Title:  Refining/NGL Field Metals Mechanic

Job Req ID:  11010

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 a Field Metals Mechanic to join our Ras Tanura Refinery Maintenance department.

Ras Tanura Refinery Maintenance department is responsible for providing the required line maintenance of all refining and NGL rotating equipment in term of preventive maintenance, troubleshoot and repair.

Your primary role will be to provide work direction and supervision to a crew of field metals mechanics in the installation, maintenance, and repair of plant piping systems, pressure vessels, heat exchangers, boilers, and related equipment in our industrial facilities. You will also supervise work crews on plant T&Is.

Key Responsibilities

As the successful candidate you will be required to perform the following:

Install, maintain and repair piping systems in an industrial facility, including pipework, pressure vessels, heat exchangers, boilers and ancillary equipment.

Determine the nature of repairs to be made and replacement parts required.

Perform cut, thread, bend, join, remove, install and assemble carbon steel, stainless steel and non-metallic pipe fittings.

Remove, repair and install tubes in heat exchangers and condensers.

Clean, and repair boiler tubes and burners as well as install, expand and plug boiler tubes.

Perform minor rigging operations and assist rigging crew on large lifting operation.

Perform piping hydro-test.

Minimum Requirements

You must hold an associate degree in mechanical and fabrication engineering from a recognized and approved program an advanced degree is preferred.

You must have a minimum of eight years’ experience with providing work direction, technical guidance, and supervision for work crews in the fabrication, welding, and repair of plant pressure vessels, piping, and auxiliary equipment.

You must have a full understanding and adherence of all work permit type requirements.

You must have a full understanding of all field mechanic and fabrication principles.

You should be able to demonstrate strong analytical and troubleshooting skills in the field of piping and construction installation.  

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