Reservoir Engineer - Oman

at Oxy
Location Muscat, Oman
Date Posted July 18, 2017
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


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The Reservoir Engineer will provide reservoir engineering support for Mukhaizna, primarily in the areas of reservoir management, surveillance, development, simulation studies, reserves and evaluating development opportunities. The Reservoir Engineer will work closely with the geoscientists and production engineers to evaluate drilling opportunities. In addition, the Reservoir Engineer will be responsible of developing production forecasts, reserves update support.
The Reservoir Engineer responsibilities will include but not limited to:
  • Carry in surveillance on steam flood project targeting optimum steam utilization.
  • Evaluate/optimize the ongoing development plans and identify new opportunities.
  • Contribute to preparation of technical documentation for various subsurface projects.
  • Propose data acquisition plans to enhance the reservoir characterization.
  • Identify projects to maximize production and reserves additions.
  • Support operations, facilities projects, and workover activities.
  • Support reservoir simulation studies.
  • Participate in various planning activities including reserves update, budget process, and capital post audits.
  • Prepare and participate in various technical presentations for Oxy management, partners, and government.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in reservoir engineering.
  • Thermal project or other EOR surveillance experience. 
  • Experience in typical reservoir engineering evaluations including reserves estimation.
  • Good practical understanding of general completion and workover procedures and production operations.
  • Experience in developing production forecasts, budget estimates, and estimate reserves.
  • Knowledge of using Petrel is desirable.
  • Economic evaluation skills using PEEP is desirable.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with multi-discipline teams.
  • Good in communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Good PC skills.


 - Reservoir

Primary Location

 - Oman-Muscat-Al Ghubra




 - Full-time

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