Title:  Maintenance Electrical Engineer

Job Req ID:  12431

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.


Saudi Aramco is seeking for multiple postions for an experienced hand on Maintenance Electrical Engineer to work in Mechanical Services Shops Department (MSSD) / Planning and Technical Services Division in Abqaiq, Dhahran and Jeddah. As a motor specialist with experience and knowledge in performing high-level skilled in coil manufacturing and rewinding.  The candidate must have an experience in manufacturing with original equipment manufacturing facility (OEM) such as, ABB, Siemens, WEG, Alstom, and Westinghouse for motor.  In addition, candidate must have extensive experience in Mechanical/Electrical work including troubleshooting, disassembly, reassembly, testing and equipment modification of high voltage Motors.

MSSD has state-of-the-art workshops and facilities that are driven by our most valuable asset, which is the department’s skilled and experienced workforce. Its primary responsibility is to maintain Saudi Aramco’s rotating and stationary equipment. The department plays a vital role in the company as it provides support to all field organizations by maintaining and repairing corporate equipment. Once qualified for the position you will be at the heart of one of the most advanced energy companies around the globe.

Duties and Responsibilities

Provide consultation in all aspects of normal and emergency plant maintenance procedures and standards

Provide technical support to electrical maintenance and machine shop daily operation

Ability to perform a stator rewind, testing and vibration analysis for high voltage electric motor

Support installation, maintenance and repair of electric motor and generator

Troubleshoot, repair, modify existing equipment and Identify cost reductions & process improvements

Introduce the latest technology in repair methodology

Ability to design engineering packages

Provide coaching and knowledge sharing to junior engineers

Participate in vendor/customer exchange meetings to address questions and concerns

Participate in standards value engineering

Assist in Corrective & Preventative Action resolution

Participate in internal or customer equipment drawing reviews 

Provide specialized engineering assistance to the repair units. This may be through the in-house MSSD engineering specialists or from elsewhere in the Saudi Aramco organization

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering with a minimum of Nine years’ hands on experience in Electrical field as stipulated above under position description. Candidate must have the following the field experience requirements.

  1. Experience with electrical equipment with applications in the refining, petrochemical and gas processing industries.
  2. Experience in manufacturing with original high voltage electric Motor equipment manufacturing facility such as, ABB, Siemens, WEG, Alstom, and Westinghouse for motor and generator
  3. Excellent command on English reading and writing.

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