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Indtrument Engineer /Instrument Supervisor / Foreman / Sr. Inst tech

Vadodara, Gujarat, India
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January 22, 2018

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APPLICATION FOR: Instrument Supervisor / Method Engineer FPSO 22/01/2018


Personal Details

Name : Patel Rajeshkumar Jethalal

Permanent Address: 9/B, Madhurmilan Society part-2, H T Road, NR. Hariom Nagar Subhanpura, Vadodara, Pin code-390023, Gujarat, India.

Present Address: 306, Honda show room building, OPP -Eldorado cinema, Electra Street, ABUDHABI, UAE.

Contact no: Mobile: 009***********, 009***********, 009***********

Email :

Date of birth: 08th November 1974.

Nationality: Indian.

Status: Married.

Sex: Male.

Passport No: Z-3373520 (With ECNR), Place of Issue: Abu Dhabi,

Date of Issue: 07/01/2018, Expiry Date: 06/01/2028.

Languages known: English, Gujarati and Hindi.

Academic Qualifications

Diploma in Instrumentation & Control 01/06/2000 - 17/06/2003 (Three Years) from Academy for International Management & Engineering Studies (External studies).

Diploma in Instrumentation from NCVT (Two Year Regular), September -1992 from PALANA. I.T.I (Industrial Training Institute) With 70% of Marks.

N.C.T.V.T (National Council Training of Vocational Trade (Apprentice ship Regular) In Instrumentation (One Year) with 77% of Marks in October -1993.

S.S.C (secondary school certificate) with 60% of marks. From (Gujarat secondary School Education Board.) Science stream. March-1990.

H.S.C (Higher secondary school certificate) with 58% of marks. From G.S.E.B, Passed as an external candidate in March-1993.

Industrial Training

Have undergone the following STCW-95 Sea Survival Courses:My-INDOS NO-06ZL3226


Electric Authorization: HOV B2V- BR. Training given by Apave for Total DALIA FPSO.

Process and Instrumentation Training in France by Total for DALIA FPSO project when joined the Project 2005.

Safety Training for ADNOC (PTW, H2s, process & safety, fire & safety, other systems Training.

ABB 800 XA system training, compressor control & protection Training.


Seeking a challenging career that utilizes my skills in the field of Instrumentation Automation. Highly skilled instrumentation professional with more than 24 Years in Process control instrumentation & Static/Rotating equipment protection control systems, maintenance, construction & commissioning, start-up and shutdown activities associated with Offshore Platform (FPSO), LNG, Refinery, GRS Station, Petrochemical, power and Organic chemical industries (6 Year FPSO offshore INST Maintenance Experience)

Core Competencies

Well experienced in Maintenance, Project and Commissioning of state of the art Instrumentation / Automation systems, in Oil and Gas Industry.

Have proven expertise in working on both Offshore and Onshore locations.

Well acquainted with working in multinational and multicultural environment, having adequate exposure to international and domestic petrochemicals Industry.

Effective communicator with excellent leadership and man management skills.

Adept at working on software packages like SAP, CMMS, PACER, MS Office.

Work order preparation on line using Maximo, SAP, UNISUP System and Work permit preparation accordingly work orders. Spare part request and Breakdown/ preventive maintenance Report maintain as per procedure.

Providing technical support for safe operation of plant functionality of DCS and PESD

Preparation and testing of logical sequence and interlocks in start-up and shutdown, based on cause and effect diagram.

Effective corrective maintenance at breakdown period in PESD system, complex loops logic and replacement of I/O and associated modules.

Attended call out duties for Trouble shooting and plant start-up.

Knowledge of P& ID diagrams, ladder Logic diagrams, flow chart for trip, plant Inst. location drawing, wiring diagram, cable schedules, Inter connection Drawing., loop drawing, Relay & Gate Logic system diagrams, Hook up drawing, Hydraulic system for subsea /hydraulic valve On/Off and control valve. Maintenance and its diagram, etc. working with Foxboro DCS and Triconex PLC,

Involved in day-to-day preventive maintenance for field instruments, individually and in a team. Inspection, calibration, loop simulation based on ISO procedure & standards.

Co-ordination with operation, preparing equipment for maintenance & returning to safe service.

Good experience in case study of plant & modification implementation to avoid failure repetition, excellent skill in fault analysis and rectification in control system and field device.

