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Electrical Engineer

Location:
London, ON, N5X 4L8, Canada
Salary:
60000-65000
Posted:
August 05, 2012

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ARKADI SONKIN

London, Ontario 519-***-****

c8tpco@r.postjobfree.com

EMPLOYMENT OBJECTIVES

HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS

Complete knowledge and hands on exposure in Photo Voltaic (PV) market and applications, safety issues, electricity prototypes, solar energy trends, PV module types, PV system sizing principles, PV system electrical and mechanical design, site and roof analysis, performance analysis, maintenance and troubleshooting.

Licensed Industrial Electrician

Extensive experience with Energy Automation products and system solutions

Hands on experience providing sales support to technical team and creating new customers

Experience troubleshooting PLC controls including Allan Bradley and Fanuk.

Energetic, enthusiastic, creative, willing to learn

EXPERIENCE

Industrial Electrician

TransForm Automotive, London, Ontario Feb 2012 – Jun 2012 (Contract)

Troubleshoot industrial control systems and devices

Troubleshoot plant machinery and equipment using root cause analysis

VP Engineering / Founder

Indelworks Automations/Solar, London, Ontario Oct 2009 – Dec 2011

Designed, installed and maintained micro-fit and fit solar systems.

Supervised technicians and electricians to ensure optimal performance.

Direct interaction and communication with customers, other team members and sub-contractors on project details

Researched markets to track PV sales by company, country of production, country of use, cell technology and application. Forecast data and also project price elasticity for several key market sectors, material consumption levels and net energy data.

Developed cost feasibilities for 1-10 KW systems.

Creation of optimal solar system conceptual design and cost budgets.

Engaged with Engineers at London Hydro for their first Solar interconnect.

Communicated closely with London Hydro technicians to connect certified installations to their grid.

Service Application Technician

ZTR Control Systems (TR Electronics, London, Ontario) Nov 2004 – Oct 2009

Built electrical panels for different applications, assembled cable harnesses

Performed soldering of relay boards

Tested different equipment for locomotives

Repaired and evaluated encoders, laser sensors, and linear position transducer

Modified new encoders to different specifications

Performed soldering of surface mount circuit board, cables and electrical connections

Implemented customer technical support

Electrical Technician

General Motors, National Defense Division, London, Ontario Aug 2003 - Sep 2004

Provided service for new Light Armored Vehicles:

o Performed installation of electrical and electronic communication systems

o Tested all electrical systems to ensure compliance with safety and technical standards

o Adjusted laser and fire fighting systems

Plant Electrical Engineer

General Motors, London Operations, London, Ontario Jun 2002 - Jul 2003 (Contract)

Performed review of the facility power distribution systems and updating single-line diagrams

Provided support during renovations on the electrical system

Provided electrical support for the new machine installations

Provided support for the new power monitoring system

Test Technician

Siemens Canada Ltd., London, Ontario Sep 2000 - Apr 2002

Performed set-up and monitoring of durability, temperature and vibration tests

Assembled testing equipment according to type and condition of test

Designed, modified, implemented and maintained all test equipment, fixtures and apparatus

Field Service Engineer

Elco Transformers Plant, Ramat HaSharon, Israel Jun 1991 - Apr 1999

Supervised installation of electrical and electronic control and protective devices, heating and cooling systems on transformers 45 -175MVA and transformer stations

Evaluated technical specifications of installed electrical equipment to ensure compliance with safety and technical standards

Coordinated work with other departments on modification and repair of high voltage power transformers

Coordinated and scheduled the activities of performance technicians

Supervised preventative maintenance and repair procedures on remote power stations

Handled post commissioning warranty activities

EDUCATION

Licensed Industrial Electrician (442 A), Canada London, Ontario 1999

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering Degree

Belarus State Polytechnic University

Minsk, Belarus 1990

Certificate. Maintenance of Diesel Locomotive Electrical Equipment

Minsk Railway College

Belarus State Polytechnical University

Minsk, Belarus 1983



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