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Mechanical Technician (Rotating and Static)

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Qatar - Other
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 09/10/2016
  • Duration: up to 5 years
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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:
For this position preference will be given to candidates already here in Qatar or in GCC region

Mechanical Technician (Rotating and Static)

• Carry out mechanical maintenance activities on various rotating machinery to ensure effective functionality, reliability and efficiency in accordance with HSE and quality standards and operating procedures
• Attend meeting to discuss maintenance priorities and receive instructions on routine tasks in order to facilitate timely completion of tasks as per given instruction and HSE standards
• Patrol assigned sites as per work orders/ instructions, monitor the physical condition of all equipment, report non-conformances in order to facilitate effective maintenance of all rotating machinery
• Attend to breakdowns and effect corrective actions, ensuring adherence to procedures and guidelines to reduce downtime and maximize functionality of equipment
• Participate in the shutdown operations as per defined procedures and standards
• Monitor the quality of repaired units with defined limits and highlight any deviations to the Mechanical supervisor so that any non-conformances are identified and corrected proactively
• Attend to plant emergencies such as fire, gas leaks under the direction of the Mechanical Supervisor
• Give work directions to contractors work personnel for necessary maintenance, installation and modification works as directed and required by the supervisor and validate that work is performed according to company standards
• Maintain logbook on maintenance tasks carried out in order to facilitate timely information availability and ready referencing
• Follow all relevant departmental policies, processes, standard operating procedures and instructions so that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner
• Assist in the preparation of all timely and accurate departmental statements and reports to meet and department requirements and policies
• Ensure all relevant quality, health, safety and environmental procedures, instructions and controls are adhered to so that the safety of employees, quality of products/services and environmental compliance can be guaranteed.
• Conduct observations on unsafe/ safe acts and report in a timely manner
• The mechanical technician – rotating shall work in accordance with strict system guidelines, established procedures, standard practices, brief notes or detailed instructions. Work is usually monitored by a mechanical supervisor
• This job is also required to have constant coordination with field operators with regard to all maintenance matters

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Qualification & experience:

• 3 year Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
• 5 years of field experience as a mechanical technician in petrochemical industry
• Knowledge of all relevant plant and rotating equipment
• Practical knowledge of mechanical maintenance principles
• Knowledge of operations in petrochemical plants
• Shall be aware of proper maintenance techniques

Language and communication skills:
• Communicate fluently in English language
• Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure, technical manuals, and engineering drawings.
• Ability to write routine reports and correspondences.
• Positive attitudes and strong personality
• Time management
• Team work and effective collaboration skills

Computer Skills
• Computer literate and experience to use MS Office software’s
• Familiar with SAP CMMS software application.

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