Geologist Resume Samples

The basic job description of a Geologist is to study the structure, history, and composition of the Earth’s crust. The other duties listed on successful resumes include – examining rocks and minerals, identifying and determining the process sequence, preparing geographical reports, writing research papers based on findings, testing industrial diamonds or abrasives, identifying deposits, analysing and interpreting geological data, interpreting geophysical information planning and conducting studies and surveys and collecting rocks and fossil remains for examining.

A well-drafted Geologist Resume demonstrates such skills as – the ability to use scientific rules and methods, communicating capabilities, critical thinking power, judgment and decision-making skills, and time management skills. These professionals must be capable of performing quality control analysis and operational analysis. Knowledge of geography, practical application of engineering science and technology is also expected from geologists. A Master’s degree in the field of Engineering Geology, geophysics or geology is commonplace among Geologists.

 

Geologist Resume

Objective : Sharp-minded, integrity-driven Geoscientist with more than three years of hands-on experience, a graduate degree, and valuable knowledge of varied geological strategies for assessing natural resources and completing timely, budget-aligned project initiatives.

Skills : Experience with Phase 1 and 2 Environmental Site Assessments.

Description :

    1. Oversaw, directed, and executed geological analysis of borehole image log data bolstering comprehension of near wellbore geology and sedimentology to improve reservoir productivity.
    2. Prepared and presented detailed technical reports to clients.
    3. Estimated near wellbore stress state; quantified and characterized natural fracture system through analysis of borehole image log data.
    4. Determined lithology, facies, structural setting, and depositional environments by performing geological analyses of borehole image logs from horizontal and vertical wells.
    5. Helped constrain and improve parameters for reservoir production by working closely with petrophysicists to integrate geological interpretations with petrophysical models.
    6. Contributed to improving reservoir stimulation and production by collaborating with other geologists and engineers to refine fracture staging placement.
    7. Described slabbed to core to identify sedimentary features and facies textures and utilized information to perform sedimentological analyses on image logs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master Of Science


Assistant Geologist Resume

Headline : A highly experienced and knowledgeable geologist with experience in operational geology plays, technical analysis, data interpretation, mapping, mud-logging, rig monitoring, location analysis, bidding, and geotechnician work. Utilizes strong technical communication skills to produce effective e-mails, reports, and presentations for multiple levels within a company.

Skills : GeoGraphix, Kingdom SMT, ArcGIS, Peloton WellView, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Provided remediation oversight as construction site manager on multi-level projects to include demolition of oil and gas facilities and remediation of railway switchyards and right-of-ways.
    2. Upstream Oil and Gas Assessments Provide assessment of environmental liabilities of aviation fueling facility and operations to include installation of monitoring wells and soil sampling.
    3. Investigated concerns of shallow and deep aquifers and soil contamination from an oilfield waste disposal facility.
    4. Installed water monitoring wells and sampled pond sediment for treatability studies.
    5. Conducted aquifer pump testing utilizing a down-hole transducer to gather step-drawdown and constant-rate pump data.
    6. Used draw-down testing and depth to water measurements to calculate the specific capacity and well yield data.
    7. Evaluated geophysical surveys to determine lithology, porosity, and permeability within boreholes up to 800 feet below ground surface.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Geology


Jr. Geologist Resume

Headline : Extensive management and technical experience serving federal, state and private organizations in the implementation of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) solutions. Managed various GIS implementation projects, specializing in Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) certified software training and assisted organizations with implementing GIS from inception.

Skills : GIS.

Description :

    1. Served as a technician for the Pacific Marine Geology Division, providing both GIS and laboratory support for numerous ongoing projects.
    2. Produced multi-scale offshore maps of the Palos Verdes Shelf, Bering Straits, the Pacific Continental Margin, and the Exclusive Economic Zone.
    3. Utilized chirp-sonar profiles and high resolution side-scan sonar to display geologic features, ship tracklines of acoustic surveys, and sediment thickness/accumulation rates.
    4. Demonstrated GIS capabilities for visiting scientists/politicians and trained fellow employees how to utilize ESRI Arc/Info.
    5. Navigated for a high-resolution seismic survey of San Francisco Bay and performed image processing for Hawaii offshore data.
    6. Maintained an X-Ray Diffraction (XRD) lab, prepared samples for XRD, and subsampled deep sea ferromanganese nodules for strontium isotope studies.
    7. Performed extensive geochemical work, heavy mineral separation, and sand grain size analysis.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S. In Geology

Lead Geologist Resume

Summary : Fluent in office administration and have successfully lead three different offices of various sizes in last 10 years for the same group of companies.

