Petroleum Engineer Jobs in Austin, Texas
Job Description Petroleum Geo-Services, Inc. seeks an Electronics Engineer II to work in Austin, Texas. Main Tasks Use knowledge of optics and optoelectronics hardware and firmware design and analysis for geophysical exploration applications including OptoSeis LoFS Systems as well as the Shell Land Geophysical Exploration System to design, develop, test and analyze electronic systems for seismic i...
Job Purpose and Key Accountabilities Deliver mechanical hardware design solutions to support the development, validation, production, and maintenance of the PGS Permanent Reservoir Monitoring system (OptoSeis™) Collaborate on technical matters with fellow Engineers, Project Managers, Technicians, and other stakeholders within the OptoSeis™ team Main Tasks Mechanical design of subsea equipment for...
A highly successful E&P focused in the Anadarko and Arkoma Basins. Widely recognized as a pre-eminent horizontal driller with a highly-respected management and operating team. They currently have eleven rigs running and had over $200 million USD net capital spending in the closing of 2013. Jones Energy is headquartered in Austin, TX with field offices in Canadian, TX and McAlester, OK. We are look...
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$60,000.00 - $216,700.00
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Recovers oil and gas by recommending placement of drilling, preparing testing, drilling, and recovery plans; supporting technical operations; maintaining databases.
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General Consulting Skills
Assesses costs and estimates the production capabilities and economic value of oil and gas wells, to evaluate the economic viability of potential drilling sites.
Develops testing, drilling, and recovery plans by selecting testing, drilling, and recovery techniques; appraising concessionaires plans; determining required resources; establishing timetables; projecting costs; specifying drilling compounds; specifying recovery containers, piping, and treatment vessels, and transportation; specifying contaminant removal, and separation of oil and gas; determining and establishing safety and environmental standards.
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