Exploration Geologist Resume Samples

An Exploration Geologist identifies and assesses the quantity, quality, and the location of mineral deposits so that their company can conduct necessary fieldwork and collect and test samples from the site or borehole. Essential duties relating to this role are listed on the Exploration Geologist Resume as – investigating the evolution and structure of the earth and its associated natural resources; planning programmers for exploration of sites, gas, water and mineral; surveying and mapping geologically promising sites; collecting and recording samples and data; preparing reports; ascertaining extraction risks; and advising managerial, technical, and engineering staffs on reserves development.

As this job involves a high level of responsibility, the following skills are crucial for this role – knowledge of a range of sciences and its applications; the ability to work within the multidisciplinary team; computer literacy, good written and verbal communication skills; and the ability to analyze numerical and graphical data. To become one, a degree in the field of geology, geosciences, earth science or geophysics is needed. Some employers prefer a postsecondary qualification.

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Exploration Geologist Resume

Summary : As an Exploration Geologist, responsible for analyzing geographic locations to find natural resources, like petroleum and minerals. Developing fluvial deltaic depositional models for prospective areas of exploration interest; analyzing petrophysics, mud logs, seismic and gravity maps for gathering formation tops data; and creating isopach maps & structure maps.

Skills : Geological surveying, Computer skills, Excellent analytical skills, communication skills.

Description :

  • Designed Pennzoil's first CAD generated maps.
  • Promoted to Project Leader of Deep Lower Team.
  • Generated conventional & unconventional play opportunities in a variety of petroleum basins Provided full-cycle petrophysical support for integrated.
  • Conducted surface extensive exploration near the Pogo mine area.
  • Invented method for analyzing RFTs while the tool was on formation, saving re-runs, and increasing tool utility 100%, saving one day per test in rig downtime.
  • Improved asset management by developing computer programs & databases to aid in the geostatistical analysis of production, completion & well log data.
  • Evaluated seismic, geological & completion data using the geostatistical analysis to increase production & lower completion costs by approximately per well.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MBA


Exploration Geologist Resume

Summary : Exploration geologist with exceptional field assessment skills to determine pay zones and identify drilling locations. Very progressive in the use of data, tools, research techniques to identify oil deposits, geologic risks, and opportunities.

Skills : Mapping techniques, Flexibility, and versatility, Enthusiasm, patience, and perseverance.

Description :

    1. Engaged with all phases of sales and service of customer accounts as well as developing new business accounts.
    2. Mapped field areas and extensions using well log and seismic data.
    3. Screened and evaluated geological prospects.
    4. Generated several exploratories and developmental geological onshore prospects.
    5. Provided and detailed prospect evaluations during farm in opportunities resulting in acquisitions of major productive properties.
    6. Developed & implemented a program for environmental sustainability and remediation, and constructed reports.
    7. Developed geologic & Geostatistical models using highly proficient skills in Micro mine, Arc view GIS & Microsoft Excel.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelors In Geology


Exploration Geologist Resume

Headline : Motivated, reliable, and highly organized individual seeking geology, or GIS field, database, fieldwork, related positions. Looking to put my work experience and my education, training to work in the field, assisting and be a part of a team of individuals in protecting and preserving the Earth's valuable natural resources.

Skills : Management Skills, Data Entry, Excellent communication skills, Ability to understand basic engineering principles.

Description :

  • Calculated tonnage & grade distributions & interpreted drill hole & geophysical data for the development of theories of the formation of the ore body.
  • Performed Geostatistics & worked with consultants to develop figures & tables for NI 43-101 PEA.
  • Identified potential drill targets, determining sites for new drill holes and spotted vertical and directional drill rigs, determined new drill road locations, sampled and logged chips on RC drill rigs, and logged core.
  • Supervised sampling of RC & core to meet QA/QC standards.
  • Worked directly with clients, consultants, and contractors & developed working relationships with them.
  • Mapped, rock or soil sampled, collected, interpreted & compiled data for exploration properties.
  • Reviewed topographic maps, researched & planned claim staking for future exploration properties.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS in Engineering Geology

Exploration Geologist Resume

Objective : Recent graduate seeking entry as an Exploration Geologist position with a leading environmental consulting company that will enable me to use my education and coursework to the course to pursue a career in geologist.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Data Entry, Data Analysis, Flexibility, and versatility.

Description :

    1. Trained first aid by Ethiopian Red Cross and also trained on safety and occupational healthy by Ethiopia safety man.
    2. Assisted in drafting weekly exploration reports & appropriated documents for drilling on claims staked on lands held by federal government agencies.
    3. Logged, split & sampled core from surface drill rig and laid out surveyed line-sites for drillers.
    4. Generated local green fields targets within sq/km area combining field programs, and an established database & geologic mineralization models.
    5. Designed exploration programs using geochemical, geophysical & drilling methods.
    6. Managed daily operations of up to 5 drill rigs at a time & an exploration team of up to 15 people.
    7. Generated regional and infield structure and net sand isopach maps and log and seismic cross sections for Valentine Field.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BSC In Earth Science

Exploration Geologist Resume

Summary : Exploration Geologist with 10 years of experience in international & domestic exploration and production. Interpretation and geological modeling. Instrumental in the discovery of 5 billion barrels of oil and 2 TCF gas.

Skills : Analytical Thinking, Effective Communication Skills, Ability to understand basic engineering principles.

