Sr. Geologist 1 in Oklahoma City, United States

at Chaparral Energy
Location Oklahoma City, United States
Date Posted March 22, 2018
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


Chaparral Energy (, an independent oil and gas company headquartered in Oklahoma City, is seeking a driven and self-starting individual for the position of Senior Geologist.
Primary Responsibilities:
Provide innovative thinking and guidance to add value to existing assets or into new areas of interest
Gather, analyze, and interpret geological data to cultivate exploration and development activities
Work independently and as a part of an interdisciplinary team (geology, engineering, land, etc.)
Performs the well planning process to optimize well location using all Petrophysical, geological and geophysical data
Make recommendations regarding drilling locations, wireline interpretation, completion zones, recompletion and workover candidates, and 2D/3D modeling, subsurface mapping, reserve calculations, and reporting oil in place
Identify and make recommendations to acquire new acreage and potential joint venture relationships
Monitor drilling results on outside operated properties
Generate leads and develop exploration prospects through the interpretation of well logs, scout tickets, and other geological and geophysical data
Mentor and assist in the development of staff
10+ years applicable experience
STACK experience preferred
Demonstrated leadership and influential skill
Seismic applications in unconventional reservoir
Bachelor’s degree in Geology, Master’s degree preferred
Proficiency in using geological mapping and modeling software (i.e. Petra, Kingdom, Petrel)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to manage time and prioritize tasks to maximum efficiency
Willingness to communicate, cooperate, and coordinate with others

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