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Well site geologist 200 000
Job Type: Full-Time


From 0 to 2000
University of Calabar
No added languages


Asst Operations Manager
March 2008 - Present Day (9 years 4 months)

# 229 Oron Road , Uyo, Akwa Ibom STATE NIGERIA. Mobile +234 (0) 8037932312



Personal Data Name: Emmanuel Ukpong Date of birth: 07/04/ 1977. State of Origin: Akwa Ibom Marital Status: Single Language Spoken: English, Oro,Ibibio,Italian,Arabic Community: Oron

Objective 1. To work independently and mutually with assigned team to realise organizational goals within comparative lowest cost.

2. To bring my experience in business development and management to bear in realizing company objectives in other challenging areas outside geosciences.

Work Experience 2008 –Date SOMI Costruzioni Nig Ltd,Uyo, Nigeria

Position:Asst Head African Operations


As Asst Head African Operations,am involved in the following responsibilities:

  • Report to Head African Operations daily operational and management activities.
  • weekly review of construction activities from civil works dept
  • Ensuring adequate resource and personnel to maintain the quality system
  • Material control and evaluation
  • Identify recommend & provide solution and actions through define and designed channel.
  • Verify the implementations of QA/QC Systems and Solutions.
  • Control further processing & installation of non-conforming services until the Deficiencies on unsatisfactory conditions are rectified.
  • Soil Bearing Test Review.
  • Review Laboratory Sample Preparation (Disturbed and Undisturbed)
  • Preparation of daily, weekly and monthly progress reports.
  • Implement & Maintain the Project Quality Plan based on ISO 9001/2000 & Contractual Requirements. Quality Control Activities – including Pre-pour, post pour and Final Acceptance of the following Activities

 Hydrogen Reformer (160-XP-001) Foundation

 72M HUH Tower Crane Foundation

 60M HUH Tower Crane Foundation

 LPG Treatment Module Foundation

 Pipe Racks Foundation

 Hydrogen Cracker Reactor Foundation

 Heavy Ends Recovery Foundation

 Reaction Water Tank (172-TK-001)Foundation

 Diesel Tank (183-TK-010) Foundation

 Condensate & Aqueous Slops Tanks (183-TK-003) Foundation

 Sulphur Free Wax Tank (183-TK-001) Foundation

 Sulphur Contaminated Wax Tank (183-TK-002) Foundation

 Condensate & Aqueous Slops Tank Foundation

 Retaining Wall for Surface Tanks

 Feed Gas & Internal Recycle Gas Compressors Foundations

 Condensate & Aqueous Slops Tank Foundation

 Auto Thermal Reformer Module Foundations

 Slurry Hopper Foundations

 High Mast Light Foundations

 Fired Process Heater Foundations

 Process Area Pump Foundations

 Blowdown Drum and Analyzers Shelter Foundation

 Area Concrete & Gravel Paving / Sand Cement Stabilization

 Epoxy Grout Installations for Pumps / Rotating Equipments

 Drilling of 44 Deepwell Groundbed for Cathodic Protection

 Non-Shrink Cementitious Grout installations for Structure/Platforms

 Reaction Water Tank Containment Wall

  • Preparation of Dossier for Turnover
  • Pre-pour inspection of concrete and grouting activities
  • Establish & Implement Site Internal QMS Audit
  • Preparation of Inspection and Test Plan (ITP)
  • Preparation of Nonconformance Report (NCR), Corrective Action Request (CAR) and Preventive Action Request (PAR)

2005 –2007 SINOPEC Exploration Nig Ltd,Lagos



  • Ensuring adequate resources and personnel to maintain the quality system during setting out, line cutting, shoot hole drilling and shoting.
  • Verify the implementations of QA/QC Systems and Solutions in terms explosives handling and shot holes depth control
  • Control further processing & installations of non-conforming services until the deficiencies on unsatisfactory conditions are rectified during all the stages of data acquisition
  • Reported daily works to Chief Seismologist, Mr Tony Ibekwe.
  • 2003 -2004 Federal Capital Development Authority,FCDA,Abuja Position: Project Geologist
  • Duties :
  • Sub-Soil Investigation of lugbe Collapsed Bridge in FCT
  • Estimation of the Bearing Capacity of Piles and Estimation of Settlement
  • Team Leader, Sub-Strata Investigation at Boskalis
  • Determines the amount of limestone and dolomite present in a formation in order to assist formation evaluation
  • to optimize drilling rate and reduce drilling cost
  • Geotechnical Investigation / Vertical Electrical Sounding (V Federal
  • I carried out geophysical survey using schlumberger array method to ascertain fracture zones in the basement complex as well as delineate water bearing aquifers in the intermountain depression
  • I was invoked in detailed geologic mapping including geotechnical investigation and presentation of reports for engineering projects such as foundations for civil works and borehole drilling
  • Municipal water project and reticulation thereto within Life camp, area 11,Wuse 2
  • Carried out integrated Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Study: for Groundwater Quality, Air Quality and Soil Quality for infrastructure provisions such as roads, telecom lines, sewage lines in Garki area of Abuja.
  • Supervised and monitored rocks blasting (hole drilling and loading of dynamites) that outcrop along road alignment.
  • Supervised materials testing(soil and concrete) in the lab, compaction test,CBR etc

