Senior Geophysicist

Professional 3, Remuneration Package Range $123,842 - $138,509
NT Geological Survey
Ongoing vacancy in Darwin

The Northern Territory Geological Survey (NTGS) aims to attract, de-risk and support investment in resource exploration and development in the Territory and provide geoscience-based advice to government and the community. The position of Senior Geophysicist at the NTGS provides the opportunity to design and deliver geophysical programs building knowledge of the geology and resource potential in the NT. This Darwin-based role also means you'll be living in a unique environment that offers an unprecedented lifestyle. The NTGS welcomes overseas applications for this role, please see Northern Territory Government visa nomination | Australia's Northern Territory ( for further information.

With the recent announcement of extended and ongoing funding, NTGS will be targeting the upgrade of regional geophysical datasets to enhance knowledge of the geological framework and resource potential of the Northern Territory. NTGS is looking for a skilled and motivated geophysicist to work across a wide range of projects from regional-scale pre-competitive geophysical acquisition to developing and delivering value-added geophysical products. We are seeking geophysical skill sets relevant to regional-scale geophysical acquisition, data processing and application of geophysical techniques to geological framework studies.

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

For further information on this position please contact Tania Dhu, Manager Geophysics and Remote Sensing on 08 8999 5214 or

Quote vacancy number: 15044
Closing date: 16/01/2023

Applications should address the Selection Criteria in a one page cover letter. For a copy of the Job Description and to apply online please visit

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