Vacancy Details
VAC1132 - Refrigeration Technician Cold Store
Job Family: Technical Location: Jebel Ali, U.A.E.
Division: zzDPW UAE REEFER WSHOPS (DO NOT USE) Contract Type: Full Time

About the Business:

DP World is one of the leading global terminal operators with a network of 43 marine terminals spanning 28 countries.  We provide quality services designed to enhance customers' supply chain efficiency, including bringing together container and other terminals, free zones, logistics facilities, infrastructure developments and consultancy services where these services add value for customers.  We are committed to providing an environment that is safe for all and, together in taking personal accountability with our employees for making safe decisions at all times, we can achieve this goal.

About the Role:

This position reports to Refrigeration Supervisor and the main purpose of the role is to maintain the functionality of the Port cold Store & cool stores refrigeration plant & associated equipment thereby adding support to the smooth functioning of cold store operations.

Key accountabilities will include:

  • To perform preventive maintenance of refrigeration plant to maximize the reliability of the operation & minimize breakdowns & disruption to the cold store operation.

  • To regularly check equipment and chambers and overview logging of important system functions for effective maintenance.

  • To diagnose faults and repair broken down and damaged equipment to avoid wastage in time, cost and resources.

  • To ensure equipment is running efficiently and the required operating conditions are maintained in the cold store chambers for operational requirements.

  • To keep plant and structure in good condition for prolonged service life to meet operational demands.

  • To carry out maintenance, repairs and monitoring duties on Cool store facilities and cold store block air-conditioning systems for smooth flow of technical operations.

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:

Minumum Qualification required to perform the Job

  • The job holder should be a diploma holder with a subject content in Refrigeration Engineering

Skills and Experience

  • 5 years in the maintenance and repairs of industrial refrigeration plant.
  • 5 years experience of industrial ammonia refrigeration systems.
  • 2 years experience in the repair and maintenance of helical screw compressors.
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
  • Transport Allowance 
  • Overtime
  • Air Ticket for self every 2 years
  • Government Medical Coverage
  • 22 working days annual leave 
  • Annual Performance Related Bonus 
  • End of Service Benefit  


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

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