Geoscience Technologist

  • TBD
  • Canada Alberta Calgary
  • Contract
  • Life Sciences
  • Oil & Gas
NES Fircroft is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry.

Job Title: Geoscience Technologist
Location:  Calgary
Length: 12-Month contract to start
Rotation: Mon-Fri

  • Main task is streamlining geological well profiles for all Oilsands assets via workflow or central petrel reference projects.
  • Work with a multi-disciplinary team of Geologist and Geophysicists to provide technical support while leveraging database management skills that provide consistent and reliable information to the team.
  • Maintain geological databases (formations, LAS, core analysis, etc.) and uphold integrity/accuracy of data in Petrel Studio, and internal Power BI dashboards.
  • Loading and quality control of geological field and interpreted data sets including
  • formation and reservoir picks, lithological facies curves, observation well data, etc.
  • Conduct yearly volumetrics of producing pads for annual forecasts.
  • Create and understand critical geoscience outputs including but not limited to, constructing cross sections, building profiles, creating structure/ net pay/ saturation, and porosity maps.
  • Retrieve and organize core and fluid analyses as well as completions data.
  • Utilize log analysis software to generate data for mapping and petrophysical calculations.
  • Preparation of presentation and report materials.
  • Responsible for the assisting the team with planning and interpretation of yearly observation well programs as they pertain to SAGD operations; including but not limited to cased hole logging (i.e., RST), piezometers, thermocouples, and steam chamber cores.

  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Must have a geoscience or petroleum technology diploma
  • 4-10+ years of geoscience experience in a variety of subsurface roles
  • Experienced working with Geographic Information Systems (Petrel* and/or Geographix, GeoScout, ArcGIS)
  • Preference for SAGD thermal or enhance oil recovery experience
  • Experience in horizontal well planning will be considered an asset
  • Strong experience in database management
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience/capability in decision analysis and economic evaluation

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With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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