This is a superb opportunity for experienced and accomplished Hot Re-Fuelling specialists. This challenging and exciting role of Petroleum Supply Specialist offers the responsibility to perform Hot Re-fuelling' duties on all nature of rotary wing aircraft at Basrah International Airport.
The fundamental capabilities will also include receipt, storage and accounting procedures for dispensing and issuing of bulk or packaged petroleum, oil, and lubricant (POL) products; these procedures must also include a thorough knowledge of Quality Assurance procedures and basic QA fuel sampling and testing methods.
You will prepare and check receipt and shipping documents, visually inspect samples of fuel and check specific gravity and flashpoint. You will gauge tanks for water, temperature, and fuel levels and perform preventive maintenance and repairs to field fuel storage systems.
A qualified Petroleum Supply Specialist, you will hold Certifications and or a Diploma for a Petroleum or Fuel Specialist (US military) or Concepts of Aviation Refueling (civilian) or a satisfactory International equivalent.
You will possess extensive knowledge of and have recent operational experience in the procedures of Hot Re-fuelling' of rotary wing aircraft. You will demonstrate a sound knowledge of military and/or civil aviation refueling duties to include but, not limited to: cold refueling of all types of fixed and rotary wing aircraft , Millipore testing procedures, familiarity with API and/or IP hazards of petroleum i.e. safety for handling and using petroleum products, static electricity, grounding .
Preference will also be given to candidates who have a proven record of duties in the training and testing of hot refuelling' staff.
You will demonstrate excellent communication skills, have a strong attention to detail and be able to adapt to rapid change in a positive manner whilst continuing to deliver to demanding timescales. Superb inter-personal skills and the ability to build instant credibility is essential as you will be interfacing with people of a range of nationalities and professions.
About the Company
SKA Air & Logistics operates throughout the Middle East and Africa with the primary focus of our operations currently in Iraq. Our experience in the region is unmatched and covers the whole spectrum of air operations, logistics and security. We pride ourselves on providing unique solutions together with unrivaled service that enables our clients to achieve their goals in challenging environments.
How to Apply
If you are interested in this opportunity and meet the candidate criteria, please forward your resume and covering letter to mmcghan@