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Scientist III

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Position Information

Position Information

Present Position Number H0278W
Role Code Title Scientist III
Position Title Scientist III
Position Summary

This is a grant-funded position contingent upon receiving external funding. The Department of Geology is seeking an individual to assist with geologic mapping in the Coastal Plain province of Virginia. The successful applicant will assist with auger drilling operations and perform mapping of river bottom with sidescan sonar and GIS compilation of geologic maps. The successful application will be expected to work independently and as a team member.

Required Qualifications

MS degree in Geology
Drilling experience
GIS experience

Preferred Qualifications
Advertised Pay Range Commensurate with Experience
Department Rick Berquist - 3KE430
Location William & Mary
University Salary Range

Job Open Date 09/14/2017
Review Begin Date
Job Close Date 09/28/2017
Open Until Filled No
Employment Category Hourly
Position Term 12-Month
Special Application Instructions
Conditions of Employment:
EEO Statement

The College of William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university. The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Background Check Statement

The College of William & Mary is committed to providing a safe campus community. W&M conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check.

Supplemental Question

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Describe the experience you have in drilling and geologic mapping. Please be specific as to the number of years and details on your experience

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Please describe your knowledge of the Virginia Coastal Plain and eastern Piedmont stratigraphy.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please describe in detail your GIS experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

Supplemental Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents