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Mechanical Engineering Maintenance

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
February 15, 2018

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Obtain a challenging position in Maintenance where I can utilize my more than 21 years of experience (11Year’s of Pharmaceutical US-FDA experience, 10 years of Food Industry experience CFIA CANADA)

Work Experience / Employment History

●Maintenance Supervisor February 06, 2012-January 22,2018

Lilydale Foods Inc. Edmonton, Canada

●Maintenance Supervisor September 2007 – November 2011

Maple Leaf Consumer Foods

Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA

●Junior Manager – Engineering Department January 1996 - April 2007

DRL Ltd. Pharmaceutical’s (US-FDA Company)

Hyderabad, India


Bachelor in Mechanical engineering 2006

IASE University, India

(IQAS Alberta equivalency approved)

Boiler operating certificate 2nd Class from India 2003

Diploma in Mechanical Engineering 1990

Bangalore, India

Summary of skills

●Knowledge of preventive, predictive maintenance and condition monitoring techniques

●Excellent skills on operation of Boilers, Refrigeration system, Conveyor systems

●Ability to handle Utility systems efficiently & safely, Very good GMP experience

●HACCP knowledge, CFIA & US-FDA knowledge

●Very good interpersonal, analytical, organizational and communication skills

●Experienced in planning, scheduling, cost estimation, commissioning and maintenance of equipment Hydraulics & Pneumatics, Air Compressor, pumps, conveyors, gear drives etc.

●Ability to coordinate with contractors, vendors, team members and others

●Proficient in computer applications like MS Office, SAP, MP2 and CMMS

●ISO 9001 & 14000, knowledge & experience.

●Knowledge of equipment qualifications - IQ, OQ and PQ

●Very good knowledge of packaging equipment, and poultry processing equipment

●Knowledge of safety work permit, LO/TO lockout procedure

●In depth knowledge of field equipment such as pumps, control valves, vacuum pumps, conveying systems, packing machines, reactors, centrifuges, millers, blenders, etc.

Professional Experience

●Performed detailed planning, scheduling, preventive maintenance of various equipments such as conveyors, boilers, refrigeration system ( 4 X 400 HP Ammonia Compressor), cooling towers, heat exchangers

●Ensured that material, manpower and contract services are available to complete scheduled work using computer database on MP2, SAP, Kronos & BMS

●Scheduled maintenance activities of all trades people including Millwrights and Electricians, Power Engineers Total of 11 to 15 tradesmen.

●Performed maintenance practices( Preventive & Predictive ), performances measures, scheduling tools and techniques, VFD’s & PLC (Packaging machines) .

●Coordinated with maintenance team, engineering support and contractors to ensure timely completion of maintenance activities and development of ongoing improvements

●Coordinated turnaround and shutdown work experienced in erection, commissioning, and maintenance work of plant utilities, all mechanical systems and maintenance of HVAC (Heating Ventilating Air Conditioning), Including Building Maintenance

●Worked with operations to ensure maintenance functions are in sync with operational requirements

●Helped R&D, Kilo Lab, Pilot plant & Bulk, for scale up Pharmaceutical products .

●Member of cost reduction and productivity improvement team in utilities such as water, gas & power, Saved 2 million KWH electricity, & 35 million liters of water in 2017.


1.Advanced First Aid certificate by Canadian Red Cross Society 2017

2.Lift Truck Operator by Alberta Safety Council Canada 2016

3.CSTS (Construction Safety Training System), AB, Canada 2011

4.PST certificate AB, Canada 2011

5.TDG Certificate Canada 2011

6.WHMIS trained

Program and Computer Skills

7.Excellent in MP2, SAP, BMS, MS Office (Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Access), CMMS


8.Training of LOTO (Lockout – Tagout) procedure

9.Due Diligence training in 2010 at Maple leaf poultry

10.Working knowledge of ISO – 9000, ISO-14001

11.Generator Maintenance – by Gimmco CATERPILLAR – 2004

12.Steam distribution usage & steam products Instrumentation – Forbes Marshall – 1999

13.Cooling tower water treatment - National Centre for Technical Development – 1998

References available upon request.

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