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Date: 10-Jan-2022

Location: Adelaide Flinders (ADL3), AU

Company: Beach Energy

Dynamic Oil and Gas ASX Listed Company


As part of the Geophysical Services team, the Staff Geophysicist will manage seismic data acquisition and seismic data processing projects to support Beach Energy’s exploration and development activities. You will apply and utilise your geophysical skills and experiences to provide technical expertise with quantitative interpretation projects to assist in lowering the risks and costs associated with oil & gas exploration and development.


We are looking for a technically proficient individual with considerable experience in hydrocarbon geophysics for this hands-on role. Having attained tertiary qualifications, you will be delivery focused with the ability to engage a range of stakeholders. This is a great opportunity to use your expertise to drive innovation and apply creativity within highly dynamic work programs.

About the opportunity


Key responsibilities will include:

  • Managing all aspects of seismic data processing from the tender stage through to QC and data delivery
  • Performing internal seismic data processing and testing
  • Managing all aspects of seismic acquisition from concept and design through to data delivery (2D/3D/4D/VSP)
  • Execution and/or QC of quantitative seismic analysis and reservoir characterisation studies
  • Delivering projects on time and budget
  • Performing in-field QC for land operations
  • Supporting field activities for marine seismic operations
  • Providing geophysical support for regulatory approvals and EP applications
  • Maintaining an established industry and academic network


Exposure to a variety of different geological styles and basins (both in Australia and overseas) and interpretation experience is preferred. Software understanding across OMNI, MESA, SeisSpace or similar will be highly regarded.

About Us


Beach Energy is an ASX listed, oil and natural gas, exploration and production company headquartered in Adelaide, South Australia.


Founded in 1961, we have operated and non-operated, onshore and offshore, oil and natural gas production from five producing basins across Australia and New Zealand and we are a key supplier to the Australian east coast natural gas market.


Beach’s asset portfolio includes ownership interests in strategic oil and gas infrastructure and assets across Australia and New Zealand.


Our values Safety, Creativity, Respect, Integrity, Performance and Teamwork underpin our actions and decisions. If your values are aligned to ours and your experience and qualifications meets the selection criteria, we welcome your application.


Beach is committed to improving gender diversity and Indigenous participation; we encourage all applications.


Please apply online – applications close Monday 24 January.


This is an outstanding career opportunity with a leading Oil and Gas ASX Listed Company, enjoy an exceptional work environment within a highly experienced team in a highly respected and progressive company.