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Chemical Process Engineer

Saudi Arabia
other engineering petrochemical


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1415369

Req Number: 16987BR

Position Description:
We are seeking a Chemical engineer to join South Ghawar producing Department as Process Engineer.

You will be responsible to monitor and troubleshoot fourteen (14) Gas Oil Separation Plants which process majority of AL Crude.

You will have through understanding of plant operations, process technologies, process modeling, capital investment and business drivers, and economic evaluations.

Minimum Requirements:
As a successful candidate you will hold a Bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering. MSc degree is highly preferred. A Professional Engineer (P.E.) or Chartered Engineer (C. Eng.) license or registration is desirable.

You must have a minimum of 10 years’ experience as a process engineer with and Oil & Gas operator or engineering company.

You must have the knowledge of industry standards and codes such as API and ASME is required to support the design reviews, and plant modifications.

You must have experience in developing PFDs and P&IDs.

You must have experience in troubleshooting process issues and equipment failures including pumps, compressors, and dehydration systems.

You must have experienced with process simulation modeling with Hysis or other industry standard software.

You must have experience with conducting risk assessments, PHAs and HAZOPs.

You must have experience with commissioning and testing process system and equipment.

You must have experience in preparing process equipment specifications and process datasheets.

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

Provide day-to-day technical support to operations and maintenance to troubleshoot process related issues.

Provide analysis, evaluation and interpretation to support projects, processes and financial evaluations related to Saudi Aramco Capital Investment decisions.


Develop and review the engineering design packages for any process, piping modifications for new or upgrade projects.

Update and maintain engineering documentation and drawings.

Conduct mass and energy balance, monitor process and systems to provide energy optimum solutions.

Develop, monitor and report KPIs.

Ensure full HSE Compliance.

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.