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 a Project Engineer to work with Saudi Aramco Global Manufacturing Excellence in Saudi Arabia to support our Projects and Turnaround & Inspection Shared Services Department (P&TSSD).

P&TSSD are responsible for the planning and execution of our Downstream projects and the Turnarounds of Global Manufacturing facilities.

Your primary role will be to manage and coordinate activities in-house, and for third-party projects, in addition to coordinating and directing relevant staff to ensure full compliance with all project requirements.

Key Responsibilities

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

Provide expert advice and guidance in project planning, project execution, and/or project control.

Resolve project management problems related to your area of expertise, including project planning deficiencies, project quality defects (in engineering, procurement, or construction), schedule slippages, and potential cost over runs.

Work closely with project engineers and other project professionals to provide work direction and guidance.

Develop and implement strategies to improve project planning, cost, schedule, and/or quality.

Evaluate existing tools and methodologies in your area of expertise and make recommendations on your implementation at Saudi Aramco.

Lead internal or external problem-solving teams as directed by the management.

Conduct training courses in your area of expertise.

Train and mentor engineers and other project management professionals.

Conduct special studies in the field of Project Management.

Participate in the development of standards, guidelines, instructions policies and procedures on an as-required basis.

Participate in the reviews and evaluation of the capabilities of Engineering & Construction contractors, suppliers, and project management related service providers.

Minimum Requirements

You must hold a Bachelor’s degree in engineering, preferably in mechanical, industrial or electrical engineer.

You should have a minimum of 10 years’ experience in project management events in the petroleum or a related industry including direct experience with Pre-Commissioning, Commissioning, and Start-up.

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.