Saudi Aramco Careers

Field Rotating Equipment Engineer

Saudi Arabia
mech/process/contrl engineering other engineering


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1425150

Req Number: 17164BR

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

The department 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. An advanced professional engineering degree in related field, is desirable.

You must have a minimum of 10 years’ experience with advance knowledge in rotating equipment engineering, obtainable usually through a combination of experience and continuing education.

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

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

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

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

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

You must have the 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

You should have a knowledge base of the latest developments in oil and gas process engineering technology through work experience, conferences, seminars and professional journals.

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

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 troubleshooting 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.

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.

Participate in HAZOP study related to rotating 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.