U.S. nationals: Hydrologist

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Baltimore, MD, US


As a Hydrologist within the MD-DE-DC Water Science Center, some of your specific duties will include:

  • Plans, directs and/or carries out complex scientific studies or significant components of very large studies or significant components of very large studies that describe and interpret hydrologic conditions.
  • Prepares investigative project proposals and develops work plans and protocols; serves as principal contact with cooperating agencies in the identification, design, planning and conduct of water-resources investigations.
  • Writes clear, timely and authoritative interpretive technical articles and reports that document the objectives, scope, approach, results and conclusions of water-resources investigations or selected elements of such investigations.
  • Serves as consultant and advisor to supervisors and other scientists of the office on matters pertaining to specialized knowledge.