[Blueboard] Job Opening For A Project Research Assistant - Part Time

salve at observatory.ph salve at observatory.ph
Thu May 21 10:55:53 PHT 2009

Company Name:  Manila Observatory

Company Profile:  The Manila Observatory (MO) is a scientific research
institution established in 1865, by the Jesuit mission in the Philippines.  By
then, it was already engaged in pre-disaster science doing atmospheric studies,
weather and earthquake observations until it became the official institution for
weather forecasting and later, the Philippine Weather Bureau.  At the turn of
the 21st century, the Institute finds itself addressing new challenges on the
global concern for environment and development.  With a continuing focus on
pre-disaster science that impacts directly on man's well being.  MO undertakes
research in the areas of climate change, urban air quality, and disaster risk
reduction and management.

Project Title:  Focal Mechanism Research Project

Job Position:  Project Research Assistant-Part Time


Collection, processing and encoding of data on seismology
Analysis of focal mechanism or fault plane solution and seismograms
Assist in the integration and packaging of research studies/project reports
Networking with appropriate agencies, both public and private


College graduate preferably in the fields of  Natural Science or Engineering
preferably, with physics and math background
No required related experience
Knowledge of computer programming
Proficient with MS Office or similar suites
Proficient in oral and written communication skills
Good interpersonal skills and a team worker
Keen interest in earth sciences
Ability to calibrate and  maintain scientific instruments or equipment

Interested candidates are invited to personally submit a letter of application
with resume, transcript of records and recent passport size photograph, on or
before 29 May 2009 at the Human Resource Office, Manila Observatory, Ateneo de
Manila Campus, Loyola Heights, Quezon City.  Or you may also get in touch with
us through e-mail address: hr at observatory.ph

For more information about the company, you can visit our website: 

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