Geology / Geophysics Manager in Denver, United States

at The Dahill Group
Location Denver, United States
Date Posted September 23, 2018
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent

Description

Geology/Geophysics Manager

Job Description

JOB

SUMMARY:
This position is located in Denver, Colorado. The Geology
Manager is responsible for the operation and supervision of the
geology
department and provides overall geological and geophysical
leadership. This includes: evaluate, review, and interpret
geophysical, geological
and engineering data in order to define the configuration of
current acreage
for well planning on existing assets.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Serve as leader of the geological team which includes

disciplines such as exploration geology, development geology,
geophysics and
petrophysics.

Use the five components that make up the Petroleum

System
(Source, Migration, Reservoir, Trap, and Seal), provide
appropriate maps,
cross-sections, well log correlations and petrophysical analyses,
structural/stratigraphic framework analyses, biostratigraphic,
litho-stratigraphic, geochemical, seal and pressure data to
evaluate
development and new venture opportunities.

Function as a technical geoscience leader by advising

colleagues and management on new technologies and trends in
geoscience. Will
also serve as a consultant in projects in other work groups or
locations.

Represent the Company to outside organizations

including
financial institutions, technical societies, government and
academic
organizations.

Create, manage, and operate an approved budget

appropriate
for the geoscience program.

Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Ability to manage a diverse team of geoscientists and

geoscience technicians.

Must have recent advanced experience in the Permian

Basin.

Expertise in oil and gas resource plays to determine

their
relative risk, reward, and potential.

Highly experience in field appraisal and

development a must

Advanced knowledge of development geology of

unconventional
resources, planning of horizontal development, and the
drilling/geosteering of
horizontal wells.

Advanced knowledge of seismic interpretation and

workstation
use.

Advanced knowledge of geological concepts, geophysics,

and
mapping techniques.

Ability to plan/oversee the acquisition, processing and

interpretation of 2D and 3D seismic.

Understanding of land, leasing, government / partner /

regulatory issues and business negotiations.

Understanding of reservoir engineering concepts and the

drilling/completion of horizontal wells.

Advanced ability to analyze and develop creative

solutions
to complex problems.

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

MS in Geology / Geophysics
Minimum 15 years

of experience in exploration and development geology, or
equivalent of
education and experience with at least 5 years of management
experience or
equivalent of education and experience.

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