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  • Job reference: RMS0174243

Senior Development Geologist

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Bangkok
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 21/12/2016
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (11/01/17)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Role:
1. ROLE DETAILS:
Position title: Senior Development Geologist

2. KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:
Description
Geological Data Interpretation & Reservoir Mapping
• Provide input to geological and reservoir models.
• Produce field reservoir maps over key reservoirs, including gross and net sand thickness, net to gross, porosity, and Sw.
• Collect and analyse development well geological data.
• Development and exploration well correlations.
Prospect Generation and Evaluation
• Identify hydrocarbon plays, leads and prospects within specific field areas.
• Use geological and geophysical data interpretation to assist other team members and reservoir engineers to define appraisal strategies, field development plans, by-passed hydrocarbon pay, infill well targets and enhanced hydrocarbon recovery programs.
• Determine hydrocarbons-in-place by volumetric calculations, and provide input for reserve reports and certification.
• Evaluate all leads, prospects, and development well targets and assist geologists and reservoir engineers to produce a portfolio of proposed exploration and development wells.
• Analyse prospect risks and propose a ranking scheme to help determine a drilling program.
• Present proposals for drilling to management and partners.
• Identify future data requirements to help better define and upgrade identified leads and prospects.
Government Relations
• Assist geologist/geophysics team in preparing block commitment reports.
• Make presentations to DMF regarding prospects and post well reviews.
• Assist with compilation of well proposals.
• Collate documentation and assist HSSE Department with EIA reports and presentations to DMF.
Budgets
• Provide budgetary input regarding coring, special core analysis, petrography and other similar outsourced work.
Mentoring
• Mentor, train teach junior staff and non-geo-staff in geological and geophysical techniques.

3. KNOWLEDGE,SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
Knowledge: A degree in Geology or Geophysics and knowledge of interdisciplinary geosciences. An advanced degree is preferable. A thorough knowledge of geological and physical principles and seismic interpretation. A mathematical background is important.
Experience: 15 years plus experience in hydrocarbon development, most of which gained in an Oil and Gas company working as a geoscientist. The holder should have considerable experience in development geology, reservoir mapping, seismic interpretation, prospect generation and evaluation, and should have participated in drilling many wells.
Skills: Observation, pattern recognition, analytic, visualisation, and data interpretation skills. IT skills and project management skill are also beneficial. An ability to work well in a team, combined with flexibility and adaptability are essential. Good communication skills and an ability to express ideas clearly both orally and in writing are also important.

4. COMPETENCIES:
Working knowledge of stratigraphy, structural geology, petrophysics, seismic interpretation, play & prospect generation, evaluation and well design, using appropriate software.

About Fircroft:
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 Ben Edwards at Fircroft on + 66 2 653 2947 (ext 102)
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