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Geophysicist, Central Energy Resources Science Center (CERSC), U.S. Geological Survey

Geophysicist Vacancy
The U.S. Geological Survey’s (USGS) Central Energy Resources Science Center (CERSC) in Lakewood, Colorado has a vacancy for a Geophysicist. The primary responsibilities of the position include (a) working with reflection seismic data and other geophysical data in support of various projects across the USGS Energy Resources Program, (b) maintaining and supporting computer hardware and software dedicated to the acquisition, processing, and interpretation of reflection seismic data, and (c) disseminating results of geophysical research and studies through presentations and publications.

How to Apply:
This is a permanent, full-time position that will be filled at either the GS-12 ($84,118–$109,358) or GS-13 ($100,027–$130,039) levels, depending upon qualifications and experience. The application period is from 5/18/20 through 6/8/20. For more information, and to apply for the job, please visit: -or- (current/former Federal employees)

Applications for this vacancy must be received on-line via USAJOBS BEFORE midnight Eastern Time on 6/8/20. If you fail to submit a complete on-line application, you will not be considered for this position. Requests for extensions will not be granted. For assistance or questions, or if applying on-line poses a hardship to you, please contact Mary Dunlap ( in the Office of Human Resources (303-236-9563) prior to the closing date.

About CERSC:
The CERSC is part of the USGS Energy Resources Program which conducts research and assessments to advance the understanding of the Nation’s energy resources. We study processes critical to the formation, accumulation, occurrence, and alteration of geologically based energy resources. We conduct undiscovered energy resource assessments and disseminate the results to the public and policy makers at all levels of government. We also evaluate the environmental and socioeconomic effects of energy resource occurrence, production, and use.

U.S. Citizenship is required. The Federal Government is an equal opportunity employer.