Electrical Engineer

Saudi Aramco

Saudi Arabia

Ref: KP658-162

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 an Electrical Engineer to join our Global Manufacturing Organization within our Technical Support team.

The technical support team is a multi-disciplinary organization with interface to technical, and in some cases business, support requirements for our Global Manufacturing Admin Area. Its function caters mainly to the technical needs across our Global Manufacturing Operating facilities.

Your primary role will be to handle electrical engineering aspects. This will include the development of plans and processes to ensure facilities electrical equipment and systems throughout its lifecycle to reduce safety, environmental and economic risk, whilst maintaining compliance with all applicable codes and standards. You will also be responsible for providing technical support on high priority electrical issues.

Key Responsibilities

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

Develop and maintain lifecycle management program and database for critical electrical equipment.

Manage and maintain the corporate arc flash hazard mitigation program and conduct audits.

Provide technical expertise and participate failure investigations to capture the outcome share with other facilities to eliminate recurring electrical equipment failures.

Manage the Cogeneration assets performance and lead the technical programs, studies and assessments.


Minimum Requirements

You must hold a Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering.

You should have a minimum of 12 years' experience in refining/petrochemical industries.

Familiarity with electrical maintenance and troubleshooting practices for industrial electrical systems is essential.

You should have previous experience with specification, application and maintenance up to 15kV class electrical equipment.

Knowledge of power generation (cogeneration), power distribution and power automation is preferred.

Experience performing electrical power system studies utilizing ETAP modeling is preferred.

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.

Job Alerts by Email
  • Personalised updates on latest career opportunities
  • Insights on hiring and employment activity in your industry
  • Typically sent twice a month
Electrical Engineer salaries in Saudi Arabia

Average monthly compensation
SAR 9,500

Breakdown available for industries, cities and years of experience