Come Work With Us! Morwick G360 is Looking for an Equipment Technologist

Morwick G360 is Hiring! We are looking for a dynamic and innovative person who enjoys working outdoors with their hands and varied mechanical equipment, in an environment that focuses on innovation and creative problem solving, mentoring and training of students and junior staff.

Reporting to the Director and Chief Operating Officer of Morwick G360, the Equipment Technologist plays a key role in the management of existing specialty research equipment and in the creation of new and/or improved research equipment, as well as the mentoring and training of students and staff on the use of this equipment. 

Key duties include:

  • Using your strong mechanical skills (fabrication, machining, plumbing, and electrical skills are all assets) and innovative ideas to implement designs, improve designs, build/fabricate and test components for innovative groundwater monitoring devices used both above and below ground, such as multilevel monitoring wells; work with equipment manufacturers and other Morwick G360 staff to create new parts/equipment to solve research challenges, troubleshoot equipment malfunctions and/or design flaws, and work with piping and tubing, pumps, and flow meters and a variety of connective parts – ~40%;
  • Utilizing your ability to make things happen in the field to organize and successfully conduct / oversee field work, which includes but is not limited to multilevel well component inventory control and component procurement, multilevel well installations, geophysical logging, water level measurements, rock core sampling, groundwater and gas sampling – 30%;
  • Organizing field data, documenting and inputting into electronic data systems, QA/QC’ing data and preparing raw data outline in figures and tables -10%;
  • Communicating with faculty, Morwick G360 Project Managers and team members regarding activities, data and results as required – 10%
  • Performing equipment and field installation maintenance, and working with other Morwick G360 personnel to develop and implement design improvements for hydrogeological and geophysical tools and methods – 10%

Requirements of the position include: 

  • High school diploma with trade certification(s); college or university degree is preferred, with a focus in these topic areas: drilling, mechanical, geological, environmental science or civil engineering, hydrogeology
  • Experience working with your hands is required
  • Experience working with varied mechanical equipment is required
  • Certified Well Technician license is an asset (obtaining post-hiring an option)
  • Experience working in a research environment is an asset

The deadline to apply is February 7th. If the position sounds like a good fit for you, learn more and submit your application via the University of Guelph Careers webpage.

Groundwater Focused Job Opportunity with UNESCO

Happy new year from Morwick G360! We’d like to share an opportunity that came to our attention this week with UNESCO (Groundwater Section). The position is for a project officer, based in Paris, with an application deadline of January 17th, 2022. For more details or to apply, please follow the link below:

https://careers.unesco.org/job/Paris-Project-Officer/737419502/

We’re Hiring!

Looking for a great place to work? Morwick G360 has two positions open right now! You can find application instructions and full details about the positions at the links below. Apply now!

  1. Groundwater Research Data Administrator: This role is ideal for graduates with a degree in science or engineering who have experience working with groundwater or other environmental datasets from field sites and laboratories. This position is an excellent opportunity to advance your skills in several widely used data management, processing, and visualization software tools and technologies that are highly relevant to industry, academia, and the public sector. Learn more about the position and how you can apply here. Application Deadline is August 11, 2021.

  1. Junior Digital Education Coordinator: In this role, you will support the Groundwater Project, a non-profit organization based within and administratively supported by Morwick G360 at the University of Guelph. The project is committed to providing accessible, engaging, high-quality, educational materials, free-of-charge online in many languages, to all who want to learn about groundwater, and how groundwater relates to and sustains ecological systems and humanity. To meet the requirements of the Federal Government Youth Employment Program which is providing funding for this job, the applicant must be 30 or under and either a Permanent Resident of Canada, a Canadian Citizen, or have refugee status. Learn more about the position and how you can apply here. Application Deadline is August 9, 2021.