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.

Job Description

We are seeking an Instructor in Nautical Studies to join the Marine Technical Services Division (MTSD) in Marine Department of Saudi Aramco
A number of functions are performed by MTSD including a unique and specialized in-house engineering and navigation training to develop and certify the department’s seagoing personnel to safely operate and maintain company owned vessels and equipment to the highest international standards.
The appointee will be required to contribute in the design, development, implementation, and review of modern and Innovative Maritime Training programs, flexible delivery and assessment (including e-learning).
Duties may not be restricted to the Marine Navigation faculty and may involve work in any area of Marine department, other Kingdom-wide locations
The Instructor in Nautical Studies primary role is to teach a wide range of STCW courses at Support, Operation and Management level including some administrative duties. Teaching duties include conducting lectures, tutorials, training sessions, workshops, seminars, and associated assessments for programs including Certificate of Competencies specifically for Marine Navigation officers and related ship and shore based undergraduate programs.


A successful candidate will
• Make an effective contribution to Marine Training in achieving its objectives
• Provide training to Marine Employees for fulfilling their operational responsibilities.
• Co-ordinate and/or conduct lectures, tutorials, practical classes, workshops, field excursions
• Consultation with industry experts to deliver a high-quality program, both on-campus and online environments.
• Support the course coordination role in relevant seafaring programs.
• Develop teaching and learning resources, including
➢ STCW Marine Navigation Courses at Support, Operation and Management Level
➢ All STCW ancillary Course
➢ In house Marine Courses as per MTAU Supervisor and OJT instructions
➢ Tutorial material to support the conduct of scheduled classes.
➢ Teaching materials suitable for face-to-face and flexible delivery.
• Develop assessments and other assessment tasks
• Undertake marking of all assessments associated with the units taught
• Provide formative feedback to students in a timely manner
• Demonstrated high level written and oral communication skills
• Undertake other duties as assigned by the MTAU supervisor.

Minimum Requirements

As a successful candidate you will hold a Bachelor’s degree in Nautical Science from a recognized and approved program namely, an STCW recognized qualification Preferably as a Master Mariner Class 1 or Bachelor of Science in Nautical Science or Bachelor of Science in Technical/Trade and Meeting Transport General Authority TGA “Qualification Requirements” Train the Trainer Certification.
You will have 10 years Industry and, or professional experience relevant to the position including at least 3 years in Marie Training.

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.