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Morgantown, West Virginia, 26505, United States
March 05, 2011

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Highly motivated chemical engineer looking for a position where my industrial knowledge and research background can

be utilized to improve company’s business.


West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

Masters in Chemical Engineering Coursework GPA: 4.0/4.0 Degree expected: May 2011

Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai, India (MUICT)

Bachelor in Chemical Engineering Coursework GPA: 3.6/4.0 Degree awarded: May 2006


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Team player Strong academic background

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Ability to manage projects Safety attitude towards jobs

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Strong computer and data management skills Ability to learn quickly

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Strong offshore and refinery operations background Heterogeneous Catalysis and understanding of

experimental results


British Gas Exploration & Production India Ltd. (BG Group Mumbai, India) May 2007 – February 2009

Project Engineer

• Involved in commissioning activities of three phase separators, Fuel gas skid, glycol regeneration skid, gas

dehydration process, deluge system, and well head activities.

• Assisted in various vessel internal inspections and other confined space entry jobs. Also assisted in jobs requiring

working at height, hot and cold jobs.

• Reviewed P&ID’s for the entire plant and assisted BJ service team in pressurized nitrogen leak checks.

• Prepared standard operating procedures (SOP’s) for many of the field operations and reviewed operational manuals.

Associate Engineer

• Performed all the well head process operations and did X-mass tree maintenance operations.

• Experienced in operating 2 & 3-phase separators, gas dehydration & glycol dehydration plant operations.

• Experienced in plant DCS operations and well head panel (WHP) operations.

• Experienced in plant regular, breakdown maintenance and shutdown related jobs and ensured safety at work all time.

• Used SAP to generate orders, notifications and to carry out routine maintenance jobs.


• Prepared daily production reports (DPR), safety suggestions, hazard suggestions, and documented the same.

• Involved in performing GAP analysis, preparing Remediation Plans and made incident reports.

• Performed safety- and process-based root cause analysis (RCA).

• Used tool box talk (TBT), task risk analysis (TRA), work to permits (WTP), lock-outs and tag-outs (LOTO)..

• Experienced in use of plant safety equipments and knows fire fighting.

• Actively participated in behavioral based safety (BBS) and followed BBS in daily operations.

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd. (BPCL Mumbai, India) May 2006 – May 2007

Plant Supervisor

• Experienced in operating reformer feed preparation unit (RFU), naphtha desulphurization unit (HDS), aromatic

recovery unit (ARU), methyl tertiary butyl ether plant (MTBE) and nitrogen plant (N 2) plant operations.

• Experienced in operating pumps, gas compressors, heat exchangers, and refinery fired heaters operations.

• Worked closely with chemical Technicians to monitor and improve the efficiency, output and safety of a plant.

• Worked closely with other internal engineering disciplines to meet deadlines and to meet safety standards of the plant.

• Used work to permits (WTP) and followed safety practices all time during the job.


West Virginia University (WVU Morgantown, WV) August 2009 – Present

Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering Advisor: Dr. E. Kugler

• Used zeolite along with Fischer-Tropsch iron-based catalyst for Cracking and Isomerisation of long-chain


• Experienced in Heterogeneous catalysis and in-depth analysis of experimental results.

• Took courses in applied mathematical, thermodynamics, chemical reaction engineering and heterogeneous catalysis,

and heat transfer.

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-Mumbai, India) March 2009 – June 2009

Research Assistant, Department of Chemical Engineering Advisor: Dr. S. Mahajani

• Assisted in experimental setup and catalyst preparation for biodiesel from Jatropha oil project.


• Recipient of research scholarship at West Virginia University, 2009-2011.

• A merit certificate holder for gaining highest marks in Mathematics (100/100) and Chemistry (100/100) in high

school, India.

• Recipient of DTE Government of India Scholarship for engineering students, 2003-2006.

• Recipient of best “safety suggestion and its solution” award at British Gas Exploration & Production India Ltd., 2009.



• Worked as parking volunteer for football games at West Virginia University, 2009 & 2010.

• Volunteered for various activities in Indian Student Association (ISA) at West Virginia University, 2009.

• Organized traditional festivals at MUICT, 2002-2006.

References will be provided on request


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