**Organization and Job ID**
Job ID: 309024
Directorate: Energy & Environment
Division: Earth Systems Science
The candidate for this position will actively participate in interdisciplinary projects to study the environmental impact of renewable energy systems such as conventional hydropower, marine and hydrokinetic energy, and wind power. includes experimental design, digital signal acquisition in laboratory and field settings, data processing and analysis, and assisting with journal article and report writing.
Candidates must have received a Master's degree within the past 24 months or within the next 8 months from an accredited college or university. Minimum overall GPA of 3.0 required.
Candidates must have received a Master in mechanical engineering, civil or environmental engineering, physical oceanography, or a related field.
The candidate must have demonstrated experience with digital signal acquisition and processing, surface water instrumentation and data acquisition, or acoustic instrument and measurements. The candidate must have experience with analysis and visualization tools (e.g., MATLAB; Tecplot; Excel). In addition, the successful candidate will be able to work well in a team setting; will exhibit a strong work ethic; will be self-motivated; and will place a high value on data quality and accuracy.
Experience with autonomous vehicles for underwater, surface, and aerial measurements related to the environment and animal life is preferred.
Knowledge of underwater acoustic or hydroacoustics and good publication record will be a plus.
3.50 GPA or higher preferred.
**Equal Employment Opportunity**
Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at jobs.pnnl.gov.
_Directorate:_ _Energy & Environment_
_Job Category:_ _Post-Graduates and Post-Docs_
_Opening Date:_ _2019-03-01_
_Closing Date:_ _2019-03-30_
Associated topics: biodiversity, conservation, environment, environmental, environmental science, epa, farm, waste, water monitoring, wetlands