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View the latest job vacancies available at our sites across the UK. You may also wish to read information on the staff benefits available to BGS staff, work experience opportunities or find out more about the range of possible careers that we offer.

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Core Scanning Analytical Scientist Deputy Manager

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Core Scanning Analytical Scientist / Deputy Manager based within the Decarbonisation & Resource Management (DRM) Science Challenge Area at the BGS headquarters in Keyworth, Nottinghamshire.

Core Scanning Analytical Scientist Deputy Manager job specification
Closing date 03 January 2022
Posted 01 December 2021
General Ledger Accountant

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a 6 month fixed term appointment as a GL Accountant working in the BGS Finance Team at our headquarters in Keyworth, Nottingham. There is a possibility of this role being extended, or becoming permanent.

General Ledger Accountant job specification
Closing date 19 December 2021
Posted 01 December 2021
Network engineer

We are seeking an IT network professional with a good track record in developing and running services, together with excellent troubleshooting and communication skills. The successful candidate should also have good working knowledge of Cisco switches and routers, and experience with firewalls and virtual environments would be highly desirable.

Network engineer job specification
Closing date 17 December 2021
Posted 26 November 2021
Chief scientist – decarbonisation and resource management

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced senior science leader to contribute to developing and delivering the BGS science strategy.

Application deadline: 5 December 2021.

Chief scientist – decarbonisation and resource management job specification
Closing date 05 December 2021
Posted 27 October 2021
Next-generation physics-based earthquake forecasts

This PhD position is one of the 15 Early Stage Researcher (ESR) positions within the SPIN project.

Application deadline: Open, position remains open until filled.

Next-Generation Physics-based earthquake forecasts job specification
Closing date 01 January 2022
Posted 16 August 2021

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