CV, Project Engineer for Oil and Gas industry targeting Middle East

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 16880

Skills keywords: • change management, • contract negotiation, • cost engineering, • process improvement, • project management, • risk management., • stakeholder management
Short Bio:

Certified Project Management Professional having strong organizing skills and strategic & analytical thinking with proven results in team leadership, decision making, managing multiple projects and commitment to safe working practices. Exceptional communicator focused on resourcing and optimizing business operational profitability having more than 7 years of extensive project control, planning and execution experience in Engineering, Oil & Gas and Service industry.

Current location: United Arab Emirates - View on map
Nationality: indian
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Oil, Gas and Energy, Manufacturing and Operations
Spoken languages: Arabic, english, Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil
Location I am interested in working: Oman, qatar, saudi arabia, United Arab Emirates


MBA specialized in Project Management from SMU, India (with A-Grade, Apr 2014).

B-Tech in Mechanical Engineering from University of Kerala, India (with First class, May 2006).

Career Summary

1. Designation : Project Engineer (Process Equipment/Operation).
Company/Organization : Specialist Services LLC, Dubai, UAE. Period of work :
Aug 2012 – Present.

Key roles and Responsibilities:

• Review and update scope of work documents produced by the respective functional departments, client etc to develop the execution methodology.

• Determine project specification by studying product design, client requirements and performance standards.

• Conduct Kick off Meeting with internal and external stakeholders and follow-up the action tracker.

• Ensure all procedures, drawings and calculations are submitted for client review and follow-up approvals.

• Prepare and implement project execution plan, review the project schedule along with the project planner.

• Maintain project schedule by coordinating activities, monitoring progress and resolving issues.

• Coordinate and ensure that engineering is carried out in accordance with the specifications and schedule.

• Coordinate with the procurement department to ensure the procurement activities in line with the project schedule and ensure on time receipt of Free Issue Materials from client.

• Coordinate with production & QC department for the day to day progress and execution of work in line with project schedule and QA/QC plan.

• Recommend improvements to the departmental policy and implement the procedures as required.

• Ensure compliance to all QHSE procedures and controls.

• Management and control of interfaces with third parties (client and suppliers) for all project works.

• Involve in negotiation of contract settlements with third parties (client and suppliers).

• Prepare weekly and monthly project reports by summarizing information and recommending actions.

• Lead the effort in project final report, financial report, lessons learnt, risk register, issue log, change orders, invoicing and client payment follow-up for the successful close out of project.

Projects involved and Clients:

• 10K & 5K Trailer mounted well test package for OILSERV Oilfield Services Ltd, JOWFE Oil Technology Company.

• 2160 psi non-CE marked DNV/CSC certified 3-phase test Separator for Schlumberger Middle East SA.

• 1440 psi CE marked DNV/CSC certified 3-phase test Separator package for Ras Al-Hamra LLC.

• Fuel Gas Skid package for Enerflex.

• Fuel Gas Scrubber, Closed Drain and Inlet Separator vessels for Enerflex.

• 100 BBL 250 psi dual compartment CE marked DNV/CSC certified Surge tank for Halliburton Energy Services, Expro Worldwide.

• 50 BBL 50 psi non-CE marked dual compartment Surge tank for Schlumberger Middle East SA.

• 200 BBL CE & non-CE marked dual compartment DNV/CSC certified atmospheric Gauge tank for Schlumberger Logelco, Halliburton Energy Services, Petroleum Equipment & Supplies FZE, Expro Worldwide.

• MPFM inlet and outlet spools for Schlumberger Reservoir Products FZE.

• Utility Trailer mounted package for Schlumberger Middle East SA.

• Drain vessels for Una E&C Pte Ltd.

2. Designation : Project Coordinator (Fabrication Projects).
Company/Organization : MIS (A Lamprell Energy Group), Sharjah, UAE.
Dec 2008 – Jul 2012.

