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.dunbar@nmt.edu) for instructions.

Michigan Geological Survey

2813, Q32, S052P - CAS/GEOS
Research Associate - Hydrogeologist

(R4D, E)

Posted: 2022-12-06
Kentucky Geological Survey
Posted: 2022-12-03
KY Geological Survey


Job Title

Posted: 2022-11-19
Washington Geological Survey


Natural Resource Scientist 3 - Landslide Geologist
Recruitment #2022-11-7393
Full-time, Permanent, Represented position…
Posted: 2022-11-17


Recruitment #22-001052-0003

DEPARTMENTDNR - Resource Assessment - MD Geological Survey

DATE OPENED11/11/2022 11:59:00 PM

FILING DEADLINE11/28/2022 11:59:00 PM


Posted: 2022-11-14
Kentucky Geological Survey


Job TitleGeologist Technician - Temporary

Requisition NumberDU10010

Department Name40520:KY Geological Survey

Work LocationLexington, KY

Salary Range$14.00 - $15.00/hour

Type of PositionTemporary

Posted: 2022-11-11
New York State Geological Survey


Museum Scientist 3 , Grade 25 (PEF)

(Curator of Geology Bedrock Core)


The New York State Education Department’s (NYSED) Office of Cultural Education (OCE) is seeking candidates for…

Posted: 2022-11-11