Company: Petroleum Development Oman
Skills: Geologist
Experience: 12 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Oman

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.

Job Description
Carry-out (thematic) reservoir geological studies in carbonate formations. Conduct and provide consultancy with regard to high-end reservoir modeling.

Skills Required

Other Job Details
- University degree in Geology or equivalent. Strong theoretical background in carbonate sedimentology with relevant experience level of 12 years or more in the oil/gas EP industry - Mastery in carbonate reservoir characterization and modeling, with good all-round knowledge of other PE disciplines. Worked in an integrated FDP team environment. Recognized Carbonate SME. - Skilled in use of full spectrum of stratigraphic data to construct stratigraphic framework correlation. - Skilled in the application of geophysical attributes to constrain reservoir modeling - Knowledge of 2D and 3D seismic interpretation (Petrel SI is recommendable) in integrated field development planning - Knowledge of structural geology - Knowledge of operations geology - Production Geology Technical Assurance - Good leadership & behavior skills; experience working effectively in multidisciplinary teams; - Effective communicator and team player, ability to coach / mentor younger staff and ability to think beyond geosciences discipline. - Experienced in running fieldtrips

Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) is the major exploration and production company in the Sultanate. It accounts for about 70% of the country's crude-oil production and nearly all of its natural-gas supply.


The Company is owned by the Government of Oman (which has a 60% interest), the Shell Group (which has a 34% interest), Total (which has a 4% interest) and Partex (which has a 2% interest). Gas fields and processing plants are operated by PDO exclusively on behalf of the Government.



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