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Electrical Technician

Job Title: Electrical Technician
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Erbil, Iraq
Industry:
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Contact Name: Ahmed Tahir
Contact Email: ahmed@mselect.iq
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

Mselect is recruiting a Electrical Technician for one of the major Oil and Gas companies in Erbil, Kurdistan. The Electrical technician will exhibit exemplary safety and technical competence in all matters pertaining to electrical maintenance works on and around the vessel. He is responsible for ensuring that he maintains competence to carry out allotted tasks. 

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Maintain and adjust the condition of electrical assets: Electrical Systems, Equipment, UPS Batteries, Generators Switchboards, Motors, Wiring, Portable Electrical tools
  • Comply with relevant authorisation procedures, safe working practices and specific instructions
  • Complete maintenance in an agreed timescale, using safe and appropriate methods and agreed procedures
  • Ensure resources and spares are planned for and used cost effectively
  • Ensure the correct, current operating requirements are available for reference
  • Ensure any assets which have been maintained or had parameters adjusted still comply with specified operating requirements with minimum disruption and with the specified methods, tools and materials
  • Monitor and record any maintenance or adjustments accurately in work history in MMS.

 

  1. Monitor And Assess The Performance And Condition Of Electrical Assets
  • Obtain information or parameters from reliable sources. (Inspection ports, connections, vendor documentary information, instrument readings, diagnostic equipment.) using approved methods
  • Use monitoring equipment or procedures correctly to assess the condition of electrical assets
  • Ensure monitoring and checks are carried out in line with specified MMS timescales and schedules.
  • Record and communicate monitored outcomes accurately and in timely fashion to raise the effectiveness of MMS
  • Compare current performance with previous assessments and take action where differences must be addressed
  • Use monitoring equipment or procedures correctly to assess the condition of electrical assets
  • Ensure monitoring and checks are carried out in line with specified MMS timescales and schedules.
  • Record and communicate monitored outcomes accurately and in timely fashion to raise the effectiveness of MMS
  • Compare current performance with previous assessments and take action where differences must be addressed
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  • Diagnose Faults in Electrical Assets
  • Respond promptly to problems in line with approved procedures
  • Select appropriate tests and diagnostic procedures and apply them methodically.
  • Determine the cause, nature and extent of problems in the performance and condition of electrical systems or assets
  • Use the results of inspections to determine the appropriate actions to take
  • Record an accurate and full description in the appropriate document history
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  • Monitor and Maintain Pollution Control Measures.
  • Sample and check that controlled process discharges from area of responsibility to the environment are within prescribed limits
  • Identify and halt unplanned discharges where possible, and reported immediately according to policy, procedure and regulation
  • Equipment, waste or other materials for disposal are dealt with according to the correct procedure
  • Ensure resources such as PPE, materials, tools and spares are accounted and not wasted or used
  • Inefficiently

     

  • Emergency Response (See Station Bill)
  • Carry Out Emergency Response Role
  • Demonstrate competence during Emergency Response Drills and training exercises

Qualifications, Experience and Skills:

 

  • Once recruited the Technician will be authorised by the (Field Electrical Authority) FEA to the appropriate level
  • Proven experience and qualified to ONC/ HNC, or NVQ Level 3 or recognised equivalent in Electrical Maintenance Engineering
  • Minimum 5 yrs experience preferred
  • Good knowledge of PTW, Electrical Isolation Standards, Risk Assessment and Man Management, Power Management System, Generation on LV
  • COMP ex E’x’ Course
  • Preferred courses: HV/LV Protection and HVLV Switching
  • Medically fit to onshore International standards

Personal Skills:

 

  • Personal: Exemplary awareness of safety issues. Conscientious, flexible, versatile and determined
  • Leadership: Able to assist with operation of Electrical Power Generation and distribution systems
  • Good levels of written and spoken communication. Positive and assertive
  • Technical: High standard of analytical, diagnostic, technical and professional knowledge, on electrical systems, components and procedures
  • IT: Use standard MS ‘Office’ package electronic mail system and diagnostic software and equipment as required

Internal Interactions:

 

  • All levels of plant personnel
  • Develop a good working relationship with Assessor and Mentor (where applicable)