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ELECTRICAL SR. TECHNICIAN
Ref No.: 15-00738
Location: Abu Dhabi AE
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 23/08/2015
Our client, a Government based Oil and Gas Sector is looking forward to recruit for the position of "Senior Electrical Technician” in Abu Dhabi-Offshore.

Rotation Cycle
Job Purpose and Scope:
Directs and participates in a variety of electrical construction, routine and scheduled preventive maintenance, trouble shooting and breakdown maintenance on such plant and equipment as production platform, wellheads, process plant, utilities, tank farm, water injection plant, administration building, accommodation area, and equipment such as process motors, switchgear, power distribution plant, MECO desalination units, turbine generators, compressors etc. Carries out duties in accordance with approved safety regulations.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Carries out trouble shooting activities both routine and on major equipment such as power generation equipment, solid state controls, computer systems, operation facilities, the tanker and high voltage equipment. Uses diagnostic and measuring equipment such as multi-meter oscilloscope megohmmeter, thumper, solid state trip devices, multi- amp protective relay test units, numerologic control system tester, ammeter, high voltage audio visual test equipment etc.
  • Provides work direction to Electrical Technician and participates in carrying out repairs on various types of electrical equipment. Includes repairing or replacing defective parts, obtaining necessary suppliers, parts and tools as necessary, testing and handling over the user department.
  • Carries out electrical work on construction projects. Includes preparing material take-off lists, providing full description of parts required, passing list to his supervisor for the ordering of parts, obtaining equipment and supplies from warehouse, installing conduits, power cables and related wiring, sockets, lighting and grounding system etc., re-installing motors, installing new heavy duty transformers, installing control circuits, etc. Prepares specifications as required. Carries out electrical work on construction projects through to commissioning phase.
  • Designs and engineers electrical systems for new installations and modifications. Includes ordering required materials for the project designing and preparing schematics and detailed drawings, developing specifications as required, preparing estimates for budgeting purposes and carrying out full operational test on completion of the work.
  • Carries out a variety of administrative activities. Includes preparing daily time sheets, daily work activities report, proposed work schedule for the following day, weekly report on status of major projects, monthly work order status report, forms for repair or testing of equipment, request for work to be completed outside contractors, carrying out research for Purchasing or Engineering and preparing blue prints etc.
  • Coordinates daily work load and special projects. Includes liaising with Production and various maintenance crafts, on such matters as the provision of test information, requests for support from other crafts, safety drills and training, availability of materials, equipment and spare parts and exchange of information on engineering technical data.
  • Carries out a variety of administrative activities. Includes preparing daily time sheets, daily work activities report, proposed work schedule for the following day, weekly report on status of major projects, monthly work order status report, forms for repair or testing of equipment, request for work to be completed or outside contractors, carrying out research for Purchasing or Engineering and preparing blue prints etc.