N.V. G.E.B.E. responsible for the production and distribution of electricity and the management of water operations in St. Maarten has a vacancy for a:



To independently carry out all mechanical maintenance, repair, overhaul and construction work to power plant machinery and mechanical installations and provide on-the-job guidance to Mechanic B and C.


  • Assists the Supervisor in drawing up daily work plans.
  • Assists the Supervisor with the job preparation activities involving the planning and procurement of manpower, material, equipment, special tools, safety requirements, and drawings, and after execution with the administrative closing off of the jobs.
  • Performs inspection of functioning and condition of equipment and results to the Supervisor for evaluation of the need for adjustment, maintenance, repair, or replacement.
  • Contributes to practical solutions for work execution.
  • Carries out, without direct supervision, all mechanical preventive/predictive maintenance, repair, overhaul, and construction work to all machinery and installations in the power meeting requirements of quality, timeliness, and cost-efficiency. Reports on progress.
  • Takes care of recording the technical and administrative details of the work carried out and reports details after completion for the administrative closing off of the jobs.
  • Takes care of proper use and condition of tools and measuring instruments.
  • Assists the Supervisor in overseeing the quality and progress of the work of contractors’ personnel.


  • 5 years in diesel power generation plant maintenance including at least 2 years in Mechanic B position.
  • Thorough working knowledge of and skills in applying maintenance methods associated with diesel generators and all auxiliary equipment and installations in the power plant
  • Alignment, condition monitoring, and maintenance of rotating equipment
  • Health, safety, and environmental norms and procedures
  • Knowledge of administrative procedures/communication and reporting
  • Oral and written command of English/relevant computer skills


  • MBO level 4/MTS degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Supplementary training: operations and maintenance diesel power plant, guiding and coaching skills.

Interested persons can forward their letter of application and curriculum vitae by Friday, May 21st, 2021, to [email protected] or fax to +1 721-54-24810.