CONTROL SYSTEMS RESEARCH, INC.
Job Title: Weather Observer
Location: Naval Air Station Lemoore, CA
Job Posting ID : JA-13-004
Control Systems Research, Inc. is taking applications for a part-time Weather Observer. The ad will remain open until filled. The position is projected to begin immediately.
Candidates must meet the following requirements:
Must be a U.S. Citizen
Must have at least two years experience in observing
Prior observation certification with the Department of Defense (DoD), Federal Aviation Administration, or National Weather Service, including two years experience in observing, taking recording, encoding, and disseminating surface weather observations using the Meteorological Aviation Routing Weather Report (METAR) code
Must have completed DoD training program for weather observing or an equivalent National Weather Service program
Experience with the Automated Surface Observing System (ASOS) observing system preferred
Performs Meteorological Weather Watch, taking, evaluating, recording, encoding, and disseminating surface weather observations
Operates Pilot-to-Metro and NOAA Alert Weather Radios
Monitors radar and satellite imagery, and locally disseminates centrally produced Weather Warnings
Receives and disseminates PIREPS locally and longline.
Operations includes nights, weekends, and holidays
Hourly pay begins at $22.87. An additional amount is earned for health and welfare benefits. Night differential is compounded to base pay. Extra pay is included for holidays worked. Duties may include occasional overtime. The available shifts and hours according to the current schedule are as follows: Hours per week ranges from 14 to 27, various shifts.
Additional Comments: Candidates having active clearances or recent background checks will be given preferential treatment.
This site is subject to a Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Control Systems Research, Inc. offers a challenging environment, competitive salaries, and comprehensive benefits. As an applicant for this position you may be subject to a Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements. This job advertisement will remain open until filled and the position is available immediately. If you have applied for other CSR positions please resubmit your resume. Qualified applicants should forward a resume via email to firstname.lastname@example.org using reference code JA-13-004 as the subject of the email.