Qualified Engineer/Lead Auditor with 8+ years of technical work experience overall,experience in UK and Middle-east-Oil industry. I am presently Working with National Oilwell Varco as Area Quality and Reliability Specialist-Drilling and Downhole Operations for Saudi and Bahrain Region. I am an IRCA approved ISO Lead Auditor for QMS/Technical.
Qualifications & Certifications
2009 – 2010 : Master of Science in Intelligent Systems –
The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, UK.
2003- 2007 : Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics & Instrumentation –
Maharaja Engineering College,Anna University, Coimbatore, India.
IRCA approved ISO 9001:2008 QMS Lead Auditor
The Scottish Saltire Scholarship –
Awarded by the British Council during 2009
The Robert Gordon University Merit Scholarship –
Awarded by the Robert Gordon University during 2009
2013 – present
National Oilwell Varco, Dammam, Saudi Arabia
DSE – Quality & Reliability Specialist
Reporting to the Country Manager- Saudi and Bahrain
2009 – 2013
Emerson Process Management, Aberdeen, UK
Lead Operations Engineer
Reporting to the Division Head- North Sea Region
NEC, Cochin, India – Service Engineer
Reporting to the Operation Manager
Project for : MAHA, Maschinenbau Haldenwang GMBH & CO. KG, Germany.
(Leading Safety Equipment Manufacturer)
Project for : MIDTRONICS Inc
Videon Industries – Trainee Engineer -Internship during Engineering.
TVM Mohd Kunhi Contracting & Consultants, Thrissur, India – Fertilizer, Steel plants and appliances -Operations, Sales ,Business development, Family Business
National Oilwell Varco, Saudi Arabia, Nature of work :-
Ø In charge of the Service Quality, Reliability of Drilling and Downhole Tools, its operations for the Saudi Region.
Ø Conducting Quality Meetings and Trainings with the Customers/Clients and within the Management review sessions on a routine basis.
Ø Carrying out Failure Investigation of Drilling Motors, Anderreame etc, Failure Trend Analysis.
Ø Work on the HSEQ, Operations, Service and coordinate the Corrective actions to be implemented, support the Operations and Sales in their respective tasks for the Saudi region.
Ø Analysis /Investigations, Audits in measurement Quantity systems, equipments and data audits / inspections / surveys to check compliance with ISO 9001, API and relevant standards, Preparation specification for new and upgrade of existing Quality Standards.
Ø Train & coordinate the Quality meetings with all the Technicians and Dammam facility lead.
ØConduct Management Review meetings for improvements, Conducting Service Quality Sessions with customers on a Quarterly basis in regards with the Failure Investigation.
Ø Report to the Country Manager regarding the Quality and Reliability of all the Downhole Tools, Tools include Drilling Motor, Stabilizers, Ander-Reamers , Agitators ,Coring Tools etc.
Emerson Process Management, Aberdeen, UK , Nature of work: –
Ø Project detail planning, budgeting, scheduling and operations.
Ø Responsible for Preparation,Presentation and Training on the new and upgrade of existing Oil & Gas metering systems and the plans.
ØAnalysing Cost of Quality, Work on the operations, service and Installations and commissioning of the equipments, valves , power systems, Supplier Evaluations
Ø Carrying out QMS, Asset Integrity, measurement quality systems on equipments, data audits, inspections / surveys to check compliance with relevant standards, codes of practices.
Ø Perform data monitoring and verification, Risk assessment and manpower allocation.
Coordinating with client – consultant- contractors, maintain cordial relationships with them.
Ø Review Design drawing form client and prepare Technical specification sheet, loop diagrams.
Ø Review of work progress, preparing monthly/weekly/daily report, setting priorities and
developing construction sequences.
Ø Liaise with procurement and logistics to deliver equipment /materials on time
Ø I have acted as Manager-Operations & Service for the department on various Projects during the absence of my manager.
Ø Clients include BP, Shell, CNR, Talisman, TAQA etc
NEC, Cochin, India , The Nature and Extent of Duties Consists of :
Ø Conducting the Electrical and Electronic installation & commissioning of the diagnosis equipment, visit the various sites of installation, technical supervision for the conduct of work.
Ø Coordinates with the person in-charge and plays the role of a Team Leader in conducting and Commissioning of Safety Equipments at various client sites.
Ø Coordinate Quality meeting, Technical Evaluation and Training Sessions with the Project engineer and other concerned staff with regard to the operation and its way of conduct.
Ø Conduct of the junior engineers and technicians and modulating them in doing everything
within the Scope of Work.
Ø The complete laying out of the Test Lanes for the Safety Testing from the power supply cable connections to the real demonstrations on standard practises and QMS implementations.
Ø Service and commissioning of MIDTRONICS Conductance Testers and my clients include Reliance Industries India, Exide, Amaron Batteries and so on.
● Reliability and Maintenance of Oil and Gas -Project Management ,Asset Integrity Management,Security Consultation, Risk Assessment, Internal Audits and Evaluation, QHSE,Quality Management System,Eurosystem IW, CPTED,HAZOP methodologies.
• Drilling Tools Failure Analysis, QMS, RAM, RCM Methodologies, Software application design, maintenance, and commissioning of Oil and Gas Instrumentation devices, project management, ISO 9001,API, DS 1 Standards.
● Coordinated and erected various assembly blocks as well as machinery’s during the stages of Project construction at NEC, Cochin, OSHA’s PSM regulations.
Communication and Organizational Abilities
● Provided weekly and monthly progress report to senior management
● Negotiated with various sub-contractors and suppliers to supply and arrange materials towards the completion of project.
● Highly motivated and strong work ethics ,Self-driven, dynamic, pro-active and able to work with a keen eye for details to identify risk and lead team in resolving problems
● Independent planner under pressure to meet the dead lines.
POSITIONS OF RESPONSIBILITY AND ACHIVEMENTS
Ø Successfully completed Emerson – marine and offshore on job training(2009-2010)
Ø Won certificate excellence award for Innovative Quality control,(Aberdeen,2010)
Ø Active participant of Energy Institute Chapter (Aberdeen)
Ø Have successfully installed and commissioned safety equipments at ASHOK LEYLAND, SWARAJ MAZDA and TATA Motors facilities in India.