The good news is, there are so many different kinds of jobs for people who love the outdoors. Interested in studying the earth and its mineral deposits, or surveying the land and naturally occurring events like earthquakes, floods and volcanic eruptions? Metallurgists often work in mines or metal production sites, in collaboration with engineers and geologists. The role involves collating and analysing scientific data, designing and managing environmental protection projects, and preparing and reviewing investigative reports. Want to know what other careers you could apply your skills to?