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Employers of Geology & Earth Science majors in OR

Geoscientists study the physical aspects of the Earth, such as its composition, structure, and processes, to learn about its past, present, and future. Most geoscientists split their time between working in offices and laboratories, and working outdoors. Doing research and investigations outdoors is commonly called fieldwork and can require extensive travel to remote locations and irregular working hours. Most geoscientist jobs require at least a bachelor’s degree. In several states, geoscientists may need a license to offer their services to the public. The median annual wage for geoscientists was $90,890 in May 2012. Employment of geoscientists is projected to grow 16 percent from 2012 to 2022, faster than the average for all occupations. The need for energy, environmental protection, and responsible land and resource management is projected to spur demand for geoscientists in the future.

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers
Study the composition, structure, and other physical aspects of the Earth. May use geological, physics, and mathematics knowledge in exploration for oil, gas, minerals, or underground water; or in waste disposal, land reclamation, or other environmental problems. May study the Earth's internal composition, atmospheres, oceans, and its magnetic, electrical, and gravitational forces. Includes mineralogists, crystallographers, paleontologists, stratigraphers, geodesists, and seismologists.

Geological and Petroleum Technicians
Assist scientists or engineers in the use of electronic, sonic, or nuclear measuring instruments in both laboratory and production activities to obtain data indicating potential resources such as metallic ore, minerals, gas, coal, or petroleum. Analyze mud and drill cuttings. Chart pressure, temperature, and other characteristics of wells or bore holes. Investigate and collect information leading to the possible discovery of new metallic ore, minerals, gas, coal, or petroleum deposits.

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers
Conduct sub-surface surveys to identify the characteristics of potential land or mining development sites. May specify the ground support systems, processes and equipment for safe, economical, and environmentally sound extraction or underground construction activities. May inspect areas for unsafe geological conditions, equipment, and working conditions. May design, implement, and coordinate mine safety programs.

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Environmental Protection Agency
H. G. Schlicker & Associates, Inc.
Oregon State University
Wood Science & Engineering
Tetra Tech, Inc.
Portland Public Schools
Creative Science School
Parametrix, Inc.
Portland Public Schools
Academy of Science & Tech Jhs
United States Dept of Geological Survey
Forest & Rangeland Ecosystem
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Noaa
Cape Arago Audubon Society
Environmental Protection Agency
Dynamac Corporation
United States Dept of Geological Survey
Forest & Rangeland
United States Dept of Geological Survey
Cost Ctr Yf00-Oregon
Ecos Iq, Inc.
Ecos
North Bend Sch Dist 13
Oregon Coast Technology School
Parametrix, Inc.
Green Building Services, Inc.
The Cadmus Group LLC
Energy Services Division
West Linn-Wilsonville School District 3jt
Arts and Technology High Schl
Swca, Incorporated
Swca Environmental Consultants
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Deq
Mason Bruce & Girard Inc
Environmental Works LLC
Pbs Engineering and Environmental Inc.
Pbs Engineering Environmental
Ecotrust
Lomakatsi Ecological Services, Inc.
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Deq
Environmental Protection Agency
E P A
Sage Science, Inc.
Cardno, Inc.
Lincoln County School District (inc)
Lincoln City Career Technical
Northwest Geotechnical Consultants, Inc.
Northwest Geotech
Warm Springs Geo Visions
Umpqua Research Company
Bonneville Environmental Foundation
Maul Foster & Alongi, Inc.
Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Icf Jones & Stokes, Inc
Wildlands, Inc.
Coos Watershed Association Inc
Geotechnical Resources, Inc.
Gri
Environmental Protection Agency
Hazardous Materials
Osu Deparment of Geoscience
Valka-Mir Human Security, LLC
Valka-Mir
United States Dept of Geological Survey
Biological Resource Division
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Northwest Region Air Quality
Vernonia School District 47j
Technology Learning Center
Columbia Lower Estuary Partnership
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