Wellsite Geologist

Job Title: Wellsite Geologist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Amargosa Valley, United States
Salary: USD1 per annum
Start Date: 2018-09-02
Reference: BH-82851
Contact Name: Alejandro Jannaut
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 22, 2018 15:45

Job Description

MAIN FUNCTIONS Monitoring, coordination, and quality control of all well site

geological data

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES The primary responsibilities of the

Wellsite Geologist is supervision of all well site geological personnel and operations

(e.g. mudlogging, Logging While Drilling (LWD), Wireline services, core

handling/processing) and quality assurance of all geological data acquisition and


• Wellsite Geological Services: o Geological monitoring.

Monitoring and supervision of wireline and LWD logging operations.

Monitoring of coring operation. 

Monitoring and supervision of mudlogging operations. o Reporting responsibilities. o

Auditing geological services when appropriate.

• Well Completion Report Compilation

and Distribution

• Coordination of Wellsite Geological Activities (Operations Geologist):

Coordinate, monitor, and administer Company operated wellsite geotechnical activities.

o Pre-drill planning. o Point of contact for third party geological services vendors. o

Monitor and coordinate wellsite geologic data acquisition and analysis activities;

disseminate information to stakeholders; participate in regular teleconferences and

meetings; review/verify invoices for geological services. o Post-drill responsibilities

include coordinating shipments of samples, logs, and reports as well as completing

special/ad-hoc projects.

• Abnormal Pressure Surveillance o Ensure all abnormal

pressure parameters are monitored, captured on a pressure evaluation log, and

reviewed with Company Operations Geologist and Drilling Supervisors as required o

Generate and distribute detailed reports compiling parameters, observations, and



• BS in Geology from a recognized

institution and a minimum of 10 years of experience as a Wellsite Geologist.

• Fluent inboth written and spoken English, have good organizational and coordination skills, and

be able to work well with others.

• Offshore experience including platform/deviated well

drilling with associated technologies (e.g. LWD, WL).

• Must be in good physical

condition and shall comply with all project health and safety requirements (including

any rig or country-specific certifications required to work offshore).

• Have successfullypassed a recognized (OPITO) course in Helicopter Underwater Escape Training

(HUET), Sea Survival, and H2S within the previous two years. Certifications must be

current and not due to expire for the anticipated duration of the project.