Position: Sr. Technician (Mechanical)
This position provides a highly skilled and experienced service on all rotating equipment, process valves, relief and safety relief valves in the Refinery and its associated areas. A fully qualified, competent and an experienced senior mechanical technician is required to lead and direct mechanical technicians (BAPCO & Contractor), assist mechanical supervisor in ensuring all work is performed to high safety and quality standards and in a timely manner. Job Summary:
Leads and motivates staff assigned to him on complex repair work at shops and at fields.
Participates in the trouble shooting of rotating equipment, relief valves and process valve problems.
Takes the lead on the "on job training" for new technicians (trainees) as well as ongoing development of existing staff.
Plays a key role in the planning stage of major equipment overhaul by assisting the supervisor in spare parts review and in the development of work plans.
Leads the crew during absence of his supervisor.
Assists his supervisor in ensuring adherence to work safety procedures and in execution of machinery, relief valves and process valves major overhauls and T&I activities.
Conducts offsite inspection to contractors performing overhauls repair and testing of Companys rotating equipment and process valves ensuring that all work complies with company standards and procedures on delegation from his supervisor.
Assists in the "on going" process for the improvement of spare parts issues such as bill of materials and spare parts set ups.
Job Requirements: Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
Detailed practical knowledge & experience of machinery obtained through an Engineering Apprenticeship or similar formal training programme. Eight (8) years' experience as Mechanical Technician in related heavy / process industry, with a major process Plant Manufacturers .
Have a good knowledge of the principles, practices & technology associated with the installation, operation and maintenance of mechanical equipment installed in refineries.
Able understand Technical Drawings, literature and equipment technical instructions and manuals in English
Must be a driving license holder.
Must have a good level of computer literacy
Salary: USD Less Than 5,000 P.A.
Industry: Oil and Gas / Energy / Power / Infrastructure
Functional Area: Production, Manufacturing, Maintenance
Role Category: Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance
Employment Type: Permanent Job, Full Time