Hydrologic Technician Resume Samples

A Hydrologic Technician is responsible for researching, designing, and implementation systems that harness, utilize, and protect water resources. A well-drafted Hydrologic Technician Resume mentions the following duties – planning and executing water research projects related to scientific and environmental issues such as flood control, drought, hydroelectric power, and groundwater contamination; conducting ground-level research tasks; calibrating and repairing instruments, collecting surface and groundwater samples for chemical and biological analysis, and drilling wells and surveying land.

The ideal candidate for this post should be persistent, and show attention to details, and be able to apply technical knowledge to ensure the quality of data and analyses. The individual should be able to work well outdoors in a variety of conditions and be able to multitask. A relevant diploma is often seen on eligible resumes.

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Hydrologic Technician Resume

Headline : Hydrologic Technician is Mapping using ArcGIS/ArcMap/ArcPro, including contouring algorithms, Assisting the Staff Scientists with field monitoring/sampling events, Collecting surface-water, ground-water, and quality-water data from gaging stations, wells, or QW monitoring stations, Supporting operational efforts through miscellaneous duties as assigned.

Skills : C++, Matlab, R, Python, Microsoft Office (XP, 2003.

Description :

    1. Initiated and managed field data collection and processing for a water-quality monitoring project on the lower Boise and Snake Rivers.
    2. Set up sample collection using paperless forms to streamline storage of water-quality sample metadata in databases.
    3. Performed data validation for sample results.
    4. Installed, maintained, and serviced an automated sampler.
    5. Installed 3 continuous water-quality monitors.
    6. Implemented quality-assurance sampling protocols and trained other USGS personnel to collect water- quality samples and service water-quality monitors.
    7. Wrote standard operating procedures and created sampling schedules for the project.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Hydrology


Hydrologic Technician Resume

Objective : Working on a Master of Science in Environmental Policy Management with a focus on fish and wildlife management. Have experience with marine animal identification, wildlife surveys, animal handling, public speaking, water-sampling, water quality research, report writing, land surveys, drilling, subcontractor supervision, and marketing.

Skills : Animal Husbandry/training, Track Free-ranging Manatees Via Telemetry, Water And Soil Sampling, Report Writing, Data Analysis, Communication, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Collected surface-water samples for low level nutrient analysis for the Lake Okeechobee Watershed (LOW) Project, a subdivision of the Greater Everglades Restoration Project.
    2. Operated and maintained hydrologic instruments including; Autosamplers, multi-parameter sondes, data loggers, velocity meters, and Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers.
    3. Collected field parameters such as water temperature, specific conductance, pH, and dissolved oxygen.
    4. Placed in charge of checking and reviewing all field data for the LOW project.
    5. Appointed the primary liaison with the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD).
    6. Took the initiative to develop several guidance documents for equipment usage and field duties and became the lead technician on the project.
    7. Started on the LOWP team as a contractor through ETI Professionals and was given a permanent GS-6 position as a result.
    8. Supervised the Lake Okeechobee Watershed Project, Performed stream-flow measurements, Recorded depth-to-water measurements, participated in surveying activities, and recorded detailed notes of various environmental conditions which may have had a bearing on discharge.
    9. Computed and reviewed surface-water records.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters In Environmental


Hydrologic Technician Resume

Summary : Proven leader and adaptive team member who will work until the job is complete. Strong background in stress analysis, material science, and data analysis. Able to learn software packages quickly and apply engineering intuition to tasks at hand. Very dedicated to learning and has a keen eye for automation and productivity improvement.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Arc GIS 10.0.

