Petrophysicist
EXCO Resources 3.723 reviews - Dallas, TX

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Primary Objective: Provides open-hole and cased-hole log expertise, support ongoing reservoir studies, and petrophysical analysis across the EXCO portfolio.
Major Functions and Scope:
  • Open-hole logging program design, log quality control and analysis for operated and non-operated projects.
  • Design whole-core programs and analysis with input from geologists and engineers
  • Open-hole logging operations coordination and troubleshooting.
  • Calibration and correction of log data to cores and cuttings.
  • Responsible for PPDM log quality and data management.
  • Supports and provides petrophysical analysis to aid in decisions for completion and behind pipe intervals.
  • Provides petrophysical analysis and reservoir modeling input for reservoir characterization.
  • Determine net pay summary and petrophysical parameters from exploration, appraisal, and development wells for input to reservoir engineering models.
  • Develop OOIP and OGIP data to support reserve mapping
  • Performs other related duties and/or special projects as required.
Education and Knowledge: Master’s degree in geology, engineering or equivalent work experience. Must have knowledge of Petrolog, PowerLog, Petra, Petrel, and/or TechLog. Experience with SpotFire or other statistical analysis software.
Experience: 5-10 years’ experience with open-hole log interpretation and petrophysical analysis, with a minimum of 2 years unconventional and 2 years conventional experience. Competence in fracture analyses, pressure prediction, sequence stratigraphy, and geomechanical log analyses would be advantageous.
Competencies: Petrophysical expertise in clastic, carbonates, and mixed lithology reservoirs and formations. Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Software applications together with specialized petrophysical software. Must be a self-starter with a strong work ethic and organizational skills. Ability to work well within a multi-disciplinary team of highly skilled professionals and to communicate clearly and effectively. Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to influence others and complete projects in a timely and accurate manner. Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time.

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3.723 reviews
EXCO Resources, Inc. (EXCO) is an independent oil and natural gas company engaged in the acquisition, development and exploitation of...