Sample Wellsite Geologist Resume

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Eric Schafer
3888 Caldwell Road
East Rochester, NY 14445

Job Objective Seeking a Wellsite Geologist position in an organization where I can utilize my skills and be an asset to the employer.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience of well site identification, evaluation,modeling and drilling
  • Sound knowledge of geological well site operations, geo-steering and coordination activities
  • Commendable knowledge of lithology, formation fluid and borehole effects
  • Familiarity with Gravitas software, drilling operations and well log interpretation
  • Ability to prepare daily reports and complete lithological descriptions
  • Ability to interact with drilling, logging and engineering teams, in a positive manner

Professional Experience:

Wellsite Geologist
RPS Group, East Rochester, NY
August 2012 – Present


  • Gathered, documented, and analyzed a variety of well site related information.
  • Evaluated and Interpreted rock cuttings andfield samples to determine presence and composition of natural resource reserves.
  • Identified and located reservoir sites and constructed well litholigies.
  • Prepared, reviewed, correlated,and submitted drilling log reports.
  • Informed and guided directional driller, petrophysicist, and drilling engineer about location of the drill bit and surrounding rocks.
  • Developed and maintainedpositive relationships with clients, drilling crew and vendors.

Wellsite Geologist
Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc., East Rochester, NY
May 2009 – July 2012


  • Determined, developed,and evaluatedgeological wells, as required.
  • Measured, described, and assessed formations during drilling activities.
  • Gathered, analyzed, and interpreted well site data, correlation logs, and geological maps.
  • Tracked and reported on pore pressures, shallow formation, and reservoir risks.
  • Provided technical advise to operations personnel and reviewed offshore operations.
  • Prepared and providedwork-related records, reports, and log information.


Bachelor’s Degree in Geology
Columbia Union College, Takoma Park, MD

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