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Job Title: Reservoir Engineer - More Reservoir Engineer Jobs

Location: TX
Job Description:


Houston, TX

Reservoir EngineerResponsibilities

As a Reservoir Engineer you will be part of a multi-disciplinary, integrated team of 
geoscientists and engineers charged with carrying out technical and commercial 
evaluation to maximize value from producing oil and gas fields. You will be expected 
to take producing fields at various stages of the development life cycle and maximize 
value through surveillance, enhanced recovery, and capital reinvestment. It is also 
expected that you will work closely with field personnel to add engineering insight to 
improve operations while controlling costs.

The Reservoir Engineering position with Sheridan pulls on pieces of both the 
traditional Production and Reservoir Engineering functions, with the role involving a 
mixture of surveillance through to field development planning along with design and 
execution of proactive well work.

The position requires an ability to re-evaluate existing fields to establish optimal 
economic solutions. This may involve evaluation of infill drilling, recompletions, 
restimulations, or adjustments in floods through surveillance and conformance work. 
The successful candidate will need to be a creative thinker that is willing to re-look 
at existing problems to maximize value. Sheridan is looking for a dynamic individual 
that is able to balance needs for full field development along with taking care of daily 
production issues.

The position offers the opportunity to work closely with our technical and 
management team in a very flat organization that includes regular exposure to 
executives. You should be capable of presenting and openly discussing identified 
opportunities with an executive-level audience.

Sheridan looks to its technical staff to lead projects through all facets, managing 
through the land, regulatory, legal, facilities and other operational considerations to 
ensure successful execution. The successful candidate will likely have a track 
record of leading projects that cover multiple disciplines. Experience in leading 
teams and functions will be a plus.

Required Qualifications

· Bachelor's Degree in Engineering

· 10+yrs of Reservoir or Production Engineering experience

· Waterflood surveillance experience

· Demonstrated ability to lead technical teams and projects

· Excellent time management skills with ability to manage multiple 
assignments and fields concurrently to meet tight deadlines

· Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems

· Strong knowledge of economic evaluation and business financial metrics

· Strong communicator able to effectively present and discuss ideas with 
Executive-level audience

· Creative thinker with desire to challenge conventional thinking

· Action-oriented individual able to follow through projects from planning, 
through execution to post-assessment

· Self-motivated individual that hunts out opportunities to maximize value 
wherever they appear within the organization

· Occasional travel to field locations

Additional Desired Qualifications

· Experience leading technical staff

· Working knowledge of ARIES

· Working knowledge of OFM

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