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Chemical Process Engineer

Saudi Arabia
other engineering petrochemical


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1405246

Req Number: 16726BR

Position Description:
We are seeking a Chemical Process Engineer to work under Abqaiq Plants Operation Department (APOD).

APOD process hydrocarbons at the highest standards of safety, reliability, efficiency and in an environmentally responsible way through empowered competent teams and using state of the art technologies.

You will perform and direct complex engineering tasks including leading process upsets investigation teams and HAZOP teams. Also, you will provide operations technical support relating to plant processes and equipment productivity and reliability, energy efficiency, safety, cost savings, innovation and new technology applications.

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

You must have a minimum of 9 years’ experience, preferably in oil industry and at operating facilities.

You must have experience in performing process simulations and carrying out equipment sizing and performance calculations (e.g. Relief valve, control valves, heat exchanger performance).

You should have experience with troubleshooting and optimization.

You must have experience in process safety management systems and tools such as HAZOPs and MOC.

You should have the knowledge of industry standards (e.g. API) as well as best practices (RAGAGEP

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

Provide technical guidance and field support for all process related issues in the plant.

Carry out detailed design reviews of plant modifications.

Carry out equipment/process assessment studies as well as feasibility studies to improve plant safety, reliability or efficiency.

Provide guidance, work direction and training to junior engineers in work techniques, methods and process equipment.

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.