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Ref No.: 14-00854
Location: Abu Dhabi AE
Position Type:Direct
Start Date: 03/08/2014
Our client, a leading oil and gas company based in Abu Dhabi is looking forward to recruit Reservoir Engineer

Job Purpose:
Performs variety of reservoir engineering duties related to gathering and analysis of data, appraisal and monitoring of well and reservoir performance, estimating reserves and predicting future performance to ensure optimum recovery. Utilises the available computer facilities/applications to perform assigned duties in an efficient manner. [Work covers Umm-Shaif and Zakum Fields)

Principal Accountabilities:
  • Analyses, interprets and evaluates reservoir data obtained from reservoir monitoring, logs, cores, P.V.T., field tests and reservoir performance to determine reservoir parameters, oil and gas in place and reserves.
  • Conducts studies, as assigned, to predict future reservoir performance. Includes evaluating alternative allocations of production/injection wells, optimum rates of recovery per well and the entire field plans.
  • Participates in preparation of updated development plans for the assigned field to optimize recovery and suggests remedial actions such as workovers, stimulation to improve recovery.
  • Maintains reservoir data to provide up-to-date input information.
  • Coordinates with Geology, Production and Drilling engineers and participates in drawing up drilling and completion programmes for all wells and recommends to supervisor necessary workovers, coring, logging, and production/injection tests.
  • Draws up reservoir monitoring Bar Chart and monitors well performance on daily basis through feedback information from operating divisions, compares the actual achievement against planned targets, discusses operational problems and recommends remedial actions and detects deviations.
  • Participates in the preparation of PDD's Monthly Reports such as Production Allocation, Injection Allocation, Well Status, and Petroleum Engineering Reports.
Communication & Organizational Relationships:
  • Frequent contacts with engineer's upto own level in Petroleum Development, Production Operations and Drilling Divisions for exchange of information.
  • Works according to Company's established procedures and professional engineering standards. Keeps supervisor advised of work progress.
  • Completed work is subject to general review by supervisor.

Minimum Requirements [Knowledge Skills & Experience]:
  • Bachelor Degree in Petroleum Engineering or related engineering discipline.
  • 5 years experience of Petroleum Engineering of which 3 years in Reservoir Engineering including computer applications.
  • Good knowledge of English language.