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Senior Reservoir Engineer

  • Job reference: 926707
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Operations / Production
  • Date posted: 21/09/2019

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

Responsibilities will include:
Working with geophysicists, geologists and petrophysicists to ensure static and dynamic reservoir models are maintained and updated
Identify, evaluate and develop investment opportunities to enhance production and reserves, such as infill drilling, workovers and interventions
Prepare depletion plans for producing fields, reservoir management strategies and formulate reservoir uncertainty statements and mitigation plans.
Prepare & document reserves estimates for reporting.
Prepare & document production forecasts.
Design & interpret well tests, liaising with the operations department.
Design PVT data acquisition and laboratory analysis programmes.
Design Reservoir Engineering SCAL programmes liaising with the Petrophysicist
Provide RE support for drilling, completions & well testing operations.
Contribute to technical reports, such as well proposals, decision support packages and field development plans.
Present reservoir engineering work to partners and peer review teams.
Present to management and joint venture partners.
Provide input to data gathering strategies and pre-drill data packages

Qualifications & Experience
Educated to degree level in petroleum engineering or similar discipline.
Significant experience in reservoir engineering methods as well as a good understanding of material balance analysis, fluid characterisation, SCAL data interpretation, well-test interpretation, well performance and production forecasting
Experienced user of industry standard software, e.g. Prosper, MBAL, PVTp or PVTi, Pansys, Saphir, and Eclipse.
Experienced in risk/uncertainty analysis and development of mitigation strategies.
Broad experience of different reservoir fluid types
Experienced in field development and depletion planning
Experienced in reserves estimation.
Peer Review 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 926707

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