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Geophysicist

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Date: Oct 5, 2018

LOCATION: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador (CA-NL)
JOB NUMBER: 25324
 

Job Overview

Reporting to the east coast joint venture (JV) geology and geophysics team lead, you will be an integral part of a multi-disciplinary team of geologists, geophysicists, reservoir engineers, drilling and completion engineers and technologists working to maintain and grow production from our East Coast Canada assets (approximately 50,000 bbl/d net SU).

Key Accountabilities

  • Optimize and grow production from partner-operated and operated fields by supporting in field and near field growth opportunities
  • Interpret well and seismic data including 2D, 3D as well as 4D volumes
  • Monitor partner-operated and/or operated drilling programs and influence operator when required
  • Provide geophysical interpretations and data to support creation and quality control of geomodels for reservoir simulation
  • Perform deterministic and probabilistic hydrocarbon volume and risk analyses of pools and prospects in Jeanne d’Arc basin, and as project geophysicist be an integral contributor to subsurface peer reviews
  • Provide geophysical interpretations and data to support development opportunities within our existing fields,  as well as exploration landsale and farm-in investment decisions
  • Interface, influence and align with partners

Required Qualifications

Experience and Education:

  • Five or more years of geophysical experience in development and/or exploration
  • Prior offshore development experience would be an asset
  • Familiarity with offshore 3D and 4D interpretation would be a beneficial asset
  • Degree in geophysics or geology or earth science

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Proficient with Petrel and  Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of GeoTeric, HampsonRussell, RokDok, Reserves Evaluation Programme (REP)
  • Able to apply and integrate various geoscience datasets and skillsets, including seismic interpretation, wells, and production to offshore investment decisions
  • Exceptional organization skills, and ability to work and thrive in a dynamic team environment
  • Strong sense of ownership, with demonstrated interpersonal and analytical skills
  • Proven ability to lead multiple and changing priorities under tight deadlines with strong decision-making skills
  • Solid leadership and communication skills to interact with all functions and levels of leadership
  • Understand complex processes, and strive to develop and implement continuous improvement and operational discipline

Working Conditions

  • This position is based in St. John’s, Newfoundland

Why Suncor?

We are Canada's leading integrated energy company with a business portfolio that includes oil sands development and upgrading, offshore oil and gas production, petroleum refining, and product marketing under the Petro-Canada brand. Our global presence offers rewarding opportunities for you to learn, contribute, and grow in a variety of career-building positions. We live by the value of safety above all else – do it safely, or don’t do it. Our strong track record of growth and a focus on sustainability mean tremendous potential for the future. Learn about our mission, vision and values.

In addition to rewarding job opportunities, we offer an attractive employee package, including:

  • Competitive base salary, compensation programs, and an annual incentive program
  • Flexible benefits package
  • Rewarding pension and savings plans

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We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from all qualified individuals. We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment where every employee feels valued and respected. We will consider accessibility accommodations to applicants upon request.

Please note that our job postings are typically open for two weeks, so don't delay, apply now.

JOB CATEGORY: Engineering


Job Segment: Geology, Engineer, Offshore Oil, Sustainability, Engineering, Energy

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