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Motor Transport/Automobile Mechanic (Technician)

Job Req ID:  222240
Posting Start Date:  05-Jun-2022

Dubai, Dubai, AE

Contract Type:  Full Time
Job Advertisement: 

Motor Transport/Automobile Mechanic (Technician)

Make a difference every day


The Job Opportunity

The purpose of the role is to carryout preventative, corrective and breakdown maintenance on motor vehicle equipment and systems, individually or as part of a technical team, within a designated area of Dubai Airports, whilst ensuring minimal disruption to the airport operations.


Our Technician is expected to carry out all technical and safety instructions to conform to Dubai Airports policy and procedures. Technically supervise and lead a team of motor vehicle helpers and tradesmen to ensure correct and safe completion of tasks within the designated.


Key accountabilities

  • Ability to conform to all general and technical safety requirements at all times to ensure the health, safety & welfare of self and others at work
  • Any other work as assigned by the supervisor / duty engineer to achieve the purpose
  • Can read interpret and describe the functionality of vehicle electrical and engine systems from drawings irrespective of manufacturer
  • Can correctly setup and use test equipment and interpret the test results, to include: Digital Multi meter and In situ diagnostic equipment
  • Ability to raise & complete PMS fault report sheets, daily utilization reports and CMMS work orders and ability to adopt a logical or methodical approach to troubleshooting & fault finding on automobile equipment and special vehicles
  • Acts a role model for tradesman and helpers and leads the team by example with consistent attention to detail and quality by demonstrating a "get it right first time every time" attitude to the job


What we are looking for in our candidates

  • Promoting a Zero Harm culture within own team and all suppliers and sub-contractors engaged on Projects work
  • Ensure compliance with the Serco Management System and all relevant business processes, procedures and work instructions to deliver all work with appropriate quality and governance standards
  • Ensure security and integrity of all data provided including reporting performance, finance and customer information; reference Serco non-disclosure policy


Specific requirements

  • High School Certificate.
  • Industrial Training Institute Certificate / Diploma (3 year duration) in Motor vehicle
  • Maintenance or equivalent (post high school).
  • IOSH Working Safely Certificate or equivalent.
  • Current valid UAE driving licence is essential.                                         
  • Minimum three (3) year experience within a motor vehicle maintenance workshop or similar environment
  • Airport experience is considered as added advantage for this position
  • Ability to communicate with staff, stakeholders and customers in oral and written English.           
  • Ability to construct technical reports and spreadsheets and presentations using MS Office (Word / Excel / Power point)
  • Ability to perform safely and correctly the following on a range of motor vehicles equipment and pipework systems: Planned preventative maintenance (PM) routines, Corrective maintenance (CM), Breakdown maintenance (BD) to include:
    • Manual drive
    • Automatic drive
    • Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV)
    • Fire Trucks Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWP) – Scissor, Boom lifts
    • Specialised airport equipment – Rubber removal vehicle


Working with Serco

At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has important role to play.


We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.


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By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks – SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), and SercoUnlimited (Disability). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging. 


We take pride in what we do

Serco is committed to Equal Employment Opportunities and is committed to ensuring the safety of all of its employees through its Zero Harm initiative. Please visit for more information.

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