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Geological Technicians

Tips for Entry

Visit the following Web sites for job listings:

  • https://www.agu.org/Learn-and-Develop/Learn/Career-Advancement/Find-a-Job
  • http://www.earthmagazine.org/career-opportunities
  • http://awg.org/JobWeb
  • http://www.earthworks-jobs.com
  • https://www.usajobs.gov

To learn more about the field, read:

  • Geology: https://www.geosociety.org/GSA/Publications/Journals/Geology/GSA/Pubs/geology/home.aspx
  • GSA Today: https://www.geosociety.org/GSA/Publications/GSA_Today/GSA/GSAToday/Home.aspx
  • EARTH: http://www.earthmagazine.org
  • Geosphere: https://www.geosociety.org/GSA/Publications/Journals/Geosphere/GSA/Pubs/geosphere/home.aspx

Be willing to relocate. It may open more job opportunities. 

Join the Geological Society of America (GSA) as a student or professional member to take advantage of networking opportunities, receive member discounts on publications, and participate in continuing education.

Attend the GSA's annual meeting to make networking contacts, participate in mentorship programs, learn about jobs, and take advantage of continuing education opportunities.

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