Senior Exploration Geophysicist in Sydney, Australia

at New Hope Corporation Limited
Location Sydney, Australia
Date Posted February 23, 2018
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent


Bridgeport Energy Limited, part of the New Hope Group company, is an Australian Oil & Gas Exploration and Production company who are currently seeking an experienced Senior Exploration Geophysicist.

To be successful in this role, you will build on your extensive 2D and 3D seismic mapping experience in the oil & gas industry and will be confident in completing an independent review to establish the validity of current data and the likelihood of a successful drilling project. Experience tying seismic data to existing wells, and performing competent time to depth conversions is critical to the role.
Based in our corporate office located in North Sydney and reporting to the Exploration Manager, you will:

Develop and implement technical work programs, budgets and expenditure forecasts;
Incorporate and interpret various geophysical data to identify drillable oil & gas prospects, including the design and management of new seismic programs, as well as the management and supervision of existing seismic data reprocessing workflows;
Estimate petroleum reserves & potential resources, and ascribe geological and commercial risk to fields, prospects and leads, in an effort to develop a portfolio of oil & gas opportunities within the company’s exploration tenements;
Effectively review and assess external opportunities in a timely fashion as needed, and
Perform asset management duties for a number of the company’s exploration properties. The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience:

Substantial experience in geological mapping and geophysical (seismic) interpretation
Ability to work effectively in a team environment with other professionals
Ability to interpret sample results and prepare analysis, graphs and reports
Experience managing oil & gas assets and budgets in a petroleum exploration environment As an experienced Senior Exploration Geophysicist, you will have the ability to influence and build rapport easily and work effectively with people at all levels in the organisation. Bridgeport Energy is committed to providing a safe and healthy work environment with the core objective that our people go home at the end of the day unharmed. The successful candidate will be diligent and proactive towards safety and be willing to live and role model our Core Values of Integrity, Respect, Accountability, Safety, Resilience and Success.

Enjoy the benefits that come from working with Bridgeport Energy – a company where values matter, people are important and diversity is valued.

We are committed to fostering a culture which supports diversity and inclusiveness. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we encourage people from diverse backgrounds to apply.

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