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This is a term appointment not to exceed 13 months with possible extensions up to a total of 4 years without further competition. Appointment to this position will not convey permanent status in the Federal service.
Salary: $43,683 (Step 01) to $56,790 (Step 10); NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01.
As a Physical Scientist within the Geology, Minerals, Energy and Geophysics Science Center, some of your specific duties will include:
-Scanning, georeferencing, and digitizing geologic information currently captured on analog maps.
-Compilation and synthesis of digital geologic map data.
-Production and documentation of cartographic products, graphics, and databases for publication of geologic mapping.
-Documentation of workflows and FGDC-compliant metadata.
-Establishment of procedures and methodologies to ensure compliance with the Regional Geologic Map Schema (rGeMS), a newly developed geologic map standard not yet used by our group.
Occasional travel - Overnight travel of 1-2 nights per month may be required.
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