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Reservoir Engineer
Up to US$160000 per annum
24 May 2019

Petroplan is actively recuiting for a Reservoir Engineer on behalf of our oil & gas company client. This role will be based in Houston on a permanent basis with attractive compensation package and benefits.

Job Summary:

Responsible for business and reservoir management and surveillance, this role will work closely with engineering staff to ensure efficient Asset Management, Reservoir/Resource Management, Well Optimization & Performance while supporting operations. The Reservoir Engineer will surveil production and pressure data to identify performance trends and recommend recovery plans in coordination with operations and engineering business units.

Responsibilities:

  • Asset and well surveillance for performance. Short and long term forecasting and budget preparation.
  • Asset Analysis and A&D.
  • Coordination and preparation of projects for approval, implementation and execution.
  • Ensure industry technology is transferred, integrated and applied throughout company.


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree and 12 - 20 years of experience; multiple years supporting unconventional horizontal assets.
  • Solid reservoir engineering skillset (volumetrics, decline curve, log analysis, and RTA/PTA analysis).
  • Expert level economic preparation and analysis.
  • Ability to work effectively with cross-function professionals at all levels
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Extensive Aries expertise


Key Skills:

  • Oil and gas industry expert who develops solutions and proposes changes to company practices & standards.
  • Demonstrated project management skills and techniques in planning, operations and analysis.
  • 10 years Shale experience.
  • Track record of successful field development plans and programs as a reservoir engineer.


Education:

  • BS in a relatable engineering field (or higher)

*Please note we can only accept applications from individuals with the right to work in the USA without sponsorship.*

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Software Architect-- Contract
Up to US$90 per hour
24 May 2019



Job Description

Job Title: Contractor Software Architect

Responsibilities: Under the broad direction from the Software Discipline Lead and the Chief Architect, the Software Architect will design and architect software systems to ensure they are aligned with business requirements. Additional responsibilities include the ability to:
· Work within a 100% technically focused role. For this position, 60% is focused on architecting applications and designing components, 20% is for building prototypes with the development team, 10% is participating in design reviews, and 10% is developing standards and best practices for technical solutions.
· Conduct forward-looking prototype projects, evaluate and recommend emerging technologies and standards
· Work closely with other architects, development team members, and project leads and project stakeholders while using your technical expertise to design software architectures for robust and sustainable products
· Help the development team to interpret and implement designs and code that follow your agreed upon architecture
· Assist the development team to remove technical impediments when the need arises
· Apply your expertise to drive leading-edge software frameworks across projects
Requirements:
· BS with preferred MS degree in Computer Science/Engineering
· Minimum 10 years relevant experience with 5 years architecting software
· Solid experience in either a Software Architect or Principle Software Developer role
· Microsoft desktop applications (.NET / C# / WPF)
· Experience in producing architecture and design using Visio
· Experience integrating with NoSQL databases (HBase, Cassandra, MongoDB)
· Experience in real-time and data acquisition applications
· Solid experience in Scrum and Agile development methodologies
· Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Technical experience:
· C , C#, Java language, JavaScript
· Desktop development for scientific domains and business
· Web application development using Angular, Typescript, Node.js
· Hosting applications in Azure and using of Azure DevOps (VSTS)
· Developing data driven applications using microservices
· Deploying applications using Docker
· Experience using data binding / serialization tools such as XML, JSON, Thrift, Protocol Buffers, etc. for cross-language data exchange
· Experience evaluating performance and endurance of web services as well as troubleshooting performance bottlenecks
· Experience with message queueing and message brokers is a plus
· Understanding of Active Directory and SSO concepts
· Oilfield science and engineering application experience is a plus

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Planner IV - 42931
Negotiable
24 May 2019


Currently accepting applications for a Planner IV to join a market leading Oil & Gas company. This position is a year long contract and located in Houston, TX. Prospective candidates will be responsible for the concept development, selection, definition and execution of several massive projects.
Responsibilities:

  • Provides detailed day-to-day planning control and support for a suite of project
  • Providing life-of-project planning and scheduling support
  • Setting up the planning control systems for sanctioned projects
  • Establishing the accuracy of contractor schedules and validating progress measurement and reporting.
  • Providing input to schedule risk analysis at various times along the delivery or execution timeline
  • Coordinating integrated schedules, deliverable's and key milestones across multiple teams or rig lines.


