Company: Saudi Aramco
Skills: Mechanical Engineering, Rotating Equipment
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Dhahran, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia
No location/work authorization restrictions found.


Position Description

Saudi Aramco, long known for its leadership in Oil and Gas exploration, production, and refining, is seeking experienced professionals to join our growing Gas producing sector. Unconventional Resources (UR) is expanding rapidly to meet the defined Unconventional Gas to meet the local demands, and achieving them cost-effectively and safely. UR is growing into seven departments/divisions, where UR Operations department/division is a key to meet the UR goals.

The UR Operations is responsible to operate all the surface facilities which include the field wells and processing facilities where their 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. The hiring is required to meet the significant increase in the operation activity level, it is estimated to have more than 270KM pipeline, 520KM flow line and five processing facilities scattered in different geographical locations

Saudi Aramco/UR is looking to appoint a Mechanical/Rotating Equipment Engineer to lead the mechanical design review, follow the construction and leading the commissioning and testing activities for the new shale gas facilities. 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
Minimum Requirements

As a successful candidate you should hold a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university, MS is preferred. A Professional Engineer (P.E.) or Chartered Engineer (C.Eng.) license or registration will be desirable but is not essential

You must have a minimum of 10 years of experience in the industrial operation facility, Shale gas facility is preferred. Also, has 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

You will have an experience with creating/modifying PFDs, and P&IDs . and 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. and experience with rotating equipment and piping field Installation, Commissioning and testing

You will have strong written and oral communication skills. 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 have the 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.

You will have experience in specifying piping and equipment layout

Capable of communicating with multidiscipline engineers to complete projects

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. Person whom others, at all levels, will seek out for advice and counsel.

You will also be able to work effectively with the minimum of supervision on relatively unstructured tasks.
Duties and Responsibilities

You will be required to perform the following:

Provide day-to-day technical support to the Operation 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 Designs packages for new facilities

Participate on the testing & 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

Conduct failure analysis and provide recommendations for failed rotating equipment

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 interacts with other professionals in various company organizations involved in capital planning.