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    Summary

    This position is located in the National Weather Service (NWS), National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP), Weather Prediction Center (WPC).

    If you are selected for a position with further promotion potential, you may be non-competitively promoted if you perform successfully and if recommended by management.

    *A one year probationary period may be required.

    *Payment of relocation expenses is not authorized.

    *This position is in the bargaining unit.

    NOTES:
    *This vacancy may be used to fill other Meteorologist (Intern), GS-1340-05/07/09 FPL 11 positions throughout NOAA. The position must be alike (e.g.: within the same geographic locations, same grade/band requires the same qualifications as indicated in this vacancy announcement).

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    Responsibilities

    As a Meteorologist (Intern), you will perform the following duties:

    • Interpret and analyze the effects of surface and upper-air data and other hydro meteorological phenomena to assist with developing weather, water, and climate forecasts and products.
    • Observe and record atmospheric conditions to support office operations.
    • Operate hydrometeorological processing systems including N-AWIPS and AWIPS.
    • Operate communications systems to provide assistance with public outreach and weather briefings to a variety of customers.
    • Support and participate in studies, storm summaries, and tropical, public, winter weather, and hydrologic programs.
    • Collaborate with WFOs, RFCs, and other National Centers, and alert national partners and the general public of hazardous weather situations such as winter storms and heavy rainfall, including rainfall from landfalling hurricanes by issuing forecasts and outlooks in accordance with procedures.
    These duties are described at the GS-09 level, the GS-05 and GS-07 are developmental leading to such performance.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel may be required for training.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All qualified United States Citizens or Nationals.

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  • Job family (Series)

    1340 Meteorology

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/493902600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.