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Associate Petrophysicist (Fresh Graduate)

Job Id
Start Date
Mar 13, 2019
End Date
Mar 24, 2019
Compnay Name
Occidental Petroleum Corporation
No of Position
Position Type
Job Type
Nationality Required
Education & Experience Required

Job Description

The Associate Petrophysicist works closely with geologists, engineers, geophysicists, and reservoir modelers to identify, develop and execute economically successful Exploration & development projects.  Required roles will include both operational coordination of well data acquisition, evaluation programs, and support for major studies.

The Associate Petrophysicist responsibilities include but not limited to:
  • Provide petrophysical input to prospects and plays evaluation, including rock and fluid property evaluations and QC.

  • Coordinates and plan the data acquisition activities to support Drilling and Operations (well logging, coring, fluid sampling etc.).

  • Monitor logging operations; ensure that program and procedures are adhered.

  • Carry out the post-logging quality control and decide on the subsequent course of action in case log quality is unacceptable.

  • Analyzes and interprets newly logged wells to support team operations.

  • Designs, coordinates, and evaluates core acquisition and analysis.

  • Conduct all tasks related to multi-well reservoir Petrophysics.

  • Communicate with contractors on data quality, operations and invoicing issues.

  • Deliver petrophysical evaluation and communicate the results to the team and shareholders.

  • Write a full petrophysical report addressing data acquisition, issues and interpretation of well results.

  • Stores and maintains interpreted well data.

Skills Required

Other Job Details

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Petroleum Engineering, Geosciences, or Physics.
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above.
  • Must be a fresh graduate, job seeker or working in a non-permanent position.
  • Must have not held any permanent jobs before.
  • Must be graduated on the date of application.
  • Must be an Omani national.
  • Good knowledge of standard Microsoft applications i.e. Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Word.
  • Good in communication and interpersonal skills.