COSMAS FRIDAY UFFORD
**** ********* ***** ***, ******* GA 30341
Ph.: 770-***-**** Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hardworking, resilient, analytical minded, and result oriented individual with strong commitment to duty with minimum supervision. A motivational leader with unique leadership abilities, highly charismatic and versatile with the capacity of bringing new ideas. Detail- oriented, excellent team player with great interpersonal skills and strong dedication to begin, restore, and sustain a formidable team.
To work in a dynamic establishment where my education, work experience and passion for Engineering can be well-utilized, add value to the company, and be a part of a work force encouraging career development, learning opportunities, while contributing to the organization and society at large.
OWEN PETRO GROUP ENGINEERING CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA ENGINEERING CONSULTING INDUSTRIAL SECTOR
SERVICES SUPPORT ENGINEER MARCH 2014 – MAY 2019
Worked closely with all other engineering groups in field work and pre-projects studies, which involved commissioning of engineering mechanical, electrical and instrumentation equipment and systems before projects handover to maintenance.
Ensured that business ethics were maintained, especially when dealing with third parties to meet client-specified and approved standards.
Ensured execution of assigned work in accordance with applicable Project Procedures and Standards, including OPGSA and/or project procedures on safety and quality control, within the man-hour, cost budgets and the project schedule targets.
Coordinated all engineering and design activities.
Liaison between client, construction, commissioning, project control & materials management personnel.
Updated and managed P&ID and resolved field technical queries in a timely manner.
Change Management (Configuration Management) and Field Project Engineering.
Compiled Line, Equipment list and Tie for each work schedules.
Reviewed and compiled material and contract requisitions for major items of equipment, for compliance with scope of work.
Took ownership of all Design Safety Reviews and ensured actions were closed to the satisfaction of the clients (e.g., MFD Review, Constructability Review, Model Review).
Contact between OPGSA and Suppliers’ engineering representatives in relation to all design and specification matters on material requisitions.
Advised Lead Engineering Manager of any changes to engineering design or specification made by the client which could be considered as the basis of a contract change and provided information as required for estimating the cost and schedule effect of contract changes to carry out activities by contractors safely and according to clients standards.
BOSTON BREWERIES CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA
FOOD & BEVERAGE INDUSTRIAL SECTOR
PRODUCTION CONTRACT STAFF NOVEMBER 2013 –FEBRUARY 2014
Worked with the team in the bottling department & managed inventory.
Checked the quality of drinks and labeled them before packing.
Prepared the hoops for different recipes and took them for crushing.
Selected different sizes of bottles for different types of drinks.
Prepared pro-formal customer invoices and sorted their requests in a timely manner.
Installed recycling machines.
SIYOMS NIGERIA LTD NIGERIA
ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION SECTOR
HEAD ENGINEERING, QA/QC SEPTEMBER 2011 – AUGUST 2013
Represented the organization in major contracting companies during project planning, mobilization, de-mobilization, project execution and commissioning.
Made sure that site office and accommodation were in place, including all the necessary tools and equipment, before mobilization to site.
Prepared contractor and sub contractor’s agreements that fosters a good working relationship between the contractor, sub-contractors and the clients.
Prepared and submitted Tender documents.
Prepared work method statement, work plans and work schedules.
Handled presentation and project/contract defense.
Sourced equipment through internal and external vendors.
Developed a set of guidelines to reduce cost in the division through value improvement programs.
Increased productivity through teamwork or combine work steps by removing nonvalue added task and developing effective work implementation.
Monitored equipment downtime and implemented corrective action plans or procedures.
Examined work schedules, manpower requirements, material inputs, general work plans and design of organizational charts, positioning of key personnel, and creating technical documents to secure contractor’s readiness to compliance.
Organized in-house training of employees on various procedures and Project Management (PM).
Organized Plant Operation Process Control & Safety (POPCS, HSE), planned the emergency and annual plant shutdown and daily toolbox meetings. ELYMAYIOTH GLOBAL RESOURCES NIGERIA
ENGINEERING AND MAINTENANCE SERVICES SECTOR
LEAD MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR CONTRACT WORK
Handled bi-weekly preventative routine maintenance and intervention calls.
Installed industrial potato peelers, dough mixers, vegetable, slicers, meat mincers etc. in Total Elf Petroleum Ltd staff canteen kitchen.
Installed and maintained industrial 9000 series dish washer with dryer and blower
Changed, cleaned and maintained jets and nozzles in a 600, 900 and 1200 series of industrial gas/electric cooker.
Installed and maintained electrical and gas ovens. of deep fryers, boilers
Installed and maintained of industrial expeller fans and heat extractors,
Installed and maintained industrial blowers, air curtains, and insect killer lamps.
Installed and maintained industrial ice cube & ice cream machines.
Handled replacement of contactors, capacitors, circuit breakers, relays, overload switches.
