Gas Turbine Maintenance Mechanical Technician

Job Title: Gas Turbine Maintenance Mechanical Technician
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Saudi Arabia
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-05-28
Reference: BH-109154
Contact Name: Yaqub Al Nassir
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 28, 2019 12:51

Job Description

Major client's Mechanical Service Shops Department in Saudi Arabia is looking to hire an experienced Gas Turbine maintenance Technician with a solid hands-on experience in gas turbines maintenance practices including Major Inspection (MI), Hot Gas Path Inspection (HGPI), Combustion Inspection (CI), planned inspections and forced outages. Selected candidate will be responsible to 

  • Supervise  assigned fleet of gas turbines periodic inspections
  • Inspect all the required capital and consumable spare parts , tools and resources required to ensure on time, safe and successful outages
  • Ensure compliance with all applicable safety rules.
  • Supervise planned and unplanned inspections of Heavy Industrial Gas Turbines such as borescope inspection, combustion inspection (CI), hot gas path (HGPI) and major inspection (MI)
  • Work closely with contractor crew, OEM and  end users during outages
  • Review inspection work scope and all the required spare parts and tools for the outage
  • Track outages readiness
  • Prepare Job Safety Analysis for all the outage critical activities
  • Review Job Execution and quality control plans
  • Review contractor Inspection Reports
  • Support gas turbines Troubleshooting , investigation during startup
  • Prepare, issue and send outage daily progress reports
  • Support unit startup after inspection and handover the unit to end used after successful startup
  • Inventory and document all remaining spare parts before and after the outages
  • Inspect, document and track removed Capital Parts and arrange for repair at approved contractors shops
  • Track contractor time at site and approve time sheets as needed
  • Report the status of the gas turbine field inspections regularly to management

Minimum Requirements
  • Mechanical Engineering Diploma  or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in maintenance, repair and overhaul of gas turbines and its auxiliary equipment such as gearboxes, torque convertors, pumps and valves
  • Knowledge and experience in rotating equipment operation and maintenance
  • Self-motivated and possess effective communication skills
  • Ability to read and understand  mechanical engineering drawings, P&ID diagrams, engineering reports and  OEM operation and maintenance  manuals
  • Technical reports writing capabilities
  • Knowledge of gas turbine auxiliary  and accessories systems, instrumentations, control and electrical systems
  • Have considerable practical knowledge and experience in maintenance methods and practices