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Engineer Chemical Engineering

Houston, Texas, United States
August 15, 2018

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Houston, TX 216-***-**** SUMMARY

Exceptionally focused and skilled Process Engineer with an outstanding customer satisfaction and safety record. With more than 2 years of experience working as a Junior Process Engineer in EPC company, my objective is to join an organization working on Chemical/Process Engineering which optimize the process economically, socially and environmentally. Able to multitask effectively in handling high-pressure and crisis work situations. EDUCATION

M.S. in Chemical Engineering Aug 2016 – May 2018

Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH. GPA – 3.57 Awarded scholarship for academic excellence in 2017-2018 by Monte Ahuja College of Business. B.E. in Chemical Engineering Aug 2011 – May 2015

Gujarat Technological University, Gujarat, India. GPA – 3.69 Key Skills: ChemCAD, Pro II, Aspen Plus, Aspen HYSYS, ProMax, HPLC, UPLC, GC, MS, PFD, P&ID, Process troubleshooting, Pre- commissioning activities, Heat and Mass Balances (H&MB), Familiar with HAZOP, What-if & Checklist analysis, PHA. ROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Project Research Assistant, Cleveland State University Aug 2017 – May 2018

Presented project on Life cycle analysis (LCA) as an assessment tool for process alternatives to reduce the renewable resources.

LCA was carried out with the help of SimaPro software to evaluate the environmental impacts of product at all stages of life cycle.

Sustainability was considered as the priority interest to established the impact of this process on human health, ecosystems and resources.

Three alternative process flow diagrams (PFDs) were developed by Aspen Plus and were suggested as an options to azeotropic distillation which was evaluated and characterized in terms of performance, energy footprint & their environmental impact. Quality Control Lab Intern, Leading Pharma, LLC May 2017 – Aug 2017

Performing qualitative and quantitative analysis of raw material, in-process blend and finished product sample using analytical instrumentation such as GC, HPLC, UPLC, pH analysis, particle size analysis, UV Spectroscopy, IR, Karl Fischer and wet chemistry.

Assisted QC and R&D chemist for physical testing needs to meet goals of manufacturing plant.

Prepared mobile phase and a variety of assays for HPLC testing, prepared and ran samples for pH testing.

Worked in the production unit to learn various aspects of production operations that includes processes like blending, granulation, size reduction, drying and compressing of the tablets.

Work in accordance with approved methods, SOPs, and cGMPs/GLPs, while performing tests. Junior Process Engineer, Hindustan Dorr Oliver Ltd. (EPC) June 2014 – May 2016

Review and commenting of ETP Project Technical documents including PFD, P&ID, Process Design Calculation, Heat and Material Balances (H&MB) and General Arrangement Drawing (CAD drawings).

Having knowledge in handling of hazardous chemicals as per MSDS, SOP, PSSR, Safety Talk, HAZOP studies, What-if and Checklist analysis, Checking and updating SOPs of startup & shutdown procedures, Permit system for safety policies.

Installation, start up and commissioning activities of piping system plant as per PSM.

Detailed study of trips and interlocks during P& ID review.

Experience in handling process packages like process pumps, heat exchangers, chemical dosing units.

Detailed study of equipment datasheet and equipment inspection as and when received at site.

Preparation of standard operating procedures for safe operation and pre-commissioning of ETP plant.

Plant operation at PLC system & monitoring the plant performance, quality & quantity.

Preparation of interlocks check sheet, cause & effect matrix of trips and interlocks for smooth operation and shutdown activities.

Preparation of pre-commissioning and commissioning checklists to be duly filled before taking any equipment in line. Engineering Intern- Process Engineer, KBS Filter Pvt. Ltd. Jan 2014 – May 2014

Developed process formulations after a thorough review of processing techniques and methods by ChemCAD.

Successfully assisted in the redesign of oil test rig maintenance assembly line to raise efficiency by 10%.

Provided support in the gathering and evaluating of assorted data.

Performed troubleshooting and conducted research to develop new & improved chemical manufacturing processes.

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