Instrumentation Maintenance / Training


Last Updated: 8th September 2017 (over 5 years ago)

Address
Bucharest, Romania

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Phone Number
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Gender
Male

Age Range
45 to 54

Qualification Level
Degree

Languages
English

Summary

My career starts in 1995 in the biggest Petrochemical Complex in Romania. In 2000 I joined the Instrumentation and Process Control team in the Ethylene Plant.
In 2004 I changed my workplace in Libya, offshore, on Sabratha Platform (Gas production) where I started as Instrument Technician and then I've been promoted up to the Instrument Supervisor position.
Since 2011 I am working in Instrumentation and Process Control Training & Workplace Competence Assessment.

Education

Quercus International - Abu Dhabi
CompEx

   May 2017
— May 2017

Ex1, Ex2, Ex3, Ex4

University of Bucharest
Bachelor Degree - Applied Physics

University of Bucharest
Psycology and Physics teaching methodology

Alstom Power – France
Control systems for steam turbines and centrifugal gas compressors

ISTC - Malta
BOSIET and H2S induction

Siemens Turbomachinery – UK
Control systems for gas turbines

APT – Italy
Fire fighting, helideck team member and first aid

Falk Nutek – Holland
BOSIET, Fire Fighting, H2S Induction and First Aid

Cegelec – Nigeria
Train the Trainer

Cegelec – Nigeria
Assess Workplace Competence Using Direct and Indirect Method

L&D 9DI – Scottish Vocational Qualifications (former A1 qualification)

Cegelec – Nigeria
OPITO Approved Internal Verifier

Cegelec – Nigeria
OPERCOM and ICAPS

Commissioning Methodology and Software

Falk Nutek – Nigeria
BOSIET Refresh

Experience

Gazprom Neft Badra
E&I Instructor

   Nov 2016
— Current

Devise, develop and deliver the theoretical and practical Electrical and Instrumentation training modules as per stated objectives of the training program. Reporting to Operations Manager.
• Work Responsibilities
- Development and delivery of theoretical E&I Training Modules
- Development and delivery of practical E&I Training Modules (OJT).
- Workplace competence assessment of local employees.
- Prepare Instrumentation Reference Library, CBT Training Library and any other Training Reference material.
- Coaching trainee teams conducting Task Based Risk Assessments for Practical E&I Training.
• Achievements
- Impeccable safety records.
- Devise, develop and deliver the ATEX Training Program.
- Development up to standard of several E&I theoretical training modules.

ADGAS - UAE
Instrumentation Technical Trainer

   Oct 2015
— Current

Devise, develop and deliver the training modules and manage the various resources required to meet the stated objectives of the training program.
Reporting to Maintenance Training Team Leader.
Work Responsibilities
- Development, delivery and assessment of Instrumentation Training Modules
- Developing and preparing Instrumentation Training Modules Documentation for Company certification.
- Upkeep and maintenance of Instrumentation Practical Workshop, Equipment and Apparatus.
- Coach the National Trainers in Instrumentation training
- Prepare Instrumentation Reference Library, CBT Training Library and any other Training Reference material.
- Coaching trainee teams conducting Task Based Risk Assessments for Practical Instrumentation Training.

Prime Atlantic Cegelec – Nigeria
Instrumentation Training Team Leader

   Jan 2012
— Oct 2015

Team leader of Instrumentation Training Discipline, reporting to Training Coordinator. In charge to coordinate and coach the instrumentation trainers team.
Leadership team member participating in decisions on the ongoing performance and quality improvement of the facility, training and program deliverables.
Work Responsibilities
- Accountable for all matters concerning Instrumentation (INS) Technology.
- Accountable for delivery of all INS Training Element documentation for Company certification.
- Authorizing Authority for INS training and work related activities requiring a Permit To Work.
- Coordinate the activities of the INS maintenance training team. This will include:
- Development and implementation of the INS Course Curricula, Lesson Plans, Content and Exercises.
- Design, development, upkeep and maintenance of INS Practical Workshop, Equipment and Apparatus.
- Developing, acquiring and managing INS Learning Reinforcement posters in the facility
- INS Reference Library, CBT Training Library and any other Training Reference material.
- Weekly INS Team meeting.
- Monthly facility inspection of INS Training Equipment.
- Supervise, coach and mentor national Instrumentation trainer(s).
- Coordinate the preparation of Instrumentation Training Team Performance reports:
- Review all progress reports and action plans developed by the Instrumentation team.
- Weekly: INS trainee performance – exception reporting.
- Monthly: INS trainee performance report - progress against target.
- Monthly: INS training facility operations inspection, monitoring and performance report.
- Quarterly: INS training and facility performance and quality improvement report.
- Liaise with Client on the acquisition of Company INS Training Material, Workshop Equipment, Models and Site Visits.

Prime Atlantic Cegelec – Nigeria
Instrumentation Technical Trainer / Assessor

   Jul 2011
— Sep 2012

Working as Instrumentation trainer and qualified competence assessor for local workforce employed by oil operators.
Devise, develop and deliver the training modules and manage the various resources required to meet the stated objectives of the training program.

