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Sciencelover in Mount Laurel, New Jersey

Updated 11 months ago

B.S. Geology, need job - 170 Replies

I graduated in May 2008 with a BS in Geosciences from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. I have had no luck finding work. I've applied for many many...

JelksarGeoist in Cincinnati, Ohio

Looking for a Geology job for two years now

Hello my name is Angelina, and I have been looking for a geology job for two years. I applied for many positions and heard from 50% of them responded...

mudlogger in Lakeville, Minnesota

Work for yourself, metal detect gold and silver.

Hi, Yeah this is a shameless pitch for my website and blog. I am giving away about a years worth of research. I've amassed thousands of references...

zama in London, United Kingdom

Updated 38 months ago

junior geologist - 2 Replies

i really wonder the fresh graduate where will start from when all the compnay want 5 to 50 years of experience

Ghassan Bazzi in Beirut, Lebanon

Environmental Scientist

Hi My name is Ghassan Bazzi I graduated from Abu Dhabi University as Bsc Environmental Science still looking for job in my field or related...

Ghassan Bazzi in Beirut, Lebanon

Environmental Scientist

Hi My name is Ghassan Bazzi I graduated from Abu Dhabi University as Bsc Environmental Science still looking for job in my field or related...

Eric in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Updated 47 months ago

Lookng for a job with a BA in Geology - 4 Replies

I graduated in Dec '04 with a BA in Geology but I still can't find a job. Is there any recommendations for job sites or recruiters? The job can be...

Radomir in Sofia, Bulgaria

Provide me with information please

Hello, I just finished my masters degree in Bulgaria as geologist and I am searching for some job/work experiance. Would you please provide me with...

Christian in Johannesburg, South Africa

Graduate geologist in South Africa seeking employment

I recently completed my BSc (honours) in Geology at the University of Pretoria in 2014, and to date I am struggling to find employment. Can anyone...

Geology Dragon in Warnerville, New York

B.S. Geology & B.A. Economics degrees

I graduated from SUNY Cortland in May 2014 with two degrees. I am looking for a job where I can combine both degrees or a job within either field....

Anon in Houma, Louisiana

Bs in Geology from LSU, but no idea where to go

I recently graduated in geology from LSU in December 2013 and I have applied to many jobs in the field of my degree. The problem comes when I see...

Alain in Cameroon

I am looking for a job as a geophysicist in Africa

I am a B Sc holder in geophysics from the university of the witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. I have experience trough africa. I am actually...

Zama in Kokstad, South Africa

Updated 56 months ago

Are there any Graduate Geologists Jobs in South Africa - 9 Replies

My name is Ayanda and i hold a BSc honours in geology from UKZN. Ive been looking for a job since October 2008 with no luck. coukd any1 who knows...

guymando in Fresno, California

Updated 63 months ago

Are geology jobs requiring only a B.S. degree out there? - 1 Reply

Hello, I've been looking for a job in geology (or a related field) since I graduated in 2012. I hold a B.S. in Geology from the University of...

urquhart.jessica@*****.*** in Fayetteville, Arkansas

Getting a job in Geology with a BA

Im a recent grad of Bucknell University, What is the best route to getting your foot in the door, so to speak, in the environmental geology field? I...

tbro in Adelaide, Australia

Exploration to Environmental

The mineral exploration sector has slowed quite a bit in Australia this last year. I have extensive experience in mining and mineral exploration....

larthur in Brooklyn, New York

Getting Masters in Geology

HI! I am searching for anyone that knows about the hydro-geology field. I want to get my masters in geology (MS) but there aren't any schools nearby...

Jimmy in Salt Lake City, Utah

Updated 81 months ago

Which masters should I go for Hydrogeology or Mechanical Engineering? - 5 Replies

I have a BS in meteorology but the job market is not that good because you really need your masters to get a decent job. There are no schools in my...

bherb_8 in Fredericksburg, Texas

Paths to becoming a geologist

I'm an undergrad student in mechanical engineering, and I'm looking to switch my major to geology. I am good at and enjoy math and science, and I...

James in Kansas City, Missouri

Updated 89 months ago

Chemistry vs. Environmental Science minor with BS in Geology? - 1 Reply

I am halfway through getting my BSc in Geology and next semester I have to choose what my minor will be. I only need one more semester of either...

Mad Max in Rocky Point, New York

Updated 89 months ago

B.S. Geology: What To Do Now? - 4 Replies

I earned a B.S. in Geology (Engineering concentration) in 2008 and was recently employed by an environmental consulting firm. I lasted all of two...

still looking in Lakewood, Ohio

Updated 92 months ago

How can I gracefully quit my geo field job? - 1 Reply

Hello, I need help quitting my current geo field job in exploration geology. I have another job that I would love to take, but would feel terrible...

