Human Resources

HR Happenings

2019 Open Enrollment 10/31 - 11/16

The Human Resources Benefits team is happy to announce that this year’s Open Enrollment period will be held from Wednesday, October 31 through Friday, November 16, 2018. As in previous years, all benefit elections will be made using the Employee Online portal, which is accessible from any internet connection (VPN access is not required!). If you do not enroll by November 16, 2018 you will be deemed to have elected “No Coverage” for all benefits beginning January 1, 2019.


Emergency Room Alternatives

You should always go the nearest emergency room in a life-threatening situation. But, in certain circumstances, including urgent care, you have options that save you time and money. Click HERE to learn about emergency room alternatives that could save you a lot of time and money!”

Well Connection

Do you know about Well Connection (formally know as Telehealth)? 

If you are an active employee and are enrolled in a WHOI medical plan you should! 

Click here to learn more.

Jobs at WHOI

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Our Mission

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is dedicated to research and education to advance understanding of the ocean and its interaction with the Earth system, and to communicating this understanding for the benefit of society.

Total Rewards

To achieve its overall mission, an integral part of WHOI’s strategy is to attract, recruit, and retain a world-class staff, representing a diversity of people, backgrounds and ideas.  To that end, we are driven to provide a total rewards package that supports these initiatives and complements WHOI’s culture and values.

What are total rewards?
Simply put, total rewards is the monetary and non-monetary return provided to employees of WHOI in exchange for their time, talents, efforts and results.  It involves these key elements: compensation, benefits, work-life, performance and recognition, and development and career opportunities.

Career Opportunities

We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities at WHOI. To learn about the different opportunities please click on the links below.

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» Scientific & Postdoctoral
» Engineering
» Research
» Information Systems
» Facilities
» Administrative
» Marine
» Current Employees

Employee Resources

Information for current and new employees including policies, career advancement resources, administrative tools, and much more.

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» All Employees
» New Employees
» Supervisors
» Foreign Nationals
» Employee Online

Last updated: October 31, 2018