Multiple Meteorologists needed. Jump on-board today!


ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY – Fleetweather is a  technology company with a new state of the art office in the Hudson Valley of New York. We are expanding and are looking to fill multiple open positions for Meteorologists with start dates 01 January 2020. Recent and upcoming December 2019 graduates are encouraged to apply. We have a robust career development plan linked to professional accreditation and a fast track to higher-level positions. Since Weather is a 24/7 hour business you will be working in shifts, including weekends, evenings and nights on a "3 days on 3 days off" watch system. We are looking for people who enjoy working together with a team of energetic, innovative and creative colleagues. Do you want to learn global weather patterns and keep ships safe at sea? Do you want to work in a team environment with lots of opportunities for training and professional development? Plus 18 days annual leave? Then jump on-board!


Meteorological Technician (multiple openings start date 01 January 2020)

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor of Science in Meteorology

  • High attention to detail

  • Strong critical thinking skills

  • Strong math skills

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • Team player

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong understanding of global geography with an emphasis on ocean basins and shipping ports

  • Ability to efficiently locate and plot latitude/longitude points across the globe

  • Eager to learn and develop a career in the maritime industry

  • Shift work including weekends/holidays.

DUTIES INCLUDE:

  • Review, evaluate, quality control and enter vessel data provided by ship captains from all around the world

  • Communicate with vessel captains regarding their vessel data and routing/forecast decisions

  • Work with proprietary software to track vessel data along oceanic voyages

  • Heavy use of software applications and the Internet

  • Ability to work under time constraints and stay focused and sharp

  • Providing superior customer service to clients worldwide

  • Training on marine forecasting and learning of global weather patterns

  • Training on preparing route recommendations and forecasts for vessels worldwide

  • Professional development to advance into further Marine Forecaster positions quickly

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