Exploration Geologist, Conventional Assets – Dallas, TX

Exploration Geologist, Conventional Assets – Dallas, TX

CSI Recruiting is currently seeking an experienced Exploration Geologist to work with a small independent E&P company.  Client is engaged in the exploration, development, acquisition and production of oil and natural gas reserves in several domestic basins including the Permian in Texas and Mid-Continent in Oklahoma,

From inception the company has focused on the exploitation of conventional assets as well as the development of conventional and unconventional assets. The idea candidate would have conventional oil and gas asset experience as well as a proven track record of successful exploitation projects.   Position reports directly to the Vice President of Development.

This long-standing firm has a very strong leadership team and has assembled a team of detail-oriented technical professionals in engineering, geology and land.  The company maintains a collaborative team environment and high energy workplace.


  • Responsible for adding value to existing acreage through prospect and regional-level subsurface mapping and identification of drilling/re-completion opportunities.
  • Responsible for adding new growth opportunities by prospect generation and industry deal screening in company focus areas.
  • Required to perform high quality, integrated project evaluations in a timely manner utilizing PETRA and Geographix software.
  • Interpret project data in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Perform workstation interpretation on company projects, petrophysical well-log interpretation, screen and evaluate industry generated prospects.
  • Effectively communicate project evaluations and recommendations.
  • Ability to prepare and communicate technical information effectively to management ensuring effective decisions can be made, and ability to present prospects effectively to industry partners.
  • Effectively coordinate and manage well-site preparation and operations.
  • Communicate with other departments, partners and government agencies on pre and post drilling requirements, and effectively work with well-site personnel and industry partners during logging, coring and geo-steering operations.
  • Work with other disciplines, interact effectively within teams, assume leadership role and provide mentoring as needed.


  • Bachelor & Master’s Degree in Geology
  • Minimum of 8+ years’ experience working as an exploration and development Geologist within an E&P company in the domestic Oil & Gas Industry
  • Highly developed multi-tasking and organizational skills – both assessing and managing priorities.
  • Self-motivated, entrepreneurial spirit possessing excellent interpersonal and teamwork abilities.