Accessibility Links
  • Job reference: RMS0113117

Petrophysicist - Operator

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 03/01/2013
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (10/01/13)
This vacancy has now expired.
Send jobs like this to my email    What's this?
The Role:
Responsible for providing petrophysical support to the Development Engineering team and Exploration and Wells teams, as required.

At the senior level, the job holder will be expected to work on their own initiative and will be involved in technically challenging projects which require the application of technical expertise

• Provides a wide range of petrophysical support, including:
• single or multi-well (field-scale) petrophysical evaluations
• identification of areas of petrophysical uncertainty, particularly in relation to static/dynamic modelling studies
• well target identification/definition
• field re-development/reservoir modelling studies
• operational well planning/evaluation
• QC of relevant formation evaluation data e.g. open and cased hole logs, CCA, SCAL, mudlogs, pressure data, fluid samples
• work closely with Well Engineers and vendor logging companies in relation to tool selection and quality/cost control
• application of advanced petrophysical techniques e.g. neural net, NMR, facies-based, multi-mineral models
• ensure new and innovative tool technologies are considered at the well planning stage
• Works closely with other subsurface team members on multi-disciplinary projects.
• Provides input to field development, exploration and drilling plans.
• Participates in peer reviews, and contributes to management and joint venture partner meetings.
• Senior Petrophysicists will take a lead role in:
• Coaching and peer assist of other Petrophysicists

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Previous experience in a similar role with a strong working background in petrophysical interpretation
• Proven ability to work effectively in multi-disciplinary teams
• Experience of using petrophysical software, preferably Techlog, although Geolog, IP or equivalent would be acceptable
• Experience of support of integrated 3D modelling
• Up to date knowledge of technological developments, industry initiatives, etc.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
• Experience of working in an Operator environment
• Well-site petrophysics operations experience
• Experience of supervising teams
• North Sea petrophysics experience
Similar jobs
Joanna Milne
Reservoir Engineer Location Aberdeen Duration 6 months The Role: Our Client has the intention of taking over...
Senior Well Site Leader Location Azerbaijan Duration 12 months The Role: Reporting to the Wells Superintendent...
Joanna Milne
Project Engineer Location Aberdeen Duration 9 months The Role: Responsible for performing Engineering activities...

Back to Top

By clicking "Save" you consent to
receiving matching jobs based on the
job/page you are viewing by email from
Fircroft, as detailed in our privacy policy
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with our current vacancies and latest company updates via email. Occasionally Fircrofts marketing may contain 3rd party or affiliate information, however we will not share your personal data with any 3rd parties without your consent. From time to time, we might contact you to get your views on the service you have received. To help you get the best out of Fircroft, we may personalise them based on your location and how you use fircroft.com
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with the latest company updates and vacancies via SMS / Text messages
Your consent options above means that Fircroft cannot contact you about any new or alternative career vacancies. If you want Fircroft to only contact you about the role(s) you have applied for please continue, however if you would like to be considered for other positions please allow us to contact you by changing one or more of the above consent.