Company: Vida Energy
Skills: Maintenance Engineer, Maintenance Technician
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Competitive Salary, Accommodation & Benefits
Location: Dammam, 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.

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 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.

'Are seeking an experienced Gas Turbine maintenance Technician with a solid hands-on experience in gas turbines maintenance practices including Major Inspection (MI), Hot Gas Path Inspection (HGPI), Combustion Inspection (CI), planned inspections and forced outages. Selected candidate will be responsible to 

  • Supervise  assigned fleet of gas turbines periodic inspections
  • Inspect all the required capital and consumable spare parts , tools and resources required to ensure on time, safe and successful outages
  • Ensure compliance with all applicable safety rules

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

  • Mechanical Engineering Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of 15 years' experience in maintenance, repair and overhaul of gas turbines and its auxiliary equipment such as gearboxes, torque convertors, pumps and valves
  • Knowledge and experience in rotating equipment operation and maintenance
  • Technical reports writing capabilities
  • Knowledge of gas turbine auxiliary  and accessories systems, instrumentations, control and electrical systems

Responsibilities include;

  • Supervise planned and unplanned inspections of Heavy Industrial Gas Turbines such as borescope inspection, combustion inspection (CI), hot gas path (HGPI) and major inspection (MI)
  • Work closely with contractor crew, OEM and  end users during outages
  • Review inspection work scope and all the required spare parts and tools for the outage
  • Track outages readiness
  • Prepare Job Safety Analysis for all the outage critical activities
  • Review Job Execution and quality control plans
  • Review contractor Inspection Reports
  • Support gas turbines Troubleshooting , investigation during startup