PAUL MINH NGUYEN
Lafayette, LA 70508
Objective: To obtain an occupational position in which my experiences and education as Senior Electrical & Instrumentation Designer/Drafter will be of value. Qualification: I had been in my career for over 25 years’ experience with Electrical & Instrumentation in design and drafting new or upgrade existing drawing packages with NEC code. I had been responsible for the completion of many drawing packages for bid and construction with in dead-line per client request. Education: Delgado Community College, New Orleans, LA. Major in Electrical and Instrumentation Technician (E & I) with Associate of Science degree, May 1986.
Emily Griffith Opportunity School, Denver, Co.
Major in Avionics for Pilot & Mechanics and Electronics Technician, May 1984. Finish High School in May, 1983
Advanced Technical Application Center, Metairie, LA. Completed courses on AutoCAD Design, June 1988.
Software: Proficient with Auto-CAD 2007 to 2019, MS Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.. Knowledge of Experience:
Low Voltage: Design offshore and refinery light and power distribution systems for wiring diagram selection of distribution components in accordance with National Electrical Code (N.E.C.) regulations and requirements.
High Voltage: Transmission study design, transmission protection/control relay design for Independent Provider (I.P.P.); circuit breaker and capacitor bank replacement for 65Kv, 230Kv and 500Kv. transmission line system.
Instrumentation: I have more than three years hands-on experience at Avondale Shipyard calibrating, installing and troubleshooting all transmitters, transducers and complete wiring from the devices to control panel. I am create new j-box, panel layout, and complete cable schedule for projects. Work History:
From March, 2014 Compass Engineering Consultants, LLC To October, 2020. Senior E & I Designer/Drafter
I am responsible for Electrical and Instrumentation new and upgrade package for projects at Krotz Spring Refinery/Alon USA. Make survey on field and Design/Drafting to complete package for construction. Duty including Calculate Voltage Drop, Cable Size, Conduit Fill and complete packages per NEC code and client request per scope of work. From Aug. 2010 NorthStar Energy Service, Inc. (Baton Rouge, La) To Feb., 2014 Senior E & I Designer/Drafter
Design new or upgrade existing Electrical/ Instrument package. All drawings relate to: one-lines, motor control schematics, power Panel, lighting, safety, location plans, cable schedules, cable tray, instrument and electrical details. Create new and update PLC wiring diagram from field devices to main I/O module in J-Box or touch Panel Control System.
From May, 2004 Jacobs Engineering Co. Baton Rouge, LA 70002 (Offshore/Refinery) To Jul. 2010 Senior E & I Designer/Drafter
My responsibilities included creating new electrical and drawing packages for offshore/onshore platforms and refineries as per NEC including: lighting, safety, location plans, one-lines, motor control schematics, cable schedules, cable tray and electrical details. From June 2001 Waldemar S. Nelson and Company, Inc To Apr., 2004 Senior E & I Designer/Drafter
My responsibilities included creating/updating new electrical drawing packages include one-line diagrams, motor schematics, lighting plans, grounding plans and power distribution panel diagram and all I/E details.
From Feb., 1997 Jacobs Engineering Consultants. New Orleans, LA 70002 (Offshore) To May 2001 Senior E & I Designer/Drafter
My responsibilities included creating new electrical and instrument drawing packages for offshore/onshore platforms and refineries as per NEC standards. The electrical drawing package included: lighting, safety, location plans, one-lines, motor control schematics, cable schedules, cable tray and all electrical details.
From May, 1992 Technical Engineering Consultants. New Orleans, LA 70056 (Offshore) To Jan. 1997 Senior E & I Designer/Drafter
My responsibilities included coordinating work between engineering and drafters. Creating new/existing electrical & instrument drawing packages for offshore/onshore. Also work in refineries as per NEC standards. The electrical drawing package included: lighting, safety, location plans, one- lines, motor control schematics, cable schedule, cable tray and all electrical details. Issue drawing packages for bid, approval, and construction stage. From Sep, 1989 GE Marine Systems, New Orleans, LA (Marine) To April, 1992 ELECTRICAL DESIGNER/DRAFTER
I designed and drafted propulsion systems, one-line/elementary systems, electrical systems, and power distribution systems for automated consoles. I determined panel sizes, lay-outs, cut-outs. From Jul., 1986 Avondale Shipyard Division Inc., New Orleans, LA To Aug. 1989 ELECTRONICS/INSTRUMENTATION TECHNICIAN I am a ship constructor’s member at Avondale Shipyard. I calibrated, installed, and performed troubleshooting for all instrumentation devices such as: pressure/temperature transmitters, 4-20 ma, level/temperature switches and pneumatic valves on military ships. I also went on a sea-trial for final testing equipment’s with military officers for final approval contract. References Are Available Upon Request.