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Posting Date
Expiry Date
28/09/2017 900-2017-09-12T12:54:48
Technician - Equipment Maintenance
Category Non Faculty Vacancies
College Departments
Department Central Laboratories
Job Purpose

Maintain wide range of Laboratory equipment. Support the Engineering team to follow up specific tasks.

Main accountabilities & expectations

    • Check, repair and change consumables for the service requested equipment.
    • Organize and perform scheduled maintenance, preventive maintenance.
    • Follow up with suppliers for maintenance on call bases.
    • Identify appropriate levels of consumable materials and spare parts; order, inventory and control materials as necessary.
    • Follow up the maintenance contracts and liaise with the technician in charge.
    • Organize pre-installation operations (when required)
    • Check the item list when receiving the new equipment
    • Attend installation, commissioning and training for the new equipment
    • Keep updating the inventory software (regarding maintenance, safety and warranty)
    • Follow up the service request forms from the concerned colleges.
Job Specific Accountabilities Not Applicable for now
Required Skills Not Applicable for now
Preferred Qualification & Experience

    • Minimum of 3 years related experience in equipment maintenance preferably in educational institutions.
    • Proficient use of workshop tools/laboratory equipment.
    • Skills in using a variety of hand and machine tools.
    •  Ability to troubleshoot and repair equipment.
    • BSc or High Diploma in Instrumentation /Electronics/Biomedical or Electrical Engineering.

    • Strong computer & organizing skills.

      Experience in lab equipment maintenance


Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)

Behavioral CompetencyDescription
Integrity & Respect
  • Adherence to laws and regulations.
  • Regular attendance and adherence to official working hours.
  • Accepting the observations and instructions from the superiors.
  • Ability to develop self-capacity.
  • Ability to learn modern techniques and changes in work.
  • Adapt to new situations.
  • Collaborate with colleagues and teamwork spirt to get the job done.
  • Understanding the knowledge and skills related to the job.
Conflict Management
  • Adapt to new situations.
  • Maintaining the confidentiality of the work and not disclosing it.
  • Self-confidence, responsibility and good behavior.
Accountability & Accuracy
  • Accuracy, seriousness and workmanship.
  • Accomplish work on time
Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Bachelor's degree/higher diploma
Relevant Experience 3 or more
Living In UAE Open for all

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