Exploration Geologist

Job type:
permanent
Start:
01/2012
Duration:
n.a
From:
Progressive Recruitment & Natural Resources
Place:
Houston
Date:
01/04/2013
Country:
flag_no USA
project ID:
467261

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Executes moderately complex Angola-related projects as a highly productive team member. Will lead wellsite maturation projects and play integral role in well operations support. A qualified, fully competent professional that requires limited supervision.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Participates in sub-regional context setting and evaluation
  • Identifies and ranks exploration prospects
  • Leads the well planning process to optimize well locations using a variety of geological and geophysical data
  • Identifies, defines, and recommends incremental opportunities (e.g., sidetracks, wildcat wells)
  • Integrates geological work with geophysical and reservoir engineering analysis to provide unified interpretations
  • Liaises with partners and other parts of the organization
  • Provides input into the generation of initial appraisal plans for future developments
  • Evaluates well data and integrates data into regional and sub-regional interpretation
  • Provides geological support for well planning and operations in close cooperation with drilling team
  • Assists in mentoring junior level geologists
  • May lead projects involving supervision of junior employees
  • Required: M.S. Geology; 7 years relevant experience
  • Preferred: M.S. or Ph.D. Geology; 10 years relevant experience
  • Must be authorized to work in the US