Lead Petrophysicist in Wien, Austria

at OMV Norge
Location Wien, Austria
Date Posted July 21, 2018
Category Petrophysicist
Job Type Permanent


OMV is producing and marketing oil & gas, innovative energy and high-end petrochemical solutions – in a responsible way. With Group sales of EUR 20 bn and a workforce of around 20,700 employees in 2017, OMV Aktiengesellschaft is one of Austria’s largest listed industrial companies. Due to our international activities in up- and downstream we can offer interesting and diverse job opportunities with excellent scope for career development. Diversity and equal opportunities are central to the OMV culture and key to our corporate success. Discover the exciting world of OMV.

Your responsibilities:
Accountable for performing complex functional tasks / assignments and implementing original technical solutions
Recommend cost efficient & fit-for-purpose logging programs to ensure proper evaluation of drilled wells; review and challenge formation evaluation work programs / deliverables submitted by BOs and Operators (non-operated wells)
Coordinate & supervise (onsite & remote) logging operations; perform QC of acquired data to ensure that Contractor delivers according to contract; organize & perform service quality reviews
Perform petrophysical analysis of log data (single well analysis) and assist customer in decision making
Provide discipline specific quality assurance to peer assists and peer reviews, contribute to management & functional reviews
Define technical standards / requirements (SoW, technical specs, …) to support procurement in preparation of tender documents for Wireline & LWD services; perform technical evaluation of received offers and give recommendations for contract award
Prepare, maintain, update relevant logging guidelines & procedures
Mentor & coach less experienced petrophysical department staff; transfer knowledge & good practices across OMV
Your profile:
University degree in Geosciences, Petroleum Engineering or related discipline with at least 10 years of relevant industry experience
Advanced expert in Operations Petrophysics with comprehensive understanding of logging tools and deployment methods
Proven ability to apply proper petrophysical interpretation techniques and software packages (Techlog) in all kind of environments (clastic / carbonate reservoirs); Be proficient in interpreting latest generation of log data (like NMR, sonic spectral data, etc.)
Broad knowledge of interdependencies, capable to manage workflows with neighbouring disciplines
Worked on assignments across a range of reservoirs & countries; proven technical track record in delivery of quality projects
Basic knowledge of German language is an advantage
We offer you:
According to Austrian labor law, the minimum salary related to the Austrian collective labor agreement has to be stated in the advertisement (€ 75486,- gross per year, all in)
The opportunity to join an internationally renowned company in a fast moving business sector, providing excellent development opportunities
Place of work: Vienna, Austria
Are you interested in joining our team?

Please apply online

OMV is an equal opportunity employer.
Your contact:
Luiza Condrat

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