Geoscience Technician (Temporary Assignment) - Houston

at Oasis Petroleum
Location Houstom, United States
Date Posted July 11, 2016
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Contract
Min. Years Experience Required 5


This individual will provide technical support to Geologists and Engineers. This position is a temporary three month assignment in downtown Houston.  Level and salary is commensurate with experience.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Create and manage full geological database builds (logs, core data, production data, wellheader data, land grids, etc.) in Petra/Kingdom Geology for existing and new projects
  • Assist in data capture, data manipulation, and interpretation of all subsurface data – raster log data, digital log data, core data, cross-sections, 2-D & 3-D seismic data experience is a plus
  • Support mapping generation efforts including gridding of multiple well performance and geologic attributes and grid to grid calculations
  • Digitize raster log data
  • Georeference & digitize geological maps/elements
  • Creation of Management Presentation slides in Power Point
  • Execute, track and manage NDIC data submission

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school degree or equivalent
  • 5 years of Geoscience Technician experience
  • Proficient Petra user
  • Projection systems and coordinate transformation experience
  • Contouring/gridding methods and applications
  • Substantial MS Excel experience - data manipulation
  • Power Point experience
  • IHS & DI well data/production management experience
  • Regulatory data gathering experience (permits, frac data, core data, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • College degree (BSc, BA or Associates)
  • ArcGIS platform experience
  • Kingdom Geology/SMT experience
  • Spotfire workflows
  • A&D experience – virtual data room experience
  • Globalmapper experience for georeferencing
  • Drafting background
  • Webpage creation experience

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