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One (1) Science Research Specialist I


Place of Assignment: Seismic and tsunami Network Operations of the Seismological Observation and Earthquake Prediction Division - Tagaytay Seismic Station


Plantilla Item No.: PIVSB-SRAS1-26-1998

Salary Grade: 13

Monthly salary: P 31, 320.00

Eligibility: Career Service(Professional) / Second Level Eligibility


Education: Bachelor's Degree relevant to the job


Training: None required

Experience: None required


Brief Description of the Position:
- Act as the Officer-in-Charge of the PHIVOLCS Tagaytay Nirror Station for Earthquake and Tsunami Monitoring (PTMSET)
- Ensure the 24/7 uptime of Tagaytay Seismic Station and assist in its data interpretation and analyses for timely issuance of accurate Earthquake Information (EQInfo) and Earthquake Catalogue
- Ensure the complete gathering and receipt of the 24-hour data recorded from all Luzon seismic stations including other earthquake and tsunami-related information
- Assisst in the operations, maintenance and repairs of earthquake and tsunami stations within Tagaytay's area of responsibility
- Participate in the daily monitoring of earthquake and tsunami
- Deal with the conscientious handling, processing and provision of earthquake and tsunami monitoring, warning and advisory
- Assist in the design, modification and fabrication of monitoring instruments, accesories and other necessary module
- Act as resource person for lectures/meetings and media interviews
- Write technical, data and activity reports submitted to direct supervisors of to the Director


Competency(if applicable):
- Analytical Thinking and Problem Solving
- Attention to Details
- Instrumentation
- Monitoring and Evaluation
- Operations Management
- Project Management
- Technical Knowledge and Skills (Expertise in Seismology)


Interested and qualified applicants should signify their interest in writing. Attach the following documents to the application letter and send to the address below not later than April 30, 2024.


a. Application letter addressed to:
   Teresito C. Bacolcol
   Director, PHIVOLCS
   PHIVOLCS Bldg., C.P. Garcia Ave., U.P. Campus, Diliman, Quezon City
b. Fully accomplished Personal Data Sheet (PDS) with recent passport-sized picture (CS Form No. 212, Revised 2017) and Work Experience Sheet which can be downloaded at;
c. Performance rating in the last rating period (if applicable);
d. Photocopy of certificate of eligibility/rating/license; and
e. Photocopy of Transcript of Records


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As an advocate of the Equal Employment Opportunity Principle (EEOP), the DOST-PHIVOLCS encourages and welcomes all applicants regardless of age, religion, political affiliation including persons with disability, members of indigenous communities, and those from any sexual orientation and gender identities.