Having Good knowledge in servicing & calibration of smart instrument devices with HART compatibility on line and offline for Pressure, level, Temperature, Flow measuring instruments (It includes microprocessor based valve positioners mesoneilan SVI II AP) and servicing, calibration of pneumatic, hydraulic, motor operated valves and accessories (Positioners, Booster relay, lock up relay, transfer valves and position transmitters).

Having good knowledge of calibration & maintenance of ENRAF Tank Gauging system.

Preventive maintenance of NIGATA loading arm for LNG loading and function checks of hydraulic PERC actuation system and multipoint hydraulic mooring remote hook releasing system.

Troubleshooting & Servicing of Rotork, AUMA (MOV) IQ actuator. All kind of valve maintenance.

Have Good knowledge of fault diagnostics in logic & carried out online & offline integrated test in HIPS system. Partial stroke test on valve and periodic test of SOV. Isolation procedure with special key to isolate valve for test of Transmitters.

UV/IR flame detector maintenance, fault-finding, servicing and replacement of flame scanners and flame amplifiers.

Day to day maintenance of rotating equipment’s protective control system such as GE MARK-V-VI supertonic systems, Bentley Nevada Vibration Monitoring systems and CCC Surge protection systems.

Periodic checks carried out in trip loops (2 out of 3 voting) and status confirmation, alarm simulation and verification.

Shutdown, start-up sequence checking, monitoring the status in DCS and answer back confirmation.

Bentley Nevada vibration-monitoring systems probe installation and Calibration of probes and Monitors with TK3.

Shift duties for Instrumentation Maintenance & troubleshooting. Experienced in the validation & maintenance of Analytical and Physical Properties Analysers.

During the period of my work experience I have been associated with commissioning & Maintenance. Calibration of all types of Pneumatic Electronics Instrument of process plants.

During the period of my experience with various fields I have used different makes Calibrators, simulators, tools.

Worked for different type of Analytical Instrument, Analyzer of all over the plant also Gas sampling system, Worked for Water Mist system and its periodic test, Carried out PM Job with Technician team and report preparation for record.


Worked on Addressable analogue Fire alarm system from M/s Vijay Autronica, Minarva-80, It consist of BS100 Fire alarm panel.

Autro safe system for smoke and heat detector addressable I have good experience with PLC based fire & gas detection. Ionization & Photo sensitive smoke detectors, remote alarm indicator, Manual call point, ESD push button test, Inter face Unit all over the plant area. Also consists of fire detector for GT & PCC, Combustion chamber, Beam detector, linear heat detector.

Also working experience with worlmold / Tyco Inergen system periodic test for Instrument room, main switch gear room, Water mist release system for GT Connected with F&G system Dectronic.

Automatic Deluge Valve and foam system, spray systems for Plant Area Hydrocarbon tanks, also working experience on Hydro pneumatic system for maintain the pressure in fire line with jockey pump. Linier Heat detector, Fire waters pump control.


Worked on Dragger Germany/ General monitor gas leak detection system. The gas detection system is designed for detection of Naphtha, high-speed diesel and leakage of methane, propane, and butane with Instrument range of oil and gas plant and power station

It consists of measuring heads with infrared sensors. All are flammable gases they are of Dragger make polytron IREX & pelistor sensors. These are located in critical location of gas turbine and plant area, where 2v3 logic is used for tripping the machine

Also working experience with H2s detector and HC detector of General Monitors Galway, Detctronics (USA), Sieger. Crowcon etc model S4 100T, & S4 100C, IR-2100, IR-5000(open path for Gas leak detection), detector for H2s and HC detector for Toxic and LEL Gases. Calibration with standard gases for the entire detector.

Jan. 2013 – Till Date Instrument Foreman (I&C).

ADNOC (onshore), Abu Dhabi. (Direct Hire)

Assigned to the supervise Instrument Maintenance department for Oil & Gas processing unit up stream/Downstream wellhead field gathering station and plant area process static & rotating equipment’s and control system maintenance & commissioning . Prepare PTW/ TBT and other supporting documents as per job requirement. Work order distribution to the team day to day job, Ensuring work compliance to the standards, tolerances and fits. Working in accordance with best practices and procedures. Supervises, plans, provides technical support for the safe operation and functionality of Integrated Control Systems.

All the Instrument Maintenance for the Gas plant & oil processing units Equipment’s & process Instruments.

Maintains the Control Systems at optimum performance through periodic system monitoring and analysis..

Perform System maintenance activities during plant shutdown and Provide support to operation and maintenance for shutdown and start up activities.

Perform Preventive Maintenance Activities as per Maximo PM Frequency.

