Vacancy Details
Job Family: Technical Location: Dubai, U.A.E.
Division: zzDPW UAE MECH & CRANES (DO NOT USE) Contract Type: Full Time

About the Business:

DP World is one of the largest marine terminal operators in the world, with 45 terminals and 13 new developments across 29 countries. Its dedicated, experienced and professional team of nearly 30,000 people serves customers in some of the most dynamic economies in the world. 

DP World aims to enhance customers’ supply chain efficiency by effectively managing container, bulk and other terminal cargo. The company constantly invests in terminal infrastructure, facilities and people, working closely with customers and business partners to provide quality services today and tomorrow, when and where customers need them.

In taking this customer-centric approach, DP World is building on the established relationships and superior level of service demonstrated at its flagship Jebel Ali facility in Dubai, which has been voted “Best Seaport in the Middle East” for 14 consecutive years. 

About the Role:

This position reports to SUPERVISOR MECHANICAL and the main purpose of the role is to maintain DP World tyres in a serviceable condition by replacing worn or damaged tyres therefore adding support to port operations.

Key accountabilities will include:

  • To carry out planned maintenance, replacement, and repair works, on equipment tyres for operational requirements.
  •  To select the correct tread pattern, type of tyre, and inflation pressure for the effective maintenance of equipment
  • To ensure working procedures are carried out in compliance with DP World Safety and working procedures.
  • To conduct fault diagnosis on worn tyres caused by equipment defects, over or under inflation, incorrect tyre type, or overloading to take preventive action.
  • To effectively communicate with fellow tyreman, to receive and pass on job specifications, instructions, and all other relevant information for smooth flow of port operations.
  • Carrying out Tyre maintenance, fault finding and monitoring the tyres of Port Equipments and carries out the tasks assigned by Asst. Supervisor -Tyre and Supervisor Mechanical.
  • To daily inspect inflation of Port equipment tyres at fuel station, Container Terminal and General Cargo yards and submit routine inspection and monitoring reports for reference and discussion.
  • To input accurate up to date information in the work order into the MAXIMO System for management review and decision making.
  • To ensure tidiness and cleanliness of workshop facilities and all equipment thus creating a safe and healthy work environment.
Experience & Qualifications:

In order to give credible support to the organisation and be successful in this role, the ideal candidate will have the following experience, skills and qualifications:


  • High School Secondary certificate with Industrial Training Certificate

Skills and Experience

  • 3 Years working experience on equipment tyre maintenance / repairs / galvanizing. Should
    have worked as Tyreman in Ports, Auto manufacturing units / Automobile garage.
Renumeration and Employment Benefits:

We are committed to the development of our people and aim to retain talent by investing in ongoing training to improve performance and provide career development opportunities.  In addition, we offer competitive base salaries in comparison to the markets in which we operate.  The employment benefits package is reflective of the location, for this position the benefits consists of:

  • Accommodation Allowance / Company Accommodation
  • Transport Allowance 
  • Overtime
  • Air Ticket for self - once in every 2yrs
  • Government Medical Coverage
  • 22 working days annual leave 
  • Annual Performance Related Bonus 
  • End of Service Benefit (Expats)
  • Pension Contribution (UAE nationals) 
Further Information:

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Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV

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