Full Time/Part Time
As a surface water hydrologist with the North Dakota Department of Water Resources, you will have an impact on the sustainable management of surface water resources, in an environment that provides many opportunities to learn using robust datasets and technology. The management of water rights requires an interdisciplinary approach of water policy, science, and data management. Hydrologist duties include: Manage surface water permits and applications in an assigned area and make recommendations to the Department of Water Resources Director and State Engineer. Document, organize, analyze, and interpret hydrologic data. Provide technical advice on surface water resource problems. Conduct surface water resource investigations and studies. Measure and record stream and river discharges. Work with local, state, and federal agencies on water resource issues.
Bachelor of Science degree in engineering, earth sciences, environmental sciences, or closely related field.
A Master of Science degree in engineering, earth sciences, environmental sciences, or closely related field. Courses or work experience in hydrology, surface water management, or water resource management program. Knowledge of North Dakota water law. Knowledge of the water resource planning and management authorities and responsibilities of state and federal agencies and local units of government. Ability to interpret maps, hydrologic data, water resource studies, and reports. Ability to communicate effectively verbally, in writing, and through public speaking and presentations.
770 Application Procedures
Applications will ONLY be accepted online through the ND PeopleSoft System. State of ND employees should access the announcement and application by signing into their ND PeopleSoft account at: https://www.cnd.nd.gov/psp/strp/?cmd=login, clicking on "my Career," and selecting "Careers" in the drop down menu. Applicants who are not employees of the State of North Dakota can access the announcement and application by visiting: www.nd.gov/careers Application materials must reach this office by 11:59 pm on the closing date. In addition to the online application, applicants should upload the following documents: Resume; Cover letter (addressed to Human Resources Division); Copy of college transcripts; and The name, address, and phone number of three (3) professional references (no letters of reference please). For more Team ND benefit information, Please see. https://www.nd.gov/omb/public/careers/team-nd-benefits Application materials will be scored based on a 100 point job related personnel system. Applications should include information which directly addresses how the applicant meets the minimum qualifications and . It is very important to be thorough and detailed on all application materials. Applicants who experience difficulties during the application process should contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 701.328.3290. North Dakota Department of Water Resources does not provide sponsorships. For questions regarding this position's duties or requirements, please contact John Brintnell 701.328.2751 or email@example.com.TTY users may use Relay North Dakota at 711 or 1-800-366-6888.
Equal Opportunity Employer
The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. Sect. 23-12-10.