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  • Job reference: RMS0170433

Fire & Gas Technician

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Qatar - Other
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 14/08/2016
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The Company:
Our client is one of the largest producers of low-density polyethylene (LDPE) in the Middle East.

The company produces a wide range of LDPE grades that are suitable for all thermoplastics processing techniques used for various applications. These include, food packaging, agricultural films, extrusion and coating lamination films, high-clarity films, injection moulding, cables, wires, foam and other products that are widely used all over the world.

The Role:
Carry out preventive, predictive and breakdown maintenance for various instruments related to Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) and the telecommunication systems in site and off site. Including carrying out various preventive maintenance and calibration checks of Fire & Gas detection systems, fire extinguishing systems, public address systems, CCTV systems, weather monitoring stations, industrial communication systems and weighing bridge/ scale in accordance with established schedules and procedures/ instructions, including calibration of transmitters, limit switches, flow meters, test equipment or any other related jobs as directed by the F&G specialist.
• Carries out systematic function test, calibration and repair of various types of combustible gas detectors, toxic gas detectors, flame detectors, smoke detectors, horns, beacons, speakers, F&G controllers, Ex-telephone, radios, deluge systems, CCTV, Weather stations, Safety & environment sections portable equipment and informs any serious abnormalities as observed to F&G specialist for his advice and direction. Cleaning & painting of F&G system
• Installation, inspection, testing, maintenance and calibration of F&G detection/ alarm and control systems
• Troubleshoot, maintain and repair F&G alarm systems
• Perform inspection and testing as per Standard requirements
• Carry out the corrective, preventive and predictive maintenance activities for various F&G systems in the company plants, workshops and offsite facilities in accordance with established schedules to achieve effective functionality, reliability and efficiency in accordance with standard operating procedures, HSE guidelines and quality standards
• Coordinate with engineers to carryout modifications on F&G systems, industrial communication systems and equipment in plant as directed and in accordance with the modification sheets provided to him with detailed drawing to enhance the efficiency of equipment/ plant
• Contractor personnel shall be able to use and maintain all type of testing and calibration of instrument used
• Record and evaluate test data
• Read and interpret F&G detection system drawings and various codes
• Use and care for tools and equipment employed to perform calibration, testing and repair
• Working in compliance with the company work policy
• Carries out loop checking, measures voltage, current, resistance and all other electrical parameters as and when required
• Documenting inspection, testing, repair and failure data within the company adopted database system
• Checks all security systems and related alarms including trouble shooting and diagnosis of routine/ emergency breakdowns
• Participate in the shutdown operations as per defined procedures and standards and in line with HSE guidelines
• Attend to plant emergencies under the direction of the Automation Supervisor
• Maintain logbook on maintenance tasks carried out in order to facilitate timely information availability and ready referencing
• Provides ideas for continual improvement and reports any near misses noticed
• Assist in the preparation of timely & accurate departmental statements and reports to meet and Department requirements, policies & standards
• Ensure all relevant quality, health, safety and environmental procedures, instructions & controls are adhered to so that the safety of employees, quality of products/services and environmental compliance can be guaranteed
• Performs other similar duties such as observing safety rules and regulations, follow quality procedures as prescribed, maintaining of good housekeeping on sites, substations and workshop
• The F&G technician shall wok in accordance with strict system guidelines, established procedures, standard practices, brief notes or detailed instructions. Work is usually monitored by F&G supervisor

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
1) Basic Qualification & experience:
• 3 years diploma in Instrumentation & Control Engineering
• 5 years of experience as F&G technician in petrochemical industry
• Ability to calibrate filed and F&G instruments
• Ability to use all F&G related instrument tools
• Knowledge of Smart Instrument, Fire & gas system and familiar with International Codes & standards
• Shall be aware of proper maintenance techniques
• Experience with industrial fire protection systems including inspection, testing, maintenance and/or installation with an emphasis on industrial F&G detection and suppression systems

2) Language & communication skills:

• Ability to communicate fluently in English language
• Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedures, technical manuals and engineering drawings
• Ability to read and comprehend technical manuals, PIDs and drawing
• Good communication skills, customer oriented ability to work as p

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
• Previous experience in Middle East will be preferential
• Experience in Qatar desirable
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