Geosteering Geologist - Oklahoma City

at Pinson Well Logging, Inc.
Location Oklahoma City, United States
Date Posted August 4, 2017
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent

Description

Pinson Well Logging in Oklahoma City, OK is looking to hire 1-2 experienced geosteering geologists.

Geosteering geologists would be working on oil and gas drilling sites providing real time well placement instructions. The geologist works to optimize wellbore placement within the payzone determined by the client. Continuous communication with the on-site directional drillers and site foreman is essential and daily communication with the client is expected. Geosteering reports are generated and distributed with each survey.

Pinson Well Logging works with major oil and gas companies in Oklahoma and surrounding areas. Primarily operating in the SCOOP and STACK plays in southern and western Oklahoma, our geosteering geologists will be targeting the Woodford, Springer, and Meramec formations as well as additional zones requested by the client. Experience geosteering in these formations is preferred.

Selected candidates will be expected to demonstrate their geosteering knowledge and familiarity with SES software during the in-person interview process.

Job requirements

  • Bachelors degree or higher in Geology
  • At least 1 year of Geosteering experience
  • Experience with SES Geosteering software is strongly desired
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
  • Valid US drivers license
  • Willingness to relocate to the Oklahoma City, Oklahoma is preferred
  • Wellsite geology (mudlogging) experience is preferred
  • Experience in the Anadarko basin preferred
  • Thorough understanding of the drilling process and types of data is required

Schedule

An average schedule of 3 weeks on, 3 weeks off is expected. This will vary depending on the duration of the lateral and efficiency of the rig move and vertical portions of the well. During the curve and the lateral, 2 geosteering geologists will work 12 hour shifts daily providing 24 hour on-site coverage. Living quarters will be provided on location.

Benefits

This is a contract position with the possibility of becoming a permanent position with benefits included upon the completion of a probationary period.

About Us

Established in 1985, Pinson Well Logging is a small, family-owned company focused on providing a superior product and the best service in the industry.

Job Type: Contract

Job Location:

  • Oklahoma City, OK

Required education:

  • Bachelor's

Required experience:

  • Geosteering: 1 year
  • Oil and gas: 3 years
  • Geology: 3 years

Required language:

  • English

Required licenses or certifications:

  • Safeland
  • U.S drivers license

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