The Smart Watershed Field Technician will work as part of a core technical support team of the Global Water Futures (GWF) program. The University of Waterloo core technical team will include a Remote Sensing Scientist, a Sensors Network Technician, a Water Quality and Aquatic Ecosystems Technician, a Smart Watershed Field Technician, and a Smart Watershed Laboratory Technician. It will bring together the necessary expertise and capacity to fully implement "smart", interoperable water and watershed monitoring approaches, including linking "live" data streams with legacy data associated with relevant GWF projects.
Global Water Futures: Solutions to Water Threats in an Era of Global Change is a collaborative initiative between multiple Canadian universities and partner organizations. The research program is led by the University of Saskatchewan and is funded in part by a $77.8-million grant from the Canada First Excellence Research Fund. GWF aims to deliver risk management solutions for water resources and services - informed by leading edge water science and supported by innovative decision-making tools - in Canada and throughout the cold regions of the world.
This role is contingent on funding
Interact with or use machining equipment to construct and modify innovative monitoring equipment and instrumentation.
Data Network Support