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 an Operational Technical Advisor to join the Southern Area Well Completion Operations Department.

The Southern Area Well Completion Operations Department is responsible for performing rigless well completion activities and well interventions in the Southern Area fields covering wireline, testing, coiled tubing and hydraulic fracturing operations. Part of the department activities as well includes pursuing operational excellence elements/processes while maintaining solid financial status through cost-effective execution.

The Operational Technical Advisor primary role is to provide technical assurance and support for well completion & intervention activities operated by the department from conceptual design to operational execution.

Duties and Responsibilities

The candidate will be required to perform the following:

Assess financial, planning and operational proposals from concept designing until final implementation phase, and provide feedback accordingly. 

Benchmark with leading organizations in the oil & gas industry and adapt global best practices into the department business.

Maintain up-to-date governing references within the department pertaining operational excellence, financial plans and standard operational procedures.

Provide technical feedback, recommendations and decisions on proposed operational plans to be executed in field.

Assess risk assessment and management of change associated with any critical and/or newly proposed operational procedures.

Support operation workforce for field execution and/or during encountered operational complications.

Advise and share expertise with the department workforce through knowledge sharing sessions and focused training.

Provide input and feedback as the focal point of contact for the department submissions as per business requirements.

Minimum Requirements

A successful candidate, you will hold a minimum of Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Petroleum or Mechanical Engineering from a recognized and approved program/institute. An advanced degree is preferred.

The candidate will have an extensive experience in the Oil & Gas rigless operations, including at least ten years of experience in drilling or well completion/interventions field.

The candidate will have the ability to deliver high level reporting & presentations covering engineering analysis, technical demonstration and reasoning for decision making.

Engineering sense, critical strategic thinking and risk management capabilities are required for this position.

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.