Hydrologist, GS-1315-11/12 (DEU-PERM-MAB)

US Geological Survey

Multiple Locations, Texas

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details $63,199 to $111,122 per year
Deadline Aug 27, 2019

Responsibilities

As a Hydrologist within the Texas Water Science Center, some of your specific duties will include: 

  • Leads development, construction, and calibration of groundwater-flow models using the MODFLOW code.
  • Develops project proposals or descriptions summarizing critical information relating to the objective, approach, funding, and expected results of proposed investigations.
  • Serves as a Project Chief or senior project member for groundwater hydrologic investigations by planning, conducting, and reporting on interpretive studies.
  • Authors interpretive reports of hydrologic studies and prepares hydrologic information in the form of maps, charts or graphs for inclusion in reports.
  • Attends, leads, and participates in meetings with cooperators, government agencies, private and professional organizations, and the general public to coordinate water-resources activities.
  • Operates a government vehicle as an incidental driver.

Work Environment: The work involves some degree of risk when conducting on-the-ground assessment of operations as well as exposure to moderate discomfort from such extremes of heat, cold, and inclement weather.

Physical Demands: The work requires frequent physical exertion while conducting field portions of project work and with inspection of ongoing operations, including walking over rough, rocky, or uneven terrain; lifting and carrying equipment and supplies; and wading in streams in all types of weather.

There are two vacancies which may be filled at either location. The location of this position will be determined when a selection is made. This announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies if they become available.

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Category Hydrology