Job Function/Industry: Life Physical & Social Science
Description: Competency model composed of education, experience, tasks, competencies and characteristics required to effectively:
- Study the composition, structure, and other physical aspects of the Earth.
- May use geological, physics, and mathematics knowledge in exploration for oil, gas, minerals, or underground water; or in waste disposal, land reclamation, or other environmental problems.
- May study the Earth's internal composition, atmospheres, oceans, and its magnetic, electrical, and gravitational forces.
- Includes mineralogists, crystallographers, paleontologists, stratigraphers, geodesists, and seismologists.
Version: The basic version contains education, experience, tasks and competencies required for the occupation. The complete version adds the behaviors required for the occupation, painting a clear picture of what is expected and reducing subjectivity.
Author: DOL O*Net - this product uses the O*NET Database version 17.0, but has been improved for relevance to competency-based talent management
Last Updated: June 2010
# of Competencies Included: 30
Competencies weighted based on significance, including but not limited to:
1 - Engineering and Technology
2 - Written Comprehension
3 - Reading Comprehension
4 - Science
5 - Oral Comprehension
6 - Oral Expression
7 - Written Expression
8 - Active Listening
9 - Geography
10 - Computers and Electronics
Format: After checkout you will receive an email with a link to the competency model in PDF format.