3rd Class Power Engineer/Contract Operator

Last Updated: 2nd July 2017 (over 5 years ago)



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Age Range
45 to 54

Qualification Level
Trade Qualification



3rd Class Power Engineer with Commissioning and Start-up experience at Cenovus Energy-Christina Lake, Imperial Oil-Kearl Lake Project, CNRL-Horizon Project, and Tolko Industries OSB facility. I have 4 year's experience within a Cryogenic Gas Plant which involves Ethane/NGL extraction from natural gas including plant mechanical maintenance. I have 3 prior years experience as a boiler/thermal oil operator, 16 years experience as a Light/Heavy Duty field mechanic which includes 6 years experience as a mechanical technician in the Canadian Armed Forces. I firmly believe that I possess the team-work, skills and capabilities you are seeking in a candidate. I am most anxious to apply the expertise that I have acquired during these periods, in order to provide a high degree of skill and service to my employer. I have acquired considerable mechanical experience, which includes gasoline and diesel engine knowledge and all safety tickets are current. I have also had considerable training in, electrical, electronic, hydraulic and pneumatic repair and maintenance, as well as troubleshooting. I have a thorough and methodical approach as a technician and Oil & Gas operator, and safety is of high priority.


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   Jun 2017
— Current

Principles of the Bolted Joint and ASME PCC - 1; flanges, fasteners and gaskets; assembly and disassembly; safety and tool handling.

Southern Alberta Institute of Technolgy
Power Engineering

   Jan 2006
— Aug 2006

3rd Class Power Engineer


NES Global Talent
Operator (Consultant)

   Jan 2017
— Current

Pembina Pipeline - Redwater, AB, Canada

Operator for fractionation facility, production of; Ethane, Propane, Butane and Condensates.

Petroplan Canada
Commissioning Operator

   Mar 2016
— Nov 2016

SAGD Facility Commissioning, Water Treatment, Lock Out/Tag Out, pumps, piping, valves, Steam Generators, pressure testing, purging, air blows.

NES Global Talent/Sureflow Oilfield Services Inc
Senior Operator Commissining & Startup

   Jun 2014
— Sep 2015

Commission and Start-up of Utilities/Froth Treatment: Lock Out/ Tag Out. Water treatment, pumps, compressors, piping and valves. Steam Boilers. Commission and Startup of Froth Area, Solvent Recovery Unit, Slurry Filters, Vacuum Recovery Units, Tank Farm Equipment and piping, Vessels, Slurry Pumps and Solvent Pump DCD's, Valves, Pressure Testing, Purging LEL's and O2 Freeing, Nitrogen Pumper Truck Setup and Purge, Purging and Steam Out Equipment assembly, installation and removal, Steam System, P&ID's, Punch Listing, Gas Testing and Monitoring, Operations Assist, Chemical addition, Lockout/Tagout, Initiate Isolation Certificates and Verify, Permit Holder, Plant Housekeeping.