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Job Title:
Recorder Program Specialist (Natural Resources Specialist II)
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Work Location:
Austin, TX
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Monthly Salary:
$3625.66 - $3625.66
Travel %:
WSC/GW/GWM/Recorder Well
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Job Description Summary

Performs complex (journey-level) groundwater monitoring work in field and office environments, primarily in support of the Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) Recorder Program. Work involves the coordination of and assistance with field and office operations of the automatic groundwater-level recorder program, travel throughout the state using agency vehicles primarily for the installation, maintenance, and repairs of recorder equipment and as needed to conduct well inventories, measure water levels, and collect field measurements and water samples for chemical analysis, data entry and updates of recorder maintenance visits in the One Rain inventory tracking system, the download and formatting of recorder data and data entry, maintenance, update, and correction using appropriate Quality Assurance-Quality Control procedures to ensure data are properly entered into the Groundwater Database, research on potential well sites from the online TWDB groundwater and driller’s report databases and other sources, communication with cooperators in recorder maintenance and possible equipment purchase and installation, assistance in providing data in reply to public inquiries for groundwater information, attendance of conferences, classes, and other training opportunities, the creation or review of maps and reports as needed; and ensuring compliance with applicable statutes and regulations. Works 80 percent or more of the time in the TWDB Recorder Program Team and performs other duties as necessary. May train others. Works under general supervision, with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Reports to the Manager of the Groundwater Monitoring Department.

Benefit Information

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), flexible spending, and flexible work hours so you can have a work/life balance! Visit for more information about these benefits and more.

Veteran’s Preference

Veterans, Reservists or Guardsmen with an MOS or additional duties that fall in the fields of 42A Human Resources Specialist, 120X RL - Special Duty Officer - Human Resource Officer, 3F0X1 Personnel or other related fields pertaining to the minimum experience requirements may meet the minimum qualifications for this position and are highly encouraged to apply.

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More Information

The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) endorses telecommuting and hybrid workplace plans, in addition to other flexible work alternatives. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), flexible spending, and flexible work hours so you can have a work/life balance! For more information about these benefits and more, visit: TWDB Benefits webpage.

Contact the TWDB Human Resources, or call (512) 475-2142.