Vice President Maintenance (UAE Nationals)

Vice President Maintenance (UAE Nationals)

Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates
15-18 years
Not Specified

Job Description

Job Description
To lead, direct and manage a multi-disciplinary team of engineering specialists responsible for supporting and providing maintenance solutions for all Client's distribution assets including depots, plants, service stations – multi product & CNG, fleet workshops, vehicle inspection centre and any major modifications and plan shutdowns, Military Depots and Service Stations, as well as VIP and Commercial Customers sites. Also, to monitor and enhance safety, quality, efficiency, performance and cost effectiveness of different maintenance sections and workshops in different locations.
Preventive and Corrective Maintenance
Ensure the effective cascading of Maintenance strategy and plans into mid to short terms plans review the development of all related plans about resources, budgeting of scheduled, and unscheduled maintenance etc., in line with the approved strategies and business demands, within set timelines to facilitate uninterrupted operations. Provide overall direction for the effective implementation and management of maintenance management plans for all client's facilities in areas including mechanical, electrical, civil, automation and infrastructure, in order to ensure safe and uninterrupted operations and sustenance of high productivity standards in accord with industrial best practices and regulations. Provide guidance and lead the development and execution of preventive and corrective maintenance plans / work schedules (including annual and long-term maintenance plans) for all the facilities ensuring that maintenance jobs are carried out timely, efficiently and cost effective with adherence to HSE standards. Monitors and oversees all preventive and repair maintenance carried out by maintenance division staff, including the maintenance and repair work of all equipment’s like pumps, compressors and high pressure vessels, fleets, rotating equipments like motors, dispensing pumps, vehicle inspection centre equipments, metering systems, fixed fire fighting installations, storage tanks, loading racks, marine jetties, pipelines, cathodic protection and civil work required in all client's Distribution locations, Terminals, Depots, Service Stations, Customer sites, excluding Aviation.Make periodic inspection visits to depots, service stations etc. in various locations, preparing related reports and ensuring observance of maintenance procedures and safety regulations
Tendering and Contractor Management
Monitor and provide technical expertise in SOW & Specs development for PR, CR, PA, RFPs and RFQs relevant to the maintenance with procurement department; ensure proper assessment each contactor’s capabilities with client's distribution requirements and monitor the process of the final selection of vendors for related services to ensure cost effective and quality services are obtained for Client's Distribution on all related contracts. Develop and maintain effective business relationships with all relevant internal departments and external entities (such as stakeholders, government authorities, key stake holders etc.) with the highest standards of business ethics, whilst promptly attending to all critical issues in-order to ensure the services required by the organization are delivered in the most effective manner.
New Projects
Ensure that Maintenance division provide effective support and technical assistance in evaluation of the CAPEX requests, new technologies and projects in Client's facilities, & VIP, Military & Commercial Customers based on criticality, costs and revenue impact. Ensure proper monitoring of the implementation of major CAPEX projects & VME (Vehicles, Machinery & Equipment’s) being the Agency for the whole company, to ensure projects get completed within the defined time, cost and budget and adhere to the HSSE compliance requirements. Oversee and guide the general inspection programs for minor and major shutdowns, ensuring compliance with agreed inspection policies and objectives; guide and manage the conducting of studies for resolving any technical problems, proposing action plans to reduce them and improve reliability of equipment.
Optimization and Cost Control
Initiates and supervises various studies in order to enhance/ update maintenance strategies and develop integrated planning and performance measurement of all maintenance activities. Provides specialist engineering support and advice on long term maintenance issues. In line with maintenance and corporate strategy of client's Distribution oversee the development and implementation of the productivity and efficiency programs to achieve low cost maintenance of client's Distribution facilities. Oversees auction yard activities, provides support to auction committee in preparing the list for auction of company assets, write offs, technical evaluations etc.
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor Degree in Engineering Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical / Process Master in Operation /Engineering Management, MBA, or PPM, an added advantage.
Minimum Experience & Knowledge & Skills
15 years’ experience with at least 8 years in a managerial position in maintenance (Oil & Gas Industry / Petrochemicals). Business & Financial Acumen Computer Literate, Knowledge CMMS, EAM, ERP, SAP/MAXIMO/ORACAL Maintenance systems. Excellent knowledge of Arabic and English (written & spoken). Valid UAE driving license.

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