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Senior Reservoir Engineer

Job Title: Senior Reservoir Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Erbil, Iraq
REF: 1687
Contact Name: Ghusoon Nader
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

MSELECT is looking to hire a Senior Reservoir Engineer for an international oil operator in Erbil. Minimum 5-7 years’ experience within the oil & gas industry, fluency in English is a must.


  • Interpret field and individual well performance, sand & contaminants trends using the appropriate and / or
  • latest technique to ensure optimum and economical petroleum resources production. 
  • Support delivery of petroleum resources production allocation and volume balance reports to management.
  • Participate in technical review or collaborative study on reservoir management & studies as per TOKYO HQ request.
  • Analyse the reservoir characterization required for evaluating petroleum reserves.
  • Develop field development plan & reservoir management strategy by using reservoir simulation model. 
  • Support reservoir surveillances operation and analyse surveillances data & results to formulate the
  • production constraint mitigation strategy/plan and recommendations to increase asset value. 
  • Assist Senior RE to prepare Resource Assessment section's CAPEX & OPEX forecast for WP&B.
  • Keep abreast of new technology and integrate innovative technology, to apply for production enhancement
  • opportunities.
  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with field operational sections (Petroleum Engineering,
  • Drilling, Project, Production & Operation sections)


  • 5-7 years of experience as a reservoir / petroleum engineer / production and field operations with experience in supervisory / leadership responsibilities.
  • Fluent English
  • Advanced user of MS Office: Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Outlook, Visio.
  • Previous managerial / team leader experience with multi-cultural teams.

*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.