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Job Description Summary
Performs complex (journey-level) engineering or highly complex (senior-level) hydrological work including hydrodynamic modeling and studies for the Bays and Estuaries Department in the Surface Water Division. Work involves maintaining and applying hydrologic and hydrodynamic and salinity transport models to support the evaluation of freshwater inflow needs for Texas estuaries and water planning studies for the Texas coast. Investigates, develops, and implements the use of numerical methods and data for running hydrodynamic models. Plans and participates in scientific and engineering field studies of state streams, rivers, bays, and estuaries. Attends public meetings and provides technical support to stakeholders and customers. Communicates modeling analyses and study results to general and technical audiences. May train others. Works under limited to general supervision, with considerable to moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Reports to the Manager of the Bays and Estuaries Department.
Essential Job Functions
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)