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GS-09: $58,585 (Step 01) to $76,160 (Step 10);
GS-11: $70,883 (Step 01) to $92,153 (Step 10);
NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01
As a Geologist within the Geologic Hazards Science Center, some of your specific duties will include:
- Conducting landslide and debris-flow hazard assessment;
- Collecting and analyzing field data, remote sensing information, and eyewitness accounts of landslide and debris-flow activity;
- Evaluating the triggering conditions of landslides and debris flows and develop criteria to support advanced warning of slope failures; and,
- Coordinating the collection of landslide data from USGS partners, including State Geological Surveys, the National Weather Service, U.S. Forest Service, and other Department of Interior bureaus.
Field work may involve encounters with dangerous fauna and flora, and other wilderness dangers. International field work may be conducted in culturally hostile areas
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel occasionally for this position.
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