U.S. nationals: Supervisory Hydrologist

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Lincoln, NE, US


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Salary: $91,231.00 (Step 01) to $118,603.00 (Step 10);
NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01.

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

  • Plans work and sets priorities for completion of work based on difficulty of work and capability of employees. Keeps employees informed of work objectives and personnel policies.
  • Supervises and directs interpretive water resources studies and the preparation of related reports. Supervises 15-18 hydrologists, hydrologic technicians, and students.
  • Maintains liaisons with and coordinates the scheduling of project activities and technical standards with State agencies. Responsible for the administrative function of the Hydrologic Studies Section.
  • Participates personally in the complex aspects of water quality, hydrogeologic, and other selected interdisciplinary investigations.
  • Serves as consultant and expert advisor to various Federal, State, county and local agencies having water-related problems. Serves as consultant and advisor to District Chief on all phases of hydrologic studies.
  • Operates a motor vehicle as an incidental driver.