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Ref No.: 18-00496
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 "Electrical Supervisor” in Abu Dhabi -UAE.

Reporting: Manager
Location: Abu Dhabi Office

Job Purpose:
Monitor all construction activity related to electrical equipment and installations in the yard and reports to the supervisor/ manager of the status and highlights any non-compliance issues that may require addressing. Liaises with other trades for onsite inspections. Attends all handover meetings and other project meetings.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Monitors and observes and provide necessary project engineering interface with all yard project activities to ensure construction and commissioning activities proceed in accordance with project requirements and ensure that these activities are carried out in accordance with the guidance of the company.
  • To oversee that all electrical related construction activity including fabrication, assembly, materials, fittings and equipment comply with international standards and safe practices.
  • To ensure that the construction and installation of equipment will be such that it will not have any safety issue during maintenance in future.
  • Carry out and check if all electrical installations are performed in accordance with regulations, ensuring that the installation of Switchboards, UPS, Battery banks, circuit breakers and other safety devices comply with safety regulations, and that all system and appliances are properly earthed.
  • Ensure that the safety measures including Lock out tag out procedures are strictly adhered to during any maintenance and repair work on electrical equipment and ensure that all completed work confirms to statutory and company standards.
  • Reviews all drawings, circuit diagrams and as built drawings to confirm that they comply with the Company's requirements.
  • To oversee all commissioning activities and testing of the electrical equipment (generators, switch boards, UPS, Battery banks and protection relays) as per the company's requirement and help to achieve ease of maintenance in future.
  • Studies design packages for minor project work, checking site dimensions, assessing material and equipment requirements, establishing method and time for installation in liaison with Project disciplines.
  • Monitors and controls all activities within his area of responsibility and conforming to HSE standards and Guidelines set by the company.
  • Requires continuous on-site monitoring of the completion and commissioning activities under guidance of his manager to ensure no further modification are required at the islands.
  • Will participate in site inspections should be able to identify and highlight any bottlenecks and maintenance issues in the installations to avoid additional modification work at islands.
  • Ensures effectiveness of onsite risk assessments and implements mitigations\Contributes in FAT, SATS, HAZOPS, JSA's, SIMOPS and risk assessments for the projects.
  • Participates in reviewing, commit and facilitate operations manual and work procedures approval for easy and safe handling by operations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned such as taking part in training/ developing new recruits/ UAE national employees / developers.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 10 years' experience in an electrical installation preferably in the Oil, petro-chemical and fertilizer industry with three years in a supervisory position.
  • Good Knowledge of English.