Mechanical Lead

Full Time
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Post Date: June 4, 2024
  • Apply Before: April 3, 2025
Job Description

This position is only available to European Passport holders due to VISA requirements.

On behalf of a global Contracting company, Petroplan are seeking a Mechanical Lead to support the development of traditional Oil and Gas Energy project as well as Low Carbon / Energy Transition projects.

It is a fixed term 2 year contract based in Saudi Arabia.


  • Allocate appropriate discipline resources for the preparation of proposals, FEED Verification and detailed engineering on projects.
  • Prepare verbal or written reports as required, stating the current workload in the group and whether it will meet set targets. If not, give the reasons why not and list the steps taken, or which need to be taken, to get back on target.
  • Liaise closely with the various Engineers/Head of Dept for whom the group is doing work. This will enable the latest developments, which may affect the schedule to be ascertained. Advise them of problem areas.


  • 20 years minimum experience.
  • Atleast 15 years of experience in Design.
  • 5 years minimum in Middle East.
  • Previous Aramco project experience is required.

If you are interested, and meet the above requirements, please apply below!

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What’s more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today’s world of work – it’s about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you’re looking for from your next role.