U.S. nationals: Lead Hydrologist

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Chanhassen, MN, United States
Position Type: 
Full-Time
Organization Type: 
Government
Experience Level: 
Not Specified

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Summary

This position is located in the National Weather Service (NWS), River Forecast Center (RFC), with one vacancy located in Chanhassen, MN.
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Responsibilities

As a Lead Hydrologist, you will perform the following duties:

  • Perform lead Hydrologic forecast functions in the day-to-day hydrologic operations of the River Forecast Center (RFC) including both real- and non-real time operations, with the latter supporting procedure development activities critical to the enhancement, implementation and maintenance of the forecast system technology.
  • Perform routine daily short-range forecast operations before and during high water and flood episodes and long-range water resources forecast operations.
  • Analyze incoming real time hydrologic data for consistency and process it into an operational hydrologic modeling system.
  • Provide on-the-job advice and training on daily forecast operations to Hydrologic Forecasters, Hydrologic Interns, and Hydrometeorological Analysis and Support Forecaster (HAS) Forecasters.