The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the AAAS Science & Technology Policy fellowships. Policy fellowships provide the unique opportunity to apply your  knowledge and skills to national and international issues in the federal policy realm. Fellows share an interest and commitment to public service, a desire to learn about science and technology policy, and a willingness to apply their scientific and engineering backgrounds in new arenas.

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Company Name: The Nature Conservancy-Arizona

Title: Spatial Analyst
Location: Tucson, AZ
Description:
The Spatial Analyst works as part of Arizona’s Center for Science and Public Policy providing leadership and technical expertise in spatial analyses and modeling, database development and management, and GIS technology. Work requires expertise in spatial modeling and analysis, manipulation of spatial and non-spatial data, management of relational databases, ability to communicate complex scientific topics using cartographic principles and graphic presentations of data, and design/maintenance of websites. Other essential job functions include:
– Performs complex spatial analyses including use and adaptation of spatial models
– Produces professional reports, map exhibits and other graphic products
– Maintains and updates centralized GIS database on Arc SDE platform
– Mentors and provides GIS training to staff individually and in groups
– Manages Center for Science and Public Policy website
– Develops metadata and other source documentation for datasets and other project work
– Actively participates in projects with external agencies and partners
– Works independently and with small teams

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M2 Technical Services Inc. of Spokane Washington has just opened an office in Reno Nevada, and is accepting resumes for Geologists and others who are involved in mineral exploration. M2 was founded in 2005, and focuses on providing services for mineral exploration in the US and in other countries.

All candidates should provide the following information in their cover letter:  level of education, years of industry experience, areas of high competence (project management, core logging, ARC-GIS, modeling, claim staking, etc), countries/states worked in and fluency of foreign languages.

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Company Name: Bureau of Land Management

Title: Rangeland Management Specialist
Location: Elko, NV
Description:V
Assists senior rangeland management specialists in gathering, analysis, interpretation, and evaluation of monitoring data to determine if land use objectives are being met. Reviews grazing permits to ensure compliance with appropriate federal law. Reviews and processes annual grazing applications. Conducts upland vegetation monitoring studies and determines the need for range and watershed improvements that are directly related to management objectives. Responsible for assisting in preparing, evaluating and conducting biological analyses of public rangeland projects. Responsible for providing basic input to interdisciplinary reports, environmental assessments, and protective stipulations for rangeland ecosystems.
Source: https://jobs.mgsapps.monster.com/blm/vacancy/viewVacancyDetail!qualifications.hms?_ref=k3f4ejfnpt0&orgId=3&jnum=110640

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Company Name: Utah Geological Survey, Geologic Hazards Program

Title: GIS Analyst (UGS Geologic Hazards)
Location: Salt Lake County, UT
Description:
The incumbent in this position will serve as the lead GIS Analyst for the UGS Geologic Hazard Program, assisting program staff with geologic-hazard-related GIS and spatial analysis projects, problems, and training. Projects may include finalizing and reviewing maps, including comprehensive geologic hazard map sets; developing base maps with imagery and other data sets; acquiring, processing, and analyzing spatial data from a variety of internal and external sources, including LiDAR and GPS/GNSS data; and developing and testing Python scripts and programming to automate analysis geoprocessing. All projects will extensively use SDE multi-user geodatabases that will also include providing updates to the AGRC SGID spatial database. Incumbent will maintain our Emergency Operations Center equipment, work with our Digital Geologic Hazard Technical Clearinghouse, and coordinate spatial/GIS data during emergency response activities with other state and federal agencies, and local governments. In addition, the incumbent will interact with other state and federal agencies, local governments, and the public in spatial data/GIS distribution, use, and inquiries, and may serve on local to regional GIS and spatial-data-related committees and task forces.
Source: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/utah/default.cfm?action=viewJob&jobID=960009

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Company Name: Bureau of Land Management

Title: Mining Engineer/Geologist
Location: Winnemucca, NV
Description:
The primary responsibility of this position is to provide federal environmental oversight of private sector mineral exploration, development and production activities occurring on public lands. This includes exploration, development and production of locatable (e.g. gold, silver and copper), saleable (e.g. sand and gravel) and leasable (e.g. geothermal) minerals. Mineral proposals range from exploration programs of all sizes, to pilot testing projects, and several full development projects including geothermal-based electrical production and large-scale mines involving several thousand acres. Customers range from small-time operators to major international corporations. The operational proposals, reclamation plans, and reclamation cost estimates must all be reviewed for conformity with the appropriate regulations as well as other laws and State regulations. Surface use and occupancy determinations must also be made. A major part of the duties for this position will be to review of proposed mineral operations for impacts to the environment, including closure of large scale heap leach facilities. The staff person’s time will be spent both in the office reviewing proposals and leading minerals projects as well and in the field inspecting projects for compliance with the regulations and other laws. We are seeking a person that is particularly adaptable to all of our minerals programs.

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Company Name: Bureau of Land Management

Title: Geologist
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Description:
This position serves as a geologist in a Bureau of Land Management Office. The geologist is responsible for performing work that involves knowledge and application of the principles of geology, and being responsible for planning, initiating, directing, and executing the minerals program activities. The geologist plans, initiates, and directs work that involves compliance activities over mining industry, sales, permits and leases to assure the orderly development and conservation on minerals materials, locatable and leasable minerals on public lands; and assures maximum economic recovery of mineral deposits through review of industry operating plans for exploration, development, and extraction of minerals and compliance with the environmental reclamation requirements of Department of Interior’s regulations and Bureau of Land Management policy.
Source: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/380863100

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Company Name: Bureau of Land Management

Title: Assistant District Manager, Support Services
Location: Worland, WY
Description:
This position is in the Wind River/Bighorn Basin District Office, Division of Support Services. As a key member of the District Leadership Team, the incumbent provides overall management, leadership, and direction for district support services activities which services a wide variety of both internal and external customers, and has direct impacts on a broad range of natural resource disciplines covering nearly all multiple use areas managed by the Bureau. The incumbent is responsible for insuring timely, quality management leadership, direction, and support to accomplish district resource management programs through a staff of approximately 18-20, located in 3 field office locations in Worland, Cody and Lander, encompassing 5.8 million acres of public land. The incumbent serves as principal manager for developing and implementing innovative support services systems to cope with changing programs, personnel and material conditions and shifting emphasis in district resource management requirements. The incumbent also provides direct supervision to two subordinate supervisors for the Support Services Staff, and provides support functions for the National Minerals Lab in Worland.

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Company Name: Bureau of Land Management
Website: www.blm.gov

Title: Geologist
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Description:
This position serves as a geologist in a Bureau of Land Management Office. The geologist is responsible for performing work that involves knowledge and application of the principles of geology, and being responsible for planning, initiating, directing, and executing the minerals program activities. The geologist plans, initiates, and directs work that involves compliance activities over mining industry, sales, permits and leases to assure the orderly development and conservation on minerals materials, locatable and leasable minerals on public lands; and assures maximum economic recovery of mineral deposits through review of industry operating plans for exploration, development, and extraction of minerals and compliance with the environmental reclamation requirements of Department of Interior’s regulations and Bureau of Land Management policy.

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Company Name: Freeport-McMoRan

Title: Summer Internships
Source: http://freeport-mcmoran.jobs/search/summer%20internships/

Minimum Qualifications: depends on job see description for details
Preferred Qualifications: not provided
Desired Majors: Geology, Geological Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Mining Engineering
International Students?: No

Position Type: Paid Internship
Hours per week: per position
Salary & Benefits: per position

Application Process: apply online and/or at upcoming career fairs
Additional Details: not provided

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