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    This position is located within a National Forest. The position serves as a professional geologist performing a variety of conventional minerals and geology tasks.

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    Conducts geologic studies or investigations on a variety of projects where minerals and geology activities have an effect on development and/or management of forest resources.

    Examines forest land and makes assessment of geologic potential.

    Inspects mineral operations for compliance with operating plans.

    Monitors mineral leasing activities on National Forest system lands.

    Provides input to Forest Service land management planning efforts.

    Participates in validity examinations to determine and make recommendations about the lack of a mineral discovery or reaffirm that a mineral discovery has been made.

    Prepares reports of findings including the collection and analysis or review of data.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Position(s) may involve work away the official duty location to remote worksites within commuting distance (49 miles) and may also require overnight travel and/or camping per work assignment.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1350 Geology

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