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Lead Development Geologist

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Accra
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 30/05/2018
  • Duration: 12
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The Role:
Lead Development Geologist based in Accra - focused on planning, execution and post-drill analysis of operational activities across Ghana assets
Driving well planning studies in order to prepare wells for drilling.
Adapting, updating and QC'ing geological models and uncertainty modelling to ensure consistent models that are fit for purpose for well planning and execution.
Liaising with teams to ensure ranges and uncertainties are capture and communicated to allow for timely planning and safe execution of development wells.
Building and maintaining accurate and comprehensive databases of data gathered in conjunction with geoscience team members.
Liaising with JV partners to ensure subsurface technical alignment.
Training and mentoring graduate trainees and secondees.

You will be an experienced Development Geologist having worked in various assets in the Upstream Offshore environment, experience in deepwater turbidites an advantage.
You will be able to demonstrate in the following areas:
MSc. level or equivalent in Geoscience
Expert user of petrel and petrel geomodelling
Strong 3D static modelling skills
Previous experience leading a large integrated subsurface team multi in an overseas location
Proven broad petroleum geology experience, with specific in-depth experience in oil field development and production geology.
Knowledge of a range of structural regimes and depositional environments.
Excellent verbal, written, listening and influencing skills
Proven Mentoring and training ability

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