Telecom Engineer Abu Dhabi UAE

Job Description:

TELECOM ENGINEER

Location: Abu Dhabi

Job Details

Basic Function:

• Formulates and evaluates pre-engineering and engineering concepts, designs and development for telecommunication systems within the Refinery, ensuring technical integrity and HSEF requirements are met cost effectively throughout the development cycle.
• Provides technical advice to engineers and users and endorses designs for modification and or requests for engineering support.

Telecommunication Services:

• Provides guidance and support to supervisors and technicians in the Telecommunication unit of the Control Department and is the reference point for all technical issues within the Department.
• Reviews and approves engineering codes and standards used in design and development projects and evaluates and approves project strategies prior to presentation to management.
• Participates in the preparation of the EMPD business plan as applicable to telecommunications.

Telecoms equipment to be maintained includes:

• Telephones including PABX, telephone extensions and hotlines.
• Radio including TETRA, radio repeaters, portable and base station equipment and antenna systems.
• Cabling including structured and backbone cables for the network.
• Communication interfaces with PABX networks such as ATM, MPLS and leased lines.
• Fire and gas systems covering all Company installations.
– PA systems
– CCTV systems
• Conducts feasibility studies and provides specialist advice regarding systems applications, utilisation of equipment and the resolution of technical problems.
• Provides technical expertise for the design, engineering, construction and commissioning of telecommunication projects.
• Develops large scale conceptual design options for telecom systems taking relevant factors into consideration.
• Evaluates and endorses modification requests of telecom systems.
• Reviews data and verifies validity and feasibility of modification requests.
• Reviews and endorses recommendations, cost estimates and appropriate technical back-up.
• Reviews and endorses conceptual designs and specifications for approved modifications.

Strategic Contribution:

• Leads the investigation of the technical and financial aspects of project work related to telecom systems and equipment involved in general project requirements.
• Uses expertise to challenge current policies and standards and to develop new techniques or approaches to improve operating performance.
• Supports project groups during engineering, construction and commissioning.
• Identifies, defines and solves complex, multi-disciplinary problems.
• Reviews and endorses tender and contract documents related to telecommunication equipment and projects.
• Endorses the selection of equipment including investigation and recommendation of suppliers and tenders analysis.
• Keeps up-to-date with international standards and codes for telecommunication and ensures that Company’s standards are updated.

Training and Development:

• Mentors Section Developees, in accordance with the company’s Emiratisation policy.
• Keeps abreast of advances in relevant technology and practices through discussions with consultants, technical publications and self-development.
• Shares knowledge with Section staff.
• Health Safety Environment and Fire Procedures:
– Knows the Company’s Health, Safety, Environment and Fire Policy, Procedures,
Regulations and Objectives and implements them in the workplace.

Minimum Job Requirements:

• B. Sc in Electronic/Communication Engineering, or equivalent.
• 5 years’ experience in maintenance and development of capital projects related to telecommunication and telemetry systems including 3 years within the oil and gas industry.
• Technical knowledge of refinery production operations and processes.
• Knowledge of telecommunications procedures.
• Ability to read and understand telecommunications schematics and diagrams.
• Able to troubleshoot and repair telecommunication systems.
• Able to report on technical details.
• Knowledge of international codes and standards, procedures, and specifications.
• Comprehensive understanding of environment, health and safety and other regulatory compliance requirements.
• Able to communicate in English.
• Excellent decision making abilities.
• Excellent interpersonal communication and problem solving skills.
• Good command of oral and written English.
• Arabic language is preferable.

Mandatory Experience:

• Candidate should have maintenance Experience in the following System.
• Telecoms equipment to be maintained includes:
– Telephones including PABX, telephone extensions and hotlines.
– Radio including TETRA, radio repeaters, portable and base station equipment and antenna systems.

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To Apply:

Kindly send your CV to  fivecont@emirates.net.ae  and mention the position you are applying for in the subject.