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.
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
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 & 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.
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.