Process Safety Engineer

Saudi Aramco

Saudi Arabia

Ref: KP658-656

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 Process Safety Engineer to join our Global Manufacturing Excellence Organization within our Manufacturing Technical Support Division team.

The Manufacturing Technical Support Division 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 of GM Operating facilities.

Your primary role will be to handle process safety engineering aspects. This will include ensuring safety management compliance and improving safety of multiple operating facilities from Global Manufacturing Admin Area. You will also be responsible for providing technical support on high priority process safety engineering and management issues.

Key Responsibilities

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

Ensure safety compliance of each operating facilities.

Develop and maintain safety Policy, documents and procedures.

Work with refinery teams to identify Process Hazard Analysis opportunities and make recommendations to achieve more safe operations.

Analyze and monitor refinery Management OF Change (MOC) use on daily basis and conduct MOC audits.

Monitor refinery Process Safety Event Reporting and Evaluation.

Conduct jobsite observation, field inspections to collect data for process safety analyses.

Conduct internal benchmarking studies among the oil and gas refineries.

Organize technical exchange workshops among the oil and gas refineries Develop and deliver training material to promote process safety awareness among refinery personnel.


Minimum Requirements

You must hold a Bachelor degree in Chemical Engineering.

You should have a minimum of 15 years' experience in refining /oil and gas plants /petrochemical industries.

You must be able to demonstrate efficiency in the codes and standards in the oil and gas industry, i.e., API, BS, ISO, ASME, ANSI, IEC, ISA, IEEE, etc.

You should have Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills in the field of process safety engineering.

You should have working knowledge of oil/gas-related plant processes.

You should have familiarity with development of process safety roadmap, and setting targets of safety key performance indicators.

You should have strong data collection and data analytic experience to improve safety concern and advise for better safety performance.

Strong management and coordination skills.

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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Safety Engineer salaries in Saudi Arabia

Average monthly compensation
SAR 8,000

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