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Operation Geologist

at Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU)
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted March 6, 2019
Category Science & Engineering
Job Type FULL_TIME
Currency UGX

Description

OPERATION GEOLOGIST

Job Summary
The Operation Geologist will report to the Senior Operations Geoscientist and will support the monitoring of wellsite operations by licensees. He/she will participate in the planning, analysis and interpretation of geological well data in the development and production drilling.

Key Roles and Responsibilities
a) Participate in the evaluation, review and interpretation of geological well proposals and drilling programs in the development and production phase.
b) Participate in the analyses, evaluation and description of formations on the wellsite.
c) Participate in the evaluation of drilling data on the wellsite.
d) Participate in the development and review of workflows, procedures, guidelines
and data acquisition plans for development and production activities.
e) Coordinate and participate in the supervision of mudlogging and wireline data acquisition operations.
f) Coordinate and participate in the management of wireline and other well geological and drilling data.

Skills

Innovative and a proven high level of integrity.
Ability to work independently and in a team.
Proven track record of outstanding performance.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Excellent analytical skills.
Proficiency in relevant industry computer packages and software

Experience Requirements

Three (3) years relevant work experience in well drilling activities.

Education Requirements

A Bachelor’s degree (Hons) in Geology or physical sciences from an
internationally recognized University / institution.

Master’s degree in Petroleum Geosciences from an internationally recognized
University / institution.