Wellsite Geologist Graduate Job Vacancy At Total Energies

Wellsite Geologist Graduate

Total Energies

Wellsite Geologist Graduate Job Vacancy At Total Energies

A Wellsite Geologist Graduate job vacancy is currently available at Total Energies. Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified individuals.


Total Nigeria Plc is a Marketing and Services subsidiary of Total; a multinational energy company operating in more than 130 countries and committed to providing sustainable products and services for its customers. For over 50 years, Total Nigeria Plc has remained the leader in the downstream sector of the Nigerian oil and gas industry with an extensive distribution network of over 500 service stations nationwide and a wide range of top-quality energy products and services. TOTAL NIGERIA PLC (RC 1396) was incorporated as a private company on June 1, 1956, to market petroleum products in Nigeria.

On September 11, 2001, the company had a successful merger which paved way for sustainable growth and continuous development. The company’s share capital after the merger is present =N=169,761,000 made up of 50k ordinary shares authorised and fully paid up with Nigerian Citizens and Associations holding 38.28% of the share capital.

Job Description

  • The incumbent will support the Senior Wellsite Geologist by performing all assigned tasks about(but not limited to):
  • Planning and supervision of geological operations in the course of drilling
  • Adherence to safety protocols, Company Rules (CR), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and training related to the role. Ensuring service company personnel being supervised are equally HSE compliant in training and service delivery.
  • Reviewing quality, accuracy and unambiguity of geoscience data acquired at the Wellsite and associated reporting (Shows / Cuttings descriptions, well composite logs and Final Well reports, Post-Mortems, REX etc.).
  • Ensuring timely dispatch of Wellsite reports (e.g., Daily Geological Reports) and geoscience data to The owner.
  • Anticipation, correlation and reporting of Well and geological events (Faults, reservoir tops, OVP zones etc.).
  • Contribution to the improvement of data acquisition Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and best practices.
  • SSupervisedof Mud Logging crew to ensure Cutting’s descriptions and Shows identification/descriptions are consistent with best practices, that Sensors/equipment are functional, and that real-time data is reliable.
  • Ensuring Well samples: Cuttings, fluid, Cores etc. are handled, packaged, stored, and shipped as per SOP.
  • QA/QC of LWD real-time and memory data including witnessing and coordinating pressure testing and sampling operations.
  • Actively witnessing Electrical logging operations (surface testing of tools, rig-up and data acquisition etc.). Ensuring SOP and Company Rules compliance while flagging and communicating program changes to the Senor Wellsite Geologist.
  • Promoting proper communication between the Mud Loggers / M-LWD / Wireline crew and the Drilling crew.
  • Onboarding and auditing service contractors and equipment to vet compliance with scheduled operations requirements.
  • Geo-stop (coring points, phase TD) identification and clarification in collaboration with the Senior Wellsite Geologist.
  • Performing quick-look data interpretation at the Rig site in collaboration with the Senior Wellsite Geologist.
  • Supporting the Senior Wellsite Geologist and Operations Geologist in various tasks during periods of no drilling activity.
  • Performing Contractor Rig-site service quality delivery reviews (e.g., HSE behaviour Timing, failures, aPT etc.).
  • Monitoring / recommending cost-saving initiatives for implementation in operations without compromising safety or data quality.

Context and Environment:

  • The Geosciences & Reservoir (GSR) entity of TotalEnergies Upstream Companies in Nigeria (TUCN) is multi-disciplinary and geographically dispersed (Locations: Lagos, Port-Harcourt, Pau) hence the challenge of collaborating with the various teams and the need for efficient communication.

Candidate Profile

We are looking for young professionals who are motivated and passionate with excellent academic achievement. Interested applicants should have:

  • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Geology, Operations Geology or Geosciences (or equivalent).
  • 0 – 3 years of relevant professional experience in Geology or Operations Geology
  • Team Player, Proactive, Attentive to details, client-oriented whilst focused on results delivery, Good Communicator.
  • Fluent in English (additional languages are a plus), Open-Minded, and Adaptable to a multi-cultural environment.

How To Apply For Wellsite Geologist Graduate Job

  • Hit the ‘APPLY FOR JOB’ button below.
  • Follow the displayed link to proceed to the Total Energies Graduate recruitment portal.
  • Fill out the online application form and submit it.
  • The application deadline is 5th July 2022


  • Interview Location: LAGOS-EKO1 TWR (NGA)
  • All applications must be completed online
  • Applicants are advised to submit only one application per position to avoid disqualification.
  • TotalEnergies EP Nigeria Limited, and its approved recruitment consultants, will never ask you for a fee to process or consider your application. Anyone demanding such is not an authorized TotalEnergies representative and you are strongly advised to refuse any such demand.
  • TotalEnergies EP Nigeria Limited will not take responsibility for any careers/job vacancies placed outside this advert or Total Energies careers website careers.totalenergies.com
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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