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Consulting Geologist Posted on Nov 28, 2017 by DKW Consulting Ltd

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $550.00 daily
  • Work Hours 40 to 84 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 28, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

DKW Consulting Ltd

Languages

English

Education

Bachelor's degree

Field Work Location Experience

  • Overseas
  • On land
  • Offshore or at sea

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Registration as a professional geologist

Experience

Experience an asset

Computer Experience

  • MS Excel
  • MS Word

Work Setting

Consulting geology, geophysics or engineering firm

Security and Safety

Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Computer
  • Printer
  • Cellular phone

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Willing to travel internationally

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

Working groups

Work Location Information

  • Remote location
  • Various locations

Type of Resources

  • Oil sands and heavy oil
  • Convential crude, petroleum and natural gas

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Geoscientists Specific Skills

  • Plan and conduct analytical studies of core samples, drill cuttings and rock samples to identify chemical, mineral, hydrocarbon and biological composition
  • Identify and advise on anticipated natural risks

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Dec 28, 2017

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Consulting Geologist is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Geologists, Geochemists and Geophysicists
NOC code: 2113
INNOVATIVE

Interest in synthesizing information to plan and direct field studies, drilling and testing programs, and seismic, electromagnetic, magnetic, gravimetric, radiometric, radar and other remote sensing programs to extend knowledge of the earth; in assessing deposits and geological age; and in determining characteristics and suitability of materials for use as concrete aggregates, road fill and other applications

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working with instruments to identify deposits of construction materials; and in participating in remote sensing programs and in analyses of core samples, drill cuttings and rock samples to identify chemical, mineral, hydrocarbon and biological composition

DIRECTIVE

Interest in consulting to recommend the acquisition of lands, exploration and mapping programs, and mine development; and in advising in areas such as waste management, route and site selection and the restoration of contaminated sites; may supervise and co-ordinate well drilling, completion and workovers, and mining activities

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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