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SAO Employment Opportunities

TheĀ  Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory opportunities listed below are currently open. Please apply separately for each position following the Application Procedure described in the job posting.

Please click the Posting Number for a detailed description.

Number Division/Department Job Description, Grade, Salary Range
Posting 21-10 High Energy Astrophysics Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $71,987 to $93,588 annually
Posting 21-03 Radio and Geoastronomy Program Manager, IS-0340, Grade 15; $142,615 - $172,500 per year
Posting 21-25 Radio and Geoastronomy Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11 $71,987 to $93,588 per year
Posting 21-33 High Energy Astrophysics Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $71,987 to $93,588 annually
Posting 21-39 Radio and Geoastronomy Radio Astronomer IS-1330, Grade 13 $102,601 to $133,382 per year
Posting 21-47 Atomic and Molecular Physics Physicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $71,987 to $93,588 annually
Posting 21-50 Central Engineering Staff Assistant, IS-0301, Grade 9; $59,498 - $77,346 annually
Posting 21-51 Optical and Infrared Astronomy Engineering Technician (Electronics), GS-802, Grade 11; $65,340 - $84,948 annually
Posting 21-52 Optical and Infrared Astronomy Engineering Technician (Electronics), GS-802, Grade 11; $65,340 - $84,948 annually
Posting 21-56 Atomic and Molecular Physics Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11, $71,987 to $93,588 per year
Posting 21-57 High Energy Astrophysics Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow), IS-1330, Grade 11; $71,987 to $93,588 annually
Posting 21-60 Radio and Geoastronomy Supervisory General Engineer, GS-0801, Grade 15; $132,066 - $171,686 per year
Posting 21- 40 Director's Office Public Affairs Specialist, GS-1035, Grade 14; $121,243.00 to $157,617.00
Posting 21-58 Optical and Infrared Astronomy Maintenance Worker, WG-4749, Grade 8; $23.84 to $27.81 per hour
Posting 21-59 Optical and Infrared Astronomy Maintenance Worker, WG-4749, Grade 8; $23.84 to $27.81 per hour
Posting 21-63 Radio and Geoastronomy Electronics Technician, GS-0856, Grade 11, $66,662 to $86,665 Annually
Posting 21-64 Radio and Geoastronomy Electronics Technician, GS-0856, Grade 11, $66,662 to $86,665 Annually