Asset Reliability Engineer - Saudi Arabia

Ras Al-Khair on the east coast, Saudi Arabia

About the Organization 

A forward-looking maritime facility with a vision to become the ‘Shipyard of the Future’. The facility is set to be one of the largest maritime facilities in the world, with the capacity to build various types of vessels, including very large crude carriers, offshore drilling rigs, and commercial ships. It will help shape the Saudi maritime industry as one of the largest, most advanced and sustainable maritime facilities in the MENA region, with global ambitions and reach.

Key Accountabilities 

  • Adhere to regulations, quality, security, and safety standards.
  • Liaise with the asset management team, maintenance technicians, and contractors to ensure full and timely support is provided.
  • Originates and develops analysis methods to determine the reliability of components, equipment, and processes.
  • Prepares diagrams, charts, drawings, calculations, and reports to define reliability problems and make recommendations for improvements.
  • Review and approve all the assets preventive/predictive maintenance plans to ensure these are in full alignment with the reliability plans and targets.
  • Conducts analysis of reliability problems and investigates to determine the required reliability approach for a particular situation, with consideration given to cost limitations for equipment uptime/downtime, repair/replacement costs, and weight, size, and availability of materials/equipment.
  • Determines cost advantages of alternatives and develops action plans that comply with internal/external customer demands for reliable processes/equipment to avoid failures.
  • Works with Project Engineering to ensure the reliability and maintainability of new and modified installations.
  • Participates in the final checkout of new installations. This includes factory and site acceptance testing that will ensure adherence to functional specifications.
  • Provides input to a Risk Management Plan that will anticipate reliability-related, and non-reliability-related risks that could adversely impact plant operation.
  • Develops engineering solutions to repetitive failures and all other problems that adversely affect plant operations.
  • Own and manage Failure Reporting, Analysis, and Corrective Action System (FRACAS).
  • Monitor assets Life Cycle phases and make decisions accordingly.
  • Provides technical support to production, maintenance management, and technical personnel.


Knowledge, Skills, and Experience

We are Looking For:

  • Bachelor's degree in Reliability, Mechanical, Industrial, Electrical Engineering or equivalent. 
  • A Master’s degree in Reliability, Mechanical, Industrial, or Electrical Engineering is a plus.
  • For Asset Reliability II: 3-9 years of relevant experience in asset reliability, maintenance engineering, or related roles.
  • Experienced in developing and implementing preventive/predictive.
  • IAM Certificate is a plus.
  • CMRP Certificate is a plus.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Proficiency in reliability analysis tools and software.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Detail-oriented with a strong commitment to safety and quality.
  • Ability to work independently and adapt to changing priorities.
  • Excellent Verbal and Written Communication Skills in English.
  • Arabic Language (Spoken/Written) Will be an Advantage.

Asset Reliability Engineer - Saudi Arabia

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Asset Reliability Engineer - Saudi Arabia

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