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Job ID: FD/15/001
Position Title: Head of Petrophysical Studies
Business Division: Operated Onshore Oil Field Development

Primary Purpose of the Job:

  • Lead the Petrophysical Studies Team in reservoir characterization activities to support the development and redevelopment of QP's giant operated onshore Dukhan field (producing 210,000 bbls/d of oil, 110,000 bbls/d of condensate and natural gas liquids and 1.2 bcf/d of gas).
  • Responsibilities include the currently developed reserves and the discovered undeveloped reserves.


  • A B.Sc. degree in Geoscience is the minimum technical requirement for this position.  A  M.Sc. in these subjects is desirable.

Experience & Skills:

  • The position requires a minimum of 15 years experience in the upstream Oil & Gas exploration, development and production businesses.  This must include a minimum of 10 years direct technical experience in reservoir geology, subsurface field development, and direct operational experience is desirable.  A high level of technical experience is required covering all fundamental areas of geoscience and petrophysics for both oil field development.
  • Good commercial skills are required due to the high level of interaction with contractors and consultants, and the accountability for initiating and administering contracts for these services.
  • The position requires strong leadership, organizational, and communication skills.  The incumbent must be motivated, and have a high degree of self-confidence. Must have complete self reliance and able to work with a high degree of independence.
  • The position requires a high level of expertise working in multi-national teams, supervising, fostering teamwork across many cultures and nationalities, and ability to plan, organize and execute.

Please note that only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.