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 seek Petroleum Engineering Systems Specialist to work with the Upstream Professional Development Center (UPDC) to address training needs of petroleum engineering computer applications of all upstream organizations including exploration, petroleum engineering, drilling and workover, computer science and engineering, and unconventional resources.
The candidate will work within a team of technical advisors with broad experiences and specialties in petroleum engineering and geosciences to develop and deliver a wide range of professional development training programs and applications targeting upstream professionals of all experience levels with petroleum engineering related computer systems and applications. The candidate will also work closely with other technical advisors from other disciplines (Job Families within the UPDC and upstream experts) including geophysicists, geologists, reservoir engineers, drilling engineers, petrophysicists, and unconventional resources, in the development of multidisciplinary training programs.
A) BS degree in engineering, safety engineering, industrial hygiene, or environmental science, or in a related field is preferred.
B) Must have eight (8) years of related safety/operational experience and/or training, preferably in the oil/gas or petrochemical industry, or in the industry related to the position placement, e.g., marine, pipelines, power distribution.
C) Must have knowledge or training in the following: occupational health, safety and environmental compliance with applicable industry, governmental and/or international standards.
D) Must have demonstrated knowledge of delivering hands on health, safety and environmental training. Must also have ability to assist with developing, implementing, and coordinating comprehensive health and safety programs.
E) Strong communication skills, both verbal and written (training/presentations/report writing). Ability to lead and direct teams and/or committees. Strong PC skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint). Skilled in the standards, concepts, practices, and procedures
within the health, safety and environmental fields. Ability to work at all levels within an organization and the ability to work in a diverse work group. Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills.
Duties & Responsibilities
A) Provides advice and consultation to department staff to assist them in maintaining a safe working environment in compliance with environmental/safety regulations, standards and practices.
B) Identifies and evaluates hazardous conditions and practices in the workplace. Undertakes surveys to identify and evaluate occupational health, safety and environmental conditions. Conducts and coordinates on-site inspections to audit physical conditions and safe work
practices. Provides advice and counsel concerning compliance with corporate safety regulation and procedures.
C) Performs construction site and/or area safety inspections of department facilities and operations. Performs job site safety compliance inspections including hazard analyses and safe work procedures, and prepares written reports and recommendations.
D) Develops controls for identified hazards. Coordinates the implementation of controls from results of hazard analyses. Measures and evaluates the effectiveness of the hazard control system, policies, and procedures and recommends changes that reflect improved opportunities to eliminate work place incidents and injuries.
E) Prepares safety orientations, safety training, and job site inspection procedures. Directs or assists in the development of specialized education and training materials. Conducts specialized safety and environmental training programs to communicate hazard control
information. Assists local management in new employee occupational health, safety and environmental orientation.
F) Participates in Safe Operations Committee meetings.
G) Reviews and analyzes injury, property damage, and statistical loss data and works with management to prepare comprehensive recommendations for corrective action to eliminate or minimize potential hazards.
H) Incorporates essential safety requirements in all purchasing and contracting actions. Recommends the purchase of safety equipment, related supplies, and personal protective equipment (PPE) in accordance with established company requirements.
I) Maintains awareness of corporate safety requirements and makes recommendations for their implementation.
J) Assists management with monitoring adherence to department safety program by employees and contractors.
K) Performs other related duties per supervisors direction.