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  • Job reference: RMS0180370


  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Home Based
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 31/05/2017
  • Duration: 12 months
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The Role:
We are looking for an experienced Petrophysicicst to join a leading, global oil and gas major working in Perth, Western Australia. The main purpose of this position is to provide petrophysical support to the companies Australasian Business Unit's asset teams responsible for company operated and/or non-operated assets as required, including but not limited to:

o Apply company-standard analysis workflows and generate reservoir statistics for static/dynamic models. Assist earth scientists and reservoir engineers in reservoir model building;
o Provide fluid substitution for geophysical applications;
o Integrate formation evaluation results with other key disciplines (rock physics, stratigraphy, geologic modelling, reservoir engineering etc)
o Populate and maintain company database with field data and post drilling log data
o Generate interpretation reports, covering methodology, results, observations and insights
o Participate in peer reviews and petrophysical network activities to share, adopt & disseminate best practices
o Help prepare and review logging, coring and core analysis programs for company operated exploration, appraisal and development wells
o Provide technical guidance into routine and special core analysis work programmes.
During drilling campaigns, liaise between Operations Geologist, Drilling/Completions, and service company representatives to help execute and monitor LWD and WL data acquisition programmes, including but not limited to;
o Work with the Rock Mechanics and Operations Geology teams to provide accurate and reliable log data and interpretations through overburden and reservoir intervals in support of operational decisions;
o Provide quick-look operational support during times of drilling or logging operations;
o Capture lessons learnt through the log data acquisition process and ensure new learnings are applied to future data acquisition programs.

The Company:
Our Client is an International Oil and Gas Operator involved in 2 of Australia's largest LNG Projects based in Western Australia. Spending more than 20 years building a culture of safety and environmental stewardship that strives to achieve world-class performance, our client places the highest of priority on developing a strong safety focused culture.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Relevant Earth Science or Engineering Degree
Experience: 7+ Years industry experience (at least 3 years in petrophysical role)
− Be proficient in the use of formation evaluation programs, such as GEOLOG and TECHLOG, to perform a wide spectrum of petrophysical analyses
− Be proficient in the use of MS office programs (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
− Ability to write effective interpretation reports, covering methodology, results, observations and insights.

Demonstrated ability to:
o Quality control, correct and understand the limitations of wireline, LWD and core analysis data;
o Integrate formation evaluation data from multiple sources and multiple wells;
o Understand the pros and cons of application of deterministic and multi-mineral petrophysical workflows

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Team Player who can work and communicate in an effective manner within a multidisciplinary team, Joint Venture Partners and other functions
- Willingness to pro-actively leverage experience from other local teams, the companies Energy technology company
- Ability to prepare and present oral presentations to Petrophysical Assurance meetings and internal knowledge sharing events such as the Petrophysics Community of Practice
- Willingness to share learnings and adopt Best practices

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