Purpose of the Job
Carries out and oversees reservoir simulation of
all client's producing and developed reservoirs in terms on proper dynamic
modelling, history matching, prediction, proper monitoring of reservoir
Plans and recommends production off take points and
Monitors reservoir health and recommends
necessary actions for reservoir maintenance including injection, fracturing,
Provides input to proper reserves estimates and
Duties and Responsibilities
Contributes to Field Development Plans for green
fields with direct control on reservoir simulation and dynamic model
Prepares accurate and continuously updatable
simulation models for all company producing reservoirs in company operated and
Monitors reservoir behaviour for all reservoirs
in all producing fields and recommends and implements necessary technical and
operational actions with respect to; infill drilling, well work over programs,
Participates and Exercises important role over
reservoir simulation studies in assigned fields aimed at achieving optimal
recovery of oil and gas reserves consistent with company development
Recommends and implements activities aimed at
developing long term production/injection forecasts. Generates medium and long
term production and injection rates' scenarios and initiates and implements the
preparation of related field development plans.
Recommends and provides input to help production
allocation assignments in various fields.
Actively and effectively participates in
technical meetings of joint venture companies and presents company's views on
Applies state of the art technology and
resources and accurate input data to produce accurate high quality reservoir
description for overall development and sustainability of a healthy reservoir.
Carries out and oversees all reservoir
simulation activities and outcome in all fields .
Works independently guided by functional objectives.
Supervises and oversees activities by setting
and controlling specialized professional standards.
Consults Reservoir Simulation Team Leader in
Technical and Administrative issues of his team.
Consults peers in regular peer reviews and or
Technical review meetings.
Budget, and Expenditure
Provides input to the Team's work program and
budget and the Section and Department's Business and Operating Plans.
Recommends expenditure within a pre-approved
work program and budget and presents necessary diversions from planned work and
Participates and provides input in preparation
and presentation of the annual reserve report to management, identifying
hydrocarbon in place, estimating recoveries and outlining possibilities of
Prepares reports and papers on developments and
industry trends, distributing to colleagues in the Division.
Safety, & Environment
Adheres to and implements the Company's
occupational safety and health and environment policy effectively in all of his
work. Evaluates the impact of all his
activities on the environment by participating in the development,
implementation and monitoring of a sound environment protection program.
Keeps abreast of related developments within the
oil development industry.
Work accomplishments are subject to Reservoir
Simulation Team Leader's review.
Minimum Qualifications and Knowledge:
B.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering, Geosciences or
+10 years' varied experience in the oil
industry, including technical hands on experience in reservoir simulation,
modeling, and/or reservoir management.
Works well and leads multi-disciplined team of
professional engineers and Geoscientists within the petroleum development
Job specific skills
Fluency in English
Proficient in computer application in his field.
Continuous contacts with all peers in Petroleum
Engineering and Development Department. Close contacts with Colleagues in
Exploration and other Departments (Exploration, Production, Engineering and
Facilities, Planning and Evaluation) to coordinate development work programs
and monitoring of operational matters
Regular contacts with Partners' representatives
to provide field development information and advice. Frequent contacts with service contractors,
suppliers and vendors to provide clarification on Company requirements
negotiate contracts and quality assurance.
Occasional contacts with representatives of other oil producing
companies in the region to exchange information of mutual interest.
Problem Solving &
Carries out and ensure quality and integrity of
all reservoir simulation models and provides input for proper reservoir
Oversees and monitors all reservoir performance
and recommends proper actions for optimum recovery.
Uses objective judgment and discretion for
urgent matters that require immediate actions.
Responsible for all outcomes and results of