Support Geologists

Midland Valley is the world leader in the field of structural geology, providing expert consultancy and the Move™ suite of geological software. We work with a wide range of sectors around the world including: upstream oil and gas; mineral exploration and resource development; carbon capture and storage; radioactive waste management; geothermal energy and geotechnical engineering. Our software suite Move is the technology set of choice for more than 260 commercial clients worldwide, including 23 national geological surveys.

Due to increasing demand for our services, we are actively expanding our Knowledge Centre team and are looking for energetic geologists to help provide frontline support to our clients. We are looking for creative people who want to become expert users of Move.


  • Applicants must have a Master's degree or a Ph.D. with a strong emphasis on structural geology. Previous experience of using Move would be a significant advantage, but is not essential;
  • This is a client facing role and applicants must have good written and oral communication skills. You will also be expected to take an active role in helping to improve the Move software suite (both functionality and documentation) and form an important link between the structural geology and software development teams at Midland Valley.

A competitive salary package commensurate with experience will be offered to the successful candidates.

Our head office is located in Glasgow City Centre in the West of Scotland, close to Loch Lomond National Park and many other areas of outstanding natural beauty.

Open to UK/EU nationals and current UK work permit holders.

No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age or race, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age or race for this role. Midland Valley is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply for this position or for further information, please contact Roddy Muir:
T: +44 (0) 141 332 2681 E:

For more information on Midland Valley and Move visit

Closing Date for applications: 3rd February 2017

posted: 09 January 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.