Project Geologist

Northern Territory Geological Survey
Professional 2, Remuneration Package Range $100,477 - $120,181
Fixed for 3 years in Alice Springs

The Northern Territory Geological Survey (NTGS) provides unique opportunities to work on exciting and diverse regional-scale geoscientific projects in a variety of geological terranes. NTGS is a dynamic organisation with a high-tech approach to geoscience and data delivery, with a strong focus on supporting minerals and energy resources exploration and providing geoscience-based advice to government and the community. The position offers the opportunity to undertake geology in spectacular landscapes and in some of Australia's most isolated regions. Furthermore, you'll be living in a unique environment that offers an unprecedented lifestyle

NTGS is looking for a motivated geoscientist to work on multidisciplinary projects focussed on understanding the geological framework and mineral and energy systems of the onshore sedimentary basins of the Northern Territory.

This position will work as part of a team to ensure regional mapping and resource studies are effectively integrated. This is a rare opportunity to do fundamental geoscientific work in sedimentary basins where, relative to other parts of Australia, there is still scope to make exciting new geological discoveries. We are seeking complementary geoscientific skill sets relevant to regional geological mapping, and mineral and/or energy systems studies in sedimentary basins.

For more information on working for NTGS and the upcoming projects, please visit and

For further information please contact Chris Edgoose on +61 8 89518160.

Quote vacancy number: 466605
Closing date: 11/09/2022

Applications should address the Selection Criteria. For a copy of the Job Description and to apply online please visit

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posted: 29 July 2022     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.