Employment Opportunities

State Geologic Surveys often have excellent employment opportunities around the nation for geoscientists and non-geoscientists alike.

Download and review any of the documents below for current job descriptions and contact information. Questions about a listing? Please contact the individual state geological survey that is advertising the position.

If you are a State Geologist and would like to post a listing for a vacant position in your state's geological survey, please contact Nelia Dunbar (nelia@nmbg.nmt.edu) for instructions.

Texas Bureau of Economic Geology

The Bureau of Economic Geology (Bureau) in the Jackson School at The University of Texas at Austin seeks a highly talented individual to lead its Environmental Research Division.


  • Serve as part of a small, integrated administrative team of Directors
  • …
Posted: 2019-11-25
Kansas Geological Survey

The Kansas Geological Survey (KGS) seeks an Associate Director for Research (ADR) to provide strategic research leadership that supports the KGS mission. The ADR will report to the Director and work collectively with a team of senior…

Posted: 2019-11-18