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    This position is located on the Snow Survey Staff of the NRCS State Office, under the supervision of the State Snow Survey Supervisory Hydrologist. The incumbent serves as a hydrologist in the Oregon Snow Survey program, assisting in the complete range of snow survey and water forecast activities conducted within the state by the Natural Resources Conservation Service.

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    • Responsible for the collection, quality control (QC), data entry, and annual archive of hydro?meteorological data within the boundaries of the Oregon, parts of California and Washington jurisdiction.
    • Provides technical assistance to the snow survey staff in data collection, data entry, verification, quality control, processing and archival.
    • Monitors Snow Telemetry (SNOTEL) site performance and data quality to assist in establishing maintenance work loads and setting priorities.
    • Performs snow surveys by helicopter, on snow machine, and on foot.
    • Assists in the preparation of the Water Supply Outlook Report (WSOR), Surface Water Supply Index (SWSI) and other products on a monthly basis through the winter and spring.

    Travel Required

    50% or less - You will be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1315 Hydrology

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