JOB OPPORTUNITIES SUPPORT RESEARCH TECHNICIAN (AQUIFER-CWP)

PUBLICATION DATE

12/01/2022

DEAD LINE FOR PAPER SUBMISSION

26/01/2022

EMAIL TO SEND THE CV

call@icra.cat

JOB POSITION DESCRIPTION

CHARACTERISTICS OF THE JOB

  • Job location:  ICRA – Catalan Institute for Water Research, Girona, Spain
  • Number of positions available: 1
  • Expected start: February 2022
  • Temporal Position. The position is for 4 Months (approximately).
  • Gross Annual Salary package: 15.000 – 19.999 € (to be determined according to the candidate’s experience, aptitudes and skills).

 

JOB PURPOSE / PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Identification of innovative practices in groundwater management in scenarios of water scarcity in the AQUIFER project – Innovative tools for the integrated management of groundwater in a context of growing scarcity of water resources.

Tasks:

Bibliographic consultation and interviews with national and international experts capable of contributing to an adequate understanding and description of the selected innovative practices. Interviews can be done face-to-face, by phone or through videoconferencing tools.

Proposal and selection of 10 innovative practices based on the practices identified by the project partners or identified through interviews.

Elaboration of a descriptive file by practice, between 6 and 10 pages each, following the attached index, in Spanish and English. The identification of the experts consulted must be included in the descriptive files, as well as the reference to other bibliographic sources.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Development, selection and description of groundwater management innovative practices as described in the tasks.

 

EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & SELECTION CRITERIA

Must Have – Required

Degree on Environmental Sciences or Chemistry.

Master on Water Resources Sciences or similar,

Experience: Academic involvement as grad student, lab work, data analysis.

Knowledge: Water chemistry issues in the environment, water management basic knowledge

Skills: Academic research, data analysis, environmental chemistry

Also required:

Spanish/Catalan, English, studies at master level

 

WORKING CONDITIONS & ENTITLEMENTS

Working conditions: Employed in compliance with Spanish legislation and regulations. Employees receive the benefits of the Spanish Social Security system covering sickness, maternity/paternity leaves and injuries at work.

International Environment: The opportunity to join a prestigious international research institution and become a member of a young and growing research group.

Continuous training in a high-quality environment.

 

HOW TO APPLY & SELECTION PROCESS

 

Documentation Submitted:

CV

Motivation letter

DNI or NIE (valid and with work permit in Spain).

 

Aplications and Deadline for applications:

Send the required documents to call@icra.cat indicating ref. “Aquifer-CWP” in the subject of the email.

The deadline to submit the required documentation is January, 26th 2022.

 

Selection process:

  • Pre-selection: will be based on CV, experience and skills
  • Interviews: Short-listed candidates will be interviewed.
  • Offered Position: Job Offer will be sent to the successful candidate after the interview.

 

In ICRA we are committed to maintaining and developing a work environment in which the values and principles of our organization are respected and equal opportunities between women and men be promoted in each of the areas in which we operate, not tolerating discrimination based on criteria such age, sex, marital status, race, ethnicity, disabilities, political leanings or sexual orientation. 

Recruitment will be carried out as provided for in Article 15 of Royal Legislative Decree 1/1995 of 24 March passing the text of the Workers' Statute Act, in accordance with the provisions of Article  2 of Royal Decree 2720/98 of 18 December (B.O.E. 8 January 1999), Act nº 12/2001 of July 9 (B.O.E. 10 July) and concordant regulations.

The principle of equality between men and women is taken into account, in accordance with Article 14 of the Spanish Constitution, the EU Directive of 9 February 1976 and the provisions of the Agreement of the Council of Ministers of March 4, 2005, passing the Plan for gender equality in the General State Administration.

Universal accessibility for persons with disabilities is taken into account, in accordance with paragraph 2 of Article 1 of Act nº 51/2003 of 2 December on equal opportunities, and 5% of vacancies are reserved provided the candidates pass the selection processes and are able to accredit disability and compatibility in performing the tasks so that we will progressively reach 2% of the total workforce.

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