Rise new EMOC recommendations to update instrumentation.

Provides assistance to Instrument group in troubleshooting and rectifying Instrument and control problems.

Supports Operations by improvements in Plant Information system through enhanced Reports, Archives and Alarms facility.

Review Availability of Spares and raise DTR, LVPO, as per requirements.

To identify the System obsolescence and raise EMOC for up gradation.

Participate in internal and external Audit and close out of Action items.

Participates in the Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT) and Site Acceptance Test (SAT) of new control systems, to ensure that the new technology is transferred and accepted As per ADNOC standard.

Provides Technical training and coaching of Instrument & control system To Technicians UAE National Trainees.

Responsible for the support of Company Safety, environment and Quality policies and programs, and carrying out specific duties.

Maintenance Procedure preparation as per user manual and plant requirement.

OCT. 2005 – NOV. 2011 Instrument Foreman (I&C). (OFFSHORE) 28/28 Rotation


Korea and Angola.

APR. 2012 – OCT. 2012 TOTAL offshore field (SPIE OIL & GAS),

Qatar Halul Island

Assigned to the one of the largest FPSO vessel. Its processes 240,000 BOPD and has a storage capacity of 2 million barrels. The living quarters of the FPSO includes a main control room, from which all of its systems are monitored, and living space for up to 190 people.

Process and Instrumentation Training in France by Total for DALIA FPSO project when joined the Project 2005. Involved in pre-commissioning, commissioning, maintenance loop checking, start-up activities & Control loop testing start from Korea and Angola after hooked up Working AS Instrumentation maintenance foreman. Leading 8 instrument Technicians responsible for corrective, routine and breakdown maintenance. Trouble shooting for all over plant area Utilities/ processing units/ power generation/Diesel generator/ heaters / water and Gas Injection/ Tank gauging/ GAS export/ Fire and Gas system and offloading system. Tank Ballast system, Hydraulic system Foxboro DCS, many other packages equipment’s and PLC Control

Work Permit preparation as per Work order, Safety meeting and Toolbox Talk Before job start up and on job Training to the Angolan Instrument Technicians. Use correct tools, materials and approved replacement parts to complete tasks. Coordinate Work with mechanical and electrical activities. Organise and carry out Troubleshooting and immediate repairs in the event of unplanned breakdown of equipment. Update status of work requests in maintenance database (SAP).

Field Instrumentation Pressure, Temperature, Flow, Level & Pneumatic, Hydraulic power unit, control valves, shutdown valves, SDV,ESDV, choke valves & PSV’s., Systems: Vibration, HIPPS,ESD,PSD, (PCS/DCS), Subsea control system, PLC & Metering system. Utility Packages hand on experience all over the FPSO instrumentation maintenance and trouble shooting.

Perform job safety analyses to ensure that the risks to the safety and health of Personnel, to environment and integrity to the assets themselves are at a level which is as Low as is reasonably practical. Be conversant with the facility HSE Case and ensure Specifications are adhered to Organise, supervise and execute maintenance on instrument and control Equipment in line with daily and periodic preventive maintenance schedules and plans, complete all check Sheets fully and route to the relevant support engineer. Continually search for improved performance. Carry out Root cause Analysis of failed equipment and implement improvement. Reporting to supervisor day to day Maintenance Progress.

Develop and assure the competence of technician staff. Develop an efficient teamwork culture.

16/07/ 2004 – 30/09/ 2004 Instrument Supervisor

(On leave of Delta engineering job) Samsung Engineering (India Davison).

IOCL LAB project, Vadodara, India.

Responsible for QA/QC activity as per Project Quality Procedures and Project Specification. Work distribution to Technicians for corrective maintenance during start up and commissioning

Involved in pre-commissioning, commissioning, loop checking, start-up activities & Control loop, contributing to functional check of respective logics for ESD to meet the standard of control parameters.

Handling preparation of Instrument Procedures, Datasheets, Cause & Effects, and HAZOP.

Planning and executing daily commissioning and breakdown maintenance activities of instruments as per standard procedures.

Involving modification and configuration of existing and new Tags, Logic, events etc. Implementing security level for individual stations.

MAR. 2001 – 08/10/ 2005 Sr. Instrument Technician

Delta Engineering Vadodara based company

Power gen energy LTD and other projects in India,

Power gen is Duel fuel combined cycle power plant of Siemens Hear I am look after day to day routine, preventive and Troubleshooting Maintenance of control Instruments and Fire and Gas system also working for all the kind of field and Turbine instruments, MOVs and control valves and analytical instruments for gas skid, tank farm and utilities of this plant.