Handled replacement of a solenoids in an ice cube machines.
Installed an industrial three phase distribution box (DB) ORCHID EFFICIENCY LTD NIGERIA
ENGINEERING AND MAINTENANCE SERVICES SECTOR
SALES ENGINEER/TRAINEE ENGINEER JUNE 2009 – MAY 2011
Managed day-to-day sales of key customers, Products Quality inspections and maintained customer relationships.
Migrated sales team members from a traditional price-driven commodity to a solution- offering platform.
Provided after sales services of pumps, perform industrial installations, maintenance and give technical assistance as added value solutions.
Investigated any major areas of concern such as pump failure and recommended the corrective action mechanically.
Promoted pump sales to existing clients, identified and solicited potential clients.
Replaced solenoids in a wash and dry machines at Schlumbeger staff quarters, Protea Hotel, Novel hotel and Presidential hotel.
Assessed client's pump application needs and recommended cost-effective pumping solutions.
Advised clients on effective pump maintenance practices.
Prepared and administered sales contracts.
Consulted with clients after sale to provide ongoing support and delivered sales presentations.
Fabrication of mechanical driven units like gears, spline’s, shafts, propeller rudders JERMACY WORLD SERVICES LTD NIGERIA
ENGINEERING CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE SERVICES SECTOR MILLWRIGHT (MECH FITTER & ALIGNMENT TECH) OCTOBER 1998 – MARCH 1999
Project: Worked with Nigerian Natural Liquefied Gas (NNLG) in conversion of natural gas into liquefied form.
Installed control devices (flow control fittings) on gas pipelines and flow stations.
Constructed of cooling systems (cooling tower i.e. Temperature control unit.)
Performed installation and alignment of gas turbines.
Handled alignment between the accessories, Philadelphia gear load, and the generator of a gas turbine.
Handled flushing of gas turbine, mounting, coupling turbine exhaust, blowers and the filters in a gas turbine.
Installed compressor units, coupling and test running of gas flares.
Installed water treatment unit systems.
Installed firefighting services systems and stations.
Handled fabrication of units.
Handled coupling of mechanical units.
ROBETOS INTERNATIONAL SERVICES 1999 – 2002
Welding & fabrication.
Handled and operated machine tools.
Offshore installation with Marcon Engineering.
Fabricated communication towers.
SOLAR MANUFACTURERS LIMITED 1995 – 1998
Maintained generators, replacement of filters, rings, pistons and valves.
Maintained and total repair of broken machines.
WESTERN GEOPHYSICAL 1994 – 1995
Helper and crew member in Party 396, involved in front cutting.
Workshop helper in maintenance of outboard engine.
Coiling of wireline cables and testing of Geophones and Hydrophone exploration cables.
Loading and offloading of oil exploration cables and dynamites from the base to oil field location.
Relief duty to Nobel and DUE TAC oil field offshore. SUMMARY OF TECHNICAL SKILLS & STRENGTHS:
Designing the Future of Work AI. The University of New South Wale-Sydney
Mechanical Engineering Design and Manufacturing with Fusion 360
Autodesk CAD/CAM/CAE for Mechanical Engineering Specialization
Autodesk CAD Design 2D,3D Modeling
Occupational health and safety (including major hard installation regulations) and environmental management system on induction.
Reviewed the quality of drawings and recommending modifications to simple assembling methods.
Planned maintenance (daily plant equipment optimization to test reliability maintenance).
Prepared project work method statements, contractors and sub-contractors agreements.
Budget estimation, development, personnel management and in-house safety training.
Skilled in computing software (Auto CAD, Plant Design Management System (PDMS), Stress Analysis (Steady and Dynamics), Piping and Instrument Design (P &ID), Pipe Flow Experts, Microsoft Office.
Maintained of rudder shaft, propeller shaft, stand tube, bushings and keyways.
Machining, Mechanical fitting, Drilling, Milling and Shaping.
Installed vessels, mechanical seals, rings, pistons, valves and blind spacers.
Installed gas loading arms, alignment test running and alignment of pump/motor.
Provided feedback on tasks in Preventive Maintenance Systems. EDUCATION
RIVERS STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
Degree Earned: Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering
Key Engineering topics covered:
o Engineering drawing metallurgy
o Engineering design
o Engineering practice
o Engineering law
o Business for Engineers
o Economics for Engineers
o Work and Workshop Plan Maintenance
o Strength of Materials
o Machine Maintenance
o Machine tools (Practical)
Continuous Professional Development Training (CPD) o Designing the Future of Work
o Rope Access Inspection – Technician IRATA
o Mechanical Fitter – Rotating Equipment Technician o Maintenance Management – Strategic Planning and Development o Sales – Negotiation Skills, People Management
o Innovative and Analytical Skills
o Communication, Presentation and Organizational Skills o Project Management Fundamentals