Description :

    1. Maintenance and monitoring of stream gauging stations in east Texas for the purpose of collecting stage, discharge, and QW data.
    2. Proficient in the use of hydroacoustic instrumentation (ADV, ADCP), QW multiprobe monitors, pressure transducer and radar systems, and data collection platforms.
    3. Had run multiple surface water field trips during my period of employment with the USGS.
    4. Responsible for the collection, computation and analysis of surface water records assigned to myself and others.
    5. Checked surface water records produced by all other staff members in support of meeting continuous records processing targets.
    6. Had extended ratings above and below their original range without assistance from superiors, and have developed new ratings that have been adjusted by more experienced staff.
    7. Trained new staff in field techniques used in the collection of stream flow data, development of technical skills with pertinent equipment, processing of surface water record, and archival of data.
    8. Routinely help out with QW and sediment sampling as well as minor lab work (calibration, Total Coliforms and E-coli tests).
    9. Ran groundwater compaction levels field trips and have experience with piezometers, extensometers, Troll sondes, F-recorders and the use of e-tapes and steel tapes.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA

Hydrologic Technician Resume

Summary : Team Player who can also work alone Worked on both Rigs and Ships Offshore In The Gulf, The Arctic, Trinidad and Very people/customer oriented Experience in Work Class ROVs Very well versed on computer software. Highly Mobile, Willing to work anywhere in the world Very comfortable writing and speaking to groups. Experience on Millennium Plus, Perry XLS Schilling HD and UHD subs.

Skills : Sitter/Caregiver, Foster Parent.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the installation and maintenance and repair of a network of 120 streamflow monitoring stations that provides real time hydrologic data to the scientific, engineering and administrative communities.
    2. Analysis and quality control of data collected from the network; also lead on trouble-shooting any problems within the data.
    3. Trouble shot any problems within the network as well as the data.
    4. Used many different software packages to accomplish this goal.
    5. Worked at counted on me to fix many of the problems that arouse with data collected.
    6. Familiared with many types of technical and analytical software.
    7. Experienced in many USGS sampling protocols.
    8. Published annual Federal water resources data report for external and internal use.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
M.S.

Hydrologic Technician Resume

Headline : Seeking a Hydrologic Technician position where my military skills and experience can be used in a growing and forward moving environment. Completing water-quality sampling schedule for the ongoing lower Boise River water- quality and biological monitoring project, Completing data validation for laboratory results.

Skills : C++, Matlab, R, Python, Microsoft Office, Technician.

Description :

    1. Organized/labeled sample bottle sets per site analyte requirements
    2. Collected of groundwater and surface water samples in mountainous terrain
    3. Completed required field documents including: Chain-of-Custody (COC) forms, field logs, field sampling forms, photographs and uploading scanned copies to the WWL database
    4. Conducted hydrochemistry data validation and quality control evaluations
    5. Conducted datalogger downloads at monitoring stations
    6. Input laboratory hydrochemistry analytical data into local and client databases
    7. Prepared statistical and graphical summaries of hydrochemistry data
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Hydrology

Hydrologic Technician Resume

Objective : Diversely skilled geologist, capable of quickly and efficiently completing various types of projects. Strong background of work experience in environmental regulations, hydrological and soil/rock sampling, geotechnical drilling, technical writing, groundwater data analysis, water quality field/laboratory techniques and protocols, and QA/QC associated with sampling and sample preservation.

Skills : Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Autocad, Arcgis, Hazwopper.

Description :

    1. Worked during the school year and full time during breaks.
    2. Conducted stream discharge measurements and used databases to compile, analyze, process, and compute streamflow information.
    3. Configured, installed, maintained, and serviced a wide variety of sensing, recording, and communications equipment and instrumentation.
    4. Performed gage and supporting structure construction and removal activities.
    5. Established vertical and horizontal datum, altitude, and elevation data and used survey techniques to collect hydrologic information.
    6. Performed a full range of water quality field measurements, collected and processed water-quality samples, and checked and reviewed a wide variety of water-quality information.
    7. Collected, computed, processed and checked sediment samples.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS In Geology

Hydrologic Technician Resume

Objective : Pursue a career in the Science field utilizing education and professional knowledge. To find a career which will exercise my professional skills and enthusiasm in a work environment that will benefit employer and me.

