Senior Maintenance Engineer

Company: EARTH
Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE
CLOSES ON: 2020-02-26
Department: MTR
Direct reports: NA
Reports to: Project Manager


To manage the maintenance of range of products (including and not limited to electrical, electronic, mechanical, electro-optics products etc.) including evaluate the capability and performance of existing products systems/components; manage maintenance, resolve complex technical issues and conduct inspections to verify the completions of maintenance activities as per the maintenance manual, technical documents/publications and OEM manual.

Education and Qualifications


  • Minimum master in engineering (in any discipline including electrical, electronic, mechanical, electro-optical etc.) or equivalent 

Preferred Qualification

  • NA


  • Minimum 10 years of experience in system maintenance in public/ private sector organization

Preferred Experience

  • Experience of system maintenance experience in public/private sector defence engineering organization 

Key Accountabilities

  • Conduct analysis to evaluate the capability and performance of existing products in order to carry out maintenance activities, as required

Based on analysis results and program/project requirements, Senior Maintenance Engineer will be accountable for the following:

  • Update program/project plans (in coordination with project team/suppliers) including phases, key activities, milestones etc. if required
  • Develop and implement plan for preventive, scheduled and corrective maintenance
  • Develop work cards for the maintenance orders
  • Finalize the selection of systems/components/parts based on the maintenance requirements of the product depending on obsolescence, availability and cost
  • Manage maintenance activities whilst ensuring compliance to maintenance manual, technical documents/publications and OEM manual.
  • Perform on-going examination of different systems/components/parts during maintenance stage to identify any hidden malfunctioning or damaged components and determine feasibility and method to carry out adjustment, repair or replacement
  • Resolve complex technical problems and troubleshoot unusual maintenance issues
  • Conduct pre-post maintenance inspections of systems/components to verify the completion of maintenance activities
  • Ensure the implementation of ongoing quality improvements to ensure that the maintenance activities are carried out as per the quality standards
  • Conduct sample testing, identify gaps, if any and recommend actions to correct or improve the maintenance process to enhance product performance  
  • Ensure the availability of tools, equipment and consumable items to increase the efficiency and speed
  • Maintain a comprehensive record of logbooks, preventive/scheduled maintenance, corrective maintenance and other necessary documentations, as required
  • Finalize technical reports and documentation as required
  • Adhere to safety, health and environmental procedures