Job Opportunity

Purple Rock Inc is looking for undergraduate students, graduate students or recent grads to work with us part time or full time depending on your availability, from January through March, with an option to extend. The work will be mostly digitizing assays and drill logs from BC and/or Alberta mineral assessment reports. Strong computer skills, good work ethic, and attention to detail would be an asset.

No past co-op work experience is necessary, nor is enrolment in the co-op program. This is not a work term, it is a casual work position with no guarantee of hours.

Position: Geoscience Information Analyst

Hours: 10 to 25 hours per week (part time) or 30-40 hours per week (full time)

Start: January 2

End: March 31, with an option to extend

Location: remote

Pay: $23-30/hour, depending on experience


  • Canadian citizenship or authorization to work in Canada
  • Must have a personal computer, Microsoft Excel and mobile phone
  • Minimum two years of undergrad geology

Desired skills:

  • GIS experience, particularly QGIS
  • Adobe Acrobat experience
  • Completed 2nd year of post-secondary education

Please send your resume and cover letter to Nicole Barlow (

Purple Rock Inc is a professional services company specializing in geoscience information management. We work with government, non-government organizations and private companies to improve access to existing geoscience research. The company is based in Victoria, BC and most staff are UVic alumni. We’re a growing, thriving small business.