Hydrogeology deals with distribution and movement of groundwater in the soil and rocks of the earth’s crust. Hydrogeologists usually support technical staff on environmental projects, and their tasks consist of engineering design support, flow and transport modeling support, 3-D hydrogeology visualization, GIS analysis, data entry, and database analysis. These positions usually include field work, and hydrogeologists are often exposed to outdoor elements such as dirt, dust, and inclement weather.
Know, interpret and meet regulations, laws, and standards.
Manage projects, visiting sites, and guiding staff.
Assess sites and create project plans for remediation or use of site to meet organization goals.
Model and test plans, create technical reports, and forecast costs.