Working circumstances and nature of Geologists:
Geologists are research people who study about the geographical nature of earth and its layers in order to obtain its properties. They conduct tests using earth materials to determine the percentage of metals and various other fossil constituents available on earth. They study the nature of the earth structure and its changes. They tract the changes for environmental measures that needs to be taken in advance if the condition seems to be adverse.
Geologists are concerned with many studies like mineralogy, ecology, paleontology etc. They research on type of minerals, rock materials, types of ecosystems and fossil fuels. They are responsible for the future predictions about the earth’s nature and its development with an economical and social view. Geologists find prominent place in government research organizations and some private firms building earth equipments.
Qualification for Geologist:
Bachelor degree in geology or any related field like mineralogy is likely expected for the post in government as well as non-governmental organizations. They can also play a role of lecturer in an educational institution if they are good at teaching.
Mostly they will have field work for taking samples of the materials. They work in laboratories for testing the samples to prepare a report regarding the constituents present and their percentages.