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  • Posted: Apr 30, 2019
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    Sahara Group is a leading privately owned Power, Energy, Gas and Infrastructure Conglomerate established in 1996 with operating companies active in the downstream, midstream, upstream, infrastructure and power sectors. Sahara has presence in different locations including Africa, The Caribbean, Asia and Europe. The Group's strategy is to replicate its succe...
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    Purpose Statement

    • To  develop reliable subsurface reservoir models and provide field life update for the reservoirs that make the development Plan and development Drilling and Completions.

    Key Deliverables:

    • Build and update static earth and reservoir models, the essential member of well planning, field development activities, planning & monitoring operational activities across company’s asset locally and internationally
    • Input to geological projects and studies and integrate study results in to field development models
    • Perform model building and uncertainty modelling to ensure consistent models that are fit for purpose for Well re-entry plans, well intervention plans, Exploration and development drilling, and is essential for Full Field Development planning. Primary Liaison with Senior Reservoir engineer to ensure proper links between static model and dynamic model work as well work and drilling progress.
    • Provision critical input to field data gathering and reservoir monitoring program
    • Present results internally to management and externally to partners (government and other third parties). Liaise with partners to resolve technical issues.
    • Help build and maintain accurate and comprehensive databases of data gathered in conjunction with Geoscience team members.
    • Evaluate and communicate geological uncertainties feeding into additional data acquisition plans and capture in uncertainty analysis and reservoir modelling.
    • Prepare supporting documentation on infill or further development drilling opportunities, including budgets, presentations, well proposals, well AFE's and well diaries as required.
    • Align technical activities with business objectives to ensure timely delivery of fit for purpose solutions.
    • Reinforce best practices in Geomodeling techniques and Petrel workflows in subsurface/Geoscience team
    • Provide high quality geological evaluations, reservoir and well correlations to the Development Team.
    • Define field data acquisition programs & field monitoring, including Wireline, LWD, coring and fluid sampling in collaboration with other members of the team.
    • Provide technical assistance to other Subsurface team members

    Minimum Qualification/ Experience

    • B.Sc Geology, Geophysics, or Petroleum-Geoscience, 
    • Minimum of 10 years of core experience in Geomodeling / Production Geoscience / Static Modelling  experience
    • Strong working knowledge of Petrel and / Or CMG/Jewel Suite


    • Property Modelling at Expert Level
    • Structure Modelling Knowledge of Stratigraphy and Structural Architecture within the Niger-delta Plays at expert level
    • Volumetrics Computations at Expert Level
    • Uncertainty Analyses
    • Core Log Integration for Reservoir Modelling
    • Knowledge of Log Interpretation and Integration with Geologic Models
    • Geostatistics in reservoir Modelling
    • Integration and collaboration with other discipline inputs to the Model
    • Seismic Interpretation and Log Interpretation Skills

    Personality Traits:

    • Ability to adapt to operational environment
    • Ability to work under pressure
    • Knowledge of applicable safety standards and procedures.
    • Good team player
    • Must be a quick thinker
    • Must possess good analytical and decision making skills
    • Critical thinking,
    • Ability to interpret complex data

    Working Relationships:

    • Petroleum Engineering Manager
    • Internal and external stakeholders
    • Regulatory bodies
    • Production Operations Manager

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Sahara Group on to apply
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