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  • Job reference: RMS0174090


  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Houston
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 14/12/2016
  • Duration: 12 months
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The Company:
O&G Operator

The Role:
This role is primarily offshore promoting GoM rig activity.

As part of a fully integrated, multi-discipline subsurface team, the Petrophysicist will work in an environment where geophysical, stratigraphic, petrologic, petrophysical, geomechanical, biostratigraphic and engineering data are fully integrated. Canddiates must have experience in one or more of these areas: operations, integrated reservoir description, seismic rock properties, or production petrophysics. Typical petrophysical roles include; providing technical consultancy for petrophysical evaluation; the characterization of reservoir flow units by integrating all available core, log and production data; supporting well planning and reservoir completion design, and actively participating in the appropriate technical networks and R&D programs. The candidate will report to a subsurface discipline team leader and will work within an integrated team environment. The following roles and responsibilities are envisaged: - Provide petrophysical support to tagged field teams in all areas including new well planning and delivery, log interpretation, surveillance planning and operation, reservoir description, core analysis and seismic rock properties - Help define regional data acquisition contracting strategy and the service company performance monitoring system The core competencies below are integral for this role: - Ability to integrate input from all Subsurface disciplines - Strong written and verbal communication skills - Partnership/team working skills to share knowledge and best practice - Awareness of business drivers. - A strong willingness to learn and think laterally

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• At least 10 years’ experience working for a major wireline vendor with a minimum of 5 of those years assigned to Gulf of Mexico operations.
• Experience providing wellsite QA/QC during open hole wireline operations in deep water Gulf of Mexico for a major oil producing company.
• Knowledge in Wireline Formation Testing (WFT) operations.
• Experience with Formation Pressures While Drilling (FPWD) and Formation Sampling with Drilling (FSWD) is desirable.
• Located within 8 hours driving from Houma, LA.
• Meet BP requirements travel and work offshore.


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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.

For further information or to discuss any opportunities, Contact Eric Armin at Fircroft on +1 713 235 8137
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