Petro Rabigh was founded in 2005 as a joint venture between Saudi Aramco and Sumitomo Chemical. The plant is valued at about US $10 billion and originally produced 18.4 million tons per annum (mtpa) of petroleum-based products and 2.4 mtpa of ethylene and propylene-based derivatives. Petro Rabigh II is an expansion project valued at US $9 billion that reached full production by 4th Quarter 2017 and provided a wide range of new high value-added products, some of which are exclusive to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Middle East.
Duties and responsibility•Conduct feasibility studies, conceptual studies, and pre-FEED work on our refinery and petrochemical facilities anddevelop long-term business strategies.•Lead integrated project teams to prepare design basis scoping papers to define capital projects involving refineries andpetrochemical investments.•Prepare expenditure request documentation.•Interface with related stakeholders, Operations, Engineering, Production Planning (PPD), Process Engineering (PED), New Business Development, Engineering (PMD), Project Management (BOTB), and Corporate Management.•Perform process economic evaluations of existing and potential new refining and petrochemical facilities.•Direct evaluations of major refining and petrochemical facilities.•Prepare and make presentations to Corporate Management on refining petrochemical investment opportunities.
Qualifications•Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering or Chemistry•10-15 years of working experience of having worked for the refinery of petrochemical operations•Should have minimum ten years’ experience in the following refining technologies (as examples: Crude Distillation(CDU), Vacuum Distillation (VDU), C4 Alkylation, Catalytic Reforming, Aromatics (BZ/PX), C4/C5/C6 and Xylene Isomerization, Various Hydroprocessing(NHT/DHT/VGOHT/MHC), High olefin Fluid Catalytic Cracking, Steam Cracking (Ethane Cracking), Sulphur and Amine, Steam Reforming, Hydrogen manufacturing, Metathesis and Petrochemicals such as LLDPE, HDPE, PP, LDPE/EVA, EPR, TPO, MTBE, MEG, POX, Cumene and Phenol).•Should have minimum five years’ experience in performing economic evaluations and feasibility studies, and preparing.