**** *** *****, **** **. Mississauga, ON. Canada. L5M0S3
PROJECT AND CONSTRUCTION ENGINEER / PROJECT MANAGER
. Engineer with 14 years of broad experience in projects during engineering
development and construction phase for the oil and gas industry. Fluent
in English and Spanish
. Master's degree in Project Management.
. Strong knowledge of construction coordination, technical presentations,
scheduling, budgets, materials / equipment procurement processes, bidding
strategies, commission and closeout. Capable of coordinating and
supervising EPC houses and multidisciplinary teams.
. Leadership in plant upgrading, well pads, pipelines and turnarounds.
Implementation and management of change process for capital or
operational projects. Control and delivering health, safety, security and
environment (HSSE) goals for projects, and incident investigations
. Organized, proactive and highly motivated, able to multitask and work
with minimum supervision.
. Skilled in Microsoft Project and Office, AutoCAD, production geology,
. Engineering standards ASME B31.1, B31.3 B31.4, ISO9000, ISO14001, CSA
Z662, API Standards and Recommended Practices, guidelines, etc.
VT Canada Inc. Ontario, Canada. Oct
2014 - Present
Chemicals Manufacturing Co. Oakville Headquarter.
Responsible for delivering products manufactured according to the weekly
schedule. Oversight production lines, equipments, team workers and making
sure line run efficiently. Also, I analyzed the crew's time and movements
for continuing production improvements. And meeting quality products as the
standards and requirements.
Geohidra Consultores, CA. / GENICA, CA. Caracas, Venezuela.
Sep 2012-Sep 2014
EPC Company. Caracas Headquarter.
Project Engineer and Technical Coordinator
. Responsible for delivering project engineering packages, review products,
preparing final reports, construction phase kick-off. Also, prepared
project progress reports and delivering oral presentation to the senior
management for final approvals.
Syncrude Canada Ltd., Alberta, Canada. Apr
2008- Jun 2012
Oil Sand Petroleum & Petrochemical Company. Alberta Headquarter.
Project Development Specialist
. Developed projects in initiation and planning phases, defining project
objectives, strategy and refine the business case. Evaluated and
developed the alternative selected. Also being responsible for ensuring
that project deliverable and engineering packages are in line with
. Working closely with the engineering contractor staff and assigned into
the office's consultant doing roles as an interface engineer between the
oil and gas company operator and the consultant office. Responsible for
reviewing and approving engineering's packages. Worked in pipeline and
centrifuge plant projects.
Y&V Consulting and Construction Canada Ltd. Alberta, Canada (Assigned to
Oil Sand Petroleum & Petrochemical Company. Alberta Headquarter.
Mar - Apr 2008
Mechanical Construction Coordinator
. Performed the duties as a mechanical construction coordinator working on
the construction of a new oilsand upgrade. Supervised and approved no
destructive tests (NDT) such as pneumatic and hydrostatic piping tests as
part of pre-commissioning activities in the construction area. Supervised
flushing and blower cleaning pipe processes. Daily progress reports were
required for construction management. Planned shifts workload aligned
with the construction contractor program and schedule. Also, responsible
for follow environment, health, safety regulation and standards during
work. Worked on quality assurance in different field activities, such as
bolt torque supervision and approval for the main building structural
steel, equipment platforms and piping racks.
BP- British Petroleum Holding. LTD. Zulia State, Venezuela
Petroleum & Petrochemical Multinational Company. London Headquarter.
Coordinated and managed projects through Capital Value Process (CVP),
during conceptual, basic and detail engineering phases for construction of
new well locations and facilities for drilling, using guidelines to oil
producer wells in Alturitas and San Jose Fields from 2005 to 2007. Prepared
scope packages and technical specifications for construction contracting
services for 2 years. Investment of 9.7 and 2,0 MM$.
. Coordinated and developed, together with consulting companies, basic and
detail engineering for infrastructure of 7 new producer/water injector
wells, increasing oil production by 4200BOPD.
. Utilized Front End Loading Index (FEL) to follow and control, completed
decision support package (DSP), leadership peer reviews, governmental and
landowner permits, contract /procurement strategies, assure Project
Execution Plan (PEP) and HSSE goals. Received Spot Bonus.
. Controlled and finished engineering ahead of schedule, avoiding rig stand
by 40K$ per day.
