Company: Vida Energy
Skills: Electrical Engineering
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Competitive Salary, Accommodation & Benefits
Location: London, England, United Kingdom

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.

Authorized to work in: United Kingdom


Vida Energy are working in partnership with the largest oil company in Saudi Arabia and are currently recruiting for a number of Electrical Engineers from a Generator/Gas Turbine background. The roles will be on a 12 month fixed contract based in various locations throughout the Kingdom.

The recruitment process for the roles requires a very quick turnaround, CVs are being shortlisted by the end of September and face to face interviews for successful applicants are to be held in London, UK in October 2019 (dates TBC) and if offered a contract, you would be required to travel within 45 days. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for one of the largest companies in Saudi Arabia where you will be rewarded with a tax free salary, accommodation and transport benefits.

'An experienced Generator Electrical Engineer with in-depth knowledge of GE, Siemens and Westinghouse electrical generator operation and maintenance practices in addition to hands-on experience in generator control, excitation, electrical and protection systems. Candidate should process a practical experience in generators major, minor and robotic inspections and testing as well as solid experience in all gas turbine and generator electrical systems, motors and motor control centers'.

To be considered for the role you MUST meet the following criteria;

  • BSc in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum of 10 years' experience in electrical generators, excitation, electrical and protection systems
  • Ability to read and understand  engineering drawings, diagrams, engineering reports, technical information letters and  OEM operation and maintenance manuals
  • Thorough Knowledge of electrical generator auxiliary  and accessories systems, instrumentations, control and electrical systems

Responsibilities include;

  • Work closely with end users to schedule electrical generator for planned inspections
  • Define electrical generators, excitation, electrical and protection systems inspection work scope and identify all the required spare parts and tools for the outage
  • Lead outage planning with end users and contractor and track readiness
  • Prepare Job Safety Analysis for all the outage critical activities
  • Prepare Job Execution and quality control plans
  • Review and approve contractor Inspection Reports
  • Issue a final inspection report to summarize main inspection findings and recommendations.