Mechanical Technician

Minimum Requirements

1. 2 years Technical Apprenticeship certificate/NCTVT/ITI in Mechanical discipline.

2. Minimum 8 years of experience in Oil and Gas Industry/Fertilizers/Power Plant Mechanical maintenance.

3. Should be fluent/fair knowledge of English in written and verbal communications.

Purpose and Scope

Capable of carrying out commissioning & Mechanical maintenance in the IGD Plant comprising of all Mechanical equipment/ installations. Should be thorough with preventive and predictive maintenance systems, overhauling (assembly and disassembly) trouble shooting, regular equipment condition monitoring, implementation of modifications, etc

Duties Performed

Carries out Mechanical maintenance in their respective assigned IGD Plant areas. Includes maintenance of various types of static and rotating equipment such as gas turbines, compressors, alternators, steam turbines, pumps, fans, boilers, vessels, columns heat exchangers, filters, valves and piping includes regular monitoring, disassembly, repair and reassembly of equipment, as well as implementation of modifications.

Carries mechanical maintenance in the areas of Plant facilities such as Process & Utilities or common facilities, ensures that maintenance work is executed in accordance with company’s standards, codes and practices.

Carries out predictive maintenance checks and tests on running equipment. This includes monitoring temperatures, pressures, checks of oil level and other related general running conditions. Reports to Mechanical Supervisor.

Carries out routine preventive maintenance of machinery and static equipment according to schedules, check lists and specific equipment requirements. This includes changing oil, cleaning strainers, replacing filters, greasing and general overhaul of equipment. Repairs and/or replaces defective parts, reassembles overhauled equipment and carries our necessary tests and performance monitoring upon start-up.

Carries out a wide range of corrective maintenance and repairs as a result of condition monitoring checks or failures of equipment. This includes the dismantling of various static and rotating equipment, the analysis of the failure, the decision on how the repair, the equipment reassembly, the commissioning and test run of equipmen.

Liaises with relevant personnel in the Operations and Safety Department to obtain Permits to work and advises Mechanical Supervisor as per reporting channels of the planned duration of such work/status etc. Undertakes this work according to the section’s planned work schedules. Liaises with other sections regarding the availability of mobile plant and labour.

Required to be on-call outside normal working hours.


Reports to the Mechanical Supervisor.