obinna charles
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Electrical / instrumentation technician 150 000
Job Type: Full-Time , open to relocation


From 0 to 2010
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Electrical, Instrument & Control Engineer
Netcodietsmann Oil & Gas Servicing Company Limited
December 2012 - Present Day (4 years 8 months)

  • Full daily F.L.M. Observation in Plant.
  • Daily Routine checks on Running & Standby Units across the Plant.
  • Maintenance of Instrument Air-Compressor.
  • Calibration of Pressure Gauges, Temperature Gauges, Control Valves and Smart Transmitters.
  • Calibration and Troubleshooting of Level Switches, Pressure Switches, Temperature Switches, Pressure safety Valves, Pressure relief valves, Safety relief Valves and Portable Gas Detectors (Multi Gas Detectors)
  • .Installation, Maintenance, Calibration, of Hydro Carbon Gas Sensors.
  • Reading Ladder Logic programs, Cause and effect diagrams, P&I Diagrams.
  • Instrument maintenance and repair (Valves, Transmitters e.t.c).
  • Plan and direct the regular checking and recording of various Flows, Levels, and Pressures & Temperatures to ensure they are within specified Operating limits, review abnormal readings and take corrective maintenance.
  • Carry out maintenance on all Electric Motors across Plant.
  • Co-ordinate Subcontracted discipline Engineering activities and controls subcontracted discipline Engineering.
  • Delta-V Software for Utility in DCS.
  • Proper Interpretation of P&ID.
  • Deploying DDT for logical faults troubleshooting on Generating sets.
  • Utilising Megger Device Tool.
  • Giving Training to Trainees on MCC.
  • Monthly facility inspection of IM Training Equipment.
  • Prepare Instrumentation Training Team performance reports.
  • IM Trainee Attendance, requested absence and Medical absence record.
  • Managing the IM Reference Library, CBT Training Library and any other Training Reference material, including recording item issuance and recovering non-returned items.
  • Full Observation of Operating Integrity (OI).
  • Liaised with Operations Team for smooth running of the Plant at all time on duty.
  • Carry out Preventive, Corrective & Opportunity Maintenances on Electric Circuit Breakers, Contactors & Switches on field & MCC.
  • Take charge of Operations in case emergency and contact emergency Team as soon as possible. (Give immense support in any case OSD)
  • Participate in major overhaul & shutdown by observing production and maintenance periods for system shutdown. Also ensure that Plants are safe for maintenance to be carried out.
  • Raising and validating PTWs in an effective manner that enhances proper Operations.
  • Good Knowledge of other Discipline functions e.g Operations, Inspection & Process e.t.c
  • Serve as a Technical Key role on ESD, DCS & PLC System Project design and provide support during Implementations.
  • Monitor and ensure proper functioning of ESD & Fire Systems. Initiate and ensure that Overrides to the Systems are properly implemented during PMs & CMs accompanished with appropriate PTW. Overrides are disabled by normalising the Systems on completion of work.
  • Work with EPCs (engineering, procurement and construction contractors) in the development of all engineering deliverables, related to instrumentation
  • Provide technical assistance during construction, pre-commissioning, commissioning and start-up
  • Supervise a safe and efficient Start-up, running & shutdown of various Process plant & equipments. Process Monitoring and report abnormalities.
  • Supervise and coordinate the efforts of the Contractors within instrumentation, ensuring that the Contractor performs diligently all his obligations under the contract.

HVAC /Assistance electrician
sterling oil exploration and energy production company limited
May 2011 - April 2012 (1 year )

· Putting of thunder Arrestor at the light Towers of the site

· Laying of three phase Cables from the control room to the high pressure pump motor

· fixing of search light around the tank farm area of the site

· checking the generator battery gravity and quantity of acid weekly

· changing of bad florescent bulbs and choke around the site

· Checking the condition and temperature of some induction motors

· Preparing motor control panel and making of direct online starter panel

· Maintenance of all the air conditional by cleaning the filters and covers of the A.C and refilling of the compressor with gas.

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About Me

To be highly versatile, innovative, skillful member and attain peak professional competence and excellent at the job designation through team work as well as individualized and committed services of a well-structured organization striving with the existing staff towards the actualization of the cooperate goals.