Key roles and Responsibilities:

• Responsible for execution of assigned projects from award stage to project completion.

• Monitor the actual cost and work performed with respect to budget and work scheduled, analyzing the progress and highlighting deviations, constraints, area of concern etc throughout the project.

• Handling and tracking project correspondence and expedite responses internally and externally.

• Responsible for ensuring all submittal to client in line with specification and contract.

• Conducting projects review meeting regularly with all discipline, preparation of meeting agenda, issuing minutes of meeting and expedite the action tracker.

• Follow-up and monitor subcontractor scope of work.

• Responsible for the total administration of the project in line with quality procedures.

• Prepare financial status report for management meeting and present during absence of Project Manager.

• Prepare and deliver regular status reports to client and management summarizing the work performance.

• Assisting Project Manager to generate all change orders and follow-up approval and ensuring approved change implementation.

• Liaise with clients to follow-up and ensure payment of invoices according to the payment terms.

• Maintain lessons learnt for all completed projects and ensure compliance in future similar projects.

• Keep up daily communications with clients for smooth operation and to ensure client satisfaction.

Projects involved and Clients:

• Pressure vessel package and spent caustic tank for LINDE Engineering Middle East.

• Maintenance and modification service for BP Sajaa Gas Plant.

• HP and LP Manifolds for ADCO.

• High pressure vessels for PROSERNAT.

• Welded tubular for L&T Ltd.

• Mounded LPG bullets, LPG loading bay, odorant injection package for TECHNIP.

• HP production & test separator and 10 slots production manifold skid mounted package for SEPOC.

• Columns, pressure vessels and storage tanks for PETROFAC International Ltd.

• Filter vessels for SPX Flow Technology.

• Diesel storage tank for PUNJ LIOYD Ltd.

• Sub-sea valve manifold for LEIGHTON OFFSHORE.

• Separator vessels for FRAMES Separation Technologies B.V.

3. Designation : Senior Officer Grade-1 (Service Engineer).
Company/Organization : Popular Vehicles and Services Ltd, Kerala, India.
Jun 2007 – Oct 2008.

Key roles and Responsibilities:

• Supervise service advisors and mechanics.

• Regulate and promote safe and healthy work environment practices.

• Inspect and handle warranty parts and monitor warranty approvals.

• Repeat job analysis.

• Arrange training for supervisors, service advisors and mechanics.

• Organize regular team meetings and provide technical support to service teams.

• CSI monitoring & post service follow-up.

• Conduct monthly customer meet at various locations in order to have better relationship with customers.

• Coordinate and take new initiatives in service marketing activities in order to increase customer database and focusing 100% customer satisfaction.

Professional Certifications & Affiliations

• Project Management Professional (PMP) certified through PMI USA, Jul 2012 (PMP Number: 1528036).

• Certified Six Sigma Green Belt – SSGB (MISP Dubai, Nov 2012).

• Customer Relationship Management (American University of Sharjah, Nov 2010).

• Customer Service Excellence (Spearhead Training, Dubai, Sep 2012).

• Email and Telephone Etiquette (ExecuTrain, Dubai, Jan 2013).

• Communication Skills for Project Teams (Spearhead Training, Dubai, Jan 2013).

• Negotiating – a winning skill for Project Engineers (Spearhead Training, Dubai, May 2013).

• Training on Presentation Skills (Zabeel Institute, Dubai, Oct 2009).

• Certified course on Primavera, P6 (CADD Centre, India, May 2012).

• Developed a new module system in ERP (MIS, Sharjah), which comprises;

o Inputs required for Engineering project close out report and provide a database for lessons learnt.

o Smooth operation in welding store and tool room by the effective utilization of resources and time.

• Developed Project Management norms for the DTP Business Unit (Specialist Services, Dubai).

• Organizing member of 5th Stride Motor Show 2003 (Trivandrum, Kerala, India).

• Academic project (TEJAs) achieved media’s appreciation.