Company: Petroplan Houston
Skills: Geophysicist
Experience: 20 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

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.

Located in region: North America      

Petroplan is actively recruiting for a seasoned Geophysicist to work for a global oil and gas E&P company. This is a full-time employee position based in Houston with an attractive compensation package and benefits.

Working for an impressive, diversified company, the Geophysicist position requires a professional with a wide-ranging skillset and vast breadth of experience in deepwater planning and operations projects. Prospective candidates must have proficiency in seismic interpretation, reservoir modeling support and amplitude analysis, with an expert focus on deepwater assets.


  • 20+ years' of geoscience experience in the oil and gas industry
  • Expertise working on deepwater assets for a least 10 years as a Geophysicist
  • Experience detailed mapping around salt mini-basins, development well planning and operational support
  • A strong track record working alongside drilling teams to assess locations and support offshore drilling programs
  • High level Petrel user
  • Relevant degree in Geociences (Master's preferred)

**Please note we can only accept applications from professionals with the right to work in the USA without sponsorship and due to high response levels only successful candidates will be contacted**


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 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 in over forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national corporations, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information on how Petroplan can help you, please feel free to visit our About Us page here;


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

Please visit us at for further information on our services and current vacancies.