Company: Petroplan
Skills: Electrical Engineering
Experience: 20 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Muscat, Muscat Governorate, Oman

Electrical Safety Coach (Ex-Pat only)

Contract (4:4 rotation)




  • As Electrical Safety Coach you will deliver a step change in performance through coaching, mentoring & empowerment of the electrical team ensuring safety, both personal & process, are embedded into their decision making processes.
  • Work with the Maintenance Manager to share ideas and improve the Electrical department.
  • Build an Electrical team delivering best in class performance

Build a stronger performance maintenance culture, including:



  • Personal & electrical Safety
  • Asset Integrity
  • Delivery efficiency
  • Technology application
  • Bring stability to work activities, through an effective work planning and execution process, linking short, medium and long term objectives
  • Build a continuous improvement mindset and capability




  • Ensuring that all electrical personnel are aware of and fully conversant with the company electrical safety rules and safe systems of work.
  • Coach and assess all Electrical technicians in attaining increasing levels of responsibility (SAEP. AEP. CEP.)
  • Identifying the training requirements for the Electrical Technicians to achieve the required authorization levels.
  • Coach and lead the Safe Isolation and de-isolation of all HV / LV electrical plant and switchgear.
  • Development and review of Electrical Procedures
  • Oversea Electrical work permits, Isolation certificates, supplementary certificates and switching procedures.
  • Ensure that all electrical and instrument personnel are trained and experienced in the installation, inspection and maintenance of electrical and instrumentation equipment installed in hazardous areas.
  • Support the trouble shooting of control systems, MCC, Feeders Systems etc
  • HSE
  • Coach and deliver a step change in Electrical Safety and




  • Lead safety briefings, JSA's and Tool Box Talks
  • Coach and audit electrical lock-out Tag-out

Qualifications & Experience



  • Degree in Electrical Engineering with 20 years' experience
  • 10 Years' Experience in Oil & Gas.
  • 10 Years' Experience in coaching and mentoring in an overseas remote environment
  • HV Power generation & distribution experience including overhead transmission
  • COMPEX & Ex experienced
  • Hands on experience with: High Voltage & Low Voltage Switchboards, PMCC, HV & LV Motors and all plant electrical equipment. DG electrical Control panels, breakers, Synchronization panels, VCB, ACB, protection systems, 6.6KV Motors. VFD and Thyristor panels, Emergency generators, protection systems.
  • Auxiliary systems: UPS, Battery chargers, Battery banks, Air conditioning, building wiring, heat tracing, portable equipment, and grounding systems.
  • Good Communication in English.
  • Ensure all safety rules and safe work procedures are followed by the electrical team and by others working in and around the machinery.
  • Providing leadership and active participation in team safety meetings, discussions, and training opportunities..
  • Providing support as needed to correct quality deficiencies.
  • Lead and/or participate with root cause analysis for operating problems including the identification of contributing causes for non-operating events and work to eliminate the root cause for continuous improvement.


About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.