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Electrical Engineering

Edmonton, AB, Canada
March 23, 2020

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Nicholas Porter

****** McAllister Loop SW

Edmonton, AB




I wish to obtain a full time job where I can utilize my red seal instrument designation and electrical engineering Technologies Diploma. Possibility obtain my CET designation work scope permitting.


Ability to work independently and as a team

Organized and able to work on multiple projects at once

Have previous working experience in oil and gas facilities and power stations

Have working experience with multiple engineering programs (EPLAN21, P8 Electric, AutoCAD Electrical/3D, PSCAD, Solidworks)

Able to read electrical schematics/PI&D diagrams

Presently Hold Standard First Aid – Level A, PST with CSTS 09, H2S Alive, and OSSA Regional, OSSA Fall Protection, OSSA Confined Space Entry and Monitor


2009 – 2012 Instrumentation Co-op Apprenticeship Program

Confederation College, Thunder Bay, Ontario

Received Instrumentation Co-op Apprenticeship Diploma

Completed Red Seal Training Received Interprovincial Journeyman Status

Overall GPA 3.96

Excelled in Electrical Theory, AutoCAD/electrical standards, Field Instrumentation, Computer Programming, Hydraulics, and Analytical Instrumentation

2004 – 2007 Electrical Engineering Technology - Automated Systems

Georgian College, Barrie, Ontario

Received Advanced Diploma

Graduated on Dean's List (82.9% average)

Excelled in PLC programming, Systems Integration, and Power Transmission and Distribution classes, Instrumentation and Automatic Controls


February 2015 – Present Wika Instruments

Edmonton, AB

Field Service Technician

Created material start off list and work estimates for installation projects

Supervised 3rd party contractors during Turnaround projects and instructed on proper installation techniques for Wika products.

Inspected, Repaired, Rebuilt and commissioned FMD unidirectional small volume flow provers using Omni and Spirit flow computers

Inspected, Repaired and commissioned YZ systems NJEX odorant Injection Systems and sampler systems.

Planned and Designed Channel and Ladder Tray systems for installation projects according to electrical code and client required specifications.

Repaired manufacturing equipment in plant and designed testing stations for Wika product manufacturing.

July 2012 - January 2015 Hunter Power Energy

Fort Saskatchewan, AB

Instrument and Control Technician

Setup and Performed Calibrations of process control equipment (pressure switches, regulators, Rosemount/Endress Hauser/Honeywell instruments, SCADA Pack/Roc link metering systems, Temperature Transmitters/switches)

Performed AOV overhauls, rebuilds, and setups

Executed tube bending tasks and Instrument Installations as per PI&D Diagrams (installations and modifications to existing systems)

Constructed control panels, cut-in and terminated cable harnesses

Completed maintenance runs of remote well sites and compressor stations

Executed commissioning tasks such as loop checks, point to points, instrument calibrations, and troubleshooting of defective devices.

Performed Hydro static testing of new instrument meter runs and injections lines as per regulations

January 2011 - December 2011 Ontario Power Generation

Pickering, Ontario

Control Maintenance

Configured, Repaired, and performed calibrations on MOVs

Performed Overhauling of Fisher, Martin Air, and Grinnell AOVs

Completed Diagnostic testing of 600V and 4160V motors

Executed Instrumentation calibrations/repairs/preventive maintenance (TC, RTD, Capillary Temperature switches, Gas Monitoring, Radiation Monitors, Switch Gear Overloads, Pressure Switches, Gas Chromatic Graphs)

Performed commissioning work on Standby Generator Upgrade Projects

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