Requirements:

  • 6 years of major project planning experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Project Management or Related Fields
  • PMP Certification is a PLUS
  • Offshore topsides brownfield experience
  • Subsea project experience in Gulf of Mexico
  • Understands Project planning principles, project controls, relationships and constraints with other functions and sites and activities
  • Experience in probabilistic schedule modelling using Primavera Risk Analysis

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Downhole Mechanical Tech II - Odessa - 8480
Negotiable
23 May 2019

This is your opportunity to join the Oil and Gas industry. Our clients are currently looking to bring on individuals with strong mechanical or electrical aptitude for Technician positions in the Midland/Odessa area. Backgrounds working in the Oil and Gas industry are a plus, but our clients are open to experience within the telecommunication, electronics, and heavy equipment industry or related industries as well. Prior military experience in a similar role is a huge plus.

Roles will vary in pay, and shifts, but all will be based on a minimum of 40 hours, with most positions offering overtime hours. Typical duties could be the following:

  • Assembly and disassembly of tools
  • Perform maintenance and repairs on tools
  • Calibrate and inspection of equipment
  • Wiring up circuitry boards and components
  • Assisting with in-shop testing and troubleshooting
  • Preparing items for shipping
  • Loading materials
  • Forklift, pallet jack, and/or overhead crane operation
  • Utilizing various hand tools
  • Standing for multiple hours
  • Handling materials that weigh 40 lbs
  • Exposed to heat, cold, rain, etc.


Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • At least one year of experience working in a similar environment
  • Able to stand for multiple hours
  • Ability to lift 40 lbs.
  • Able to work weekends (either schedule shift or on call)

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Financial Reporting Analyst
Negotiable
22 May 2019

Financial Reporting Analyst
Location: Houston, TX

Our client is a publicly held midstream operator, who is looking to expand their close tight-knit Financial Reporting team by bringing on a Financial Reporting Analyst.

Financial Reporting Analyst Job Description:

  • This individual is responsible for various duties, such as: Financial Reporting/SEC Filing Preparation, executing and following appropriate accounting principles, policies and procedures to ensure compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley, GAAP, FERC and other applicable regulatory policies and standards, and the analysis of current processes to develop and implement improved efficiencies and analytics as deemed necessary.
  • Responsible for obtaining, reviewing and compiling support for financial information within the periodic SEC filings and private-company reports.
  • Performing monthly reporting and accounting close duties for reporting function. Support the preparation of monthly and quarterly financial reporting packages for senior/lead accountants, accounting managers and other departments as necessary

Financial Reporting Analyst Job Requirements:

  • Must have a Bachelors' Degree in either Accounting or a business related function
  • Must have previous Public Accounting experience.
  • The ideal candidate will have between 1-3 years of experience.
  • CPA strongly preferred

Please be aware that for the position of Financial Reporting Analyst:

  • Relocation will not be provided, so all applicants must live in Houston, TX
  • Sponsorship is not available so applicants must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Geomechanical Engineer
Negotiable
22 May 2019

Geomechanical Engineer

Rotation: 14/14 office based role

Duration: 1 year contract


Petroplan is currently working with an oilfield service business who are in the process of increasing their Gulf of Mexico footprint. Due to this continued expansion, a need has arisen within the business to add a Geomechanical Engineer to their monitoring division to assist with the ongoing and upcoming projects on the US side of the Gulf.

In this position, you will report directly into the head of operations and work in a small team of well monitoring specialists responsible for overseeing the entirety of the Gulf of Mexico operations.

