The PGS is happy to pass on job opportunities to geologists, earth scientists, geotechnical engineers, recent graduates and students. If you are an employer who wants to post a job opening here, please send an email to . Please let us know when the position is filled. Note that the most recently received job offers are at the top of the list. Listings will be automatically removed after 3 months or when notified that the position is no longer available.

Geotechnical Engineers, Oil and Gas Engineer and Environmental Permitting Project Manager, HDR, Pittsburgh, PA
Geologist, Bureau of Land Management, Las Vegas, NV, US
Geologist, THG Geophysics, Ltd.
Chief Geologist, Island of Fiji
Field Geologist, Maryland Geological Survey
Staff / Entry Level Geologists and Engineering Geologists, American Geotechnical & Environmental Services, Inc.
Geology Intern, Seneca Resources, Pittsburgh, PA
Assistant Director, Mineral Land Regulation and Reclamation (MLRR) Program, Oregon
Senior Staff Geologist, Canonsburg, PA

Geotechnical Engineers, Oil and Gas Engineer and Environmental Permitting Project Manager, HDR, Pittsburgh, PA
Position Description

HDR Engineering is an architectural, engineering, and consulting firm that excels at complex projects and solving challenges for clients. More than 9,000 employee-owners, including architects, engineers, consultants, scientists, planners and construction managers, in 200 locations worldwide, gather their strengths to provide solutions beyond the scope of traditional A/E/C firms.

HDR has multiple job openings in their Pennsylvania and West Virginia offices for geotechnical engineers, oil and gas engineer and environmental permitting project manager. See their list for all the available openings and the reference number for each job.

Detailed job descriptions can be viewed online at: .

You may also mail a hard copy resume/cover letter to:
Regional Recruiter
11 Stanwix St., Suite 800
Pittsburgh, PA 15222-1357

Posted 10/29/2014

Geologist, Bureau of Land Management, Las Vegas, NV, US
Position Description

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is pleased to announce a new, exciting position available. It is our hope that qualified, career oriented individuals will actively consider this position and apply accordingly.

Position Information:

Job Description: Geologist;
Announcement Number: NV-DEU-2014-0169;
Location(s) of position: Las Vegas, NV, US;
Salary: $39,179 - $75,376;
Applications will be accepted until: 09/26/2014.

For additional information on this job posting, please go to:!execute.hms?orgId=3&jnum=110632

Posted 10/08/2014

Geologist, THG Geophysics, Ltd.
Position Description

THG Geophysics, Ltd,, an international near-surface geophysical consulting company, is currently seeking a geologist to join its team. The full-time position entails geologic and geophysical field investigations of near-surface phenomenon and includes extensive overnight travel locally and throughout the US. Requirements include a B.S. in geology (with a course in geophysics a plus) and 0-5 years of geologic experience. Please send a resume to Maggie Beird at .

THG Geophysics, Ltd.
THG Geophysics Canada, Ltd.
4280 Old William Penn Highway
Murrysville, PA 15668
Office - (724) 325-3996
Fax - (724) 733-7901

Posted 10/08/2014

Chief Geologist, Island of Fiji
Position Description

The Island of Fiji is looking for a chief geologist. For more info see

Posted 09/24/2014

Field Geologist, Maryland Geological Survey
Position Description

Maryland Geological Survey is recruiting for a Field Geologist. If you know of anyone who may be interested, please forward this advertisement and the link below to the interested person.

Thank You,

Richard A. Ortt, Jr., Director
Maryland Geological Survey
Maryland Department of Natural Resources
2300 St. Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

Posted 09/24/2014

Staff / Entry Level Geologists and Engineering Geologists, American Geotechnical & Environmental Services, Inc.
Position Description

Responsibilities will include field inspection, analysis and report preparation under the direction of senior engineers and geologists. Must be well organized, eager to learn, hardworking, and willing to take on a wide variety of field and reporting task. Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a good understanding of the geology of Pennsylvania.

Willingness to travel and stay overnight at job locations. We anticipate that this position will require possible 75 percent travel sometimes for extended periods mostly within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

PennDOT certified Drill inspection experience a plus. You will need a BS minimum with 0-5 years experience.

To contact American Geotechnical & Environmental Services, Inc.
Phone: (724) 916-0300
Fax (724) 916-0315
Email: for information for job opportunities

Posted 09/24/2014

Geology Intern, Seneca Resources, Pittsburgh, Pa.
Position Description

Seneca Resources is looking to fill a Geology Intern position for its Marcellus Shale operations in their Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania office for the summer of 2015, (intern15-03.pdf). Candidates interested in this internship must refer to the job title or job ID in their correspondence. For confidential consideration, please send your resume, cover letter and employment references by October 22, 2014 or contact:

Seneca Resources Corporation
Human Resources
Intern, Geology
Position #15-03PA
1201 Louisiana, Suite 400
Houston, TX 77002

Posted 09/23/2014

Assistant Director, Mineral Land Regulation and Reclamation (MLRR) Program, Oregon
Position Description

We are looking for an Assistant Director at DOGAMI for managing our mine regulatory programs. Please send along the job announcement to anyone you think may be interested.

This is the link to the state recruitment site: Principal Executive/Manager F (DOGAMI Assistant Director and Manager of the MLRR Program)

This is the general description of the position responsibilities. The applicant does not have to be a geologist by training.

The person in this position will supervise the Mineral Land Regulation and Reclamation (MLRR) Program; both staff and the regulatory programs. This position directly supervises 10 professional, technical and clerical employees, plus independent contractors and temporary employees. The position is responsible for budget and financial oversight of the MLRR Program. The position is responsible for developing and implementing statewide policies and procedures in the administration of the state’s Mined Land Reclamation Act, as well as its oil/gas and geothermal statutes and rules. In addition to program policy guidance, administration and supervision, this position also performs tasks such as special program analyses, tracking legislation, lobbying for agency policy statutes, attending and testifying at legislative and other governmental and judicial hearings, and preparing draft rules and statutes for consideration by the Agency Governing Board. This position administers agreements and MOAs with other state agencies as needed (e.g., the MOA between ODEQ regarding management of stormwater program). This position also leads the development and implementation of multi-agency team permitting for complex mine sites and for merging state regulations for other mineral mines with developing regulations for mines at the federal level. The program administrator is regularly engaged in coordination, reclamation, the protection of natural resources, and control or mitigation of physical or chemical hazards at mine sites throughout the state. The position also serves as the oil/gas and geothermal supervisor for Oregon, taking the lead on complicated energy mineral issues such as unit spacing, correlative rights, compulsory unitization and Governing Board orders. The position serves as the Legislative Coordinator for the agency.

Vicki S. McConnell, Ph.D., R.G.
Oregon State Geologist
OR Dept. of Geology & Mineral Industries
800 NE Oregon St.
Suite 965
Portland, OR 97232
971.673.1550 (office)
503.709.8529 (mobile)

Posted 07/18/2014

Senior Staff Geologist, Canonsburg, Pa
Position Description

A privately owned company engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of the Marcellus and Utica Shale formations in the Appalachian Basin is currently seeking a Senior Staff Geologist, at its Canonsburg, Pa office. Our company has a core acreage position in Southwestern Pennsylvania where we are actively developing those assets and acquiring additional acreage. You will find the job posting with all the information regarding the job duties, requirements, and contact information in this attachment .

Applicants should submit resume and salary requirements to or fax to 817-332-4962, specifying that you are applying for the Senior Staff Geologist position.

Posted 06/10/2014