Avg. Base Salary (ZAR)
The average salary for a Project Geologist is R600,000
What Do Project Geologists Do?
A project geologist works in fields such as drilling and mining. They gather data at a site, analyze it, and create maps so that operations can be carried out effectively. A project geologist should also collect data regarding seismic occurrences and various formations, as well as identify risks associated with the operations so managers can decide whether work should continue in certain sites. In some positions, a project geologist is tasked with identifying new sites for carrying out company …Read more
- Lead field assignments.
- Oversee construction and support of permitting and environmental compliance and safety practice areas.
- Oversee field staff and contractors supporting investigation, remediation, or operation and maintenance activities.
- Log soil borings and rock cores, design and oversee groundwater monitoring well installations.
- Plan, manage, execute, and document environmental sampling activities.