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Geoscience Tech

Date: Sep 15, 2022

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77056

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

The Geoscience Tech for Apache Corporation will be a member of Apache’s Geophysical department at the company’s Houston, Texas office reporting to the Director of Geophysics and assigned to the Suriname Asset Team. 
This role will be primarily responsible for the following: 

  • Providing technical support and implementing best workflow practices for Apache's Suriname geoscientists that generate, high-grade, and drill oil and gas opportunities
  • Creating and managing well and seismic (Petrel) projects and ensuring geoscience staff are accessing current and accurate data 
  • Importing/Exporting and quality control of seismic, well, and culture data to and from various applications; syncing data across projects and systems
  • Providing GIS software application support, assisting teams with generating maps and managing and visualizing spatial data  
  • Assisting geologists, geophysicists, petrophysicists, operations geologists with all data related requests
  • Multitasking and working effectively with the management, geoscience and operations teams
  • Interaction with operations to collect and archive all final well data
  • Interface with corporate IT Applications group for troubleshooting, software implementation, and software development
  • Represent team and user needs in corporate data related initiative
  • Assisting with the company’s New Ventures screening and exploration efforts as needed

Qualifications & Experience


The successful candidate will have the following qualifications and experience: 

  • 5-10 years oil and gas experience and a relevant B.S. degree  
  • Significant Petrel knowledge and experience 
  • Strong knowledge of GIS is a necessity 


Experience with the below software applications is preferred: 

  • Petrel & Studio 
  • Kingdom, DUG, Hampson Russell 
  • IP (Integrated Petrophysics) 
  • ArcGIS/ArcPro 
  • Spotfire 
  • 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
  • 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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