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Reservoir Engineer

Stavanger, Norway

Job Reference 1181569

Location Stavanger, Norway

Industry Oil & Gas - Offshore Gas

Function Operations & Production

Job Type Contract

Date Added November 23, 2022

Airswift is currently looking for a Reservoir Engineer to work with an Oil and Gas  Company.

Starting date: December

Duration: 12 months renewable

Location: Norway


The consultant position as Reservoir Engineer supports both operated and non-operated assets, covering activities related to exploration, project maturation and production phase. The candidate will be joining  PE Excellence and Growth team in Stavanger, Oslo or Trondheim, and will support assets or projects as requested. The PE Excellence and Growth team have strong interface with other technical disciplines and functions, and provide expertise within Petroleum and Reservoir Engineering. It is key to have strong communication skills and the ability to contextualize Reservoir Engineering in multi-disciplinary teams consisting of geologist, geophysicist, petrophysicist and petroleum engineers as well as towards other functions. The candidate should actively seek advice and perspectives from colleagues and leaders within own section, as well as contribute to  continuous improvement agenda. All work is expected to be planned and executed safely and efficiently.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Updating and building new reservoir models, with close collaboration with other disciplines and functions
  • Follow up well operations and data acquisition, perform data analysis and recommend on how to implement results into subsurface models
  • Screen and mature infill targets and possible EOR opportunities. Design optimal advanced wells
  • Identify remaining reservoir opportunities that could be economically justified to maximize production and value creation
  • Be an active contributor to the Reservoir Engineering network


  • Master’s degree within Petroleum Engineering, Reservoir Engineering Physics of Mathematics
  • Minimum of 5-7 years of relevant experience from field development projects and producing assets
  • Proven track record in building dynamic reservoir models
  • Good knowledge of relevant analytical method, PVT, well test analysis and special core analysis

Personal skills

  • Good team player
  • Behaviour in accordance with  values; Enquiring, Responsible, Predictable, Committed, Respectful
  • Manage to deal with uncertainty, ambiguity and able to prioritize workload and task
  • Understanding how data can be made available, interpreted, visualized and used as a basis for various recommendations and decisions
  • Able to organize, collaborate and motivate others to complete tasks to reach shared goals
  • Excellent communication skills


  • Norwegian
  • English

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