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Job Title: Geologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Erbil, Iraq
REF: 1321
Contact Name: David Bernard
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

MSELECT is looking for a qualified Geologist for an international oil and gas operator in Erbil, minimum 5-7 years’ professional experience in a similar role with oil and gas sector, fluency in English and Kurdish and Arabic is a plus.
Job Purpose:
  • Reporting to Subsurface Manager on all subsurface related issues.
  • Prepare geological reports/presentations in a timely manner.
  • Define scope of geological work/evaluation.
Responsibilities and Key Objectives:
  • Interpret geological and geophysical data in Petrel and other relevant software.
  • Gather geological information on the operator’s blocks.
  • Ability to run, use and understand geological modelling, structural modelling.
  • Ability to understand carbonate systems, formations and their conditions.
  • Ability to understand and analyses petroleum systems.
  • Being familiar with the equipment, supplies and spare parts of the mud logging units, drilling operations and drilling systems.
  • Work closely with the drilling team.  
  • Graduate degree and a minimum of 5-7 years of experience of working with international oil and gas companies in Kurdistan and/or abroad.

Job Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
  • Excellent language skills – English, Kurdish and Arabic (preferable).
  • Experienced Petrel user.
  • Excellent cross-cultural, interpersonal and team skills are required.
Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.