Date Posted: 3/13/2013
PhD Student Seeking Summer Internship
UT Austin graduate student would like to hear from consulting companies in need of a summer 2013 intern whose academic focus is sediment transport and fluvial geomorphology and whose professional goals include a science position in environmental consulting. Looking for a company with a summer project in geomorphology or river hydrology, especially river restoration or erosion monitoring/prevention.
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GEL GEOPHYSICS, LLC
Date Posted: 2/22/2013
Why Work for us?
GEL Geophysics provides state-of-the-art, near surface and down-hole geophysical services to clients throughout the United States. We are seeking outstanding professionals who can join us in solving challenging problems in the infrastructure, environmental and natural resources sectors.
Our goal is to apply our subsurface investigation skills to improve our clients’ bottom lines and reduce their risks. We are committed to offering the latest technologies and services. To this end, we employ and train customer-focused staff with exceptional attitudes and technical skills. We are proud of our culture of innovation and our focus on quality.
The Durham, North Carolina office of GEL Geophysics is currently seeking a Geophysicist to support our growth in the North Carolina region.
The geophysicist will be responsible for performing and assisting with surface and borehole geophysical survey planning, proposal preparation, project budgeting, data collection, data interpretation and report preparation. You will integrate closely with other geoscientists to complete projects. Typical projects use GPR, EM, ERI, magnetometer, seismic and various borehole logging methods to characterize the subsurface for environmental and engineering applications. The ideal candidate will have 5 plus years relevant experience.
Required Skills, Education and Experience:
• A Bachelors or Masters degree in Geophysics or related field is required
• Proven track record in sales and marketing a plus
• Experience with underground utility locating equipment and Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) a plus
• Excellent oral and verbal communication skills.
• Exceptional problem solving and analytical skills.
• Ability to understand and carry out written instructions to complete assignments with minimum supervision and within specific deadlines.
• Ability to maintain concise field notes and sketches
• Ability to read and use construction drawings
• Ability to travel
• Must have a valid driver's license and an acceptable motor vehicle record.
• Ability to pass background check and drug test
Please send resume with cover letter and salary history to: Human Resources Department, P.O. Box 30712, Charleston, SC 29417; email: email@example.com; fax (843) 571-7153. EOE M/F/D/V
Mount Sopris Instrument Company
Date Posted: 2/18/2013
Field Support Engineer
Mount Sopris Instrument Company has an immediate opening for a field support engineer. Duties for this position include commissioning of Mount Sopris logging systems at remotes sites around the world, normally followed by training of our customers in the operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of all logging hardware. In addition, on-site training of our customers in the use of WellCAD log processing software is frequently required. The position is based in Denver, Colorado, USA. While not in the field, this position will also provide support to our sales, production, and rental departments. The ideal candidate should enjoy international travel, and be prepared to spend weeks or more away from home, in remote locations, wherever our customers may operate. A four year degree with emphasis in electronics, geophysics or related studies is desired, with at least two years’ experience operating Mount Sopris or similar logging equipment. The ability to work independently and be able to solve problems in a field environment is desired. Preference will be given to candidates who speak more than one language, and have demonstrated experience in training others. A valid driver’s license is required.
Mount Sopris offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including fully paid health insurance and a 401(k) retirement plan. Contact Mount Sopris at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Date Posted: 1/17/2013
TerranearPMC LLC is looking to fill the following geophysicist position: Mid-Level Geophysicist with 2 plus years experience performing MMRP geophysics. A Bachelors or Masters Degree of Science in Geophysics or other science degree. The applicant must have a proficiency performing DGM Data Collection and performing QC and production data processing utilizing Oasis Montaj UXO Modules. Data collection or processing experience with advanced sensor systems such as Metal Mapper is a plus. Extended travel up to several months may be possible. Possible office locations would be in one of our offices in Pennsylvania or Albuquerque, New Mexico.
TPMC is a high-energy company filled with dynamic individuals with diverse backgrounds. We are looking for those who share our passion for quality, commitment to self-improvement, and desire to make a difference.
We are an equal opportunity employer and offer a rewarding work environment with a competitive salary and benefits package.
Please send questions and/or resumes to Jeffrey Leberfinger, Senior Geophysicist at email@example.com.
Date Posted: 10/18/2012
Geophysicist, Greensboro, North Carolina USA
The Greensboro, NC office of Schnabel Engineering is currently seeking a GEOPHYSICIST to support our growing geophysical business.
The geophysicist will be responsible for performing and assisting with geophysical survey planning, as well as geophysical and engineering geology data collection and analysis. You will integrate closely with other geoscientists and geotechnical engineers to complete projects. Typical projects use GPR, EM, ERI, IP, SP, and seismic methods to characterize the subsurface for engineering and environmental applications.
