Jobs in Geology

Job Search Websites

American Association of Petroleum Geologists Career Planning web site

Geological Society of America Resources and Jobs web site. - Be sure to check out the Classified Ads and Employment Service Center. is an excellent search engine for jobs in geology that aggregates job openings posted across the web.  Click on any of the links below to see examples of various current openings.

Geology jobs in New York

Geology jobs in the United States

Entry-level geology jobs in the United States

Petroleum geology jobs in the United States

Environmental geology jobs in the United States


Environmental and Geotechnical Jobs

AASHTO Materials Reference Laboratory

Advance Testing Company, Inc.- Formerly Scott McDonald (2004); Anne Bruno (2008) held a summer internship.

Atlantic Testing Laboratories - Kristen Remington (2010)

Baker Environmental, Inc.

Bolger Brothers, Inc.

Chesapeake Geosciences - Jeff Perkins (1998) and formerly Rebecka Bourke (2003)

Civil & Environmental Consultants (CEC), Inc.

Civil Mining Environmental (CME) Engineering, Inc.

Concurrent Technologies Corp. (CTC)

Delta Environmental Consultants, Inc.

Dewberry & Davis

Earth Resources Technology, Inc.

Engineering Consulting Services (ECS), Ltd.

Environmental Strategies Corp.

Enviroscan, Inc.

Gannet Fleming, Inc.

Geotechnical Testing Services

Griggs-Lang Consulting Geologists, Inc - Jud Spanneut (1999), Brian Milliman (1999), and Kyle Crossett (2005)

Groundwater & Environmental Services - Katrina Bannon (2006) and Andy Stafford (2007)

Handex Environmental

Hanover Engineering Associates, Inc.

H.F. Lenz Company

HydroGeoLogic, Inc.

Kleinfelder - Marty Woodward (1994), Kevin Meyer (2005), and Ryan LaDuke (2008).

L. Robert Kimball & Associates

Meiser & Earl

Mid-Atlantic Geosciences, LLC

Mountain Research, LLC

Musser Engineering, Inc.

OP-TECH Environmental Services - Nate Pierce (2008) and Shauna Arduine (2007)

Peterson Geotechnical Construction LLC - Patrick Doherty (2002) is Vice President and Operations Manager.

Roux Associates, Inc.

Science Applications International Corp.

Specialized Engineering - Dave Weigand is an alum and has hired several recent graduates, including Chris Pearsall (2000), Adam Spinner (2004), and Ben Squier (2008).

Tetra Tech

The Thomas Group - Brad Smith (2003) is now a recruiter

URS Corporation - Environmental Division

UXB International

YEC, Inc. - contact person: Jonathan Chen


Energy and Minerals

Automated Mudlogging Services

BHP Billiton


Continental Placer, Inc.

Dart Energy Corporation

Equitable Resources

Geoservices, Inc. - Eric Kahrs (2008)

Grant Geophysical

Merit Oil Corp.

Montgomery Watson, Inc.

Occidental Oil & Gas Corporation

Oryx Energy Corp.

Schlumberger Oilfield Services



State and Federal Government

AmeriCorps National Service

Federal Emergency Management Agency

Georgia Geological Survey

GeoCorps America - paid summer internships at US National Parks. New jobs typically posted in early December

Idaho National Laboratory

Maryland Department of the Environment

New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources

North Carolina Department of Environmental and Natural Resources

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

Pennsylvania Department of Transportation

Pennsylvania Topographic and Geologic Survey

Land, Water, and Conservation Division of the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

U.S. Forest Service

U.S. Geological Survey

U.S. National Park Service

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

U.S. Department of the Interior, Office of Surface Mining