Reservoir Engineers

Houston, TX 77069

Posted: 09/22/23 Employment Type: Direct Hire Job Function: Engineering Job ID:: 128245

Job Description

Reservoir Engineers 





Provide engineering support functions and perform property studies with team members.

Identify, generate, and recommend economic capital investment projects such as recompletions, drill well opportunities, and waterflood optimization processes to be executed in the Company’s producing properties to enhance oil & gas production and increase reserve base.

Work in a team environment with other reservoir engineers, geologists, production engineers, landmen, and field personnel to identify and execute capital projects.

Held accountable for taking a leadership role on certain designated capital budget projects, and has shared responsibility with other team members for ensuring the timely and cost efficient execution of these specific projects.

Monitor performance of assigned properties to ensure production goals are met or exceeded.

Maintain an awareness of evolving industry practices and emerging technologies as they apply to maximizing the economic recovery of hydrocarbons from the company’s oil & gas assets.

May be tasked with mentoring less experienced engineers in the team environment.


Experience in unconventional horizontal plays, and some experience and familiarity with production/operations engineering a plus.

Experience in Type Curve creation, oil/gas production decline curve analysis and forecasting, non-operated project deal flow analysis and evaluation, downspacing analysis, production & injection diagnostics (i.e. Rate vs Time, Hall Plot, Oil Cut vs Cum Oil, etc.), company reserves forecasting, project economic analysis, and familiar with enhanced/improved oil recovery technologies.

Skilled at leading the development of capital reserve-adding projects and preparing/presenting recommendations to upper level management for approval.

Experience in the use of OFM, Microsoft Word/Excel/PowerPoint, IHS & Enverus databases, PHDWin, and Spotfire/Tableau software programs.


BS in Engineering (preferably Petroleum Engineering).


Minimum 10 years Reservoir Engineering experience.

Minimum 5 years’ experience in conventional primary and secondary (waterflood) phases of recovery.


Meet The Recruiter

Christa Cantele, CPC
Sr. Direct-Hire Recruiter

Christa has over 20 + years in the staffing & talent search industry, locally and nationally. She possesses advanced skills in researching, sourcing, qualifying, and recruiting high-demand candidates.

Her experience in the full-cycle search process entails partnering with senior corporate leaders that build sound strategies for solving key hiring challenges.

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