United Arab Emirates
IOTA Group is currently looking for a:
Technical On Site Representative
To support the commissioning and the operations of a solution Mining Facility
The contractor will act under the guidance of an appointed expert based in France and it is expected for him/her to:
Ensure the full time role of Technical representative on the construction site (up 24-36 months period)
The client being a subcontractor, liaise with the main contractor and owner to coordinate and monitor operational technical activities in particular regarding leaching activities.
To provide main contractor with guidance on design of the project and leaching activities
To attend and support the commissioning of the plant with the main contractor
Liaise with Headquarters for engineering enquiries or to update operational procedures related to
Provide with Headquarter daily operational parameters and update
Provide with Technical support the main contractor or owner operational teams
Write operational instructions and ensure they will be implemented by the main contractor or owner operational teams
Follow-up malfunctions reported by the main contractor or owner operators. Analyse and determine the origin of the malfunction, propose necessary corrective and report to client operational manager.
Update plans related to the activities dedicated
Participate in client and owner meetings relating to work progess and solution mining forecast
Provide support to assess and monitor Well Services and Work-over Companies
Report any breach of safety (e.g. incomplete PPE, electrical hazard) to the relevant person.
Deputise for the Experts (based in Paris) in meetings if s/he is absent.
Participate in the training of main contractor employees by sharing knowledge of the site operations and equipment.
May need to manage main contractor or owner operational team
Minimum 6 years experience in operations/ maintenance of processing plants/ equipment, preferably within the oil and gas industry.
2 years experience in management of projects and minimum 2 years experience in operational team management. Experience in Solution Mining or leaching operation would be highly desirable.
Fluency in English is mandatory
Multipurpose and Strong technical skills
Takes initiative in problem solving and volunteers solutions.
Must be able to reside in UAE and ability to work on a remote site – Expatriation to be considered
Ability to work on call.
Good communicator and excellent interpersonal skills.
Adheres to procedures.
Communicates with colleagues and customers and shares information.
Job holder must have an overall awareness of work safety.
Ready to gain knowledge and to be trained on a new technical activities if necessary
Relevant Education :
Engineering degree in a relevant field - essential
Training or experiences in solution mining or related activities – highly desirable
Technical knowledge in Mechanical Engineering - desirable.
Technical knowledge in Instrumentation and Control - desirable.
Location: UAE - 3 hours from Abu Dhabi
Starting date: end 2021 or beginning 2022
Duration: At least 24 months (can be extended up to 36 months)