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Reservoir Engineering Technician

Date: Sep 28, 2021

Location: Houston, TX, US

Company: Apache Corporation

Company Overview

Apache Corporation, founded in 1954, is one of the world's premier independent oil and gas exploration and production companies. With operations in the United States, Egypt and the United Kingdom (North Sea), the company has a presence in domestic and international basins.  Apache is proud of its portfolio that includes exploration in conventional, unconventional, onshore and offshore operating areas.


At Apache, there is a world of opportunity. With a history of using sound financial practices and an abundant inventory of near-term and future development projects, the company is admired across the industry for its ability to navigate in a rapidly changing world. Apache succeeds in recognizing opportunity and acting quickly. The growth of the company comes from the coordinated efforts of its diverse and accomplished workforce.


  • Our VISION is to be the premier exploration and production company, contributing to global progress by helping meet the world's energy needs.
  • Our MISSION is to grow in an innovative, safe, environmentally responsible and profitable manner for the long-term benefit of our stakeholders.
  • Our STRATEGY is to take a differentiated approach to the exploration and production of cost-advantaged hydrocarbons through innovation, technology, optimization, continuous improvement and relentless focus on costs to deliver top-tier, long-term returns.


Apache is proud to have been named a Top Workplace in Houston and is one of the world’s most admired companies by Fortune. Our global team is brought together by a shared sense of ownership, team of teams approach and the knowledge that best answers win.

Apache believes in a culture that encourages everyone to bring their unique perspective and background to work every day and to know that their voice is valued and respected.

Apache provides a challenging and rewarding work environment, supported by a premier total compensation package that includes competitive base salaries and benefits along with performance-driven incentives.

For additional information about Apache, please visit:

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Position Description & Duties:

We are seeking an experienced and energetic Reservoir Engineering Technician to join our team. This person will report through the Reservoir Engineering Function and provide support to the Asset Teams.

Position Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Provide and manage data from internal and external applications and software including IHS Enerdeq, Enervus (DrillingInfo), PDS Energy, and WellView;
  • Provide quality control and assurance for well, technical, and economic data;
  • Design and maintain reports and graphs to facilitate data analysis using Spotfire and Excel;
  • Maintain engineering databases;
  • Maintain and enhance SQL Server databases, data collation and manipulation, and defining data workflows;
  • Identify and implement process improvements related to existing and new technician specific workflows;
  • Provide user support for technical applications and software including ARIES, OFM, Sahara, Harmony, Spotfire, Access and Excel;
  • Coordinate with other departments as necessary to acquire information or report data or activities; and
  • Provide support as needed for new reserve bookings.

Preferred & Minimum Requirements:

  • BS degree from accredited college or university;
  • 5+ yrs Reservoir Engineering Technician experience with E&P Company;
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work well with multi-disciplinary team;
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and consistently meet project deadlines;
  • Must be detail oriented;
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills;
  • Desire to learn new technology and systems;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; must be able to effectively communicate project workflows or analyses to team;
  • Experience using database and engineering software, including ARIES, WellView, OFM, Sahara, Harmony, Spotfire, SQL Server, Access and Excel; and
  • Enersight experience a plus.

Core Values & Leadership Attributes

The successful candidate will lead by example through the embodiment of, and by embracing, Apache's Core Values and Leadership Attributes:

  • Core Values:
    • Expect top performance & innovation;
    • Seek relentless improvements in all facets;
    • Invest in our greatest asset, our people;
    • Foster a contrarian spirit;
    • Drive to succeed with a sense of urgency;
    • Safety is not negotiable & will not be compromised;
    • Conduct our business with honesty & integrity;
    • Treat our stakeholders with respect & dignity; and
    • We derive benefit from the earth & take our environmental responsibility seriously.
  • Leadership Attributes:
    • Responsible irreverence;
    • Focus on team accomplishments over personal gain;
    • Decisive, invested, committed;
    • Safety is not negotiable & will not be comprised;
    • Fire in the belly;
    • Lead by example, be an ambassador for Apache’s values;
    • Sees the big picture, translates into action;
    • Sound judgement and emotional maturity;
    • Best answers win;
    • Working managers; and
    • Effective communicators.

Apache Statement on Hiring

To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to base all employment-related decisions and actions exclusively on employment-related criteria. To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to provide broad dissemination of job opportunities, as consistent with the nature of the positions. To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to review its employment-related policies and actions on a regular basis to ensure that their application is consistent with their intent.


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