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Mechanical Engineer Manager

Ontario, Canada
October 10, 2019

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Senior Mechanical Engineer


Id Card Number: 8.799.882

Professional Card N : AT 230-62969

Place and date of birth: Barranquilla-Colombia, July 11th, 1982

Marital status: Married

Cellular phone: +57-300*******


Address: Barranquilla, Calle 85 # 42D – 83 House 4.


Mechanical Engineer, Specialist in Business Management. With experience and expertise in administrative areas. Honest and fair, with clear mindset to pursue development goals proposed in work and personal level.

I have experience in business management, manufacturing and production, industrial processes coordination and other works related to my profession.

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, Industrial process improvement.

Excellent presentation skills, comfort in front of large audiences.

As an engineer, i have performed leadership tasks on big work groups, always with excellent relationships between colleagues and collaborators, achieving team goals.

In Previous Jobs, I have served as a foreman in project manager at production plants and Rental Store Manager.

Skills with computer software, knowledge and experience in heavy and construction equipment, assembly and enrollment of used and new equipment and vehicles, engines, hydraulic systems, maintenance, metallurgy, surface finish, electricity.

Advanced level in English, Spanish and Arabic. Currently preparing in French language.

Cultural and ethnic sensitivity.


1.Current Job: Director at Feniqia. Location: Barranquilla, Colombia, South America.

Founder of the most exquisite Arab sweetshop and delikatessen in Barranquilla.

Responsible for the business, including purchases, sales and marketing, production management, own investment, financial analysis, ROI, PyG and others. I realized that my restaurant was the best way to live a fantastic experience simulating an Arab atmosphere and an original flavor. Personal attention to the client.

For more information about FENIQIA visit the website:

Since February 2017 to current.

2.National Rental Manager at Power Gen, Industrial Equipment. Panamá, Central America.

National Rental Manager, responsible for directing the sales force and customer relationship. Managing a fleet of more than 1700 machines in 7 branches nationwide, the main responsibility is to increase market coverage, maintaining and strengthening trust with rental and sale customers nationwide.

My main challenge is to increase the economic income in time limit and reorganize the structure of the machinery rental department, based on my rental experience. The task was estimated to be completed in a time between 9 months to 1 year. My first objective was to establish and meet the potential customers of the large national constructions of Panama, schedule appointments with the main decision makers in each company and meet with them to close medium-term contracts, achieving results in less time than expected, increasing the average national billing of $ 900,000 per month to $ 1,200,000. Exceeding the goal in less than 6 months.

(Since August 2016 to January 2017)

3.Manager at Gecolsa Caterpillar Rental Store dealer.

Administrating Gecolsa s Cat Rental Store on Mining and Construction division at Colombia s northern, performing business growth in mining and heavy construction zone. Among my duties are, contract development and commercial bids with mining and construction companies, including service support and customer care. 24/7 call answering, all the company customer were al well my customers and friends, giving them the best customer service and technical support, reflecting more economic grown of mu rental department.

Our statement of profit and loss reflected a positive margin of 17% compared to the rest of the departments of the country, which did not exceed 5% margin.

(since October 2010 to August 2016).

4.Service Department Coordinator at Gecolsa, Caterpillar Dealer

Directing Assemble workshop area for Caterpillar machinery and Terex O & K, Caterpillar Bucyrus excavators at Drummond and Prodeco mines (open pit) and Argos Cements Company at Columbus open pit plants. Having obtained outstanding results, i have achieved to develop the service department in assembly with hands on site, reducing the time to less than 15 days by building lots of heavy machinery of up to 11 machines at the same time, when other service engineers accomplished 2 or 3 machines monthly with the same teamwork size. this represented significant less operating costs, getting the attention of the president of the company.

Leading the team in an outstanding way in all the projects that were granted to me, i was promoted as rental store manager.

(September 2009 to September 2010)

5.Warranty and troubleshooting engineer at Gecolsa, caterpillar dealer.

Performed functions as warranty engineer and failure analyst on services department, supporting customer service, leading and coordinating inspection and repairs on Cat machines and money recovery with the Caterpillar factory warranties, my skills as an electrical and mechanical troubleshooting, gave optimal performances and led me to rapid promotions in the company. (October 2008 to September 2009).

(Since October 2008 to August 2016 (8 years))

6.Production manager at Oficaribe Ltda.

Supervision metalworking, CNC, surface finished with electrostatic painting and oven, office appliances and parts assembly, upholstery and other plant processes. Since January 2008 to July 2008.

7.Project Manager at Cementos Argos Caribbean plant. Inhouse Engineer.

Handling of mining supplies and industrial ovens wastes, managing heavy equipment, administration resources and staff at the operation.

Responsible for industrial safety and occupational health with 35 employees in charge, managing contracts and subcontractor machinery, reaching excellent result of the operation reducing downtimes on production. Equipment maintenance coordinator. My most important skill always is to

reduce repair costs, looking for the best alternative in solving the problem. This sense of pertenence takes me to have good results, taking care of the business as if were mine.

(Since August 2007 to December 2007).


Instituto Europeo de Posgrados - IEP

Title: Business direction Specialist.

Date: September 2015 – 2016, MADRID ESPAÑA

University Autónoma del Caribe

Professional Diploma, B.S Mechanical Engineer


Liceo de Cervantes (

Title: Academic high school diploma.

Diploma Date: 2000


Institute: Caterpillar University (

Level: Sales Professional

Focus: College of Marketing, Heavy Rents Certification. Date: December 2013

Institute: University Autónoma del Caribe (

International Congress Energy and Technology

Focus: Congress of materials, energy and environment. Date: 2011

Institute: Universidad del Norte (

Title: Administrative Training for Supervisors and bosses.

Focus: Leadership, Date: 2008

Institute: Gecolsa Caterpillar training department (

Title: Supervision and leadership

Focus: Leadership and Administrative, Date: 2008

Institute: Gecolsa Caterpillar training department (

Title: Warranty engineer and failure analyst, Technical Skills and administrative.

Focus: Diagnoser for gensets, Caterpillar, JLG, Olympian generators and Genie machine systems.

Date: 2008

Institute: Universidad EAFIT, Medellin. (

Title: National Congress: New Trends in Design and Maintenance

Focus: Engineering, Date: 2005

Institute: Universidad Autónoma del Caribe (

Title: National Congress, Research activities

Focus: Project development, Date: 2005


Microsoft office: Excel, Word, PowerPoint.

Mechanical components Designing Software: Solid Edge, Solid Works, Cosmo Flow, AutoCAD, Unigraphics NX5 CAD/CAM/CAE, Siemens PLM software, MIKRA, Parametric CNC.

Administration software: SAP CRM, Dealer Business system caterpillar (DBS IBM).

Mining professional software: CAT Electronic technician, VIMS PC.


Ability to work in team with excellent principles and desire to succeed.


Six Sigma Green belt degree certification. (Gecolsa Caterpillar)

Ability to work in stressful situations related to coordination and administration of personnel, equipment and portfolio. 5S, CPS and TPS philosophy.

Proactive, quick learning and excellent performance.


Knowledge of digital design and blueprints reading, Microsoft applications, office suite and web browsing skills, media knowledge in electronics and electricity. Accounting, logistics, marketing, investments and purchasing.

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