Title:  Rotating Equipment Specialist

Job Req ID:  11852

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 rotating equipment specialist to join the Maintenance Division of Gas Storage & Compression Department.

The Maintenance Division is responsible for providing maintenance work planning and execution in addition to corrective maintenance of the plant assets including rotating and stationary equipment

The rotating equipment specialist primary role is to provide advanced technical support for the major rotating equipment and their auxiliary systems

Duties & Responsibilities

You will be required to perform the following:

  • Provide gas compressor support when requested by the plant maintenance and operation.
  • Support gas compressor inspection and major overhaul.
  • Provide technical support for the plant rotating equipment including air compressors, reciprocating compressors, pumps and their auxiliary systems.
  • Carry out rotating equipment failure troubleshooting and propose corrective actions.
  • Help the team to maintain the highest achievable life, availability and reliability of the plant rotating equipment by carrying out RCA, technology deployment, performance monitoring, etc.
  • Propose, support and manage the plant rotating equipment upgrade and replacement projects.
  • Support in the rotating equipment maintenance strategy development and review.

Minimum Requirements

As the successful candidate you will hold a Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized and approved program. An advanced degree is preferred.


You will have minimum of ten years, experience in rotating equipment, including at least five year in oil and gas business.

  • you will have high experience in gas compressor and their auxiliary systems
  • you must have advanced understanding of vibration and rotor dynamics
  • you must have adequate skills in condition monitoring, troubleshooting and root cause analysis
  • understanding of international standard is a requirement
  • general understanding of rotating equipment is also necessary
  • vibration analyst certification is preferred

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