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Technician - Water Network-Pump Mechanic

Job Req ID:  107862
Posting Start Date:  01-Oct-2021

Dubai, AE

Contract Type:  Full Time
Job Advertisement: 

Technician - Water Network-Pump Mechanic

Make a difference every day

The Job Opportunity

The purpose of the role is to carryout necessary preventative, corrective and breakdown maintenance on mechanical equipment and systems, individually or as part of a technical team, within the designated area, whilst ensuring minimal disruption to the operations. You should be able to carry out all technical and safety instructions from staff, to conform to policy and procedures.

This role is a subject to contract award and further details will be disclosed at a later stage.

Serco has a profound understanding of the region, having been operating in the Middle East since 1947 (for more than seven decades), where it harnesses international expertise, delivered on a local level.

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.
  • Can read interpret and describe the functionality of pump systems and pipework schematics and system layout drawings.
  • Ability to raise & complete PMS fault report sheets, daily utilization reports and CMMS work orders, adopt a logical or methodical approach to troubleshooting & fault finding on water networks, equipment and system.
  • Knowledge in the use & interpretation of Local and International Plumbing, drainage & Pipework Standards and Regulations and Building Management Systems (BMS).
  • Can correctly setup and use test equipment and interpret the test results to include:

- Dial test indicator (DTI)

- Potable water test kit

- Vibration analyser

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.
  • Industrial Training Institute Diploma in Mechanical Maintenance orequivalent.
  • IOSH Working Safely Certificate or equivalent.
  • Current valid UAE driving licence is desirable. 
  • Minimum six (6) year experience within a maintenance 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 complex mechanical equipment and pipework systems:

- Safety Isolations and LOTO.

- Planned preventative maintenance (PM) routines.

- Corrective maintenance (CM).

- Breakdown maintenance (BD).

to include:

- Water pipework systems and associated valves.

- Waste and drainage pipework systems.

- Pressure reducing valve stations (PRVs).

- Irrigation pumps and systems.

- Storm water pumps and systems.

- Aircraft potable water systems and associated valves.

           - Sewage pumps and associated pipework.

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.

Join Us

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.


Take pride in what you 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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