Reservoir Engineer in Brisbane, Australia

at Origin Energy
Location Brisbane, Australia
Date Posted November 13, 2018
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Reservoir Engineering specialist for RCCP Asset
Brisbane office based role
Leading CSG Operator
Application close date: 21 November 2018

An integral part of Australia’s energy future, we explore, produce, generate and sell energy to power millions of Australian homes and businesses every day, keeping them going and growing.
Origin offers exciting and rewarding career opportunities – from project management and leadership, to technical and engineering. Working for Origin can take you all over Australia – in the field, as well as in the office – or around the world. With global energy demand growing, Origin is looking for new ways to meet that need and create tomorrow’s energy solutions. It’s an exciting time to be a part of Origin.

The Role

Reporting to the Reservoir, Appraisal & Development (RAD) Manager for the Reedy Creek, Combabula & Peat (RCCP) asset, this position conducts Reservoir Engineering activities, primarily reservoir simulation, to generate production forecasts, test and optimise future development plans, assess reserves and resources, and support current development and operations for the RCCP Asset.
Key responsibilities include but not limited to:
Construction, history match and updates for reservoir simulation models in assigned field
Production forecasts for future development packages including high and low side scenarios
Assessment of alternate development strategies such as well spacing studies and alternate completion types to optimise future development plans
Assess reserves and resources is assigned fields
Project management in Deliver Wells process

Is This You?

To succeed in this role, you will be a clear and confident communicator with the ability to deliver key technical messages across the organisation and influence critical development, appraisal and reservoir management outcomes. You will recognise that an optimal outcome is a balance between various, at times conflicting drivers, and that to get the balance right you need input from other disciplines and teams.
You will also demonstrate:
Relevant tertiary qualification (Petroleum Engineering, Geoscience or similar) combined with 5+ years' post qualification experience in subsurface development
Qualified Reserve and Resource Estimator (per ASX guidelines)
Technical knowledge of Reservoir Engineering with emphasis on CSG
High proficiency in standard industry modelling software such as Eclipse and Petrel RE with a proven track record of building, initialising and history matching both complex, sector and well models

We embrace the diversity of our people and flexible working arrangements to ensure our workforce is representative of the communities that we serve.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples are encouraged to apply.
If dynamic and challenging career opportunities and workplace flexibility are important to you, go with the employer that thinks differently.

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