Petroleum Engineer Jobs in Richardson, Texas
Our Plano client is looking for a Petroleum Engineer on a direct hire basis.This position will report to the Engineering Manager. Summary of Position: This engineer will be responsible for the overall operations of the wells from drilling to completions to production. The engineer will travel to the field, so candidates must be interested in a split between office and field work. Manage and coordi...
Summary: The Drilling Engineer will be responsible for the operation of rigs and working on the engineering and planning for the wells to be drilled in our plays. The successful candidate should have a proven track record in drilling engineering, effective well planning and project management. The Drilling Engineer has the responsibility for ensuring that costs are minimized while getting informat...
Job Description: Private-equity backed E&P independent recently purchased properties in the Midland Basin Cline Shale Oil Play and is ready to begin horizontal drilling. They own more than 40,000 acres in the Permian Basin and the executive team behind the operations has had decades of success in the A&D sector. The company is seeking a Reservoir Engineer with a classic background as well as exper...
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$60,000.00 - $216,700.00
Typical Salary for Petroleum Engineer in Richardson
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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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Confers with scientific, engineering, and technical personnel to resolve design, research, and testing problems.
Recommends placement of drilling by examining historical data; studying analysis of subsurface conditions and reservoirs; completing feasibility and environmental impact studies; estimating potential production; completing state applications; conferring with state engineers.
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