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Core Analyst 1
Ref No.: 17-50099
Location: Midland, Texas
Position Type:Contract
Skill Type
Skill Type:Professional
SUMMARY
Qualified applicants must perform laboratory testing with emphasis on Petrophysical Work, Rock Mechanics and/or Flow Studies.    Must be familiar with and able to utilize Laboratory Instruments effectively.  Qualified applicants must be able to interpret scientific data, perform mathematical and scientific computations, maintain laboratory notebooks, be comfortable in a laboratory environment, and check for accuracy.  Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and basic computer skills are required.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.
  • Recording operating data from laboratory equipment including flow pumps, pressure transducers and gauges, scales and balances, resistivity monitors, and basic laboratory glassware.
  • Working independently on projects while maintaining a team atmosphere with other technicians.
  • Communicating data and results with supervisors and clients in a clear manner.
  • Researches the formation, dissolution, and content of rock layers.
Other Responsibilities:
  • Applicants may be required to perform administrative duties related to project management include software management, sample management and technical report writing.  Field work is required to obtain material for testing. Overtime work and various shifts may be required in order to meet the needs of the business and of our customers. 
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
A bachelor's degree in Geology or related science is preferred.  Should have knowledge of materials, methods, and the appropriate tools to develop laboratory testing systems designed for simulating reservoir behaviors.  Preferred a strong emphasis on logical and mechanical reasoning in a laboratory environment.  Must be computer literate with working knowledge of MS Office.