Mud Loggers

Paladin Geological Services
Oklahoma City, OK, US
  • 1
3 + Years Experience

Company: Paladin Geological Services
Skills: Geochemist, Geoscientist, Mud Logging
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Oklahoma City, OK, US
Status: Active

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US

PGS is looking for experienced wellsite geologist/Mud Loggers for Oklahoma and Texas. Successful candidates need to be accustomed to fast drilling and expedited formation evaluation. We are looking for candidates in both Oklahoma (all regions) and Texas (S. Texas and Permian basin) that work well under pressure and have excellent written and communication skills. Oklahoma and/or Texas residency is a plus. PGS is geological services company based in Oklahoma and has the most proflific on-site technology programs availalbe including advanced Geochemistry. If you're looking to grow your skills and knowledge in geochemistry, our company can offer this.

Key Tasks:

  • Geologic interpreation
  • Lithology and mud log building
  • Reports
  • QA/QC
  • Daily eqiupment checks/calibrations
  • Rig up/Rig down various equipments
  • Communicate with clientele and managment
  • Wash, sieve, clean and dry samples
  • Sample collection/labeling storage for clientele
  • Gas detection


  • Five years expereience in either Anadarko basin or Permian basin
  • Geosteering Experience a plus
  • Knowlege of various mud log software tools
  • Understanding of geology, drillling parameters and lag
  • Troubleshooting equipment and problem solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and understands the importance of communication
  • Computer skills required, must be technologically capable
  • Carbonate, Sand and Shale geology

Minimum Education

  • Bachelor's Degree in Geology or equivalent field experience

Physical and Safety

  • 12 hour shifts
  • Saftey certifications: H2S/PEC, etc.
  • Pass a background check
  • Must have US work authorization
  • Required to lift a minimum of 50 lbs
  • Pass a pre-employment drug screening
  • Must comply with the PGS Handbook and any established rig/clientle safety protocols

Along with your resume, please list Basins and Formations you have experience in, as well as the types of logging software you have worked with, BE SPECIFIC or you will not be considered. You will be part of a growing company that has lots of benefits. Mileage and Per Diem, great living conditions and opportunites to learn new technologies.


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