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Electrical Engineer Engineering

Location:
San Antonio, Texas, United States
Salary:
75,000
Posted:
May 18, 2018

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Amjad Adhami, P. Eng.

***** ** ******** *** *** Antonio, Texas, 78231 210-***-**** ac5ikf@r.postjobfree.com

Objective

Provide electrical support, project management and design solutions for a variety of projects:

-I have led basic/complex engineering design projects; coordinated detailed engineering documentation; reviewed engineering packages; and provided project management support, construction clarification and engineering support.

-I have demonstrated strong interpersonal skills while working with other team members of operations and engineering consultants, focusing on task and schedule and carrying out design work for safety and efficiency improvements.

Education

BACHOLAR OF SCIENCE IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING (BSEE) MAY 5, 1996 UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA

Major: Power Systems

Minor: Controls and Electronics

Related coursework: Design of power systems

DIPLOMA IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING TECHNOLGY MAY5, 1989 NORTHERN ALBERTA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

Major: Power Systems

Minor: Electronics

Related coursework: Protective Relay and Industrial Design

Skills & Abilities

MANAGEMENT

Electrical Engineering Professional with experience providing electrical support, project management and design solutions for a variety of projects. I have the ability to write and lead basic/complex engineering design projects, coordinate detailed engineering documentation, review engineering packages, provided project management support, construction clarification and engineering support, shutdown assistance and troubleshooting. I have demonstrated strong interpersonal skills while interfacing coordinating and working with other team members of operations and engineering consultants a focusing on task and schedule and carrying out design work for safety and efficiency improvements in a team environment.

LEADERSHIP

As a professional electrical engineer working on many projects I have multi-tasked in order to complete my projects on time and on budget. I have mentored other Electrical Engineers in Training to help them develop their skills in order become more productive within the company. Leadership also comes in other forms, trust is number one on my list. When you build the trust between clients, contractors, other engineers involved in the projects, success is the result and existing clients would want continue working with you and your company on future projects.

Experience

DISTRIBUTOR SALES AND DAY TIME TRADER, CALGARY, ALBERTA FREEVI 2015-TO PRESENT

Prompting company by talking to other Mobile Telephone franchises in order to sell our Freevi 3D Tablets designed in China. Build a network with friends and relatives in order to prompt our product. Then we advanced to selling mobiles to compete with Microsoft, Apple and Google.

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER ASSOCIATED ENGINEERING LTD, CALGARY, ALBERTA 2012-2015

Design Lift Stations, and upgrades of Water Treatment Plant for various clients. Cost estimate of E&I. Attend design review for clients at 30%, 50% and 90% completion of project. I supported medium size teams of professionals undertaking building electrical project scope development, planning and design, tendering, construction supervision and inspection, and commissioning of building electrical systems. These projects may include commercial buildings, plant facilities, electrical and power substation facilities, industrial buildings, institutional buildings, and other related projects.

I was responsible for executing the scope of work within the budget and schedule developed by, or delegated to myself and the project team. Additional duties include assisting engineers in implementing and facilitating quality assurance reviews of the designs, and monitoring, controlling, and reporting on the project status internally and externally to our clients. Review Shop drawings for all electrical equipment which includes 600V MCC, VFD’s, Generators, Auto Transfer Switch. Review all RFI‘s during construction with electrical contractor and resolve issues and concerns regarding design with client. Attend site inspection during commissioning to insure electrical equipment complies with code, (CEC). Make sure during progression of design to keep under budget and meet IFC deadline. Provide Drawings and Commissioning reports for all electrical equipment tested. Attend FAT test for Cutler Hammer 600V MCC and 13.2kV/600V Transformers during project design. Projects completed: NOVA Corporation Water Treatment Addition of UV, Red Deer, Alberta included removal of all old system and addition new electrical equipment such as VFD, motors, additional section / buckets to existing Motor Control Centre. New distribution panel 120/208V, three phase, 4W. Other electrical equipment which included cable tray, cable wiring, receptacles, lighting. Data sheets for all electrical equipment. Designed loop drawings for instrumentation on skids. Provided all data sheets for all instruments. Calculate upstream utility power transformer secondary current and make sure transformer capacity is adequate for new loads. Do load demand calculation. Bowden Penitentiary Lift Station Modification, Red Deer, Alberta. New control and power system was installed. Two new submersible pumps were added due capacity increase, two new VFD, PLC, Transfer Switch, and additional Generator was installed outside the building for back power to due loss of utility power at any time. New lighting inside and outside were added as well and receptacles. All power and control cables were trenched to Generator. Generator was commissioned by manufacturer on site. City of Calgary City District Energy Centre Assessment, Calgary, Alberta. The district energy centre was flooded back in 2012. It used for generating heat for East Village and part of the downtown core. The city wanted a mechanical and electrical engineer to do an assessment on the re-construction that was completed by known contractor. All electrical wiring, panels, lighting, motors, receptacles, cable tray washroom lighting needed Code approval and proper workmanship approval. Spent a few days going through existing drawings and new drawings and comparing and talking with contractor as well the client make sure we got everything we need to generate a report on all the findings .

