Production Engineer in Plano, United States

at Denbury
Location Plano, United States
Date Posted October 19, 2018
Category Petroleum Engineer
Job Type Permanent


The Production Engineer is a member of a cross-functional asset team based at the corporate office in Plano, Texas.

Work within a multi-disciplinary team to maximize the value of assets
Prepare and manage well completion/workover programs in primary/secondary/tertiary operating environments
Monitor production/injection well performance and conduct reservoir surveillance to develop action plans
Design, construct and modify production facilities and infrastructure
Prepare field development plans and capital budgets
Implement and manage multi step projects while reporting results to management
Assist in preparing the lease operating budget and monitor results
Identify and implement production optimization and cost reduction
All other duties as assigned
BS in Engineering with a preference in Petroleum Engineering
Minimum of 2 years of relevant oil and gas experience
Must be able to speak, read and write English fluently
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis
Willing to travel as needed for job requirements
Demonstrate Health, Safety and Environmental awareness
Ability to prioritize work and focus efforts to deliver value
Ability to handle multiple projects with minimal supervision against assigned deadlines
Cultivate relationships and work directly with all levels of personnel from field operations to top management

Work will primarily be conducted in an office environment; travel may be required to district and field offices and/or oil and gas production facilities, with the occasional need to wear personal protective equipment. Position requires the ability to frequently communicate information and to manage the possible stress of an office environment. Work may include being stationary for long periods of time, with occasional movement about the office. Ability to lift up to 35 pounds is required. Position requires constant operation and viewing of a computer screen and other office machinery.
Location Type: Corporate (Plano)
Location: Plano
Employment Status: U1 Full time, Regular
FLSA Status: Exempt


Welcome to Denbury. A different kind of Oil Company.

Denbury Resources is an independent oil and natural gas company with 437.7 MMBOE of estimated proved oil and natural gas reserves, of which 83% is oil. Our operations are focused in two key operating areas: the Gulf Coast and Rocky Mountain regions. Our goal is to increase the value of our properties through a combination of exploitation, drilling and proven engineering extraction practices, with the most significant emphasis relating to carbon dioxide enhanced oil recovery (C02 EOR) operations.

Our employees are our most valued resource. We recognize that it is their ideas, passion and collective effort that produce winning results. Denbury attracts outstanding Talent, provides them with advanced technology and is committed to their future development. We offer challenging work to increase skills and experience.

Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check. Denbury adheres to a Drug and Alcohol Free Workplace and as such all employees are subject to post-accident and random drug and alcohol screenings. Some positions require the wearing and use of personal protective equipment (respirators, FR clothing, protective eye wear, hearing protection, head protection, protective footwear, etc).

Our Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Requisition #5081

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