Engineering Specialist

Saudi Aramco

Saudi Arabia

Ref: KP658-533

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.

Job Purpose

As a recognized company expert in his/her field of engineering discipline, incumbent provides professional advice and guidance regarding operational processes, equipment or techniques, facility designs and solutions to unusual operating and maintenance problems. Looks for ways to introduce new technology to enhance company profitability and productivity. Responsible for maintaining and incorporating new cost-effective solutions in design through Saudi Aramco Engineering Standards and Design Best Practices. Represents Saudi Aramco in dealings with vendors, manufacturers and/or design firms where expert engineering advice in his/her expertise is required.


DUTY1 / effort % (020)
Provides expert advice and assistance to Company organizations, outside vendors, manufacturers, and design firms on matters relating to his/her area of expertise.

DUTY2 / effort % (020)
Originates and carries out engineering studies to determine potential problems and remedies to existing problems, resolve complex technical problems, increase revenue, optimize processes, protect the environment, or improve safety.

DUTY3 / effort % (010)
Develops and maintains Saudi Aramco Engineering Standards and Design Best Practices, Design Manuals or other documentation to enhance company profitability, safety and productivity.

DUTY4 / effort % (010)
Evaluates and introduces new technologies to help the Company achieve Best in Class positions in the company business.

DUTY5 / effort % (010)
Reviews and evaluates the capabilities of vendors and contractors to determine their acceptability to perform major services to Saudi Aramco.
Acts as Aramco's representative in dealings with vendors and manufacturers pertaining to his/her field of experience.

DUTY6 / effort % (010)
Works on or with Task Forces assigned to investigate incidents or solve specific problems.
Undertakes special assignments requiring extensive technical experience and discretion when dealing with outside organizations.

DUTY7 / effort % (010)
Promotes a learning environment and continuous development to improve expert status within his/her specialty. Acts as a mentor to junior engineers. Conducts seminars, presents case studies, and writes papers for peer-reviewed journals on engineering studies and projects he/she has overseen.

DUTY8 / effort % (010)
Participates in local and international technical societies to serve the company interest.


Education & Experience Requirements

Educational Level : Bachelors
Degree Title : Bachelor of Science
Discipline Title : Engineering

Minimum Years of Experience :12


Title : Endorsed by ES Spec Dev Prog Board or Aprvd by CE
Req./Pref. : Required
Comments-Nature of Cert./License Relations: Endorsed by Engineering Services Specialist Development Program Board or Approv

Title : Principle & Practice of Engineering (PE)
Req./Pref. : 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.

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Engineer salaries in Saudi Arabia

Average monthly compensation
SAR 12,500

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