Principal Petrophysicist - Permanent Full Time - Brisbane

at Arrow Energy
Location Brisbane, Australia
Date Posted September 1, 2017
Category Petrophysicist
Job Type Permanent


We’re always looking for new environments to explore, new boundaries to push and new opportunities to drive performance. Arrow is an integrated coal seam gas (CSG) company, owned by two of the world’s largest oil and gas companies, Shell and PetroChina. Arrow explores and develops gas fields, produces and sells CSG and generates electricity.

Arrow has been safely and sustainably developing CSG since 2000 and supplying it commercially since 2004, and now delivers almost 20 per cent of Queensland’s gas supply from its five CSG fields in the Bowen and Surat basins.

With CSG exploration activities under way across Queensland, Arrow is working to meet the growing international demand for cleaner burning fuels through gas supply for liquefied natural gas export and is looking for an experienced ­­­­ Principal Petrophysicist to join our team.

Reporting to the Geology and Petrophysics Manager , you will be the most senior Petrophysicist in the company. You will provide specialist petrophysical input to field development planning activities for Arrow’s Bowen Basin tenures, including oversight of exploration and appraisal activities, data interpretation and analysis and integration with other subsurface disciplines.

In addition you will be responsible for:
Supporting Arrow’s well delivery process by providing specialist petrophysical input during well planning and execution and ensuring relevant petrophysical learnings are captured post execution; and
Coaching more junior Petrophysicists in the company and provide technical assurance for petrophysical deliverables

To be successful in the role, you will have:
Bachelor degree in Petroleum Engineering, Geology or equivalent;
Demonstrated experience within CSG industry with emphasis on Petrophysics skills in well delivery and field development planning; and

Proven experience working in a multi-disciplinary team.

It is desirable to have:
Strong Petrophysics data management skills in integrating different data sources capturing / archiving of logs and core data in the corporate database.

In return for your efforts, Arrow Energy is offering an attractive remuneration package, commensurate with your qualifications and experience. All applications will be considered with utmost confidentiality.

One Arrow, One Team.

We embrace diversity and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.

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