Mud loggers operated in the oil and gas industry, often offshore.
They collect and monitor data from drilling operations and rock samples using a variety of equipment which is then used by the drilling team for operational purposes.
Mud Loggers use a range of laboratory techniques and equipment including ultraviolet fluorescence, binocular microscopes and thin section analysis for the creation of detailed mud logs. (Which show the geological record of the drilling site).
HND in relevant subject with experience / Degree in geology
- good IT skills
- the ability to prepare and submit reports
- good health and safety awareness
- to be able to work well in a team
£25,000 to £45,000