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Service Engineer/Specialist – Mechanical

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Locations: UAE - Dubai

Department:   Mechanical Department
Reporting to:  Technical Manager – Docking & Afloat Services


  • As a Service Engineer, you must be a role model who sets a good example in managing and supervision of subordinates, and should have the right and positive attitude towards work, customers, company and profitability of the job.
  • To contribute to the company performance appraisal of your subordinates.
  • To be involved in the counseling process as part of the disciplinary action in the case of violation of rules of your subordinates.
  • Perform inspection, installation (different components of vessels such as but not limited to Propulsion systems & Thrusters), repair, upgrading, troubleshooting and overhaul of different types of propulsion systems and thrusters from different makers.
  • Ability to communicate with agent/ship owner reps/Class/Goltens/sub-contractor including arrangement of work/entry permit through email and phone.
  • Proactive in communication and accessibility to customers and Dept. Manager with timely reporting on job status and technical issues.
  • Preparation of risk assessment and checklists for assigned job scope.
  • Preparation for job – scope not limited to technical information, work and manpower plan, schedule, tools and tackles. Daily tool box meetings with the team on commencement.
  • Coordinate with internal depts. on allocated jobs for completion as per scope and schedule.
  • Responsible for timesheet submissions – ensure correctness and timely submission.
  • Control cost of the job by tracking man-hour and material and vendor costs, within budgeted. Timely issuance of MR’s and the job folder updates on miscellaneous costs.
  • Able to prepare a hand-written work done report, with data recorded as per format templates and service report with photos, upon completion of job.
  • Able to prepare a formal investigation report with photographs as per Goltens Dubai format.
  • Able to provide formal recommendation and repair proposals on breakdown or failure attendance, and corrective actions as required during work progress.
  • Generate spare parts list required for overhaul and repair.
  • Prepare a Gantt chart for work schedule as per Goltens Dubai format
  • Good knowledge of different types of propulsion systems & thrusters from different makers.
  • Ensure all testing and monitoring equipment /instruments are identified and maintained in good order at all times.
  • Must always give priority to safety and health for yourself as well as your colleagues and strictly follow the company’s environment, health and safety policy.
  • Handle any other tasks as and when assigned by the manager or management


Technical / Professional:

  • A qualified Engineer in Mechanical, Marine, Ship repair or any other related disciplines.
  • At least 5 years working experience with propulsion systems or thrusters Makers and Marine/Offshore experience.
  • Preferably with sailing experience and with Seaman book.
  • Alignment experience of various equipment and knowledge of laser usage.
  • Preferably with good experience in different mechanical components of vessels such as but not limited to Gearboxes, Pumps.


  • Competent in Microsoft Office


  • Fluent in English – speaking and report writing (expected to have good communication abilities).
  • Ability to work well under pressure.
  • Demonstrate ability to handle work professionally, independently and efficiently.
  • Continuous improvement mindset.
  • Able to travel frequently.


  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Good team player with good attitude, integrity, interpersonal, organization and time management skills.

Industrial Knowledge:

  • Marine and Offshore Industry.

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