2001-2003 CNPC/BGP Int.’I, Nig. Ltd. Port Harcourt, Nigeria

(Bureau of Geophysical Prospecting)

Field Quality Control Seismologist

  • Nembe Creek Oil Field/OML 29 Swamp 4D Seismic Data Acquisition by BGP Crew 9912(Seismic 3) for DTE-GPH, Shell Petroleum Development Company Nigeria Limited.
  • Monitoring and Collating of Survey, Drills and Recording Field activities
  • Post-recording Data Quality Control
  • Shell Processing Support (SPS) Data Quality Assurance and Compilation
  • Uphole Logging-lithology and velocity logging of the shallow weathered layer
  • 2000-2001 Compulsory National Youth Service at Agip Oil, Port Harcourt
  • Introduction to oil and gas business through intensive induction courses in key operational departments like geology and reservoir, drilling and completion, production and other supporting departments.
  • I worked in petroleum engineering department where i was involved in in learning of software application like landmarks GEOFRAME and logs interpretation
  • Archive data management
  • Ethic on general work place relationship


2000-2001 National Youth Service Corps Agip Oil, Port Harcourt, Nigeria

  • National Youth Service Corps Certificate

1995-1999 University of Calabar, Calabar, Nigeria

  • B.Sc/Geology

1987-1993 Hope Waddell Training Institute,Calabar Nigeria

  • Senior Secondary School Certificate

1981-1986 St Patrick Catholic Primary School ,Oron, Akwa Ibom State

  • First School Leaving Certificate

Professional Memberships Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists (NAPE) (JN20012210) Affiliated To American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society (NMGS) Junior Chamber International (JCI), Port Harcourt, Nigeria Project Management Institute Professional (PMI)

Major Trainings Attended Total Safety Task Instructions (TSTI) Practical 2011 Total Safety Task Observation (TSTO) Practical 2010 Hazard Identification 2010 Supervisor Responsibilities Training 2010 JCI Trainer & Presenter Hammamet (Tunisia) 2009 JCI CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) –Tunisia 2009 Water Survival Training (Agip HSE,BOSIET,HUET,ENTREPRENEURIALSKILLS (YouWIn) sponsored by FCOMPUTER(WORDS,EXCEL,POWER POINT,CORAL DARW etc

Fall Protection Training 2009 ISO 9001: QMS Lead Auditor Training 2008 First Aid Training 2008 Shaping Accident Free Environment (S.A.F. E.) by K Gais, Italy 2007 JCI Achieve (JCI University Japan) 2007 Permit to Work (PTW) Training (Somi costruzioni) ) 2006 Incident and Injury Free (SGC) 2006 Basic Swimming Certification (Shell) 2006 HSE Level 3 (NISP) 2004 Flag Cadet Road Safety Training (Federal Road Safety)

  • Quality Assurance Award By SINOPEC December, 2005.

Interests and Activities Information technology, Environmental Protection and Tourism. JCI (Junior Chamber International)

Special Attributes Organising,Planning,Prioritising,Problem-Solving,Analysing,Lateral Thinking, Researching, Investigating, Questioning, Auditing, Tenacity, Determination, Presiding a Meeting, Intra-personal/Inter-personal Skills, Entrepreneurial Skills, Working to Deadline and Using ICT (MS Office, Primavera p6)

Patents and Publications Geology of Mbarakom and Its Environs (Unpublished) Rift Basins of the Sudan (Unpublished)

Hobbies Reading, Swimming and Football

References Franco D'Amico, 08163212767 Head African Operations, Somi Costruzioni Nig Ltd,Uyo

Etim Okpoyo,08030729179 Petroleum Engineering dept

Agip Oil Company,Port Harcout.

Felix Uwe 08022582434 Geologist, Former Q-HSE(SINOPEC Nigeria )