Welcome to the Carnegie Observatories Application Submission System

Below you will find a table with the open positions we are currently trying to fill. Click on the link corresponding to the position in which you are interested and you will be taken to the job description and a link to submit your application. If you have any inquiries, please feel free to contact us.

Title Description
LCO Telescope and Instrument Operator The Las Campanas Observatory (LCO) of the Carnegie Institution for Science Observatories - a world-class astronomical institution - has an opening for a telescope and instrument operator (TIO) position to work on the du Pont 2.5 m telescope.
Magellan Telescope Operator Las Campanas Observatory (LCO of the Carnegie Institution for Science Observatories) has an opening for a telescope operator position to work on the two 6,5 meter Magellan telescopes.
Opto Mechanical Engineer Las Campanas Observatory (LCO), of the Carnegie Institution for Science Observatories - a world-class astronomical institution - is seeking an individual with engineering experience working with telescopes and optics for the position of Opto Mechanical Engineer for the twin 6.5-meter Magellan telescopes.
Postdoctoral Fellowship Program The Carnegie Fellowship, Carnegie-Princeton Fellowship, Carnegie Origins Fellowship and Carnegie Fellowship in Theoretical Astrophysics are all available for the Fall 2020 season.
Postdoctoral Research Associate The Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science invites applications for a postdoctoral associate position working with the Carnegie-LCO Galaxies at the Highest Redshift Project (CGHR) to begin September 1, 2019, or earlier. This is a fulltime position based at the Las Campanas Observatory (LCO) in Chile.
Telescope Mechanical Engineer Las Campanas Observatory (LCO), of the Carnegie Institution for Science Observatories - a world-class astronomical institution - is seeking an individual with engineering experience working with telescopes and optics for the position of Telescope Engineer for the twin 6.5-meter Magellan telescopes.