Work Nature

  • Geologists study the earth's history, composition & structure. Geologists play an important part in the study, exploration, preservation and cleaning up of the environment. The study of geology includes Mineralogy (study of minerals) Paleontology (study of fossils); Structural Geology (study of forces working on the earth’s crust); Geomorphology (the study of the formation of the earth’s crust with its various land forms).
  • Research and carry out scientific study with organizations involved in geological work who locate physical data and material for study from near the earth’s surface and in the sea.
  • Identify rocks, minerals, and fossils
  • Conduct geological surveys, construct mapsMeasure the earth’s gravity and magnetic field.
  • Research for locating oil, natural gas and minerals.
  • Work in laboratories to study samples from the earth or seabed. 

Key Skills

  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Windows Operating System General Use
  • Writing skills

Occupations

  • Geohydrologist
  • Hydrologist
  • Marine Geologist
  • Mineralogist
  • Petrologist
  • Seismologist

Career Analysis

1 Fees
Low
2 Demand
Medium
3 Salary
Medium
4 Level Of Preparation
High

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