Full-time technician

  • Anywhere

The South Dakota Mesonet at South Dakota State University in Brookings is looking for someone to fill a full-time technician position.


The technician will be responsible installation, maintenance, calibration and operation of the weather stations in the network.  The ideal candidate will have an undergraduate or graduate degree (natural resources, meteorology, soil science, agronomy, etc.)  The following experience is desired but not necessary:

-Campbell Scientific dataloggers and associated software

-electronics troubleshooting

-MS Office

-equipment calibration

-attention to detail

-time management

-ability to complete field work tasks (driving, digging, dealing with difficult weather, lifting, etc.) safely in somewhat remote areas across the state without supervision

-other skills that would be useful are GIS, computer networking, SDI-12 sensors, etc.


Those interested in the technician position should contact me directly.


Additionally, we are looking for a full-time web developer.  For a full description of that position and to apply, see https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu/postings/14501.