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Principal Exploration Geophysicists

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Start Date
Nov 22, 2021
End Date
Dec 05, 2021
Compnay Name
Daleel Petroleum
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Nationality Required
Education & Experience Required

Job Description

• Carry out interpretation of 2D and 3D seismic data from the historical seismic databank and from new data received from seismic surveys.Identifies subsurface structure and reservoir distribution utilizing geophysical software packages such as Petrel, GeoGraphix, DSD etc.
• Generating plausible geophysical and geological concepts for leads and prospects in all possible plays, with appropriate risks, volume and commercial analysis and in support of a growing inventory of exploration portfolio.
• Establish and maintain up-to-date Exploration Prospect Portfolio for all levels, shallow to deep plays.
• Identify new oil and gas prospects based on comprehensive technical work mainly Geophysical and Geological, from a regional prospective to block and field/prospect level.
• Perform detail evaluation of identified prospect to progress to well proposal, presenting to the Management and shareholders to seek approval to drill Exploration wells in which clear conclusions and recommendations are required to the management to make decisions.
• Coordinate all exploration well pick with Daleel management as well as shareholders and the Ministry of Oil and Gas.
• Work closely with Exploration geologist and reservoir engineer on analysis work of new found traps to ascertain the most likely locations of reservoir tops and subsequent locations of potential wells.
• Identify optimal drilling locations using knowledge of 3D seismic interpretation and knowledge of regional and prospect specific petroleum systems.
• Seamless coordination of all exploration-related operations between relevant internal and external parties.
• Involvement on Tender documentation preparation and evaluation of bids for any study pertaining seismic; such as seismic data acquisition, Survey plan, Processing, Reservoir Characterization, VSP etc.
• Follow up and Supervise specialist or outsourced studies.
• Stays up to date with current developments in seismic and geophysical mapping techniques and software. The role will also involve participating in the assessment of new technology, methodologies and workflows
• Provide mentorship, guidance and control as required to junior Daleel geoscience staff with respect to geophysical methods and evaluation procedures.
• Follows and promotes all safety, fire health and environmental policies of the Company at all times

Skills Required

JOB QUALIFICATION BSC in Geophysics with minimum 10 years of experience in the same field

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