Scotland, Aberdeen
£90000 - £105000 per annum
12 Jul 2019
12 Aug 2019
Holly Bennett
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time

The Geophysicist will be part of the multi-disciplinary subsurface team assigned to the asset that will undertake the reservoir studies and development projects associated with the long-term management, development and optimisation of the fields, associated satellite developments and near field exploration opportunities in the asset. The Geophysicist will provide input for reserves/resources estimation.


 Carry out seismic interpretation (structural and stratigraphic) as input to reservoir models for the fields and discoveries in their assigned asset
 Depth velocity models and the uncertainties associated with the different methods applied
 Use of the quantitative and qualities attributes to define reservoir properties.
 Manage geophysical studies carried out by in house and by 3rd party contractors and vendors
 Work with the other members of the multi-disciplinary sub-surface team assigned to the asset to identify new drilling opportunities as well as production adding Well Workovers/Interventions opportunities
 Support the Company's process of change and continual improvement
 Lead and Coordinate Development Project Front End activities (Appraise to Define) when required
 Acting as Peer Reviewer when required

Key Duties
 Seismic interpretation and mapping 3D datasets covering producing fields and discoveries as they move towards and through development
 Generation of new drilling opportunities and evaluation of well results
 Participation in multi-disciplinary project teams
 Provide input for enhanced processing of seismic datasets and QI projects
 Data room evaluations of potential farm-in
 Other duties consistent with employee's expertise and status may also be assigned according to business needs

Education Attainment & Accreditation
 Degree qualified or equivalent, preferably to MSc or higher level
Professional Skills & Experience
 Substantial oil industry experience, preferably with an operating company
 Strong technical background in seismic interpretation
 Up-to-date knowledge of interpretation in Petrel software packages preferred
 Solid understanding of other subsurface disciplines

Interpersonal Skills & Qualities
 Experience of working in multi-disciplinary teams
 Capacity to acknowledge and analyse large quantities of data
 Resilient team player.
 Highly professional and tenacious individual.
 Ability to embrace change and continual improvement

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