Senior Reservoir Engineer - Calgary

at Suncor
Location Calgary, Canada
Date Posted March 7, 2017
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 7


Job Overview

Reporting to the manager, Firebag reservoir development, you will be responsible for leading the resource team deliverables associated with various new technologies and sustaining pad development projects.

Key Accountabilities

  • Lead and/or support the development and implementation of new technology pilots and their field-wide commercialization
  • Support and adhere to subsurface process safety
  • Support the Firebag sustaining well pad development program and annual reserves assessment
  • Support the development of the firebag major property review and long-range plan including production volumes, capital, and expenses
  • Define and evaluate well testing
  • Evaluate and optimize existing pool performance (depletion strategy) to maximize Firebag’s economic value
  • Provide technical reservoir and economic analyses of diverse investments within Firebag
  • Provide support to production and well operations and forecast near and long term plant steam/fluid demands
  • Lead and/or support forecasting toolkit enhancement (analytical, simulation)
  • Identify and coordinate relevant technical data gathering/analysis and recommendations for potential work-over and brown field development opportunities

Required Qualifications

Experience and Education:

  • Minimum of seven years of oil and gas experience; a focus on reservoir and/or production engineering is preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering
  • Registered as a professional engineer through APEGA

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of thermal recovery processes is preferred
  • You have the ability to lead projects and collaborate with others in order to achieve the best results and deliver the most value
  • You hold others accountable, and expect others to do the same
  • Demonstrated aptitude to solve challenging technical issues and opportunities
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and integrate other functional disciplines

Why Suncor
Go ahead. Expect growth. We want you to have a job you're genuinely excited about - as well as opportunities to learn and challenge yourself or mentor others. Plus, Suncor Energy offers a flexible employee package that can be adjusted to suit the changing needs of your life, including:

  • Competitive base salary and compensation programs
  • Attractive annual incentive program
  • Flexible benefits package
  • Rewarding pension and savings plans

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