Reservoir Engineer

PUB311485

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About this role

About this role

Brunel are seeking a Reservoir Engineer for an exciting opportunity with a global Oil & Gas industry leader's Melbourne operations.

Brunel are partnering with a Major international Oil and Gas Company to provide a Reservoir Engineer to provide office support to overseas projects.

  • Provide guidance to support the Reservoir Leadership Team in achieving desired performance objectives
  • Support / Advise Reservoir Leadership Team to aid in maintaining high technical standardsDevelop plans / programs as required by the Reservoir Management team
  • Guide / support reservoir engineers to establish and implement plans that meet reservoir engineering requirements
  • Experienced in reservoir simulation and able to perform / guide detailed simulation studies
  • Perform / guide simulation and other studies to evaluate various depletion schemes and to investigate technical issues
  • Perform all related studies necessary to perform simulation studies including Pressure, Volume, Temperature (PVT), inflow/outflow, relative permeability, Special Core Analysis Laboratory (SCAL) and other evaluations
  • Perform depletion plan assessments to support the company in asset acquisition evaluations
  • Lead and/or participate in peer reviews to ensure high technical standards are maintained
  • Provide necessary input to drilling, facilities, and other groups as required to support projects
  • Willing to mentor less experienced reservoir engineers in performing simulation and other studies
  • Document results in a comprehensive and understandable format, both in written and in graphic forms
  • Provide timely and focused updates of results/plans to management/partners/others

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop project-specific strategies with the Project Team to address identified risks and challenges
  • Support risk assessments and studies as defined in the Project Risk Management Plan, and ensure results are addressed as relevant field work is executed
  • Support uncertainty analysis studies and value of information assessments for data acquisition plans
  • Share safety-related Lessons Learned across projects and within the company
  • May facilitate Reservoir Team meetings
  • May be assigned other services / studies by the Reservoir Leadership Team
  • Maintains a high degree of ethical conduct
  • Ability to work in environment with changing priorities
  • Develop / deliver technical presentations
  • Provide regulatory compliance support as required
  • Act as the primary reservoir engineering interface, for a number of fields, with other company technical contacts within a major project joint venture, providing technical oversight and influence through formal and informal engagements
  • Carry out reservoir simulation studies including history matching and production forecasting
  • Complete reserves assessments and develop technical documentation to support any reserve changes

Requirements

Requirements

  • University degree or equivalent
  • 10 to 20 Years of related experience
  • Proficient user of Petroleum Experts IPM suite, Eclipse and Petrel RE software
  • Demonstrated work experience in Reservoir Engineering positions in Oil & Gas industry
  • Exceptional knowledge of reservoir engineering fundamentals and technical skills
  • Experienced in building, running and evaluating dynamic models to evaluate various technical issues
  • Knowledge of how to conduct reservoir simulation studies to address required issue in a timely and efficient manner
  • Capability to identify issues and solutions and conduct reservoir evaluations independently
  • Willingness to direct and guide the work of less experienced engineers
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Initiative and problem solving capability with flexibility to react to unforeseen conditions
  • Ability to work under pressure in an environment which expects the highest levels of customer service, confidentiality and ethical behaviour
  • Working knowledge of reservoir management practices, processes, and expectations
  • Ability and desire to function in an integrated project team environment, develop successful working relationships with emphasis on effective communications in an integrated team environment
  • Must be able to effectively communicate / influence multiple levels, from Senior Level Manager to worker
  • Willingness to travel / live away from home for extended time periods
  • Proficient in use of computers and programs such as Microsoft Office
  • Read, write, and speak fluent English, as required to function effectively within a Project Team
  • No training will be provided (other than company specific safety standards and procedures

Benefits

Benefits

  • 12 month contract
  • Melbourne-based role
  • Mon-Fri 8am to 5pm
  • Great Culture | Safety Focused | Professional Team

About Brunel

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About Brunel

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100 offices and 45 years of successful operation.

Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Ashleigh Pollock via the details below, quoting publication number:
PUB311485

Account manager

Ashleigh Pollock
Brunel Energy Australia Brisbane
a.pollock@brunel.net
(07) 3007 7629

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