Senior Geological Technologist in Calgary, Canada

at Murphy Oil
Location Calgary, Canada
Date Posted January 11, 2019
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


At Murphy Oil Corporation, we believe the rich experiences and backgrounds of our employees strengthen our Company, create a productive workforce, and drive our success. We encourage you to apply for the positions for which you meet the qualifications.
Work Schedule : CAN - Mon-Thurs 8.75 hours, Fri- 4 hours, 5 days on, 2 off

Company : Murphy Oil Company Ltd CA

Division : Onshore Operations

Worksite : Calgary

Location : Calgary, Alberta

About the opportunity:
The role of the Senior Geoscience Technologist will be to provide technical support to Murphy’s Canada geoscience group. Reporting to the Onshore North America Geological Advisor, the Technologist will be responsible for assisting geologists and geophysicists in both the Montney and Kaybob assets. Key responsibilities in this role include: Updating geomodel projects with new data, warehousing and loading seismic data in Katalyst/iGlass, preparation of geosteering projects, maintaining a physical and on-line geoscience library, overseeing a centralized geological tops database, updating presentation packages, coordinating the creation and submission of land continuation packages.

Main responsibilities:
Geophysical data management – Katalyst/iGlass
Coordination of land continuation packages
Assist the geoscience team with drilling programs and prognoses
Geological library coordination and maintenance – including inventory of internal regional mapping
Loading data in geosteering projects
Updating presentation slides
Data loading and maintenance
Regional geological tops database
General data management and support for geoscientists
10-20 years’ work experience in an oil and gas exploration environment with exposure to both geological and geophysical workflows and processes
Proficiency in geological software packages (Accumap, Petrel, Kingdom, Decision Space, StarSteer) and geophysical software (Seisware, Katalyst/iGlass)
Familiarity with database management and structure
High level of proficiency with MS Office software

Murphy Oil Company is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants who are Canadian citizens, permanent residents or have appropriate work authorization in Canada will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, genetic information, age, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, protected veteran status or any other category protected by federal or provincial law.

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