Co-op Student, Reservoir Engineering in Calgary, Canada

at Suncor Energy Services
Location Calgary, Canada
Date Posted September 18, 2018
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent

Description

LOCATION: Calgary, Alberta (CA-AB)
JOB NUMBER: 25266

Job Overview
Co-op positions at Suncor are more than just a work term. They provide you with meaningful and challenging work experiences to help enable you to determine where you want your career to go – better yet, many of our co-op students go on to become permanent Suncor employees after they graduate! You will work side-by-side with some of the most talented people in the energy industry, and your work assignments and mentoring will offer you extraordinary academic and career growth.
In this role, you will be working alongside a dynamic team of engineers, geoscientists, and geo-mechanical subject matter experts. You will get to perform exciting work that supports future development, including creating and simulating models, converting workflows, and supporting the restructuring of risk assessments and testing probabilistic approaches to sub-surface risk assessments.
Key Accountabilities
Perform geo-mechanical technical work and simulations
Review and follow workflows while building and running simulations
Work on converting workflows between different geological software packages
Support the restructuring of risk assessments
Required Qualifications
Experience and Education:
You bring a strong geo-mechanical background in lab testing and numerical modeling
Currently enrolled in a PhD (preferred) or masters geo-mechanical program at an accredited post-secondary institution, and returning to full-time studies after the work term
Attach your transcripts with your application and clearly indicate the length of work term for which you are available
Skills and Knowledge:
Proficient in using geological software packages such as: GoCad, RMS or Petrel
Deep understanding of thermal recovery processes
Knowledge of pressure transient analysis (Kappa Ecrin) and probability assessment software (@Risk is an asset)
You collaborate with others in order to achieve the best results and deliver the best outcome
You constantly ask what could go wrong and check for out-of-the-ordinary conditions and learn to anticipate potential problems
Working Conditions
This is an 8-12 month work term, from January 2019 – December 2019
Why Suncor
Start your career at one of Canada's leading companies. Suncor looks for people who have the best to offer, and provides the same in return. We are committed to sustainable, ethical growth - Suncor is a company where you can contribute in a meaningful way, grow your skills and career, and achieve success.
Business Overview
Suncor Energy is Canada's energy company - meaning rewarding opportunities for you to apply your knowledge, contribute and grow in a variety of career-building positions. Our business portfolio spans the entire energy sector, from a leadership position in oil sands development, to refining and marketing operations, natural gas, and conventional oil production, internationally and offshore East Coast Canada.
And while we are working to responsibly develop petroleum resources and contribute to the communities where we live and work, we are also developing our renewable energy portfolio, which includes wind power and biofuels.
As part of Suncor's team, you'll contribute to the ongoing success of Canada's largest energy company - one with a solid track record of growth, a focus on safety and sustainability and tremendous potential for the future. And you'll have the opportunity to learn from experts in the industry and build on your skills every day.
Suncor promotes diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Suncor is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Suncor is committed to accessibility and accommodations will be provided to applicants upon request. At Suncor, we are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential.
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JOB CATEGORY: Students & New Grads

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