Certified Engineering Technician (CET) with over 25 years of Occupational Health and Safety (OHS), Quality Assurance (QA), Quality Control (QC),
and nondestructive inspection experience as a QA/QC, Total Quality Management (TQM), and Integrated Management System (IMS) manager. Experience
spans various industries including oil & gas, petrochemical, surface mining, pulp and paper. Responsibilities have included establishing quality
management programs and developing project-specific quality plans and procedures for owner; project management control (PMC); engineering, procurement,
and construction management (EPCM); engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC); and lump sum turnkey (LSTK) contracts. Served as Lead Auditor
and Third-Party Auditor relative to monitoring and evaluating contractors, prepared quality audit plans and schedules, developed quality portion of
bid packages, and led inspection teams.
WORK EXPERIENCE from 1993 to 2017
Relevant Project Quality Management Experience
1200 St. Martin Blvd, West Laval Quebe,
As Quality Representative Contractor,
Responsible for Supplier Quality, Quality Surveillance, overseeing all of the PMC and EPCM quality management work.
AMEC/Foster Wheeler Quality Representative: Dec. 2015 – Feb. 2017
Managed the construction of The Mercedes Benz Stadium, New Brunswick, Alma, and ST. Gedeon, Quebec fab shops. I had worked on the fabrication of this stadium as a representative for the owner on site. My work included review of drawings, NDT, Welding and code compliance, NACE coating inspections. The completion of this project will be done by the end of February 2017.
ENI Litchendjili Quality Manager (Republic of Congo) July 2014 – Nov. 2014
Off-shore and on shore Quality management for the Client and Saipam acting as the prime subcontractor to fabricate the jetty, oil rig jacket, pipeline and base. NACE coating inspections performed on the lift jackets and structural steel. QA/QC performed on the high strength steel reinforced concrete used for the footing and bedding. QA was performed on the quality plan of the concrete supplier and the implementation of the quality controls for materials, compactions, and acceptance / rejection of construction activities.
ApplusVelosi third party inspections (Houston) April 2014 – June 2014
Assurance of Quality and Quality Control verification for Applus Velosi inspections as a third party using Mintus Inspections Inc.
Quality Advisor WATL (Siemens) SNC-Lavalin T&D Construction Quality Advisor: Dec. 2012 – Nov. 2013
HVDC, AC Transmission Substations and Lines, 500 KV AC Underground Transmission. Construction Quality Advisor for 347 km bi-pole 500KV DC lattice Steel Transmission line from a new 510S Sunnybrook converter station adjacent to the existing Genesee 330P substation (in the North) to a new 511S Crossings converter station adjacent to the existing 102S Landon substation (in the South. The line has been divided into eight primary segments for ease of planning.)
Segment 1- Sunnybrook Substation Structure 1- 103 (17km)
Segment 2- Structure 104 - 188 (30km)
Segment 3- Structure 189 - 339 (49km)
Segment 4- Structure 340 - 414 (28km)
Segment 5- Structure 415 - 487 (26km)
Segment 6- Structure 490 - 681 (72km)
Segment 7- Structure 682 - 784 (63km)
Segment 8- Structure 785 – 956 Crossings substation (62km)
Owner Mintus Inspections Inc. Nov. 2011 – Aug. 2012
Mintus Inspections offers a variety of Inspection Services, from Quality Assurance and Quality Control through to NDT Examinations. Our experience gives you the confidence required, and our qualifications are beyond reproach.
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Suncor Energy Construction Quality Auditor. April 2011 – Oct. 2011
I was able to put the construction Quality and the Suncor QMS into effect, after the preservation was lifted.
Saudi Kayan (Sabic) TQM Specialist Sept. 2008 – Feb. 2010
Saudi Kayan – Saudi Kayan Refinery, Jubail, Saudi Arabia, February 2009. As Total Quality Management (TQM) Specialist, was responsible for managing the process of obtaining ISO certification for the plant.
Aker Solutions QA/QC Manager and Turnover Dec. 2010 – Aug. 2009
Aker Solutions – Project Cycle Management (PCM) Yanbu Project, Yanbu, Saudi Arabia,
June 2008. QA Turnover Engineer responsible for supervising contractors to ensure completion of construction turnover and mechanical completion for the Polyethylene, Polypropylene, and Process Hazard Unit (PHU) plants. Prior to Yanbu transfer, served as Project Monitoring and Control (PMC) Quality Manager for the Houston, Texas, office.
Ma-aden Aluminum Projects,
Jubail, Saudi Arabia,
As Quality Manager,
responsible for overseeing all project PMC and EPCM quality
FAHSS/TUV Aramco Supply Project,
Jubail, Saudi Arabia,
Served as QA/QC Manager
responsible for managing technical and contractual work between
FAHSS/TUV Saudi Arabia and Saudi Aramco.
Saudi Kayan Saudi Kayan Refinery,
Jubail, Saudi Arabia,
As Total Quality Management (TQM) Specialist,
was responsible for managing the process of obtaining ISO
certification for the plant.
