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Geology & Geophysics Technologist

Houston, Texas, United States


Posted: 7/31/2023

Ref: BH-241411

The successful candidate will support the team who provides wells planning and operations team with Mechanical Earth Models, subsurface hazards identification and mitigations, and real-time support for casing depth calls and geological non-productive time.

This role will work closely with Geologist and Geophysicists. The position requires a high energy individual who is self-motivated, works independently as well as in teams, and has demonstrated the ability to multi-task and use independent judgment within the scope of his/her responsibility. The individual should be able to discreetly and routinely handle confidential information, and establish a positive and professional working relationship with and communicate among team members, customers, and other staff members.

No business travel is required.

Core responsibilities will include:

• Data management within applications like Petrel, Techlog, StarSteer SOLO, and Drillplan.
• Process improvements relating to data gathering, organizing, manipulating, and storing.
• Petrotechnical Application support (Petrel, Techlog, Starsteer).
• MS Power Platform support (PowerBI, PowerApp, Power Automate).
• Administrative support while maintaining a high level of confidentiality surrounding any sensitive information/data and supporting other team members, as required.
• Drafts, formats, and revises technical documents and proofreads them to assure accuracy and coherency.
• Generates reports, presentations, and other communications, as required.
• Adhere to organizational structure in support of one team approach - includes utilizing team tracking tools and attend all team meetings.
• Assists with other duties and special projects, as assigned by supervisor and other team members.

Required Qualifications:

• 3+ years of experience in Earth Science (Geology & Geophysics) and/or a Wells (Drilling & Completions) group.
• Advanced MS Office (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)
• Must be proficient in Excel and able to analyze data, create pivot tables and charts.
• Must be able to communicate in a clear, concise, and effective manner, orally, and in writing; listens and takes directions quickly; maintains tactful and professional demeanor in all situations with all levels inside and outside organizations.
• Strong organization skills and attention to details are crucial.
• Ensure quality results when proofing documents so they are error-free and returned to the customers within the timeframe requested,
• Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously,
• Takes initiative and is a team player,

Preferred Qualifications:

• Current Technologist,
• Worked with Petrel, Techlog, StarSteer SOLO, and/or DrillPlan,
• Proficient in SharePoint, Database entry, operations daily reporting systems, and other drilling & completions software applications and data management,
• Managed and/or developed products in the MS Power Platform,

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.

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