Sr. Consultant – Reservoir Engineer, Kuwait

at Jerry Varghese
Location Kuwait
Date Posted October 30, 2017
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Contract


Company Profile
Is an oil company headquartered in Kuwait. One of the world's fourth-largest oil exporter and a subsidiary of a Government-owned holding company.
Job Description

Reservoir Engineer

Senior Consultant

Typical responsibilities include:

·         Acquiring and integrating multi-disciplinary data to build a reservoir appraisal and development plan for both clastic and carbonate reservoirs

·         Carrying out reservoir reviews to identify gaps in data, obstacles to oil recovery and production

·         Planning and conducting reservoir studies to improve reservoir characterization and supervising projects

·         Building/ updating development plans to prepare optimal development plans for oil and gas reservoirs

·         Designing, pilot testing, evaluation and implementation of waterflood program for large reservoirs

·         Full-cycle water management-water production, injection and disposal or reinjection

·         liaising with and advising managerial and technical staff

·         Preparing well and reservoir surveillance programs

·         Using specialist computer applications and mathematical models to maximise production

·         Performing decline curve analysis, material balance modeling, and inflow/outflow analysis

·         Building reservoir simulation models to evaluate reservoir development options or understand the impact of reservoir architecture on fluid movement

·         Developing short and long-term production forecasts using standard reservoir engineering methods as well as reservoir simulation models

·         Monitoring well performance and developing well interventions

·         Developing SCAL, PVT and well test programs and analysing data

·         Devising short and long-term reserve growth plans

·         Good working knowledge of EOR methods, particularly chemical (surfactant, polymer) EOR methods

The incumbent is expected to have more than 30 years of experience with strong technical skills, team-working skills, problem-solving skills and IT skills so as to use workstations with Windows and UNIX operating systems, He should be have also skills to use Eclipse and MS Office software.

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