Title:  Electrical Engineer

Job Req ID:  575

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 Engineering specialized in Medium Voltage and Low Voltage Electrical Systems to join South Ghawar Gas Producing Department (SGGPD).

The organization handles Medium voltage, all Low Voltage and DC Electrical systems related issues associated with gas producing facilities including Gas Compression Plants.

The engineer is expected to lead, monitor the efforts in troubleshooting and investigations and determining the root causes of failures for several types of Electrical system related equipment such as MV and LV Switchgears and MCCs, LV Transformer, DC system component, power panels, field LV loads and etc. In addition, the engineer is expected to have full knowledge and experience in analyzing, surveying and reporting organization’s Electrical systems.

Key Responsibilities

You will be required to perform the following:

Provide day-to-day technical support to operations and maintenance to troubleshoot Electrical system related issues.

Develop, evaluate and review Electrical system engineering design for reliability enhancements and required modifications/upgrades.

Lead Electrical system failures and trips investigation and produce the associated reports.

Develop and maintain the reliability reports for Electrical systems.

Review the equipment historical data and conduct obsolescence and retrofitting studies.

Develop and review Electrical system design packages.

Minimum Requirements

As a successful candidate, you

Hold a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering.

Have a minimum of 10 years experience in Oil & Gas industry operating facilities.

Are able to develop design packages and conduct studies related to MV and LV Electrical systems.

Can propose and deploy Electrical systems improvement technologies/solutions and innovative ideas.

Must have Fundamental Engineering (FE) license and recommended to have a Professional Engineer (P.E.) license.

Have the knowledge of international standards and best practices such as NEC, IEC, ANSI, etc.

Are recommended to have a membership with internationally recognized technical societies.

Have comprehensive knowledge and practical experience in Electrical systems design, maintenance, assessments, studies, investigations, analysis, and optimization, troubleshooting, producing detailed reports and developing sound technical evaluations.

Have knowledge in Electrical equipment shop and field repairs/maintenance.

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.

Country/Region:  SA