Skills: Mechanical Engineering, Rotating Equipment
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Saudi Arabia
Req Number: 18799BR
We are seeking a Mechanical/Rotating Equipment Engineer to join our Unconventional Resources Operation Department.
The Unconventional Resources Operation Department is responsible for operating all the surface facilities, which include the field wells and processing facilities.
Your primary role will be to operate the well manifolds, provide field services, maintain the facility and reduce the equipment down time, perform the PM activities, provide maintenance services in addition of providing all the technical engineering and inspection activities.
You will also lead the mechanical design review, follow the construction and lead the commissioning and testing activities for the new shale gas facilities.
As the successful candidate you will hold a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from an accredited university. A master's degree is preferred.
A Professional Engineer (P.E.) or Chartered Engineer (C.Eng.) license or registration will be desirable but is not essential.
You will have at least 10 years of experience in the industrial operation facility; a shale gas facility is preferred. You should also have a good knowledge of the modular skids mounted unit.
You must have a working knowledge of industry codes and standards, such as ASME and API, such as API-STD-610 and API-STD-617.
You will have experience with creating/modifying PFDs, and P&IDs.
You will have experience with troubleshooting and major repair of oil and gas rotating equipment, such as air compressors, pumps and diesel generators.
You will have experience in creating schematics and piping diagrams.
You will have experience with rotating equipment and piping field installation, commissioning and testing.
You will have experience in specifying piping and equipment layout.
You will have a thorough understanding of plant operations, process technologies, supply and product logistics, business drivers, cost drivers, and feedstock sensitivities. In addition, you will have a detailed understanding of product properties, customer applications and requirements.
You must also demonstrate the ability to work with multidisciplinary teams producing reports, studies and presentations that are pivotal in shaping management's decisions.
You should be capable of communicating with multidiscipline engineers to complete projects.
You should have proven ability to communicate effectively with management at all levels within the organization. Capable of spotting and reconciling conflicting views and interests among different parts of the organization.
Strong written and oral communication skills are a must. You will be able to communicate what are frequently complex technical, economic and commercial concepts in a clear and succinct manner to individuals and groups from diverse professional backgrounds.
You will be a hands-on person who will immediately command the professional respect of others who possess long-time practical experience of working in or serving the industry and be a person whom others, at all levels, will seek out for advice and counsel.
You should be able to work effectively with the minimum of supervision on relatively unstructured tasks.
Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following:
Provide day-to-day technical support to Operations and Maintenance to troubleshoot and fix rotating equipment and mechanical systems.
Develop the engineering designs packages for the new installation and upgrade projects.
Review project proposals and detailed design packages for new facilities .
Participate on the testing and commissioning of the new facilities and turnaround and inspection (T&I).
Update and maintain engineering documentation and drawings.
Analyze system performance and find solution for energy saving.
Ensure quality, cost effective and timely solutions to any upgrade.
Test and pilot new technologies.
Ensure full HSE compliance.
Report and analyze key performance indices.
Make recommendations for technical/economic optimization of existing facilities.
Lead feasibility/profitability studies for new facilities.
Contribute to business unit strategy.
Assist in the training, development and mentoring of younger staff.
Provide analysis, evaluation and interpretation in support of projects, processes, and financing related to Saudi Aramco capital investment decisions.
Maintain and expand on contacts within the industry.
Regularly interact with other professionals in various company organizations involved in capital planning and economic analysis.
Saudi Aramco's Exploration & Producing (E&P) business line oversees the world's largest reserves of conventional crude oil, and the fourth-largest reserves of natural gas. The Company's reserves portfolio include Ghawar, the world's largest onshore oil field, and Safaniya, the largest offshore field. Company geologists are actively seeking additional reserves in many areas of the Kingdom, offshore in the Gulf and the Red Sea and onshore in the deserts and mountains. Petroleum engineers and earth scientists in E&P work with cutting-edge technology to manage and produce these reserves, including 3D visualization, reservoir simulation and remote geosteering of multilateral wells. The Company's Exploration and Petroleum Engineering Center, or EXPEC, is home to one of the industry's most powerful computer centers. Research and development into subsurface upstream technology is conducted at the EXPEC Advanced Research Center. For more than two decades in a row, Saudi Aramco has been ranked the No. 1 oil company in the world by Petroleum Intelligence Weekly, a testament to the dedication and professionalism of the men and women of Exploration & Producing.