Intern - Geology

Location
Reno, NV, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 13, 2018
Closes
Jul 21, 2018
Ref
530077656
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Other job types
POSITION SUMMARY

Assist geologic staff in data searches,
preparation of geologic/geophysical reports and graphics. Participate in
mapping, sampling, drilling, and geophysical programs as directed by Staff
Geologists, Project Managers, or the Exploration/Development Manager. Organize
files and samples.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

+ Compile
geologic, geophysical, and land maps into digital format.

+ Maintain and
update digital databases.

+ Prepare maps for
presentation.

+ Perform research
including background literature, well logs, organize into project datasets.

+ Organize and
analyze drill cuttings.

+ Maintain some
field equipment.

+ Must be able to
operate a vehicle in a safe manner.

OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES

+ Work with
Project Manager and geosciences personnel to assure adequate data evaluation.

+ Provide
assistance to field operations as needed.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED

+ Working on or
recently completed a bachelor's degree in engineering or geological sciences.

+ Must be able to
read, write, and speak English at a level which will permit the employee to
accurately understand and communicate information safely and efficiently
perform the job duties.

+ Must possess at
any time a valid driver's license with a driving record acceptable to ORMAT's
auto insurance carrier.

+ Must be able to
use and acquire knowledge of a variety of computer software applications in
word processing, spreadsheets, database and presentation. Must be proficient in
MS word, Excel, Power Point, and use of the Internet.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

+ Ability to
travel and work in remote field locations and extremes of weather.

+ Ability to lift
and move 50 pounds on an occasional basis.

+ Travel
approximately 50% of the time.

Ormat is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants for employment with Ormat will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, status with regard to public assistance, source of income national origin, citizenship status, disability, or any protected status. Employment with ORMAT shall be based solely on the Company's requirements and the individual's qualifications.