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Financial Services Analyst

  • Position based at UC Santa Cruz
  • Full-time

Involves the processing and servicing of a variety of operational and financial transactions and services. Includes cashiering, accounts receivable, recharge billing, travel / entertainment, gift accounting, collections, data collection and data entry, analysis, review and control, customer servicing, and reporting.

Job Number:  1707430
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  • Position is open until filled; initial review of application materials will begin on: 09-14-2017

Business Services Analyst

  • Position based at UC Santa Cruz
  • Full-time

Under the general supervision of the Assistant Director of Operations and Administration, the incumbent performs a wide variety of administrative support for UC Observatories. Supporting the business office, staff, faculty, researchers, telescope staff and support facilities at Lick Observatory on Mount Hamilton and UC Santa Cruz campus.

Job Number:  1707249
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  • Position is open until filled; initial review of application materials will begin on: 06-26-2017

Physical Plant Mechanic

  • Position based at Lick Observatory
  • Part-time

Under the supervision of the Physical Plant Manager, the incumbent will inspect, maintain, repair and install heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment.

Job Number: 1707247
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  • Position is open until filled; initial review of application materials will begin on: 07-23-2017

Public Programs Assistant

  • Position based at Lick Observatory
  • Limited/Temporary

Under supervision of the Lick Observatory Support Astronomer/Specialist, the incumbent(s) will work individually or as part of a group in preparation for the public programs at Lick Observatory, located 23 miles southeast of San Jose at 4,200 feet elevation.

Job Number: 1707006
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  • Position is open until filled; initial review of application materials will begin on: 03-01-2017

Gift Shop Guide

  • Position based at Lick Observatory
  • Limited/Temporary

Under supervision of the Visitor Services Supervisor, the incumbent performs guide tours and gift shop attendant duties at the Mount Hamilton Observing Station Visitors Center, located about 20 miles southeast of San Jose at 4,200 feet elevation. The Visitors Center is open to the public year-round and receives approximately 30,000 visitors per year.

Job Number: 1706969
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  • Position is open until filled; initial review of application materials will begin on: 02-14-2017

Principal Telescope Technician

  • Position based at Lick Observatory
  • Full-time

Under direction of the Superintendent of Mechanical Shops, the incumbent performs duties in support of astronomical research at the Lick Observatory, Mt. Hamilton. The incumbent independently plans and executes a safe and efficient night program at the Shane Telescope to assist astronomers and/or researchers in accomplishing their goals. The incumbent independently operates the 120-inch Shane Telescope and all technical aspects of scientific observations, including electronic, electrical and mechanical problem solving.

Job Number: 1606881
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  • Position is open until filled; initial review of application materials will begin on: 01-04-2017

Support Astronomer

  • Position based at Lick Observatory
  • Full Time

Under the direction of the Associate Director for Lick Observatory, the incumbent's responsibilities include: Technical instrumentation instruction assistance and scientific guidance to observers on Lick instrumentation, both in person and remotely; night-time systems operation (e.g. Adaptive Optics) circa 50-80 nights per year; monitor, optimize, trouble-shoot, document and maintain, plus on-call recovery/repair of, instrumentation; install, and commission new equipment; support and execute observing programs upon request/delegation (...). View the job flyer here.

Job Number: JPF00370-17T
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  • Position is open until filled; next review date: 01-30-2017