Philippine Standard Time


One (1) Project Assistant I


Monthly Salary: P 24,480.40


Employment status:
Contract of Services under Volcano Geology, Geochemistry and Geophysics R&D Section (VGGGRDS) of Geology, Geophysics Research and Development Division (GGRDD)


Project title: Evaluation and Determination of Eruption Potential of Philippine Volcanoes (EDEPPV) Project


Contract Duration:
January – June 2022 (can be renewed if performance is at least satisfactory)


Job Description:
 Responsible for collating and archiving all available volcano geologic data from various sources
 Responsible for digitizing existing and new geologic maps covering all volcanoes in the Philippines. Other related tasks include converting paper maps into digital form and georeferencing the scanned map into a user-defined coordinate system and projection.
 Proved fieldwork assistance such as volcanic deposit mapping, stratigraphic logging, river channel observation (for lahar assessment), collecting samples (rock, charcoal, water, etc.) if necessary
 Provide support in drafting technical reports and presentations as well as preparation of administrative-related documents
 Performs other tasks that may be assigned from time to time, especially during volcano-related emergencies


Educational Background
 Graduate of BS Geology or any related courses are encouraged to apply


 Background in Geology, Geomorphology, Stratigraphy, Geochemistry, and Petrology/Petrography
 Close attention to details
 With field mapping skills
 Background in GIS (preferably ArcGIS) is an advantage
 Professional license or relevant certification
 Technical Report Writing


Interested and qualified applicants should signify their interest in writing. Attach the following documents to the application letter and send to the address below not later than January 21, 2022.


a. Application letter addressed to:
     Renato U. Solidum, Jr.
     Undersecretary, DOST and Officer-in-Charge, PHIVOLCS
     PHIVOLCS Bldg., C.P. Garcia Ave., U.P. Campus, Diliman, Quezon City

b. Fully accomplished Personal Data Sheet (PDS) with recent passport-sized picture (CS Form No. 212, Revised 2017) and Work Experience Sheet which can be downloaded at;
c. Curriculum Vitae
d. Photocopy of Transcript of Records
e. Photocopy of Diploma

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(NOTE: Please indicate the position title, section and division in your application letter)


As an advocate of the Equal Employment Opportunity Principle (EEOP), the DOST-PHIVOLCS encourages and welcomes all applicants regardless of age, religion, political affiliation including persons with disability, members of indigenous communities, and those from any sexual orientation and gender identities.