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Maintenance Manager

Maintenance Manager

Al Amal HR Consultancy
Abu Dhabi
Full Time
Category : Maintenance Manager Salary : $ Experience(s) : 15 Year


Maintenance Manager oversee the management of maintenance shutdowns, and turnarounds and all kind of projects.

About Al Amal HR Consultancy

We have an urgent requirement of “Maintenance Manager” based in UAE (Abu Dhabi).


Maintenance Manager oversee the management of maintenance shutdowns, and turnarounds and all kind of projects. This position is responsible for leading cross-functional teams in the execution of all Plant Shutdown, Turnaround, maintenance, Plant Construction etc. including establishing Shutdown strategies, procedures and developing/managing Shutdown scope, schedules, and budgets using established Project Management Methodologies (PMM). This position manages and drives safe and cost effective execution of large shutdowns, and turnarounds to maximize efficiency and productivity to meet business objectives.

This includes day-to-day maintenance and operational support, systems shutdowns, building shutdowns, site shutdown, continuous improvement projects for maintenance/engineering and shutdown scheduling and vendor management through strict adherence to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).

This position will also be on-call at all times to respond to plant-wide emergencies and construction needs.

Key Accountabilities:

Development of operating activities for the shutdown and start-up of the facility. Ensure maintenance readiness, including the review of all turnaround work backlog, review job plan, resource estimates, material, and contract availability.

Partner with quality and compliance counterparts to properly identify facility release criteria as part of the shutdown/start-up process.

Facilitate turnaround meetings and workshops, before, during, and after each event.

Provide regular readiness and progress reports to upper management and the turnaround team members. Prepare performance forecasts and projections.

Manage lessons learned database. Compile new lessons after each event.

Maintain Shutdown performance metrics for site-wide publication. Maintain effective communication with production and planning counterparts to ensure shutdown needs are met.

Maintenance Manager Must be familiar with plant and divisional SOPs as related to positional and department responsibilities. Review procedures and update them as necessary. Ensure a safe work environment is maintained through adherence to safety guidelines and policies. Must follow safety rules and ensure compliance with UAE state regulation and laws. Specific responsible system repairs, upkeep, maintenance and operations managed within regulating agencies. Continuously stay current with assigned SOPs and keep an up to date training file ensuring compliance with all applicable Standard Operating Procedures. Ensure all mandatory training requirements are met, including annual EHS training, understanding/problem solving. Maintain a positive, professional and customer oriented attitude. Communicate any concerns related to safe work practices, hostile work environment, sexual harassment or any other type of employee misconduct directly to the Supervisor, Manager or Human Resources. May perform other duties as assigned.

Generate revenue by coaching staff on effective prospecting and lead development strategies. Consistently meet or exceed gross profit goals
Develop and manage budget and operational expenses, oversee proposal development bid packages and subcontractor agreements. Provide cost and risk management. Resolve contractual and commercial issues and disputes
Supervise completion of financial paperwork’s and maintained effective cash flow monitoring systemdirect planning and execution of maintenance & major shutdowns/turnarounds and approved plans, tender packages, bid evaluation and recommended contract awards as appropriate
Maintain legal, government and company environment records according to standard

Proficient in managing shutdown and turnarounds in a safely and cost effectively.

Technical troubleshooting/problem solving skills are a must.

Possess very strong verbal and written communication skills, be self-motivated and possess strong interpersonal skills. Have a thorough knowledge of utility equipment, using blue prints, equipment manuals, specifications, standard operating procedures, and be able to use proper judgment when taking corrective actions during equipment malfunction. Possess strong mechanical knowledge and skills on utility equipment. Have working knowledge of hazardous chemicals and their disposal, Demonstrate continuous progress with respect to increasing job knowledge and proficiency in technical understanding/problem solving.

Display a positive, professional and customer oriented attitude.

Must have the following personal attributes: Integrity and trust, work ethic, sound judgment, intellectual honesty, pragmatism, courage and conviction.

Must be able to navigate, conduct searches, and fill on line forms on Personal Computer for the purposes of training, performance management, and self-service applications.

Must have the ability to navigate electronic mail systems and intranet for communication purposes.

Must have computer skills (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project, Primavera)

Must have passion to innovate and drive for solutions.

Must display personal accountability for results and integrity.

Must display eagerness to learn and continuously improve.

Must have uncompromising dedication to quality.

Must have relentless focus on rapid and disciplined action.

Must have respect for individuals and the diverse contributions of all.


BE/B.Tech/ M. Tech Mechanical Engineering

Required 15 to 20 years’ experience in the Oil & Gas industry. (Shutdown/ turnaround /maintenance Plant Construction)
Candidates should have good knowledge, Experience of UAE market and local Clients. Like ADCO/ ADNOC/ ADGAS

Advanced knowledge in maintenance and repair techniques including rotating equipment, fixed equipment, instrumentation, and mechanical equipment.

Any Pakistani and European nationality will be preferable

Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills

Project Management Skill

Negotiation Skills

Leadership Skills