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Operations Engineer

Saudi Arabia
other engineering


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1213912

Req Number: 16421BR

Position Description:
We are seeking an Operations Engineer to join the Saudi Aramco retail company of the Marketing, Sales and Supply Planning Organization.

The Saudi Aramco retail company is responsible for managing the fuel retail business for Saudi Aramco that may include, but is not limited to: building fuel stations, managing fuel and non-fuel businesses, managing logistics and supply chain, and other related business pertaining to the fuel retail activities.

Your role is to develop the technical standards for the fuel stations and manage the construction of such projects. Additionally, you will develop new and innovative business strategies and conduct market analysis, as well as contribute to the development of the company’s retail business (Fuel/Non-Fuel) plan, organizational structure, and manning levels.

Minimum Requirements:
The successful candidate will hold a Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Mechanical Engineering from a recognized and approved program with a focus in Retail Gas Station Business.

You will have ten years’ experience working in retail business (Fuel/Non-Fuel) development, with at least three years of experience at management level is required.

As a subject matter expert, you are expected to possess:

Excellent technical report writing and presentation skills.

Basic knowledge on PC-based applications.

Basic knowledge of engineering practices and economic principles, calculation methods, design details, and gas station standards and specifications.

Knowledge of retail business (Fuel/Non-Fuel) development and relevant industry expertise, along with solid experience in specific venturing activities such as commercialization, spin-offs or joint venturing.

Excellent command of retail business (Fuel/Non-Fuel) development skills including the analysis and development of retail business (Fuel/Non-Fuel) cases and plans, origination, and implementation.

A clear capability to view the retail business (Fuel/Non-Fuel) big picture.

Duties & Responsibilities:
The Operations Engineer will be required to perform the following:

Create and manage contracts with consultants and contractors.

Supervise design and construction of petrol stations.

Develop maintenance service level agreements.

Implement and supervise HSSE policies related to construction and maintenance of petrol stations .

Create standards for the design, construction and maintenance of petrol stations.

Develop and manage (in cooperation with Public Relations) the visual identity of Saudi Aramco petrol stations.

Evaluate and optimize cost estimates, project budgets and schedules.

Manage retail business (Fuel/Non-Fuel) development process from screening through deal closure.

Drive screening and validation activities to progress proposals through stage gates.

Lead efforts to formulate a resource and funding plan to transform retail business (Fuel/Non-Fuel) proposal from concept to a closed deal.

Lead retail business (Fuel/Non-Fuel) planning and economic modeling.

Determine the scope and objectives of the deal, offering messaging and technical solutions that embody Saudi Aramco's retail business (Fuel/Non-Fuel) offering.

Provide administrative direction and personnel management to all assigned retail business (Fuel/Non-Fuel) Development Analysts.

Support the development and rollout of the different related programs.

Stay abreast of best-in-class practices in the retail business (Fuel/Non-Fuel) and recommend improvements.

Prepare and deliver business presentations as needed.

Provide training to staff in different areas.

Manage retail engineering, technical design, and construction supervision (includes design review, bench mark with international standards, technical review, and material selection and specifications).

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.