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Senior Petrophysicist

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Various Sites
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 09/06/2020
  • Duration: 2 year renewable
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The Role:
Physical Activities
* Design and execute logging programs (pilot-hole requirements, types of logs, intervals) for specific exploration activities in order to gather appropriate and high-quality data ready for analysis.
* Execute well log interpretation processes for individual wells, and perform petro-physical characterization of the reservoir, and construct geo-cellular models. Evaluate cut-off properties and perform volumetric reserves evaluation.
* Supervise wire-line logging and other petro-physical data acquisition to ensure the safe and smooth operation and quality of data production. Coordinate with contractors and check the final products and reports prepared by contractor.
* Receive, analyse and evaluate logs and core data using different types of computerized evaluation packages and calculate Petro-physical data such as porosity, hydrocarbon saturation, permeability, temperature, etc.
* Review and interpret historical logging data around the proposed well location, and identify remaining oil zones and formation water behaviours to propose target zones and logging operation programmes for new well drillings or workover. Initiate authorization formalities for execution of petro-physical survey/analysis programmes.
* Liaise with geology and reservoir engineering staff to ensure physical corroboration of evaluations and to supplement well data. Evaluate productions logs, monitor and interpret fluids' movements in the reservoir in liaison with Reservoir Engineers.
* Establish and maintain records of raw and computerize petro-physical data and provides data for the petro-physical well data base (digitized log and core data).
* Carry out petro-physical field studies and participates with other reservoir engineers in formulating a field-wide reservoir model for a future updated field development plan.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Minimum Qualifications:
* Bachelor's Degree in Petrophysics or equivalent

Minimum Experience:
* Minimum of 4-6 years of experience in the Oil & Gas industry in Petrophysical Studies and data acquisition.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Job-Specific Skills:
* Knowledge in petro physical modelling
* Knowledge of oilfield exploration practices and technologies
* Ability to make timely decisions

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