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Operations Geologist

  • Job reference: 922895
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Geologists
  • Date posted: 04/01/2019

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Senior Operations Geologist, based in Aberdeen.

Duties & Responsibilities to include:
Provide support to the subsurface and drilling teams during all phases of drilling operations, supervising and supporting the well site teams through drilling operations QC of morning geologic reports and geological well data.
Accountable for providing and presenting subsurface drilling hazards assessments and geological programmes at Pre-Spud meetings as well as facilitating both ad-hoc and routine office operations meetings.
Providing up-to-date analysis of integrated geologic data, as well as ensuring transfer of all well data to the office IS systems and maintenance of safety standards throughout, as required.
Holding regular Service Quality Review Meetings (SQM's) with service providers and contractors to drive improvement, ensure issue close-out and propagate "lessons learned" understanding throughout our operations.
Responsible for leading the permitting process in regards to DTI WONS submittals and coordinating well evaluation processes with the subsurface & drilling teams.

Skills & Experience:
Degree or equivalent in geoscience.
Previous experience of North Sea and West Africa geology, Mudlogging/data engineering, LWD or wireline and well-site supervision, in particular wireline logging operations.
Offshore experience on platform, semi and deepwater drilling campaigns in UK and West Africa.
An understanding of petrophysical concepts and acquisition methods as well as a basic understanding of geophysical concepts and seismic interpretation.
Oil industry Operator company experience.
North Sea experience.
Experience of both new developments and infill drilling campaigns.

Permanent position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 922895.


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