Project Administration background with 10+ years of experience in the Potash Mining sector.
Integrating multiple sources of project information
Experience in Aconex, SmartPlant, Prolog, Encompass and Sharepoint
Information management systems
SKILLS AND STRENGTHS
Administrator Project Services (Site Document Control)
Document Control Lead
Responsible for the planning and execution of the day-to-day maintenance activities within the mine site.
Coordinate with contractors, mange daily, weekly, and "look-ahead" schedules, as well as organize and assign break-in work as required.
Manage sub-contractor scopes, and work with the planning department to schedule work.
Construction monitoring and inspection.
Organisation of meetings and activities
Investigate customer quality issues and perform root cause analysis; propose corrective/ preventive actions for production to mitigate the risk of issue and update drawings accordingly.
Conduct weekly meetings with suppliers; approve alternative parts during supply chain shortages.
Design new fixtures for the production line and 3D print them using ESD safe materials.
Mining Management Consultant Advisor
Development of gold refining ore processing plant project.
Construction of precious metals smelting facilities.
Small mining consultancy for the development of technical procedures.
Support safe and efficient achievement of production and development targets through operation of underground mining equipment.
Work safely in a mining environment and able to follow the procedures and policies that are in place.
Underground Mine Trainer
Develop and deliver underground mobile/mining equipment, and safety training
Work closely with multiple departments to ensure all training requirements are met.
Perform competency evaluations and refresher courses applicable to the Mines Regulations.
Division Manager (Project Manager)
● Responsible for executing Productivity, obsolescence, and LCM projects.
● Performing project feasibility studies, developing rational business case and present it for approval.
● Coordinate internal resources, multiple stakeholders and third parties/vendors for the flaw-less execution of projects
● Coordinate internal resources, multiple stakeholders and CFT’s for the flawless execution of projects.
● key role in performing scope definition, stakeholder identification, scheduling for project execution,
● Developing detailed project plans to arrive at long term commitments to customers and track progress
● Developing team objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders, and ensuring technical feasibility
● Using appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule, and costs
● Performing risk identification, evaluation, and mitigation to minimize project risks.
Project Controls Specialist
Create, monitor and update projects schedules, identifying critical activities, reviewing forecasts and progress.
Perform change management functions and maintain change management records of scope changes, trends, and variances.
Record projects progress and cost updates in 4Castplus. Prepare and issue Invoices and progress billings.
Mineral Exploration Field Engineer
Use the induced polarization method to perform mineral exploration and underground water detection in Canada and U.S
Induced polarization (IP) data and GPS/DGPS location processing; Learn to use the Dias 32 system software to perform IP surveys
R&D, test, and operate snake wire to perform underground water detection in North Dakota. The purpose of the project is to prevent 100-year flooding
Project management involving initial concept coordination with customer, design and calculations, component selection, drawings, pricing and delivery the components and long lead items, and manufacturing and assembly support.
Designing, detailing and project management involving industrial equipment
Manage projects from initial concept through to quoting, design and production
Project Coordinator/ Scoping Engineer
Assist Superintendent in daily planning, scheduling, and material procurement, and coordinate with Engineer of Record for field design changes and request for information.
Complete signoff packages and submit to client for approval; file pre-pour, pour, and post-pour concrete checklists and track the concrete quantity. Monitor marine rock placement and review survey.
Track equipment and fuel usage, draft bills and cost reports for the client, coordinate equipment procurement through vendors, send out RFP packages, evaluate bids, draft QCS documentation and plan equipment mobilization.
Field Construction Superintendent
Assisting Project Manager in construction planning and construction work packaging for scopes of work that fall within the area of responsibility
Field management of roofing contractors and other trades, including monitoring of contractor performance insuring compliance with all project objectives - SHEQ, Cost, Schedule, and Quality
Senior Site Document Control
Document Management and Control in ProjectWise and SmartPlant (SPF)
• Graded assignments, quizzes, deliverables, reports, laboratories
• Supervised Laboratories and tracked student participation
• Assisted and guided students through the understanding of class materials
• Helped students improve their communication skills
Prepare quality control inspection and test reports, field safety reports, laboratory test reports
and office assignments
Consistently execute prescribed technical procedures and safe work practices while following all
applicable regulatory requirements and contract specification
Conduct construction monitoring and inspections, as well as verify progress with reference to
provided drawings and specifications
Concrete testing and reporting, including density, spread, temperature, air content, etc.
Collecting samples and completing lab testing and reporting
Supply Chain Operations Manager
Coordinating and facilitating Divisional strategic supply chain management with a focus on organizational change initiatives and functions.
Collaborating with all internal and external stakeholders to prepare, plan, and implement center-led warehouse and inventory operations.
Provide direction on the corporate disposal function, ensuring timely, effective, and efficient disposal of company assets to achieve maximum return on surplus items.
Supply Chain Lead
Developed a complete supply chain infrastructure; policies and procedures, bid document templates, evaluation tools, change management templates, and standard agreements consistent with best-practice and in accordance with Canadian solicitation laws
Successfully lead all competitive bid processes and supply chain functions related to critical contracts identified in the bridge phase; from formation to execution
Supported the ownership group and key stakeholders in advancing efforts on updating the capital cost estimate, including establishment of a project-specific P&C strategy.
Technical Services Lead
Mine Planning and scheduling. Capital development, mine infrastructure design, ventilation planning, ground control design and inspections.
Underground surveying. Lateral and vertical development designs, markups, pickups.
Development drill/blast jumbo management. Sandvik ISure drill blast design and implementation.
Daily maintenance of pH probes, Outotec analyzer system, and lime system for mills; configuration & maintenance of Allen-Bradley PLC’s and Wonderware HMI systems
Installation & maintenance of tubing & pump hoses for CUSO4 & reagent system; calibration & maintenance of scales to compliant standards as per ISO 9000 and ISO 14000
Dismantle, assemble, install, clean, inspect, calibrate, test, repair, and replace parts and wiring on all types of instrumentation and electronic devices; maintain, install, repair all types of process tele-communication and instrumentation cable or wiring
Researched and designed a new process method that decreased product operational costs by 90% from other established industry methods.
Managed an interdepartmental project for scale-up design and implementation of a new process targeted for pharmaceutical clinical trials
Performed feasibility studies and presented analysis and alternative design options to executive stakeholders
Associate Process Engineer
Project lead for multiple projects including potash sample preparation, potash research, and pilot scale tests.
XRT Sorting Testwork
Create quotes and execute the project from start to finish
Project Engineering Consultant
Managed front end-engineering design, funding applications and regulatory positioning of a carbon capture and sequestration facility, designed to capture CO2 from the flue gas of SAGD plant once-through steam generators.
Managed delivery of both small and major brownfield projects, primarily within operating facilities. Includes addition of once-through steam generators at three SAGD facilities, process debottlenecking scopes and ESG improvement projects (solar panel installation, sale oil truck-out vent gas capture).
Provided operations engineering support to four SAGD central processing facilities, including diagnosis and rectification of equipment failures and process issues. Led proactive improvement initiatives (e.g. control narrative and shutdown key optimization for downtime mitigation).
Handle day to day problems with various departments with regards to keeping production moving
Work with TUV for certification of Dryair product
Creation and maintenance of partsbooks
Senior Project Manager
Complete Cycle of Project Management
Junior Project Engineer
Analyzed and monitored plant operations using OSIsoft.
Standardized datapoints and tags through PI Systems
Facilitated plant/site data optimization
Manage people and resources on 2 different projectss.
Master of Arts, History
Master of Arts, History
Bachelor of Arts Honours, History
Bachelor of Arts Honours, History