Skills : Kerogen Type Analysis, Source Rock Evaluation, Geostatistical Analysis, Research Designs, NMR, Neuralog, ArcGIS 10.2, Surfer 2013, Petra.

Description :

    1. Reviewing the safety measures in the oil pipeline areas to avoid oil pipeline leakages and explosions.
    2. Conducting water resistivity survey to determine a good aquifer for water borehole drilling.
    3. Supervise the drilling of water boreholes for clients using a mounted drilling machine.
    4. Logged the drilled intervals and did the well completion processes.
    5. Collaborated with other team members to improve operation efficiency through optimization and developed process improvements related to quality, productivity, equipment reliability, and safety.
    6. Developed and implemented a system that optimize all phases of operation and maintained reliable and safe operating systems that improved operations, efficiencies, yield, cost, and changeovers.
    7. Collaborated with the team in maintaining and troubleshooting operation equipment and developed, maintained formulation to meet operation's goals and specification.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master Of Science

Geologist Intern Resume

Headline : Challenging environment offering scope for Growth & Development and an opportunity to apply learning to effectively contribute towards the achievement of the organizational objective.

Skills : Microsoft Office, GIS, Lease Management, Mineral Exploration, Marketing Communications, Community Relations.

Description :

    1. Prepared RCRA ground-water monitoring reports.
    2. Conducted reconnaissance activities at abandoned facilities to identify areas of concern such as solid waste disposal units, impoundments, former tank farms, and waste disposal areas.
    3. Generated work plans to investigate impacts to the soil and ground water in the areas of concern.
    4. Coordinated with federal and state agencies on work plan alterations and project scheduling.
    5. Conducted on-site health and safety meetings for subcontractors and visiting personnel.
    6. Supervised the installation of monitoring wells, pumping wells, soil borings and test pits.
    7. Conducted aquifer tests (pumping tests and slug tests) in various hydro-geologic regions.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Geology

Geologist/Scientist Resume

Objective : Proven ability to utilize inspiring leadership, personal drive, creative vision, and analytical skill to yield successful delivery of both team and individual goals, actively contributing to organizational growth.

Skills : FTIR Spectroscopy, Induced Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometer,Core Analysis And Optical Microscopy.

Description :

    1. Geologic field tasks such as mapping, surveying, and sampling.
    2. Create daily Geological reports and making decisions to take DSTs while drilling based off of drilling times and sample descriptions from the Wellsite Geologist.
    3. Analyze logs to make casing decisions and picking perforation locations Evaluate behind pipe of current producing wells to find overlooked potential for work over and re-completion opportunities.
    4. Performed Wellsite Geologist duties when needed, including coring supervision on location.
    5. Work alongside Land for selecting and gaining acreage based off of Geological potential.
    6. Integrated Geological analysis with Engineering to setup water flood programs.
    7. Assisted with evaluations of acreage acquisitions.
    8. Monitored industry activity in areas of interest by use of networking and available data.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
M.Sc

Geologist III Resume

Objective : Geologist with 7 years experience in the oil and gas industry with a primary focus on unconventional resource characterization and development. Seeking the opportunity to expand knowledge base by working with an experienced team, exploring for and developing a variety of conventional and unconventional plays.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, HAZWOPER, GINT, ArcGIS, Sampling.

Description :

    1. Plan, analyze and report on environmental measurements taken from remedial systems.
    2. Prepare and employ site-specific field practices and techniques regarding the collection of samples of groundwater, surface water, sediment, and potable water.
    3. Prepares samples for shipping, and completing chain-of-custody or similar paperwork.
    4. Perform field tasks such as site assessment, soil logging, monitoring well design and installation, water and soil sampling, excavating, contractor oversight, and groundwater gradient surveying.
    5. Oversight of subcontracting crews during drilling, well installation, construction, and excavation activities.
    6. Use Trimble GPS and ArcGIS to update, create, and review map data.
    7. Study chemical characteristics and behaviors to determine how to restore the environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Geology

Geologist II Resume

Headline : Geologist with a wide range of experience in project coordination, oversight and remediation services for soil, vapor, groundwater and bedrock. Adept at implementing field activities, collection and reduction of field data and technical report writing.

Skills : Microsoft Office, EQuIS Professional And EDGE, Geologic.

