Job Role Summary
    The Early Capability Operations Geologist
specialist, like all geoscientists, is expected to develop a broad range of
fundamental geoscience skills and the ability to comprehend and integrate
knowledge, ideas and skills to solve geologic problems across exploration,
development, production and research functions.
    Assignments will provide the opportunity to acquire
these fundamental skills through on-the-job experience and training. Work
quality and quantity, demonstrating leadership and mentoring are
performance dimensions that are expected to expand in scope and breadth
through time.
    The specialist brings an analytical background,
usually in geoscience or engineering, and may or may not have had
experience with drillwell operations. The focus will be to build depth in
the three sub-disciplines of Operations Geology: Site Investigation,
Integrated Pore Pressure Prediction, and Well Planning and Surveillance.
    The Early Capability Operations Geology specialist
will be able to contribute independently in their role as well as mentor
those less experienced and those in other disciplines on the concepts of
Operations Geology to ensure that the drilled wells attain the well
Job Role Responsibilities
    The successful candidates will undergo on-the-job
training which will prepare the individuals for assignments in Formation
Evaluation or Operations Geology in Nigeria.
    Active member of a subsurface team responsible for
a geologic asset
    Geologic inputs (including geohazards and pore pressure
prediction) to the drill well planning
    Ensures the input is aligned with the team’s
objectives and there is proper integration of the drill well objectives
    Provides active well surveillance during drilling
    Builds familiarity with all the roles on the
subsurface team
    Mentors the team members on the operations geology
    Tasks include shallow geohazards identification,
pre-drill pore pressure prediction, pre-drill well planning, post-well
follow up on all operations
The Candidate
    The successful candidate wilt specialise in
Formation Evaluation or Operations Geology and must demonstrate strong
technical competencies in petrophysical analysis (Formation Evaluation)
and/or drillwell execution skills. Ability to use Petrel and carry out
quantitative analysis as well as possession of effective communication
skills will be an added advantage.
The ideal candidate must possess the following
    Ph.D. or Masters degree in Geoscience (Geology or
Geophysics) and a Bachelors degree with a minimum of second class upper in
Geology, Geophysics or Physics
     A maximum of three (3) continuous years of
relevant industry experience
    NYSC discharge or exemption certificate
This position offers a competitive compensation and
benefit package commensurate with what is obtainable in the upstream oil
and gas industry.
Application Closing Date
13th February, 2018.
How To Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
here to apply online
Complete the Application Process:
    Log onto http://jobs.exxonmobil.com/

    Type in Nigeria in the “Search by
location” field
    Click the ‘Search openings” button lobe
taken to the job listing results page for Nigeria
    Click on the Job the (Formation Evaluation
Specialist or Operations Geology Specialist) to view full details on the
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select ‘Apply Now’ option
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