at Five Continents Technical & Industrial Services
Location Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Date Posted October 24, 2018
Category Petrophysicist
Job Type Permanent




Designate as specialist in the area of Petrophysics (Formation evaluation from logs).
Provide guidelines and directions to all assets on potential areas for logging program, acquisition,QC and interpretation.
Defines and updates workflows, methodologies and procedures for any logging issues.
Provide technical support, advisory and training to Company staff. Act as technical authority in domain of Logs Petrophysics.


Represents technical authority for all Formation evaluation from logs matters within Company.
Defines standards for logs QC and interpretation in the assets.
Supports assets in determining logging program.
Identifies logs interpretation and QC challenges across all assets and implements new technologies and workflows.
Captures logs interpretation and QC related lessons learned / best practices and ensures their communication across assets.
Participates directly and indirectly in technical staff development (training, coaching, career development…)…..


Understands and promotes the company’s health, safety & environmental policy and objectives; performs work in accordance with the company’s established rules, regulations and approved procedures;intervenes to stop unsafe acts and practices; and is concerned for the well being and safety of own self and others, including all contracted labor force.
Plan and conduct meetings / workshops with assets to ensure they receive the necessary technical support and advice on Petrophysics(Formation evaluation from logs) initiatives.
Participate in the identification of Company technical challenges. Evaluate new technologies, tools or techniques and decide on their suitability to address these challenges.
Coordinates with shareholders and other Company on relevant logs interpretation and QC proposals to ensure best practices are captured.
Regular contacts with Logging Team for tendering,contracts and logging programs issues
Technical mentor to other Petrophysicist staff and fresh graduates.
Develops and maintains a track record of own achievements against objectives.
Maintains close cooperation and coordination with all disciplines in TC.
Coordinate with asset teams, functions and other Technical Centres on Production Optimization matters.
Maintain contacts with external institutions (Universities, Industry Organizations, and Shareholders etc.).
Captures lessons learned and best practices to develop standards, processes and other documentations.
Initiates and participates in benchmarking oftechnologies and processes.
Organizes and contributes to internal and external knowledge sharing initiatives.

Minimum Qualification

BSc./ Master degree inpetro-technical discipline, advanced degree is preferable.

Minimum Experience & Knowledge & Skills

15 years in petro-technical discipline (Reservoir Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Geoscience), of which 5 years in a specialist role. International experience is preferable.
Track recording maturing and applying new technologies and participation in R& D projects.


Responsible for independent study and production of accurate data for appraisal and field development. Accountable for providing sedimentology and rock typing expertise to assigned Team aiming at discovery/development of new reserves as the primary objectives
Keeps abreast of related development within the oil production industry Includes:
Attending and representing Company in conferences,seminars and society meetings to Identify new developments in the industry of interest of the Company.
Prepares reports/papers on such functions and circulates to supervisor and team members.

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