responsive image


Ohio Geological Survey Accepting Applications for Geologist 2 (Hydrogeologist)

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Geological Survey is seeking a Geologist 2 (hydrogeologist) to join its Groundwater Resources Group. This group constitutes a critical component of the Division and its efforts to monitor, map, and report on Ohio’s groundwater resources. Projects include monitoring water levels, analyzing historic water well log data, mapping surficial geology, conducting hydrological research and groundwater flow mapping, and collecting water samples and data.

The successful candidate should be skilled at critical thinking, geologic mapping, and using statistical analysis methods and be adept at conducting research using geologic literature and publications, collecting new and historical field data, and interacting with the public and other government agencies.

Some duties inherent to the Geologist 2 (hydrogeologist) position may require travel or overnight travel. The geologist also may be exposed to unpleasant weather conditions &/or dangerous machinery.

Applications for the Geologist 2 (hydrogeologist) position will be taken through November 18, 2021. Read the full position description and submit your application here.

ODNR Statement on Diversity/Disability

The State of Ohio is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin (ancestry), military status, disability, age (40 years or older), genetic information, sexual orientation, or caregiver status (status as a parent during pregnancy and immediately after the birth of a child, status as a parent of a young child, or status as a foster parent), in making employment-related decisions about an individual.

When contacted for an interview, an applicant who requires special accommodations due to a disability should notify the office at that time, so that proper arrangements can be made for the interview.

About the Ohio Geological Survey

The ODNR Division of Geological Survey is the state’s oldest natural resources agency, established by the state legislature in 1837 as the Geological Survey of Ohio. Commonly referred to as the Ohio Geological Survey, the Division has been in continuous operation since 1900 and is one of the seven originally chartered divisions of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, which was created by the legislature in 1949. Learn more about the Division at

If you would like for the Ohio Section of AIPG to post employment opportunities, resumes, or advertisements for equipment desired or for sale please E-mail Brent Smith.