This position is located in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Ocean Service (NOS), Center for Operational Ocean Products and Services (CO-OPS), Oceanographic Divisions, Coastal Hazards Branch with one vacancy in Silver Spring, MD.
This position is also announced under vacancy number NOS-COOPS-2021-0009, which is open to Status Candidates. You must apply to both announcements if you want to be considered for both.Learn more about this agency
As an Oceanographer, you will perform the following duties:
- Conduct applied research and analyze oceanographic observations and predictive model data to understand relative sea level rise and coastal inundation in an operational environment.
- Generate routine and specialized oceanographic products derived from data sets that meet core user needs for total water level outlooks and inundation mapping to support climate and coastal resilience.
- Participate on and lead assigned teams or projects related to physical and operational oceanographic projects, applications and products in support of water level, current, wave observation, modeling and prediction activities.
- Write technical reports and Standard Operating Procedures and provide presentations that communicate scientific information to internal and external stakeholders.
Occasional travel - Up to 5% of domestic travel may be required for this position.
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