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St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center Employment Opportunities

The Center's research programs have a primary focus of investigating processes related to coastal and marine environments and societal implications related to natural hazards, resource sustainability, and environmental change.

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center (SPCMSC) is dedicated to developing a diverse scientific community through equal employment opportunity (EEO), honoring others' experience, perspective, and unique identity, and employment decisions made in accordance with merit system principles contained in 5 U.S.C § 2301 and in observation of DOI Prohibited Personnel Practices.


Employment Opportunities


Physical Scientist (GS-07/09)

Responsibilities of this position are to collect and analyze sediment samples; participate in coordination of geophysical survey systems and equipment deployment; participate in field work; maintain and operate small boats; perform dive operations for marine scientific studies; maintain and deploy systems and instruments used in data collection.

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