Saudi Aramco, a fully integrated, global petroleum and chemicals enterprise, is the state-owned oil company of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Through our 80-year history we have become a world leader in hydrocarbons exploration, production, refining, distribution, shipping and marketing, and the world’s top exporter of crude oil and natural gas liquids (NGLs). We manage proven conventional crude oil and condensate reserves of 260.2 billion barrels. Our average daily crude production in 2013 was 9.4 million barrels per day (bpd).
Saudi Aramco's Domestic Refining & NGL Fractionation team is seeking an experienced Oil Supply Planner/Dispatcher to work in the Jazan Refinery. The refinery will have the capacity to process 400,000BPD of Arabian Heavy and Arabian Medium crude oils to product gasoline, ultra-low-sulfur diesel, benzene and paraxylene.
As the successful candidate, you will have:
A bachelor degree in engineering from a reputable university (chemical engineering preferred).
At least twelve (12) years of experience in oil/gas operations, preferably including experience as a Supervising Operator.
Thorough knowledge of plant and facilities in his dispatching or planning area.
Fluency in English, both verbal and written.
Duties & Responsibilities:
The candidate will be responsible for the following:
Provides training guidance for less experienced Planner/ Dispatchers.
Carries overall responsibility for the planning and scheduling activities.
Performs the normal planning, scheduling and dispatching functions to assure efficient, safe operations, which will most effectively achieve the aims and objectives of the company.
Evaluates unusual or abnormal situations and takes proper action to either correct the problem or analyze and select the best possible alternatives.
Reacts to emergency situations promptly with precise action steps and coordination of any required facilities to correct the situation and/or minimize its effect on other operations.
Takes prompt and proper action in emergency situations results in vast potential savings and protection of personnel and facilities.
Ensures that proper company management personnel are kept informed of critical matters.
Ensures that a continuous log of events is maintained.
Coordinates activities with other shifts to ensure a smooth, continual flow of communications and operations.
Recommends changes in procedures and/or facilities when improvements in operations can result.