Occidental Petroleum Corporation
Geoscience Specialist','00017878','!*!Occidental Petroleum Corporation is an international oil and gas exploration and production company with a subsidiary (OxyChem) that is a major North American chemical manufacturer. As one of the largest oil and gas companies in the U.S., we continually strive to be one of the best in the business. Our greatest asset has been, and will continue to be, our people.
We are looking for an experienced and highly motivated individual to fill the position of Geoscience Specialist with our Subsurface Characterization Team in the Texas Delaware Business Unit. You will join a team focused on striving to expedite and optimize the economic recovery of hydrocarbons from secondary and tertiary recovery reservoirs in Permian Basin. If you are interested in joining a fast-paced, action-oriented team, please apply for this position. This position is located in Houston, Texas.
Supporting Landmark-Openworks, Petrel, ArcMap (and other) data management tools and databases
Understanding, manipulating, auditing, loading and maintaining well log data, raster images, scout ticket information, geological field data, seismic navigation/survey data, land data, georeferenced map data, and core data in both electronic and hardcopy formats
Preparing maps, cross-sections, montages, charts, tables, etc. in hardcopy and electronic formats
Downloading, compiling, organizing, loading and front-end analysis of well and spatial data into various Geo-platforms, especially Petrel and Petrel Studio
Creating and manipulating map data, performing technical support, and creating documentation and elements for presentation slides
Assisting geophysicists, geologists and petrophysicists with database management
Assisting with post-well and/or project evaluations and competitor analysis','!*!
A minimum of five years of industry experience
Knowledgeable of reservoir and production engineering, geology, and land terminology
Expertise in Petrel
Possess strong computer skills in Microsoft and workstation-based applications (data management, geological, and engineering) e.g. UNIX, LINUX, Access, Excel, ArcGis Suite, Geographix, Petrel, and Landmark-OpenWorks
Demonstrated ability to learn quickly, develop new workflows with minimal supervision
Innovative thinker with a desire to challenge the status quo and conventional thinking with the ability to implement new ideas, processes and technologies
Strong analytical and problem solving capabilities with the ability to make technically and economically sound recommendations with incomplete information and tight deadlines
Results-oriented with excellent time management skills with ability to manage multiple assignments concurrently and meet tight deadlines
Collaborative and a strong team player with effective interpersonal skills
Proactively takes initiative to drive hard for success, tackle problems and assumes ownership of challenging work or projects
Strong communication (verbal and written) skills with ability to effectively share information
Able to work some overtime as needed for key projects/deadlines
Minimum education is a high school diploma/GED
Associate or Bachelor’s Degree in a technical discipline or relevant field of study is highly desirable
Oxy is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Individual with Disability/Veteran Status','Exploration Support','United States-Texas-Houston','','DOMESTIC','Full-time','Geoscience Specialist
Occidental Petroleum Corporation
Website : http://www.oxy.com
Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY) is an international oil and gas exploration and production company, and its OxyChem subsidiary is a major North American chemical manufacturer. We are one of the largest U.S. oil and gas companies, based on equity market capitalization, with more than 40,000 employees and contractors worldwide.