Geologist - Aberdeen

at Strategic Resources
Location Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Date Posted August 24, 2017
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent

Description

GEOLOGIST

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Applying our client's Health, Safety and Environment Policy and Safety Management System Plan
* Carrying out geological interpretation and synthesis with Geophysicists and Reservoir Engineers in both Exploration and Appraisal, and Field Development domains
* Developing and applying technical best practices at every opportunity
* Participating as an effective and adaptable team member
* Produce complex work within tight timescales
* Show initiative and ability to manage own time

MAIN ACTIVITIES:
* Carry out geological interpretations and support for dynamic synthesis studies in association with other geosciences disciplines.
* Implement best technical practice (e.g. reservoir modelling, stratigraphic & structural modelling, petrophysical characterization, petroleum system analysis, prospect definition and risking) and provide technical recommendations to the GSR management team
* Effectively present work conclusions both written and verbal to internal and HQ peer reviews and subsurface committees
* Initiate and support both in-house and external studies to resolve technical issues and develop an awareness of budget and study timing implications
* Conduct subsurface geological evaluation work (e.g. well correlations/structural & stratigraphic mapping) that is presented accurately, on time and of an appropriate quality
* Provide geological input for development or exploration well validation, positioning and data acquisition programmes, and follow drilling operations in coordination with the Operations Geology team
* Perform efficient data management and follow best practice for reporting and archiving work

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:
* Minimum BSc Hons Degree in Geology (MSc preferred) with significant experience in the oil industry
* In-depth knowledge of geological interpretation software (eg Petrel)
* Good understanding of development geology with the ability to effectively engage geophysics, operations geology, petrophysics, reservoir engineering and exploration teams
* Production/reservoir geology experience desirable
* Experience in development well planning, positioning and execution required
* Ability to work within a team and having good communication skills

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