Operations Geologist in Norway

at Dovre Group
Location Norway
Date Posted May 23, 2018
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


The overall objectives of the Operations Geologist function are to ascertain that all operation geological work in all well projects is performed in a correct, safe and cost-efficient way, in accordance with acts, regulations, and internal requirements and best practice routines.

Work in teams with other disciplines
Participate in the well construction process
o Prediction and evaluation of pore pressure, stress and wellbore stability
o Data Acquisition Program
o Geo steering and well placement
o Implement experiences and lessons learned from reference wells
o Site Survey / Shallow Gas Evaluation
o Contribute to risk assessments
o Prepare geo hazard log
Follow up wells in operation, evaluation of drilling parameters and acquired data
Identify needs for Wellsite geologist and to man up rig accordingly
Supervise the Wellsite geologists and ensure high quality deliveries to meet well objectives
Follow up that the wellsite geology work is being done according to established routines
Be responsible for storing the acquired data, and updating relevant databases
Participate in / contribute to sum-up meetings
Prepare Final geological and reservoir technical end of well report and Completion Log
Compile experience reports and identify coming needs for special studies and data acquisition
Minimum 2 years of relevant onshore operations geology experience
Wellsite experience is preferred
Good pore pressure skills and mud logging/LWD/MWD knowledge
Necessary IT skills: Gravitas, Predict and preferably Openworks
Language requirements: English and Norwegian
Dovre Group is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from anyone meeting the requirements for this position.

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