Offshore, UAE
: Advanced vocational qualification (HND/OND) or equivalent in Electronics & Telecommunications plus 5 years of hands-on experience in relevant field
: Any Nationality
: 6 - 10 years
: Oil & Gas / Petroleum
: Technician
: 19 - Oct - 2017
Job Description
Job Purpose & Scope:
Conduct installation, preventive maintenance, removal & reinstallation, repair and testing of one or more of the following systems as per work assignment.
VHF, UHF, HF radio equipment
Power line carrier system
Fiber optic system
PA systems, Fax, Paging Systems
NDB, Meteo oceanographic systems & Air/ground equipment
Voice recording systems
Microwave, LOS equipment including PCM system
SDH/PDH equipment, with electrical / optical fiber interfaces and related multiplex systems. (STM-1, STM-4 and STM-16).
LAN/WAN equipment,  commercial satellite TV (C and Ku Band), and CCTV systems
Antenna installations, measurements and adjustments
Remote Terminal Units (RTUs) that combine the functionality of a PLC with WiMAX and CIT microwave radio systems
Temporary gas detection systems for simultaneous operations at well head towers
RFID personnel tracking system
Principal Accountabilities:
Conducts a comprehensive corrective and preventative maintenance program on a variety of equipment off-shore as per assigned Job Scope and ensure their availability at the optimum level in accordance with Company operational requirements.  Specified faulty items are sent to ITTN in AUH for repair together with the appropriate documentations.
Conducts corrective maintenance on specified equipment up to component level and ensure that work performed is according to manufacturers recommendations, followed by conducting tests using a variety of tools and test equipment.
Participate in the installation, connection and tuning of a variety of equipment as per his job assignment at various locations as required by the Company
Implement modification and enhancement of RTUs and associated equipments and participate in installation and commissioning of new RTUs and other hook-up programs including installation and removal of temporary Gas detection systems at well head towers.
Maintain a record of all tools and test equipment utilized and ensure their availability by accurate checks and ensure their accuracy by periodically sending them to ITTN Lab in AUH for calibration as recommended by the manufacturer and agreed with ITTN
Investigates causes of defective operation of systems and equipment including interfaces to other systems and recommend modifications to equipment or operational conditions, discussing solutions with the Telecom / Control engineers as appropriate.
Ensures that maintenance procedures are adhered to and complete all necessary documentation to facilitate work and up-date records. Participates in conjunction with the Telecom Engineer, in the continuous review of maintenance procedures and in the recommendation of appropriate amendments
In close coordination with contractors (when on site) undertakes the installation of new equipment or modification of the existing ones and ensures that work is carried out according to specifications and ensures that performance of the equipment is within agreed standards and Company requirements.
Conducts similar or related duties such as preparing mission orders, work orders, maintenance reports, requisitions for transportation, monthly time sheets and work permits, and ensuring that all work is fully documented.
Ensures full compliance to Company Fire & Safety & Environment procedures/standards in all executed work/tasks and actively contribute to sections HSE- Target KPI’s
Participates in the on-the-job training of UAE Developees and provide all possible supports to help them meet their targets.
IO and Decision Making Authority:
Carries out his work independently within the limits of his expertise and in accordance with maintenance procedures and technical standards. He consults his Telecom Engineer or ITTN in Abu Dhabi on difficult or persistent problems.


Desired Candidate Profile
Minimum Requirements:
Advanced vocational qualification (HND/OND) or equivalent in  Electronics & Telecommunications.
Minimum 5 years (hands on) varied experience in the installation, maintenance, repair and testing of modern VHF, UHF and HF radio equipment, microwave, multiplexers, specifically where used for data transmission and voice communication and microprocessor based remote terminal systems( RTU)  in a Scada environment.
Work experience in a similar environment in the oil or petro-chemical industry is an advantage.
• Good command of English, both written and spoken.


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