AF24959 - Testing and Commissioning Technician - Elevator & Escalator | Al Futtaim Engineering | Doha, Qatar

Department: Elevators
Country: Qatar
Location: Doha | Qatar
Closing Date: 27-Mar-2017

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 the Position:

As part of the AF Engineering - Elevator & Escalator division, the Testing and Commissioning Technician is responsible for carrying out testing and commissioning works of Elevators & Escalators.


About You:

To be considered for this role, you must have:

  • ITI or equivalent qualification/technical training in Electrical or Mechanical discipline
  • 5-7 plus years experience as Testing and Commissioning Technician from reputable elevator companies  
  • Knowledge of testing, commissioning, installation & adjustment of Elevators & Escalators   
  • Experience in reading electrical wiring diagrams manuals & understand testing & commissioning related information




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.