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Power Plant Service

May 17, 2020

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Sriram Sambandam

Kabul, Afghanistan

Mobile: +93-707****** Email to:

Insightful and results driven professional with 15 years experience in the repairing of diesel engines, maintenance service, fuel injection system, exhaust system, cooling systems, lubrication systems, hydraulic systems, engine control systems, engine internal major works and major overhaul, installation and alignment, ECM, Engine control and device Installation, testing, troubleshooting and maintaining hardware and software. Excellent troubleshooting skills regarding all aspects of diesel engines mechanical and electrical. As well as electrical power production devices/generators/powerplants.

Skills and abilities

• Caterpillar Certified Master


• Caterpillar certified electronics

diagnosing & troubleshooting

• Ground support equipment

• CAT ET software access

• Engine top-end & major over all

• CAT 3500 Series major Overhaul

• Caterpillar SIS online manual

• FG Wilson Compass

• Interpreting electrical and

mechanical drawings

• Parts ordering

• Installation and alignment

• Top end and major overhaul

• All kind of engine major



• Diesel Power Plant operation 24/7

• Equipment inspection

• FG Wilson electronic service tool

• OSHA safety manager

• Engine tune-ups

• Quality assurance

• Experience in INL project


Power Plant Technician at PAE US Embassy Airwing, Kabul, Afghanistan Apr 2012 – Present

• Overseeing and maintaining 4MW Power Plant (CAT-3516) and other standby generators for support of AEK Air wing.

• Servicing, installation, commissioning and troubleshooting of marine equipment.

• Management of Service report or record on service, maintenance, warranty and repair .

• Performs preventive maintenance services and repairs on 6-kW to 1600-kW generators involving installation and removal operation of generators from locations to power generation shops, troubleshoots and rebuilds engines, alternate current (AC) systems, direct current (DC) systems, electronic control systems and other program logic controls, electrical wiring and accessories.

• Responsible for maintaining workshop, plant equipment, tools in good order and maintenance of good housekeeping in all job location.

• Hands on experience power generation, maintaining all type of power generation equipment; Caterpillar, Volvo, Cummins, SDMO, AKSA, MEPs and other military design generators.

• Rebuilds, repair diesel and gas compressors (turbochargers) used for forced-induction of generator engines, head gaskets, seals, water pumps, fuel pumps, torque heads, belts and hoses.

• Hands on maintenance, installation, service and repair to a varied range of diesel driven generating sets, diesel generator set, control systems and associated equipment devices. Generator Technician at KBR, Kabul Kaia North, Afghanistan Jul 2010 – Apr 2012

• Maintained and serviced numerous 1 Mega-Watt generators from the following manufacturers: Cat, FG Wilson, SDMO, Cummins Diesel and numerous smaller Gasoline powered Generators.

• Instrumental in the diagnosing and troubleshooting of malfunctions, repair and maintenance of activities on an hourly basis for diesel and gasoline-powered engines.

• Prepared monthly service schedules for generators and completed daily reports on defects of generators. Quality Controller at KEPPEL FELS OFFSHORE & MARINE AAL TECH MARINE ENGG Pte Ltd May 2008 – Feb 2010

• Successfully handled marine mechanic erection and installation as per vendor drawing procedures recommended in the Oil Rig Installation Guidelines.

• Servicing, installation, commissioning and troubleshooting of marine equipment.

• Mainly job duties at Shipyard, anchorage, and overseas for installation, commissioning, service, troubleshooting, repair and warranty.

• Management of Service report or record on service, maintenance, warranty and repair work are given.

• Installed and maintained repair and replacement functions of major brand marine diesel engine system and generator engines, pumps and ship equipment including hydraulic systems.

• Determined appropriate sources for contract maintenance work and inspection work for satisfactory performance. Completed project activities of Jindal, Transocean and Maersk. Heavy Duty Mechanic, Sri Veeranar Auto Carriage, Mannargudi, India, Jan 2006 – Apr 2008

• Conducted Diagnosis of malfunctions and performed heavy vehicle repairs such as adjust/repair steering, DC electrical, cooling system, lubricating, braking systems, drivetrains, suspensions, power-steering units, clutches, transmissions and oil, temperature and gas regulating components.

• Handled fuel injection system, cooling systems, lubrication systems, engine control systems, major internal engine repairs and overhauling.

• Managed well-known Diesel- and Petrol-powered automobiles, Heavy trucks, Tractors, Bulldozers, Forklifts and Excavators.

Previous Assignment:

• Junior Mechanic Apprentice, Suzlon Energy Private Limited, Trichy, Tamil Nadu, India, Oct 2004 – Dec 2005 Academic Credentials:

• Diploma awarded from Government Polytechnic College in Mechanical Engineering Additional Skill:

• Arc welding, combined space entry, heavy vehicles driving including, crane, back hoe, fuel truck and forklift driving. Hobbies:

• Reading, Auto repair, linguistics

Declaration: I hereby declare that the above-mentioned details are true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief.



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