Core Cutter - Geotechnician
Science & Engineering
Salt Lake City Utah Feb 24, 2021

We are buried in core samples and would love your assistance to dig us out of this pile of sediment. 

 


ABOUT US:

TPD is a leading workforce solutions provider. 

Our mission is to help YOU succeed by providing access to opportunities - jobs, careers, and professional development. We partner with over 200 top companies across North America with a focus on placing Business Professionals, Warehouse & Distribution staff, and technical Mining and Aviation staff. 

From flexible to permanent positions, we help people start careers, change careers, and advance careers in a way that works for you.

Let’s get to work! 

 


ABOUT THE ROLE:

Working in the central warehouse, the Core Cutter - Geotechnician assist project managers across the U.S. with cutting and cataloging core.  This position is responsible for cutting, photographing, and sampling varying types of core samples.  

 


WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:

  • Wash, photograph, cut, and organize samples.

  • Analyze, and record rock cutting and/or core samples 

  • Inspect core samples to determine the nature of strata and prepare samples for analysis.

  • Place core into the box in a manner that preserves original orientation

 


WHAT YOU BRING TO THE TABLE:

  • 1-3 years of core logging experience

  • Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs. throughout the day

  • Good data management skills

  • Proven ability to solve operational problems and be resourceful

  • Positive attitude and ability to work well with others

  • Possess a valid driver’s license

Preferred but not required

  •  Experience using Webex and/or Microsoft Teams

  •  Bachelor’s degree in Geology, Earth Science, or related field

WHAT YOU WILL RECEIVE IN RETURN:

  • Competitive wage

  • Weekly paychecks

  • Per Diem for out of state residents

 


We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law, are strongly encouraged to apply.

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