Field Compliance Coordinator

Job Description

Req Number: 16703BR

Position Description:
We are seeking a Field Compliance Coordinator to join the Operational Excellence & Compliance Group of Well Completion Operations & Production Engineering Department.


The Operational Excellence & Compliance Group is responsible for providing Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) support to the department’s operations. This include rigless interventions (coil tubing and wireline), stimulation, well testing and artificial lift systems.

The primary role of the Field Compliance Coordinator is the development, maintenance and implementation of the company safety management system, environmental management system and operational excellence management system. You must be knowledgeable of company compliance standards, best practice and industry standards that relate to the department’s operation. The position requires a wide berth of knowledge of unconventional well servicing operations, particularly rig-less stimulation (hydraulic fracturing) and well intervention. As a subject-matter expert, you will coach and mentor other safety/compliance staff within the team.

Minimum Requirements:
As the successful candidate you will hold a Bachelor’s degree in Health and Safety, an environmental discipline (science or engineering), and/or another engineering discipline from a recognized and accredited program. An advanced degree is preferred.

You must have ten experience in health and safety as well as ten years of oil and gas experience. Experience with an unconventional independent oil and gas operator is preferred.

You will have demonstrated leadership skills, excellent English communication skills (both verbal and written), computer skills, and the ability to manage multiple projects and tasks. You must have the ability to work in a multicultural environment and the drive to overcome significant challenges.

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

Act as the department’s point of contact for matters related to safety, loss prevention, environment, occupational health, compliance and operational excellence.

Implement the departmental version of the Saudi Aramco Safety Management System, and in meeting unconventional rig-less well completion operations’ safety objectives and expectations. This includes assisting engineering, operations and planning teams in maintaining existing and developing new safety processes related to risk assessment and management, safety training, asset integrity, safe operations, contractor safety, emergency preparedness, incident investigations, etc.

Conduct frequent scheduled or ad-hoc field inspections of unconventional rig-less well completion operations sites.

Participate in various safety studies/activities, such as: PHAs, HAZOPs, JSAs, incident investigations, compliance reviews, or insurance surveys. Participate in or lead risk studies or conduct consequence analyses.

Develop and update operational excellence standards and ensure sound and timely implementation of related OE processes and policies.

Review engineering designs for compliance with company and industry safety standards.

Respond to emergency situations and incidents, either during or after regular working hours, to provide technical assistance and advice.

Participate in developing and promoting on- or off-job safety educational programs, to address safety issues or concerns. Assigned tasks may include: preparation of articles for publication, development of promotional materials, and delivery of presentations. Act as a mentor to other OE/compliance engineers.

Participate in contractor prequalification evaluation activities and review contractor safety submittals for compliance to corporate requirements.

About us:
Saudi Aramco’s Exploration & Producing (E&P) business line oversees the world’s largest reserves of conventional crude oil, and the fourth-largest reserves of natural gas. The Company’s reserves portfolio include Ghawar, the world’s largest onshore oil field, and Safaniya, the largest offshore field. Company geologists are actively seeking additional reserves in many areas of the Kingdom, offshore in the Gulf and the Red Sea and onshore in the deserts and mountains. Petroleum engineers and earth scientists in E&P work with cutting-edge technology to manage and produce these reserves, including 3D visualization, reservoir simulation and remote geosteering of multilateral wells. The Company’s Exploration and Petroleum Engineering Center, or EXPEC, is home to one of the industry’s most powerful computer centers. Research and development into subsurface upstream technology is conducted at the EXPEC Advanced Research Center. For more than two decades in a row, Saudi Aramco has been ranked the No. 1 oil company in the world by Petroleum Intelligence Weekly, a testament to the dedication and professionalism of the men and women of Exploration & Producing.