Also worked on various plants for construction and commissioning and maintenance projects through Delta Engineering Company.

Involved to execute the shutdown in-house jobs, supervision the turnaround contractor jobs during the major plant shutdown.

Supervision & Execution of Instrumentation projects for Significant & Major plant changes, engineering survey of re-instrumentation works & preparation of procedures, also responsible for QA/QC activity as per Project Quality Procedures and prepared Project Specifications & Operating Procedures as per Client requirement. Caballing, installation loops testing, and function testing of all instrumentation in the different new projects.

12/03/2004 – 05/04/ 2004 Instrument Specialist. (On leave from Delta job)

16/05/2005 – 07/07/ 2005 COSTAIN Abu Dhabi DAS Island (LNG shut down jobs.)

LNG plant all the instrument maintenance And calibration and fix back and loop Test and PLC logic check after all shut down complete and during start up. Support to the Technicians and planning Progress reporting to dept. head.

21/07/2001 – 21/10/2001 Instrument Commissioning Technician

IPEDEX Production, Abu Dhabi. (On leave from Delta job)

For TBJV HABSAN Gas plant OGD-2 project ADNOC

I am look after process instruments Loop checking, commissioning, inspection with vendor of various system also plant start-up problems F&G system maintenance & Trouble shooting of field & panel Instruments calibration and loop test Control valve and Transmitter and switches function test and maintenance.

JULY 2000 - JAN 2005 Metering Instrument Technician

Brunel Energy (RAS GAS LNG (Doha Qatar),

I am looking after plant Instruments Maintenance and Metering System Fiscal Metering skid with Omni flow computer, Motorize valves calibration and maintenance.

MAY 1999 – FEB 2000 Instrument Foreman (For ADCO) leading 42 people Team Mannesmann Demag AG. ASR ASAB project

Here worked for ASAB site gas gathering & Injection Project, Responsible for 4 Gas Gathering station Erection and commissioning of plant instrument and cabling work, Tray work, Installation of instruments, Termination of cables and testing, As per drawings and loop checking for GRS, With Siemens SCADA system, Inspection by client Report preparation for all jobs. Installation and testing of fire detection system.

JAN.1996 - NOV.1998 Instrument Technician

IMCO Kuwait FOR KNPC & MEW maintenance project,

Mina Abdullah Refinery of KNPC through IMCO worked in crude unit, vacuum unit, Hydrogen recovery Unit cock handling sea island of refinery as a shift technician also working for 2400MW power Station of MEW for maintenance of YEW System 1100, Digital & sequence control, field Instruments,MACS-300 FGC, BCS (burner -control sys) of MHI. Maintenance For above system

AUG 1995 - JAN. 1996 Instrument Technician

Gujarat Fluoro Chemical LTD Gujarat India

Refrigerant gas plant controlling systems MOD-30 Taylor controller, Relay Logic and Process control instruments maintenance & Troubleshooting of Air compressor, Boilers.

April. 1995 - June. 1995 Instrument Technician

Med Gulf construction DOHA QATAR (Shut Down job),

QGPC, NGL plant shut down for maintenance of plant instrument like a Pressure, temp, flow, level transmitter, pressure switches, level switches, control valves etc.

SEP 1994 - AUG 1995 Instrument Technician

Hindustan Nitro Product Gujarat Ltd Gujarat, India.

This plant is for Nitrobenzene, Aniline, and Hydrogen Product with Controlling system of SCADA of Arcom control USA. Smart transmitter with multi droop system here I have worked with Air compressor, Nitrogen PSA system, hot oil system & Boiler for this plant utility, Trouble shooting of instruments.

OCT 1993 - AUG 1994 Instrument Technician

Paramount pollution control LTD, Vadodara, India.

Worked for IPCL Project of Incineration system of solids & liquid waste with controlling sys Mod-30, TATA Honey well plc Ipc-625, control valve, transmitter and other Inst. Calibration & Maintenance.

OCT. 1993 - AUG. 1994 Instrument Apprentice

Gujarat Industries power co (GIPCL) Vadodara India.

145 MW power station combined cycle with DCS Yokogawa Centum XL gains experience for field instrument maintenance. Like: Flow, Temp, Level, Pressure, PH Transmitters and Control valve maintenance.

I have ability and confidence to carry out all the jobs independently.

I request you to give me an opportunity to prove my ability.


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