Geologist-Devon – EXPIRED POSTING


Oklahoma City Oklahoma United States

Job Location: Oklahoma City, OK

Description POSITION SUMMARYWork with an interdisciplinary team, to add and refine prospect inventory in active drilling areas, while adding to core areas and developing new play ideas. Work closely with engineering staff utilizing knowledge of reservoir and petrophysical parameters to enhance completions and overall well results. Provide advice and recommendations on acquisitions and joint venture opportunities. Has the right and responsibility to stop any unsafe action.


Gather, analyze and interpret varied geological data to formulate development, exploration and exploration projects to be funded by the company.

Conceive, manage and execute several projects simultaneously.

Provide expert structural, stratigraphic and other geological interpretation to ongoing projects, utilizing state of the art software and analysis techniques.

Produce large amounts of quality geologic work to support operation efforts and reservoir studies in producing properties and acquisition/deposition efforts.

Undertake regional analysis as appropriate to add new work areas to project portfolio and extend the boundaries of existing areas of operation.

Identify geological relationships that are critical to the effective integration of multidisciplinary information into practical working interpretations, especially those involving geophysical personnel.

Apply risk analysis parameters to all work efforts.

Communicate effectively results of work to management, especially with new ideas or those that challenge the status quo.

Work independently as needed, in team context as appropriate.

Develop support and younger staff and search out opportunity for staff advancement.

Lead teams as appropriate.



Degree in Geology or Geophysics, MS preferred

5 to 10 years industry experience as a prospecting geologist, primarily US onshore in the Permian and Rocky Mountain basins

Proven record as a prospect generator and hydrocarbon finder

Strong petrophysical skills preferred

Computer literate with geological software.

Evidence of outstanding communication skills

Devon is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job ID: 10105-1

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