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Geologists analyze rocks, formations, and other geologic structures to understand how Earth has evolved over time. Example resumes for this position highlight such skills as conducting laboratory work including precision tests and sampling on rock cutting for analysis and gas evaluation; using standardized multi-step laboratory procedures along with calibrated lab equipment including scales, filtration apparatuses, heating devices, meters, and high-powered microscopes; and working with I-Ball/Bloodhound gas chromatographs, Pason/TOTCO drilling evaluation programs, and the Litho-Logic cutting analysis system. While some companies only require a bachelor's degree, more specialized positions prefer candidates to have a master's or doctorate degree on their resumes.

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1

Geologist

Assisted Chief Geologist in a collaborative effort involving collection and interpretation of subsurface geologic data and production data to determine trends in shallow prospectivity in Jim Wells County, Texas.

  • Undertook regional new ventures study of Eocene Yegua, Cook Mountain, and Wilcox intervals.
  • Developed regional geologic model for an emerging Cook Mountain play using well logs and interpreting 3D seismic to evaluate prospectivity.
  • Coordinated between management, geoscience, land, legal, engineering, and accounting to produce detailed weekly activity report for all ongoing Antares operations.
  • Organized and moderated weekly conference call between Dallas, TX and Perth, Western Australia offices.
  • Risk Analysis, Prospect Evaluation and Exploration Economics (Rose & Associates) 2009
  • Fluvio-Deltaic Reservoir Characterization-Two part field/classroom, Ferron Sandstone, Utah (The Aries Group) 2011
Candidate Info
9
months in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BS
Geology
2

Lead Wellsite Geologist and Geosteering Consultant

Provided geosteering advising for Bakken, Three Forks, and Red River "B" wells in the Williston Basin

  • Collected cuttings samples and compiled electronic geologic logs for several horizontal wells
  • Documented and analyzed natural gas shows using a gas chromatograph and drilling mud trap
  • Experienced using gamma ray, resistivity, bulk density, and porosity tools in geosteering practices
  • Prepared daily geologic reports
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
3

Lead Logging Geologist, III

Performed on site formation evaluation using drill-cuttings collected by depth interval and logged samples using Wellsight Mud Log v6.4 software.

  • Monitored chromatographic data using iBall Bloodhound and ALS MLogger gas detection systems.
  • Interpreted gamma from MWD surveys to identify geologic formations.
  • Provided updates and reports to Senior Geologists about drilling activities and any formation changes.
  • Mentored and trained newly hired logging geologists and created geologic overview diagrams as training guides to familiarize loggers with specific formations.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Geology
4

Associate Geologist

Lead Geologist among a staff of 6.

  • Managed projects while training and supervising duties of five geologists and one REA.
  • Initiated, organized and maintained aerial photo library yielding future savings potentials of up to 80% on site review costs.
  • In top 20% of managing professionals by consistently meeting budget limits and project completion restrictions.
  • Shared responsibility for developing and editing report protocol.
  • Established current company record of 450 lineal feet of borings drilled, logged, sampled, and backfilled in one day.
  • Solely provided forensic consulting services for company.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Geology
5

Senior Exploration Geologist

Initiated and directed gold exploration programs in Nevada

  • Planned and directed four drilling programs for sedimentary rock-hosted gold mineralization
  • Discovered the Red Rock gold property: Lander County, Nevada
  • Reviewed and evaluated gold property submittals in the western U.S.
  • Recruited and interviewed applicants to fill geological positions
  • Prepared and maintained a $500,000 exploration allocation within budget
Candidate Info
32
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Geology
PhD
Geophysics
Geology / Hydrology
6

Geologist

  • Effectively interpreted the Morphology, Paleohydrology, and Speleo-Genesis of the Cucaracha Cave System Conduits.
  • Created a map illustrating the relationship between the Cave's morphology and paleohydrology
  • Calculated the quantity of discharge on some of the conduits.
  • Carefully studied the Cave's location in relation to the construction of Route PR-22 and presented the results to local Legislators to protect and preserve the Cave's natural resources.
  • Conducted additional studies to predict the origination and possible direction of "Rio Chico" as well as its springs.
Candidate Info
5
months in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Geology
7

Exploration Geologist

  • Collaborated on the Merlin discovery; increasing company value by $1.225 billion.
  • Generated local greenfields targets within 3000 sq/km area combining field programs, an established database and geologic mineralization models.
  • Designed exploration programs using geochemical, geophysical and drilling methods.
  • Managed daily operations of up to 5 drill rigs at a time and an exploration team of up to 15 people.
  • Created GIS maps and figures for technical reports and press releases. Government and corporate technical report writing.
  • Daily geology duties: field mapping and sampling, data compilation, core logging, reporting and 3D modeling.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Geology And Geophysics
BA
Bachelor of Arts
8

Geologist II

Maintained ore control via face grading, longhole chip logging, and mill reconciliation

  • Managed underground exploration drilling programs
  • Calculated and evaluated zinc ore reserve models
  • Developed and maintained underground geologic maps and cross sections for use in exploration and mine planning efforts
  • Conducted short and long-term mine planning to meet operational needs
  • Implemented Vulcan 3D software for planning, visualization, and block modeling
  • Assisted with mine surveying
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Geology & Geophysics
MS
Geology & Geological Engineering
9

Associate Geologist

  • Lead Geologist among a staff of 6.
  • Managed projects while training and supervising duties of five geologists and one REA.
  • Initiated, organized and maintained aerial photo library yielding future savings potentials of up to 80% on site review costs.
  • In top 20% of managing professionals by consistently meeting budget limits and project completion restrictions.
  • Shared responsibility for developing and editing report protocol.
  • Established current company record of 450 lineal feet of borings drilled, logged, sampled, and backfilled in one day.
  • Solely provided forensic consulting services for company.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Geology
10

Geologist

Prospect analysis of properties throughout on-shore Texas, Louisiana, and Mississippi

  • Generated subsurface, structural, fault plane, and isopach maps, and cross sections
  • Correlation of log data
  • Interpreted 2D and 3D seismic information
  • Evaluated local production data and applied basic reserves calculations
  • Used real-time wireline logging programs for Schlumberger and Halliburton
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Geology
Geology-carbonate Sedimentology

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