Full Time Forensic Meteorologist Position

If you’re looking for an exciting career analyzing and diagnosing past severe weather, Doppler radar, dual polarization data, hailstorms, snowstorms, hurricanes and other weather events, this may be the perfect career for you. Forensic Weather Consultants, one of the most well-known weather expert firms in the country, is searching for a Full-Time Forensic Meteorologist.

 

Date posted

Oct. 15, 2021 3:45 pm

Application deadline

Nov. 15, 2021 3:45 pm

Organization

Forensic Weather Consultants, LLC

Location

  • United States

Job description

Job description: 1 or 2 Full-Time Forensic Meteorologists

Organization: Forensic Weather Consultants, LLC

Location: Albany, New York (Remote Work Will Be Considered)

If you’re looking for an exciting career analyzing and diagnosing past severe weather, Doppler radar, dual polarization data, hailstorms, snowstorms, hurricanes and other weather events, this may be the perfect career for you. Forensic Weather Consultants, one of the most well-known weather expert firms in the country, is searching for a Full-Time Forensic Meteorologist. This is the perfect long-term career opportunity for someone with a great personality and excellent analytical skills to work regular business hours alongside an energetic team of fellow meteorologists. Living in the Albany-Capital Region of New York is preferred but we will consider full-time remote work.

Job Responsibilities: -Download and plot weather data, radar images, hurricane information and storm reports.

-Analyze various Doppler radar products, surface observations, soundings, hurricane data and tornadoes to determine what weather conditions occurred at a specific time and location in the past.

-Lead phone conferences with clients and prepare detailed written reports documenting your findings.

-Give expert testimony at depositions and trials

-Work in conjunction with engineers, adjusters, attorneys, law enforcement to support their needs.

Candidates Must Meet One or More of the Following Minimum Criteria:

1. Bachelor of Science in Meteorology with a Minimum of 5-Years of Operational Experience

2. Master’s Degree in Meteorology

3. Certified Consulting Meteorologist with Forensic Experience

-Must be knowledgeable in decoding and interpreting ASOS surface observations and Soundings. -Have a strong understanding of winter storms, severe thunderstorms, hurricanes & mesoscale processes -Must be very proficient in analyzing and interpreting GR Analyst, Doppler radar and Dual Pol images

-Excellent Report-Writing and Communication Skills is a must

-Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel is required.

-Experience with Coding, Linux/Unix, NCL, NetCDF, Python, GRIB2 is a plus.

Benefits: Salary is commensurate with experience. We offer a generous 401K match and profit-sharing, paid holidays off, paid vacation time and health insurance contributions. If you are interested in being considered for this position, please send an introductory email with your C.V. to Admin@WeatherConsultants.Com. Please include your educational accomplishments, employment history, meteorological background and at least 3 professional references. No Phone Calls Please.