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Logging Supervisor

Date: Mar 16, 2023

Location: Cairo, EG

Company: Apache Corporation

Company Overview

Our primary product is energy, and where there is affordable, abundant energy, people are healthier, have access to better education, and are given greater opportunities to elevate their families to higher standards of living.

Nearly 3 billion people — roughly one-third of the global population — live without electricity or without clean cooking facilities. We are committed to providing energy in innovative and more sustainable ways to help raise the standard of living for those living in energy poverty and to meet the ongoing demands of people and economies around the world.

The products we deliver power increasingly cleaner electricity across the globe, fuel tractors and trucks, make fertilizer to keep the world's food supply on the table, and heat our schools, hospitals and businesses.

Our employees bring a wide range of talents and skills to the job every day to tackle complex business challenges. We believe in providing a truly rewarding work environment supported by a benefits platform that ranks among the best in our peer group. Our company offers career development opportunities where employees can grow personally and professionally. We promote employee benefits that cultivate a family-friendly work environment and focus on our employees' overall well-being.

We are committed to being a workplace where all employees are valued and can thrive with a sense of belonging. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion benefits our individual employees, our company and our external stakeholders; we are better as an organization when various ideas and perspectives are brought to the table.

Apache Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of APA Corporation (NASDAQ:APA). Apache has operations in the United States, Egypt's Western Desert and the United Kingdom's North Sea and a sister company with exploration opportunities offshore Suriname. Whether supporting Apache, APA Corporation or one of its subsidiaries, team members are employed by Apache Corporation.

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Specific Responsibilities

Apache is seeking a logging supervisor with 5+ years of experience to perform real-time QC/QA of wireline/LWD operations and ensure fast delivery of quality data to the petrophysics team.  The primary assignment for this role will be to the petrophysics team while working closely with the drilling and operations geology teams.  This position will be based in Apache’s Cairo, Egypt office and will require travel to wellsite’s throughout the Western Desert.
This role will be primarily responsible for the following:
•    QC/QA of log data and provide remedies, suggestions and take action to improve data quality.
•    Be the point of contact between Apache and service companies logging Apache wells
•    Reduction of NPT related to wireline/LWD tool issues.
•    Travel to the wellsite for high-profile/important logging operations.
•    Status updates communicated directly to drilling, operations geology and petrophysics.
•    Responsible for RA source permitting with vendors and mobilization “call-outs” of logging crews and equipment.
•    Attend regular drilling operations meetings. 
•    Facilitate quarterly service reviews with vendors.
•    Generate reports to track any operational issues before, during, and after logging operations. 
•    Build and maintain a statistical database on logging performance, to include: safety statistics, lost time, well conditions, tool problem/failure, etc.
•    Proactively promote safe practices and ensure safe operating practices are part of the program plan and execution.
•    Work closely with the petrophysics team to develop cost efficient logging programs, review vendor invoices, and contract maintenance, tendering, and bid evaluations.

Qualifications & Experience

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications and experience:
•    Minimum 5 years oil and gas industry experience and a B.S. in Geology, Geophysics, or relevant Engineering discipline.
•    Minimum of 3 years working as a logging engineer (open/cased hole wireline and LWD)
•    Excellent organization skills and database management to track vendor performance.
•    Excellent communication skills – work closely with petrophysicists, drilling engineers, operations geologists, and vendors to ensure successful logging operations.
•    Be familiar with logging software and tool calibration procedures and reports.
•    Be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite- Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Teams.



The successful candidate should demonstrate and exhibit the following core competencies:

  • Communication: Writes, speaks, and presents information effectively and persuasively across communication setting;
  • Results: Pursues work with energy, drive, and results orientation to positively impact Apache's business success;
  • Collaboration: Works in partnership with others and encourages different perspectives, while building and maintaining trust; and
  • Culture: Willingness and ability to align one's behavior with the needs, priorities, and goals of Apache.

Apache Statement on Hiring

To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to base all employment-related decisions and actions exclusively on employment-related criteria. To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to provide broad dissemination of job opportunities, as consistent with the nature of the positions. To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to review its employment-related policies and actions on a regular basis to ensure that their application is consistent with their intent.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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