Job: Geologist with AP Møller Holding Geothermal in Denmark

Nyhavn, Copenhagen, Denmark (source: flickr/ JD Lasica, creative commons)
Alexander Richter 10 May 2019

A.P. Møller Holding Geothermal is seeking to fill a position of Geologist for its geothermal work in Denmark.

Danish A.P. Møller Holding Geothermal offers an attractive role in an international environment and a unique opportunity to use your expertise to support Denmark’s energy transition.

A.P. Møller Holding is a holding and investment company fully owned by A.P. Møller Foundation with approximately USD 20 billion under management. The purpose of A.P. Møller Holding is to exercise the A.P. Møller Foundation’s role as an engaged owner in i.e. A.P. Moller – Maersk, Danske Bank and other portfolio companies, and to ensure that the Foundation can continue to contribute to society, in the form of donations, for generations to come.

A.P. Møller Holding has decided to invest in geothermal energy to bring an under-utilised source of energy into play as part of the green transition of the heating sector.

We are a small entrepreneurial and highly energised organisation. We work hard and we have fun doing it. As a team, we see our different backgrounds and experiences as a genuine source of strength, and we respect each other’s technical and functional competencies. Our structure is lean and flat. We believe strongly in value creation through empowering our employees and you will have significant independence to impact your role as well as be expected to collaborate across disciplines.

You will be based at our office in Copenhagen, reporting to our Managing Director, Denmark. Our team is small and agile with a variety of tasks to carry out, and we to pull together to accomplish our goals.

Key responsibilities

As Geologist in A.P. Møller Holding Geothermal, you are part of the core team delivering geothermal projects.

Responsibilities include:

  • Screening, quantifying and communicating geothermal potential
  • Planning exploration wells
  • Executing exploration wells
  • Contact to authorities, customers, vendors

We are a start-up business with a very dynamic working environment, where everyone has to chip in, and you have to be willing and able to contribute – also outside your individual area of expertise

Who we are looking for

You are an experienced Geologist, who thrives in a fast-paced environment, delivering on a wide variety of initiatives and projects in a pragmatic and efficient manner. You are known for your proactive, positive attitude and have a proven ability to communicate and collaborate effectively and pragmatically within our team as well as with external stakeholders. You are a team player, who thrive in working across disciplines and functions.

You hold a relevant degree at minimum BSc. level and have 10+ years’ experience in the energy business with focus on extracting energy from the subsurface. Your experience ranges from exploration (regional and local screening of geothermal potential and maturation of wells) to development (planning and executing wells).

Our working language is English and Danish, and you must be fluent in writing as well as verbally in both. Further you must hold a Danish work-permit.

Deadline for applications: 24 May 2019. Applications will be evaluated as they are received.

Contact information

For further information about the position, please contact Susanne Poulsen, Managing Director Denmark

Source: AP Moller via JobIndex