HVAC Assistant Technician - Facility Maintenance

Job Req ID:  272871
Posting Start Date:  27 May 2023

Dubai, AE

Contract Type:  Full Time
Job Advertisement: 

HVAC Assistant Technician - Facility Maintenance

Make a difference every day


The Job Opportunity

The purpose of the role is to carryout preventative, corrective and breakdown maintenance on Mechanical / HVAC equipment and systems, individually or as part of a technical team, whilst ensuring minimal disruption to the business operations.


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.
  • Good knowledge of Building Management Systems (BMS).
  • Can read interpret and describe the functionality of HVAC system drawings (circuit & wiring diagrams / schematic & layout drawings) irrespective of manufacturer.
  • Knowledge in the use & interpretation of Local and International Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Standards and Regulations.
  • Can correctly setup and use test equipment and interpret the test results.

To include

- Manifold Gauge

- Digital Multi meter

- Clamp Meter

- Temperature / Humidity Meter

- Vacuum Gauge

- Refrigeration Leak Detector


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.
  • To exercise personal duty of care for their own health, safety and welfare and for those affected by their acts or omissions; reference SMS GSOP-HSE1-6 Serco organisational HSE responsibilities.
  • Ensure compliance with all training requirements of Serco and ensure adherence to these requirements.
  • Report any accidents, incidents, breaches or potential breaches to appropriate management or the speak up process.


Specific requirements

  • High School Certificate or Industrial Training Institute Diploma in Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Maintenance or equivalent.
  • IOSH Working Safely Certificate or equivalent.
  • Current valid UAE driving license is desirable.                                         
  • Minimum three (3) year experience within a Facility Management 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.
  • Working knowledge in using MS Office (Word / Excel / Power point)                                       
  • Ability to perform safely and correctly the following on air conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC) equipment and systems

- Mechanical & Electrical Isolations and LOTO.

- Planned preventative maintenance (PM) routines

- Corrective maintenance (CM)

- Breakdown maintenance (BD)

to include

- Air Handling Units

- Fan Coil Units

- Exhaust, Fresh Air and Extraction Fans

- Air Conditioning Systems

- Package Units

- Ducted Split Units

- Decorative Split Units

- Window Units

- Computer & Server Room Air Conditioning Units (CRACUs)

- Humidifiers & Dehumidifiers


Working with Serco

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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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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 www.serco.com/careers for more information.