Midstream Analyst

Duties & Responsibilities:
Develop and maintain a forecast of production versus midstream and marketing commitments, highlight opportunities for optimization and coordinate efforts to execute on those opportunities.

  • Analyze month-end volume actuals vs. estimates, highlight discrepancies and coordinate efforts to mitigate in the future.
  • Generation of Midstream and Marketing project economics.
  • Support of Midstream and Marketing logistics and performance reporting and other various adhoc reports.
  • Generation of analysis and presentations for the Midstream and Marketing team including those intended for Senior Management.
  • Special Projects including support of acquisition and disposition efforts.
  • Provide analytical and commercial support of the Joint Venture business.
  • Provide analytical support of commodity price dynamics and fundamentals within the pricing and transportation environment that Paramount operates.

    Skills & Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Science (Engineering) or equivalent post-secondary education
  • 5 - 10 years of industry related experience
  • Highly proficient in Excel, Power Point and Word
  • Analytical problem solver
  • Excellent organization and communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work within a team

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please submit your cover letter and résumé to   We thank all applicants for their interest but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Production Engineer/Technologist

This position provides petroleum engineering support to the Kaybob Business Unit and reports directly to the Manager of Engineering, Kaybob.  This individual will have a production engineering background and will take a lead role in production optimization, as well as contributing to the team’s tactical and strategic objectives.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Monitor production volumes and operating costs to identify variances and to recommend and implement required corrective action
  • Evaluate wells for optimization of production and addition of reserves
  • Coordinate field well reviews and identify opportunities to increase production, reduce operating costs, and more effectively utilize production assets
  • Work closely with Production Accounting to ensure accurate allocation and measurement compliance
  • Work closely with other team members and outside consultants and contractors, to ensure ongoing operations are effectively communicated and efficiently executed
  • Regularly visit the field to share the responsibility for efficiency, safety, loss control and environmental protection
  • Work with field personnel to manage and resolve operational issues
  • Make applications to regulatory agencies for enhancing recovery and production rates
  • Prepare weekly production reports identifying and explaining variances between forecasted production volumes and operating expenses
  • May assist in capital and reserve tracking, well file reviews, creating bottom hole diagrams and updating and monitoring production data
  • Other responsibilities as identified to meet business unit targets may be added as capability demonstrates

Skills & Qualifications:

  • An Engineering degree or Engineering Technologist diploma with a minimum of 5 years of production/operations experience, including some time spent in the field
  • Interest in, and an aptitude for, identifying and correcting field production problems and implementing programs such as pump changes, recompletions, fracture stimulations and work-overs
  • Experience in field compression design and optimization and general facilities design knowledge would be a definite asset
  • Ambition and the energy to drive projects to a conclusion
  • Strong interpersonal skills required to communicate effectively with all levels staff from the office and the field
  • The ability to interact positively in a team environment where the technical challenges will be varied and unpredictable
  • Highly organized
  • Member of APEGA (P.Eng) or ASET (P.Tech)

Interested candidates may submit a cover letter and résumé to   We thank all applicants for their interest but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.