Geologist - Mineralogical Laboratories


A geology graduate is required to join our small team in North Wales and be responsible for the interpretation of X-ray Diffraction (XRD) data derived from rock and soil samples.

The post will be full-time and initially for a 12-month period.

Responsibilities will include interpretation of XRD diffractograms for quantification of bulk rock and clay mineralogy and overseeing all processes in the XRD procedure including sample preparation, loading, scanning and quality control. The post will also involve client liaison, data reporting and business development.

A degree in geology is essential. A background in petroleum geology would be an advantage as would an in-depth knowledge and understanding of XRD, XRF and mineralogy. The post will require attention to detail and the ability to work within a small team.

Salary is negotiable dependent upon qualifications and experience.

Apply with full CV to: Joanna Jones, Operations Manager, X-ray Mineral Services Ltd, 1 Claughton Road, Colwyn Bay, North Wales, LL29 7EF UK

E-mail: joanna@xrayminerals.co.uk

Closing Date: 9th February 2018

posted: 15 December 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.