Geologist 1350-11/12

Website U.S. Bureau of Reclamation

Reclamation is seeking a career professional looking for an opportunity to capitalize on his or her expertise as a Geologist GS-1350-11/12 . Make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment. Location – Lakewood, Colorado

The primary duties of this position are:
-Primary assignment includes one or more of the following: (1) flood hazard analysis, including the development of paleoflood hydrologic information, with consideration of the regional hydrology and local historical floods; (2) seismic hazard analysis, including the development of fault characteristics and seismic source characterization.
-Develops, performs, and reviews geologic field studies for the purpose of gathering data applicable to the evaluation of geologic hazards at various project sites.
-Maintains a high degree of current awareness in state-of-the-art for paleoflood and fluvial or tectonic geomorphologic techniques for appropriate applications to Reclamation operations, procedures and programs. Attends and makes presentations at professional meetings. Communicates with fellow workers and professional community on technical investigations and results.

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