Description :

    1. Oversight of installation of monitoring wells, temporary well points, and soil borings.
    2. Develop geologic maps, boring logs, cross-sections, isoconcentration maps and groundwater contour maps to characterize sites.
    3. Oversight of excavation of petroleum impacted soils of former auto-body shop.
    4. Worked with Project Manager to determine excavation boundaries based on analytical data and field observation.
    5. Performed enhanced biostimulation and bioaugmentation to treat chlorinated volatile organic compounds (cVOCs) in groundwater at former truck washing operation.
    6. Interpretation of downhole geophysical logs.
    7. Collection of discrete interval groundwater samples using a borehole straddle packer.
    8. Potable water sampling of lead at major university.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Geologist I Resume

Headline : Proficient geoscientist with twenty years of broad based experience applying geology and geophysical methods in the oil and gas industry. Expertise in seismic data management and the acquisition, processing, and interpretation of various geological and geophysical data. Possess diverse technical background combined with excellent interpersonal skills conducive to a team environment.

Skills : microsoft office, music, acting.

Description :

    1. Evaluated oil and gas prospects in the Gulf Coast Region utilizing well log correlation, sub-surface geological mapping, and 3-D seismic data interpretation on a GeoQuest workstation.
    2. Performed well log correlations and created formation top databases for use in sub-surface mapping.
    3. Created sub-surface geological maps utilized for visualization of prospect formation.
    4. Interpreted three-dimensional seismic data using a GeoQuest workstation for potential prospects.
    5. Created and updated regional base maps using Intellex and GeoGraphix software.
    6. Served as a member of a six-person team responsible for prospects onshore in the Gulf Coast Region.
    7. Contributed to the evaluation of four prospects, two of which were drilled and successful.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
M.S. In Geology

Asst. Geologist Resume

Headline : Geologist with 8 years of diverse experience in the private and regulatory sectors of the oil industry. Experienced in supervising field activities to ensure compliance with Federal, State, and Industry regulations.

Skills : Microsoft Office suite, Well versed in well design,.

Description :

    1. Coordinated, supervised, and vetted field acquisition of openhole formation evaluation data.
    2. Identified and implemented cost reduction strategies in the amount of $2,000,000.
    3. Negotiated, audited, and authorized vendor contracts and invoices.
    4. Supervised drilling, workover, hydraulic fracturing, and abandonment activities to ensure compliance with state, federal, and industry regulations.
    5. Conducted risk assessment studies and implemented innovated practices that resulted in increased efficiency and cost reduction.
    6. Prepared Notices of Intent for workover activities such as added perforations and abandonments.
    7. Supervised field activities in over 50 California fields.
    8. Created new hire handbook and trained new hires.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor In Geology

Project Geologist Resume

Summary : Certified geologist with M.S. in geology, 4.5-year background in the environmental industry and 4 years of college-level teaching experience. Proven ability to lead a diverse array of projects, using critical thinking and problem solving skills to complete assignments efficiently.

Skills : Quickbooks.

Description :

    1. Worked in the field, open pit, and underground mines.
    2. Created surface and underground drilling procedures to expand and outline ore deposits.
    3. Supervised crews ranging in size from 5 to 20 people.
    4. Created ore control models to maximize ore extraction and minimize waste products.
    5. Communicated with all agencies to keep mines up to date with safety and environmental regulations.
    6. Kept communication lines open between the miners and superintendents.
    7. Studied Ice flow movement on the Juneau ice field, producing data to support or disavow Global Warming.
    8. Created a topographic and geologic map of an icefall that was later published by Maynard Miller.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Geologist Resume

Headline : Working closely with a team of Geologists, Engineers, Geophysicists and Landmen, provided dependable information to facilitate successful drilling operations in a structurally complex Marcellus Shale acreage position.

Skills : Engineering geology, Engineering Geophysics, Environmental Geology, Tunnels, Construction Dewatering, Landslides.

Description :

    1. Created and maintained Petra database to include geological, well, and production data.
    2. Interpreted and analyzed reservoir characteristics from well logs, evaluated existing fields and prepared reports for potential zones of interest.
    3. Regularly presented findings to a multi-disciplinary team of senior managers.
    4. Prepared structure, isopach, and net pay maps.
    5. Prepared PV10's, Decline Curves, and LOE/Revenue reports.
    6. Interpreted and extracted well data from various drilling, production, and completion reports.
    7. Compiled the collected data into well database and spreadsheets.
    8. Planned and scheduled field operations included receiving bids and communicating to outside vendors.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
M.Sc.