Production Engineer in Brisbane, Australia

at Origin Energy Services Ltd
Location Brisbane, Australia
Date Posted August 4, 2020
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Supporting the Reedy Creek, Combabula & Peat operated assets
Broad stakeholder exposure
Brisbane based with occasional site travel based

Working for us
At Origin we have a strong purpose and values that challenge us to find the answers to the big energy questions. Every person that works with us helps us reach that goal. If you bring good energy to Origin, you’ll get it in return. A challenging career. An exciting industry. And the support to grow and explore your potential.
Origin is continuing to invest in gas and condensate exploration and production, as well as developing and operating a world-class CSG production business, through Australia Pacific LNG. A leading producer of CSG in Queensland, with growing reserves and new gas exploration interests around Australia, we are seeking the right candidate to become part of the team that’s meeting growing demand for energy, and searching for tomorrow’s energy solutions.

This is a unique opportunity to join the Reedy Creek, Combabula & Peat Operations team based in 180 Ann Street, Brisbane.

You’ll be responsible for:
Field Strategy and Performance: Maintain and improve process to optimise and maintain field performance, promoting and driving uplift opportunities.
Gas Availability: Maintain and improve availability through managing pumping and completion systems and the operating philosophy to optimise well performance and maximise reliability.
Short Term Forecasting: Provide support to the Reservoir, Appraisal and Development Engineers producing the monthly forecast, identifying uplift opportunities, informing of operational issues and conducting well reviews.
Well Integrity: Maintaining well in conformance with well integrity standards.
Measuring performance and collaboratively work with other groups e.g. operations, water, safety, subsurface, engineering services etc. to make value added decision in integrated way.
You’ll need to have a strong track record of working effectively in a flat organisational structure. You must also hold a tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline.
Additionally, you will need to have:
Recognised Bachelor degree in Petroleum Engineering (or similar relevant discipline)
Minimum 3 prears in a CSG focused Production Engineering focused role
Sound knowledge of the technical and commercial aspects of Production Engineering
Experience selecting and optimising a range of artificial lift types
Experience in monitoring large volumes of well data - to identify wells with deviations from target and that require action planning to minimise production supply losses
Confident communicator with the ability to collaborate effectively with key members of a wide range of stakeholders - proven ability to influence outcomes through negotiation
RPEQ or CPEng accreditation is advantageous but not essential.

A great team to join
It's an exciting time to join Origin. Together we’re powering a cleaner, smarter energy future for Australia and beyond, always looking for better ways to deliver for our customers – and for our people.
Origin’s Integrated Gas business plays a critical role in powering our future, as a leading gas producer for Australian and international markets. We’re also exploring for natural gas reserves to develop as a future energy source. We focus on being an efficient, low-cost operator of unconventional gas to meet the growing demand of high value gas and LNG customers in Australia and Asia. We need passionate and forward-thinking people to join us, who are committed to a zero-harm safety culture, managing risk and driving culture change.
Origin. Good energy
At Origin, our focus is on getting energy right for our customers, communities, and planet. Because we know it’s up to us to shape the future of energy. Today, we serve more than 4.2 million customers, are one of the most significant energy producers in the country and listed in the ASX Top 50 companies.
For more information contact: Jack David mcgregor Betton - 03 9652 5219, quote Requisition ID: 75606

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