Ref: KP658-780

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Aramco energizes the world economy.

Aramco occupies a unique position in the global energy industry. We are the world's largest producer of hydrocarbons (oil and gas), with the lowest upstream carbon intensity of any major producer.

With our significant investment in technology and infrastructure, we strive to maximize the value of the energy we produce for the world along with a commitment to enhance Aramco's value to society.

Headquartered in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and with offices around the world, we combine market discipline with a generations' spanning view of the future, born of our nine decades experience as responsible stewards of the Kingdom's vast hydrocarbon resources. This responsibility has driven us to deliver significant societal and economic benefits to not just the Kingdom, but also to a vast number of communities, economies, and countries that rely on the vital and reliable energy that we supply.

We are one of the most profitable companies in the world, as well as amongst the top five global companies by market capitalization.


We are seeking a civil engineer to work with Saudi Aramco Global Manufacturing Excellence experience in civil and structure engineering to join the Global Manufacturing Support Department (GMSD).

The GMSD is a multidisciplinary organization with interface to technical, and in some cases business, support requirements for Global Manufacturing Admin Area and Saudi Aramco Affiliates. GMSD's function caters mainly to the technical needs of Global Manufacturing and operating facilities management and drives the performance of operating facilities in executing corporate programs and initiatives towards operational excellence and value creation.

Your primary role is to provide civil/structural engineering support to Saudi Aramco Global Manufacturing affiliates that includes troubleshooting, investigations and provide technical supports for running HC facilities.

Key Responsibilities

As the successful candidate you will be required to perform the following:

Perform field troubleshooting as requested.

Provide support to major T&Is and emergency plant shutdowns.

Provide support to maintenance support organizations by developing repair procedures or just simply follow up on-going repairs.

Provide proposals for repairs or avail any idea that can come up from the execution team from a technical stand point.

Provide engineering support to repair deteriorated concrete foundations and corroded steel structures.

Review detailed drawings and material specifications from the Layout Group for steel structure modifications as requested by maintenance.

Participate in HAZOP reviews.

Perform structural calculations in accordance with AISC and company standards, to determine if an existing steel structure can safely support increases in load, and provide recommendations to strengthen the structure when required.

Perform calculations in accordance with ACI and company standards, to determine if an existing foundation can continue to safely support a load based on concrete in a deteriorated condition, and provide recommendations to repair the foundation when required.

Carry out technical assessments of all the miscellaneous items, example: roof waterproofing membranes, joint sealants, anchor bolts, structural bolts, coatings, etc.

Perform structural calculations to determine where temporary supports are required during construction and any other structural modification as requested.

Provide detailed repair procedures to close out inspection work sheets.

Develop in-house detailed design packages to modify facilities, such as buildings (offices, PIB, control rooms, substations, etc.), equipment supports structures and foundations. Typically, a field survey is conducted to gather data and formulate a safe, constructible, and economically viable solution for the project. A typical package includes: the scope of work, steel framing layout, connection details, foundation size and reinforcing steel arrangement, material takeoff, and sequence of construction.

Review and approve from a technical standpoint all quotations received, as requested by maintenance when deemed necessary.

Perform civil/structural reviews and provide comments to foundation layout, equipment support schemes, buildings, steel and concrete material specification, specialty items specification, structural calculation, constructability, etc.

Evaluate safety suggestions and provide technical review comments along with recommendations.

Perform technical evaluation and feasibility assessment of employees' suggestions.


Minimum Requirements

You must hold a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering.

You should have a minimum of 10 years' experience in the Oil/Gas Industry as a civil engineer (running facilities)

Knowledge of the international standards and codes AISC, ACI and API (especially API-936) is essential.

Working environment

Our high-performing employees are drawn by the challenging and rewarding professional, technical and industrial opportunities we offer, and are remunerated accordingly.

At Aramco, our people work on truly world-scale projects, supported by investment in capital and technology that is second to none. And because, as a global energy company, we are faced with addressing some of the world's biggest technical, logistical and environmental challenges, we invest heavily in talent development.

We have a proud history of educating and training our workforce over many decades. Employees at all levels are encouraged to improve their sector-specific knowledge and competencies through our workforce development programs - one of the largest in the world.

About the Company

Saudi Aramco is an integrated global energy enterprise. The company markets and exports crude oil, petroleum products, natural gas liquids and sulfur. It also ships crude oil worldwide through an affiliated company and participates in petroleum refining and marketing activities at home and abroad. Its overseas affiliates are in the United States, Egypt, the Philippines, the Republic of Korea and Japan.

Saudi Aramco's subsidiaries span the globe, with offices in Houston, Washington, New York, London, Leiden, Dubai, Singapore, Beijing, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Seoul.

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Civil Engineer salaries in Saudi Arabia

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