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Electrical Engineer Engineering

Portland, Texas, United States
May 24, 2018

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Experienced Consultant, Senior Electrical Engineer/Senior Project Engineer, with proven leadership abilities to enhance the quality of engineering services within a progressive organization, seeks a challenging position that will utilize strong engineering and project/construction management skills.


A dedicated and self-motivated engineer with over twenty (20) years of engineering experience as follows:

15 years of consulting, construction and design experience in heavy industry and mining.

Working knowledge of electrical standards and codes such as NEC, CEC, NBC, NFPA and NEMA.

Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Management (EPCM) experience.

Handled complete project cycle including proposals, justification, bid specification, vendor selection, startup/commissioning support and final system handover to clients.

Reviewed vendor drawings and drawings from other disciplines (e.g. civil/structural, piping and mechanical).

8 years of project management experience. Managed several concurrent projects valued over CDS$7.5Million.

Provided mentorship to engineers, technologists and designers.

5 years of hands-on PLC, DCS and variable frequency drives programming and Installation experience.

Excellent team player. Work well with management, vendors, contractors and production personnel.

15 years of in-plant experience with production support and troubleshooting.

Ready to travel extensively if required.


Successfully re-designed the cable tray support on Pipe Rack 3 (PR3) to simplify installation and reduce cost and labour.

Successfully re-designed the Transformer Pad for the Admin/Warehouse 1500kVA Transformer to simplify installation and reduce cable run thereby reducing cost and labour.

Successfully found an alternate source of power to feed six (6) Motor Control Centre (MCC) to power the equipment for the Mud Circuit Conversion Project, eliminating delays caused by the late delivery of the substation ordered for the project at Sherwin Alumina, Gregory, Texas, USA.

Successfully increased the efficiency of the Bauxite Unloading Port from 26% to 95% at Sherwin Alumina, Gregory, Texas, USA.

Successfully replaced six (6) PCB filled transformers in three (3) months at Sherwin Alumina, Gregory Texas, USA.

Successfully completed the commissioning of BHP Billiton’s Freeze Plant, Saskatchewan, Canada.

Successfully completed the electrical design for the #3 Ore Bin Addition at Newmont, Leeville Mine, Nevada, U.S.A.

Successfully completed the electrical design for a new #8 Converter in Inco’s existing smelter, Ontario, Canada.

Successfully completed the commissioning of a conveyor system to handle Voisey’s Bay Nickel, Ontario, Canada.

Successfully directed and managed within budget (CDN$3.92M) and schedule, the construction of an Innovation Centre at the University of Technology, Jamaica, W.I.

Successfully designed and implemented renovations/alterations to three schools in Barbados (St. Michael’s High School, West Terrace and St. Lucy Primary Schools) within budget of CDN$15M.

Successfully initiated, planned and managed the upgrade of 6B Thickener Rake Drive Replacement from 70,000ft/lb to 250,000ft/lb within budget of CDN$382.5K.

Successfully installed and commissioned Dust Suppression System and rehabilitated electrical switchgear, cables and motors within budget of CDN$12M.

Successfully ensured the correctness of the electrical design and drawings of the filtrate pumping station upgrade within budget of CDN$735K. Assisted in the preparation of stock modification and maintenance schedule.

Successfully initiated and implemented energy saving equipment - power factor correction capacitor, variable speed drives and energy efficient lighting fixtures - resulting in savings of 60%, 40% & 20% respectively.

M&G Chemicals, Corpus Christi Facility, Texas, USA

Consulting Engineer Oct 2016 – Sep 2017

Sherwin Alumina Company, Gregory, Texas, USA

Senior Staff Engineer Sep 2014 – Sep 2016

DMC Mining Services, Richmond Hill, Canada

Senior Electrical Engineer Apr 2011- May 2014

Tetra Tech, (Formerly Wardrop Engineering Inc.) Saskatoon, Canada

Senior Electrical Engineer Jan 2010 – Apr 2011

Aker Solutions, Toronto, Canada

Senior Electrical Engineer Feb 2007 – Jan 2009

WorleyParsons (Formerly H.G. Engineering Limited) Toronto, Canada

Senior Electrical Engineer Nov 2004 – Jan 2007

T& T Associates Limited, Jamaica, W.I.

Consultant Nov 2002 – Oct 2004

L. Fletcher & Assoc. Co. Ltd, Jamaica, W.I.

Partner/Chief Electrical Engineer 2001 – 2002

Alcan/SNC Lavalin Alliance, Jamaica, W.I.

Senior Project Engineer, Capital Projects 1998 – 2001

Alcan Inc., Jamaica, W.I.

Senior Electrical Engineer 1993 – 1998

Alcan Inc., Jamaica, W.I.,

Senior Electrical Maintenance Engineer 1981 - 1993



Bayer Process

Managing Multiple Projects & Priorities

Fundamentals Principles of Supervisory Management

G. E. Power Management and Control Systems

G.E. Fanuc

A-B Programmable Controller-PLC 5

Allen-Bradley RS Logix 500

Allen-Bradley RS Logix 5

Allen-Bradley SLC500

Multi-Amp Advanced Coordination Course

Siemens/Relcon A.C. Drives and Controllers

Shawware Maintenance Management System

Honeywell TDC 3000 DC



MS Project

MS Office Suite

MS Windows 2000 Professional

Lotus Notes

Process Control and Troubleshooting

Electrical System Design

Project Management

Luxicon - Lighting software

Thorn - Lighting software

Hubbell - Lighting software

General Electric - Lighting software

Lithonia - Lighting software


MSc. Building Services Engineering, Brunel University, England, 2003

B.Sc. (Hons), Electrical Engineering, University of the West Indies, Trinidad, 1980


Professional Engineer P. Eng. - Ontario

Professional Engineer P. Eng. - Association of Professional Engineers & Geoscientists of Saskatchewan

Project Management Professional (PMP)

Chartered Electrical Engineer - Member of IET

Certified Construction & Industrial Electrician - Provincial & Inter-provincial

References available upon request

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