Aramco energizes the world economy.

Aramco occupies a unique position in the global energy industry. We are the world’s largest producer of hydrocarbons (oil and gas), with the lowest upstream carbon intensity of any major producer. 

With our significant investment in technology and infrastructure, we strive to maximize the value of the energy we produce for the world along with a commitment to enhance Aramco’s value to society.

Headquartered in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and with offices around the world, we combine market discipline with a generations’ spanning view of the future, born of our nine decades experience as responsible stewards of the Kingdom’s vast hydrocarbon resources. This responsibility has driven us to deliver significant societal and economic benefits to not just the Kingdom, but also to a vast number of communities, economies, and countries that rely on the vital and reliable energy that we supply.

We are one of the most profitable companies in the world, as well as amongst the top five global companies by market capitalization.


We are seeking Inspector Engineers to join our Power Systems Engineering Department (PSED).

PSED is responsible for providing and managing highly technical and specialized engineering services to support the safe and reliable operation of Saudi Aramco electrical power system generation, transmission and distribution networks.

Your primary role will be to perform on-site equipment inspection tests and provide inspection reports with corrective actions for maintenance work. You will track the progress and status update of maintenance work, repairs and ensure the efficiency of all maintenance processes and activities.

Key Responsibilities

As the successful candidate you will be required to perform the following: 

Perform inspection and witness the testing of various materials and equipment at site to verify compliance with company standards as per preventive, predictive and corrective maintenance.
Perform inspections based on audit plan, equipment inspection schedule and overall schedule developed for preventive, predictive and corrective maintenance.
Monitor maintenance work and quality system to ensure adequate performance and compliance with company quality requirements.
Ensure that all repairs and inspection test records are documented and filled properly.
Fill and compile all QC checklists.
Attend equipment’s pre-commissioning and energizations. 
Prepare inspection and surveillance reports, LBE in QMIS/SAIF or any other system implemented by department.
Review contractor quality plans, procedures, and QA/ QC personal qualification if applicable.
Perform focused assessments of specific work elements to ensure that the maintenance quality activities and processes are effective.
Participate in the mechanical acceptance activities and prepare the Exception Item List (EIL) in MPCS as per the guidelines of GI-2.710 if applicable.
Attend regular and task-oriented meetings within department and other departments/contractors.
Ensure no overdue inspection as per EIS intervals.
Report any electrical finding to Operation Foreman and Field Supervisor, issue DN (Defect Notification) or LBE, ensure that ETC does not lead to a hazardous situation and update the completion status to Sr. Inspector. 
Ensure that all individuals directly involved in the splicing or termination of electrical power cables with insulation that is rated above 1,000 V have current valid certificates as per GI-0002.705. 
Perform the required spot checks on plant maintenance PM check and repair activities on the critical electrical equipment.
Report any repair that requires material or design change or any engineering evaluations. 
Conduct annual checks on electrical testing instruments, used by maintenance as per ANSI/NETA ATS. 

Minimum Requirements

You must hold a Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering.

You should have at least 10 years of relevant industrial experience (including 5 years in the proposed specific inspection specialty).

You should be able to demonstrate a thorough working knowledge of National Electric Code/NFPA 70, IEC or equivalent standards for HV equipment’s.

As well as able to demonstrate a thorough working knowledge of electrical installations, preventive, predictive, and corrective maintenance, including materials, methods, specifications, and hazardous location classification.

You should also have general knowledge of ISO 9001 quality requirements as well as international standards, as applicable to your discipline.

ISO 9001:2008/2015, NFPA 70 certified or equivalent is preferred.

Working environment

Our high-performing employees are drawn by the challenging and rewarding professional, technical and industrial opportunities we offer, and are remunerated accordingly.

At Aramco, our people work on truly world-scale projects, supported by investment in capital and technology that is second to none. And because, as a global energy company, we are faced with addressing some of the world’s biggest technical, logistical and environmental challenges, we invest heavily in talent development.

We have a proud history of educating and training our workforce over many decades. Employees at all levels are encouraged to improve their sector-specific knowledge and competencies through our workforce development programs – one of the largest in the world.


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About Saudi Aramco

Saudi Aramco is the world’s largest integrated oil and gas company; its upstream operations are based in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and it also operates a global downstream business. Headquartered in the city of Dhahran, the company operates in eight locations within the Kingdom and 20 locations overseas, and employs around 76,000 people.