Geophysicist/Data Analyst

Department Geophysics and Cartography
Reports to Geophysics and Cartography Manager
Supervisory Responsibilities None
Location Ottawa office and field project locations worldwide

Sander Geophysics is currently seeking early career geophysicists to join the growing team to work at the head office location in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, and also at our global field project locations which occur on all continents.


  • Airborne survey design;
  • Field data acquisition and quality control;
  • Assistance with field operations logistics;
  • GPS and altimeter data processing;
  • Processing of airborne magnetometer, gamma-ray spectrometer, frequency domain electromagnetic, gravimeter and/or methane data; and,
  • Preparation of data deliveries and technical reports.

Qualifications and Experience

  • University degree in Earth Sciences, Geophysics or Physics;
  • Experience/familiarity with geophysical instrument operations;
  • Extensive computer experience;
  • Willing to travel globally for extended periods;
  • Must have a valid passport or the ability to obtain a valid passport for the purpose of traveling globally;
  • Valid driver’s licence; and,
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada.


SGL is committed to promoting employee wellness and successful work-life balance. Employee benefits include (but are not limited to):

  • Comprehensive benefits coverage including health, dental, vision, and paramedical;
  • Life insurance;
  • Employee and family assistance program;
  • Paid vacation, personal leave, and medical leave;
  • On-site gym; and
  • On-site parking.

If you are interested or know a qualified person who would be interested, please forward their resume to careers@sgl.com. Be sure to include the position title in the subject line of your email. Please note that only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. We thank all applicants for their interest.

Sander Geophysics is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodation, contact Human Resources at careers@sgl.com prior to your interview.