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Engineer Power Plant

United States
October 26, 2016

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George Hookstra

*** ****** *** *

Russell, Manitoba Box 306

Cell- 204-***-****

Office 204-***-**** ext. 322-04


Twenty five years of experience with the same company

Fully qualified and experience Second Class Power Engineer

Nineteen years of experience as a Power Engineer

Power Engineering Diploma and a Second Class Trade Certification

Operated/monitored generating equipment in a safe, productive and efficient manner

Acknowledged for excellent safety record

SKILLS: Monitored and operated computerized power plant system using Bailey Infi 90 System and Delta “V”

Operated and supervised 5 back pressure steam driven turbo Generators at 1250 KW/3500 KW

Operated engines, auxiliary equipment, switches, valves, gauges, alarms and meters

Ensured transmission voltage and line loading were within their prescribed limits

Completed and maintained station records, logs, and reports EXPERIENCE:

Rogers Sugar Refinery, Vancouver, BC 1977-1997

Second Class Power Engineer

Responsible for supervision and operation of:

Four reciprocating positive displacement air compressors Three broomwade at 300 CFM each and one Ingersoll Rand at 1000 CFM

Two gas and oil fired B&W water tube boilers totaling 2728 m2 of heating surface at 470 psi and produces 240,000 lbs/hr.

One steam and two electrically driven centrifugal feed water pumps at 500-600 psi

Attended to chemical water treatment and mechanical de-aeration

Electrical switching of five AC back pressure T/G generators totaling 9 MW

Determined needs and synchronized use of the five generators and hydro power

50 hp Fulton firetube Package Boiler o/p 100 psi

Direct and indirect refrigeration systems involving high pressure and 8 low pressure sliding vane ammonia compressors and two intermediate screw ammonia compressors handling 10,000 pounds of liquid NH3

4 smaller water tube boilers of 2 at 17,500 lbs/hr, 1 of 37,000 lbs/hr and 1 of 45,000 lbs/hr respectively

HVAC which took care of the VGH, BC Women, and Children Hospitals – this included over 100 AHU made up of hot and cold decks, humidifiers, fans motors, filter, chillers, DDC’s etc.

Confined Space Entry Certification


Chief Boiler (Power ) Engineer July 2015 to Present Managed/ Supervised Bunge Canada

Harrowby Plant. Steam, High Pressure air and water treatment utilities Thermal Fluid System

Micro Filtration/ reverse osmosis

Rotary Air compressors totaling 1200CFM

Allen Bradley PLC’s /DDS, HIM

Sabatical to care for my mother thru her Cancer 199*-****-**** year of travel after my mother passed away .

Fuchs Lubricants CanadLtd 1-604-***-****

Boiler Operator (Shift Engineer)

Blended lubricants (Manufatured)

Aided in Quality Assurance / Improvement Meetings Nov 2002-Sept 2003 Lucerne (Safeway Division), Abbotsford, BC 1-604-***-**** 2004-2005 Shift Engineer

Industrial First Aid

BC Womens and Childrens Hospital (Shaughnessy Site), shift Engineer 604-***-**** 2005 –2015

References available upon request

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