Meteorologist Needed – Aramco Position


Positon Description

Saudi Aramco is seeking a meteorologist to join the Air Quality and Meteorology Division. The meteorologist will provide high level consultations to support Company forecasting and provide technical insights on meteorological related aspects.

The candidate shall study the weather and climate, using data from the land, sea and atmosphere. Also, ability to use models to make short and long-range weather forecasts and study climate patterns and conditions. Lead new technologies or research initiatives in the field of meteorology and early weather warning. Moreover, the candidate shall support meteorological and air quality data analysis activities and conduct specialty studies in this field.

The Meteorologist will also be supporting projects, assessing new environmental technologies for Saudi Aramco applications, updating Saudi Aramco engineering standards and procedures, leading environmental audits, reviewing project designs and air dispersion models, reviewing of environmental permits, and assuring Saudi Aramco compliance with the governmental agencies’ meteorological regulations.

Selection Criteria

BSc degree in Meteorology (Masters/PhD will be an advantage)

Minimum 5 years of experience

Participation in International or National committees related to meteorology and relevant publications.

Knowledge and expertise of:


Standard meteorological equipment and its application to meteorological studies


Fundamental physical and mathematical sciences underlining the science of meteorology


Forecasting principles and techniques of climatological studies


Data analysis on environmental data sets and studies

Proven experience in meteorology and related modeling programs, and support reporting requirements related to meteorology and climatological change assessment for Corporate Sustainability reports.

Excellent English communication skills to produce technically-sound reports and presentations.