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Control & Instrumentation Project Engineer / Saudi Arabia

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Location: Saudi Arabia
We are seeking an experienced Project Engineer to join our Project Management team (PMT). Saudi Aramco Project Management Teams are directly responsible and accountable for the delivery of best in class capital projects assigned to department. PMT is directly involved in executing and managing assigned projects safely, on schedule, within budget and to the highest standards of integrity and compliance. This will involve engineering design, procurement and construction of various sizes, types and complexity of small, medium to multi-billion dollar mega size projects. Some of these mega projects include the Marjan Increment Program, the Crude Oil to Chemicals program, the Gas Compression Program, the Berri & Zuluf Increment and AMIRAL Program.

Project Management Departments manages and executes projects usually from multiple site offices or engineering contractor design offices, geographically scattered throughout the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.


Minimum requirements

Engineering Design & Construction phase experience.

Professionally Registered Engineer.


As the successful candidate, you will hold a bachelor's degree in Engineering from a recognized university; a higher degree is preferred.


You will have nine years of related experience, preferably in the oil industry or similar process industry.

Proficient to the codes and standards in the oil and gas industry i.e. API, BS, ISO, ASME, ANSI, IEC, ISA,

IEEE, etc.


Familiarity with specific control disciplines will be an added advantage

• Advanced process control (APC)

• Distributed control systems (DCS)

• Programmable logic controllers (PLC)

• Supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA).


Work experience in GCC, Saudi Arabia is a plus


Duties and responsibilities


You will be required to perform the following:


  • Perform complex technical and administrative tasks relative to the Design and coordination of specific disciplines (i.e. specialized controls and instrumentation systems).

  • Execute capital projects according to the scope, schedule and budget.

  • Responsibility for project development: preliminary engineering to detail designs to construction and the final safe turnover to proponent.
  • Develop and preparation of contracting plan and strategy for solicitation, evaluation and award of contract for detail engineering, procurement and construction.

  • Manage contractor preparation of detailed design drawings, material specifications and procurement, and/or construction bid packages.

  • Coordinate activities and resolve issues among proponents, contractors and other parties to allow construction activities to progress according to plan and the final completion.

  • Develop Project Functional Specification for Process Control System (PCS) and Field Instrumentation that fully comply with Saudi Aramco standards and specifications.

  • Develop instrument indices and lists such as instrument index, I/O list, instrument range, and alarm set points.  

  • Conduct safety integrity level (SIL) study and participate in Hazard and Operability review (HAZOP).  

  • Provide design assistance during the development of P&ID, Cause and Effect and Control Narrative.  

  • Develop Instrument Loop Diagram (ILD),Instrument Segment Diagram (ISD) and Instrument Specification Sheets (ISS) using Smart Plant Instrumentation (SPI) Intools.  

  • Lead Preliminary Design Review (PDR) and Critical Design Review (CDR) prior of Process Control System development.  

  • Provide design assistance in the identification, sizing, selection and procurement of field instrumentation including control valves.  

  • Review and approve Material Requisition (MR) for all project field instrumentation including Control Valve, On-Off Valve and Fire & Gas Detection.  

  • Review and approve Technical Bid Evaluation (TBE) for all project field instrumentation including Control Valves, On-Off Valve and Fire & Gas Detection and assure technical compliance to Saudi Aramco standards and project specification.  

  • Provide technical support to project management activities, procurement and project controls through all project cycle and answer Technical Queries raised by Contractor when required.

  • Attend Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) of the Process Control System and resolve any technical issue prior of shipment to site.  

  • Conduct Site Acceptance Test (SAT) and Integration Site Acceptance Test (ISAT) for all Process Control System.  

  • Lead instrumentation construction activities and conduct meeting and walkthrough to monitor the site daily construction progress for field instrumentation installation.  

  • Perform functional test for major installed rotating equipment and vessels and assure all logics are satisfied before start up.   

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