Hydrologic Coordinator

Edwards Aquifer Authority
San Antonio, TX, United States
Position Type: 
Full-Time
Organization Type: 
Government
Experience Level: 
Junior (3-4 Years)
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)

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JOB SUMMARY

Performs data collection and compilation of hydrogeological data; maintains data collection equipment and systems; performs data analysis and prepares documents in support of the mission of the Edwards Aquifer Authority and Aquifer Science Research Program.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Coordinates and conducts the collection  and compilation of hydrogeological data including water quality sampling of wells, springs and streams.
  • Measures water level and performs gauging in observation wells and surface streams.
  • Coordinates scheduling and sampling activities.
  • Collects and analyzes water quality, quantity, and geologic/hydrologic data and prepares periodic data reports.
  • Organizes and maintains quality-assured hydrogeologic data.
  • Contributes to various research projects including implementing research plans, organizing field work, and preparing technical reports.
  • Assists in the operation and maintenance of scientific instrumentation and databases.
  • Provides general and technical information to the public as requested.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's degree in geology, hydrology, engineering, environmental science or related science field plus three years of relevant experience.
  • Master's degree plus one year of relevant experience.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Experience in groundwater and surface water data collection and analysis.
  • Experience working with scientific equipment.
  • Knowledge of hydrogeologic procedures and practices.
  • Must have knowledge of personal computers, word processing, spreadsheet, and database applications.
  • Some experience in using scientific software applications to assemble and present scientific data.
  • Strong oral, written, time management and organization skills required.
  • Ability to exercise initiative, independent judgment and responsibility.
  • A valid driver's license and the ability to operate a motor vehicle.