Skills : Management, Microsoft Office, Data Entry, Data Analysis, Database Management, Powerpoint, Documentation, Excel, Filing, Inventory Management, Quality Assurance, Research, Typing, Training, UPS, Word, Windows, SAP.

Description :

    1. Performed scanning, geo-referencing, and digitizing hydrologic map documents.
    2. Consisted of data analysis, producing new maps, building shapefiles and geodatabases, performing quality assurance and quality control for the digital data series.
    3. Wrote geospatial data, metadata as well as assist other project chiefs, hydrologist and intern peers on various other projects.
    4. Produced various maps that included individual aquifer units, aquifer thickness, porosity, and other point data.
    5. Created 20 new maps of aquifer thickness and salinity (by classes of salinity concentration).
    6. Worked in conjunction with Range, Recreation, Timber, and Archeology projects.
    7. Assisted crews during HQ wire line coring, sample logging and preparations on these research projects.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Certificate In SAP

Hydrologic Technician Resume

Summary : Hydrologic technician and civil engineer pursuing a career working in an outdoor venue while using a hands-on approach to fluvial problem solving.

Skills : Analytical Laboratory And Environmental Modeling, Gardening And Horticulture, Advanced Proficiency In Spanish.

Description :

    1. Collected, prepared, and organized water right data for Federal Reserve cases.
    2. Participated in various projects including the installation of well pressure transducers, stream bank restoration, PFC surveys, and water quality monitoring.
    3. Conducted ditch, creek, and reservoir surveys including the collection of data for channel profiles, longitudinal surveys using total-stations, and stream/river discharges.
    4. Collected remote alpine lake water samples to monitor mercury concentrations from regional coal fired power plants.
    5. Responsible for the supervision and education of interns regarding hydrology, backcountry ethics and field navigational skills.
    6. Approximately 90% of work was conducted in the field; many days consisted of long, strenuous hikes in steep, rugged terrain and in various weather conditions.
    7. Assisted Fisheries Biologists to restore native trout habitat in specific watersheds through stream surveys, stream discharge, and fish shocking.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.A.

Hydrologic Technician Resume

Summary : Track record of effective management and leadership skills, Motivator Goal oriented High degree of organizational skills Good interpersonal skills. Analytical Ability to do multiple tasks simultaneously. Good under pressure Strong on efficiency.

Skills : Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, Civil 3d, Synchro 8, Microsoft Project.

Description :

    1. Collaborated with research colleagues to estimate groundwater recharge in basin-wide applications with several methods.
    2. Results were published by the USGS.
    3. Collected and analyzed vadose zone soil samples, collecting physical and chemical data from remote field locations in the Powder River Basin, WY.
    4. Sample techniques included grab samples, coring drill rigs, Geoprobe direct push equipment and hand augers.
    5. Operated and maintained ion chromatography equipment used for the analysis of anion concentration in unsaturated zone sediments.
    6. Utilized high speed supercentrifuges and high pressure methods. 
    7. Extracted water samples from unsaturated zone sediments collected throughout.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Masters Of Science

Hydrologic Technician Resume

Objective : To acquire a full-time Hydrologic Technician position in a dynamic, fast-developing company that utilizes my current skills in civil and petroleum engineering while becoming a more proficient engineer.

Skills : Adult First Aid/CPR/Aed And Emergency Oxygen Provider Certified.

Description :

    1. Conducted stream validation throughout the Coos Bay District to ensure appropriate riparian buffer zones are observed in future logging practices.
    2. Experienced with ArcMap GIS program to construct maps of timber sale regions to identify known stream locations and locations of potential new streams.
    3. Hike into timber sale regions and confirm locations of mapped streams and identify unmapped streams using GPS.
    4. Identified perennial and intermittent streams and designate buffer zone size accordingly.
    5. Edit ArcMap GIS to update them with location of known streams and any new streams identified.
    6. Experienced with GPS use, stream flow measuring equipment, and various computer programs (GIS, Excel).
    7. Comfortable working long hours in strenuous conditions in isolated areas with groups or independently.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS In Fisheries