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Waqar A. Meer
Career Objective: To be an asset of a reputable company and acquire a challenging position which will utilize my extensive experience in field service, machine manufacturing, maintenance and control systems automation!
Directed and oversee electrical controls integration (electrical/ pneumatics, interconnects, etc)
Programmed, modified, software upgrades, online monitoring of controls systems (HMI, PLC, AC Vector Drives, Closed loop feedback systems (PID).
Able to integrate new and or existing in field equipment using programming languages by Siemens, Allen Bradley & Omron PLC, HMI and Drives programming.
In field engineering design changes as deemed necessarily subject to field requirements followed by softare updates, electrical/pneumatics schematics updates via AutoCAD Electrical.\
Over 20 years traveling experience in machinery start-ups, retrofits, process control diagnostics and rectifications, along with provide operator and maintenance training.
Extensive experience in tuning of drives and motor controls via closed loop vector control by means of PID.
Remotely providing customer support via remote connectivity to machine equipment to thoroughly diagnose, analyse and rectify and issues or required software modifications.
Implement preventive maintenance programs on customer’s to optimize equipment operation.
Member of a First Aid group within the company.
Macro Engineering & Technology Electrical Controls Systems Feb 2011 – Present
Extensive experience in system integration of Blown Film & Cast Film Machinery.
Well versed with Siemens, Allen Bradley & Omron PLC, HMI and Drives programming.
Implement new designs, equipment upgrades, improving proficiency and further automation.
Global travel to on sites with customer’s for installation, equipment power up and start ups.
Extensive experience in closed loop control of line operation, PID loops for tension control.
Software upgrades onsite, equipment retrofits, schematic drawings field mark ups and updated.
Remotely logging in to customer’s equipment to diagnose, identify and/or implement changes.
Implement preventive maintenance programs on customer’s site hence optimising.
Repair and/or replace measuring equipment, motors, encoders, drives, etc.
Sonoco Flexible Packaging Lead Maintenance(Contract) May 2010 -Jan 2011
Implement preventive maintenance programs to optimise equipment performance
Extensive work on Flexo-Graphic printing printing lines. Diagnose and rectify equipment issues.
Replaced components such as motors, gears, drives, controls as required.
Building maintenance consisting of electrical, storage racks, area guarding.
Respond to operator’s issues with equipment malfunction and address issues accordingly.
Work with outside contractors with building repairs, and general work orders.
Deacro Industries Ltd. Electrical Engineering Technologist July 1998 - Apr 2010
Program, modify, download and integrate all analog & digital I/O’s of all models of Allen Bradley PLC systems (SLC 504, Compact Logix, Control Logix, Micro Logics and various brands of HMI (Panelview 900/1000, Proface, Xycom RS View 32, etc.)
Trouble shoot machinery such as Slitter/Rewinders, Salvage rewinders and other related equipment.
Thorough trouble shooting of various control components such as AC Vector drives (V/F mode, servo mode, CLSV, VC mode, DC regenerative, AC induction, Servo and Permanent magnet motors.
Integration of PID Dancer control, load cells feedback for closed loop tension control.
Calibrations of signal feedback components; ultrasonic sensors, Programmable Laser Sensors (Sick, Siemens), PLS’s, light curtains, Proportional valves.
Develop and integrate electrical & pneumatic component drawings, build panels (wiring, component installation, connections of pneumatic solenoid valves, pneumatic manifolds consisting of mac valves, pressure switches, pressure regulators and other components such as drives, power supplies, fuse blocks and remaining design components.
Travelling to customer site for preventive maintenance, troubleshooting services & technical support such as machine operations, programming modifications, component level diagnostics, system component calibration, feedback components, remote access support to machine controls around that world that are equipped with industrial PC’s.
Humber College Of Applied Arts & Technology 1996-1998
Program: Electrical Engineering Technician/Technologist
Morning Star Secondary School 1991-1995
Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)
Engineering Application Software:
Siemens (Sinamics Step 7 Prof, WinCC Flexible 2008, Drive Starter, Drive Monitor, etc.)
Allen Bradley (RS Logix 500/5000, RS View, Factory Talk ME, Panel View 16/32)
Omron (CX Programmer, CX Designer, CX Thermo)
Emerson Drives (CT Soft, CT Scope, CT Sypt Pro)
Schneider (Pro Designer, Proface)
AutoCAD Electrical 2012
Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook, etc.)
First Aid & CPR Certification
Lock-Out & Tag Out training certification
Fork Lift (Raymond Reach/ Counter Balance)
Overhead Crane Certification
Sky Jack Certification
REFERENCES FURNISHED UPON REQUEST