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Ref No.: 18-00493
Location: Abu Dhabi AE
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 11/11/2018
Our reputed client, a Government Oil and Gas Company is looking forward to recruit for the position of "Island Senior Electrical Technician” in Abu Dhabi -UAE.

Reporting: Electrical Team Leader
Location: Abu Dhabi Island

Job Purpose:
  • Undertake the preventive, corrective maintenance and testing of a variety of electrical equipment and systems, in accordance with company safety and electrical procedures and standards and provide work direction to technicians. Able to produce / review and update work procedures.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Draft work orders and obtain work permits, together with wiring plans and diagrams from supervisor, evaluate jobs and determine materials, equipment's, transportation or other essentials required. Isolation/ De-Isolation of electrical equipment on specific instruction after taking the necessary certification.
  • Assists Technicians in their work, by examining individual components or circuits to identify faults, carrying out various electrical tests, providing technical instructions and inspecting completed repair work to ensure functional operation of appliances.
  • Carry out preventive/ routine and corrective maintenance including overhauling work on a wide variety of electrical equipment as instructed and in accordance with the schedules and work priority.
  • Produce preventive/ corrective electrical procedures adhering to the HSE Regulations.
  • Issue comprehensive daily activity reports outlining the cause of the fault, the nature of the work and the materials, labour and time taken to complete the task.
  • Carry out and check that all electrical installation and maintenance work is performed in accordance with regulations, ensuring that the installation of fuses, circuit breakers and other safety devices comply with safety regulations and that all systems and appliances are properly earthed.
  • Strictly observe Company Electrical Procedures. Fire and HSE regulations ensuring areas are clearly marked and sealed off and the appropriate safety and work permits have been obtained before commencing work.
  • Liaise with Supervisor and Production to obtain authority to re-energize once work is complete.
  • Advises the supervisor of required spares, materials and tools and prepare requisitions as necessary propose alternatives in case of shortage.
  • Participate in reviewing technical projects/ modifications documents and raise concerns as required.
  • Providing training, guidance and coaching to newly employed UAE Nationals to achieve high level of competency and timely integration.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Completion of Secondary Education (12 years), with 7 years electrical background or electrical Diploma.
  • Minimum 10 years' experience in Electrical Installation and repair work, preferably Oil and Petro-chemcial operation, including 2 years in a Senior Technician position.
  • Good working knowledge of MS Windows and MS Office Programs.
  • Fluent in English Language, both written and verbal with high communication.