The Wyoming Water Development Office is hiring for a planner/hydrographer/GIS Analyst/Project Manager in their River Basin Planning section. Develops information concerning the current status and future availability of water resources, in order to identify water supply problems and development opportunities. Manages river basin planning projects, watershed studies and other Level I and II planning projects
Principal Executive/Manager E (Southwest Region Manager) The Oregon Water Resources Department has a position opening for a Principal Executive/Manager for the Southwest Region. The individual directs the overall management and supervision of regional personnel and programs. For more information and to apply online click here.
The Office of the Solicitor, U.S. Department of the Interior is looking to fill the position of an Associate Solicitor for Water Resources. The Associate Solicitor has primary responsibility for managing the Division of Water Resources, which includes the Branch of Water and Power and the Branch of Indian Water Rights. Management of the Division
The Upper Colorado River Commission (UCRC) seeks a Deputy Executive Director and Chief Engineer for its Salt Lake City, UT office. The UCRC is an interstate water administrative agency established by action of five state legislatures and Congress with the enactment of the 1948 Upper Colorado River Basin Compact. The Commission’s role is to administer
The Washington Department of Ecology is recruiting for a Municipal Stormwater Grant Project Specialist (Environmental Specialist 4) (In-Training) in the Water Quality Program. This position provides financial assistance management for complicated, highly complex, and sometimes controversial stormwater projects. This position will also serve as the section specialist on the intersection between stormwater grants and the
The Washington Department of Ecology's Water Quality Program is looking to hire a Watershed Unit Supervisor (WMS Band 1) in their Eastern Regional office in Spokane, Washington. The mission of the Water Quality Program is to protect and restore Washington’s waters to sustain healthy watersheds and communities. Our work ensures that state waters support beneficial
The Western Federal Agency Support Team (WestFAST) and the WSWC are looking for someone who is interested in learning more and helping with coordination of environmental science and especially water issues in the Western United States. Please see here for more information about this very exciting and engaging position.
Thomas E. Cahill, 85, a former WSWC member from Wyoming and WSWC staff member passed away on January 24, at the Cheyenne Veterans Affairs Medical Center, a Korean War veteran. He was born in Salt Lake City, and graduated from Brigham Young University. He earned his juris doctorate of law from the University of Chicago.
The Western States Water Council and Native American Rights Fund will cosponsor a Symposium on the settlement of Indian reserved water rights claims on August 8-10, 2017. The meetings will be held at the Best Western Plus Heritage Inn in Great Falls, Montana. A number of topics will be addressed by experts and participants regarding
The Western States Water Council and the California Department of Water Resources are cosponsoring a workshop on agricultural weather station networks, to be held in San Diego on August 25-26, 2016. The workshop will begin Thursday, August 25 at 1:00 pm and conclude Friday, August 26 around 12 noon. Agricultural weather station networks are used