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Instructor Operations (04M)

SUMACO MANPOWER - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Ref. SU3780971 Date Posted: 2016-12-12

Job Description

Basic Function:

Teaches various courses and instructional units In the Process Operator (Oil and Gas) programme and other related instructional programmes. Prepares related instructional materials, such as diagrams, drawings, sketches and audio-visual aids for presentation in the classrooms. 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 Company Technical Institute Educational Standards. Assists with the supervision and maintenance of all technical facilities, identifying needs for new equipment and replacing unserviceable equipment where necessary, ensuring proper serviceability and maintenance of workshops and/or training plants.

Work Performed:

  • Teaches Operations courses in the classroom, prepares class/workshop quizzes and assists with the development of assessment tools. Monitors all classroom and workshop activities to ensure that students' needs are properly met according to Company Group training requirements.
  • Participates in the development and update of the Process Operations instructional programs, and prepares related subject materials such as drawings, sketches and audio-visual aids for use in classrooms and workshops.
  • Reviews Process Operations 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 Company Group sponsoring OPCOs.
  • Checks laboratory and workshop instrumentation, tools and equipment for practical wqrk. 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 specified 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 suppliers.
  • Ensures that the AH 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 procedures.
  • Identifies student's weaknesses and addresses such issues with the trainee concerned and/or the Counsellorr Section Manager for appropriate action.
  • Monitors students' discipline according to established policies and guidelines. Monitors student’s individual records and records daily attendance.
  • Carries out risk assessments where required and reports any Health and Safety Issues to the Safety Officer accordingly. Participates in safety training, where required, e.g., First Aid, Fire Marshall, etc.
  • Attends externally and internally-provided professional development courses as required b.y the Department.
  • Performs other related duties such as participating in weekly/monthly technical planning meetings regarding related matters, Maintains accurate records for purchased and consumed traning materials for inventory purpose.


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 Process Technology or 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 Process Technology or 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. SU3780971