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  • Job reference: RMS0185847


  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Houston, Texas
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 12/10/2017
  • Duration: 6 months
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The Role:
Duties: Geosteer 4-6 drilling rigs simultaneously.

Responsible for:
* Setting up Geosteering software.
o PetroSteer, StarSteer, SES or TerraVu Experience is a requirement.
* Landing and steering wells within 5' of desired target
o Petra/Petrel experience is helpful, but not required. Must show a proficiency for doing hand calculations and spread sheets for landing.
* Generating and Communicating target changes,
o Following standard formats and protocols.
o We have templates for almost everything.
* Preparing daily reporting materials,
o Once a day, a series of screenshots to prepare the Geologists and engineers for their morning meeting with the Rigs.
* Importing data, Linking to WITSML and troubleshooting data Issues.
* Troubleshooting software and computing issues.
* Interacting closely with Directional Drillers, Ops Geologists and Engineers.
o Providing direct communication to directional Drillers
o Provide information to and seek feedback from Operations Geologists about uncertainties or critical operations within a well.
* Presenting problems as Process improvement opportunities.
o Contribute to any lookbacks or after action reviews.
* Always being on time for the handover for your shift.
* Having a great attitude.
* Using any down time to provide process improvement.
* Strong Excell and outlook experience is a requirement.

- Geosteer Onshore Unconventional wells using TerraVu, Petrosteer or other software to within 3' of the prescribed stratigraphic window.
- Work directly with the Real Time Center DD's to ensure wells are drilled in the targets.
- Work shifts of 2 weeks on/off 12 hours shifts and be available to work alternating day/night shifts.
- Must be able to follow standard work practices and decision matrices.
- Must have excellent communication skills and be comfortable elevating issues and having all problems visible.
- Support additional Geological projects by capturing and analysing additional data, documenting processes and providing input to improve the standard work.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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