Sedimentologist - Unconventional Reservoirs - Resident Expat

Job Title: Sedimentologist - Unconventional Reservoirs - Resident Expat
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Houston, United States
Salary: USD175000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-08-02
Reference: BH-87379
Contact Name: Travis Lane
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 03, 2018 14:04

Job Description

POSITION TITLE:  Sedimentologist – Unconventional Reservoirs – Resident Expat

LOCATION: Middle East

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within multiple industries. Our client, one of the largest fully integrated oil & gas companies, has facilities and operations all around the globe. They growing their multidisciplinary teams in their Unconventional Program and looking to hire a top Clastic Sedimentologist. This position will be a long-term resident expat based position located in the Middle East region.


Sedimentologist – Unconventional Reservoirs – Resident Expat

  • Develop and promote sedimentological best practices across the unconventional resource team
  • Development of basin and reservoir exploration models and 3-D static geological models
  • Conduct detailed sedimentological investigations, draw conclusions, and make recommendations to support asset evaluations
  • Establish detail sequence stratigraphic and depositional environment models for unconventional reservoirs in clastic systems
  • Integration of all available data to provide analysis of well data in terms of sedimentary architecture, facies, and depositional environment

Sedimentologist – Unconventional Reservoirs – Resident Expat

  • BS in Geology; MS/PhD preferred
  • 10+ years of oil & gas experience primarily with unconventional reservoirs
  • Strong experience with geological software; Petrel, Openwork’s/DSS
  • Experience with geo-steering and working in Real Time Operations Centers
  • Experience with the integration of sedimentology, depositional environments, petrophysics, and geomechanics
  • Strong communication and presentation skills