Wellsite Geosteering-Geologist--Oklahoma

at Horizon Well Logging
Location Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted March 29, 2017
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 1



  1. Shall perform geosteering activities and analysis of geological field data which include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Regional subsurface modeling.
  • Interpretation of recorded geological data.
  • Such other services as operator require relating to geosteering and geological analysis.

Expected Knowledge and Experience

  1. Complete knowledge and experience with standard lithological descriptions of sedimentary rocks in Oklahoma (STACK/SCOOP).
  2. Experience in developing subsurface models while considering all drilling variables and samples.
  3. Able to pick formation tops and casing points based on well-to-well correlation. cuttings and geosteering interpretation.
  4. Excellent at interpreting gamma readings.
  5. Familiar with porosity types in sedimentary rocks and also types of matrix cementations in carbonates and clastics.
  6. Strong knowledge of interpreting MWD data and can use this data to pick Casing/Coring points.
  7. Have used SES Geosteering software or comparable with correlation abilities.
  8. Able to generate customer geosteering deliverables.
  9. Able to communicate effectively with all wellsite and operator personnel.

Minimum Required Qualifications

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Geology/Geosciences is required.
  2. A minimum of one (1) year geosteering experience.
  3. Strong background in oil and gas drilling operations.
  4. Experienced with normal office software.
  5. Must be willing to work as part of a large team.
  6. Talent for leadership.
  7. Excellent judgment skills while working in stressful environments under special time constraints.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

· Regularly lift and move heavy materials in difficult work positions.

· Regularly required to use hands and fingers to handle, feel or operate objects, tools, controls or vehicles, and reach with hands and arms.

· Frequently required to stand, talk and hear, walk; sit; climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl,

· Often lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

· Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

· Normal sight and hearing required to perform essential job functions and for safety reasons.

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