Company: Petroplan
Skills: Geophysicist
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Qatar
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Senior Geophysicists (Onshore)

Petroplan are currently accepting applications for high caliber Geophysicists. Our client is a large Oil & Gas operator that are looking to add a Senior Geophysicist to their Onshore Development Team. The role is a permanent position based in Qatar.

The Senior Geophysicist will be able to oversee and carryout the collection, analysis and evaluation of geophysical data to generate field development plans. They will also be able to provide mentoring and coaching to other members of staff and review technical work carried out by Geophysicists.


High Preference will be given to candidates with development experience in a carbonate reservoir setting.


Candidate Requirements

  • 15 years work experience with at least 10 years in Geophysical studies.
  • BSc in Geophysics or Geology is required
  • Experience in Carbonate reservoirs
  • Strong structural interpretation and integrated quantitative interpretation (QI) capabilities
  • Up to date geophysical software expertise
  • Experience in statistical and pattern recognition (Neural networks, fuzzy logic, and multivariate analysis)
  • Must have experience mentoring and coaching junior members of staff.


About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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Petroplan is an established Global Recruitment Organization supplying technical manpower and administrative services to the oil, gas and petro-chemical industries. Formed in 1976, Petroplan has over three decades’ experience and knowledge of global staffing markets to support feasibility studies through engineering and construction to ongoing operations and maintenance contracts.

Petroplan holds major global supply agreements with leading oil, gas and chemical operators and main contractors on a sole or preferred supplier basis. Our network of offices and strategic partner organizations provide on-the-ground support for clients and contracted individuals and teams in over 30 worldwide locations.

Our key discipline areas, which we regularly recruit for our clients, cover all phases of oil and gas exploration, production and refining projects:

  • Project management & engineering
  • Quality management 
  • Project controls & services
  • Subsea & pipelines
  • Supply chain management
  • Construction & commissioning
  • Logistics & procurement
  • Start-up management
  • Discipline engineering
  • Operations & production
  • Process engineering
  • Maintenance operations 
  • HSE
  • Well engineering & drilling

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