23-087.P – AK Reservoir Engineer


Anchorage, AK

Job Objective:
Develop and execute economic oil and gas investment opportunities for the company by evaluating reservoir, production and geologic data, while working closely with other team members.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Identify, prioritize, present, and monitor oil and gas development and exploitation projects.
  • Identify and quantify oil and gas targets.
  • Construct plans of depletion.
  • Identify reservoir mechanics and predict potential for additional recovery.
  • Research field and well histories.
  • Produce well bore schematics.
  • Analyze cased hole and open hole well logs.
  • Analyze pressure and production/injection data.
  • Produce structure, production, isobaric, and isopach maps.
  • Perform Nodal Analysis.
  • Compile relevant oil and gas field data into a complete history and plan for future development.
  • Evaluate economics and profitability of potential projects for the company.
  • Work in an integrated team with geologists and operations engineers to mature rate and reserve add projects to an executable status.
  • Adhere to the company’s values – integrity, ownership, urgency, alignment and innovation.
  • Support company vision and mission.
  • Adhere to established work schedule and attendance standards and be punctual to work and meetings.
  • Maintains employee confidence and protects corporate assets by keeping information confidential.
  • Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, and participating in professional associations.
  • Other duties as assigned by management.


  • Four (4) years minimum reservoir engineering experience and a proven ability to generate investment opportunities.
  • Working knowledge of the roles and job responsibilities of operations engineers, geologists, geophysicists, landmen, and other company professionals in order to accomplish team goals.
  • Ability to conduct detailed reservoir evaluations and studies.
  • Ability to integrate geological data into reservoir engineering calculations.
  • Ability to accurately solve problems.
  • Ability to make valuable contribution to team goals and objectives.
  • Ability to be available 24 hours per day (on call for questions, emergencies, etc.).
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, supervisors, other departments, officials, and the public.
  • Ability to complete multiple, diverse tasks of differing priorities.
  • Ability to integrate data from different sources into reservoir models.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with specific ability to translate complex information into an organized and presentable manner.
  • Excellent project management, administrative, and organization skills.
  • Required Software Skills: Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Word, and Outlook), economic analysis (Aries), Nodal analysis (Petroleum Experts), and public data retrieval (IHS).
  • Preferred Software Skills: Proficiency with geologic mapping tools (Petra), rate transient analysis (Harmony suite), computer simulation (CMG), well log evaluation (IP), risk assessment (Rose suite), Data visualization (Spotfire, R).

Education Requirements:

  • Required: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four-year university with a degree in petroleum engineering.