Req Number: 17987BR
Saudi Aramco is seeking a Substation Equipment Engineering Specialist to join Electrical Engineering Division of Consulting Services Department.
Consulting Services Department provides Saudi Aramco with effective specialized engineering consultations for operations and capital project, introduces viable technologies, and maintains engineering standards and material specifications.
The major functions of the specialist are to initiate or conduct special studies for improving facilities or operation, provide specialized technical service in recognized engineering fields and act as consultant on complex engineering problems, designs and projects.
The applicant should have at least 15 years of industrial experience in field of substation equipment.
The applicant should be familiar with NEC, IEEE/ANSI and IEC industry related standards and procedures for switchgears, motor control centers, and transformers.
The applicant should be recognized both within and outside of the company as a leading expert in the field of substation equipment, mainly switchgears and transformers.
The applicant should have experience with substation design configurations and power system design requirements.
The applicant should have a thorough understanding of the design and manufacturing of switchgear and transformer equipment. This include low, medium and high voltage applications.
The applicant should be familiar with safe design practices and applicable codes and standards used in designing and selecting circuit breakers, motor control centers, switchgears and transformers.
The applicant should have experience in solving switchgear and transformer operation and maintenance problems. This include low, medium and high voltage applications.
The applicant should have taken the leadership role in site commissioning and factory acceptance testing of circuit breakers, motor starters, switchgears and transformers.
The applicant should have acted as a leader in developing new applications or technologies in transformer or switchgear area of specialty.
The applicant should have worked on analyzing equipment applications, specifications and failures, and advising operations on maintenance requirements for electrical equipment.
The applicant should have experience in performing installation or site commissioning of switchgears, motor starter, and transformer equipment and factory acceptance testing.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Serves as company specialist in the area of substation equipment including switchgears, circuit breakers, motor control centers, and transformers.
Review and write specifications, standards and requirements for circuit breakers, motor control centers, switchgears and transformers.
Research, study and propose new technologies for evaluation and field implementation, especially in relationship to on-line monitoring and diagnostics.
Provide consulting services for company operations engineering and project management groups in the application, maintenance, troubleshooting of switchgears, circuit breakers, motor control centers, and transformers.
Perform general electrical engineering services as part of Saudi Aramco’s corporate engineering department, including: technical assistance, review of project design specifications and drawings, support commissioning, review and recommend approval/disapproval of requests for waiver for company’s mandatory engineering requirements.
Serve as subject matter expert for company technical courses and participate in teaching selected courses.
Perform technical evaluation and plant assessment for the company’s suppliers in the area of switchgears, circuit breakers, motor control centers, and transformers.
The Engineering & Project Management (E&PM) business line studies, plans and oversees the construction of the Company’s new facilities, including some of the biggest and most complex projects in the petroleum industry. Recently, Saudi Aramco completed the largest capital program in its history that included new or expanded oil, gas and petrochemical facilities, raising maximum sustainable crude oil production capacity to 12 million barrels per day and significantly increasing gas production and processing capacities. Among the recently completed projects was the largest crude oil increment in the history of the industry: Khurais, with a production capacity of 1.2 million barrels per day. More challenges lie ahead, with a slate of new or expanded oil, gas, refining and petrochemical projects in the works. E&PM also manages the Company’s Research & Development Center where scientists investigate topics such as the desulfurization of crude oil, advanced fuel formulations for next generation combustion engines, and reservoir nano-scale robots (Resbots™) for injection into reservoirs to record their properties.