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  • Job reference: RMS0110553

Reservoir Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: UK
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 26/07/2012
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (02/08/12)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Company:
International operator

The Role:
The Reservoir Engineer will provide high quality Reservoir Engineering work in order to analyse and optimise production. The position focuses on production and injection well performance analysis, diagnosis of potential problems, and the design of remedial and intervention programmes. The position is predominately onshore based, but will require occasional offshore work.

Key Job Responsibilities for these positions:
• Generation of well in-flow performance curves and horizontal well modelling.
• understand economic and decision risk analysis including probabilistic methods for use in evaluation of projects, new and re-drill well targets.
• Transparency and documentation of interpretation.
• Discuss at detailed technical level with production, reservoir and drilling engineers, as well as geoscientists.
• Work with and clearly communicate technical information to all levels of organisation, asset partners, government agencies and vendors.
• Participates in strategic and business planning efforts towards complete reservoir management.
• Occasionally participates / heads up special project teams to address major issues such as unitization proposals or property sales/acquisitions.
• Represents company on engineering committees and serves as an expert witness before regulatory bodies, as required.
• Works with opco experts on complex / high impact projects.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Required (Basic) Qualifications:
• A working knowledge of different reservoir management techniques for different types of reservoirs will also be an advantage.
• An experienced Petroleum Engineer who has demonstrated technical strength in reservoir engineering including reservoir simulation and reserves.
• Experience in calculating field reserves using deterministic and probabilistic methods.
• Experience in building and maintenance of black oil finite element simulation models
• Knowledge of Eclipse.
• Good knowledge of project economics.
• Experience in taking a field from appraisal stage to full development is an advantage.
• Ability to communicate cross discipline.
• Ability to foster co-operation and collaboration among team members is considered an important asset.

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