Geologist in Calgary, Canada

at Suncor Energy Services
Location Calgary, Canada
Date Posted February 12, 2018
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


LOCATION: Calgary, Alberta (CA-AB)

Job Overview
Reporting to the Director, Exploration New Ventures and Libya, and working in close collaboration with a team of reservoir engineers, your work will primarily involve the building and improving of geomodels, working with large data sets for both 3D seismic and wells.
Key Accountabilities
Use 3D seismic and wells to better define stratigraphy and depositional mapping to the key producing formations to the giant Amal Field with an objective to incorporate results into an improved reservoir model that supports a field development plan and long-term field strategy
Support reservoir engineers in undertaking well review/ segment review work with priority to Amal and Farigh Fields
Collaborate with team members as well as provide technical support to the Harouge joint venture organization
Static model building to the producing Farigh Field with objective to develop a full-simulation model that supports a field development plan and long-term field strategy
Assist reservoir engineers working on the giant Ghani and Ed Dib fields in well placements from forecasting results
Prioritize future geomodel builds (Tibisti: En Naga; Barrut; Dor Marada; and Farrud producing oil fields) through value of information and ranking exercises
Accountable to improving the quality of Suncor's Libya database
Required Qualifications
Experience and Education
10+ years of related geosciences experience
International experience an asset
Post-secondary degree in geoscience is required
Skills and Knowledge
Stratigraphy and/or sedimentology knowledge is highly desirable
You collaborate with others in order to achieve the best results and deliver the most value
You do not take or tolerate shortcuts and if the procedure is incorrect, you fix it
You constantly ask what could go wrong and check for out-of-the-ordinary conditions and learn to anticipate potential problems
You hold others accountable, and expect others to do the same
You are a self-starter with high work ethic
Working Conditions
This position is based in Calgary working a Monday – Friday schedule
Occasional international travel is required
Why Suncor
Go ahead. Expect growth. We want you to have a job you're genuinely excited about - as well as opportunities to learn and challenge yourself or mentor others. Plus, Suncor Energy offers a flexible employee package that can be adjusted to suit the changing needs of your life, including:
Competitive base salary and compensation programs
Attractive annual incentive program
Flexible benefits package
Rewarding pension and savings plans
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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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JOB CATEGORY: Engineering

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