Senior Geophysicist Job in Husky Engery

Senior Geophysicist

Calgary, Canada

Job Posting: May 19, 2017 05:05:46 PM
Unposting Date: Jun 02, 2017 11:59:00 PM

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One of Husky’s advantages is that we are an integrated oil and gas company. From exploration to development, production, refining and marketing, we’ve got it all! Combine this with a range of learning and development tools and an inclusive work environment, and you are well-positioned for a successful career at Husky.

We have training, mentoring and career development programs and resources to help you develop both personally and professionally – as an employee or a leader. We offer many internal leadership and business skills courses along with tuition reimbursement programs for qualified employees. Every year, a significant number of our employees are able to take on new roles within the company thanks to our strong focus on hands-on learning and development.
Husky is currently looking for a Staff Geophysicist.
The Staff Geophysicist position will become a part of a team responsible for identifying and evaluating New Opportunities for the Husky Thermal Heavy Oil Business. The successful candidate should have a strong exploration background and work well in an integrated team with other Geoscience professionals. The successful candidate will be responsible for designing and recommending future seismic programs to further evaluate identified opportunities.
Specific responsibilities will include:
  • Conduct seismic interpretation of 2D or 3D seismic data with the view to identifying potential areas for thermal recovery of Heavy Oil.
  • Drive and provide geophysical input for appraisal programs
  • Interact with seismic data processors and geophysical support staff to ensure delivery of high quality data and/or analysis
  • Working Collaboratively with Heavy Oil team members to integrate geophysical, geological and engineering data into interpretations
Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
  • B.Sc. degree in Geosciences
  • MSc/PhD in Geoscience
  • APEGA membership
  • Demonstrated expertise in seismic interpretation with a specific proficiency in stratigraphic interpretation
  • Advanced experience in seismic visualization and depth conversion
  • Familiarity with geology within the Western Canada Heavy Oil Province
  • A minimum of 10 years’ experience in oil and gas exploration or development
  • A minimum 5 years’ experience working on oil sands projects
  • Advanced proficiency in stratigraphic interpretation (e.g. 3D seismic visualization, seismic attribute analysis, spectral decomposition, coherency)
  • Skilled with seismic interpretation, modeling and mapping software (e.g. Petrel, SeisWare, Accumap or similar)
  • Skilled in seismic survey design including 2D and 3D, seismic processing & well log analysis and AVO compliance
  • Skilled in depth conversion
  • Working knowledge of AVO/inversion and other quantitative interpretation techniques
  • Working knowledge of multi-component, 4D and borehole seismic techniques
  • Working knowledge of structural interpretation techniques
  • Experience with Technical Mentorship & Training
At Husky, we respect diversity and embrace an inclusive culture. We value uniqueness and different perspectives as they play a critical role in our success. To achieve this, individuals are selected based on qualifications, merit, and abilities and we encourage applications from everyone including visible minorities, Aboriginal people, women, and persons with disabilities.
Husky Energy is one of Canada’s largest integrated energy companies. It is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, and is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols HSE, HSE.PR.A, HSE.PR.B, HSE.PR.C, HSE.PR.E and HSE.PR.G. The Company operates worldwide with Upstream and Downstream business segments.
Husky’s balanced growth strategy focuses on consistent execution, disciplined financial management and safe and reliable operations.
Interested candidates must apply online at: Only those candidates who apply via Husky’s online application process can be considered. We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

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