Sr Reservoir Engineer in St. John's, Canada

at Suncor Energy Services
Location St. John's, Canada
Date Posted March 28, 2018
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


LOCATION: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador (CA-NL)

Job Overview
Reporting to the Terra Nova reservoir engineering lead, you will work in the reservoir engineering team as part of a larger integrated Reservoir Management Team (RMT), including production engineers and geoscientists, to provide technical support on the ongoing Terra Nova field operations and potential additional investments within the east coast region.
Key Accountabilities
Apply sound conventional Reservoir Engineering Principles and functional support to business Leaders' requirements
Complete technical reservoir analyses of incremental investments in Terra Nova
Propose and evaluate potential growth opportunities and optimize existing reservoir performance (production optimization)
Monitoring and surveillance of Terra Nova field performance and follow-up with proposals
Undertake fluid characterization and well test analysis
Build and maintain reservoir simulation models
Support reserves evaluations
Provide mentorship and guidance to co-op students, engineers-in-training (EITs) and junior engineers
Required Qualifications
Experience and Education:
Nine years of oil and gas experience with minimum six years of relevant conventional reservoir engineering
Experience including reservoir simulation, development and planning in water flooded fields
Bachelor’s of engineering in related discipline
Eligible to be registered as a professional engineer through PEGNL
Skills and Knowledge:
Deep understanding of key conventional reservoir engineering principles is essential
Fluid characterization (PVT), SCAL, reservoir characterization, miscible flooding and/or water alternating gas (WAG) experience are considered assets
Basic understanding of economics considered a plus
Ability to work in a multidisciplinary integrated team environment
Well-developed critical and strategic thinking skills, ability to apply logic and challenge assumptions, conclusions and make appropriate recommendations
Understand complex processes, and strive to develop and implement continuous improvement and creative process enhancements
Working Conditions
Qualified residents of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador will be given first consideration in the staffing of this position
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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Business Overview
Suncor Energy is Canada's energy company - meaning rewarding opportunities for you to apply your knowledge, contribute and grow in a variety of career-building positions. Our business portfolio spans the entire energy sector, from a leadership position in oil sands development, to refining and marketing operations, natural gas, and conventional oil production, internationally and offshore East Coast Canada.
And while we are working to responsibly develop petroleum resources and contribute to the communities where we live and work, we are also developing our renewable energy portfolio, which includes wind power and biofuels.
As part of Suncor's team, you'll contribute to the ongoing success of Canada's largest energy company - one with a solid track record of growth, a focus on safety and sustainability and tremendous potential for the future. And you'll have the opportunity to learn from experts in the industry and build on your skills every day.
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JOB CATEGORY: Engineering

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