Sr. Electrical Maintenance Engineer


About this role: Sr. Electrical Maintenance Engineer

  • Brunel International is a leading provider of staffing solutions for Petrochemical companies;
  • We are currently looking for a Sr. Electrical Maintenance Engineer to join our team.

To provide technical support to the Maintenance Team to resolve any plant Electrical issues that are impacting production over a short period of time by providing technical expertise which may be equipment based or repair technique based for the identification of the facility’s availability and maintainability;

  • Budgets: Contribute to the preparation of the unit maintenance budget so that the business is aware of anticipated costs/ revenues and areas of unsatisfactory performance are identified while supporting the maintenance strategy;
  • Technical Support: Participate in troubleshooting chronic and repetitive failures, provide repair & overhaul recommendations, root cause investigations and evaluation in order to ensure the provision of technical expertise, whether the asset can meet its intended purpose or existing service conditions;
  • Documentation: Carry out activities to ensure that all relevant technical documentation and equipment specific training, are documented and made available when required;
  • Spare Part List: Support the Reliability Engineer, DAS and Mechanical Integrity Engineers as required in order to appropriately review spare parts list for existing equipment;
  • Performance Data: Provide equipment performance and history data to the technical resource networks for input into equipment purchasing requirements, evaluation of equipment performance, vendor performance.
  • Turnaround: Provide input on preparation of package, to identify maintenance and overhaul requirements as per equipment strategies;
  • Maintenance Strategy: Provide inputs into the Equipment Specific, Unit Maintenance, and Unit Turnaround strategies concerning overhauls and major maintenance requirements for the units;
  • Continuous Improvement: Contribute to the identification of opportunities for continuous improvement of Reliability & Integrity Division systems, processes and practices considering ‘international best practice’, improvement of business processes, cost reduction and productivity improvement;
  • EH&S Focus: Comply with all relevant health, safety, security and environmental management policies, procedures, and controls to guarantee employee safety, legislative compliance and a responsible environmental attitude.


  • BE / B. Tech in Electrical and Electronics Engineering with minimum 15 Years’ Experience in Petrochemical / Refinery Plant Maintenance;


  • Proficiency in English;
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Windows & MS Office;
  • Presentation Skills;
  • Communication skills;
  • Analytical skills;
  • Engineering fundamentals and applications;
  • Planning skills;
  • Project Management skills;
  • Knowledge on Statistical tools and applications;
  • Application of Troubleshooting Methods and Techniques;

Specific - Electrical:

  • Electrical measurement, engineering units and tools;
  • Hazards associated with electrical equipment;
  • Expert in Electrical equipment like, Switchgear, transformers, motors, VFD, FAP, UPS and DC Battery Charger etc;
  • Reading electrical drawings and control circuits;
  • Low/High voltage Protection relay testing.


  • We offer an attractive salary package commensurate with experience and qualifications;
  • The successful candidate will also have access to our comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, vacation time, etc.

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  • Brunel International is an international staffing solutions provider that specializes in providing personnel for Petrochemical companies around the world;
  • We are committed to providing our clients with the highest quality service possible by connecting them with the best talent available on the market today;
  • Our experienced team is dedicated to helping our clients find the perfect fit for their needs quickly and efficiently.

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Kevin Colaco
Brunel Energy Kuwait