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Instructor Engineering (04M)

SUMACO MANPOWER - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Ref. SU3703393 Date Posted: 2016-12-12

Job Description

Basic Function:

Teaches various courses and instructional units in the Electrical/Mechanical/Instrument Technician (Oil and Gas) programed and other related instructional programs in this content area. Prepare related instructional materials, such as diagrams, drawings, sketches and audio-visual aids for presentation in the classroom. Participates in reviews of course content, materials and programs and improves/updates instructional units as necessary, in order to meet training requirements as expressed in the ATI Educational Standards. Assists with and maintenance of all technical facilities, Identifying needs for new equipment and replacing unserviceable equipment where necessary, ensuring proper service ability and maintenance of workshops and/or training plants.


Work Performed:

  • Teaches Engineering courses in the classroom, prepares class/workshop quizzes and assists with the development of assessment tools, including monitoring all classroom and workshop activities to ensure that student' needs are properly met according to Companies' training requirements.
  • Participates in the development and update of the Technical Studies Section's instructional programs, and prepares related subject materials such as drawings; sketches and audio-visual aids for use in classrooms and workshops.
  • Reviews Engineering courses with respect to their content and instructional materials, recommending improvements and updates in accordance with the evolving knowledge-based required by the oil and gas Industry. Ensures all instructional units meet the requirements of the Group sponsoring OPCOs.
  • Checks laboratory and workshop instrumentation, tools and equipment for practical work. Conducts technical tests of classroom and laboratory facilities and participates in the maintenance of all related tools, materials and equipment to ensure that they are prepared properly and courses are conducted according to the technical requirements and safety precautions in force.
  • Supervises the maintenance of workshops and laboratories including, where requested, the pilot training plants. Maintains and checks functionality of tools and machinery and recommends the purchase of spare parts, including requesting new Items, issuing and replacing such items to ensure their proper serviceability and safety.
  • Reviews, with the Senior Instructor, the new materials prior to their use, including testing, quizzes and hand-outs. Identifies training equipment/materials required, prepares their specifications and liaises with local supplier.
  • Ensures that the ATI quality assurance regime is observed in the conduct of all instructional units and production and administration of assessment measures.
  • Ensures that ATI Policies and Procedures are applied at all times to all teaching and assessment procedure.
  • Identifies student weakness and addresses such issues with the trainee concerned and/or refers to the Counselor / Section Manager for appropriate action.
  • Monitors students discipline according to established policies and guidelines. Monitors student individual records and records daily attendance.
  • Carries out risk assessments where required, and reports any health and safety issue to the HSE Officer accordingly. Participates in safety training, where required, e.g. First Aid, Fire Marshall.
  • Attends externally and internally-provided professional development courses as required by the Department.
  • Perform other related duties, such as participating in weekly / monthly technical planning meetings Maintain accurate records for purchased and consumed training materials for inventory purposes.


Work Contracts:

  • Daily contacts with Technical English language instructors at the same level, providing them with technical assistance and advice where required.
  • Regular contacts with Senior Instructor, Section Manager and counsellors, related to daily student issues.


Independence of Operation:

  • Reports to the Manager, Technical Studies Section, but receives work direction from the concerned Sr. Instructor Engineering.
  • Works according to established technical instructional methods, professional standards and practices.
  • Completed work is subject to review by the Senior Instructor, Engineering and Section Manager.


Supervisory Responsibility:

  • Allocates work assignments and instructions to workshop technicians.


Physical Effort:

  • Moderate, involving handling technical tools, materials and equipment when instructing testing and maintaining in the workshop for 50% of the working time.

Work Environment:

  • Exposed to workshop environmental conditions such as dirt, heat noise and grease for 50% of the working time when conducting workshop activities.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering of the equivalent in relevant subject area. Teaching Certification desirable. Assessor and Verifier award (of willingness to train as such) an advantage.
  • 5 years hands on experience, preferably in the oil and gas or petrochemical industry: teaching experience or technical training experience in a vocational training context.
  • High Level of proficiency in English Language.


Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering of the equivalent in relevant subject area. Teaching Certification desirable. Assessor and Verifier award (of willingness to train as such) an advantage.

Job Details

Job Location:Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Company Industry:Oil /Gas
Type of Company:recruitment
Job Role:Education Training
Joining Date: Unspecified
Closing Date: Unspecified
Employment Status:Direct Hire
Employment Type:Employee
Monthly Salary Range:Unspecified
Manages Others:Yes
Number of Vacancies:5

Career Level:

Years of Experience: Min: 5 Max: 10
Residence Location: United Arab Emirates
Gender: Male or Female
Nationality: Any
Degree: Bachelors degree / higher diploma
Ref. SU3703393