Water Resource Specialists
Also called: Hydrogeologist, Senior Group Manager, Senior Hydrogeologist, Senior Water Resources Engineer
What they do:Design or implement programs and strategies related to water resource issues such as supply, quality, and regulatory compliance issues.
On the job, you would:
- Perform hydrologic, hydraulic, or water quality modeling.
- Conduct, or oversee the conduct of, investigations on matters such as water storage, wastewater discharge, pollutants, permits, or other compliance and regulatory issues.
- Develop plans to protect watershed health or rehabilitate watersheds.
Engineering and Technology
Math and Science
Arts and Humanities
People and Technology Systems
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include ideas, thinking, and figuring things out.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Analytical or scientific software
Map creation software
Data base user interface and query software
New job opportunities are very likely in the future.
per year, on average
This work is part of the green economy.
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