Field Service Engineer - 3426588

Thales Middle East
  • Field Service Engineer Jobs in UAE - 3426588

    Thales Middle East
  • 1 - 10 Years
  • UAE
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Job Description

Location Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Thales people architect solutions that are relied upon to deliver operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission Defence and armed forces customers rely on us to deliver the full range of defensive systems for land, sea, and air From early warning, to threat neutralisation, our platforms cover all levels from very short-range systems, to extended protection across the entire battle-space including Airspace Mobility Solutions, Vehicles and Tactical Systems and Missile Defence, Optronics, and Radar

Thales has built a presence in the United Arab Emirates for over 35 years, and today has over 300 employees Thales in the UAE is part of our Middle East business that has 1,800 people across Egypt, Iraq, Kuwait, KSA, Lebanon, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar and UAE Together we delivered technology for the Dubai metro, the longest driverless metro network in the world and a fare collection system that processes up to 250,000 transactions per day We make UAE a safer place by providing secure electronic payment solutions, cyber security systems and communications as well as security systems for Dubai International Airport and air traffic management and navigation systems for Abu Dhabis airport

Job Objective

The role of the Field Support Engineer is to provide excellent assistance to subcontractors and to our customer Air Force & Air Defense through performingoverseeing engineering and technical support and training, preventative and corrective maintenance, inspections and securing a high level of performance of the radars needs and performance

The role may involve working at overseas location(s) in support of the Customer deployment team or frequently at remote client locations and may involve being exposed to inhospitable climatic conditions

Role & Responsibilities

Attend the training sessions in UAE for AF&AD operators and maintainers

Perform Preventive & Corrective Maintenance

Prepare and follow up various inspections

Oversee the tasks performed by the maintenance staff

Monitor that correct services and repair procedures are implemented and advice as necessary

Utilize technical publications and embedded training to develop on-the-job-training procedures

Support the development of the operational capabilities

Provide to our customer Technical support

Provide support on site deploymentinstallation

Assist in the implementation of new software patches received from THALES or sub-contractor contractors and reviews results with superiors for necessary following up

Oversee supply chain activities to maintain KPIs within limits

Report to LMW Manager

Perform other related duties as required

This job description is neither exhaustive nor exclusive and may be reviewed in the future depending upon operational requirements and staffing levels


Preferred Skills and Experience

One (1) years of line maintenance experience preferred

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Internet Explorer

Able to read and interpret blueprints, wiring diagrams, and follow written procedures and instructions

Bachelors Degree in TelecommunicationsElectronics Experience in Radar or Radio Technology and Maintenance will be a plus

Excellent customer service skills

Demonstrated technical aptitude along with basic computer skills

Intermediate ability to use Microsoft Office programs including but not limited to, Outlook, Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint

Prior experience in installing electronic andor mechanical systems

Excellent initiative, interpersonal and communication skills

Autonomy, excellent verbal and written skills in English

Ability to adapt to changing conditions and directions

Ability to summarize and effectively present information to Manager and Customers

Ability to work on complex problems scope and analyze datasituations

Ability to crawl, bend, kneel, climb, and stop frequently in confined spaces

Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced team environment while maintaining accuracy and efficiency

Will be required to demonstrate comprehensive knowledge in ElectricityElectronics

Must speak, read and write English fluently

Regular attendance and punctuality is required

Must possess and maintain a valid Driver License

Intermediate computer skills with previous exposure to a Computerized Maintenance Management System

Working Conditions

Computer and other office equipment

Digital Multi-meter and mechanical tools

Work Environment

Works outside, andor the hangar where loud noises may be experienced

Work shifts may vary - flexibility required

In most cases, work schedules are bid and worked by seniority, operational requirements permitting (days, swings, or midnight shift; weekends and holidays)

Must be willing to travel domestically, and, if required, internationally

Physical Effort

Moderate to strenuous physical activity required by handling objects up to 50 to 80 pounds occasionally andor up to 20 pounds frequently (Medium to Heavy)

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working Great journeys start here, apply now!

Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Deadline:04th Feb 2025

Company Profile

With operations in 50 countries and 68,000 employees, Thales is a world leader in mission-critical information systems for defence and security, aerospace and transportation.
Building on its expertise in the most sophisticated technologies and large-scale software systems, Thales is stepping up to the security challenges of its customers in an increasingly complex world. With its global network of 22,500 high-level researchers, Thales has earned particular recognition for its ability to develop and deploy dual civil and military technologies. Leveraging its international operations and spanning the entire value chain from equipment to systems and services, Thales is playing a pivotal role in making the world a safer place.

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