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  • Job reference: RMS0123031

Wellsite Geologist

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Norway
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 14/03/2013
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (21/03/13)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Company:
Our client is an international energy company with operations in 36 countries. Building on 40 years of experience from oil and gas production on the Norwegian continental shelf, they are committed to accommodating the world's energy needs in a responsible manner, applying technology and creating innovative business solutions.

The Role:
Responsibilities and duties
• Supervise and follow up HSE matters on the rig
• Perform pore pressure evaluation in accordance with given requirements
• Ensure data acquisition program is performed according to plan
• Supervise service companies related to data acquisition
• Keep the Operations Geologist continuously posted about the geological work, and ensure that all non-conformances are immediately discussed with the Operations Geologist, and properly documented
• Prepare preliminary interpretations based on logging data and samples and contribute to the final geological well products
• Have close dialogue with the drilling superintendent and the service companies on board, and immediately inform the Drilling Supervisor about changes in the geology and the pore pressure, registration of hydrocarbons and other matters that may influence the data acquisition and/or the safety
• Prepare and update the trip risk log

The following products shall be finalized by the Wellsite Geologist after each well section:
• Sample descriptions / Side Wall Cores descriptions / Core descriptions
• Coring Data Sheet
• Shows evaluation
• Section Reports
• A complete Well site Geologists Log (WGL/BHG-log), with comments and pressure evaluation

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Pore pressure and hole stability evaluation
• Follow up and reporting of exploration wells
• HPHT and Deep Water wells preferred
Software knowledge for Wellsite Geology:
• Winlog
• Predict
• DBR
• UNIX/ Open Works

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Due to the complexity of the wells it is desired that the candidates should have minimum 5 years’ experience as wellsite geologists. Candidates with previous experience from Company operated wells will be preferred.

Personal Qualities:
• A team player with good communication skills
• Strong customer focus and ability to understand customer needs
• Good oral and written presentation skills in English
• Flexibility in terms of working offshore, in Norway and Internationally

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