Job Details

Job Ref :
Job Title :
Power Plant Supervisor 
Job Category :
Posted :
10/25/2017 12:28:01 AM 
Company Name :
The rpc Group of Companies 
Location :
Benefits :
Salary :
Comp Salary & bonus tax free + benefits 
Security :
Description :

The Company and the Role:
The Company is an International Peacekeeping Force which operates in the Sinai. As part of its role it maintains two military camps one in the North close to the Mediterranean coast and one in the South at Sharm El Sheikh.
They are currently seeking a Power Plant Supervisor to be based at the South Camp located at Sharm El Sheikh in the Sinai. There will be frequent spells of work in the North Camp as required. The position is offered on a 2 year contract, renewable.

Key Features of the Role:
Reporting to the Facilities Maintenance Manager you will be responsible for the power generation (when not provided by the local authorities) on a 24 hour per day, 7 days per week basis and High Voltage distribution at either North or South Camps
Your responsibility ceases at the output side of the transformers.
As the Power Plant Supervisor you will be responsible for the maintenance of all the generators (power plant, remote site and standby). High Voltage switch gear and transformers shall be maintained in accordance with the manufacturer’s recommendations.
You will provide technical support to the Facilities Engineering Officer (FEO) and recommends modifications and changes in consumable materials or parts to improve performance and reduce cost.
You will also oversee the preparation of bills of material for development of the power plant site, generators or HV distribution system. 

Knowledge and Skills:
Ideally you will be an accomplished Power Plant / Power Generation Supervisor with an engineering qualification i.e. UK City & Guilds, US Craft (Journeyman) or equivalent and ideally some certification in power generation and production.
Ideally with a service industry background involving generator mechanical repair, fault finding, planned maintenance, load testing and use and experienced in the operation and maintenance of diesel engines or similar mechanical equipment.
Experience of working in a military environment or for an international facilities management services provider and other similar organisations would be ideal. As would experience of working in remote sites or in other arduous environments as a Power Plant Supervisor.
Superb inter-personal skills and instant credibility are essential as you will be inter-facing with a number of people from different backgrounds, nationalities and religions.
You should be a confident communicator with the ability to supervise, motivate, coach and train a team of Egyptian nationals.
Finally, you should be pc literate and possess a Drivers Licence.

What’s on Offer?
Salary will be around £48,000 pa. The salary is tax free for an Ex-Patriate employee
The basic salary is paid in US Dollars and is tax free for an Ex-Patriate employee.
Included in the basic salary is a 20% location allowance payable and also a 7% allowance in lieu of a pension scheme, both of which are tax free for an Ex-Patriate employee.
A 2 year unaccompanied status contract is offered which includes free accommodation, laundry, local transport, life assurance, health insurance and meals. In addition, employees have the use of a phone to call family and friends and the internet for e-mails etc.
The holiday entitlement is 28.5 days plus 12 public holidays.

Our client does not provide a specified number of free flights but awards a cash sum each year in US Dollars which the employee can spend as they wish to facilitate their R and R leave. Mobilisation and De-Mobilisation flights are paid for by our client.

Please do not apply for this vacancy unless you are an experienced Power Plant / Power Generation Supervisor.

The rpc Group of Companies receives an overwhelming number of CV`s /Resumes each day, and each one is reviewed personally by a Consultant. Our pre-selection process is very thorough in order to meet the specific requirements of our clients.
If your details meet the criteria set by our client, then we will contact you regarding the position. If you are not contacted by us, then please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.
However, we will keep your details on file and should another suitable or matching vacancy become available then we will contact you.
We highly recommend you “Like” or “Follow” our social media pages (Facebook, Twitter etc) as we post all our vacancies through notifications and you may find an alternative vacancy that is suitable.

This job is no longer available for new applications.

Proud to be honouring the commitment of the Armed Forces Corporate Covenant and supporting the Armed Forces Community




New user?

Register Now

Search Jobs



Show per page: