Department: Kansas Geological Survey
Position Title: Temporary Worker - UPS
Working Title: Temporary Programmer
Position Number: 00065768
Exploration Services develops and uses several techniques to provide information about the subsurface, working to come up with less expensive, less invasive methods of providing images of the underground. This includes innovative methods of high resolution shallow seismic reflection and surface wave. The section also provides drilling in support of water, petroleum, and basic subsurface research. An active program in the maintenance and rehabilitation of wells drilled by the Kansas Geological Survey is also part of this section.
This section also runs a program designed to monitor changes and identify regional trends in the High Plains, Dakota, and alluvial aquifers. The Water Well Project annually measures about 1,380 wells in 47 central and western Kansas counties.
In addition, as part of their work, this section has developed WinSeis and SurfSeis software for processing data generated by seismic reflection and for monitoring wells in Kansas.
Qualifications will be evaluated by the content and quality of the written application materials. Oral communication skills will be evaluated by an interview and by reference checks.
Salary Range: $22.75 per hour
FTE: 1.00, Temporary
Contact Information for Applicants: Annette Delaney, firstname.lastname@example.org, PH: (785) 864-2152.
First Review of Applications begins January 15 and will remain open until filled.
Specific Application Instructions for this Position:
Apply online at http://employment.ku.edu/jobs/4283
Complete the online application and upload the following as one PDF document:
A complete application will consist of all items above; incomplete applications will not be considered.
Conditions of Employment
Temporary employees are not allowed to work more than 999 hours in a calendar year. Non-Exempt (hourly) temporary employees are not eligible for compensatory time, if they work over the 40 hours a week threshold, they are to be paid overtime. (All hours count towards the 999 hours limit.) Time on a temporary position does not count towards length of service for the State of Kansas or KU. Temporary positions are eligible for certain voluntary benefits, click here for more information.
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