This position is responsible for applying engineering expertise and supporting the Water Resource Division (WRD), Compact Implementation Program (CIP), and the State’s compact obligations as described in Montana’s federal and tribal water compacts (85-20, MCA). This position will perform a variety of hydrological and agricultural related engineering analyses and technical duties. The incumbent will work on projects that include examining plans and performing field investigations for proposed or rehabilitated irrigation infrastructure.
The incumbent must have a team-oriented approach and be comfortable communicating with engineers, hydrologists, stakeholders, and tribal and federal partners. The position requires the incumbent to exercise considerable discretion, creativity, professional judgment, and work independently and effectively with minimal supervision.