Senior Geotechnologist

Job Description

Jones Energy Inc. is a public E&P company (NYSE: JONE) with current operations focused in the Anadarko Basin of the U.S. onshore Mid-Con region. Widely recognized as a preeminent horizontal driller and explorer with a highly-respected management and operating team, Jones Energy has drilled more than 700 horizontal wells in 12 different reservoirs in its’ more than 25-year history. The Company also recently completed a transformative $136.5 million acquisition in the heart of the STACK/SCOOP play in Oklahoma, which has garnered significant market interest in terms of future exploration and development potential. Jones Energy is headquartered in Austin, TX with offices in Canadian, TX; Woodward, OK; and Oklahoma City, OK.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with Geoscience personnel to import and maintain geologic, drilling, and completions data within internal databases
  • Prepare/edit geologic presentations, maps, and cross sections in support of the company’s drilling program, acquisition activities, and regulatory requirements
  • Perform large-scale data queries from internal and external databases

Experience and Skills


  • 7+ years of Geotechnologist experience
  • B.A or B.S. in Geosciences or other applicable discipline
  • GeoGraphix experience required
  • Knowledge of oil and gas terminology, and horizontal drilling experience desirable
  • Demonstration of strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with multiple individuals

Benefits: Selected candidate is eligible for employer matched 401(k), annual incentive bonus plan, paid time off including vacation, personal days, and 10 paid company holidays. Other benefits including medical, dental, vision, short-term disability, long-term disability as well as life insurance.

Location: Candidate would work out of Jones Energy offices in Austin, TX.


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Equal Opportunity

Jones Energy is an equal opportunity employer and provides employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or status as a covered veteran.

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