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Reservoir Engineer

  • Job reference: 927981
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Operations / Production
  • Date posted: 01/10/2019

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Reservoir Engineer, based in Aberdeen.

Responsibilities will include:
Provide production forecasts and reserve assessments through application of analytical and numerical practices on assigned assets. Strong emphasis on analogue and offset analysis to underpin conclusions of reservoir engineering evaluation.
Ensure that the well stock is fully optimised (monitoring daily production, responding to operational constraints etc) in conjunction with the Production Engineer
Manage voidage and maximise total water injection to optimise its distribution in the reservoir for maximum production value. Manage any gas constraints on the field.
Maintain the life of field Reservoir Management Plan
Evaluate the results of new wells and understand what has been learnt to apply to subsequent opportunities
Involvement in maintaining and updating the existing reservoir models
Perform economic analysis for value adding opportunities.

Experience
Essential
Understanding of the oil and gas industry
Fundamentals of fluid flow in porous media
Reservoir engineering analytical skills; pore pressure assessment; decline curve analysis; offset and analogue analysis; material balance; well test analysis, well performance modelling; PVT and SCAL analysis; facility constraint assessment
Subsurface risk assessment; identification, quantification and mitigation

Preferred
Economic awareness
Upstream oil & gas experience
Operatorship experience
Simulation model building and history matching
Subsurface risk assessment; identification, quantification and mitigation
Identifying new business opportunities
Track record of economic assessment and optimisation in a variety of fiscal environments
Awareness of emerging technologies in exploitation of oil fields

Qualifications
Essential
Bachelor in Science or Engineering
Master in Petroleum Engineering or equivalent experience

Permanent position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 927981


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