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Reservoir Engineer

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    Salem Mubarak

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    19 days ago

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Paragon GE is looking for a Reservoir Engineer for a staff position with an Oil & Gas Operating company in the UK.

The ideal candidate must have a minimum of 2-5 years relevant experience, experience of offshore developments, reservoir modelling and reservoir simulations.

Position Title: Reservoir Engineer
Contract Type: Staff residential
Expected package: To be discussed.
Location: London, UK

Purpose of the Role:
  • Support the Senior Reservoir Engineer in the production forecasting, reserves assessment and provision of general reservoir engineering expertise.
  • He/she reviews the potential output of the field based on potential development activities and strategically assesses the implications of the field potential.
  • He/she provides reservoir engineering support for drilling and production operations. The scope covers tasks from well and field data preparation and review at well pick stage to operations and well performance monitoring at production stage.
  • This responsibility involves tasks such as multi-discipline data analysis and data acquisition planning and execution follow-up.

Job Function:
  • Support the Senior reservoir Engineer for the creation, development and maintenance of
dynamic reservoir models for major producing assets.
  • Assist of developing the required forecasts for non-operated fields assessments (either
based on operators, consultant, or internal modelling), supporting the development programs, reserves assessment and assessing alternative strategies
  • Complete field development plans including documentation, representation and execution.
  • Take on role of operations engineer when required to do so.
  • As a team member responsible for the development of forecasts (production/reserves) and
plans (drill schedule/well targets/site selection) for field development
  • Coordinate and support surface operations and facility engineering departments in all  aspects of reservoir development planning, field performance and well optimisation studies.

Key Working Relations:
  • Other members of the Technical department

Behavioural skills:
  • Independent worker with minimal supervision
  • Good team spirit and motivated to work with multi-discipline and multi-cultural environment.
  • Focused towards achieving goals/milestones and delivering the highest quality technical work

Qualification & Experience:
  • University degree / MSc in petroleum engineering or relevant technical discipline.
  • At least 2 to 5 years experiences in sector and full-field reservoir simulation work for
carbonate reservoirs.
  • Reservoir Modelling experience
  • Operating experience in international locations like West Africa, Middle East
  • Strong trouble-shooting IT skills with dynamic simulators (eg. Eclipse),
  • Good working experience with large spreadsheets (eg. Excel)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Good working knowledge of uncertainty and risk analysis and good presentation skills.

The above list is not exhaustive, and the Company reserves the right to amend or change the above responsibilities to enable business needs to be met.