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Head of Operations

Apply2019-07-08 18:25:051970-01-01EWI Recruitment

Head of Operations

Date posted: July 8, 2019
United Arab Emirates, GCC
Job description

Head of Operations

Are you a ready to take step forward as a Head of Operations? My client a service company working with large energy and power plant operations and maintenance (O&M) clients and is currently I am looking for Head of Operations to assist on a Combined Cycle Power Plant based in the Middle East.

The suitable candidate would working under the Plant Superintendent's authority and would responsible for the Management of resources: organisation of shifts in charge and shift turnover. Also to purpose, settle and supervise the organisation concerning:

    • Interface with the maintenance department for activities on equipment: work request and blocking certificates.
    • Writing of operation procedures (Line-up, start-up, shutdown, periodic tests,etc.)
    • Daily surveillance of equipment (rounds).
    • Surveillance of physico-chemical parameters.
    • Monthly performance test.
    • Interface with the dispatching.
    • Follow-up of operation events and experience feedback.
    • Operation statistic (consumption of fuel, produced energy, availability, equivalent running hours, etc).

The suitable candidate would have a Bachelor of Engineering Degree, Master of Engineering Degree; in the area of Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. As well as have working knowledge of:

  • gas turbine combined cycle power plant operation of at least 10 years
  • Documenting their experience as gas turbine combined cycle power plants shift supervisor for 4 years as an operation head in GTCC power plant for a period of time not less than 3 years.
  • GTCC power plant capacity shall not be less than 200MWe
  • HRSG system in the reference plant of the candidate to be of at least double pressure type
  • Supervising the production of activity reports (Daily, Weekly, Monthly, And Yearly, etc) allowing the delivery of fuel by the Client.
  • Controlling the compliance with the safety rules on operation activities.
  • Supervising the training of the department employees according to the training program of the site.
  • Participation in the elaboration of the projected budget of the department activities of which he is responsible.
  • Developing the organisation of his department in order to optimise its running.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to effectively communicate with internal and external customers.
  • Excellent computer proficiency (MS Office - Word, Excel and Outlook).
  • Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary customer service.
  • Ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices.

The salary is a negotiable based upon experience for a permanent assignment with the client based in the Middle East

Should you feel the position is suitable for you, please forward your CV to me ( as the client is looking to review, shortlist, interview and appoint with the view to mobiles in the next 2-4 weeks.

EWI Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: DJDC4120_1562606704

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