Operations Geologist - Fort Worth

at J MAR & Associates
Location Fort Worth, United States
Date Posted April 5, 2017
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 5

Description

Independent oil and gas company involved in exploration, production, and acquisition of unconventional oil and gas reserves seeks an Operations Geologist to join their team. Company offers excellent benefits package.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Geo-Steer horizontal well paths on a multi-rig program, make real-time decisions on target changes.
  • Ability to assess viability of recommendations/interpretations from contract Geo-Steerers and mudloggers.
  • Work closely with drilling engineers and land department to ensure that all well objectives are met on time and within budget.
  • Preparation of geologic prognosis and planning proposed wellbore paths.
  • Coordinate and direct geological projects and contractors.
  • Subsurface interpretation, generating maps and cross sections.
  • Use of seismic for well planning, fault avoidance and identification of geologic hazards.
  • Show proactive participation in optimizing field development, workflows and processes.
  • Actively share knowledge with colleagues.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Master of Science Degree in Geology.
  • 5+ years geologic operations experience.
  • Horizontal Geo-Steering experience required.
  • Experience with mapping petrophysical and reservoir parameters.
  • Experience with geoscience interpretation software, SMT Kingdom EarthPak, 2d/3d Pak.
  • Highly motivated, effective team player who takes an active role in team responsibilities.
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks.
  • Ability to present work and ideas to management.
  • Some travel/wellsite work required.

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