. Achieved, managed and developed good relationship as Contractor Assurance
Manager (CAM), in the contract of general construction in DZO Block, with
QA/QC, HSSE key performance indicators. Attained without cost a contract
for general construction for small projects and eliminated several
. Made the position of Superintendent (in charge) of Project and
Replaced department authority during planned absences. Built and
submitted annual budget proposals for an average of 17.5MM$, in
accordance with the goals and objectives of Business Unit.
. Developed roles and responsibilities for 6 new job positions to reach the
Field Construction Engineer
Coordinated and supervised execution phases of multidisciplinary project to
extend the San Jose flow plant, new storage tanks, capacity from 4,000 to
8,000BOPD, by 1,9MM$. Guided daily activities, agreed work procedures,
permits and risk analysis using HSE standards. Reviewed and approved daily
work permits, activities and progress reports.
. Planned, coordinated and supervised electrical, civil and mechanical
works, in receiving new production (4,000BOPD) without turnaround.
Participated in pre-commissioning and commissioning activities using
certificate guidelines (GoC). Received Spot Bonus for Performance. New 3
pressure vessels installations.
. Made the position of Construction Coordinator (in charge) of Project &
Construction Department in the Field
Replaced the authority department for planned absences for one year,
becoming a successful performance team. Planned, coordinated and
supervised turnaround in Alturitas-II station.
. Managed and motivated human resource involved during execution.
. Created a general projects file and developed new codes for the fast
handling of information.
. Introduced new operational and administrative procedures, easing training
for new human resources.
. Planned turnaround execution for two days, obtain reduction of six hours,
saving time and 177K$, and able to avoid differed production of
Coordinated conceptual, basic and detail engineering for the San Jose Field
Development Project, with 3 sub-projects: a) Upgrade the Flow Plant,
storage tanks and pumping capacity from 4K to 8K BOPD. b) Construction of a
new well pad to drill 3 directional producer wells. c) Construction of new
10" and 23,4 km long oil pipeline.
. Prepared and submitted the bid package and presentation with the strategy
and technical scope to PDVSA regional commission, which became approved.
Won spot bonus
. Attained savings of 357K$ with plan presented to SPU s General and
Technical Managers, the most convenient place and with less costs to
drill three new producer directional wells.
. Recommended bidding/construction strategy for new pipeline route, had 15%
less in time and costs.
. Evaluated the commercial and technical offers and recommend most
Field Construction Engineer
Lead the installation pipelines for 3 new water injector wells on the DZO
Block as Pilot project to improve oil extraction from the reservoir using
high pressure pipelines (5,000 pounds). Made 400 new piping supports for
oil and gas main lines on the DZO Block, prepared field information and
scope to bid.
. Solved connection pump-pipeline-wells with high pressure, using the HSE
standards, increasing pressure from 2,000 to 5,000psig, elevating the
water injection and oil production. New vessels gas water purifiers.
EDUCATION AND CREDENTIALS
M.Sc. Project Management / Dr. Rafael Belloso Chacin University / Zulia,
B.Sc. Industrial Engineering / Polytechnic University Institute IUPSM /
Zulia, Venezuela (1999)
Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientist of Alberta M-95104
Venezuelan Engineers Association CIV-153182
SAP Navigation - (2011); Effective Presentation - (2012)
Project Management Professional Training by PMI -Mount Royal University -
EMCAPS- ExxonMobil Capital Project System (2009)
Fundamentals in Oil Sands Extraction, SCL (2008)
API 650, 651, 653 Tanks Design, ASME- Bureau Veritas (2006)
Project Management Essentials - Bogot . Colombia, IPA- BP (2005)
FLL First Level Leader, Bp, 2005 / Integrity and Not Destructives tests,
Finances for Engineers, IESA, 2004 / Effectiveness in oral presentation,
Processes Management, IESA, 2002 / Projects Managements, CIDEZ (2001)
Hazards Operability and Study (HAZOP), PDVSA-CIED (2001)
Risks Analysis Methodology, QUEST Consultants (2001)
Advance Safety Audit (ASA) / Safety Implementation Program (STOP) Bp
Distribution of Oil and Gas Processes/ Plants and Pipelines Design, Flour
Daniel- PDVSA-CIED (2000)
Personal Development / Teamwork consolidation, FORJA (1995)
Technical Drawings and Maps, OXY Occidental Oil & Gas- California- USA
Syncrude Calgary, United Way Volunteer for 2010 and 2011 Campaigns -
References Available Upon Request.