Senior Process Engineer

Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia Countrywide
30 Nov 2016
26 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Position Summary :

Participates in the design of a process unit, including establishing process design basis, development of process options and optimization of selected design.

Duties and responsibilities:
  • You will calculate & develop mass / heat balances using process simulation tools including specify process equipment and prepares process specifications for control valves, pressure-relief valves, flow- and temperature meters and pressure measuring instruments.
  • You will prepare process safeguarding diagrams, determines maximum and minimum process and safety conditions.
  • You will develop piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&ID's) together with piping and mechanical engineers, calculate pipe diameters and pressure drops in pipes and piping systems for single-phase and multiple-phase flows. You also need to prepare process descriptions and operating manuals.
  • You will be required to act as (sub) lead engineer; guiding and supervising other Process Engineers, control the quality of produced documents, reports progress, manages changes and checks/adjust the planning.
  • You will be capable of handling medium sized projects (> 20 000 man hours) and be able to lead medium sized teams with proven success track record. Has high value engineering office and multi-office project execution experience.
  • You will evaluate, Implement, modify, and maintain chemical processes.
  • You will be required to calculate & organize data for process flow sheets including instrumentation and control considerations.
  • You will be required to prepare specifications and operating instructions for processing equipment.
  • You will be required to develop process flow diagrams to define heat and material balance, process specifications, e.g. distillation columns, pressure vessels, pumps, compressors, heat exchangers, and fired heaters
  • You shall participate in planning, cost development and management, and scheduling for assigned projects
  • You will be required to direct activities to ensure that construction, installation, and operational testing conform to functional specifications, recognized codes and standards, and customer requirements
  • You shall maintain effective communication with project team members and with the customer
  • You will be required to have comprehensive understanding of principles, theories, concepts, and industry practices and standards and their application
  • You will have supervisory and administrative responsibility over a group of engineers or functions as a technical specialist formulating and developing advanced concepts, techniques, and standards
  • Your responsibilities will include assuring effective utilization of engineering personnel, and technical quality
  • You will be required to develop designs that require innovation and ingenuity

Qualifications :
  1. Candidate must possess a minimum of 10 years' experience working on engineering projects in the Oil & Gas / Nuclear / Power / Mining / Petrochemicals industries.
  2. Candidates must hold a valid Bachelor / Masters' degree or equivalent in an engineering discipline. This requirement is mandatory.
  3. Candidates with a PE registration are preferred. This requirement is highly desirable.
  4. Candidate will have knowledge of Saudi Aramco Standards. This requirement is highly desirable.
  5. Candidate must have excellent Verbal and Written communication skills. This requirement is mandatory.