Terminal Manager (oil terminals)

WTS Energy  is seeking to hire Terminal Manager for one of its client who is a reputed national oil company for one of their Oil terminals.

Location: Yanbu, Saudi Arabia
Duration: Long term, Resident basis.

The responsibilities of Terminal Manager will include but are not limited to the following,

  1. Managing and ensuring the smooth running of the terminal with regards to productivity operations, shipping, transportation, profitability, EHS, quality, training, and routine maintenance
  2. Involved in promoting and managing sales and marketing of tankage, blending and other value added activities.
  3. Responsible for effectively staffing, leading, developing, managing and motivating direct reports.
  4. Responsible for executing operations consistent with budgetary expectations
  5. Accountable for asset management and reliability as well as inventory controls, quality assurance, and reconciliation.
  6. Accountable for compliance with local and federal agencies with regard to Operating Permits, Operations, Safety programs, Operator training and Construction Permits.
  7. Serve as needed in the Emergency Response System as Incident Commander in the event of emergency situation.
  8. Responsible for effectively developing and allocating operating budget, routine maintenance and capital budgets for review and approval as well as track implementation and business unit performance
  9. Serve as support to Company Leadership as needed to evaluate acquisitions
  10. Responsible for implementing all operational training in conjunction with the General Manager and EHSSQ Manager. This includes all aspects of Terminal operations, safety, fire-fighting and efficient methods to streamline the Terminal activities.
  11. Responsible for planning and managing all preventive and breakdown maintenance activities at the terminal.
  12. Provides and manages a strong platform to support harmony between different cultures and races on both terminals



  1. Educational Qualification: Minimum Engineering Degree / Higher Diploma holder preferable. Tertiary education. Mechanical / Chemical background.
  1. Experience: Minimum of 10 years of experience in Oil/ Chemical/ Refinery in a management / senior supervisory capacity. Ideal candidate will have Oil Terminal Management experience.
  1. Behavioural and Functional Competencies: Excellent organizational, leadership, communication and analytical skills.