Operations Geologist in Brisbane, Australia

at Fircroft
Location Brisbane, Australia
Date Posted January 15, 2020
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


Brisbane QLDContractThe Role:
Our client is currently looking for an experienced Operations Geologist on an initial 12 month contract, mainly in Queensland, but elsewhere as required. In this role you will be required to provide services and supervision, these will involve exploration, appraisal and development drilling, directional drilling and coring of predominantly "unconventional" Coal Seam Gas, CSG wells and "conventional" wells as may be required. You will be the focal point between field operations and Company's operations in Brisbane, reporting to the Operations Geology Team Lead. All geological data acquisition at the wellsite will be the responsibility of the Operations Geologist.


Coordinate and ensure formation evaluation is in accordance with the Well Proposal.
Ensure well design is as proposed.
Ensure well data delivery and quality.
Ensure collection and description of cuttings samples.
Coordinate accurate picking of casing setting depth and formation tops.
Confirm/communicate casing depth and ECP placement.
Coordinate and ensure accurate call of Total Depth.
Coordinate and report on wireline logging operations for Petrophysics.
Ensure QC of wireline logging, service KPIs, and ensure data delivery.
Ensure processing of SPAT and confirm/optimise swell packer placement.
Well Completion Report compilation and other well reporting QC.
Coordinate compilation of WCR including Well Schematic Composite and Lithology Logs.
Responsible for generating Well Completion Reports as per statutory requirements
Coordinate and ensure daily geological reports and formation evaluation reports / operational summaries as required.

The Company:
Our client is a global market leader within the oil & gas industry with a portfolio of pioneering onshore and offshore projects both locally and internationally. As an employer they have an exceptional reputation for building a culture focused on the highest levels of HSE and diversity & inclusion as they continue to expand their Australian based operations.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Operations Geologist: Circa 5 years "unconventional"/"conventional" experience.
Around 3 years as a Wellsite Geologist with directional experience.
2 years CSG core well data acquisition and QC experience.
Circa 5 years geophysical log data acquisition, (wireline and LWD) and QC experience.
Basic geophysical log and MWD/LWD interpretation is required.
An understanding of drill stem testing, DST is required where such formation evaluation is conducted.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.
Fircroft is registered as a Data Controller with the Information Commissioner as required under the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679. Fircroft will only process your personal data for the specific purposes of managing your application.

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