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    Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.

    We expect to fill two (2) vacancies at this time; however, additional positions may be filled from this announcement if
    they become available.

    Note: One Hydrologist position will be recruited for the Field Office Resources Staff and one Hydrologist position will be recruited for the Oil & Gas Permitting Team.

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    Duties include but are not limited to the following:

    • Plans and coordinates projects involving the analysis and evaluation of stream flow and transport of sediment/pollutants in stream channels, calibrating hydrologic models to generate information on channel behavior and land use patterns.
    • Serves as the point of contact on all hydrologic and water resources issues.
    • Engages in negotiations for agreements on the use of Federally owned water resources, recommending actions to the District Manager and providing support to other programs for water developments on public land.
    • Provides technical advice on water rights applications and claims, meeting with other BLM personnel, state and local government officials, other Federal agency personnel, tribal councils, and members of the general public.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Travel is required to attend trainings, conferences, workshops, and field visits.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1315 Hydrology

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