Title:  Diver

Job Req ID:  2040
Description: 

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.

Overview

We are seeking a highly competent Diver, with Offshore Diving Qualification HSE Part 1 and IMCA Diving Supervisor Certification to work for the Marine Department.
The role will involve surveying underwater installations, ships' bottoms, drilling rigs, and platforms to determine necessary repairs.
Perform underwater work, which requires the skills of a welder, pipefitter, rigger and mechanic.
Perform underwater surveillance, which requires the ability to operate inspection equipment and instruments, television equipment, underwater cameras, and to make sketches.
Inspect, maintain and repair diving equipment.

The work schedule will be 42/21 work/vacation relief with company paid travel and vacation.

Key Responsibilities

You will be required to perform the following:

Define scope of work to be accomplished.
Ensure a Saudi Aramco Accepted Work Standard is used for the type of job performed and use same to give the estimated work duration to the user department.
Inspect in-progress and completed work for compliance with Saudi Aramco Engineering Work Scope requirements.
Supervise compliance of the diving work with Saudi Aramco or recognized authorities safety and loss prevention instructions at Saudi Aramco installations above or below water. This includes safety equipment as well as required work permits.
Report daily work progress to the Marine Underwater Inspection & Repair Unit Supervisor or Senior Diving Inspector, against the Work Standard and explain exceptions.
Critique and report job completion defining problem areas with recommendations for improvement.
Liaison with the Saudi Aramco User Departments regarding confirmation of Worksite Availability for Subsea Activities, Materials Dispatch and issuance of Permits to Work to ensure that correct procedures are followed and that questionable findings are highlighted.
Maintain communication with the onshore Underwater Inspection and Repair Unit to resolve technical matters.
Report specific job related performance of contract.

Assess Saudi Aramco divers after the completion of each diving assignment. Recommend areas for development of the individual and comment on strengths, which can be utilized to improve job times.
Train other divers in fields required to become Diving Inspectors as outlined in this job description.
Develop methods, techniques, equipment, special tools, and devices necessary for performance of a difficult diving job.
Prepare emergency response procedure when required and train divers in dry runs as necessary prior to any unusual or emergency response.
Conduct Diving Contractor on-hire and interim inspections of personnel and equipment.
Conduct Saudi Aramco Marine Department vessel inspections and audited drills onboard diving support vessels.

Minimum Requirements

As the successful candidate you will hold an Offshore Diving Qualification HSE Part 1 or IMCA equivalent.
IMCA Diving Supervisor Certification.
You will have a minimum of 10 years of experience in offshore diving, 2 years of which is as a Diving Supervisor in the Oil and Gas Industry.
Valid Offshore Diving Medical and Basic First Aid Certificates recognized by IMCA and/or Saudi Aramco.
Total command in oral and written English. 
Computer literate.

 

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