Saudi Aramco Careers

Lab Technician Specialist

Saudi Arabia
operations & maintenance refinery engineering


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1175796

Req Number: 16197BR

Position Description:
We are seeking a Senior Laboratory Technician to join the Asset Performance & Integrity Division of Jazan Refinery Engineering Department.

The Asset Performance & Integrity Division is responsible for providing required engineering support for Jazan Refinery Complex by assuring integrity, performance and quality of plant assets by monitoring Quality of finished products, process and utility streams as per international and Saudi Aramco specifications

The Senior Laboratory Technician primary role is to coordinate activities of Laboratory Technicians in the assigned section and perform complicated test procedures

Minimum Requirements:
As the successful candidate you will have:

A diploma/bachelor degree in chemistry or similar field from a recognized and approved program with minimum of Seven (7) years relevant refinery laboratory experience.

Experience in laboratory testing in a refinery laboratory with CDU/VDU, hydrocracker, diesel hydrotreater, naphtha hydrottreater, aromatics complex, sulphur recovery units, utilities

Testing experience in laboratory, handling testing of gasification unit, tail gas treatment unit, IGCC SRU

Ability to demonstrate experience in oil refinery lab test procedures including ASTM, UOP, Shell and APHA methods of analysis

Fluency in reading, writing and speaking English

Computer literacy with competence in Microsoft Office products (i.e. MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint)

Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be responsible to:

Ensure that technicians in his unit follow the approved work Instructions & test methods

Oversee the implementation of quality control programs

Verify integrity of data before release to customers and generate LIMS reports

Perform sample analysis of routine and non-routine nature including complex testing procedures

Identify training and development needs of Laboratory technicians

About us:
Saudi Arabia’s vast hydrocarbon resources will see Saudi Aramco become the world’s leading integrated energy and chemical company by 2020. Our Chemicals business is a critical, high-profile new enterprise for us and requires committed people with insight, experience and technical expertise.

We can offer professionals from diverse backgrounds and specialties a solid, secure future – not to mention extensive international exposure and the opportunity to see your ideas become reality. Work at the forefront of the industry and see how your career evolves with invested time and effort. It’s a chance to make a huge impact both on the local economy and on a global scale.