geology technician




Geology technicians assist in all the activities carried out by geologists. They, under the supervision of geologists, collect materials, carry out research and study the samples collected from the Earth in order to offer analysis as part of the project and the aim. Geology technicians assist in determining the value of the land for oil or gas exploration. They perform various technical tasks, including collecting samples during geochemical surveys, working on drill sites, and participating in geophysical surveys and geological studies.

Alternative label

  • mining technician

  • geoscience technician

  • minerals survey technician

  • geological technician

  • geophysical technician

  • geological and petroleum technician

  • geo-mechanics technician

  • geophysical data technician

  • mineralogy technician

  • mine production techician

  • mine surveying technician

  • geo-technician

  • material sampler

  • geological survey technician

  • geological engineering technician

  • geologist

  • mineral industry sampler

  • mineral technician

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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