The ideal candidate will have 5-15 years experience, with knowledge in near surface geophysics and engineering geology. A Bachelors or Masters degree in Geophysics, Geology, Engineering Geology or related field is required. Some physical requirements apply. Marketing experience is a strong plus. Candidate must have strong analytical and communication skills and be able to work both independently and on a team.
Schnabel Engineering offers extremely competitive compensation and benefits packages and is dedicated to excellence in technical quality, teamwork and client satisfaction, and supports it's employees in professional development towards these goals. To learn more, please visit our website at www.schnabel-eng.com.
Qualified candidates, please submit your resume to http://www.schnabel-eng.com/Careers/EmploymentListings.aspx.
Date Posted: 06/18/2012
Geophysics Research Scientist, Oak Ridge, Tennessee USA
FAST FORWARD TO YOUR NEXT MISSION
Integrity, confidence, discipline and commitment define your career in Battelle’s National Security Global Business. Battelle was built on a firm foundation of honesty, integrity, and outstanding service and the work we do in national security impacts lives around the world; whether we’re creating armor for military applications, testing a life-saving vaccine, or developing a more efficient hydrogen fuel cell. At Battelle, we reward the best work with more responsibility, positions to grow and develop, and the opportunity to make a positive impact on the world. Are YOU ready for your Next Mission?
Our National Security Global Business is currently seeking a Geophysics Research Scientist. This position is located in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Our geophysics group specializes in state-of-the-art airborne magnetic and electromagnetic surveying for near-surface targets such as unexploded ordnance (UXO) and infrastructure (pipelines), as well as electrical conductivity mapping for detailed assessments of earthen levees or other subsurface features of interest.
The Geophysicist responsibilities include:
Acquisition, processing, and analysis of precision ground and airborne magnetic and electromagnetic data
Report writing and data archiving
Field work in both domestic and foreign locations
Support to new and ongoing geophysical research in sensor, systems, and algorithm development
Participation in proposal writing, marketing, business development, and development/submission of technical publications and journal articles
THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS MUST BE MET TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION:
BS or MS in geophysics, engineering, earth science, or related discipline with a strong computational background
Coursework with a record of solid academic performance in geophysics, earth science, physical science, and computational methods
Coursework incorporating geophysical data processing, mathematical modeling, and computer language(s)/programming is preferred
1-5 years of relevant experience in geophysical surveying systems and methods, with magnetic and electromagnetic systems surveying preferred
Willingness to travel up to 50% and support project field work in both domestic and foreign locations. Experience in providing support to U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) clients, including DoD’s Military Munitions Response Program (MMRP), is preferred
Demonstrated competence in Microsoft Office. Experience with geophysical/technical software packages including Geosoft Oasis montaj, Matlab, ArcGIS, and related utilities/scripts is preferred
Ability to successfully pass medical screening, including the ability to lift up to 50 lbs
Ability to pass Commercial Motor Vehicle training and associated medical exam
Ability to pass HAZWOPER safety training and maintain HAZWOPER certification
Excellent oral and written communications skills
Battelle’s highly competitive benefits program includes comprehensive medical and dental care, matching 401K, employee pension, tuition reimbursement, work/life balance, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, and other benefits that help provide financial protection for you and your family.
Candidates can apply via www.battelle.org - requisition number: 5221.
Battelle is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or sexual orientation. For more information about our other openings, please visit www.battelle.org/careers.
EXPERIENCED STAFF GEOPHYSICIST
Date Posted: 06/15/2012
Immediate Employment Opportunity - Memphis, TN & Overland Park, KS
GEOTECHNOLOGY, INC., a leading geo-environmental consulting firm in the Midwest, is currently seeking experienced candidates to fill our STAFF GEOPHYSICIST positions in our Memphis and Overland Park branches! We are looking for candidates with a B.S. or M.S. in Geophysics or Geology with emphasis on Geophysics (M.S. with thesis in geophysics preferred). The ideal candidate should also have experience in geophysics working with an engineering consultant firm, government agency, or similar experience. Good written and oral communication skills along with computer literacy in basic Microsoft Office programs are needed.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Components of the position include conducting geophysical data acquisition, processing and interpretation for a variety of methods including ground penetrating radar (GPR), resistivity, electromagnetics, seismic refraction, seismic reflection, surface waves, magnetics, and Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE). Duties may include; organizing and directing field operations involving two or more geophysical staff, preparing detailed field reports and maps, assisting in the preparation of proposals and reports, performing physically demanding work sometimes involving heavy lifting and sometimes in hot or cold environments, practicing loss prevention techniques, alerting senior staff to problems arising during the course of a project, working independently on a variety of assignments, working out of town as needed, and striving to learn new technical skills. Also, in addition to geophysical surveys, the position includes performing environmental and/or geotechnical field services such as: performing environmental soil and groundwater sampling for analytical testing and performing environmental assessments.
