Hydrologist II

North Dakota Water Commission
Bismarck, ND, United States
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Advanced Degree (Master's or JD)


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Hiring Range: $4900.00 to $5300.00 per month

Summary of Work

Review groundwater permit applications in assigned areas and make recommendations to the State Engineer.

Inspect completed water projects for permit compliance and perfection.

Document, organize, analyze and interpret hydrologic data.

Provide technical advice on water resource problems and complaints.

Conduct water resource investigations and studies.

Supervise subsurface exploration group in drilling test holes and installing monitoring wells in project areas.

Minimum Qualifications

-Master of Science degree in the field of geology, hydrology, engineering, or closely related field with a hydrogeology emphasis.

-Ability to communicate with, motivate and/or change behavior of others in working toward common goals.

-Valid Class D driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications

-Extensive coursework or work experience in hydrology, hydrogeology, groundwater modeling, water resources management and regulation.

-Ability to interpret maps, hydrologic data, groundwater studies and reports.

-Ability to write scientific reports for water management decisions.

Application Procedures

Applications will ONLY be accepted online through the ND PeopleSoft System.

TTY users may use Relay North Dakota at 711 or 1-800-366-6888.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.