Senior Staff Reservoir Engineer in Glenside, Australia

at Beach Energy Limited
Location Glenside, Australia
Date Posted November 4, 2018
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Dynamic Oil and Gas ASX Listed Company
Drive and Shape functional and technical excellence
High performing teams

Based in Adelaide, the role will provide technical judgement and analysis on data obtained or implied from existing and future petroleum wells and reservoirs, to make recommendations to Beach management in defining, evaluating and pursuing opportunities to profitably develop assets.

Accountabilities include but are not limited to:
Provide technical leadership and guidance to all reservoir engineering staff.
Effectively implement the Operational Regulatory Compliance Assurance (ORCA) process to ensure ongoing operational regulatory compliance, as applicable to this position, is achieved.
Apply knowledge and experience to optimise development plans maximising return from assets, and as a recognised subject matter expert, influence processes and decisions outside of immediate area of responsibility. Authoring technical workflow or guidance documents as may be required.
Evaluate and recommend course of action for field development plans and projects submitted by the Operator for fields where Beach is a non-operating joint venture partner.
Provide reservoir engineering support during the planning, execution, monitoring or evaluation of, opportunities for new ventures, mergers or acquisitions ensuring projects have a commercially viable plan.
Keep up to date with emerging technology in Petroleum/Reservoir Engineering and any other related fields. Where appropriate, develop, justify and implement the use of new and innovative technology.
Develop close working relationships with staff in other company Divisions, field personnel, Joint Venture partners and Government bodies as required.
Prepare and present reports to Management, Joint Venture partners and Government bodies as appropriate.

We are looking for technically proficient individuals with extensive experience in petroleum reservoir engineering. Broad experience and understanding of a range hydrocarbon systems and drive mechanisms (gas, oil, water drive, depletion drive) in a range of settings (onshore and offshore), backed by an in-depth understanding of fluid and rock properties, and production variables that impact recovery essential. You will be a recognised mentor and lead in the company for reservoir evaluation, production and asset optimisation.

About Beach Energy

Beach Energy is a proud Australian oil and gas company with a strong pioneering history. Formed in 1961 and listed on the Australian Securities Exchange in 1962, Beach Energy is an oil and gas exploration and production company that has grown to become Australia’s largest onshore oil producer with a major gas business having operations in South Australia, Victoria, Western Australia, Queensland and New Zealand.

Our portfolio of strategically located oil and gas assets positions us for further growth. Beach Energy’s sensitive approach to the environment, commitment to supporting the communities in which we operate, and sponsorship of local organisations all point to a thriving culture. We are committed to providing a diverse, satisfying and fulfilling workplace for all of our people. We value Safety, Creativity, Respect, Integrity, Performance and Teamwork.

Further information can be found on our website:-

How to Apply

Please follow the link and upload your resume.
Applications close Friday 23rd November.

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a leading Oil and Gas ASX Listed Company, enjoy an exceptional work environment within a highly experienced team in a highly respected and progressive company.

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