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Lead Geoscientist (Eagle Ford) Houston

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Houston
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 17/08/2011
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The Company:
Our large oil and gas client is seeking a Lead Geoscientist for a permanent opportunity in Houston, Texas.

The Role:
We are currently looking for an experienced Lead Geoscientist for our Houston location as part of our Eagle Ford shale resource play

The successful candidates will be part of a team responsible for developing Company’s assets the Eagle Ford play in South Texas. This position will report to the Development Supervisors for the Eagle Ford Asset Team and will be located in Houston.

Direct the efforts of the geoscience staff on the development team
Mentor and develop less experienced staff
Ensure the technical quality of the team work products
Perform geologic and petrophysical studies to identify potential well locations.
Integrate results of new wells (Marathon and others) into structure and isopach maps and other interpretations.
Incorporate learnings from regional studies generated by the Exploitation Team into the sub-regional analysis.
Work collaboratively with team members to integrate these analyses in generating Plans of Development for the respective area.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:

Degree: Bachelors required, Masters preferred

Major Discipline: Geology or Geophysics

Years Experience Required: Minimum 7 years total industry experience

Travel Required: up to 10%

Computer Proficiencies: Intermediate PC skills are required in Microsoft desktop suites. Experience with Risk Analysis tools and techniques, Geographix, GIS, Landmark, and onshore data bank software suites are preferred.
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