Job description / Role
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 Environmental /Chemical engineer to join the GHG Emissions Management Division (GEMD) of Green Energy and Environmental Policy Department.
The GEMD is responsible for providing the Corporate GHG emissions inventory with the aim to account, report and track accurately GHG emissions from Company's operations, supporting Company's sustainability reporting to internal and external stakeholders and is use to inform public reporting, aid participation in mandatory and voluntary GHG programs. GEMD is responsible in leading Company's decarbonization efforts in achieving GHG reduction targets for the year 2035, Company's ambition to reduce GHG emissions from our operations, and achieve a net zero GHG emissions footprint by 2050 across our wholly-owned operated assets.
The Environmental / Chemical engineer will provide high level consultations to support Company strategies and policies in Greenhouse Gas (GHG) and Climate related aspects. Candidate shall oversee the development and implementation of the Corporate GHG protocol, and lead new technologies or research initiatives in the field of GHG reduction and challenges related to climate changes aspects. Engineer will also be supporting facility operations, assessing new environmental technologies for Saudi Aramco applications, updating Saudi Aramco engineering standards and procedures, leading environmental audits, reviewing project designs.
Duties & Responsibilities
- Provide high level consultations to support Company strategies and policies in Greenhouse Gas (GHG) management and Decarbonization.
- Oversee the development and implementation of the Corporate GHG protocol, and lead new technologies or research initiatives in the field of GHG emissions reduction, including methane.
- Support the professional development of young Saudi engineers in areas related to environmental assessment, management, and technologies.
- Develop business goals and identify GHG reduction opportunities,
- Evaluate climate change GHGs emissions pathways and energy outlooks,
- Perform research tasks of significant technical complexity, as well as developing and implementing innovative and creative technical solutions.
- Interact with government and international entities pertaining to climate change reporting mechanisms.
- Support facility operations in GHG minimization efforts,
- Assess and deploy new GHG emissions mitigation technologies for Saudi Aramco operations
- Update Saudi Aramco engineering standards and procedures, leading environmental audits,
- Review project designs and decarbonization impact assessments studies and roadmaps
- A Bachelors degree in Environmental of Chemical engineering from a recognized and approved program. An advanced degree is preferred.
- Minimum of 10 years experience in GHG management including experience in GHG accounting, reporting, and assurance engagements in the Energy sector, preferable in the Oil and Gas Industry.
Knowledge and expertise of:
- World Resources Institute (WRI) GHG Gas Protocol (accounting and reporting standard)
- ISO 14064-1
- IPIECA/API/OGP Petroleum industry guidelines for reporting greenhouse gas emissions
- participation in mandatory or voluntary GHG reporting programs (i.e. EU ETS, US EPA GHGRP, CDP).
- Proven experience in establishing and managing GHG emissions management programs at a corporate level, and support reporting requirements related to Climate Change and GHG emissions for Corporate Sustainability reports.
- Excellent English communication skills to produce technically-sound reports and presentations.
- Fundamentals of Engineering, Professional Engineering, Chartered Engineer, or equivalent certification is highly desirable.
- Participation in International or National committees related to GHG and Climate Change (i.e.: IPCC, UNFCC) and relevant publications is desirable.
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.