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    Summary

    Monster Government Solutions (MGS) will be performing scheduled maintenance between Thursday, March 5th at 12:01 a.m. ET and Thursday, March 5th at 11:59 p.m. ET; Friday, March 13th at 12:01 a.m. ET and Friday, March 13th at 6:00 a.m. ET; and Saturday, March 14th at 12:01 a.m. ET and Sunday, March 15th at 6:00 p.m. ET. You may not be able to complete the application process during this time.

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    Responsibilities

    This position is located in the National Weather Service (NWS), Office of Water Prediction (OWP) with two vacancies in Tuscaloosa, AL.

    As a Hydrologist, you will be performing the following duties:

    • Perform daily hydrologic forecast functions, including short-range forecasting during high water and flood events, stage forecasts, daily forecasts, and river velocity forecasts.
    • Collect, analyze, disseminate, and manage networks of basic water resource data such as information on reservoir and lake storage, groundwater levels, and surface and groundwater quality.
    • Develop, modify, and utilize applicable state-of-the-art computer hardware and software components in the preparation of studies of hydrological events and problems.
    • Lead briefings for senior leaders, core partners, and other federal agencies about routine and high impact weather events.

    These duties are described at the full performance level of the GS-12; the GS-07, GS-09, and GS-11 are developmental, leading to such performance.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Up to 10% of domestic travel may be required.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12 - 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.

  • Job family (Series)

    1315 Hydrology

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/561115200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.