Wellsite geologist in Basra Governorate, Iraq

at Sofomation
Location Basra Governorate, Iraq
Date Posted May 13, 2018
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


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We have job openings for our Client. Details as mentioned below:
Client Name: Onshore & Offshore Oilfield Services Company
Job Location: Iraq
Rotation :28/28 (28 days working & 28 days off days)
Job Openings :- Wellsite geologist

Ensures that all subsurface data is collected and dispatched to respective team members as required in Well Functional Specs (WFS)/Well Trajectory Session (WTS) and well proposal.
Ensure adherence to Technical and Safety Standards for critical activities.
Conduct fixed phone meetings with ops geologist per day, being the link between
geo-team (Logging While Drilling (LWD)/Measurement While Drilling (MWD)/mud logging, coring, Wire line (W/L) etc.), rig management and office
Attend early morning calls and other relevant meetings on rig.
Prepare and send reports to operations geologist: daily geological report, mud logging report, mud log, LWD/MWD report, etc.
Supervise/QA/QC mud loggers, LWD/MWD engineer and ensure logging and deviation data is sent to Operations Geologist.
Understand Well Proposal, liaise with turnkey operator to ensure the drilling program is drafted and executed as per the Well proposal in terms of data acquisition, casing points, well Total Depth (TD) etc
Provides cutting description and updated composite log
Transfer of Lithology Cuttings - Core Samples - Downhole Samples.
HSE audits of MWD/LWD unit, W/L unit, mud loggers unit.
Provide coaching for younger staff.
Being able to manage Ad.hoc work; as provided by operations geologist. (13) Utilizing cuttings reference set kept on rig as offset data.
Keeping good handover documentation for the next wellsite geologist coming to the rig
Witnessing logging /coring operations
Monitor drilling operations and progress versus expected subsurface predictions, with respect to tops, geohazards, drilling progress
Informing ops team (drillers, town) of progress vs prognosis / deviation or issues as they arise in timely fashion
Call section TDs based on stratigraphic position/TD criteria - requirement to confirm with operations geologist.

NOTE:- We would be forwarding your cv to our client and if your cv is shortlisted we will let you know the further procedures.

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