Job Openings at WVGES
The West Virginia Geological and Economic Survey (State Agency) seeks to
fill one (1) full-time Geologist II position :
- Position: Survey Geologist II, Coal Section
The West Virginia Geological and Economic Survey (State Agency) is seeking to fill a full time permanent
position of a Survey Geologist II to work in the Coal Section.
Minimum education required is a Master's of Science Degree in Geology from an
accredited four-year college or university or a Bachelors of Science Degree in Geology and
two years of full-time or part-time equivalent paid experience as a professional geologist.
Duties will involve data entry and verification, computer mapping of various coal parameters,
conducting coal and noncoal-related field work through the State and answering questions about various
aspect of West Virginia coal geology to non-Survey clients.
Experience or familiarity with the concepts of coal geology and resource estimation desired;
field mapping experience beyond required field camp a plus. Familiarity with basic computer software,
such as the Microsoft Office suite is required. Experience with ArcMap is also a positive.
Some overnight travel will be required.
Pay grade 15 of WV Division of Personnel-Minimum salary $31,164.00
Interested candidates should send their resume and have three (3) letters of reference sent to:
West Virginia Geological Survey,
Attn: Nancy Lilly,
1 Mont Chateau Road,
Morgantown, WV 26508-8079,
The closing date for resumes is January 23, 2012. Any questions, call 304-594-2331.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
Page last revised: January 13, 2012