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Senior Production Engineer

Senior Production Engineer

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Reporting into the Manager, Facilities and Integrity, you will be responsible for monitoring and optimizing production, ensure compliance to regulatory requirements and work collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary team to solve problems and promote continuous improvement.


  • BSc in Engineering or C.E.T;
  • Minimum of 5 years related & progressive production engineering experience;
  • Positive attitude and team player – excels as part of a multi-disciplinary collaborative team; 
  • Experience in unconventional resource development and tight gas resource plays will be considered a strong asset;
  • Experience in optimization of horizontal gas wells will be considered a strong asset;
  • Artificial lift design– experienced in well optimization, gas lift, plunger lift, rod pumping and well design;
  • Data analysis – proficient in screening and handling data from multiple discrete sources, for example ClearSCADA, ProdView, Spotfire and GeoScout;
  • Economic analysis – familiar with basic methods of economic analysis and experience using ValNav;
  • Commitment to responsible development & technical excellence, demonstrated through HSE performance, innovation and continuous improvement;
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills and the ability to prepare and deliver technical presentations and reports will be considered a strong asset;
  • Excellent problem solving skills, willing to take appropriate risk, and; 
  • Familiarity with the BC Oil and Gas Commission regulations and requirements.


  • Reviewing and analyzing the daily/weekly/monthly production reports, and managing monthly updates to the Production Forecast;
  • Ensuring the accuracy and completeness of the production data contained in the company databases, and ensuring its accessibility;
  • Provide wellsite operations support;
  • Identify and minimize production losses (with the well operations and engineering support);
  • Work closely with third party service providers to evaluate production enhancement technologies;
  • Provide production engineering expertise within a multi-disciplinary team to monitor, analyze and optimize well production;
  • Collaborate with both Field Operations and Engineering to ensure adequate field surveillance and production data integrity;
  • Plan and manage new well start-ups;
  • Identify and recommend new technologies to improve process;
  • Support Engineering teams in optimization of associated facilities;
  • Responsible for well related regulatory requirements & compliance; 
  • Act as technical resource and provide support and direction, where required, to field operations and other disciplines within the team, and;
  • Provide mentorship to junior engineers.



Empowering Work Environment
Canbriam values a respectful and supportive work environment, and empowers employees to take appropriate risks to create shareholder value.


Vibrant Culture
We’re working to create a culture where people have a clear understanding of their role and what’s expected of them, and are recognized and rewarded for a job well done.


Valued Employee Contribution
We strive to create an environment that people enjoy coming to every day knowing their work matters and is contributing to the company’s objectives and priorities.


Healthy & Safe Workplace
An environment that promotes a healthy and safe workplace, respects and supports personal wellness, and provides time off to recharge and feel renewed.