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Geophysicist

Company: Battelle
Location: Houston
Posted on: June 9, 2024

Job Description:

Battelle delivers when others cant. We conduct research and development, manage national laboratories, design and manufacture products and deliver critical services for our clientswhether they are a multi-national corporation, a small start-up or a government agency.We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.Job SummaryBattelle Carbon Services is currently seeking a Geophysicist. This position is located in Columbus, OH or remotely.As a Geophysicist, the selected individual will primarily provide geophysical support for internal R&D projects and support for commercial CCS projects.The successful candidate will work with the guidance of senior geosciences staff. Examples of responsibilities based on current or anticipated projects include:Manage the design, planning, prototyping, field-testing and commercialization stages of a long-term research and development project deploying multiple geophysical technologies for CCS monitoring programs.Support commercial and governmental projects by leading geophysical data acquisition and integration initiatives in collaboration with a multidisciplinary subsurface team.Advance the selection and execution of geophysical monitoring, verification, and reporting techniques, including surface and subsurface instrumentation suites and data analysis techniques.Liaise with geophysical vendors to ensure successful project outcomes and maintain currency on evolving technology.Provide field support and oversight for geophysical data acquisition projects.Assists with preparation of proposals to provide geophysical services for CCS opportunities.Interact with both internal and external clients to convey results or present findings through briefings.Key QualificationsBachelors degree in geoscience, geophysics, electrical engineering, physics, applied math, earth sciences, or related fields with 6 years of experience or masters degree in related field with 4 years of experience or PhD with 1 year of experience; or an equivalent combination of education and or experience in a related field. Preferably with thesis work related to CCS methods.Experience with technologies utilized in CCS monitoring including the seismic method and distributed acoustic sensing (DAS).Hands-on experience with geophysical data analysis, interpretation, and integration software suites (Petrel or GVERSE GeoGraphix is preferrable).Excellent written and oral communication skills with ability to represent Battelle or its clients at conferences or public forums.Must be a U.S. Citizen.Preferred QualificationsExperience with non-seismic geophysical methods such as electromagnetic and gravity techniques.Field experience with acquisition of geophysical data.Geophysical data processing experience.General understanding of CCS, subsurface characterization, modeling, well design, well permitting.Additional background in geoscience, geophysics, mechanical engineering, data science, signal processing, or numerical techniques.Benefits: Live an Extraordinary LifeWe care about your well-being, not just on the job. Battelle offers comprehensive and competitive benefits to help you live your best life.Balance life through a compressed work schedule: Most of our team follows a flexible, compressed work schedule that allows for every other Friday offgiving you a dedicated day to accomplish things in your personal life without using vacation time.Take time to recharge: You get paid time off to support work-life balance and keep motivated.Prioritize wellness: Stay healthy with medical, dental, and vision coverage with wellness incentives and benefits plus a variety of optional supplemental benefits.Better together: Coverage for partners, gender-affirming care and health support, and family formation support.Build your financial future: Build financial stability with an industry-leading 401(k) retirement savings plan. For most employees, we put in 5 percent whether you contribute or not, and match your contributions on top of that.Advance your education: Tuition assistance is available to pursue higher education.Flexible work arrangements: You have options for where you work and when you work.A Work Environment Where You SucceedFor brilliant minds in science, technology, engineering and business operations, Battelle is the place to do the greatest good by solving humanitys most pressing challenges and creating a safer, healthier and more secure world.You will have the opportunity to thrive in a culture that inspires you to:Apply your talent to challenging and meaningful projectsReceive select funding to pursue ideas in scientific and technological discoveryCollaborate with world-class experts in an inclusive environmentNurture and develop the next generation of scientific leadersGive back to and improve our communitiesVaccinations & Safety ProtocolsBattelle may require employees, based on job duties, work location, and/or its clients requirements to follow certain safety protocols and to be vaccinated against a variety of viruses, bacteria, and diseases as a condition of employment and continued employment and to provide documentation that they are fully vaccinated. If applicable, Battelle will provide reasonable accommodations based on a qualified disability or medical condition through the Americans with Disabilities Act or the Rehabilitation Act or for a sincerely held religious belief under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (and related state laws).Battelle is an equal opportunity employer. We provide employment and opportunities for advancement, compensation, training, and growth according to individual merit, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, genetic information, disability, veteran-status veteran or military status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable Federal, state, or local law. Our goal is for each staff member to have the opportunity to grow to the limits of their abilities and to achieve personal and organizational objectives. We will support positive programs for equal treatment of all staff and full utilization of all qualified employees at all levels within Battelle.The above statements are intended to describe the nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, activities and skills required of staff members. No statement herein is intended to imply any authorities to commit Battelle unless special written permission is granted by Battelle's Legal Department.For more information about our other openings, please visit www.battelle.org/careersby Jobble

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