Water Resource Specialists
- Conduct, or oversee the conduct of, chemical, physical, and biological water quality monitoring or sampling to ensure compliance with water quality standards.
- Develop strategies for watershed operations to meet water supply and conservation goals or to ensure regulatory compliance with clean water laws or regulations.
- Analyze storm water systems to identify opportunities for water resource improvements.
- Conduct cost-benefit studies for watershed improvement projects or water management alternatives.
- Conduct, or oversee the conduct of, investigations on matters such as water storage, wastewater discharge, pollutants, permits, or other compliance and regulatory issues.
- Conduct technical studies for water resources on topics such as pollutants and water treatment options.
- Develop or implement standardized water monitoring and assessment methods.
- Develop plans to protect watershed health or rehabilitate watersheds.
- Identify and characterize specific causes or sources of water pollution.
The data sources for the information displayed here include: O*NET™ 16.0; US Department of Labor (BLS); Virginia Workforce Connection.
Projections Quick View:
National: + 7.7%
Highest ($50,000 and up)