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Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Vacancy number • PUB407051

Electrical Maintenance Engineer

  • Safat
  • Closes May 4
  • 72 hours
  • Professional Bachelor

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About this job

  • Market: Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Construction, Commissioning & Operations
  • Location: Safat

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 72
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Closing date: Saturday, May 4, 2024


Brunel International is looking for an experienced Electrical Maintenance Engineer to join our team in North Kuwait. The successful candidate will be responsible for the maintenance of electrical equipment and systems in the production facilities or refineries.

About this role

The Electrical Maintenance Engineer will be responsible for the following:

  • Performing preventive and corrective maintenance on electrical equipment and systems, including generators, switchgear, motor starters, and protection systems;
  • Troubleshooting and diagnosing electrical problems;
  • Conducting investigations and root-cause failure analysis;
  • Providing appropriate recommendations for the failure of electrical equipment;
  • Maintaining records of maintenance activities in a maintenance planning system like MAXIMO;
  • Ensuring safety protocols are followed at all times when working with electrical equipment and systems;
  • Ensuring compliance with applicable laws, regulations, codes, standards, etc;
  • Providing effective reporting, communication, and shift handover skills.

What you need to bring:

The ideal candidate should have:

  • A minimum of 10 years’ experience in electrical discipline for oil and gas production facilities or refineries;
  • Experience with maintenance planning system like MAXIMO;
  • Good knowledge in investigations and root cause failure analysis and provide appropriate recommendations for the failure of electrical equipment;
  • Effective reporting, communication, and shift handover skills;
  • Familiarity with PTW (Permit to Work), confined space entry, electrical isolations, operating integrity, H2S/SO2 (Hydrogen Sulfide/Sulfur Dioxide), personal protective equipment (PPE), etc;
  • Adequate knowledge on Electrical PPE and protection.


We offer a competitive salary package that is commensurate with experience as well as other benefits such as medical insurance coverage, Vacation pay Etc. This is an excellent opportunity to join a fast growing international company that offers excellent career prospects in a dynamic environment.

Anything Else?

Brunel International is a leading provider of engineering services across multiple industries worldwide including oil & gas production facilities or refineries as well as power generation plants. We have been providing engineering services since 1975 and have grown into one of the largest international engineering companies in the world today! We are committed to providing our clients with innovative solutions that meet their needs while ensuring safety at all times!.

Are you ready for the next step in your career? Join Brunel’s powerful global network, where passionate, results-driven specialists come together with industry-leading clients. By connecting specialists to pioneering projects, we drive change in many industries, enabling growth and delivering great outcomes. Brunel helps you reach your full potential and empowers you to make an impact within a purpose-driven global company.
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Since 1975, our mission has always been to connect specialists to exciting career opportunities, to support the development of these careers, and to offer fair and equal employment. This has enabled us to create a truly sustainable and durable business model. Having a passion for people and caring deeply for the environment is not only part of Brunel’s DNA but is also reflected in our culture and values. As a global company, we take our social responsibility very seriously.
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Kevin Colaco is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use this number: PUB407051