Production Engineer in Lloydminster, Canada

at Husky Energy
Location Lloydminster, Canada
Date Posted June 25, 2018
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent


One of Husky’s advantages is that we are an integrated oil and gas company. From exploration to development, production, refining and marketing, we’ve got it all! Combine this with a range of learning and development tools and an inclusive work environment, and you are well-positioned for a successful career at Husky.

We have training, mentoring and career development programs and resources to help you develop both personally and professionally – as an employee or a leader. We offer many internal leadership and business skills courses along with tuition reimbursement programs for qualified employees. Every year, a significant number of our employees are able to take on new roles within the company thanks to our strong focus on hands-on learning and development.

Husky's Heavy Oil and Gas group is looking for a Production Engineer or Technologist interested in an opportunity to develop heavy oil and gas production engineering/technical skills as well as business acumen. The successful candidate will play a key role in the implementation of completions and optimization strategies as part of a multidisciplinary team and will be focused on production and development of oil and gas properties within the Saskatchewan West water flood and polymer flood properties

Specific responsibilities will include:
Works as a key player with fellow team members to enhance production and profitability of the assets
Key activities involve well optimization, diagnosing well performance problems, recommending and implementing well work over strategies
Supports economic evaluations on servicing, optimizations, well tie-ins and facility work
Provides engineering input in to determining infill drilling locations, recommend re-completions for bypassed pay opportunities, assist with identification of halo acquisition opportunities
Manages capital projects from inception to production, ensuring all regulatory compliance requirements are met, budgeting, capital planning, and assist with post project reviews
Involvement in MOC (Management of Change) Process to identify capital facility upgrades required to improve production. Work with Facilities Department to define scope and execute such facility projects, and work with engineering firms through design phase of such projects
Cost management of OPEX and CAPEX to ensure that we meet targets and continue to improve execution
Provides forecasting for short and long range planning
Working closely with and supporting the needs of field operations staff

Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Technologist's Diploma (eligible for APEGA/APEGS or ASET/SASTT professional designation)
At least five years of experience in a Petroleum Production Engineering role including the design and/or monitoring of wells, networks, and/or surface facilities
Experience evaluating, designing and monitoring waterfloods.
Knowledge of decline analysis, production forecasting and budget preparation.
Familiar with government regulations
Results oriented with strong project management and cost control skills.
Practical and self-directed individual who has the ability to identify opportunities in field development and optimization and demonstrates hands-on accountability for their work.
Excellent time management and communication skills with the ability to openly articulate and promote ideas.
Proven abilities to work effectively within a multi-disciplinary team environment.
A positive and collaborative working style with a proven ability to work effectively as a team player in a fast paced multi-disciplinary environment.
Flexibility to handle new career challenges
Employment of a final candidate selected for this position will be conditional upon successful completion of required pre-employment medical and alcohol/drug assessments.

As this position requires the operation of a motor vehicle, applicants are asked to provide a recent (i.e., issued within the previous 4 weeks) original driver’s abstract for the preceding 3 year period when appearing for an interview.

At Husky, we respect diversity and embrace an inclusive culture. We value uniqueness and different perspectives as they play a critical role in our success. To achieve this, individuals are selected based on qualifications, merit, and abilities and we encourage applications from everyone including visible minorities, Aboriginal people, women, and persons with disabilities.

Husky Energy is an integrated Canadian energy company. It is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, and is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol HSE. The Company operates Upstream and Downstream business segments, with operations in Canada, the United States, China and Indonesia.

Husky's balanced growth strategy focuses on consistent execution, disciplined financial management and safe and reliable operations.

Interested candidates must apply online at: Only those candidates who apply via Husky's online application process can be considered. We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short-listed applicants will be contacted.


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