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|Job Title:||Geological & Geophysical Operations Geophysicist|
|Job is available in these locations:||Lagos, Lagos State, Nigeria|
|Overview External:||Chevron Nigeria Limited is accepting online applications for the position of Geological and Geophysical Operations Geophysicist located in Lagos|
|Position Details:||Education :- Minimum of Master’s degree in Geology or Geophysics. Possession of a PHD will be an added advantageWork Experience:-
Minimum of twenty ( 20) years’ experience in the oil and gas industry out of which fifteen (15) must be as Operation Geophysicist.
This is a new role for NMA and is the first step towards developing a well planning arm within the SO&A group which will eventually develop and train local staff in all aspects of well planning .
This important step links to our desire to drill deeper and hotter than in the past as well as better assessment and accountability for safety-critical work in and around mature fields by bringing these workflows in-house. The expansion of WC-CPDEP in NMA will include greater familiarity of the VBWO process used elsewhere in CVX and the introduction of the integrated drilling team approach. Good familiarity with these elements and leadership without authority will be key factors for the full scope of this role.
Building organizational capability and supporting the section leader in this important expansion of the group’s role and scope are also key. Earth Scientist to support well design and drilling operations for NMA projects. Under the general direction of the G&G Operations Team Lead, the G&G Operations Geophysicist interprets seismic, structure, well data and drilling records to generate sub-surface drilling hazard analyses (SSDHA) and support the development of pore pressure / frac gradient models for assigned new drills.
The Operations Geophysicist will also advise the Operations Planning Team Lead and well project teams on status of seismic processing, borehole geophysical modeling and high resolution seismic or archeological data acquisition. These activities assist the business unit’s drilling performance goals by reducing geologic related non-productive time to increase drilling efficiency while increasing project value in a manner consistent with the company’s health, safety and environmental policies.
This person may also have the opportunity to travel offshore to deepwater drilling rigs as needed to assist the wellsite geologist in geophysical operations on Deepwater and other NMA operated wells. This position has direct capital stewardship impact on multiple, large($50-150 MM) capital well projects.
|Education Required:||Master of Science|
|Education Required Discipline:||GEOLOGY|
|Employee Type:||Full Time|
If you are interested in this position, you must respond online. Submissions via phone, fax or email inquiries from potential applicants, external recruiters or other interested parties will not be accepted.
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