Staff Petrophysicist in Canada

at Husky Energy
Location Canada
Date Posted June 6, 2018
Category Petrophysicist
Job Type Permanent


One of Husky’s advantages is that we are an integrated oil and gas company. From exploration to development, production, refining and marketing, we’ve got it all! Combine this with a range of learning and development tools and an inclusive work environment, and you are well-positioned for a successful career at Husky.

We have training, mentoring and career development programs and resources to help you develop both personally and professionally – as an employee or a leader. We offer many internal leadership and business skills courses along with tuition reimbursement programs for qualified employees. Every year, a significant number of our employees are able to take on new roles within the company thanks to our strong focus on hands-on learning and development.

Husky is currently looking for a Staff Petrophysicist at their Calgary, Alberta location. The successful candidate will work with a team of geoscientists and engineers which provides support for our producing fields and field studies, with an emphasis on managing petrophysical data, delivering high quality petrophysical inputs and ensuring proper representation of the petrophysical properties in static and dynamic models. The work will be in cross-disciplinary teams and activities may include participation in project reviews and training/mentoring activities.

Specific responsibilities will include:
Open and cased hole log interpretation and log evaluation for a variety of play types including conventional, unconventional, thermal, offshore and downstream disposal
Integration of the petrophysical interpretation of well logging, core analyses and geomechanical data in ongoing projects, opportunity evaluations and asset reviews
Supervision and quality control of logging while drilling operations and electric wireline logging operations, including data acquisition planning
The management of formation evaluation contracts such as electric wireline logging and logging while drilling
Making petrophysical contributions to field and reservoir development plans
Communicating the results of technical analyses to internal staff and management as well as external partners

Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Geology, Geophysics, Engineering or related sciences
Post-graduate degree in geoscience or engineering
Be a member in good standing or be eligible for registration with Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA)
Be a member in good standing or be eligible for registration with Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS)
Be a member in good standing or be eligible for registration with Professional Engineers and Geoscientists Newfoundland & Labrador (PEGNL)
Minimum 5 years of experience working as a Petrophysicist in the oil and gas industry in addition to field experience
Minimum 5 years of field experience with well logging operations
Expert knowledge of formation evaluation utilizing wireline logging, measurements-while-drilling and logging-while-drilling data
Current competency in an industry-standard petrophysical package; ideally expertise with Interactive Petrophysics and Prizm
Expertise in the evaluation and interpretation of image logs, including both sedimentary feature dip data and fracture data
Excellent knowledge of sedimentology, stratigraphy and structural geology

As this position has been identified as safety sensitive, employment of a final candidate selected for this position will be conditional upon successful completion of required pre-employment medical and alcohol/drug assessments.

At Husky, we respect diversity and embrace an inclusive culture. We value uniqueness and different perspectives as they play a critical role in our success. To achieve this, individuals are selected based on qualifications, merit, and abilities and we encourage applications from everyone including visible minorities, Aboriginal people, women, and persons with disabilities.

Husky Energy is an integrated Canadian energy company. It is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, and is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol HSE. The Company operates Upstream and Downstream business segments, with operations in Canada, the United States, China and Indonesia.

Husky's balanced growth strategy focuses on consistent execution, disciplined financial management and safe and reliable operations.

Interested candidates must apply online at: Only those candidates who apply via Husky's online application process can be considered. We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

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