Wellsite Geologist

St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Job Reference 1186566

Location St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada


Function Geoscience

Job Type Contract

Date Added March 16, 2023

Airswift is seeking a Wellsite Geologist to work with one of their clients in the Oil and Gas industry in St John’s, NL on a 6-month contract.

  • Supervise and quality control geological operations at the wellsite
  • Quality control sample descriptions of cuttings and cavings
  • Act as liaison with key drilling and data acquisition personnel at the wellsite and in the office in a timely manner
  • Supervise and quality control data acquisition activities at the wellsite
  • Monitor ROV feed for shallow flow or adverse conditions during riderless drilling.
  • Ensure all geological and data acquisition contractors perform their duties in a satisfactory manner.
  • Perform Well-site log correlation and aid in the selection of casing points and TD.
  • Generate and deliver daily geological reports and data distribution.
  • Produce a well data book with all well events and information included.
  • Support delivery of a post-well Composite Log
  • Cuttings and cavings report informing on well conditions.
  • Final Well Report at the end of each hole section and the well.
  • Evaluate and interpret geological data including cuttings samples and offset well data.
  • Communicate to the well-site team regarding upcoming geological hazards
  • Proactively inform the well-site team of imminent section/well TD
  • Ensure that all well information, including reports, data, and logs are uploaded daily

  • A post-secondary degree in geology or a related field of study
  • 10 years of experience in wellsite and operations geology working in or around offshore
    Newfoundland (20 years minimum experience for Senior Wellsite Geologist Role).
  • Capability to work offshore in Newfoundland, including certification or fitness to obtain certification for offshore safety and survival (Sponsorship not available)
  • (Preferred) Professional Geologist designation (PEG-NL or equivalent).

Schedule:  21/21 Rotation

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