ALSS Engineer (Pump Mechanic)

SeaWorld Abu Dhabi

Job Description

Job scope includes:

  • Performs the assigned preventive, corrective and other maintenance services in a related field and ensures the timely completion of the tasks.
  • Ensures all life support systems are operating within all environmental applicable regulations and permit conditions; maintains the water quality for the health of the animals, mammals, fish, and humans.
  • Analyzes data provided by the controls system, meters, the laboratory, or other Animal Care staff, in order to troubleshoot water quality, flow or other systems problems.
  • Performs various troubleshooting techniques related to field of expertise.
  • Utilizes safe handling, storage and disposal practices for toxic substance and hazardous waste in accordance to company/department’s SOPs and manuals.
  • Maintains accurate logs of the maintenance activities and reports the status to the ALSS leadership team.
  • Maintains cleanliness and organization of all chemical drums, storage areas and workstation.
  • Maintains the department’s tools, parts, materials and equipment inventory.
  • Works in vaults, and other confined spaces, utilizing proper safety techniques and equipment.
  • Completes all required trainings; maintains professional development and competencies.
  • Performs other duties assigned by the ALSS leadership.

Pump Mechanic:

  • Inspects, diagnoses and performs major and minor repair works on all ALSS pumps, motors, hydraulic equipment, compressors, controls and related equipment; rebuilds equipment to manufactures specification.
  • Conducts various analyses and inspections of mechanical systems to determine the most cost-effective means of maintenance, repair or replacements.
  • Ensures the continuous operation of all saltwater, freshwater and water treatment systems.

To be considered for this role, you will need:

  • Diploma related to the technical field
  • 3 years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 2 years of experience in aquatic life support systems in a zoo, aquarium, or oceanarium setting is a plus
  • Basic English communication skills, verbal/written
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills related to System Automation
  • Working knowledge to all basic hand tools and measuring devices in a related field of expertise
  • Basic computer skills including MS Office applications (Word, Excel)
  • Ability to work in confined spaces, move/lift up to 45kgs of load, stand in a prolonged period of time and are also required to work on a shifting schedules, including night shifts and public holidays.

Pump Mechanic:

  • Demonstrated mechanical/technical knowledge in ALSS, Public Pools or Waste Water Treatment
  • Working knowledge of mechanics; motors, hydraulics, centrifugal and vertical pumps, compressors and liquid metering pumps
  • Able to interpret pump curves
  • Able to diagnose and repair a verity of pump problems, from primary issues and cavitation to excessive vibration.

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