Geology / Geophysics Manager in Denver, United States

at The Dahill Group
Location Denver, United States
Date Posted June 25, 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 in researching and
evaluating
existing assets and new venture opportunities.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Serve

as leader of the geological team which includes disciplines
such as
exploration geology, development geology, geophysics and
petrophysics.

Asset

evaluation, company evaluation, regional studies, farm-in
opportunities, new
ventures and prospect evaluations, economic and risk
assessments.

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.

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

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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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