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I am currently available for work
Serial No: 32430
(07/04/1978, male)
List top 5 skills: diesel, generator, hydraulic, mechanic, power, service engineer, technician
Short Bio:

A highly trained, experienced and self-motivated Lead Mechanical Technician/Chief Mechanic with excellent supervisory and communication skills. Possesses a wide knowledge in power generation, pumps, motors, hydraulic systems, heavy diesel engines, gas engines, compressors, turbines, rotating machinery, electrical fault finding and valves. Has performed to the highest standards in a number of different countries in all conditions whilst adapting to the environment.

Current location: 

Scotland, United Kingdom - View on map

Nationality: 

British

Preferred Sector of Employment: 

Oil, Gas and Energy, other

Spoken languages: 

english

Locations I am interested in working:

Anywhere



Profile

A highly trained, experienced and self-motivated Lead Mechanical Technician/Chief Mechanic with excellent supervisory and communication skills. Possesses a wide knowledge in power generation, pumps, motors, hydraulic systems, heavy diesel engines, gas engines, compressors, turbines, rotating machinery, electrical fault finding and valves. Has performed to the highest standards in a number of different countries in all conditions whilst adapting to the environment and overcoming any difficulties encountered. Works excellently alongside others and also works unsupervised to deadlines. A proven problem solver who will supervise a team ensuring all tasks are carried out in an efficient manner.

Key Skills

• Completes tasks under pressure often in adverse conditions with limited resources.

• Motivates, organizes and gets the best from colleagues.

• Very hard working, reliable, motivated and takes pride in work.

• Flexible, reliable and willing to learn new skills.

• Approachable team member and able to build relationships quickly.

Career Resume

Agency Contract Work
July 2015 – Present

Working as a Mechanical Technician on Chevron Captain Platform, undertaking essential troubleshooting and maintenance on the Gas Injection Rotary Compressor. Overhauling and carrying out diagnostic checks.

Chevron Alba North Platform, carrying out essential maintenance and component change out on John Brown Frame 6 B gas turbine, carrying out diagnostic checks once operational.

TRANSOCEAN
2011- July 2015

Chief Mechanic GSF Magellan (Nigeria) & Development Driller 1 & 2 (Angola / Romania)

Working as a Chief Mechanic on Semi-Submersibles & High spec Jack-up rigs, responsible for the planned maintenance, repairs and servicing of all of the equipment on drilling rigs in West Africa & Black Sea. Chief Mechanic for a team 8+ mechanics/motormen. Duties included: Perform daily inspection and maintenance on mechanical equipment; organize and promote the preventive maintenance system, maintain and repair power plant and power distribution ensure power is available at all time. Troubleshoot and repair faults on mechanical; hydraulic and pneumatic equipment .Maintain an adequate supply of spare parts in order to fulfil maintenance requirements and facilitate efficient operation. Supply information to assist in the development of maintenance and repair budget, ensure that service; maintenance and other operational reports are accurate and complete. Provide rig manager with maintenance statistics, and ensure regulatory requirements for environmental protection are complied with. Ensure that all junior staff have the necessary skills and experience to fulfil their assigned tasks in a safe and efficient manner. Mentor, develop and train crew members to ensure they are competent to work at their next job level. Prepare annual performance appraisal for all subordinates.

TURNER EPS
2009-2011

Worked as a Mechanical Field Engineer for Turner Engine Power Systems (formerly Turner Diesel). Working offshore and onshore on a number of heavy duty engines carrying out various major repairs, fault diagnosis, overhauls and periodic maintenance on a vast and varied range of compressors, fire pumps and generator engines. Liaising with customers then planning and undertaking necessary work, compiling job reports and analysis for the customer and Turner EPS senior personnel.

AGGREKO INTERNATIONAL POWER PROJECTS
2005-2009

Worked as a Lead Mechanical Technician after completing a rigorous interview and medical. Based in Dubai but worked on a rotation system all over the Middle East and Asia, previous projects include a high profile assignment on an oil platform in the Caspian Sea. The sole Mechanical Technician responsible the repair and maintenance of the platform primary power supply for the 12 month commissioning period. Lead Mechanical Technician for a site of 36 generators (1,200 KVA) in Karachi Pakistan providing back up to the city’s power supply. First point of contact for the customer, compiling daily and weekly reports for senior personnel.

BRITISH ARMY; CORPS ROYAL ELECTRICAL MECHANICAL ENGINEERS
1995-2005

Working as a Mechanic after completing 3 years in depth training on vehicle mechanics & engineering to qualify in City & Guilds levels 1, 2 & 3 Heavy & Light Motor Vehicle Studies alongside various other relevant qualifications. Gained a high standard of experience in Repairing, Maintaining, Operating and Servicing a wide variety of equipment. Began career as a junior Craftsman and progressed to Corporal with team leader responsibilities.

Technical Skills

• An inspector of Mechanical Equipment carrying out inspections to pre-determined guidelines compiling necessary reports and documentation.

• Experienced in the use of technical descriptions, analyzing information and ordering parts using an internal computer system and filing logs.

Team/Communication Skills

• Able to communicate with others clearly, confidently and precisely with the ability to interpret others individual requirements. Experience in working with many different nationalities.

• Experienced and confident in conducting presentations, lectures and toolbox talks for training and instruction purposes receiving regular feedback from senior personnel.

• Experienced in giving verbal and written reports to various clients/customers as well as logging site reports for equipment and junior personnel.

Qualifications & Training

City & Guilds Motor Vehicle Craft Studies levels 1, 2 and 3

BTEC in Engineering

NVQ in level 3 Engineering Maintenance

Diesel & Gas Engine Specific Certification.

ModuSpec Academy SSEP (Subsea Engineer Programme) Certification

Advanced Hydraulics City & Guilds

City & Guilds Level 1, 2 & 3 Mechanical Engineering Maintenance

Driving License, Clean Full UK & UAE License- Cats C&E, A, G, H, D1, B&E