AF23146 - Senior Mantenance Technician | Elevators | AF Engineering

Department: Elevators
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 29-Mar-2016

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.


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Al-Futtaim Engineering, Elevator

Al-Futtaim Engineering Elevator has supplied elevators and escalators for many of the most prestigious buildings in the region since 1974. Representing world leading brands such as Hitachi (Japan), Toshiba (Japan), LM Lift Material (Germany), SKG (Germany) and BLT (China), Al-Futtaim Engineering’s Elevators and Escalators division positions itself among the regional leaders in the vertical transportation industry.

Al-Futtaim Engineering’s services cover the whole spectrum from design to marketing, installation and maintenance of elevators and escalators. The dedicated team of management, experienced engineers and skilled workforce takes pride in ensuring the execution of projects in line with customer requirements.

The maintenance division provides an extensive preventive maintenance programme supported by a 24/7 call-back service to respond swiftly and efficiently to any breakdown or emergency calls from customers.

Comprehensive training programmes developed in co-operation with principals, keep the team of skilled engineers and technicians at the leading edge of technology, and ensure compliance with international quality and safety standards at all times. Al-Futtaim Engineering’s Elevators and Escalators division’s operations cover the UAE, KSA, Qatar and Egypt.

About Us:

Al-Futtaim Engineering is multi disciplinary engineering organisation which has been operating throughout the United Arab Emirates since 1974. As a member of the Al-Futtaim Group, we enjoy the benefits of being a part of one of the leading business houses operating in the lower Gulf Region.

Through our five divisions, we offer a wide variety of products and services in the construction, commercial and industrial sectors. Our involvement in numerous large scale projects in the UAE has given us a wealth of experience. From Scaffolding to Elevators and Security Systems to Air-conditioning, Sanitaryware and Facilities Management, the Al-Futtaim name spells quality & reliability.


Al Futtaim Engineering has been supplying elevators and escalators for the most prestigious buildings in the region since 1974. Backed by complete support services including design, installation and maintenance, we service the needs of contractors and building owners.

With equipment manufactured by Hitachi (Japan), ThyssenKrupp Elevator (USA), LM Lift material (Germany) and Alpha (Spain), we have products of world standards and a team of dedicated engineers and technicians to provide comprehensive service throughout the life of the building.

Whatever your vertical and horizontal transport requirements, Al-Futtaim Engineering has the right products to meet your needs.

About the role:

In this role you will be responsible for handling independently maintenance activities as per manufacturers’ recommendations and standards of various brands of Elevators, Escalators and Moving walkways in United Arab Emirates



To be successful for this role you must have the following prerequisites:

  • A Diploma in Mechanical or Electrical discipline or relevant training certification
  • 7 ~ 10 year experience in maintenance & wiring Elevators, Escalators and Moving Walkways for residential / commercial buildings
  • Experience in GCC Countries will be an added advantage
  • Knowledgeable of both international and local maintenance standards
  • Must be aware of installation, testing, commissioning & maintenance procedures
  • Must be familiar with all the elevator & escalator international code of practices and should be able to handle third party inspections efficiently
  • Must be commitment to “best practice” in terms of technical excellence and site safety & quality practices
  • Must be able to independently read electrical drawings
  • Must be capable of trouble-shooting and independently manage individual routes
  • Must have knowledge of computers
Languages & Others:
  • English
  • Arabic ( An advantage)
  • Hindi ( An advantage )
  • A valid UAE licence is preferred


Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.