Title:  Marine Operations

Job Req ID:  11179

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.

Position Description

Marine Technical Advisor II provides an advanced/higher level of technical expertise and support in resolving complex technical issues related to marine operation. Technical Services include Marine Engineering, application of new technologies, Naval Architecture, new vessel building projects, Port Engineering, vessels repair and maintenance. Work requires application of technical expertise/background in the fields of structure (Naval Architecture), and/or main and auxiliary machinery (Marine Engineering) and/or port facility and operations (Civil Engineering).


Key Responsibilities

  • Analyzes & resolves marine technical engineering & operations problems in any of several

marine categories by evaluating data pertinent to specific problems. Evaluates data as to scope, effect on marine operations, economic value, long range planning & budgetary considerations.


  • Assists in the development of marine design projects, maintenance & repair programs.

 Brings all elements of a marine construction project together in the field & takes corrective action as required to make certain that all elements proceed satisfactorily on schedule and within budget.


  • Acts as an on-site inspector as required. Inspects various marine vessels, facilities and equipment & prepares detailed work scopes for accomplishment during scheduled refits. Recommends new operating methods or physical modifications to improve existing marine craft and dockside facilities.
  • Identifies & integrates classification society & regulatory body requirements into both new building projects & existing vessel modifications. Acts as the operating proponent Septs Rep to ensure the correct & most cost-effective mode of repair (or replacement) for vessels equipment items.
  • Conducts pre and post repair trials of all equipment and accepts the vessel prior to it being placed back in service. Ensures that all necessary repairs/inspections are accomplished to maintain the vessel to classification society standards.
  • Estimates costs, prepares justifications and completes expenditure requests as required.
  • Inspects repair work in progress as well as during vessel sea trials, prior to & upon completion of repairs to ensure adequacy of work within schedule and budget. Responsible for quality assurance, diagnostics, material ID, review/resolve labor & material estimates & schedules work completion.
  • Directs work of others when assigned. Prepares operating reports in accordance with established methods of good report presentation. Makes recommendations for further study or report changes. Reviews operating reports prior to transmittal to the Supt

Minimum Requirements

Educational Level: Bachelors on Marine Engineering/Naval Arch Marine Engineering.


Minimum Years of Experience and in the special field: 07

Special Field of Experience: Mar Engng, Tchncl workshop/Vessel Repair facility Mgmt, Ops, Constrction & Maint


Sound knowledge and experience with international marine regulatory body requirements, classification

standards, marine engineering practices, specifications and rules. Sufficient working knowledge of economic principals to allow cost/benefit analysis to be part of the decision-making process.

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