We are excited to announce an opening for an Assistant Director of Hydrologic Studies in our Raleigh, NC office. We are seeking an experienced scientist to supervise a team of scientists conducting research and applied science in groundwater and surface-water hydrology, water quality, and related geoscience fields to address needs at local, regional, and national levels.
Leads and mentors staff to promote scientific expertise and career advancement
Ensures that project proposals, workplans, budgets, and scientific products are technically and fiscally sound, timely, and in compliance with policies
Works with staff and other supervisors to complete project work effectively and with senior managers to foster a positive and rewarding team environment
Promotes and maintains close working relationships with state, local, and other Federal agencies to advance scientific understanding and management of water resources through collaborative studies
Raleigh is a modern city with Southern charm and ample amenities, including:
Outstanding schools, medical facilities, recreation, and climate
Carolina Hurricanes hockey, Durham Bulls baseball, and college sports galore
A vibrant arts and crafts community and growing “foodie” scene
Easy access to amazing beaches, mountains, and historical/cultural sites
We are excited to serve our Nation and world by providing premier water-resources science aligned with society's needs. If you are passionate about science and public service and are up for a rewarding challenge, we would love to see your application!
The URL provided below is open to U.S. Citizens. An additional URL is available for current Federal employees (https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/603811700).
Periodic telework is permitted, but employee is expected to be in the Raleigh office on a regular, recurring basis. See online announcement for more requirements.
Telecommuting is allowed. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: A new Federal employee should expect to start at $95,751.
About USGS South Atlantic Water Science Center
The USGS South Atlantic Water Science Center employs about 190 scientists and support staff. We have 8 offices in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia and collaborate with other agencies, professionals, and customers throughout the Nation and world. Working for the U.S. Geological Survey offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; health, life, dental, vision, and long term care insurance, flexible spending accounts, and participation in the Federal Employees Retirement System.
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