Aker Solutions Project Cycle Management (PCM) Yanbu Project, Yanbu, Saudi
QA Turnover Engineer
responsible for supervising contractors to ensure completion of construction
turnover and mechanical completion for the
Polyethylene, Polypropylene, and Process Hazard Unit (PHU) plants. Prior to
Yanbu transfer, served as Project Monitoring and Control (PMC) Quality Manager
for the Houston, Texas, office.
Parsons Fluor Daniel (PFD) and Tengizchevroil PCM Project, Atyrau Beach,
As FE/FO Coordinator Welding Inspector,
was responsible for supervising the installation of flow orifices and flow elements
required for commissioning. Maintained parts and organized installation with
support staff of eight pipe fitters and supervisors.
Qatargas Phase II Project, Ras Laffan, Qatar,
PMC QA/QC Area Supervisor
responsible for nonconformance report (NCR) resolution,
scheduling, and progress reporting. Served as Company Representative for off
plot natural gas liquids (NGL) Nickel (Ni) tanks, jetty and dock construction,
and fabrication of five liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage tanks using
automatic and manual welding procedures.
Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) LNG Storage Tanks KOC Project, Kuwait,
PMC Senior Welding Inspector responsible for surveying welding and
nondestructive testing (NDT) completed by contractor and subcontractors.
Conducted qualification of welders and procedures for manual, semi-automatic,
and automatic welding. Ensured QC over fabrication yard for storage tank
fabrication using automatic welding.
Pegasus International Ca Mau Gas Pipeline Project, Ca Mau, Vietnam,
PMC QA/QC Welding Engineer and Inspector
responsible for providing welding
expertise and QA/QC. Reviewed 2020 RT pipe joints for client located in Vietnam.
Canadian Natural Resources Limited Canadian Natural Resources Limitedâ?™s
Horizon Oil Sands Facility, Fort McKay, Alberta, Canada,
As PMC QA Specialist,
developed and implemented procedures for subcontractor companies and
supporting site construction managers.
Fluor Corporation â?“ Shell Refinery Upgrader Project, Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta,
Provided PMC QA/QC Support
including providing surveillance
inspection and providing turnover package to the client. Traced pipelines to
boiler construction per detailed drawings.
Flint Energy Services â?“ Suncor Desulphurization Project, Fort McMurray, Alberta,
Served as Acting PMC QA/QC Lead
responsible for performing
pipeline construction and maintenance inspections including welding,
nondestructive examination (NDE), procedure qualification tests, welder tests,
and weld inspection management and procedure conformance.
Aker Maritime Kiewit Contractors (AMKC) Husky Energy White Rose Project, St.
Johns, Newfoundland, Canada,
March 2003-June 2003.
EPCM QA/QA Coordinator and Auditor
responsible for conducting scheduled internal audits for all
construction sites. Ensured ISO 9901 standards were applied internally and
Kellogg Brown & Root (KBR) US Military Support/US Government LOGCAP III
Employment, Various Locations, Iraq,
June 2003-October 2003.
PMC QA Coordinator
responsible for ensuring that construction of facilities was completed in
accordance with US Army policies and procedures.
OIS Fischer Inc., Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada,
responsible for writing and reviewing quality assurance procedures, implementing
health and safety procedures, and developing a computerized inspection data
Qatar Petroleum, Qatar,
As Senior PMC QA and Pipeline Welding Inspector,
inspected boilers and pressure vessels, performed risk evaluations,
and conducted incident and accident investigations. Other responsibilities
included loss prevention and piping QA.
Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, Calgary, Canada,
August 1997-February 1998.
responsible for conducting lectures relative to topics
including radiography and film interpretation.
AGRA Earth & Environmental, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada,
QA Inspector and Instructor
responsible for educating employees, providing QA and
inspection services, and assisting with business development.
British Columbia Ferries Corporation Ferry Port Construction and Repairs
Project, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada,
As QA Inspector,
ensured that subcontractors completed work per British Columbia Ferrys
Levelton Engineering Swartz Bay Construction Project, Vancouver, British
Project and Welding Inspector responsible for providing site construction
Ultrasonic Examination - (UT)
Level II Certified
Shear Wave, Straight Beam, Multi Probe and Thickness Surveys.
Radiographic Examination - (RT)
Level I Certified
Qualified Operator - (QO)
Magnetic Examination - (MT)
Level II Certified
Machines & Yokes (Fluorescent capabilities)
Examination - (PT)
Level II Certified
Conventional Red Dye
Dimensional Tolerance Verification
Production Efficiency Procedures
Oil and Gas Pipe Lines
Storage Tank Refurbishment
Pipeline Verification and Cross References
High Strength Bolts
C.G.S.B. Canadian General Standards Board
Ultrasonic, Level II
Magnetic Particle, Level II
Dye Penetrant, Level II
Radiographic technician, Level I
Canadian Welding Bureau:
ASME section VIII-1 and IX Level III
(Welding and Pressure Vessels Codes)
W47.1 and W59 Level III
(Structural Steel and Welding Codes)
Z662 Level III
(Gas and Oil Pipeline Codes)