Surface Treatment Technician

Company: Caracal
Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE
CLOSES ON: 2020-02-26
Department: Operations
Direct reports: Surface and Heat Treatment Supervisor
Reports to: Operations Manager


Responsible for carrying out the routine surface treatment practices as per the work instruction and procedure and assisting Surface and Heat Treatment Supervisor in various daily work.

Education and Qualifications


  • Technical Diploma in the relevant field is required. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Manufacturing/Mechanical /Production) is preferred.

Qualifications and experience

  • 1-3 years of experience in Surface treatment processes.

Key skills

  • Requires advance communication skills and common courtesy
  • Works with clearly defined methods and tasks that are described in detail 
  • Requires little or no prior relevant training or work experience
  • Develops skills to perform basic, repetitive and manual activities in the job
  • Understands own tasks  and has a basic awareness of the work performed by the rest of the team
  • Uses defined procedures to perform straightforward tasks
  • Chemicals types/ usage and handling.
  • Safe handling of chemicals
  • Accountability, Attitudes and Ethics
  • Must be able to work independently and under time constraints

Key Accountabilities

  • Adhere to and support the implementation of all policies and procedures related to Operations department.
  • Update and maintain all the required documentation
  • Run the below processes as per the work-instructions:

          o Bluing

          o Anodizing

          o Ultrasonic Cleaning

          o Phosphating

          o Passivation

          o Electroless Nickel Plating

  •  Operate the below machines as per the work-instructions:

          o Polishing

          o Sand Blasting

          o Turbo Grinding

          o Ultrasonic Cleaning

  •  Handling and storing chemicals.
  •  Visually inspect finished product / Awaiting for process and inform the Surface and Heat Treatment Supervisor of any concerns.
  • Updating the process sheets and job cards.
  • Perform tasks as defined in the relevant procedures and work instructions.
  •  Ability to Understand the various Surface treatment Process and the surface treatment Requirements
  • Carry out the Salt spray testing.
  • Work within the limits of authority as defined by the Surface and Heat Treatment Supervisor.