Company: Saudi Aramco
Skills: Geologist
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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Req Number: 16821BR

Position Description:
Saudi Aramco is one of the world's largest fully integrated energy enterprises. Saudi Aramco not only looks for individuals who can meet our expectations but for those individuals who can exceed them. Our intent is to become the world's leading integrated energy company.

Explorations Reservoir Characterization Department is seeking a Clastic Sedimentologist to join their world-class team. As the successful candidate' you will apply your skills in sedimentology and stratigraphy to a number of siliciclastic reservoirs occurring in the subsurface of the Arabian Plate.

You will analyze detailed description of cores recovered from a number of subsurface reservoir formations, ranging in age from Ordovician to Permian, as well as significant reservoirs in the Cretaceous.

Minimum Requirements:
As the successful candidate, you will hold a Bachelors' degree in Geoscience, Geology or related field. Masters' degree or PHD is preferred.

You will have a minimum of 10 years' experience with a major oil/gas company.

Full understanding of the principles and application of the techniques in sandstone petrology (e.g. thin sections, SEM and XRD) to siliciclastic reservoirs, particularly in terms of reservoir rock quality and its distribution.

Competency with industry software, such as Petrel and OpenWork.

Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be expected to :-

Conduct detailed core- based siliciclastic reservoir description (core logging) and facies interpretation (sedimentological observations).

Assess reservoir quality of exploration and development wells via core descriptions.

Describe and analyze sedimentary rocks from various depositional systems (e.g. eolian, fluvial, estuarine, and shallow marine).

Apply biostratigraphy, chemostratigraphy and sequence stratigraphy to siliciclastic reservoirs.

Integrate data for geological modeling purposes, and mentor junior geoscience professionals.