Company: Petroplan London
Skills: Maintenance Technician
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Plans, Supervise and participates in the installation, maintenance, repair and test of a wide variety of offshore mechanical equipment including gas turbine and compressors etc.
Job Requirements:

  • Qualifications
  • Completion of Secondary (10 years) education, followed by 3 years' Diploma or apprenticeship in Mechanical Engineering (equivalent to UK City and Guilds/ NVQ/ HNC).
  • Experience
  • 8-10 years' varied mechanical installation, maintenance and repair experience on similar mechanical equipment in the oil production industry. Experience should include some supervisory experience and the use of computerised and maintenance and materials systems.
  • Ability to develop/ authorise and review Medium & low Voltage Switching plans and work scopes.
  • Other Competencies / Skills / Others
  • Good written and spoken English.
  • Should be computer literate, having knowledge of MS application/ CMMS (preferably Oracle).
  • Familiar with Risk Assessment techniques JSA Task Risk Assessment/ Operation Risk Assessment.
  • Knowledgeable in applicable international hazardous area classification, explosion proof standards and electrical safety.


Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects in over forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national corporations, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information on how Petroplan can help you, please feel free to visit our About Us page here;

Petroplan is an established Global Recruitment Organization supplying technical manpower and administrative services to the oil, gas and petro-chemical industries. Formed in 1976, Petroplan has over three decades’ experience and knowledge of global staffing markets to support feasibility studies through engineering and construction to ongoing operations and maintenance contracts.

Petroplan holds major global supply agreements with leading oil, gas and chemical operators and main contractors on a sole or preferred supplier basis. Our network of offices and strategic partner organizations provide on-the-ground support for clients and contracted individuals and teams in over 30 worldwide locations.

Our key discipline areas, which we regularly recruit for our clients, cover all phases of oil and gas exploration, production and refining projects:

  • Project management & engineering
  • Quality management 
  • Project controls & services
  • Subsea & pipelines
  • Supply chain management
  • Construction & commissioning
  • Logistics & procurement
  • Start-up management
  • Discipline engineering
  • Operations & production
  • Process engineering
  • Maintenance operations 
  • HSE
  • Well engineering & drilling

Please visit us at for further information on our services and current vacancies.