Maintenance Lead- Iraq

Job Summary

Job Posted Nov 15, 2022
Job Sector Private
Job Category Industry
Job Type Full time
Job Level Manager
Job Company Wataniya Group
Job Location Abbottabad
Job Experince 10 year+
Job Salary PKR 40,000-50,000 / Month
Job Qualification Bachelor
No of Openings 1 opening
Job Daedline December 15, 2022
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    Salary PKR 40,000-50,000 / Month
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    Shift Round
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Job Level : Manager
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    Job Experience : 10 year+
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    Job Qualifications Bachelor

Job Description

Position Purpose:

Responsible for ensuring that the Operating facility’s Integrity, Reliability, and efficiency,

carried out Maintenance cost-effectively. This includes total preventative maintenance (PM),

and managing breakdowns of mechanical, electrical, and utility equipment. Warrant severe

compliance of maintenance and rations, follow-up inspection routes compliance, validate

work requests coming from the field, ensure a good level of planning for work orders,

coordinate work orders scheduling with production, and ensure good quality of execution. The

Plant Manager will support & Coordinate with operations & maintenance, troubleshooting,

repairing, and optimizing all facilities with minimum outage manufacturing equipment in

collaboration with other departments.

Position Accountabilities:

  • Managing maintenance schedules and optimizing maintenance budget and cost
  • Analyse specific machine malfunctions by operating, testing, and examining the affected equipment to aid those you manage in troubleshooting complex problems
  • Contribute to the implementation of all practices of the maintenance department including electrical, and mechanical works
  • Enhance operational performance inside and outside the Bitumen Process Unit & Vacuum Distillation Unit per the strategy, policies, processes, and procedures of the company
  • Plan and assign repair schedules and evaluate repair cost estimates
  • Responding quickly to any emergencies in ISBL & OSBL
  • Make sure that Health and safety are implemented consistently by the Maintenance department employees and contractors to achieve an “Accident & Incident” free environment.
  • Ensure regulatory compliance with maintenance activities
  • Inform the maintenance - team about best practices, Challenges, and Achievements to motivate the team to put best efforts considering safety and international standard
  • Contribute to the achievement of production, quality, environment, reliability, and utilization targets
  • Make a Strategy for spares warehouse optimization (in cooperation with other departments concerned)
  • Check equipment inventory and place orders when necessary
  • To prevent and reduce maintenance, maintenance logs and reports on a day-to-day basis are required
  • Identifying how to correct mechanical problems by referring to blueprints, parts catalogs, and repair manuals whenever major problems arise.
  • Motivate, develop and appraise the performance of employees under the area of responsibility to achieve improved performance and individual contribution. Plan and participate in the Iraq nationals Development Program.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum of 8+ years experience in oil fields also 3 years in a similar role
  • Experience in maintenance management
  • Knowledge in Bitumen Blowing Unit (BBU) plant (Electrical, Mechanical, or Maintenance department) and Vacuum Distillation Unit (VDU)
  • Familiar with Biturox, maintenance, and operation
  • Good understanding of oil and gas facilities maintenance
  • Previous success in leadership positions related to Poerner License Units is strongly desired
  • Strong teamwork, influential skills, logical/analytical thinking, and leadership
  • Strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able and willing to collaborate in a team environment and exercise independent judgment
  • Knowledge of HSSE laws and regulations
  • Strong knowledge of engineering concepts, including electrical, instrumentation, hydraulic, and mechanical systems
  • Strong Knowledge of oil and gas international codes and standards of maintenance domains.
  • Certified in multiple categories in BBU/VDU Plant maintenance.

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