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Geological Survey of Ireland, Graduate Positions

Geological Survey Ireland, a division of the Department of Environment, Climate and Communications, is Ireland's national earth science knowledge centre, working on behalf of the Irish public. 6 positions are now open for graduate geologists to work for 11 months and gain valuable experience in the Earth Science sector in Ireland.

The available positions are within the following programmes: Tellus, Marine and Coastal Unit, Groundwater, Geological Mapping, Planning and Geoheritage and Minerals. There is one graduate geologist position for each programme.

Geological Survey Ireland is located at Block 1, Booterstown Hall, Booterstown, Blackrock, Co Dublin, A94 N2R6.


  • must hold, or be due to be conferred with, an Honours degree (2.2 or higher) in Geology or related discipline. Year of graduation must be 2021, 2022 or 2023

  • must hold a full driving licence

Application process

  • Complete the application form (MS Word) and submit with a cover letter to

  • Cover letter should outline your suitability for the role

  • Closing date for applications is 13:00, Wednesday 29 March 2020

  • Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed

  • Successful candidates must be available to begin work on Monday 29th May 2023

  • Canvassing will result in disqualification

  • Salary for 12 months is €35,336 Gross. Please note this is an 11 month position.

  • Further information is available on the application form and website

Application form (Word Document)

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