Title:  Mechanical-Rotating Equipment Engineer

Job Req ID:  11352

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 an experienced professional Mechanical-Rotating Equipment Engineer to lead the mechanical design review, follow the construction and leading the commissioning and testing activities for the new shale gas facilities under our Gas producing sector within Unconventional Resources (UR)


The UR Operations is responsible to operate all the surface facilities which include the field wells and processing facilities where their role will be to operate the well manifolds, provide field services, maintain the facility and reduce the equipment down time, perform the PM activities, provide maintenance services in addition of providing all the technical engineering and inspection activities. The hiring is required to meet the significant increase in the operation activity level where by the end of 2017, it is estimated to have more than 270KM pipeline, 520KM flow line and five processing facilities scattered in different geographical locations

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide day-to-day technical support to the Operation and Maintenance to troubleshoot and fix Rotating Equipment and mechanical systems
  • Develop the engineering designs packages for the new installation and upgrade projects
  • Review Project Proposals and Detailed Designs packages for new facilities
  • Participate on the testing & commissioning of the new facilities and Turnaround and Inspection (T&I)
  • Update and maintain engineering documentation and drawings
  • Analyze system performance and find solution for Energy saving
  • Ensure quality, cost effective and timely solutions to any upgrade
  • Make recommendations for technical/economic optimization of existing facilities
  • Lead feasibility/profitability studies for new facilities
  • Assists in the training, development and mentoring of younger staff.
  • Provides analysis, evaluation and interpretation in support of projects, processes, and financing related to Saudi Aramco capital investment decisions.
  • Maintains and expands on contacts within the industry.
  • Regularly interacts with other professionals in various company organizations involved in capital planning and economic analysis.

Minimum Requirements

  • A bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university, MS is preferred.  A Professional Engineer (P.E.) or Chartered Engineer (C.Eng.) license or registration will be desirable but is not essential
  • Minimum of 15 years of work experience including experience years in the industrial operation facility, Shale gas facility is preferred. Also, has a good knowledge of the Modular skids mounted unit.
  • Must have a working knowledge of industry codes and standards, such as ASME and API, such as API-STD-610 and 617 Must have a working knowledge of industry codes and standards, such as ASME and API, such as API-STD-610 and 617
  • Experience with creating/modifying PFDs, and P&IDs
  • Experience with troubleshooting and major repair of oil and gas rotating equipment, such as air compressors, pumps and Diesel generators
  • Experience in creating schematics and piping diagrams
  • Conduct failure analysis and provide recommendations for failed rotating equipment
  • Experience with rotating equipment and piping field Installation, Commissioning and testing
  • Experience in specifying piping and equipment layout
  • Capable of communicating with multidiscipline engineers to complete projects
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively with management at all levels within the organization. Capable of spotting and reconciling conflicting views and interests among different parts of the organization
  • Strong written and oral communication skills. Able to communicate what are frequently complex technical, economic and commercial concepts in a clear and succinct manner to individuals and groups from diverse professional backgrounds.

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