Saudi Aramco Careers

Clastic or Carbonate Field Geologist

Saudi Arabia
expl. & p.e. advanced research center geoscience


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1408604

Req Number: 16834BR

Position Description:
As one of the world’s largest fully integrated energy enterprises, Saudi Aramco not only looks for individuals who can meet our expectations but for those individuals who can exceed them. Our intent is to become the world’s leading integrated energy company.

The Geological Operations Department is seeking a top Clastic or Carbonate Field Geologist to join their world class team.

As the successful candidate you will have a specialized geological and sedimentological background gained working in a wide range of clastic or carbonate depositional environments.

You will have experience in both reservoir and source rock units (potential conventional and unconventional reservoirs), and be able to develop basin and reservoir exploration models, and 3-D static geological models using tectono-stratigraphy concepts from basin to field scales.

Minimum Requirements:
As the successful candidate you will hold a Bachelor's degree in Geology. A Masters’ Degree or PHD is preferred.

You will have a minimum of 15 years' experience in exploration development geology.

Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following:-

Assess reservoir quality of exploration wells via core descriptions and log analysis, and introduce explanations for the reservoir characteristics.

Work within multi-disciplinary project teams, providing sedimentological advice/input.

Integrate data using 2D/3D Seismic, Gravity, Magnetic, wireline logs, core, outcrop, and specialist geological techniques - SEM, XRD, chemostratigraphy, and isotope biostratigraphy.

Conduct detailed sedimentological investigations, draw conclusions and make recommendations to support asset evaluation.

Manage stratigraphy surface geology field work in carbonate and / or clastic reservoir rocks.

About us:
Saudi Aramco’s Exploration & Producing (E&P) business line oversees the world’s largest reserves of conventional crude oil, and the fourth-largest reserves of natural gas. The Company’s reserves portfolio include Ghawar, the world’s largest onshore oil field, and Safaniya, the largest offshore field. Company geologists are actively seeking additional reserves in many areas of the Kingdom, offshore in the Gulf and the Red Sea and onshore in the deserts and mountains. Petroleum engineers and earth scientists in E&P work with cutting-edge technology to manage and produce these reserves, including 3D visualization, reservoir simulation and remote geosteering of multilateral wells. The Company’s Exploration and Petroleum Engineering Center, or EXPEC, is home to one of the industry’s most powerful computer centers. Research and development into subsurface upstream technology is conducted at the EXPEC Advanced Research Center. For more than two decades in a row, Saudi Aramco has been ranked the No. 1 oil company in the world by Petroleum Intelligence Weekly, a testament to the dedication and professionalism of the men and women of Exploration & Producing.