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Senior Geologist

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



Job Summary
The Senior Geologist will be responsible for evaluating and validating reservoir models, development and reservoir management plans and estimation of resource volumes. He/she will lead the subsurface evaluation of fields in the development and production phase. He/she will report to the Manager Subsurface.

Key Roles and Responsibilities
a) Coordinate and participate in the validation and interpretation of geological development and production related data
b) Coordinate and participate in the development, review and update of geological models to optimize development and maximize production.


Experience in development and production geology, of which
consideration should be in integrated field development planning and
reservoir modelling and monitoring.
b) Minimum requirements: reservoir characterization; reservoir modelling;
petroleum volumetric analysis and resource classification, structural
geology; seismic interpretation.
c) Membership to relevant professional organizations.
14.3.4 Character and Competencies
a) Innovative and with proven high level of integrity
b) Ability to work independently and in a team.
c) Ability to interpret and analyse instrumentation diagrams
d) Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
e) Proficiency in using of relevant software.
f) Excellent analytical/critical thinking skills
g) Proven record of outstanding performance

Experience Requirements

A minimum of 5 years’ relevant working experience in the oil and gas industry.Demonstrated experience in working in a team in an organization/business
unit/project with diverse profession.

Education Requirements

Master’s degree in Petroleum Geosciences from an internationally
recognized institution.
Bachelor’s degree (Honours) in Geology or Physical Sciences from an
internationally recognized institution.