Field Technician (Part time)

Job opening ID
2563

Posting title
Field Technician (Part time)

Roles and responsibilities
Estimated duration of 18 months with the potential for extension or conversion.
W2 position 
Remote work available 
Customer and contract specific training will be required and provided.


Job Description:
• Coordinate on-site logistics planning for glacial field testing of climbing IceWorm robot (including equipment transport, power supply, communications link, medical, accommodation equipment, field equipment, and other required equipment and paperwork)
• Coordinate on-site logistics planning for glacial field testing of ground penetrating radar and Dasher robots (including equipment transport, power supply, communications link, medical, accommodation equipment, field equipment, and other required equipment and paperwork)
• Arrange safety plans concurrent with National Park Service and JPL requirements
• Work with JPL task manager to file and obtain all required permits from National Park Service and other federal and international agencies as required at the field sites
• Manage on-site logistics during field test in June, 2019 and September, 2019
• Coordinate post-test paperwork, field site teardown as needed, and video/picture sharing archive


Required Skills:
• Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
• High School Diploma with 8 years of related experience
• Must have experience with glacier caves, mountain safety, field site logistics


Desired Skills:
• Ice climbing and anchor building for gear transport and robotic safety
• CPR and WOFR or similar trainings
• Public speaking
• Connections to amateur ice carving community and grottos


Number of positions
1

Location
Pasadena

State
California