Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Geologist
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom


ROLE:
• Geologist within the Exploration Business Unit providing geological support to integrated technical teams within the exploration group.
• Conducts geological studies pertinent to understanding the petroleum systems within a basin and the potential of associated exploration prospects e.g. well log analysis and correlation, sequence and seismic stratigraphy, seismic interpretation, structural geology and basin modelling.
• Integrates geosciences data at all scales of investigation including thin section petrography though core scale petrophysics/sedimentology, log interpretation and correlation, seismic interpretation and regional depositional or diagenetic patterns.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Responsible for all aspects of geological work programmes within an integrated subsurface framework. Daily tasks include:
• Well log analysis and correlations.
• Geological interpretation and seismic mapping
• Prospect mapping and generation.
• Structural and stratigraphic seismic interpretation.
• Construction of structural framework models.
• Reservoir characterisation and geological modelling.
• Volumetric assessment.
• Risking and resource uncertainty modelling, participating in technical QAs.
• Well planning and operational support.
• Post well analysis
• Monitoring and assisting with specialists and contractors to manage geological analysis projects.
• Geological aspects of internal/external business approvals (Internal/Partners/OGA etc.).
• Sharing knowledge and subsurface collaboration.
• Strong presentation and communication skills to effectively update management and key stakeholders
• Any other reasonable duty as per instruction by your manager.

REQUIREMENTS: 
Educated to at least a Degree level in Geoscience with an MSc in a Geoscience subject preferred, or relevant PhD.
• Experience of practical geological interpretation experience in the Oil and Gas industry.
• Solid prospect maturation skills and experience.
• Sound working knowledge of exploration-related software packages and databases (Petrel, Arcgis, Geox Standard).
• Able to collate all available data, make reasoned interpretations from that data and propose viable alternatives.
• Expertise with geological aspects of the well planning process.
• Ability to make sound business recommendations to Management.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.