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Petrophysicist

  • Job reference: 925638
  • Location: Azerbaijan
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Date posted: 23/05/2019

925638 - Petrophysicist

Job Description

  • Carry out necessary petrophysical work to enable the team to meet the focus. As progress is made towards delivering the production plateau, team focus will gradually shift towards maintaining/extending/increasing plateau and maximizing economic recovery.
  • Work with other team members to plan and execute appropriate data gathering during drilling and testing campaign.
  • Provide necessary scope of work and ensure optimum processing and interpretation with relevant external contractors QC of logging programs including cement bond logs.
  • Provide high quality petrophysical analysis in a timely fashion during the drilling campaign using wireline logs and all other appropriate data.
  • Prepare and supervise routine and special core analysis programs, including technical input to any tendering and contracting process in conjunction with other team members.
  • Be conversant with geomechanics studies and work with other team members as necessary to utilize existing geomechanics data into wellbore stability studies.
  • Provide support to other disciplines in the building of static and dynamic reservoir models (PETREL/ECLIPSE) through the integration of all petrophysical data in close cooperation with the geologist and reservoir engineer.
  • Complies with all the Company's Safety and Environmental policies, practices and programs. Takes corrective action within training limitations. Escalates as necessary.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Personal Specification

  • Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Geosciences or related disciplines.
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant work experience in oil and gas development and production.
  • Experience in TECHLOG software is required.
  • Experience in log and core analysis is required.
  • Working knowledge and experience in the South Caspian Basin.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Fluent written and spoken English language skills are highly advantageous.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.