Geologist II – North Oil Company

Full Time @ Jobs in Qatar Sector: Other
  • Doha, Qatar View on Map
  • Date Posted : November 2, 2021
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Job Description

This position reports directly to the Asset Team Leader and to Discipline Head, Geology.


A geologist working on Kharaib Asset Team. Focus on Well delivery and Reservoir Management activities.



Follow all relevant NOC HSSE policy and practices


Follow all relevant NOC ethical policies and practices


Well Delivery

  • Provide well targets required for the planning of development wells.
  • Support the asset geological contributions to the Opportunity Identification, Maturation and Execution Process and operate effectively within the opportunity maturation process.
  • Contribute to the asset contributions to the well maturation process by providing validated and data and interpretations to the Well delivery (OGP) team.
  • Actively follow operational activities and contribute when needed to the execution and close out phases of the well delivery process.
  • Contribute to well / workover post-mortem reporting and synthesis

Asset Development activities

  • Contribute to maintenance and effective use of reservoir models for reservoir management activities
  • Contribute to well and pattern reviews used to analyze well behaviour and plan new activities
  • Contribute to the geological understanding of reservoir and well behaviour as part of a multi¬≠disciplinary team of geologists, geophysicists, production technologists and reservoir engineers
  • Contribute to the planning of appraisal activities
  • Support the assessment of volumes in place and recoverable volumes in support of Annual Reserves reporting
  • Contribute to the integration of all dynamic and static subsurface data in support of all asset activities.
  • Follow technical standards, guidelines and procedures
  • Follow good practice with respect to the use and management of subsurface data
  • Build and maintain a thorough understanding of Al Shaheen geology


  • Contribute to the development of internal communications within the subsurface community
  • Have a transversal, cross-disciplinary role between assets/ discipline/well delivery teams
  • Contribute to the updating of methodologies, technologies and practices and tools
  • Coach and mentor junior staff and support asset Qatarization
  • Maintain an awareness of cost and value in any decision.

Profile Required

  • Must hold a BSc or higher in a Geology or similar subject
  • An MSc in geoscience is preferred
  • Up to eight years of post-graduate experience required
  • Experience of carbonate reservoirs and waterflood developments preferred
  • Significant previous experience in well delivery is required
  • Past experience of using reservoir models in support of development activities preferred
  • Fluent with relevant subsurface software (e.g. Petrel, Sismage)
  • Willingness to undertake training in support of personal development
  • Excellent English language skills, both spoken and written
  • Very good presentational skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Team player; Experience in working in multi-disciplinary teams essential
  • Open-minded
  • Source of innovation and inquiry

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