State of Michigan Geologist 9-12 (Field Services) in Lansing, Michigan
This position is solely responsible for providing technical support to the department's Region and Field Services personnel regarding highly specialized laboratory forensic and petrographic tests conducted on aggregates and concrete. In addition, this position is solely responsible or the continued development, testing and analysis of the Statewide Concrete Core Database. This position serves as a project coordinator, principal investigator, or technical advisory group member for special studies and technical investigations conducted by either the Department or contracted outside agencies. In addition, it serves as a participant in the oversight of the Michigan Certified Aggregate Technician (MCAT) training and certification program to ensure alignment with current MDOT policy and procedure. Further, this position will assist in the development, maintenance, and support of the Departments Sample Manager system and the AASHTOware Project (AP) Construction/Materials software.
Geologist 9-P11 Position Description Geologist 12 Position Description
Required Education and Experience
Possession of a bachelor's degree in geology or geological, petroleum or mining engineering.
No specific type or amount is required.
One year of professional experience in carrying out geological activities to protect, develop and maintain natural resources equivalent to a Geologist 9.
Two years of professional experience in carrying out geological activities to protect, develop and maintain natural resources equivalent to a Geologist, including one year equivalent to a Geologist 10.
Three years of professional experience in carrying out geological activities to protect, develop and maintain natural resources equivalent to a Geologist, including one year equivalent to Geologist P11.
Alternate Education and Experience
Possession of a bachelor's degree in environmental geoscience, earth science, or environmental science with 15 semester (23 quarter term) credits in the following core geology classes: physical geology, sedimentology/stratigraphy, mineralogy/petrology, structural geology and field instruction. In addition, the candidate must have 21 semester (32 quarter term) credits in elective geology coursework; and two courses each in calculus, chemistry and physics.
Additional Requirements and Information
Applicants who possess foreign degrees must have their academic credentials evaluated or converted into U.S. educational equivalents, unless the degree has been accepted by an accredited degree granting institution in the United States. Civil Service accepts evaluations from organizations listed on the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services or the Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc. Go to https://stateofmichigan.sharepoint.com/teams/insidemcsc/Classification%20%20Selection/Documents/Foreign%20Degree%20Evaluators.pdf for more information.
All newly hired state employees are required to submit and pass a pre-employment drug test and physical (if applicable) prior to their actual appointment. Criminal and driving records will also be checked if applicable. Any position offer will be conditional until results of the drug test, physical, criminal background, and driving records indicate eligibility for employment.
The department reserves the right to close this posting prior to its original end date once a sufficient number of applications have been received.
Your application for any position does not guarantee that you will be contacted by the Department for further consideration. Only those applicants interviewed will be notified of the results.
This position will be filled a the Geologist 9, 10, P11 or 12 level based on the preferred candidate's qualifications.
View the class specification at: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/Geologist_12698_7.pdf
Salary: $20.77 - $38.05 Hourly
Location: Lansing, MI
Job Type: Permanent Full Time
Job Number: 5901-21-FS-6-Geologist 9-12-SE
Closing: 3/7/2021 5:00 PM Eastern
Bargaining Unit: SCIENTIFIC AND ENGINEERING (SEIU)
Agency: State of Michigan
Address: 400 South Pine Street Lansing, Michigan, 48909
Phone: (800) 788-1766 State of Michigan is an Equal Opportunity Employer