Geomodeller/Development Geologist in Hassi Messaoud, Algeria

at Petroplan Limited
Location Hassi Messaoud, Algeria
Date Posted June 18, 2018
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


Geomodeller/Development GeologistLong term contarct, 28/28 rotational role in Algeria. Key Accountabilities:Deliver HSE commitments and demonstrate an exemplary attitude to HSE specifically with input to the safe planning and hazard identification for drilling wells.Update and maintain geomodels. Add reservoirs into existing geomodels. Possibly build new geomodels for new fields.Organizing and facilitating for representative geomodels.Present and explain geomodels to the Team and to shareholdersEnsuring good communication across disciplines.Update and maintain the existing sequence stratigraphy.Chase opportunities and unlock unconnected volumes.Propose new well targets and contribute to the well planning.Work with geotechnical specialists.Work effectively in a multicultural and multidisciplinary environment.Train local staff.Essential criteria & qualifications Minimum of 12 years geosciences experience and a minimum of 6 years with geomodelling experience.Skillful in building and updating geomodels. A track record of geomodel ownership must be demonstrable upon requestMinimum 6 years of experience in RMS (alternatively Petrel) geomodelling softwareStrong sedimentological skills and sequence stratigraphy experience is required.Familiar with key principles of reservoir engineering and knowledge in Eclipse software is advantageous.Excellent cooperative skills with the reservoir engineers are essential to integrate the static model with the dynamic modelThe Subsurface team uses a Landmark suite and hence knowledge of the software is highly beneficialGood communication skills with proven success working with multidisciplinary teams and across disciplines.Ability to work in a challenging, multinational environment and to deliver to tight deadlines.Good organizational, presentation and interpersonal skills.Education: University degree in Geology or Geophysics (BSc or higher).Languages Needed: English – Fluent, French – AdvantageousAbout Petroplan:Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.For more information please feel free to visit our website

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