Offshore, UAE
: Technical secondary education certificate in mechanical trade, followed by 2 years of formal training to a technical diploma
: Any Nationality
: 6 - 10 years
: Oil & Gas / Petroleum
: Technician
: 10 - Jan - 2018
Job Description
Job Purpose:
Performs skilled mechanical maintenance at advanced levels on typical mechanical equipment of offshore Oil & Gas installations. 
Leads and directs assigned crews consisting of related crafts as well as participates in the crew’s tasks such as fabrication and light machining jobs.
Principal Accountabilities:
Ensures the safe and efficient operations of all production plants. Monitors and controls the operations in the central control room via distributed control system.
Directs and supervises the receipts, storage and export of crude oil and condensate blend.
Leads and gives directions to crews, consisting of mechanical technicians and fitters during preventive /corrective/ breakdown/ shutdown/turnaround maintenance in the super complex.
Receives work requests from mechanical supervisor and attends directly to such requests from various sections in the super complex for maintenance of different static and rotating mechanical equipment like pumps, compressors, heat exchangers, valves, vessels and firefighting system.
Collects data and prepares reports on equipment and tasks related to maintenance. 
Performs installations and alignment of equipment such as pumps, compressors, gas turbines, static equipment using relevant tools including computerized laser alignment tools.
Installs, removes, inspects and repairs mechanical spare parts like bearings, seals on typical mechanical equipment. Performs and gives directions to crews during major overhaul of equipment with or without external contractors and vendors.
Ensures use of proper tools and tackles on the job by assigned crews.
Assists the supervisor to improve the productivity of crews by making relevant recommendations as well as to achieve cost effective maintenance.
Identifies and reports requirement of spare parts and recommends its use on repair or replacement basis. Carries out periodic pre-use inspections of tools and special tools, repairs, overhauls and tests them when required as well as 
Checks and verifies tools, spares and other materials for conformity with the order for its acceptance and fitness for use, on arrival of items in addition to assisting the supervisor to specify the spares for procurement of such items. 
Directs the materials services clerks for its proper preservations and storage. 
Attends group safety meetings, conducts safety talk to the crews and conducts safety observation tours, reports incidents and near misses.
Makes recommendations to continuously improve the method of works, for safe execution. Uses and ensures the uses of proper PPEs by self and the crews members.
Ensures proper housekeeping at all times at job sites. Acts as a member of the emergency team and participates in firefighting when required. Carries out planned inspections of equipment and machinery according to prepared inspection checklists.
Carries out hazardous classification of equipment and machinery in his assigned area and specifies critical items/parts to implement special maintenance procedures.
Performs other related duties such as directing the assigned crew and contractors in the Super Complex on safety critical jobs, observing safety of personnel and equipment. Prepares sketches and reports and fill up documents such as work permits, material request.
Desired Candidate Profile
Minimum Requirements:
Technical secondary education certificate in mechanical trade, followed by 2 years of formal training to a technical diploma.
6 years of knowledge and hands-on work experience in maintenance of a wide variety of mechanical equipment and machinery, including essential experience in alignment of rotating machinery, using special tools.
Good knowledge of English language to read, write and speak.
Computer skilled to use typical office tool like MS Windows.
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