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Engineer Mechanical

Bangalore, Karnataka, India
November 14, 2018

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Mechanical Engineer

Lokesh Babu. S

House No. ***B, Sri Venkateshwara Nilayam, 6th Main Cross, Shanthinikethan Layout, Arekere, Bannerghatta Road. Bangalore – 560076. Karnataka – India.

Phone: +91-80-264*****, Mobile: +91-998*******, Email: Date of Birth: 15th Sep 1965.

Engineering Services ~ Production, Aircraft Maintenance & Operations

Offering an Impressive Experience of 16+ Years of Delivering Optimal Results & Business Value in High-growth environments

Career Objective

Results oriented techno-managerial professional, offering over a 20+ years of Industrial Experience in different capacities primarily in the domains of Production, Maintenance & Operations, and Quality with a sound domain understanding of Aerospace Industry. Seek to contribute in a challenging work environment in area demanding techno-commercial knowledge, customer focus and people orientation.

Key Skills

Production, Aircraft Maintenance and Operations.

Executive Highlights

Qualified Mechanical Engineer with a distinguished career donning leadership roles in managing and executing functional projects in various environments. Able to manage stakeholder expectations and willing to take full responsibility in delivering project objectives.

Professional competencies in Detailed Engineering, related systems coupled with sound understanding of all aspects governing operational and production activities and up to date knowledge of latest technological advancements, regulations/ guidelines and statutory compliances.

Thorough understanding of Health & Environmental Safety Methods as per set standards and professionally competent in implementing safety norms across diverse industrial systems / processes

Articulate communicator, skilled at coordinating with the Manufacturer for Aircraft repairs, repair & manufacturing of Aircraft Composite parts.

Proven strengths in mobilizing and managing materials, machines and manpower resources to achieve the production targets as well as adept in administering activities pertaining to maintenance of records and drawings.

Key Strength Areas

Process Management •Quality Initiatives • Relationship Management

Strategic Management • Cross-functional Coordination

Technical Documentation • People Management / Versatile Leadership

Professional Experience and Accomplishments

M/S Plumber Choice – Bangalore Dec 2012 –Till Date

Operations Engineer

Direct and coordinate activities of department concerned with the distribution of material and manpower for commercial space and factories.

Determine staffing requirements, and interview, hire and train new employee’s processes.

Manage staff, preparing work schedules and assigning specific duties.

Providing safety measures for all employees to ensure a safe working environment

Estimating the materials required and maintaining the inventory of material expended for each work order.

Review activity reports, and performance data to measure productivity and goal achievement and to determine areas needing cost reduction and program improvement.

Perform work such as assisting customers, stocking shelves, and taking inventory

Manage the movement of goods to the working site facilities.

Maintain a neat appearance and positive attitude while performing utility duties.

M/s Capgemini Business Services (INDIA) LTD., Bangalore Dec 2005 – Nov 2012

Senior Process Specialist

Have around 6 years experience in service industry working on the Technical Publication Manuals. Spearheaded project on Bombardier aerospace, worked in the capacity of Senior Process Specialist, leading a group of 10 resources for the various Mechanical Technical publication manuals.

Pivotal in evaluating, Validating of technical publications on multiple business aircraft of Bombardier like Global Express, Learjet and Challenger.

Escalating promptly any issues that may impact operations.

Managing client expectations by ensuring the delivery of the highest quality service.

Monitoring staff & team performance. Set priorities and establish a work plan in order to complete broadly defined assignments and achieve desired results.

Responding to the client feedback.

Continuously meet the quality and quantity of the deliverables which are the primary requirements and are standard set for the measure(s).

Ensure regularity in on time deliveries, capacity scheduling, generating Quality Analysis reports of all work orders related to the project.

Strong attention to detail and focus on task completion.

M/s Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd.,(HAL) Bangalore Aug 1996 – Dec 2005

Deputy Manager

Associated as Maintenance Engineer for Mirage Aircraft and led a team of 50 Aircraft Maintenance Technicians.

Involved in scheduling production activities, manpower management, and documentation.

Accountable for documentation of manuals such as Aircraft Maintenance Manuals, Aircraft Illustrated parts Catalogue and other periodic information regarding Aircraft maintenance with the latest revisions.

As an In charge for Structural Group, deftly planned day-to-day structural activities, involved in major maintenance & inspection of Mirage Aircraft, for Removed Structural Components and the Main body Structure of an aircraft.

