Operations Geologist II -Texas

at Endeavour Energy
Location Texas, United States
Date Posted June 14, 2017
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 5

Description

POSITION: Operations Geologist II

DEPARTMENT: Geology

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Exempt Full-Time

JOB DESCRIPTION: The primary responsibility of this position is to design, plan, monitor and/or steer horizontal wellbores in the Midland Basin. Requires coordination between multiple departments. Responsible for communicating during the drilling phase to and from the well site, and between other parties such as intercompany personnel, partners and subcontractor operations teams.

Major Functions and Scope:

  • Active involvement in horizontal wellbore design, planning and execution
  • Prepare Geoprogs
  • Actively involved in data acquisition, interpretation & application
  • Geologic evaluation of data to determine best targets to land lateral wellbores
  • Plan surface and downhole wellbore geometry
  • Work closely with the Land and Drilling department to set the drilling schedule
  • Make recommendations to management on forecasted drilling sites
  • Troubleshoot wellbore related problems

Required Skills and Experience:

  • BS Degree in Geology
  • Multiple years supporting unconventional assets
  • Experience with steering software required
  • Experience with SES software preferred
  • PETRA experience required
  • Minimum of 5 years horizontal steering experience
  • Must be a self-starter, motivated, with good organizational & reasoning skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and willing to learn other computer applications
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Ability to work effectively with cross-discipline professionals and individuals at all levels

Endeavor Energy Resources, LP. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in regards to race, color, creed, age, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, marital status or disability.  We comply with all local, state, and federal laws pertaining to employment and discrimination will not be tolerated

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