Geologist - California

at California Resources Corporation
Location California, United States
Date Posted December 8, 2016
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent




We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join our multi-discipline reservoir management team.  The position is accountable for supporting development, production base optimization and reservoir description efforts in our Southern California operating fields.  The candidate will maintain and improve the geologic understanding of the reservoirs and how they impact production and development, identify new opportunities, conduct field development studies, identify additional reserves and optimize recovery from challenging fluvial and turbidite reservoirs.  The candidate should have a solid foundation of data integration, mapping, stratigraphic correlation and log analysis skills.
  • Integration and analysis of large amounts of geologic and engineering data
  • Field scale mapping and correlation of both geologic and production data.
  • Log analysis and integration of petrophysical analyses.
  • Geologic risk assessment and uncertainty characterization.
  • Identification and optimization of drilling and workover/recompletion opportunities.
  • Well planning, wellsite geosteering and geological operations.


VALUE CREATION - Balance the right amount of technical and business work to make impactful decisions.  Work with the team to identify the most efficient development well locations and reduce time to first production.
COMMUNICATION - Clearly and concisely convey information and ideas to peers and senior management in a way that allows people to comprehend your technical results and business recommendations.
TEAMWORK - Collaborate openly in an integrated subsurface team sharing data and ideas such that the team accomplishes deliverables and goals in a cohesive and professional manner.
DRIVE FOR RESULTS - Identify key milestones and deliverables and work with team to develop a manageable timeline for execution.  Proactively monitor projects and keep others informed of progress.
MANAGING PRIORITIES - Effectively managing time and resources to ensure that work is completed efficiently on time.  
TECHNICAL – Strong mapping and correlation skills and experience with 3D visualization, mapping and stratigraphic correlation software such as Petrel.
EXPERIENCE - Master of Science degree in Geology or equivalent and minimum 2 years experience in oil field production/development.

CRC is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V


 - Geological

Primary Location

 - United States-California-Long Beach


 - CRC


 - Full-time

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