Experienced Required

  • Well monitoring experience
  • Geomechanical Experience
  • Gulf of Mexico experience

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

IT Administrator-Unified Communications
Negotiable
22 May 2019


Our client is a leading E&P oil and gas company that functions globally across 17 countries.

They are currently seeking an IT Administrator to support an upcoming migration from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams. This is a 6 month contract located in Houston, TX.

Qualifications for this role include:

  • 5-7 years of experience with Unified Communications related technologies
  • Previous migration experience from Skype for Business to MS Teams including: voice integration, direct route, MS dial in conferencing
  • Ability to integrate Skype for Business/MS Teams with O365
  • Skype for Business 2015
  • MS Teams
  • MS conferencing devices
  • UC commander


If available and interested, please get in touch today as the project will begin early in June 2019.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Senior Oracle Applications Developer
Negotiable
21 May 2019

Petroplan is seeking an Oracle Applications Developer with extensive technical experience with Oracle Financials. This role is with one of our High Profile clients in the Oil and Gas industry.

The preferred candidate should have at least 8 years of hands-on technical experience with oracle Financials. Additional experience with Oracle Projects and Oracle Applications Framework (OAF) is preferred, but not required.

Candidates must be located in Houston, and eligible to work in the US for any employer without sponsorship.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Oracle Project Manager
Negotiable
21 May 2019

Petroplan is seeking a candidate with extensive hands-on experience in Oracle Project Management roles. This role is with one of our key clients here in Houston, TX.


The preferred candidate should have at least 10 years of hands-on Oracle Financials experience and a strong functional understanding of Oracle Projects.


Candidates must be located in Houston and eligible to work in US without sponsorship.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

HRIS Administrator
Negotiable
21 May 2019

Petroplan is seeking a candidate with hands-on experience in Oracle HRIS Application administration. This role is with one of our key clients in the Energy industry.


The preferred candidate should have at least 5 years of hands-on Oracle Applications Admininistration experience, and be able to deliver in a fast paced environment.

Candidates must be located in Houston and eligible to work in US without sponsorship.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Land Negotiator
Negotiable
21 May 2019

Land Negotiator

Summary of the role

  • Experienced Land and Lease Negotiator who is able to analyze existing lease arrangements with landowners that require modifications and adjustments to meet future business needs of multiple Wind Farms across the US. Houston based contract position.
  • Work closely with Legal and Finance functions to negotiate changes directly with landowners and neighbors.
  • Work closely with GIS staff to identify impacted leases and make contact with landowners etc. Relationships with landowners at our facilities is very important. Affective and professional handling of land and lease issues is extremely important to us and our future business.


Key Accountabilities (Duties and Responsibilities)

  • Single point of accountability for all land and lease issues associated with potential future projects at our wind farms.


Required/Mandatory Qualifications

  • >10 years in Land Negotiations and Land Management


Top Attributes

  • Customer focused
  • Attentive Listener to Landowners
  • Works well cross functionally

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

IT Analyst IV - 10358
Negotiable
21 May 2019
**The most important skill and is a must-have: Extensive modeling in Excel/VBA....we definitely need VBA programming experience

Key Accountabilities
* Supports reporting and analysis.
* Develops report specifications of data requirements and provide analysis .
* Supports the team in the preparation and submission of financial and progress reports as required.
* Creates and prepares documentation, reporting and metrics.
* Supports in gathering, defining, documenting and clarifying business requirements.
* Works cross-functionally on development and implementation of projects and ensures the success of projects/programs.

Required and Preferred Skills and Experience
* Senior level, typically 7 years of experience.
* Understands advanced aspects of discipline and is viewed as an expert in a given field.
* Applies broad range of competencies to develop solutions to complex problems.
* Influences others to achieve objectives.
* Often provides specialized/technical/functional guidance to others within department and/or business asset.

