Geologist 9-P11 in Lansing, United States

at State of Michigan
Location Lansing, United States
Date Posted April 24, 2019
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


$19.96 - $33.64 an hourJob Description
In a learning capacity using established policies, procedures, rules, laws, and regulations, administer oil and gas and mineral well activities, which involves regulation and enforcement of Parts 201, 615, 616, and 625 of the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, 1994 PA 451, as amended (NREPA). Review geophysical logs submitted by oil and gas operators to populate the OGMD risk-based data-management-system with official standardized geologic-formation information. Maintain the OGMD oil and gas well elog (digital) and paper well-log library (reference wells only) for use by industry, students, academia, and the public. Provide stratigraphic, mineralogic, and general bedrock and formation information to all who seek it. Assist in the implementation of division programs. Maintain open communication lines ensuring information relating to division programs is shared through division reporting systems.
Required Education and Experience
Possession of a bachelor's degree in geology or geological, petroleum or mining engineering.


Geologist 9
No specific type or amount is required.

Geologist 10
One year of professional experience in carrying out geological activities to protect, develop and maintain natural resources equivalent to a Geologist 9.

Geologist P11
Two years of professional experience in carrying out geological activities to protect, develop and maintain natural resources equivalent to a Geologist, including one year equivalent to a Geologist 10.
Alternate Education and Experience
Possession of a bachelor's degree in environmental geoscience, earth science, or environmental science with 15 semester (23 quarter term) credits in the following core geology classes: physical geology, sedimentology/stratigraphy, mineralogy/petrology, structural geology and field instruction; additionally, the candidate must have 21 semester (32 quarter term) credits in elective geology coursework; and two courses each in calculus, chemistry and physics. This may be substituted for the educational requirement.
Additional Requirements and Information
Please attach a cover letter, resume, and official college transcripts (if applicable) to your application.

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Information provided in your application, resume, cover letter, transcripts, and any other documentation provided will be used to verify responses to the supplemental questions. Unsupported responses may not be considered further.

If applicable, you must attach an electronic and/or scanned copy of your official college/university transcripts. For our purposes, "Official Transcripts" must contain the college/university name and address, the degree conferred and date granted, coursework completed (especially if no degree granted), and the Registrar's signature and/or seal.

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