Co-op Student, Geologist in Calgary, Canada

at Suncor Energy Services
Location Calgary, Canada
Date Posted February 23, 2018
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


LOCATION: Calgary, Alberta (CA-AB)

Job Overview
Under the supervision of our team of expert petroleum geologists, you will participate in projects on assigned geographic areas and stratigraphic intervals, which will expose you to exploration and development concepts and techniques used by geoscientists in the petroleum industry. We have a number of geology opportunities within our Calgary office for you to gain valuable work experience.
Key Accountabilities
Integrate surface and subsurface data into cross-section and mapping products
Develop familiarity of project area and interval(s)
Interpret the well log, well test and/or core, or seismic information to describe interval(s) of interest
Chance to create various subsurface maps to describe geographic distribution of interval(s)
Synthesize findings into summary reports, including recommendations for future work and an end of term presentation
Required Qualifications
Experience and Education
Previous experience in sedimentary basins or in petroleum industry related jobs is ideal along with previous core logging/interpretation experience
Currently enrolled in 3rd or 4th year of a geology degree at an accredited post-secondary institution, with a focus in petroleum geology and/or soft rock courses, and returning to full-time studies after the work term
Skills and Knowledge
Excellent computer skills; knowledge of Petrel or Accumap would be an advantage
We strive to have you increase your technical knowledge and to work in a dynamic team environment
We value strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Strong communication and able to interact with all members of the team
You constantly ask what could go wrong and check for out-of-the-ordinary conditions and learn to anticipate potential problems
Why Suncor
Start your career at one of Canada's leading companies. Suncor looks for people who have the best to offer, and provides the same in return. We are committed to sustainable, ethical growth - Suncor is a company where you can contribute in a meaningful way, grow your skills and career, and achieve success.
Business Overview
Suncor Energy is Canada's energy company - meaning rewarding opportunities for you to apply your knowledge, contribute and grow in a variety of career-building positions. Our business portfolio spans the entire energy sector, from a leadership position in oil sands development, to refining and marketing operations, natural gas, and conventional oil production, internationally and offshore East Coast Canada.
And while we are working to responsibly develop petroleum resources and contribute to the communities where we live and work, we are also developing our renewable energy portfolio, which includes wind power and biofuels.
As part of Suncor's team, you'll contribute to the ongoing success of Canada's largest energy company - one with a solid track record of growth, a focus on safety and sustainability and tremendous potential for the future. And you'll have the opportunity to learn from experts in the industry and build on your skills every day.
Suncor promotes diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Suncor is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Suncor is committed to accessibility and accommodations will be provided to applicants upon request. At Suncor, we are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential.
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