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Electrical & Instrument Technician

Job Title: Electrical & Instrument Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Duhok, Iraq
REF: 651
Contact Name: Rahel Surchi
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

we are urgently looking for an Electrical & Instrument Technician for one of the major Oil & Gas operators in Kurdistan, to provide professional supervision and hands-on troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of oil production facility electrical and instrumentation equipment in a manner which assures minimum downtime on equipment.  A minimum of 10 years of experience is required.

Major Responsibility:

  • Troubleshoots, repairs, maintains and calibrates all electrical/instrumentation equipment including motor control centers, electrical distribution, pneumatic and electronic process controllers and PLCs.
  • Orders spare parts, supplies, tools and equipment needed in the repair and maintenance of all electrical and instrumentation equipment.
  • Ensures that all safety procedures are followed.
  • Implements tag-out lock-out procedures during routine maintenance and repair.
  • Implements preventative maintenance programs for all E & I equipment.
  • Provide supervision and training of local personnel.


  • Technical diploma.
  • Minimum of 10 years of electrical and instrumentation experience in the petrochemical industry.
  • KRG experience preferred.


  • Enthusiastic about operations role.
  • Ability to work effectively within team of operations and maintenance.
  • Ability to work with multinational workforce.
  • Proven track record of training national staff while completing multiple tasks.
  • Read/Write/Speak English language required