Chemical/Process Engineer

Job Description

Req Number: 18061BR

Position Description:
We are seeking a Chemical Engineer to join South Ghawar producing Department as a 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 should 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 should have experience in developing PFDs and P&IDs, troubleshooting process issues and equipment failures including pumps, compressors, and dehydration systems.

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

You should also have experience with process simulation modeling with Hysis or other industry standard software, conducting risk assessments, PHAs and HAZOPs, commissioning and testing process system and equipment, preparing process equipment specifications and process datasheets.

You should have a thorough understanding of plant operations, process technologies, process modeling, capital investment and business drivers, and economic evaluations and be able to demonstrate the ability to work with multidisciplinary teams producing reports, studies and doing presentations that provide basis for management’s decision.

Duties & Responsibilities:
You are expected to be able to perform the following:

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

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

Review project proposal design packages.

Update and maintain engineering documentation and drawings.

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

Conduct energy performance studies with the intent of energy savings.

Propose and trial test new technologies.

Develop, monitor and report key performance indicators.

Develop and mentor young Engineers.

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

Regularly interact with other professionals in various company organizations involved in capital planning and economic analysis.

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.