Below is information directly from the manager regarding responsibilities and a better idea of their ideal candidate:

Here's the responsibilities/requirements for the job posting:
* Manage financial system metadata and governance to ensure business requirements are set up accurately and timely.
* Provide guidance and support of annual long range plan, operating budget and user support in the consolidations of the plan/budget cycles.
* Administer, monitor, maintain of Essbase BSO applications including development, data replication and reconciliations, upgrades and user provisioning.
* Possess the capacity to listen and advise and provide timely solutions to system and process related problems.
* Financial acumen including working experience with planning/budgeting and ability to create financial statements and reporting.
* Experience with Oracle Essbase and Excel VBA programming is highly preferred.
* The ability to complete the process of data aggregation from multiple data sources using VBA
* Assist with day-to-day operations of financial systems and making sure all inquiries are answered accurately and in a timely manner.
* Willing to work in a fast paced environment.
* Willing to amend schedule to work early and late here and there

Here's a list of systems/skillsets that would be recommended - in order:
1. Extensive modeling in Excel/VBA - this would actually be required as it's what we're going after
2. Essbase - another requirement
3. Anaplan - nice-to-have only
Position Comments:

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Owner Relations Analyst
Negotiable
21 May 2019


POSITION SUMMARY:

Working for a Houston based international oil and gas company, the owner relations analyst requires a self-starter who is able to work independently with good decision making skills while gathering and analyzing complex data from a wide range of sources. The source of data includes but is not limited to leases, contracts, division orders, title opinions, curative and other such related documents.
The role requires someone familiar with the upstream energy business who regularly acquires knowledge of industry practices, trends, regulations, laws, rulings as they pertain to our core business activities. This position requires someone with exposure to all facets of ownership including various interaction levels with internal and external business partners.
This person in this role must possess strong analytical skills, computer skills and general knowledge about the use of core computer applications along with related applications that support our business effort. This position requires a person who can easily and professionally interact with the upstream organization using good interpersonal skills, while being aligned to company goals and objectives, and embracing company values.

ROLES/RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE AND ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Analyze and validate ownership, property and production information related to our core business processes. This includes review of all leases and related contracts captured in Quorum Land System and how to obtain and apply that information.
  • Contribute to the setup, revision and maintenance of all division order information in SAP/PRA which includes understanding and manipulating unit tracts, bearer groups, and all other related system required data in SAP/PRA.
  • Support and responsiveness to our Finance colleagues by making available ownership to allow for accurate and timely processing of production volumes, production revenue, and joint interest billing.
  • Must be familiar with the formats of various legal descriptions so as to analyze spacing and unit map information and apply that information to our core business processes.
  • Responding to phone calls, emails and correspondence from mineral owners and working interest partners regarding title issues, inquiries and account questions.
  • Clearly and effectively communicate with both internal and external business partners as well as property owners to obtain needed information and/or documents or to convey information.
  • Adhere to internal document management process to ensure correspondence, instruments, records, and all other data are filed, imaged and indexed appropriately for retrieval and analysis.
  • Alignment with company needs to monitor and measure business activities and to continuously improve our business processes.
  • Conduct all business activities according to company policies including business ethics, application of Sarbanes-Oxley legislation, and all system/process security restrictions.
  • Contribute to and support lean practices in all aspects of the role as the company moves toward a distinctive lean culture.


FUNCTIONAL COMPETENCIES:

  • Strong knowledge of land administration including:
    • Lease, royalty, and joint interest partner concepts
    • Laws and regulatory provisions related to oil and gas extraction
    • Contract administration
  • Exposure to oil and gas operations.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Understand how to calculate all division of interest ownership types and burdens.
  • Understand all related contracts including before and after payout calculations.
  • Understand the essential requirements of ownership transfers and be able to interpret the effects of a wide range of ownership-transfer documents.


EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of oil and gas experience is desirable, preferably in land, land administration, division order, or land development.
  • Experience with PRA/SAP is a plus but not required.


EDUCATION/TRAINING:

  • Bachelor's degree preferable or commensurate experience. Certifications or degrees in the following are also a plus: Law, Petroleum Land Management, and Division Order Analyst.

*Must be able to live and work in Houston without sponsorship or relocation*

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

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