Saudi Aramco Downstream is responsible for the company's downstream operations including Domestic Refining & NGL Fractionation (DR&NGLF), which oversees the operations of the company's wholly owned and joint venture refineries and NGL fractionation plants. The Capital Efficiency Division (CED) handles all capital projects from $20k up to $100 million in existing facilities. CED initiates, plans and executes all capital projects (new, revamp, debottlenecks, repairs or replacements). In addition, CED supports all current and future capital projects of all sizes. Another critical function of CED is evaluating growth and profitability improvements' initiatives in alignment with corporate strategic objectives.
The Capital Efficiency Division is looking for an experienced Project Engineer. The successful candidate will be responsible for the coordination, planning and execution of projects in Domestic Refining & NGL Fractionation facilities. The successful candidate will work throughout project life cycle with engineering companies, corporate organizations, operating facilities and vendors/contractors to achieve project objectives.
The successful candidate will have:
A bachelor degree in chemical, mechanical or industrial engineering. A four year engineering program from a reputable academic institution is required.
A minimum of 10 years project management experience in new or existing refineries, NGL or petrochemical plants.
Experience working with and supervising engineering and construction firms.
Familiarity with project estimating, scheduling, cost and risk management.
Experience working in or with an operating facility for at least three years, and familiarity with live hydrocarbon plant safety and execution requirements.
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification (preferred).
Experience working on revamp/debottlenecks or shutdown/turnaround (preferred).
Willingness to travel within kingdom and commute to job locations in areas other than residence due to business needs.
Effective skills in interaction, communication, negotiation and managing conflicts and disputes.
Fluency in English language, both verbal and written.
Duties & Responsibilities:
You are expected to perform the following:
As a representative of DR&NGLF, work closely with the engineering contractors to manage engineering, design, procurement, estimating, cost, schedule etc.
Develop and manage Project Execution Plan (PEP) for all type of projects.
Lead the development of project constructability studies.
Arrange and sponsor VIPs (Value Improving Practices) applications such as technology selection, facility optimization, value engineering, energy optimization etc.
Identify, plan and manage project resources like manpower, equipment, material etc.
Manage the development of material purchase requisitions.
Develop contracting and procurement strategies.
Prepare with stakeholders for value assurance reviews and gate approvals.
Prepare Invitation to Bidders (ITB) for FEED and execution contracts.
Participate into the technical and commercial evaluation of contract bids.
Identify, manage and control project risks.
Provide and evaluate data for project benchmarking, internally or externally.
Monitor, control and report projects performance and present to management and stakeholders.
AOC Job Category:
Downstream Strategy & Development, Engineering, Project Management, Refinery