Geologist Statoilhydro Indonesia

The Karama PSC was awarded to Statoil Indonesia Karama AS (a subsidiary of StatoilHydro ASA, Norway) and partners Pertamina in March 2007. The Block covers an area of just under 5000 sqkm and lies in deepwater, West of Sulawesi, Indonesia. The block was won on a firm work commitment of the acquisition and processing of 1900 sqkm of 3D seismic data and the drilling of 3 deepwater exploration wells.

Statoilhydro Indonesia/Statoil Indonesia Karama AS currently has a vacancy for the following position:


StatoilHydro is seeking a Geologist to work in a team evaluating the Karama Block.

The Karama Block is a StatoilHydro operated PSC license in the deepwater Makassar Strait, offshore West Sulawesi. 2400 sq km of 3D seismic data has been acquired and processed in 2008 and will be evaluated from 2009. Three exploration wells are planned to be drilled in 2010 and 2011. The license partner is Pertamina.

The successful applicant will be engaged in the prospectivity evaluation of the Karama Block and the planning of three Exploration wells. He or she is expected to play a key role in the subsurface evaluation of the Block and will be involved in seismic interpretation and mapping, geological evaluation, prospect evaluation and resource estimation. You will also have a role in well planning activites.

A degree from a recognised university, 5+ years of relevant experience in the oil and gas industry is required. A good command of English is necessary. Reporting will be to the General Manager, Exploration.

Please mark the envelope “Geologist”.

The position will be located in StatoilHydro s office in Jakarta, Indonesia. Start date is anticipated as End of this Year.

If you are interested and meet the above criteria, please send your application letter along with updated CV no later than 30 October 2008 to:

Statoil Indonesia Karama AS
Wisma Pondok Indah 2, 6th fl, Suite 602
Jl Sultan Iskandar Muda Kav V-TA
Jakarta 12310

Attn: HR & GA Administrator
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