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Senior Geologist

  • Job reference: 923114
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Geologists
  • Date posted: 18/12/2018

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

Responsibilities will include:
Analyse, QC and make interpretations of geological data including core, log, biostratigraphy, geochemistry, seismic output and analogues from Partners.
Prospect generation and evaluation including risk analysis and reserves estimations (deterministic and probabilistic).
Analyse data for licensing rounds and provide input to the Exploration Strategy
Evaluation of exploration opportunities (farm-ins, data rooms and screening of opportunities etc.).
Scouting and analysing data for regional studies to help future plans and identify areas of potential interest.
Work with reservoir engineers, geophysicists and petrophysicists to build/maintain/update static reservoir models.
Identify areas for improving geological data and make recommendations for further data acquisition or study work. Engage with external providers to ensure delivery of high quality products
Provide input to data gathering strategies and pre-drill data packages

Qualifications & Experience
Educated to degree level in geology or similar discipline.
Extensive oil and gas experience ideally gained in an operating environment
A strong understanding of geoscience concepts, to include structural, facies and sequence stratigraphic analysis
Experienced in static reservoir modelling techniques and software including Petrel
Strong understanding of key geological uncertainties and quantification of these
Experienced in deterministic and probabilistic volumetric calculations using Geox
Broad experience gained in a variety of depositional settings and basins
Experience of field appraisal programmes and development planning

Contract 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 923114


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