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Engineering Head

Santa Rosa, Laguna, Philippines
January 11, 2020

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Albien F. Leyco

Blk.*B Lot * Gran Seville Village, Banlic, Cabuyao Laguna, 4025



Professional Profile

** ***** *f Solid and Multi-faceted Engineering Experience Self-motivated and results oriented leader

Skilled strategist with proven track record on delivering results Proficient in analytical and problem solving tools (Certified Six Sigma Greenbelt) Key Strengths

Leadership & people handling skills Project Management Reliability Centered Maintenance Strategies

Asset Maintenance & Management Performance Management Problem Solving methodologies (DMAIC, Kepner Tregoe, Six Sgma greenbelt certification, etc) Continuous Improvement and Total Performance Management (TPM)

Strategic Planning and Leadership Organizing and resource allocation Cost optimization (CAPEX and Maintenenace)

Strong technical competencies (Electrical, Instrumentation, Automation, Mechanical, etc). Professional Experience

Head of Engineering and Maintenance

Wyeth Phils. Inc, Canlubang Industrial Estate, Bo. Pittland, Cabuyao Laguna May 2018 to Present

Leads the Engineering and Maintenance Division and collaborates with other Divisions in driving the Engineering vision and strategy to help deliver business objectives.

Takes the overall responsibility and accountability for engineering activities and ensures that strategies and standards are in place and effectively implemented to maximize line reliability, utilities availability and facilities upkeep at optimal cost.

Provides strategic leadership in implementing Capital Investment Projects including introduction of new products and formulation (recipes, automation process sequences, etc) to deliver product innovation and renovation requirements and maintain adequate plant capacity to deliver volume demand.

Drives projects to reduce water and energy usage and minimize unplanned stoppages in production lines and processes by maximizing line reliability in support to meeting the manufacturing excellence objectives of the company.

Develops team competencies and creates a culture of discipline, excellence, accountability, ownership, and teamwork to ensure full engagement of the Engineering workforce in delivering the expected results.


Engineering Manager – Operations and Preventive Maintenance Wyeth Phils. Inc, Canlubang Industrial Estate, Bo. Pittland, Cabuyao Laguna Mar 2017 to Apr 2018

Led a multi discipline Engineering and Maintenance workforce of 51 employees (composed of Engineers, Supervisors, Mechanics and Technicians) driving the elimination of equipment technical breakdown and optimization of maintenance cost across the factory production lines and processes.

Established strong leadership to make things happen as shown by decrease in the factory’s equipment related stoppages and greater sense of pride and higher morale of subordinates.

Instilled sense of ownership and developed more accountability of supervisors and associates by engaging them through coaching and empowerment.

Strengthened problem solving and functional competencies through shop-floor involvement.

Improved the flow of communication within the section and with engineering leadership team which helped in making better informed decisions.

Engineering Manager – Projects

Wyeth Phils. Inc, Canlubang Industrial Estate, Bo. Pittland, Cabuyao Laguna Jun 2015 to Mar 2017

Led a multi discipline Engineering Projects team composed of 3 in-house Project Engineers and 10 third party Project-based Engineers in delivering factory capital investment projects.

Provided the strategic leadership, high level planning and control in the implementation of Capital projects and solutions.

Re organized the Engineering Projects section to improve the section performance in support to the factory’s objectives.

Developed and timely submitted 2016 and 2017 capital investment proposals by the deadline (worth PHP 563M; 12 projects for 2017).

Secured 100% approval rating for capital investment proposals for 2016 and 2017.

Met annual CAPEX spend target (PHP 380M for 2016) based on capital budget allocation.

Achieved zero safety incidents in all projects implemented.

Created and instilled mission and vision for the Engineering Projects organization.

Revised and simplified project workflow and standard procedures aligned and in compliance with the company CAPEX guidelines.

Engineering Supervisor – Compliance

Wyeth Phils. Inc, Canlubang Industrial Estate, Bo. Pittland, Cabuyao Laguna Feb 2014 to Jun 2015

Facilitated the evaluation, training, coaching, and assessment on the new Engineering general instructions and standards as part of the factory's drive to attaining compliance and audit ready workplace.

Led in the development of training materials for instructions on Spray Dryer Safety System, Instrument Calibration & Managing Capital Investment Projects which have been the benchmark in the market.

Participated as auditor in Spray Dryer, CAPEX Projects and Electricity & Automation areas

Successfully completed the assignment in sister factory as part of the Performance Acceleration Team

(PAT) contributing to reduction of unplanned stoppages by implementing projects to improve the preventive maintenance strategy in priority areas.

Successfully completed a 2-month foreign mission assignment in Singapore Factory contributing to the success of a key factory project.

Initiated and established the operations review and performance measures in engineering as part of goal alignment practices.


Process Shift Supervisor

Wyeth Phils. Inc, Canlubang Industrial Estate, Bo. Pittland, Cabuyao Laguna Apr 2010 to Feb 2014

Led a team of technicians and mechanics driving increase in equipment reliability by effectively planning and executing maintenance strategies and equipment breakdown management.

Contributed to reduction of equipment breakdown in assigned area of focus through strong leadership and technical skills.

Implemented various improvement initiatives to support the factory objectives.

Received the People Manager award in 2011 for exemplary leadership skills exhibited as an Engineering Supervisor.

Project Engineer

Wyeth Phils. Inc, Canlubang Industrial Estate, Bo. Pittland, Cabuyao Laguna Jun 2008 to Apr 2010

Successfully implemented several key capital projects (Powder Transport Flexibility, Dense Phase System Network Upgrade and CIP Remote Visualization projects, etc.) from initiation to closeout

Concurrently acted as Instrumentation Supervisor handling day to day instrumentation and controls related production issues and concerns and taking the lead in troubleshooting problems requiring urgent corrective actions.

Instrumentation Technician

Wyeth Phils. Inc, Canlubang Industrial Estate, Bo. Pittland, Cabuyao Laguna Jan 1997 to Jun 2008

Contributed as a key technician performing maintenance, repair and troubleshooting of all electrical and instrumentation control systems across the factory including the implementation of the instrument calibration program while providing support to EMD by suggesting and implementing various improvement initiatives in support to achieving the factory objectives. Education & Certifications

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

University of Perpetual Help System of Laguna

Sto Nino Binan, Laguna 1997 - 2003

Registered Electrical Engineer (2008)

Registered Master Electrician (2008)

Instrumentation and Process Control Technology

Meralco Foundation Institute

Ortigas Ext. Pasig City 1992 – 1995

Academic Excellence Awardee (1995)

Personal Profile

Date / Place of Birth : 15 Oct 1975 / Cavite City

Age : 44

Marital Status : Married

Spouse : Ria Madonna Leyco

No of Children : 3 (ages are 11, 8 and 6)

Religion : Roman Catholic

Nationality : Filipino

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