Senior Reservoir Engineer in Kuwait City, Kuwait

at AMA Energy Management
Location Kuwait City, Kuwait
Date Posted February 5, 2018
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


International Energy Company
Senior Reservoir Engineer

Location: Kuwait

Due to expansion in activities and recent asset acquisitions, an International Oil Company is seeking to resource an experienced Senior Reservoir Engineer.

Based in the Kuwait, the appointee will be assigned to International Business Teams which will also necessitate undertaking International Business Trips to Worldwide Regional Offices. This is regarded as a key senior role within the organizational structure.

Summary of Role

The appointee will act as the Reservoir Engineering Authority.

Provision of Petroleum / Reservoir Engineering expertise to Company’s International Asset Teams.
Provides Petroleum and Reservoir Engineering expertise to team members in the region for evaluating company operated and non-operated properties and new venture projects to maintain and increase company profits. Determines recoverable reserves for the region using various analytical methods, ensures joint venture operations are exploring and developing properties to obtain maximum reserves.
Represents Company at Technical Committee Meetings, workshops, farm out presentations and industry technical conferences to ensure that Company’s strategic, technical aims are met.
Review and analyse results of various reservoir engineering studies for dedicated assets to identify and/or optimize field and/or additional development plans.
Training/mentoring of junior engineers

Qualifications, Experience and Competencies

BSc Degree in Petroleum Engineering or related disciplines.
Minimum 15 years + experience in Reservoir Engineering function, with a few years in the employment of a major operating company.
Previous experience of working on International Projects and / or international project teams.
Expert in Reservoir Modelling is essential.
Team work participation with geosciences, finance, and planning personal as required to complete the budget and five-year plan as well as evaluating producing properties.
Planning and organising to be used to develop the production database, the regional reserve system and keeping abreast of daily operations.
Computer literacy in both, engineering and Microsoft products (Excel, Access and Word) critical for reserve estimates, the reserve and production database system, and monitoring of working interest properties.

Employment Terms

The appointee will be invited to join the expatriate staff payroll on long term residential contract (married or single status). The importance of this key role will be reflected in the generous salary and expatriate benefits which includes bonus scheme, child education assistance, company car, accommodation to a high standard, medical cover for self and family, company bonus schemes, etc.

Interviews : As soon possible

Please forward detailed copy of CV with contact telephone number home in domicile country by email (as an attachment in Microsoft Word Format) to AMA Energy Management Recruitment Consultancy, UK Tel: , Recruitment email: . On receipt of your response a detailed job specification / client information will be provided. Quote Ref: AD179 – Senior Reservoir Engineer (Kuwait)

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