Addax Petroleum Nigeria Job Vacancy: Recruitment for Senior Geologist
Addax Petroleum is an international oil and gas exploration and production company focused on Africa and the Middle East. The Company has a high quality asset base consisting of a number of producing properties in Nigeria and Gabon, and exploration and development properties and new venture opportunities in West Africa and the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Since August 2009, Addax Petroleum is a subsidiary of China Petrochemical Corporation (Sinopec Group), one of the largest oil and gas producers in China, the biggest oil refiner in Asia, and the third largest worldwide.
The Company’s growth was achieved by acquiring underdeveloped properties in established basins and has increased its production by utilizing advanced and proven technologies. Its demonstrated operational and technical expertise, combined with its reputation and strong community relationships throughout Africa and the Middle East make Addax Petroleum well positioned to continue to grow its reserves and production.
As at December 31, 2008, Addax Petroleum had 864 employees, of whom 326 were in Nigeria.
SENIOR GEOLOGIST REF: ASM 1001 | 2010-05-04
FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCE: ENGINEERING;
INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE: OIL, GAS;
JOB: 925 ADDAX PETROLEUM | SENIOR GEOLOGIST REF: ASM 1001 | 2010-05-04
? Carry out geological work required for the timely execution of designated projects in an efficient and cost effective manner, according to agreed technical specifications and standards
? Develop 3D static geological models to support dynamic simulation, field reviews, field development plans and ongoing drilling activities
? Identify and evaluate infill and appraisal well opportunities in designated projects
? Provide geological input into well proposals and field development plans and presentation of same to partners and local approval agencies
? Provide technical/operational advice while drilling and maintain up-to-date well progress data, subsurface maps and geological information
? Prepare and obtain approval for contracts to cover geological technical work associated with third party service providers as required to support in-house technical teams, and ensure adherence/compliance with agreed scopes of work and contract ceiling values
? Efficient supervision, mentoring and coaching of less experienced geological staff
REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
? B.Sc or M.Sc degree in Geology.
? Minimum of 12 relevant years experience in production geology (preferably with a major international operator), including exposure to well site drilling operations, reservoir geology, fault modeling, petrophysics, seismic interpretation, formation evaluation, 3D static sedimentology, reservoir engineering and geological modeling.
Pre-application questions: NO
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Interested applicants can get the full job descriptions and person specifications on our website http://netserveafrica.com/careers/addaxpetroleum/
Applicants are required to complete the electronic for, and attached their resume. Please ensure that you specify the vacancy you wish to apply for.
This advert closes one week after publication.
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