Reservoir Specialist job — Kuwait

at Swift Worldwide Resources
Location Kuwait
Date Posted December 1, 2015
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 15


Our client, a major oil & gas corporation in the state of Kuwait, is looking for a Reservoir Specialist to join their team in Kuwait.


  • Initiate projects and takes charge of a project team, provide functional guidance to the team members, review findings, makes recommendations, and discussion on final report with team leaders
  • Undertake studies and special projects. Includes preparation of terms of reference and implementation of action plan
  • Conduct and supervise integrated reservoir simulation studies for prediction of future performance and economics for the recommended optimum development plan
  • Carry out a variety of Reservoir Engineering Studies, analysis and synthesis of data obtained from well tests and well production/injection history. Includes comparison, correction, reconciliation of monthly production data issuing report, two way transmission management information system between Field Development Department and higher management
  • Carry out multiphase flow simulation model (i.e.: nodal analysis) using state of the art software
  • Design and plans horizontal & multi-lateral wells
  • Assist in the preparation and review of Company’s capital expenditure budget
  • Initiate and coordinate appropriate EOR projects including assessing the adequacy and validity of supporting economics

Skills and Qualifications

  • Degree in Petroleum Engineering
  • 15 years industry/field experience
  • Owner or service company experience with remarkable experience in both clastic and carbonate reservoirs
  • Experience in multidisciplinary reservoir hydrocarbon phase behavior, mapping and volumetrics, reservoir performance, resource classifications, risk analysis, hydrocarbon property evaluation, dynamic modeling including compositional modeling and reservoir history match is a must
  • Vast experience in EOR opportunities and simulation modeling for smart well completions is required

Please note that only candidates who are eligible to work in Canada will be considered for this position.

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