County of Inyo
Until Filled

Direct research and  monitoring activities related to  scientific specialty; develop   and   lead   interdisciplinary   research   projects   to   improve   monitoring   and   management of projects to  protect or enhance the environment; coordinate with senior scientific and management staff  to determine  and  implement  Owens  Valley  management   goals   and   strategies;  collect   and analyze  field and  laboratory data;  prepare  written  and oral technical reports; supervise and train department field staff; prepare  staffing  and  budgets  for  activities   and   studies    related  to   scientific  specialty;  participate  in department program development; obtain funding for projects; manage grants and  contracts related  to monitoring and research; assist in preparation and management of departmental  budgets; and  represent the department before the  Board of Supervisors, the Water Commission, the Standing Committee, the Technical Group, other governmental governing bodies and organizations, private organizations and the public.
In addition to the duties above, the Senior Scientist assumes greater responsibility for supervision of staff and development and management of departmental budgets, work plans, and grants.