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Job Description Summary
Performs complex (journey-level) hydrological, meteorological, and earth science work and provides technical and field support for the TexMesonet program, which operates and maintains a network of earth observations stations across Texas. Work involves construction, calibration, and maintenance of stations; coordination, preparation, and execution of fieldwork; use of Geograhic Information System (GIS) applications to assist in site identification and prioritization; and developing working relationships with landowners, private contractors, university professors, and hardware vendors to facilitate station deployment and meteorological data collection. This job requires extensive travel. May train others. Works under general supervision, with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Reports to the Manager of the TexMesonet & Hydrosurvey Department within the Surface Water Division.
Essential Job Functions
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
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