Reservoir Engineer - Houston

at Airswift
Location Houston, United States
Date Posted September 24, 2017
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Contract


Our client, an American oil and gas multinational company, is seeking a Reservoir Engineer/ Advisor III to work on a short-term contract within their facilities located on Spring, TX.

The main function of this Advisor is to provide guidance to support the Reservoir Leadership Team in achieving desired performance objectives; Support / Advise Reservoir Leadership Team to aid in maintaining high technical standards; Develop plans / programs as required by the Reservoir Management team and guide / support reservoir engineers to establish and implement plans that meet reservoir engineering requirements.


  • Develop project-specific strategies with the Project Team to address identified risks and challenges
  • Support risk assessments and studies as defined in the Project Risk Management Plan, and ensure results are addressed as relevant field work is executed
  • Support uncertainty analysis studies and value of information assessments for data acquisition plans
  • Share safety-related Lessons Learned across project(s) and within the company
  • May facilitate Reservoir Team meetings
  • May be assigned other services / studies by the Reservoir Leadership Team
  • Maintains a high degree of ethical conduct
  • Ability to work in environment with changing priorities
  • Develop / deliver technical presentations
  • Provide regulatory compliance support as required

Required Qualifications:

  • Must have a BS degree or superior
  • Must have at least 20 years of experience in Reservoir Engineering positions in Oil & Gas Industry
  • Must have exceptional knowledge of reservoir engineering fundamentals and technical skills
  • Must have experienced in building, running and evaluating dynamic models to evaluate various technical issues
  • Must have knowledge of how to conduct reservoir simulation studies to address required issue in a timely and efficient manner
  • Must have the capability to identify issues and solutions and conduct reservoir evaluations independently
  • Must have a working knowledge of reservoir management practices, processes, and expectations.
  • Must have a willingness to travel / live away from home for extended time periods
  • Must be proficient in use of computers and programs such as Microsoft Office

Job Type: Part-time

Required education:

  • Bachelor's

Required experience:

  • Reservoir Engineering: 10 years
  • Oil and Gas: 10 years

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