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  • Job reference: RMS0115547

Reservoir Geologist

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Bahrain
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 17/05/2013
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (24/05/13)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Company:
Our client is a prestigious oil and gas operator based in the middle east. The Company’s primary goals are to increase the production of oil and the availability of gas to meet the future energy demands of the Kingdom of Bahrain, in line with the nation’s Economic Vision 2030. Our client brings together the unique experience, knowledge and expertise of its partners. The Company utilizes the latest enhanced oil recovery technologies to implement its mission to develop the Bahrain Field.

The Role:
The role will be to utilise sound geological principles and interpersonal skills, to collaborate within a multi-functional team to develop integrated geological interpretations for evaluating, optimizing and recommending reservoir development plans. This will include primary and EOR/IOR projects. The suitable candidate will be required to conduct detailed structural and stratigraphic interpretations and reservoir characterization studies as support for individual/group well recommendations. Also to develop geological input for well proposals, data acquisition, and analytical studies. Monitoring wellsite drilling, coring, sample logging, and wireline operations. Providing technical support to the team by staying current with regards to new technologies, new interpretation methodologies, and other developments within the geosciences and act as a technical resource to less experienced team members.

Reservoir Characterization
• Constructs geological models utilizing available workstation and PC-based software, including Schlumberger Petrel and IP software and LGC Suite (SeisWorks,
StratWorks, ZMAP) and GeoGraphix
• Works effectively with subsurface team members to develop robust and consistent geological interpretations for development plans, individual well recommendations,
and reserves forecasting
Reserves Development
• Plans, designs, and implements development drilling, workover, and well conversion projects
• Participates in Post-Assessment of development projects
Well Planning
• Completes detailed logging plans for development wells and redrills
• Works with Drilling Department in planning and execution of drill wells
• Supervises wellsite operations, including QC/QA of wireline and MWD logging
• Completes onsite GeoSteering of wells to insure proper placement of drilled wells
Technical Studies
• Participates in business unit and corporate knowledge sharing tools
• Acts as a technical expert and mentor for less experienced RMT geological and wellsite staff. Provides mentoring, training, and support as needed to enhance
current knowledge of RMT staff
• Lead project teams as assigned by supervisor
• Proactively identify issues and constructively work to resolve
• Other duties as directed by the Head of RMT or other appropriate management

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• BS Degree in Geology, MSc degree desirable
• Minimum of 15 years experience in the upstream oil and gas industry
• Advanced knowledge of discipline technical theory and mastery of software systems in the upstream oil and gas industry including significant and relevant experience
in geological interpretation using current workstation and/or PC-based software (SeisWorks, Petrel, GeoGraphix, or others)
• Experience with integration of geophysical, geological, and petrophysical data into geocellular reservoir models, rock and reservoir property data analysis and
distribution using appropriate geostatistical methods
• Wellsite operations experience including supervision of logging and coring., geosteering, formation testing, and related operations
• Working knowledge of fundamental reservoir engineering concepts, economics, business/financial metrics
• Effective in a multi-discipline team environment – creative and collaborative in problem solving

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