Description :

    1. Integrated magnetic, gravity, paleo geothermal, seismic, well, and surface data.
    2. Deduced where target turbidite systems would be most sand prone.
    3. Recommended wells resulting in 800 M BOIP find in deepwater block 26-28.
    4. Generated computer competitor database and cross-sections.
    5. Prepared geologic models for use by mining, engineering, and management personnel.
    6. Provided technical expertise in formulating surface protection stipulations, standards, and mitigating measures to reduce the adverse impacts of surface-disturbing activities.
    7. Mapped surface geology and sampled outcrops in order to evaluate a property for future economic potential.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.Sc. In Geology

Exploration Geologist Resume

Summary : Seeking an Exploration Geologist position in a stable company where can use my skills to benefit the company. Exploration geologist with exceptional field assessment skills to determine pay zones and identify drilling locations.

Skills : Mapping techniques. Enthusiasm, patience, and perseverance, Collaboration Skills.

Description :

    1. Created GIS maps & figures for technical reports and press releases. Government & corporate technical report writing.
    2. Developed fluvial deltaic depositional models for the prospective area of exploration interest.
    3. Participated as a team member in strategic planning sessions with investors, landmen, engineering, and other professional strategies.
    4. Received training on financial operational processes & fundamental operational processes.
    5. Created and modify geological model variables as needed for varying interpretations
    6. Reviewed literature and reports to understand how existing models were constructed
    7. Created geological models using all available data.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS in Geology

Exploration Geologist Resume

Headline : As an Exploration Geologist, responsible for Managing a team of geologists for the development of a drill program and for the collection of data for geologic & geostatistical modeling. Worked collectively with consultants and& TRER team to produce a Preliminary Economic Assessment (PEA) progress the Round Top project forward towards production. Advanced safety and environmental sustainability programs for the company.

Skills : MS Office, Supervising, Operations, Regulatory Compliance, Marketing, Project Management.

Description :

  • Interpreted 2D and 3D seismic datasets and generated various seismic attributes and faces maps using Seisworks and Geo probe.
  • Conduced volumetric analysis and participated in prospect risk assessments.
  • Participated in lease sales, hi-graded prospects.
  • Oversaw drilling operations of two exploration wells.
  • Evaluated deposits in epithermal, volcanic, Carlin, detachment, and Precambrian settings.
  • Conducted grassroots exploration, district-wide mapping projects, target generation, and sampling programs.
  • Created geochemical and prospect maps.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Geology

Exploration Geologist Resume

Summary : To oversee activities related to the modeling and analysis of geological information or processes and to ensure service and/or operating standards are being met. To design and develop processes, practices, and methodologies in geology

Skills : Excellent analytical skills, Excellent communication skills, Geological surveying.

Description :

    1. Evaluated the Cottage Grove Interval for Potential Horizontal Development.
    2. Mapped and interpreted a complex of thrust and detachment faults.
    3. Conducted local to regional studies utilizing well logs, scout cards, cuttings, and core data, sample analysis, historical documentation, seismic and other geophysical data, etc.
    4. Interpreted geophysical wireline logs and seismic output.
    5. Worked as Operations Geologist monitoring active drilling wells, providing on-call geologic services and relaying all drilling information to prospect, geologist and geophysicist, attended daily drilling and safety meetings, and bidding jobs to vendors for geologically related services.
    6. Conducted well-site work on exploration/production drilling wells, including logging jobs and scoring runs.
    7. Preparing technical documents, plans, permit applications, and reports for a variety of field programs.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master Of Science

Exploration Geologist Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Exploration Geologist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Mineral Exploration, Geology, GIS, Remote Sensing, Project Management, Hydrogeology.

Description :

  • Drill-hole planned based on the consideration of local geological, structural, and topographical factors.
  • Defined the Geological and Geochemical ore body.
  • Opened pit and underground wall mapping, resource evaluation, ore resource estimation by using cross-section, block model, and longitudinal vertical section.
  • Assisted Mining Engineer in providing effective ore recovery with minimum dilution limit of waste rock and grade control.
  • Organized and managed both physical and digital geologic database/data bank.
  • Validated and computerized historic and current data for use in GIS and computer modeling software.
  • Worked on several historic gold projects and mining.
  • Prepared and presented proposals, scopes of work and budgets for new projects
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Geology

Exploration Geologist Resume

Headline : As an experienced exploration geologist with a proven track record of finding and evaluating projects and deposits. Strengths are in mineral exploration, property evaluations, and project management. Also have worked extensively in target generation, geographic information systems (GIS), and computer applications.

Skills : Mining Exploration, Geological Mapping, Geochemical.

Description :

    1. Interpreted multiconventional and high resolution seismic to reconstruct the tectonostratigraphic evolution and defined the sequence stratigraphy.
    2. Performed operations of running rigs on execution team conducting vetting of rig locations and planning target zones for drilling.
    3. Monitored while drilling to ensure zoning and planning, as well as placement of perfs to frack rock for best oil and gas recovery.
    4. Served on a team with geophysicists, reservoir engineers, production engineers, and operations engineers to approve or deny rig work-overs and analyze marginal wells in assigned county.
    5. Conducted planning of re-fracks and searched for uphole potential in wells already drilled for re-completion to recover remaining reserves, allowing exposure to raster and digital good logs.
    6. Interfaced with the client and team to develop and value-engineer solutions you can build on
    7. Managed projects, budgets, scope, change orders and collections.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
M.S. in Geology