Sr Geophysicist in Houston, United States

at NextEra Energy
Location Houston, United States
Date Posted November 27, 2018
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent


Requisition ID: 30216

Trinity Operating is an independent oil and natural gas company engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil and natural gas from onshore properties within the U.S.

Position Specific Description

Come join our team!

Employees in this role are responsible for a variety of activities and functions pertaining to asset development and acquisitions/divestitures as part of a multidisciplinary team. The candidate should be able to work in Kingdom and have experience with an operating company. Arkoma Woodford experience is preferred.

We strengthen and engage our greatest asset - our people! We look forward to working together and making an impact!

Job Overview

This job is responsible for prospect and regional level subsurface mapping, with emphasis on 3-D interpretation. Employees in this role handle multiple geophysical projects and perform high quality, integrated project evaluations in a timely manner.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

Provide critical geophysical support for an active drilling program, such as putting together development plans, providing information for directional plans, hazard identification and fault related completions design
Interpret and integrate 2D/3D seismic data with wells and other available geological, geophysical or petrophysical data for creation of subsurface time and depth maps and geologic models used for reservoir characterization and field management
Utilize advanced seismic techniques to determine reservoir or field development uncertainties, reservoir distribution, quality and fluid content, and hydrocarbon phase
Responsible for design and/or management of all phases of 2D/3D seismic acquisition and processing
Evaluating outside generated prospects for potential acquisition
Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree
Experience: 5+ years

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s Degree

Employee Group: Exempt
Employee Type: Full Time
Job Category: Other
Organization: Trinity Operating, LLC.
Location: Houston, Texas
Other Work Locations: Texas
Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

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