Pipeline Technician – Mechanical Engineering

Kershaw Leonard
Sharjah, UAE

Ref: KP792-367
Kershaw Leonard

The Role


The Role


Our client is one of the world’s leading petroleum brands and they are currently looking to recruit a Pipeline Technician, reporting to the Gas Transmission Supervisor, to join its Gas Operations team in Sharjah.

Your responsibilities will include (but will not be limited to):

• Carrying out routine mechanical maintenance work at metering and regulating stations and on the pipeline according to an established programme
• Carrying out emergency repairs after hours using specially equipped emergency vehicle
• Carrying out a rota-organised on-call duty responsibility out of normal working hours
• Greasing valves at block valve stations according to specifications, and checking protective fencing
• Taking and recording readings at various cathodic protection test points along the pipeline and reporting low reading or other abnormalities to Supervisor for necessary action

Requirements


Requirements


This is an exciting role which requires only applicants with at least 3 years experience in gas operations and pipeline maintenance work. If you are not working in this field or living in the UAE currently, please note we will not be able to process your application.

Our client is seeking a candidate who has completed Secondary education and 2 years full time in mechanical trades training. You must also have:

• Good command of the English language
• Valid UAE driving license
• Desert driving skills

If you think you have what it takes to succeed in this role and meet the criteria above, then please submit your CV now.

About the Company


About the Company


Kershaw Leonard is committed to finding ‘First Class’ people for its ‘World Class’ Clients. Since our inauguration in September 1999, We have become well-respected specialists for all aspects of Human Resource Consultancy and Recruitment, and bring a standard of professional conduct (through the Recruitment Employment Confederation UK) to the industry here in the Middle East. Our qualified Consultants deliver a unique quality of service that is designed to meet the individual needs of both Candidates and Clients.

Our specialist recruitment divisions cover permanent, temporary and contract staff, and Executive Search, in the following sectors:

Senior Executives and Directors; Design; Engineering and Construction; Finance and Banking; Human Resources and Training; IT and Telecoms; Legal; Logistics and Supply Chain Management; Media; Office Management; Retail; Sales and Marketing and Secretarial and Business Support.
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