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WCMC Undergraduate Work Placement 2023-24

Student Assistant Coastal Process Scientist - Undergraduate Work Placement (12 months)




•Processing and Analysis

LOCATION: Wenvoe, nr. Cardiff. With travel to Welsh beaches

HOURS: Full time

CLOSING DATE: 27/01/23 17:00

SALARY: NJC Single Status Spinal Point 2 - £20,441 (* as at April 2023)

* this may change based on any agreement in 2023

*Subject to funding approval March 2023

START DATE: 01/09/2023



About the Role

The Centre has been operational since 2019 based in Wenvoe and has been tasked to strategically measure the coastline of Wales, supporting the risk management authorities with evidence-based decision making. 
The opportunity will provide experience planning, executing, quality controlling, processing and analysis of coastal surveys. Candidates will learn about strategic planning on a national level and engage stakeholders on a local level. Historic data will be compared to your own survey data for interpretation of beach monitoring. 
A balance between office and fieldwork provides a thorough understanding of data collection and processing for a positive personal improvement cycle.

*Subject to Welsh Government annual funding confirmation, annually approved in March.

How to apply 

Please download the job description and person specification below . Then send CVs to by 17:00, 27/01/23.




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