Company: Qatar Petroleum
Skills: Geologist
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Qatar
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Primary Purpose of Job

Monitor, control and supervise the geological and geophysical activities in order to update geological frameworks and models for QP oilfields. Undertake geological studies of the reservoirs to optimize field development plans. Analyze and evaluate subsurface data and to establish most suitable geological models for utilization in simulation. Review/interpret subsurface data and generate optimized drillable well locations and well proposals and control geological operations.


B.Sc. degree in Geology or Geophysics with extensive petroleum geology training. M.Sc is preferred.

Experience & Skills


Prefer 15 years work experience as a Geologist with a broad knowledge in all aspects of geophysics, seismic and well log interpretation, well completion and workover activities.

Due to the complex nature of the job, expected to work independently with minimum supervision in accordance with standards and QP approved department policies, guidelines and procedures.

Must have carbonate reservoir experience and worked on mature producing fields where the integration of production data has been used to constrain their maps and interpretations and uncertainty management

Must have strong teamwork skills, and it would be an advantage to have experience working in a multicultural environment.

Be fully conversant and have good working knowledge of all relevant computer applications in his discipline, including geo-modelling software such as Petrel and IRAP/RMS.



Desirable to have experience in well log interpretation, knowledge of reservoir simulation modelling.

Desirable to have skills on seismic interpretation and fault mapping.Contract administration and new tender document preparation and evaluation.

Qatar Petroleum is an integrated national oil company (NOC) responsible for the sustainable development of the oil and gas industry in Qatar and beyond.

Qatar Petroleum’s activities encompass the entire spectrum of the oil and gas value chain locally, regionally, and internationally, and include the exploration, refining, production, marketing and sales of oil and gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG), natural gas liquids (NGL), gas to liquids (GTL) products, refined products, petrochemicals, fertilizers, steel and aluminum.
Qatar Petroleum is committed to contribute to a better future by meeting today’s economic needs, while safeguarding our environment and resources for generations to come. Thriving on innovation and excellence, Qatar Petroleum is bound to the highest levels of sustainable human, socio-economic, and environmental development in Qatar and beyond.

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