HEAT TRACING ELECTRICAL ENGINEER, CALGARY, ALBERTA THERMON CANADA LTD 2011-2012

Electrical Heat Tracing Design

Using Thermon Canada Computer Trace Program

Design Includes sizing type of cable need for different applications, example MI cable, BSX, and TSX. Sizing Control Box, Breaker sizing for power.

Cost Estimates for various clients.

SUBSTATION ENGINEER, CALGARY, ALBERTA CANA CONSTRUCTION LTD 2008-2011

Substation Design

Equipment layout and design for 144kV/25kV substations.

Includes all physical layout of power breaker, air break, transformers, bus and other physical structures for station service.

Using Client standards e.g.: ATCO, Altalink and Enmax Utilities

ELECTRICAL SPECIALIST, CALGARY, ALBERTA WORLEY PARSONS CANADA 2005-2008

Shell Canada – Albian Sands Expansion Project

Upload load calculation program as the project progress

Support core designers on the design of all single diagrams

Includes sizing upstream 4160V/600V three phase transformers, cable bus, Teck cable, starters, fuses and disconnect switches.

Develop data sheets for medium and Low Voltage Electrical Equipment: Motors, MCC, and VFDs. Transformers for Budget quotations. As per client specifications. Evaluated all bids for all electrical equipment in the Crushers Area of the mine. Maintained good working relationship with internal groups that support project such as Procurement, Drafting, Project Management Contractors and any others that affect the quality, schedule and cost of project.

SUBSTATION ENGINEER, CALGARY, ALBERTA SNC LAVALIN ATP INC 2003-2005

Designing high voltage electrical substation facilities. Including site and bus work layouts, foundations, ground grids, controls, protection and metering. Main projects include the 138kV HLD breaker replacement.

25kV breaker additions c/w protection and controls.

C3000 RTU replacements with new D20 RTU c/w HMI.

Change over 3 phase 2.5 element revenue metering with 3 elements.

Resolved site queries, attending site meetings and performing site

Inspection during the construction phase of projects.

Maintained complete project documentation with respect to substation design and construction, including all complete packages, as-built and return data information.

Maintained appropriate commitments to project team members and

Coordinated design activities with multi-disciplined project team.

Maintained good working relationship with internal groups that support projects such as Procurement, Drafting, Project Management,

Contractors and any others that affect the quality, schedule and cost of projects.

PLANT ENGINEER, ALTON, ILLINOIS USA DYNEGY MIDWEST GENERATION 2001-2003

Providing technical engineering and analysis support for power station activities. Following prescribed procedures under direct supervision, conducting analysis to develop design options or recommendations for structures, systems and components. Assisting in the preparation of cost estimates and specifications.

Job Duties: Providing engineering expertise and guidance for equipment modifications, repairs or upgrades;

Providing analysis of technical problems, including root-cause analysis, efficiency improvements, operations performance and process dynamics.

Completing inspections of equipment as requested by the plant. Coordinating the time of the inspection with the plant staff as operations of unit allows. Discussing inspection with plant and providing detailed written reports.

Developing and maintaining standards and procedures as appropriate.

Maintaining the systems operational drawings and documentation.

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER IN TRAINING, FORT MCMURRAY, ALBERTA SYNCRUDE CANADA LTD 1996-2000

Assist Operations with issues and concerns regarding any upgrades

Assisting with technical support of projects.

Reviewing engineering packages.

Heat Trace design.

Coordinating of detail engineering documentation.

Assist engineering personnel with construction, mainly contractors.



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