Geotechnology, Inc. is a highly respected, professional engineering and environmental services corporation that has been growing since 1984. We have experience working on a broad range of projects in applied earth and environmental sciences, geotechnical engineering, materials and non-destructive testing, geophysics, drilling and construction observation. Our 130+ employees call Missouri, Kansas, Illinois and Tennessee home, but we are proud to provide resources and capabilities comparable to much larger national firms, allowing us to assist clients throughout and beyond the Midwest and Southeast regions. Our geophysical services group has continued to expand services offered and has grown to the point that regional expansion is needed to better serve our clients.
If you are interested in this position or want to refer someone with the above qualifications please email firstname.lastname@example.org.EEO/AA/V, or visit us at www.geotechnology.com to learn more.
EXPLORATION INSTRUMENTS LLC
Customer Service/Rental Coordinator/Geophysicist
Date Posted: 04/18/2012
Exploration Instruments (http://www.expins.com) is the premier geophysical instrument
rental company in North America specializing in near-surface equipment. EXI has an
opening in Austin, Texas for a sharp individual to work in Customer Service managing
the company's equipment reservation system. This position relies heavily upon an attitude
of superior service and attention to detail. The candidate will be in daily phone and email
contact with geophysicists, hydrologists, geologists, archaeologists, civil engineers and
numerous other scientists worldwide.
This is a full-time Mon-Friday, 8:30-5:00 p.m. salaried position. Responsible for inventory management, order fulfillment, problem resolution, and customer relations.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
This position includes the following, though other duties may be assigned to meet
Lots of phone time scheduling equipment per client needs and availability
Fills out and processes order forms
Maintain order/shipping confirmations.
Perform data entry for new clients and equipment.
Writes and receives correspondence via email.
Processes credit requests
Generation of invoice upon equipment return
Coordination of equipment flow through testing and shipping
Exploration Instruments is a small business offering competitive wages and health benefits.
4 year college degree or equivalent work experience.
Written and verbal communication skills
Experience with Excel, Word, Outlook
Additional knowledge of any earth sciences, Quickbooks, HTML and/or databases would be a great plus
Resumes may be emailed to: email@example.com. No walk-in, telephone or faxed applications will be accepted.
THE UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS
Tenure Track Position in Engineering Seismology
Date Posted: 01/31/2012
The Center for Earthquake Research and Information (CERI) and the Department of Civil Engineering (CE) at the University of Memphis invite nominations and applications for a tenure track position at the Assistant Professor level to begin August 2012. We seek a colleague to complement existing expertise in seismology, earthquake hazards, earthquake engineering, and structural engineering at both CERI and CE. Desired areas of research interest for this position include, but are not limited to, source characterization, wave propagation, site response characterization, and loss estimation.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in engineering, or closely related field, at the time of employment and show a demonstrated record of research productivity or strong promise in research. The successful candidate is expected to build a strong, externally funded research program, mentor M.S. and Ph.D. graduate students, and teach undergraduate and graduate courses in her or his specialty. The academic home for the successful candidate will be with the Department of Civil Engineering (http://www.memphis.edu/ce). CERI is a Tennessee Center of Excellence, and CERI faculty members are engaged in a variety of regional, national, and international research projects in geodesy, geology, geophysics, and earthquake hazards (http://www.ceri.memphis.edu).
Applicants should submit a complete curriculum vita, a letter expressing their research and teaching interests, and the names and contact information (phone numbers and email) of at least three references using the University of Memphis workForum online application system (http://workforum.memphis.edu). Applications submitted by February 15, 2012 will receive full consideration.
The University of Memphis, a Tennessee Board of Regents Institution, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Appointment will be based on qualifications as they relate to position requirements without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, or veteran status.
UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA LAS VEGAS APPLIED GEOPHYSICS CENTER
Date Posted: 12/15/2011
Graduate student researcher to study geotechnical site investigation through seismic wave propagation
Applications are encouraged for a graduate research assistantship in geotechnical engineering or applied geophysics at UNLV’s Applied Geophysics Center beginning fall of 2012. Degree program may be in civil engineering (geotechnical), geophysics, or interdisciplinary engineering - geophysics. Candidates holding a B.S. in civil engineering, geophysics or a related field who are enthusiastic to study applied geophysics in a multidisciplinary environment encompassing specializations in geotechnical engineering, seismology and geology should apply. Ph.D.-level candidates are preferred over M.S. International applicants are welcome. For additional information, click here.
The successful candidate must apply and earn graduate admission to the UNLV Civil Engineering program or the UNLV Geosciences program, and also apply for a graduate assistantship. The deadline is March 1, 2012. To discuss opportunities, contact the Project Principal Investigator, Professor Barbara Luke, firstname.lastname@example.org; (702) 895-1568; http://faculty.unlv.edu/bluke.