11 years of experience in desalination systems and water/wastewater treatment systems

Last Updated: 28th May 2017 (over 5 years ago)



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25 to 34

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Strive for a gratifying and stimulating position in the water sector as Mechanical Engineer which encourages my ingenuity and works to the continual growth of the Organization. 11 years of experience in process design, installation, commissioning and testing, maintenance of desalination systems and water/wastewater treatment systems. 5 years of experience in technology consulting specializing in plant design and technical specification writing. 3 years of experience in managing analytical and research laboratory.


Nanyang Technological University
Manufacturing Systems & Engineering

   Aug 2013
— Jun 2015

• M.S in Manufacturing Systems and Engineering specialized in Additive Manufacturing from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 2013 – 15 (70% GPA)

Anna University
Mechanical Engineering

   Aug 2003
— May 2007

• B.Eng. in Mechanical Engineering specialized in Jigs & Fixtures and Other Manufacturing tools from Anna University, India 2003 – 07 (73% GPA) with Gulf embassy HRD certified and approved


Operation Engineer

   Nov 2010
— Current

Area of Specialization: Desalination (SWRO), Pre-treatment (media filter, DAFF, Ultra-filtration membranes, Cartridge filter), Product concentration, Heat exchangers, Zero liquid discharge (ZLD), Energy recovery device

Responsible for plant shutdown, process flow control, chemical dosing, water quality analysis, histogram analysis, piping layouts inspection, status updates & presentations, tender documentation, safe work procedures, risk assessment and validation systems

• Attending meetings & updating production data, costing sheets, maintenance logs
• Scheduling preventive maintenance and troubleshooting activities
• Monitoring and managing chemical dosing consumption at different levels
• Reviewing SWP, RA documents, equipment history cards
• Tracking personnel behaviour observation of the team crews
• Monitoring progress throughout the SWRO process and cope with the targets
• Managing and scheduling the manpower to improve the productivity
• Preparing & following execution of works with tracking sheets strictly & adhering to the deadline.

Operation Engineer

   Dec 2008
— May 2010

Area of Specialization: Ion exchange process, Heat exchangers, Plate & frame filter press, STP & ETP

Responsible for cost minimization related to operation and maintenance, ensure plant projections and budgets, safety standards and policy procedures

• Sludge storage, waste storage areas inspection and focus minimizing cost of plant operation
• Conducting the training to handle sludge for better understanding to avoid unnecessary spillage
• Chemical stock management for effluent treatment plant
• Coordinate with Maintenance Manager and developed improvement strategies for plant
• EMS monitoring for air and water on monthly basis
• Preparing CAPEX and OPEX for plant

Research Technician

   Oct 2007
— Oct 2008

Area of Specialization: Seawater and brackish reverse osmosis (SWRO & BWRO), Membrane bioreactor, Membrane filtration, Pre-screening

Responsible for operation and maintenance work for sewage treatment plant, seawater reverse osmosis plant

• Water quality inspection and characterization
• Problems troubleshooting in filters, ducts, piping connections, rotating equipment
• Carrying out RO element replacement
• Carrying out preventive maintenance on dual media filter, cartridge filter. UF membranes
• Maintaining chemical levels to adjust water quality parameters

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