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Reservoir Geologist

at Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU)
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted March 7, 2019
Category Accounting & Finance
Currency UGX


15.1 Job description
The Reservoir Geologist will follow up and participate in the monitoring and regulation of
the oil and gas industry aspects of Reservoir Geology. He/she will be involved in
monitoring and regulating of the planning and execution of reservoir development activities
by production licensees to ensure optimal recovery of petroleum. He/she will report to the
Senior Subsurface Geoscientist.
15.2 Key Roles and Responsibilities
a) Interpret geological data in relation to fields under development and/or
b) Receive, validate and analyse well and other reservoir data.
c) Support the development and continuous update of in-house geological
reservoir models for fields under development and/or production
d) Develop in-house petroleum production profiles for the fields under
development and/or production to aid in regulatory decision making
e) Support the review of licensee proposals/applications for approval about
reservoir development and/or management.


Innovative and with proven high level of integrity
Ability to work independently and in a team.
Ability to interpret and analyse instrumentation diagrams
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Proficiency in using of relevant software.
Excellent analytical/critical thinking skills
Proven record of outstanding performance

Experience Requirements

A minimum of 3 years’ relevant working experience in the oil and gas industry

Education Requirements

A Bachelor’s degree (Hons) in physical sciences or petroleum geoscience from an
internationally recognized institution.
Master’s degree in petroleum geosciences from an internationally
recognized institution.