Work experience

About BGS — Working with us

The BGS offers students the chance to work with our scientists and support staff to provide them with experience in the workplace. We offer a limited number of placements at our Keyworth, Edinburgh and Wallingford sites over the course of a year.

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BGS offers students the chance to work with our geologists.  BGS © UKRI.

Who can apply?

Unpaid work experience opportunities are only offered to young people under the age of 18 as part of their school’s work experience programme. Placements are for one week.

Application process

Unfortunately, due to the COVID pandemic, we are currently not able to offer work experience placements. Please watch this website for further information.

Contact

For more information about work experience opportunities at our Keyworth, Edinburgh and Wallingford sites please contact BGS HR or call 0115 936 3100.

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