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Mechanical Technician

Job Title: Mechanical Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Erbil, Iraq
REF: 1410
Contact Name: Susan Rafat
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

MSELECT is looking to hire a Mechanical Technician for an international oil and gas operator in Kurdistan. Candidate must have 2-5 years’ relevant experience and the ability to read and write English, Kurdish language is a plus. 

Job Summary:

Perform maintenance and repairs of all HOME facilities, equipment including rotating equipment.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Must have good working knowledge and experience working on gas and diesel engines, gas compressors and pumps, both centrifugal and positive displacement.
  • Carry out scheduled preventative maintenance on a variety of equipment.
  • Review manufacturer’s technical manuals for procedures and problem solving
  • Assist supervisors in identifying and ordering replacement parts.
  • Be punctual in working a rotating schedule in a camp situation.
  • Observe all safety procedures and company policies.


  • Engineering Degree required.
  • Oil and Gas Industry experience a plus.
  • Computer literacy a plus.
  • Ability to read and write English & Kurdish language a plus.


  • Enthusiastic about operations role.
  • Ability to work effectively within operations and maintenance.
  • Ability to work with multi-national workforce.
  • Willingness to work on shift/rotation schedule.


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