Our client is an independent oil and gas company with a very successful track record of acquisitions and development of producing properties in CA for over three decades. We are sourcing for an immediate opportunity for a Petroleum Geologist position in their Bakersfield, CA office. This key position provides technical support and management for ongoing operations, expansion projects and potential acquisitions.
Responsibilities will include: geologic input for the development and expansion of thermal projects, well planning, subsurface mapping, reservoir description and acquisition evaluation. In addition, geologic support for regulatory requirements such as UIC applications will be a significant part of this position.
A Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred) in a Geoscience field and a minimum of 7-10 years experience in the Oil and Gas industry is required. Experience in heavy oil operations and proficiency in Petrel software would be a plus. Excellent oral and written communication and strong interpersonal skills to work effectively in a team environment are desired. The candidate must be self-motivated with the ability to work independently and manage multiple projects.
The successful candidate will enjoy a generous and competitive benefit package commensurate with experience.