Saudi Aramco Careers

Operational Excellence Specialist

Saudi Arabia
research & lab sciences

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1080360

Req Number: 15609BR

Position Description:
Saudi Aramco is seeking an experienced Operational Excellence Specialist professional to join their Research and Development Center.

You will provide initiatives as well as setting priorities to promote and sustain operational excellence (OE) performance. You will provide subject matter expert solutions in all principles, methods, and practices of OE with the highest level of professional expertise within the Company. You will lead OE awareness, training, knowledge, and best practices shared across the organization. You will resolve OE implementation problems and assess OE performance with the aim to assist the organization in achieving, sustaining, and leading performance in reliability and efficiency, while adhering to the highest standards for HSE in a cost-effective and profitable manner. Also, you will lead professional teams to capture best excellence practices and share them across the corporate.

Minimum Requirements:
As the successful candidate, you will have a bachelor’s degree in engineering, science, computer science, safety, management, environmental science, business, or a related field.
You will have a minimum of 10 years of work experience in a similar work environment.
You will also have a fundamental technical capacity of related ISO or EFQM, ISO Standards (17025, 9001, 14001), OHSAS 18001, safety (SMS), and environmental management systems (EMS).
A record of presentations or publications in related OE systems at regional or international conferences or journals is preferred.

Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following:

Engage in OE System Benchmark internally and externally to identify OE performance targets, and work with senior leadership to develop plans and initiatives to promote and sustain targeted OE performance.

Serve as SME to update and manage the change for OE model revisions, improvements, OE standards, procedures, processes, regulations, practices, and knowledge sharing across the corporate to achieve and sustain high OE performance in corporate focus areas.

Communicate and present to assigned organizations, or at corporate level, OE strategies, directions, risks, opportunities, updates, revisions, and maintain and update the OE documents.

Prepare schedules for assessments, develop and implement assessment plan, and lead integrated corporate and Due Diligence assessments, reports findings, lessons, and best practices learned, and drive to instill them across the corporate.

Monitor OE implementation, identify OE performance gaps for focus areas and processes, and resolve overlap and conflict issues in OE processes implementation.

Analyze OE performance using statistical tools like Lean Six Sigma to identify and prioritize OE implementation risks and gaps, and establish and follow up on mitigation measures to minimize risks and gaps.

Participate and contribute in world known OE professional events and societies.
Mentor and coach professionals and assessment teams as part of the development for OE subject matter experts, and contribute to the development and delivery of OE training.

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