Saudi Aramco Careers

Mechanical Engineer - Field Rotating Equipment

Saudi Arabia
mech/process/contrl engineering operations & maintenance


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1225935

Req Number: 16464BR

Position Description:
We are seeking a Mechanical Engineer (Field Rotating Equipment Engineer) to join the Northern Area Technical Support Department (NATSD).

NATSD provides engineering support for the Northern Area Oil Operations with specialized engineering and technical knowledge in the areas of varied disciplines to maximize profitability and meeting highest standards of safety and environment.

Minimum Requirements:
As a successful candidate you should hold a Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering.

You must have a minimum of 15 years’ experience with advance knowledge in rotating equipment engineering, obtainable usually through a combination of experience and continuing education. Preferred to have professional engineering certifications.

You must have intensive experience in the area of hydrocarbon process engineering.

You must be confident in mechanical engineering and design principles related to machines components, and fluid mechanics.

You must have knowledge and understanding of rotating equipment and heir system performance/hydraulic calculations.

You must have understanding and ability to interpret and analyze different types of engineering documents, data, engineering technical drawing, and drawing associated with machine such as curves.

You must have knowledge and experience in condition monitoring system and be familiar with vibration protection and lubrication systems of different rotating equipment.

You must have a knowledge and experience regarding installation of rotating equipment and its related issues such as alignment, and leveling.

You must have knowledge and experience in rotating equipment, their components, and auxiliary systems construction and design along with their functions including, but not limited to the followings:

Pumps, Compressors, Gas turbines, Steam turbine, Gears and gearboxes. Mechanical seals, Bearings
Control and protection system of rotating equipment including vibration system, ESD System and Anti surge, Recycle system.

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

Provide technical advice for operations and maintenance on condition of machines and repair methods (workshop and field) to ensure and enhance rotating equipment integrity and reliability.

Investigate rotating equipment components failures in the assigned area.

Review Bad Actor list (rotating equipment), analyze the problems/issues and provide recommendations.

Conduct trouble shooting for any rotating equipment related problem to improve performance and/or bring equipment back in service.

Enhance rotating equipment reliability utilizing condition monitoring, analysis and troubleshooting activities.

Provide technical support by reviewing requisitions to ensure materials are acquired as per specifications.

Participate in construction, installation, commissioning, and start-up of rotating equipment ensuring quality of work to prevent consequence.

Participate in factory acceptance test (FAT) and Site acceptance test (SAT) for newly install rotating equipment.

Conduct performance test of rotating equipment to ensure their operation within the acceptable range.

Participate in HAZOP study related to rotating equipment.

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