Sr. Petroleum Geologist - Houston

at Rosehill Operating Company LLC
Location Houston, United States
Date Posted August 20, 2017
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


Job Summary

This position will provide technical expertise and support to the Geology department and Engineering department by building and refining a stratigraphic framework, determining the location of potential reservoirs, estimating potential reserves, defining drilling locations, providing support for drilling and production efforts and assisting in the evaluation of potential acquisitions.

Major Responsibilities

Use of geological knowledge in exploration for and development of oil and gas

Conduct regional and prospect-level geological and geophysical studies

Assist in the geological evaluation of potential acquisitions

Interface with VP Geology and Operations department staff

Support and facilitate the ongoing drilling plans

Helping with permitting, geosteering, AFE preparation, logging/coring operations, etc. Education & Experience
10 to 20 years of experience
BS in Geology; focus in petroleum geology or similar
MS preferred
Operations experience is critical
Some Permian Basin experience desired
Unconventional experience required - Marcellus, Eagle Ford, Hainesville, or Balkan
Offshore experience (gulf-coast) preferred
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Fluency with IHS Petra software critical
Strong petrophysical skills critical
Ability to think creatively, multi-task effectively
Ability to learn and adapt quickly; macro thinking while applying micro skills
Exposure to interpretation of microseismic data highly desired but not critical
Exposure to geophysical interpretation and integration of 3D seismic and subsurface data highly desired.
Strong written and verbal communication skills, including ability to deliver presentations effectively
Must be a team-player and help to support company culture and company operational objectives
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to function across multiple levels of the organization

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