Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Heavy Machinery Operator
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Competitive
Location: Al Khobar, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

JOB DESCRIPTION (For Saudi Nationals Only)

Operating manufacturing CWS / ESS machinery including, perforating machines, wrapping machines, Automated Lath machines, etc. in accordance with Company's operating procedures.


  • Carrying out machine operations as per company's IMS (Integrated Management System) procedures, work instructions and policies.
  • Ensuring machines are operating at maximum efficiency.
  • Ensuring machines and surrounding areas are kept clean and tidy at all times.
  • Working to all safety procedures and ensuring only authorised personnel are in vicinity of machines.
  • Train and be accountable for loading the correct programmes into the machines for the relevant operations.
  • Train and carry out machine changes to accommodate different spool/screen sizes.
  • Check the correct material rating, quantity, lengths and types are used on each work order.
  • Book direct hours on the ALR system as per requisite work order routings
  • Completing all relevant paperwork to an acceptable standard with accurate and correct information
  • Replacing selected parts on machines and carrying out daily/weekly operator maintenance.
  • Maintain machine tools and equipment in a safe working order .Visually check cutting tools and materials prior to commencing the work and reporting any defects in the materials/tools to production engineer.  
  • Any other delegated responsibilities as instructed by Line Management within the timeframe specified in a safe and efficient manner to meet business requirements, provided the instruction is reasonable and you are capable and deemed competent to fulfil these.
  • Able to read and understand engineering drawing of working piece with tolerance required,
  • Demonstrate a personal commitment to Quality, Health, Safety and the Environment.
  • Apply company, and where appropriate Client Company's, Quality, Health, Safety & Environment Policy and Management Systems.
  • Act in accordance with the Roles and Responsibilities as designated in Document 2-2-EW-GB-EDI-00001
  • Implement area risk assessments and work instructions as per company's HSE procedures.
  • Demonstrate a particularly responsible attitude to Safety in the workplace specific to Ultra High Pressure water jet cutting.


Must be educated to a secondary school level of education. Must be a Saudi National
Preferred: Technical institutes studies


  • Experience in workshop environment.
  • Manufacturing workshop experience including Overhead Crane and Forklift (5 ton min) certification
  • Previous experience of CNC machines is of advantage
  • Water jet cutting experience.
  • Lathe and milling machine experience
  • Demonstrate being able to work on own initiative.
  • Computer literate.
  • Must be able to read / interpret engineering drawings.
  • A responsible and positive attitude towards work environment.
  • Good communication skills and be able to establish good working relationship with fellow colleagues.
  • Must be prepared to work shifts.

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.