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Ref: QP275-2840

Job description / Role

Employment: Contract

Position Title: Wellsite Geologist
Employment Type: 1-year renewable contract
Salary: all-inclusive depending on experience and qualifications
Job Location: UAE

About the Client:
A leading oil and gas company in UAE

Job Description:
- Supervise geological operations and various well data acquisition and actively participation in critical decisions through interpretation of all available data (mudlogging, wireline logging, M/LWD, coring)
- Supervise geological service company personnel and ensure all equipment’s provided by contractor are in line with the program and contract and identify and evaluate drilling hazards (losses, gains, overpressure, H2S,swelling clays, etc.)
- Execute on site decision to initiate coring, intermediate logging, continuation or halting drilling at casing points etc. after seeking approval
- Contribute to any Geology Operations activity, well program preparation, SQM, experience feedback, write up of operating procedures, company and contractors facility visits
- Witness operations and communicate all issues ensuring safe optimized decision for data acquisition. Compile and update documents, reports, logs related to well monitoring and geological operations


- Open to Western nationals
- Male, 60 years old and below
- Bachelor's degree in Geology/Earth Sciences or equivalent
- Minimum 10 years’ experience in Oil & Gas as a Wellsite Geologist; minimum 5 years' experience in the Middle East preferably in the UAE
- Must have a strong onshore/land-based rig experience
- Must be knowledgeable in Company HSE policy, rules and procedures and in particular ISO14001 standard
- Must have technical competencies in Operations Geology/Subsurface, Drilling, Mud Logging, M/LWD and Wireline Log acquisition, Quantitative interpretation, Reservoir geology, Structural and sedimentary geology
- Full Safety Certification including survival, medical, HSE and H2S safety related training
- Open to overseas candidates

About the Company

RTC-1 Employment Services is a licensed recruitment firm based in Dubai, UAE. Our team has been in the market since 2004 and we are supporting various industries with their staffing needs across the Middle East and Africa.

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