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Mechanical Maintenance Technician, Senior (OCN)


Posted on May 3, 2018

1 - 7 years Al Kuwait - Kuwait

American (US)

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Supervises scheduled and unscheduled maintenance repair of pre-engineered humidity controlled metal storage buildings that have air and water tight roll up doors.   May also be required to supervise maintenance on hydraulic, electrical and pneumatic security barriers.  The selected individual will be responsible for, but not limited to ensuring compliance with the Performance Work Statement (PWS) for the following functions: security barrier electrical systems, hydraulic systems, pneumatic systems, mechanical systems and electronic control stations.  Provides leadership and mentors junior personnel to develop appropriate skillsets.  Addresses customer facility maintenance concerns in a prompt, professional and courteous manner.  Uses provided Computer Maintenance Management System (CMMS) to correctly input data related to maintenance work orders, preventative maintenance inspections, and emergency/urgent customer requests.  Ensures personnel correctly capture data on maintenance work order requests and preventative maintenance inspection forms for upload into Maximo.
Analyzes deficiencies in equipment and supervises necessary repairs 
Inspects equipment and as necessary, conducts repairs or replaces faulty components using a variety of hand tools and equipment
Completes mechanical repairs or improvements on a variety of processes, equipment, fixtures, and unit operations
Provides technical/operational guidance to ensure compliance with the PWS while delivering desired results
Participates in the preventive and corrective maintenance programs
Evaluates maintenance requests, sets priorities, and processes work assignments
Inspects and tests facility components for proper operation IAW manufacturer’s specifications
Inspects hydraulic systems for wear, leaks and proper fluid level IAW manufacturer’s specifications
Working with sheet metal parts; repairs and installs hydraulic, pneumatic parts and systems
Changes bearings, sprockets, chains, belts, shafts, cylinders, and other interchangeable components
Guides technicians in the performance of basic pipefitting, plumbing, threading, and layout
Provides reports on maintenance, safety and quality issues
Performs other duties as assigned
Microsoft Office software for producing written documents
Hand and power tools required to perform facility maintenance
Working knowledge of computer maintenance management systems
Duties will involve the conduct of work in the outdoors with a potential exposure to extreme climatic conditions including frequent dust storms, and high temperatures – up to 130F degrees in the summer months.  Potential exposure to chemical or biological agents could exist.  Employee use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in certain areas is required.  PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, hand, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices.  Normal work week is 48 hours, but must be able to work overtime or shift work as required.

Defence / Military / Government

Installation / Maintenance / Operations / Repair

Desired Candidate Profile

Education/Certifications : One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required.
•Industry and trade certifications are required
•Specific training in the operation of hydraulic and pneumatic systems
Experience :
•4-7 years of mechanical maintenance experience
•4-5 years of experience planning, laying out, and installing electrical distribution systems
•Working knowledge of electrical systems including secondary distribution and interior systems
•Hands-on experience with electrical circuits, power cables, controls, and motors
•Ability to read blue prints, single-line diagrams, and rough shop drawings
•Must possess strong knowledge in a skilled-trade (electrical, pneumatic, plumbing, etc.)
•Knowledge of U.S. Army Safety Guidelines and OSHA Standards preferred
Skills :
•Requires ability to analyze the operation of various infrastructure systems, determine the cause of malfunctions, and take corrective actions as required
•Strong leadership and analytical skills
•Effective communication, organizational, interpersonal and people management skills
•Mastery of engineering skills
•U.S. citizenship and government issued secret security clearance or higher required
•Must have a valid state side driver s license


Plumbing Hydraulics Cables Pneumatics Osha People management skills Effective Communication Mechanical maintenance Analytical skills Infrastructure


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