Operator Radio Telescope IRAM30M

Company Details

To the edge of the Universe

Tasks and responsibilities

  • The control, surveillance and security of the antenna and the scientific and technical instruments necessary for radio astronomical observations. Supervision of all auxiliary equipment for the proper functioning of the Observatory. Participate in the safety of personnel at the telescope and during transportation to / from the observatory. Assistance and help to the visiting and remote astronomer during the observation period.

Knowledge and qualification

  • Required qualification, superior technician as a minimum qualification in any technical specialty in accordance with the work to be carried out (electronics, telecommunications, computing). Good knowledge of written and spoken English (minimum level B1). Knowledge and use of computers. Driving license.

Salary and working conditions

  • According to company agreement. Working hours of 1.589 hours per year, in shifts of 7 days with subsequent rest period. The shifts will be rotating night and day.
    One-year contract with option to indefinite.

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