CAREERS

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 resumes@paramountres.com.   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 resumes@paramountres.com.   We thank all applicants for their interest but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.