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Facilities Planning Engineer - Utilities

Saudi Arabia
eng. economics/facilities planning other engineering


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1169413

Req Number: 15886BR

Position Description:
The Facilities Planning Department is responsible for the development and coordination of the Saudi Aramco Capital Investment Program. The successful candidate will be part of the Utilities Group within the Automation & Power Facilities Planning Division, which is a component of the Facilities Planning Department.

The Utilities Group is responsible for all non-electrical utility projects, including process utilities, water, and wastewater capital projects. Typical projects include saline water desalination, boiler feed water demineralization and steam production, fire suppression water systems for Company communities and industrial facilities, drainage of storm water, oily wastewater, and fire suppression water as well as handling of flammable waste hydrocarbon liquids and solids. In addition, the utilities planning engineer is responsible for industrial and sanitary wastewater treatment and effluent disposal projects. The successful applicant must be specialized and have experience in several areas of these disciplines and must be able to work and cooperate with team members to complement their knowledge.

Minimum Requirements:
As a potential candidate for this position, the selection criteria are:

Education: B.S. in Chemical, Mechanical, or Civil Engineering. An advanced degree in Environmental Engineering or Engineering Economics would be advantageous.

Experience: Fifteen (15) years of relevant experience, covering engineering consultancy, design development and construction management.

Strong negotiation skills to achieve consensus amongst stakeholders

Proven ability to develop technical reports and deliver presentations to senior management

Thorough knowledge of engineering practices, economic principles, International Industry Codes, Standards and Specifications.

Language Requirements: Fluent in English.

Duties & Responsibilities:
As a Facilities Planning Engineer within the Utilities Group, your primary role is to:

Conduct feasibility studies on major expansion and upgrades of utility systems, including the development of master plans.

Perform technical studies and investigations and issue technical reports presenting the outcome.

Identify and evaluate viable alternatives for achieving a project objective and recommend the most cost-effective technically viable solution based on life cycle analysis.

Lead a team of multi-discipline professionals from other organizations to deliver critical front-end project definition.

Prepare and write design basis scoping documentation to define the conceptual scope of work for capital projects.

Prepare and deliver presentations to Corporate Management on utility issues.

Mentor and develop young Facilities Planning Engineers.

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