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  • 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.
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

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