Baker Hughes Principal Reservoir Engineer in ALTON, United Kingdom

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Role Summary:

Full Time Regular

Gaffney, Cline & Associates has an immediate opening for a Principal Reservoir Engineer based in the UK.

Gaffney, Cline & Associates (GCA) is an international advisory firm focused on providing integrated technical and managerial services to all sectors of the oil and gas industry. For over 50 years GCA has provided both broad-based and detailed advice resulting in solutions-orientated, commercially viable and practical results designed to meet our client's specific requirements. GCA advises a wide group of clients in exploration, reservoir evaluation, field development and optimisation, drilling and production, pipeline, refining and LNG projects throughout the world. GCA has principal offices in UK, Houston and Singapore as well as smaller offices in Buenos Aires, Dubai and Sydney.

Gaffney, Cline & Associates is an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Provide reservoir engineering input to multi-disciplinary projects, including field development planning, reservoir performance analysis, and reserves estimation and auditing.

  • Conduct reservoir engineering studies using appropriate, state-of-the-art techniques including reservoir simulation, material balance, decline curve analysis, well test analysis, PVT and SCAL data analysis.

  • Advise clients on reservoir engineering matters.

  • Advise clients on reserves and resources evaluation and reporting methodology.

  • Lead projects and manage multi-disciplined project teams, acting as the principal point of contact for the client.

  • Contribute to business development activities, both with existing and potential new clients.

  • Represent GCA externally e.g. through technical publications and/or active participation in industry organisations.

  • Contribute to the development of junior staff members (e.g. through mentoring) and to the maintenance of high technical standards throughout GCA.


  • Masters level in Petroleum Engineering or equivalent as a minimum.

  • Excellent problem solving skills with a drive for results.

  • Action oriented, ethical with a strong client focus.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication.

  • Able to work both independently and as part of multi-disciplined teams.

  • Highly motivated with excellent analytical and interpersonal skills.

  • Thorough knowledge of reservoir simulation, material balance, decline curve analysis, PVT and SCAL data analysis, reserves and resources evaluation.

  • Understanding of related technical disciplines and familiarity with the workings of multi-disciplined reservoir and field development studies.

  • Exceptional project management skills.


Alton, Hampshire, UK

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Job: Engineering/Technology

Title: Principal Reservoir Engineer

Location: GBR-Hampshire-ALTON

Requisition ID: 1709518