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General Techncian [Descipline: Electrician]

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Engineering and Facilities

Job Description

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Posting Date Oct 06, 2018
Job Number 18001J1L
Job Category Engineering and Facilities
Location Le Méridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Dubai, United Arab Emirates VIEW ON MAP
Brand Le Meridien
Schedule Full-time
Relocation? No
Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

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Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, ideally located alongside Dubai’s largest private white sand beach, Le Méridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina is an iconic destination among the most luxurious of Dubai Beach Resorts.  Featuring a classic chic decor are subtle purple accents, our 220 Rooms and suites are designed to stimulate your creativity while offering breath-taking views and outstanding resort facilities will enrich your experience.


The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina Peaceful retreat settled on Jumeirah Beach, the resort offers the perfect destination for the entire family to unwind and recharge with a breath-taking array of recreation activities, and close proximity to major Dubai local attractions.  Featuring exceptional views over the Arabian Gulf, our impressive neoclassical architecture fills our five-star luxury beach resort in Dubai with charm and inspiration.


 Engineering is responsible for the maintenance and repair of the physical plant and all of its features, including:

  • Day-to-day system operation and maintenance routines
  • Preventive maintenance
  • Minor and major repairs and improvements
  • Support for other operating departments and guest activities


Job responsibilities will include, but not limited to the following:


·         Attending to all SGR task relating to guest and the hotel outlets to rectify maintenance issues

·         Provide preventive and predictive maintenance of the electrical systems, conducting daily rounds and readings;

·         Lead successful installation and repair of electrical systems and wiring including but not limited to: power distribution systems, LED lighting systems, control panels, components of machinery and equipment, data and fibre optic wiring, and security camera infrastructure;

·         Train others on the Maintenance team in the execution of basic electrical tasks;

·         Participate in the development and implementation of Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS);

·         Complete daily work orders as assigned and update team with daily work reports outlining progress and new issues;

·         Identify when external contractor/vendor is needed, and work in collaboration with contractor/vendor to complete work;

·         Develop and maintain inventories of electrical materials;

·         Perform maintenance job functions as needed, including but not limited to basic repairs to High Line

·         MEP infrastructure, furnishings, and utilities;

·         Participate in the winterization and spring start-ups on applicable systems;

·         Model, implement, and comply with electrical safety rules and related industry regulations;

·         Define and follow Standard Operating Procedures for repair of electrical systems;

·         Identify and suggest new approaches or best known methods to foster continuous improvement;

·         Perform other duties as assigned, including external street lighting & landscaping maintenance power supply duties.

To move into this position you should have


·         High school diploma or GCE general Education Certificate or an equivalent qualification to City and Guilds Electrical technician

·         Demonstrated ability to perform a wide variety of maintenance and operational tasks

·         3- 5 years hands-on commercial or industrial electrical experience under a licensed electrician

·         Ability to troubleshoot controls and electrical systems with amp meters, voltmeters, tracers, and recording devices

·         Ability to read electrical schematics, electrical prints, wiring diagrams, and nameplates

·         Ability to troubleshoot variable frequency drives (VFD) drives and controls

·         Knowledge of single phase and three phase AC circuits

·         Strong understanding of local codes and ordinances

·         Ability to use ladders, scaffolding, and/or a scissor lift while performing job duties

·         Ability to work with power tools, small motorized equipment, and vehicles

·         Able to work alone or in groups

·         Able and willing to work outdoors in all weather conditions, sometimes for extended periods of time

·         Ability to work overtime, weekends, holidays, and on an on-call basis as needed

·         Team player and highly self-motivated individual

·         Experienced in implementing safety procedures in the workplace

·         Ability to relate well to the public in a highly-visited public space.

·         Middle East Experience is a Plus


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