Dow Chemical Maintenance Technician in Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia

Dow Water & Process Solutions, the market leader in ion exchange and membrane technology, has an exciting and challenging opportunity for aMaintenance Technicianlocated inJubail.

Responsibilities:

Maintenance Technicians are responsible for routine and non-routine maintenance activities on the sites' manufacturing and process equipment. Daily tasks include performing maintenance in the areas of fluid power, pneumatics, Programmable Logic Control, mechanical and electrical systems and working with scheduling and planning software. Technicians coordinate troubleshooting efforts and strive to implement improvements with operations and engineers as needed to assure the day to day site operation.

Required Education/Experience

  • A high school diploma with a minimum of 7 years maintenance experience and a strong background in mechanical repairs. Maintenance experience manufacturing and process plant maintenance experience involving troubleshooting and repair of automated equipment (pneumatics and electrical), PLC, instrumentation, utility systems, rotating equipment, pumps, compressors, valves, piping, etc.

  • A 2 year associate degree with Mechanical, Robotics, Fluid Power, Automation, Motion Control or equivalent with a minimum 5 years maintenance experience. Maintenance experience manufacturing and process plant maintenance experience involving troubleshooting and repair of automated equipment (pneumatics and electrical), PLC, instrumentation, utility systems, rotating equipment, pumps, compressors, valves, piping, etc.

Potential candidates must:

  • Maintain and troubleshoot industrial instruments and analyzers including transmitters, PLC systems, flow meters, variable frequency drives and automatic valves.

  • Maintain and troubleshoot electrical systems and equipment (<600V) including Motors, UPS systems, Breakers, and Transformers.

  • Coordinate and perform preventive maintenance based on established procedures.

  • Completing and documenting preventative maintenance activities associated with instrumentation and quality assurance programs.

  • Read and Maintain P&IDs and Schematic wiring diagrams in compliance with SOP’s, QA, and MOC policies.

  • Be able to understand, analyze and resolve technical problems throughout the site.

  • Strong mechanical skills and aptitude required.

  • Be able to utilize computer software programs to troubleshoot.

  • Must be able to lift/push/pull up to 20 KG.

  • Participate as an on call resource to support 24/7 operations.

  • Effectively communicate, share information, resolve issues, and work with others.

  • Be able to read, write and comprehend documents in English.

  • Be able to willing to work a shift schedule as defined and to fill overtime needs.

  • Exhibit a safety conscious approach to work and abide by all workplace policies and procedures.

About Dow

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world's most challenging problems, such as the need for fresh food, safer and more sustainable transportation, clean water, energy efficiency, more durable infrastructure, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven portfolio delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in 175 countries and in high-growth sectors such as packaging, infrastructure, transportation, consumer care, electronics, and agriculture. In 2016, Dow had annual sales of $48 billion and employed approximately 56,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 7,000 product families are manufactured at 189 sites in 34 countries across the globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at: www.dow.com.

Dow Offers

  • Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits.

  • An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual performance while sharing success across the company.

  • Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that it brings.

  • On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment.

  • Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth.

  • The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world.

  • Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others.

  • Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Title:

Maintenance Technician

Location:

MEAF-Saudi Arabia-Saudi Arabia-Al-Jubail

Requisition ID:

1705343