Reservoir Engineering Technician — Plano, Texas

at Beal Bank
Location Plano, Texas
Date Posted December 1, 2015
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 3


Reservoir Engineering Technician

The Reservoir Engineering Technician will be responsible for working on a multi-disciplined team providing technical support and analysis.  This individual must be a team player and will be responsible for maintaining and populating engineering databases, supporting analytical work and coordinating the integration of various reservoirs and client field reviews.


-Create and maintain databases supporting basic reservoir engineering data and well performance

-Gather data for reservoir surveillance, volumetric calculations and production history matching

-Support preparation, execution and follow-up for reservoir analyses and well reviews

-Gather and manage data of new wells for pre and post-performance analyses

-Perform basic decline curve analysis for forecasting, type well analysis, and documentation of decline parameters for various reservoirs

-Gather and populate information in rate transient analysis models for engineering evaluations

-Assist Engineering staff with data management and integration support of pertinent files

-Must be flexible and able to multi-task to meet a wide range of demands from engineers
-Must be organized and driven to meet high pressure deadlines

-Must be able to recognize where added value could be achieved or efficiencies improved and reports to team accordingly

-Must be able to work with multiple teams and departments.

-Must be able to develop economic models for single well and full field development.  

-Additional special projects and duties as directed by management may be included. 

-Must be able to understand and discuss economic output with various team members with banking background.

-Create and update well PHDWin databases from central production database and public data such as IHS Energy and Drilling Info.  Must be able to perform comparison analysis of production imports.

-Setup and run PHD economic cases, production, prices, expenses, investments, ownership, taxes and reserve projections.  Must be able to make various data base economic runs to determine sensitivity to prices & expenses for various reserve reports.

-Gather data for loans documentation and engineering studies and input into Excel and PHDWin.

- Must be able to convert Aries Access data base into PhD Win Format as received.

-Run economics sensitivities as directed setup and update Excel spreadsheets with data and graphs.

-Build high level Presentations in Powerpoint.

-Excellent computer skills working in a time sensitive and accurate manner


-Proficient in PHDWin, Aries, Microsoft Excel, Spotfire, Power point

-Economic modeling

-Knowledge of oil and gas terminology, data sources, and information types.

-Familiarity with regional and state regulatory websites and public data sources.

-Good verbal and written communications skills.

-Requires 3+ years of experience as a Reservoir Technician.

-PetroTech certification or Engineering, Math or Science Degree

If you are interested in this position, please email your resume to

Beal is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status and will not be discriminated against.

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