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Automation & Control Engineer

Electrical Industries Company (EIC)

Dammam, Saudi Arabia

Ref: OP014-23

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Testing and commercial activities related to Power System Protection, Automation & Control (including SCADA/RTU/Power Monitoring System/PLC) like Automation Project Estimation, Engineering & Design, Protection / Control IEDs & Network configuration, interfacing, HMI & System Integration, Testing & Commissioning including FAT / iFAT & SAT, troubleshooting, preparation of procedures, coordination of activities and related documentation.

Direct work experience of minimum 3 years in the field related to (1) Power System Protection covering programming / Testing & Commissioning of Protection, Control & Metering IEDs, and/or (2) Power System Automation & Control, covering Protection & Control IEDs, Power Monitoring System, SCADA/RTU/PLC & HMI, Communication configuration & interfacing of network devices (routers, ethernet switches, gateways, Servers). and/or (3) Certified Professional in application software, database, network administration, installation and configuration of LAN/WAN/ATM.


• Technical and commercial knowledge related to Power System Protection, Automation & Control), including various communication protocols (Modbus, DNP, IEC 61850, etc) application software of HMI/SCADA solutions & system/device configuration.
• BS/BE/BTech Electrical / Electronics & Communication Engineering.
• Certified professional courses (like CCNA, CCNP, MCP, MCTS, etc) in application software, Database/Network administration, installation and configuration of LAN/WAN/ATM.

About the Company

Electrical Industries Company (EIC) is a holding company that provides a diversified electrical products and services to customers in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Middle East. EIC is the owner company of “The Saudi Transformers Co.” popularly known as STC and “Wahah Electric Supply Company of Saudi Arabia” otherwise known as WESCOSA.

The Saudi Transformers Company (STC) was established in 1982 under licensing agreement with CG Power Systems BELGIUM, a leading transformer manufacturer in the world. STC is producing Distribution Transformers, Package Substations and Low Voltage panels of a wide variety and is a major supplier of transformers and sub-stations to commercial, residential and industrial sectors in the region.

Wahah Electric Supply Company of Saudi Arabia (WESCOSA), established in 1976, is a renowned pioneer manufacturer of wide range of electrical distribution products such as: Distribution Transformers, Power transformers up to 20MVA ranging up to 69kV class, LV/MV Switchgear LV/MV Motor Control Centers and other electrical equipments. WESCOSA is recognized and preferred by the industries in Saudi Arabia for its technical competencies, product reliability and its ability to test and commission all its supplies which give WESCOSA a value added feature to carry out its projects.

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Engineer salaries in Saudi Arabia

Average monthly compensation
SAR 9,000

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