Hydrologic Technician, GS-1316-05, AS-Term

US Geological Survey Pembroke, New Hampshire
Job Type Seasonal / temporary
Deadline Jun 18, 2019


This position is with the U.S. Geological Survey, New England Water Science Center, located in Pembroke, New Hampshire.  The individual selected for the position will have the following responsibilities:  

--Making stream discharge measurements using various techniques, equipment, and protocols that will aide in the development and refinement of ratings and shifts.

--Operating and maintaining gaging equipment and electronic recorders and sensors, keeping detailed notes and site sketches that will aide in the computation of surface water records.

--Establishing and maintaining altitude measuring points and completing assigned work within established deadlines.

--Effectively interacting and communicating with colleagues and the public in a positive oral and written manner.

--Using a computer to execute data entry processes, to review real-time data via World Wide Web, and to communicate with electronic data loggers, sensors, and field equipment.

--Operating a government motor vehicle as an incidental driver.

Physical Requirements:  The work requires some physical exertion such as long periods of standing; walking over rough, uneven, or rocky surfaces; recurring bending, crouching, stooping, stretching, reaching, or similar activity; or recurring lifting of moderately heavy items weighing less than 23 kilograms (under 50 pounds) such as lifting and carrying stream gauging weights, data collection and monitoring devices, or sample trays.

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Category Hydrology