Geophysics Careers

USGS Geology, Geophysics, and Geochemistry Science Center (GGGSC) - Multiple Open Positions
Date Posted:  1/11/22

The USGS Geology, Geophysics, and Geochemistry Science Center (GGGSC) in Denver is looking to hire multiple geophysicists to join a vibrant team working on a variety of resource (minerals, groundwater), hazards (volcanic, seismic) and geotechnical studies. Our broad-based team of research and operational staff includes expertise in electromagnetic, potential-field, remote sensing, electrical, and seismic geophysics. GGGSC is a leader in the field of airborne geophysics and is heavily involved in the decade-long Earth Mapping Resources Initiative (

We seek to hire 4-year term positions involving a mix of field data acquisition, data processing, technical writing, and preparing data for public releases. The work also involves considerable interfacing with staff geologists, geochemists, and economic geologists. Positions are available at a range of GS-grade levels depending upon education, skills and qualifications (

One announcement is open at the GS-7, GS-9, or GS-11 pay scales and a second is open at the GS-11 and GS-12 pay scales. The announcements will be open from Jan 10-21 on USAJobs and can be found at and

Bureau of Reclamation - Two Open Positions
Date Posted:  1/11/22

The Bureau of Reclamation is seeking a career professional looking for an opportunity to capitalize on their expertise as a Geophysicist. You can make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment. Announcement number BOR-DO-22-MP-11340666-GB is open to Federal Employees ( and announcement number BOR-DO-22-MP-11340665-GB ( is open to the Public.  Application deadline is 27 Jan 2022.