Reservoir Engineer

  • Algeria - Other
  • Confidential
  • 6-8 years
  • 06 Feb 2015

  • R&D/ Research & Development, EHS/ Environment Health & Safety, Production/ Manufacturing/ Engineering

  • Oil/ Gas/ Petrochemicals / Refinery
Job Description


Assists in the technical follow up of operations (reservoir aspects).
Works for well proposal preparation and well post-drilling evaluation.
Develops and runs reservoir models, material balance or 3D reservoir models.
Performs history matching, reserve calculations, production forecasts, reservoir analyses, and risk & uncertainty analyses.
Achieves well test design, on site supervision and interpretation, well performance evaluation.
Gives instructions on well test data acquisition on site.
Reports to G&G technical coordinator any change to the Well Test program.
Assists in project development studies (consolidated and update production profiles, development planning, associated cost estimation).
Performs the well test QC, interpretation within the control and the support of the G&G Technical Advisor.
Initiate and follow laboratory measurements (CAL, SCAL...) and assure the QC and integration of the results.
Assists geoscientists in volumetric calculations.
Participates in the preparation of Book of Reserves (reserves & contingent resources).
Helps to prepare or prepares dossiers for Company, internal reviews, partners, authorities, as required


Engineering degree/diploma.
Strong track record of employment in the oil industry
French (work tongue) and English fluent.
HSE: the Reservoir Engineer will know and be aware of the Safety Management Procedures within their package in accordance with the Project HSE Plan and other key HSE documents.
Will respect all aspects of the Projects HSE Plan and Code of Conduct pertaining to his work activities.
As for all individuals working on the project a pro-active approach to HSE and Ethics is expected.