Maintenance Engineer

Saudi Aramco

Saudi Arabia

Ref: KP658-45

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 Maintenance Engineer to join our Global Manufacturing Support Department (GMSD).

The GMSD is responsible for providing the technical consultations, operational support and troubleshooting, benchmarking, building strategies, business planning, and conducting assessment in the areas of safety and environmental compliance, cyber security, advance process control and optimizations, energy and electrical efficiency, process engineering, reliability and maintenance, operational excellence etc. GMSD is also instrumental to the implementation of digital transformation program of Saudi Aramco.

Your primary role will be to develop and coordinate maintenance programs, procedures and systems throughout the Maintenance activity and appraises the effectiveness of their application. You will plan, schedule and assure completion of assigned maintenance work for a given maintenance area or maintenance function.

Key Responsibilities

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

Develop maintenance processes in line with TPRM such as preventive maintenance, organization, worker level job structure, manpower utilization and construction equipment requirements and utilization. Appraises and prepares reports on the effectiveness of such processes.

Assists the line Maintenance organizations in the implementation of approved programs such TPRM by furnishing information, authoritative interpretation, operating pilot runs, conducting training sessions and analyzing accountability and progress reports.

Leads a team which is responsible for field-wide planning, scheduling execution of all major T&Is. Develop maintenance programs for preventive maintenance, scheduling of equipment and manpower, requirements for new equipment and review technical aspects of budgets and accountability.

Consults with and advises operating personnel to determine maintenance requirements and establish priorities for maintenance work. Recommends work which can be economically assigned to contractor organizations and develops scope of work.

Reports to concerned Maintenance Supervisor on quality and quantity of workmanship and adherence to standards within assigned areas and recommends improved work methods. Recommends and justifies the use of overtime to meet scheduled project completions.

Ensures that periodic maintenance is performed in accordance with vendor recommendations and Aramco procedures and that maintenance logs and records are maintained. Reviews Project Proposals to assure that maintenance aspects are considered in final design

Review the MIR and investigate to determine causes for variation between Target and Actual and makes recommendations leading to improvement of Performance.


Minimum Requirements

As the successful candidate your will hold a bachelor degree in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering

You will have a minimum of 10 years' work experience in refining

Special Field of Experience: practical knowledge and experience in maintenance methods and practices specially in the oil refining business.

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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Maintenance Engineer salaries in Saudi Arabia

Average monthly compensation
SAR 9,500

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