Director, General Manager, Engineer, Operations and Maintenance

Last Updated: 1st April 2018 (over 4 years ago)



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Age Range
55 to 64

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• Project management skills include electrical engineering development, execution planning, coordinating activities of different project teams & stakeholders, managing project interfaces & dependencies, subcontracts management, project controls, monitoring/evaluation/ review of progress, supporting resolution of critical execution issues, administering end-to-end technical services, etc.

• Ground-up experience in electrical engineering services & project management across various industry verticals (Aviation, Oil &Gas, Mining, TIC etc.) coupled with leadership experience in engineering, business development, service execution, project delivery, and operations with sole accountability of strategy, budgets, resources, supply chain, people & performance, P&L

• An influencing & decisive leader, implementing out-of-the box ideas, champion creativity through continuous learning; strong analytical, presentation, communication & problem solving skills; raising team competency & performance levels through coaching/mentoring/ training; and abilty to work with people at all levels having cultural & professional diversities

• Adept in managing maintenance and engineering services through an integrated, coordinated, and facilitated approach in assisting the end user achieve excellence, satisfaction & reliability on Equipment, Utilities, Machines & Related facilities.

• Comprehensive experience in assets management including Reliabilty Centered Maintenanace, spares management. investigation of root cause of failures, implementation of corective & preventive actions, procurement & inventory controls, etc. with an objective of attaining key performance indices in terms of assets health, reliability, availability, safety, protection & integrity


Ballarat University, Victoria Australia
Diploma Business Management

   Feb 2000
— Dec 2002

Business Management

Newvcastle University / Tafe, NSW Australia
Electrical Engineering

   Jan 1983
— Dec 1987

Electrical Engineering

Newcastle TAFE, NSW Australia
Electrical Trades

   Feb 1978
— Dec 1982



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