Title:  Engineer

Job Req ID:  5531

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 experienced Mechanical Engineer to work under Hawiyah Gas Storage Development (HGSD).  As a Sr. Engineer, you will lead troubleshooting to identify the root causes of failures for several types of rotating equipment such as gas compressors, air compressors, pumps, gearboxes, motors, etc.  In addition, you are expected to have full knowledge and experience machinery vibration analysis in addition to other reliability practices (predictive maintenance, lubrication, etc).  You will also provide technical support relating to plant processes, equipment performance and reliability, energy efficiency, safety, cost savings, innovation and new technology applications. Additionally, you will provide technical review and support to plant modifications and equipment upgrade.

HGSD process hydrocarbons at the highest standards of safety, reliability, efficiency and in an environmentally responsible way through empowered competent teams and using state of the art technologies.

Key Responsibilities

You will be expected to be able to perform the following:

Provide day-to-day technical support to operations and maintenance to troubleshoot rotating equipment related issues.

Develop, evaluate and review rotating equipment engineering design for reliability enhancements and required modifications/upgrades.

Lead rotating equipment failures and trips investigation and produce the associated reports.

Develop and maintain the reliability reports for rotating equipment.

Review the equipment historical data and conducting reliability studies.

Develop and review rotating equipment design packages.

Train, mentor and develop young engineers.

Identify, assess and implement new technologies to enhance process safety, reliability and efficiency.

Minimum Requirements

The successful candidate should hold a Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from a recognized and approved institution.

Minimum of 10 years experience in Oil & Gas industry operating facilities.

Ability to develop design packages and conduct studies related to rotating equipment.

Ability to propose and deploy reliability improvement technologies/solutions and innovative ideas.

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

Knowledge of international standards and best practices such as API, ASME, ANSI, etc.

Preferred to have membership with internationally recognized technical societies.

Comprehensive knowledge and practical experience in rotating equipment design, maintenance, assessments, studies, investigations, analysis, and optimization, troubleshooting, producing detailed reports and developing sound technical evaluations.

Knowledge in rotating 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