Reservoir Engineering Technician (GoM Asset Optimization, Subsurface) Job in Houston, United States

at Hess Corporation
Location Houston, United States
Date Posted September 11, 2019
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent



Hess is a leading international independent energy company engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas.

We have an industry leading position in the Bakken in North Dakota – a key U.S. shale play. Hess is also one of the largest producers in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico and a key natural gas producer and supplier to Peninsular Malaysia and Thailand. The company is engaged in exploration and appraisal activities offshore Guyana, participating in one of the industry’s largest oil discoveries in the past decade, as well as the Gulf of Mexico, Suriname and Nova Scotia.
Hess aims to attract, retain and energize the best people by investing in their professional development and providing them with challenging and rewarding opportunities for personal growth. We are always looking for talented professionals who share our values and are passionate about making a difference in the world and in their careers. We strive to meet the highest standards of corporate citizenship by protecting the health and safety of our employees, safeguarding the environment and creating a long-lasting, positive impact on the communities where we do business.
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The Engineering Technician is an individual contributor providing technical support GoM Asset Optimization Reservoir Engineering team. The person in this role works closely with the team to assimilate and analyze data, prepare reports and develop presentations. The Engineering Technician will also play a key role in interfacing with other teams and subsruface departments to ensure coordinated activities.

Provide broad-based engineering support and assistance to GoM Asset Optimization Reservoir Engineering team in support of development activities and other projects
Analyze and manage ad hoc data creating spreadsheets, charts, and databases as required
Research detailed technical information and provide analysis in support of the project
Develop technical and management presentations for internal and external meetings
Support the Hess – GoM fields by developing and maintaining activity reports, charts, etc.
Coordinate with other departments as necessary to acquire information or report data or activities
Provide support for Lean Production Controls initiatives
Support for development and maintenance of project metrics and dashboards
Assist with development of Field Depletion Plan documents
Assist with compiling project documentation (e.g. equipment as-built drawings and data, QA/QC reports, etc.) and coordinating with project services

Required Skills & Experience
3+ years of oil and gas industry experience required; preferably with experience as an engineering technician
Proficiency with Microsoft Office products a must; Excel Macro and Access database experience a plus; knowledge of engineering software (e.g. OFM, Prosper, etc.) a plus
Mapping and GIS skills preferred
Experience with rig and production daily reports preferred
Proactive, logical problem solving skills with strong attention to detail.
Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills.
Must be a proven team player able to manage multiple, concurrent priorities

Education / Training
Bachelor's degree or equivalent

The Hess Way of Working refers to competencies considered absolute pre-requisites for success. How you deliver results is as important as what you achieve. Every employee is expected to demonstrate the behaviors within these competencies to be considered an effective performer and, ultimately, earn career growth opportunities.
Builds Trusted Relationships
Develops Talent
Creates Effective Teams
Thinks Strategically
Inspires Innovation
Demonstrates Courage
Drives Continuous Improvement
Makes Quality Decisions
Delivers High Performance

Hess is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Posting Notes: Lisa B Willet | Employee | Production / Operations Engineering | United States| Texas | Houston | | | | | No | 25293

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