Work Responsibilities
- Development, delivery and assessment of INS training elements, including HES elements
- Developing and preparing INS Training Elements documentation for Company certification.
- Site Authority for INS training and work related activities requiring a Permit To Work.
- Upkeep and maintenance of INS Practical Workshop, Equipment and Apparatus.
- Monthly INS Team meeting
- Monthly facility inspection of INS Training Equipment.
- Coach the National Trainers in Instrumentation training
- Prepare INS Reference Library, CBT Training Library and any other Training Reference material.
- Developing or acquiring INS Learning Reinforcement posters in the facility.
- Coaching trainee teams conducting Task Based Risk Assessments for Practical INS Training.

Mellitah Oil & Gas – Sabratha Platform - Libya
Instrumentation and Automation Supervisor

   Sep 2006
— Mar 2011

Lead of instrumentation and automation team, reporting to Maintenance Superintendent.
Responsible for planning and execution of daily corrective and preventive maintenance in accordance with permit to work system and any safety aspect.
In charge also for materials and spare parts requisition and Maximo CMMS (computerized maintenance management software) utilization.
Involved in any kind of plant modification or upgrade affecting instrumentation or automation.
In contact with vendors and contractors for any kind of I & A issue.
Advisor for GMS contractor company for any kind of I & A issue.
Acting as Maintenance Superintendent when needed (replacing person in charge when missing). Reporting to OFM (offshore field manager) and responsible for all corrective, preventive and predictive maintenance activities (electrical, mechanical and instrumentation).

SAIPEM – Sabratha Platform – Libya
Instrument Maintenance Supervisor

   Jan 2006
— Aug 2006

Lead of Instrument team, reporting to Maintenance Superintendent.
Responsible for planning and execution of daily corrective and preventive maintenance in accordance with permit to work system and any safety aspect.

SAIPEM – Libya – Sabratha Platform
Instrument Maintenance Specialist

   Aug 2005
— Dec 2005

Promoted to Instrument Specialist I was working as work leader, reporting to Instrument Supervisor.
Responsible for execution of daily corrective and preventive maintenance in accordance with permit to work system and any safety aspect during the startup of the platform and first 6 months of operation. In charge to keep updated the Cornerstone database (calibration management software for smart and conventional instruments)

SAIPEM – Libya – Sabratha Platform
Instrument Technician

   Nov 2004
— Jul 2005

Part of Instrument team, reporting to Instrument Supervisor.
Activity consists mainly in instruments calibrations and loops checks witnessed by client representative.
Simulating the process value we are performing the instruments calibration and verifying the remote reading on DCS, ESD (ABB Tenore and ICS Triplex). Working with IAS specialists for right configuration of I/O parameters to match the field instruments configurations and to adjust also the optimum PID parameters.
Types of instruments I worked with:
- Field smart transmitters: pressure and differential pressure, temperature, level and interface level (dP cell and buoyancy), flow, (diaphragm orifice, Pitot tube, Vortex, Coriolis, turbines and thermal mass flowmeters). Manufacturers: Rosemount, ABB, Yokogawa, Micro Motion, Foxboro, Spriano, Endress Hauser, FCI…
- Analyzers: dew point, water in condensate, chlorine, conductivity. Manufacturers: Delta C, Michell, Rosemount, Endress Hauser.
- Fire and gas detectors: H2S detectors (catalytic), IR point combustible gas detectors, IR open path combustible gas detectors, UV/IR flame detectors, catalytic combustible gas detectors, optical smoke detectors, air sample smoke detectors, heat detectors. Manufacturers: General Monitors, Det-Tronics, System Sensor, Vesda, Kidde…
- Pressure Safety Valves made by TAI, Technical, Crosby, Birkett, Seetru…
- SDV, BDV, Control Valves, Wing and Master Valves (on Xmass tree) made by Severn Glocon, Dresser, Masoneilan, Tyco, Breda…
- Bently Nevada Vibration and Displacement Monitor Systems.
Other automation and control system I worked with:
- MK II system based on Motorola 6800 µP for control of 3 x 7MW gas turbogenerators
- HMI Cimplicity, based on Siemens Simatic S7 PLC for control of a reciprocating gas compressor.
- PLC based control system (Simatic S7) for two TEG heaters.
- PLC based control system (Simatic S7) for Emergency Diesel Generator
- HIPPS made by Yokogawa
- Hydraulic Power Unit for subsea wells made by Cameron
- Hydraulic Wellhead Control Panels made by Fores Eng.
- CO2 Fire Suppression systems

PETROM Romania – Arpechim Branch
DCS and ESD Engineer

   Dec 2000
— Oct 2004

Responsible for daily maintenance and troubleshooting of DCS Yokogawa Centum CS 1000 and ESD system Honeywell TDC 3000 for five gasoline cracking furnaces. TGC system (made by ALSTOM) for five gas compressors driven by steam turbines. In charge also to maintain all smart field transmitters (Yokogawa and Foxboro).

PETROM Romania – Arpechim Branch
NDT Specialist

   Apr 1995
— Nov 2000

Non-destructive testing of materials using UT, PT and MT techniques.

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