Reservoir Engineer in United Kingdom

at Shell
Location United Kingdom
Date Posted May 21, 2019
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


United KingdomJob Description
Shell UK in Aberdeen is an exciting and busy place to work: With 5 Final Investment Decisions (FID) taken in 2018 and continuous drilling for the next 3 years, the successful candidate can expect to be at the heart of a dynamic development team working to deliver significant production.

This position is within the Reservoir Engineering Discipline Team of the Shell UK Development, which consists of more than 30 fields developed by fixed platforms or FPSOs.

The successful candidate will have responsibilities for reservoir management and identification of business opportunities of the assigned field. The main purpose of the role is to maximize the value of the hydrocarbon portfolio by contribution to identification and maturing business opportunities on the basis of field development planning and reservoir monitoring. The role includes preparation of production forecast profiles and resulting reserves for surface and subsurface opportunities, including the identification of risk mitigation measures.

You will work within a multi-disciplinary team on these opportunities. There are approximately 20 Reservoir Engineers at all levels of experience and close co-operation with colleagues within subsurface and with other disciplines will be an essential part of the job.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Reservoir Engineer looking for the chance to broaden her/his technical skills and further develop leadership skills.
Country of Work LocationUnited Kingdom
City, State (if applicable)
Work LocationAberdeen - Tullos
Reservoir Engineering
Company Description
Shell started operations in the United Kingdom more than 110 years ago. Since then we have grown into a leading innovative oil and gas company that rewards its employees by investing heavily in their careers and learning. Our people are our greatest asset, and our commitment to your career will see you thrive in a work environment that offers an industry-leading development programme. When your ideas travel, Shell will benefit and innovation will thrive. Shell has a key role to play in helping meet the UK’s growing energy demand, whilst using innovative technologies to develop cleaner energy. We are the largest FTSE 100 company in the UK by market capitalisation, and make a significant contribution to the UK economy. As well as processing 35% of the gas coming into the UK, we serve more than four million customers at our filling stations each week. Shell employs some 6,400 skilled staff as well as many contractors.
This is an excellent opportunity for a Reservoir Engineer looking for the chance to broaden her/his technical skills and further develop leadership skills.
The team supports development opportunities for staff with training, on the job experience and mentoring. Particular attention will be paid to ensuring that staff is developed in accordance with their personal needs.
Proven experience in Reservoir Engineering is a pre-requisite.
You have a working knowledge of Reservoir Engineering analytical evaluation techniques and numerical simulation modelling (alternatively the willingness to learn these tools quickly is essential), with exposure towards field development planning activities and reservoir surveillance.
The interest to collaborate with a wide range of technical and business professionals.
Technical coaching from a seasoned Senior Reservoir Engineer is available.
An ability to produce high quality technical work and on time.
No. of Positions1
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Job Expires21-Jun-2019

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