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Sample Catcher

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Perth, Western Australia
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 12/04/2018
  • Duration: 6 months
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The Role:
We are looking for Sample Catcher to join a leading, global Oil & Gas company for an immediate start. There are multiple positions available in Perth, working on call basis. Duration: 3 - 6 months contractual position with a possibility of getting extended.

This role is responsible for the management of collection and processing of cuttings samples, from the planned lagged depths and intervals and assists in core recovery and core preservation when required. Sample Catcher assists in collection of the rig and well data, assists in monitoring of all the well parameters, assists in maintaining Geoservices sensors to detect the well conditions and in the maintenance of the gas detection equipment to analyze the hydrocarbon gases and ensure safety by detection of other potentially harmful gases.

-Carries out the collection, the processing and description of cuttings samples, from the planned lagged depths and intervals
-Assists in core recovery and core description when required
-Collects and enters the rig and well data
-Executes the maintenance and calibration of sensors and gas equipment
-Updates the End of Well Report section concerning the sample collection, packing and dispatch
-Is aware of, and respect all safety regulations and procedures, as specified by the Client, or relevant safety authorities
-Should communicate to the GSS Field Specialist/Engineer all enquiries for more/improved services
-Assists the GSS Field Specialist/Engineer in rigging up and rigging down the mud logging equipment
-Keeps the confidentiality of the Client's well data
-Performs other duties as assigned by direct supervisor


* University Degree (bachelor of Sciences as a minimum) in Geology, Geological Applied Sciences, Earth Sciences or Applied Sciences.
* Must have minimum one year field and offshore experience as a Sample Catcher
* Have valid BOSIET, MSIC, CSTP and OGUK medical certificates.
* Excellent communication skills - excellent English written and verbal communication skills essential.
* Good computer / technical knowledge
* High degree of motivation

The Company:
Our client is a world leading oil field services company with offices across Australia. Our client works with some of the world's leading operating clients and provide world class services to the oil industry.

About Fircroft:
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