ELV & UPS Tech

United Arab Emirates

Posting date: 11/29/22


To provide effective maintenance and repair services covering building services ELV assets.

Reporting To: Journeyman
Department: Operations

Key Responsibilities

  • Carrying out preventive and corrective maintenance activities and minor modifications on building services systems.
  • Performing statutory maintenance testing and checks within the facility including emergency lighting, fire systems, electrical distribution, UPS systems, battery systems, security systems.
  • Electrical fault finding and fault diagnosis, functional testing
  • Work days to be advised.
  • Ensure all works are carried in line with Company Procedures and Policies, Health and Safety, Control of Hazardous materials, in line with COSHH regulations and PPE.
  • Ensuring good working order of:
    • Electrical lighting and power systems
    • Use laptop to connect to systems for fault diagnosis
    • UPS systems and batteries.
    • Distribution boards, control panels, main switchboards
    • First Line Response to help desk calls for failure/breakdown of ELV systems on site

Skills Required

  • Good analytical skills and attention to detail with ability to read and interpret blueprints, plans, and manuals.
  • Change batteries/maintain wet cell battery systems, test batteries.
  • Change fittings like for like, change power socket like for like.
  • Knowledge of operation/setting to work of Variable frequency drives
  • Manually lift 25kG weight.
  • Ability to read, write and speak in English.
  • Proficiency in use of computer – Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.


  • Must have at least 5 years work experience carrying out hard services maintenance work within commercial building services environment.
  • Must hold recognised Diploma applicable for electrical building services systems
  • Completed electrical based apprenticeship
  • IPAF licence for boom/scissor lift operations

Other Requirements

  • Ability to work independently.
  • Follow electrical safe working procedures
  • Flexibility in work time.
  • UAE driving licence