U.S. nationals: Hydrologic Technician

U.S. Agricultural Research Service
East Wareham, MA, United States
Position Type: 
Full-Time
Organization Type: 
Government
Experience Level: 
Not Specified

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Summary

This position will be located at the University of Massachusetts Cranberry Station in East Wareham, MA and support a Research Agricultural Engineer investigating precision agricultural practices and conducting agroecosystem modeling on cranberry farms.
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Responsibilities

  • Install, maintain, and troubleshoot electronic sensors, data loggers, and precision irrigation equipment
  • Install hydrological field equipment, including monitoring wells
  • Develop and follow standard operating procedures for field and lab analyses, as well as data processing
  • Conduct field work throughout the year, sometimes in inclement weather conditions
  • Utilize electronic and computational resources to process, manage, and analyze environmental data collected in the field and laboratory