Petroleum Geotech – Plano, TX

Petroleum Geotech – Plano, TX

CSI Recruiting is working with a long-standing E&P firm that is searching for a Petroleum Geotech / Geo-Tech / Geotechnical Analyst for its office in North Dallas / Plano.  Experience as a GeoTech is required with at least five years of experience in the upstream oil and gas industry.

The GeoTech will be responsible for the following:

  • Building and maintaining geological and geophysical databases.
  • Performing advanced data management activities such as creating projects, loads, enters, verifies, manipulates, analyzes, and prepares reports.
  • Petra, Kingdom, and ArcGIS projects and databases. This involves create, input data, update and maintenance along with import and export cultural data, well data, production data, 2D and 3D seismic, directional data, logs (both LAS and raster), formation tops, and scout information.
  • Generation of cross-sections, lease maps, and various other exhibits common in the oil and gas industry.
  • Preparation of high quality exhibits for regulatory filings, corporate presentations, and sales brochures or presentations.
  • Provide technical and administrative support for Geological Department.
  • Provide advanced user support for software systems such as installation and maintenance of software and troubleshooting user problems as well as a liaison to the IT department for more complex problems.
  • Performing calculations and preliminary analyses of data for the Geology Department along with integrating the geological data with data from other disciplines.
  • Additional duties include GIS specific tasks such as GIS data analyses including creating, re-projecting, processing, spatial data analysis, QA/QC, importing data, export queries, management, and map production.

The preferred candidate will proficient with Petra, Kingdom, and ArcGIS 10 or higher. Knowledge of oil and gas terminology, well logs, and geophysical data types is critical along with familiarity of IHS, TGS, and MJ Logsleuth.

This client maintains a professional office environment, with a culture of collaboration and open communication.  You’ll work alongside industry experts towards common goals of increased production, expanded operations and company growth.  It’s a great opportunity for an experienced geotech looking for a new opportunity in 2019!