Posting Date: Dec 09 2016
Continent: Middle East
City: Abu Dhabi
Job Type : Teaching/Faculty Jobs
Organization Type: Company
Estimated Start Date: Mar 13 2017
Contract Type: 2 Year Contract
Job Overview: Our client was founded in 1978 as a training facility for the Oil and Gas Industry in the United Arab Emirates. It is situated in Al Shawamekh, Abu Dhabi on a large purpose-built campus with fully up-to-date training facilities, including several pilot training plants. The main function of the Institute is to provide entry-level technicians for the various oil production installations around the country. Our client seeks MALE Engineering Instructors to teach various courses and instructional units in the Electrical, Mechanical or Instrument Technician programmes for the oil and gas industries. Basic responsibilities include creating visual aids for their courses, improving and/or updating current curriuculum, marking and assessment as well as other more specific academic and training duties.
Benefits: Competitive tax free salaries, and free tuition for accompanying dependent children between within the grade range of 1 to 12. Other benefits include free housing, yearly flights and medical for the employed teacher.
Qualifications: Candidates must have a high level of English; Only male candidates are being considered; A degree in Engineering; Five years of industry experience preferably in the oil and gas industry; experience teaching at the college or vocational level. Desired assets include a teaching certificate as well as an Assessor or Verifier Award.
Additional Details: The training programme offered by our client begins with an extensive Foundation Programme which provides a grounding in English language skills, mathematics, science, Arabic Language and Islamic Studies. The Foundation Programme is followed by two years of intensive technical training in one of four selected specialisations (Process Operator, Electrical Technician, Instrument Technician, Mechanical Technician).
Organization Overview: Our client is committed to providing exemplary education and technical training to young UAE nationals planning to join the workforce as entry-level plant technicians and process operators. Programmes are developed in line with international educational, technical and industrial standards while fostering the ethics, national identity and culture of the UAE.