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    Salary: $74,596.00 (Step 01) to $96,978.00 (Step 10); NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01. 

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    As a Research Oceanographer within the Woods Hole Coastal & Marine Science Center, some of your specific duties will include:

    • Serves as a member of the Woods Hole Coastal & Marine Science Center, Sediment Transport Group. This is a multi-disciplinary team of scientist, engineers, and seagoing support personnel working on coastal and estuarine research issues that advance the goals of the USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program.
    • Configures and runs numerical simulations using a variety of oceanic, wave and sediment transport models, and develops new techniques and algorithms as needed to advance group research goals.
    • Develops and applies workflows for processing observational and modeled ocean data, including search, access, analysis and visualization, developing new techniques needed to advance group research goals.
    • Works with other group scientists, develops project proposals, publications, and presentations that summarize critical information and products that support group research goals.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Average 2 nights per month.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1360 Oceanography

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