Manufacturing of detail sheet metal components from Aluminum alloy sheets.

Fabrication of special repair items based on repair drawings.

Involved in the Maintenance practices like protective treatments, different painting schemes on detail parts on the aircraft.

Providing safety measures for all employees to ensure a safe working environment

Involved in troubleshooting Aircraft systems and their documentation with Quality Department.

Carried out composite repairs of Aircraft detail parts for the Military Aircraft.

Taking care of the preventive maintenance of the aircraft components, replace if necessary.

Executed periodic maintenance of the Aircraft Ground Handling Equipment and Ground Supporting Equipment and their documentation into the equipment history card.

Maintained the records for all the Equipment, Tools in the production store, and monitoring the servicing of Ground Handling Equipment and Ground Supporting Equipment.

On-site Job Activities (Projects Handled)

Carried out successful modification of the existing structural components for Mirage Fighter and Trainer Aircraft, by reworking and fabricating structural components in coordination with the design group and Original Equipment Manufacturers, to meet design standards without disturbing the structural integrity. There by completed the repair and modification on 32 Mirage Aircraft Fleet for the associated structural damages.

Successful Retrieval Mirage Aircraft which were grounded for more than three months for fuel leak snag, and other systems. Trouble shooting done for various systems in the aircraft, repaired, aircraft system were checked for the airworthiness certification and prepared the aircraft flying fit.

Carried out the in-flight refueling system modification on the existing Mirage fleet. By performing the major structural modification on the Mirage aircraft with the special structural and electrical Kit provided by the OEM, modification completed as per schedule at the customer location.

Retrieved Mirage Aircraft which had bellied in Mauritius – Conducted the inspection on the aircraft giving attention to the detail parts on the airframe. Analyze and estimated the extent of structural damage on the Aircraft. Performed suitable inspection checks on the damaged area and repaired/replaced the damaged areas and detail parts, as per the suggestion obtained from the Original Equipment Manufactures, and prepared the aircraft flying fit before the scheduled timeframe period.

Special Project Handled: Aging study on the Mirage Trainer and Fighter aircraft for life extension.

M/s. Aeronautical Development Agency, Bangalore May 1994 – Jul 1996


As a process planning engineer, heading a planning group of 7 Engineers involved in the detail study of the engineering drawings for composite parts and prepared Master Process sheets for Composite Components of Light Combat Aircraft. Processed more that 20 Master process sheets.

Conducting the periodic meetings with the design, fabrication groups and other associated departments.

Conducting the training program for the new resources on the composite technology and knowledge sharing across the related departments.

Initiated scheme for the fabrication of various cutting templates for the lay-up composite prepreg material.

Recommended suitable composite repair schemes for the Light Combat Aircraft parts.

Coordinated with the lay-up shop activities for clarifying the drawing queries, and other shop related queries, as well as with other associated departments like Painting Shop, Process Shop, and Machine Shop, Quality and Manufacturing.

Involved production, planning and material planning of composite items in coordination with Design Department., for executing the project Light Combat Aircraft.

M/s Leela Industries, Bangalore Mar 1993 – Apr 1994

Production Engineer

Managed the production activities on shop floor and was accountable for production planning of mechanical parts, like piston rods, port valves, rivets, and accessories for heavy machineries.

These parts were subcontracted by L&T EQUIPMENT LTD., ESCORTS LIMITED, and AUMA India Private Limited.

Associated with the Quality check for the machined components and getting certified with the external quality agencies.

Promotes positive customer service relation by having daily interaction with customers.

Coordinated with Heat Treatment Shop, Processing Shop and Painting Shop and involved in inspection of Fabricated Mechanical Components.

Follow up of the Outsourcing the housekeeping facility to the third-party facility management service.

Academic and Professional Credentials

Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical, 1993

Jawaharlal Nehru National College of Engineering, Shimoga, University of Mysore.

Training Undertaken

Training Course on Mirage Nose Cone Shell Maintenance at Thales System Airports, France, 2004

Mirage Aircraft System Maintenance Course, at TETTRA School, Air Force Station, Gwalior, 2001

Basic Composite Technology Course in Technical Training Institute Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd., Bangalore, 1994


Passport Number : N3897823 valid up to 2025, Issued on 27/10/2015 at Bangalore- Karnataka.

References: Available upon Request

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