Electro Mechanical Technician

Job description

The aim of the Electro Mechanical Technician shall be to diagnose and repair faults both electrically and mechanically on fire fighting systems both land based and marine based

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Installs, inspects and carries out necessary repairs on fire fighting systems both land and marine based
  • Maintains, inspects and carries out necessary repairs on suppression systems both land and marine based
  • Inspects and carries out necessary repairs on fire detection systems both land and marine based
  • Inspects and tests high pressure cylinders both land and marine based
  • Installs, maintains and carries out necessary repairs on lightning protection
  • Inspects and tests fire extinguishers both land and marine based
  • Tests and refills breathing apparatus
  • Diagnoses errors or technical problems and determine proper solutions
  • Ensures that all equipment required is according to the job card, client exigencies and system limitations
  • Compiles timely and proper documentation for any service or installation conducted by completing necessary forms, reports, logs, and records as per departmental procedures
  • Provides clear handing over to the client and closes off required paperwork at end of the visit
  • Makes recommendations for improvements and upgrades to clients on site and pass on proposals to sales executives
  • Builds positive relationships with customers, applies excellent customer care at all times and oversees the preservation of both the clients’ and company’s property and equipment
  • Is aware of electrical, mechanical and chemical health and safety issues; also understand appropriate manual handling techniques.
  • Attends any training provided by the company and sits for the respective assessments accordingly
  • Follows all company’s filed procedures and protocols
  • Any other duties as may be necessary from time to time

Attributes

  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Demonstrates confidence in his/her ability
  • Thorough analytical and problem solving skills
  • Holds a respectful, courtesy and a positive attitude
  • Able to understand technical diagrams and manuals

Job requirements

  • Preferably MQF Level 5 Diploma or MQF Level 4 Certificate in Electrical/ Mechanical subjects
  • Electrical Licence A
  • Excellent written and oral proficiency in English and Maltese
  • Possess a valid driving license C
  • Knowledge and experience in the service field may be considered as an asset