Geophysical Logging Engineer

Company Background

We are a small specialist borehole geophysical logging company operating in the sectors of ground water, mineral exploration, geotechnical and environmental site investigations.

We have been established since 1994. Our offices are based near the village of Hadnall, just north of Shrewsbury.

Our operations are field work orientated covering the whole of the UK, Ireland, and occasionally overseas locations. The logging services involve lowering specialist probes down boreholes, on a wire-line, and recording data on computerised field systems. Our geophysical logging engineers are required to carry out the field work, be able to give the client on-site interpretations of the data, and then write the final interpretive reports.

Job Description

Job Title: Geophysical Logging Engineer
Location: Hadnall, near Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Duration: Permanent - subject to a six month probationary period

Details: The ideal candidate should be keen on fieldwork and have a practical and flexible disposition with a mechanical/instrumentation aptitude. A degree in geology, geophysics or other earth science subject is required. Experience within the hydrogeological or site investigation sectors would be beneficial, but not essential.

The work involves UK and overseas travel with periods away from the office. Occasional weekend work will be required.

A full driving licence is required

Salary: 21,000 - 25,000

Send CVs and a cover letter to Ms Pip Horton at or the address below. Closing date for applications is the 28th February 2019.

posted: 25 January 2019     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.