Juergen in Heiligenkreuz, Austria

ScD in geosciences - seeking employment in the US

Hi, As already mentioned above I'm holding a ScD in geosciences and additionally worked 6 years in geophysics and the environmental...

hais in Leiden, Netherlands

Updated 94 months ago

B.S. in Geology / M.S. in Geosciences, seeking employment - 3 Replies

I earned my M.S. degree in December 2008, and have since sent out over 350 resumes to companies within the oil and gas industry as well as the...

geo1 in Chino Hills, California

Updated 96 months ago

Selling high GPA/Test Scores on a resume - 1 Reply

I'm a graduate student soon to have a MS in Geology and a BS in Environmental Science. My undergrad GPA is 3.85/4, my graduate GPA is 4.00/4. I...

binta in Birmingham, United Kingdom

I want geoscience experience, and I am desperate enough to work for free

I have been trying to get into the oikl and gas industry for 2 years. I lost my job during the economic downturn, and because I do not have enough...

christophicus in Irvine, California

Updated 100 months ago

Geology job in Asia - 2 Replies

Hi I am Bachelor in earth science and master in Hydrogeology. I have a passion for Asia and then i am looking for a job, trainee or PHD in that...

James in Leominster, Massachusetts

Salary Info

I am currently a student deciding if i should get an MBA with my masters degree in geology? How much more money would one make if they had an MBA...

old geologist in Lake Jackson, Texas

Updated 101 months ago

Schools and Degrees - 3 Replies

I am hoping to get a B.S. somewhere in the field of Geosciences, and not really sure which specific major and minor I should take. I plan on...

penguin2009 in Toronto, Ontario

IS there any gradute geology jobs in Toronto, Canada?

I am new resident in Toronto and having bacholar degree in gelogy with two years experince, how can I find a job in Toronto? what I should study more...

Geo in Johannesburg, South Africa

Updated 105 months ago

How do I find a Mine Geologist in Ferry County, WA - 1 Reply

Hello, I am a recruiter for a large global mining company. I am currently looking for a Mine Geologist and a Senior Geological Modeler. It is...

James Anderson in Sebastopol, California

Any geologist finding it hard to get work? - Jobs cropping up in Europe fast

Hi everyone!!! I'm looking to speak too top professionals within the G&G (Geologists & Geophysicist) market who are either looking for that next...

DFW in Dallas, Texas

Updated 108 months ago

Environmental Positions - 6 Replies

I have a BS in Geology, am a ASBOG licensed Geologist, and I am seeking to change from the Engineering/Natural Resources work I have done in the past...

- Indeed Host in Austin, Texas

Updated 110 months ago

Geology, Remote Sensing, GIS, Photogrammetry - 1 Reply

I am post graduate in Geology, and P.G. Diploma in Geoinformatics, I am going to sattle down in Sydney.Are there any jobs related to this combination...

Bob in Townsville, Australia

Looking for Exploration/Database Geologist position

I have a PhD in Economic Geology (awarded in 2007) although limited industry expereinence. I am seeking a change of career to increase my salary and...

M.SATHEASH YADAV in Hyderabad, India

Updated 113 months ago

Exploration geologist, mine planning - 1 Reply

I have 24 years experience in the field of exploration for various minerals such as coal, iron ore, limestone. having knowledge of technical due...

mgrifi in London, Ontario

Bsc, Current MSc looking for internship/temporary contract

Hi, I am currently in school for MSc in Geology, but I am looking for ideally, a 4 month short term contract/internship with a company to expand...

Brad in Durham, North Carolina

Updated 115 months ago

BS and MS in geology in need of job - 3 Replies

Hello, I have a BS and MS in geology plus I am 40 hour HAZWOPER certified. I am having trouble finding a job in the Raleigh/Durham area of...

almilw in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

masters in geology

I am going to be a grad student in geology this fall. What jobs are out there and where? I'm not sure what my focus would be at this time. I've been...

PRAFUL in Fort Mcmurray, Alberta

Updated 118 months ago

Interview Preparation - 1 Reply

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming geologist interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?

salah in Amman, Jordan

Updated 122 months ago

Assistant Professor of Applied Remote Sensing-GIS in Geology/ Dept.of Geology/College of Science/University of Baghdad/Iraq - 2 Replies

Greetings Now I'm here in Jordan / Amman in order to get the visas of Spain. I'm going to be in Spain according to the invitation from the...

Stephanie in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Updated 128 months ago

BA in Geology? Job seeking? - 1 Reply

i am going to have a ba in geology and was wondering the best place to look for jobs. Who r the people to talk to and the best places to look. I need...

Jason in Johannesburg, South Africa

Looking for employment prospects

I am entering my 3rd year of studies at a british univeristy. In 2010 i will graduate with an honours BSC in Earth science, most likely specialising...

someone in Carnegie, Pennsylvania

Updated 131 months ago

How do I get a job at an oil company? - 1 Reply

I've been out of school with a Masters for three years and have decided to look into getting a job at an oil company. How do I get HR to look at my...

Dave Jenkins in Toronto, Ontario

Updated 136 months ago

Getting ahead... - 1 Reply

What is the best training for becoming a hirable geologist? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective...

Theresa in Ephrata, Washington

Finding work 12 years after college

Its been 12 years since I graduated with a BA in Geology. Due to personal reasons I did not continue my education and was not able to find work in...

Kronos in Plano, Texas

Updated 143 months ago

oil prospectors - 1 Reply

what can anyone tell me about geologists working as oil explorers? not about the salary, but about the type of lifestyle and how much traveling is...

tom in Broxburn, United Kingdom

fossilized sea bed

can anyone tell me how this is happens? or post a link to it?? thanks alot


To be the best...

What are the top 3 traits or skills every geologist must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your geologist expertise?


Starting out...

How did you get your start doing geologist work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a particular...

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