The Coastal Ecosystems Section at the South Florida Water Management District seeks a Staff Environmental Scientist with extensive experience in data management using large, complex databases. Technical skills should include knowledge in concept of metadata and metadata standards, specifically Ecological Metadata Language (EML) and Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC). Demonstrable organization skills in creating and managing large, complex databases comprised of abiotic and biotic data to elucidate ecosystem function and biotic responses of estuaries and coastal systems is preferred. Individuals whose experience focused on water column parameters, with data interpretation that links ecosystem processes, habitat responses, and external drivers in estuaries, are especially urged to apply. Knowledge of and experience working in tropical or subtropical estuarine systems are desirable.
Position # RE001691 – Scientist 3