A seasoned mechanical engineering professional with over 10years mining experience, having massive exposure to a broad spectrum of operational and management practice; a team player, who places strong premium on coordination, communication and control systems and processes. Please review the enclosed resume. This would provide an overview of my background, experience, and accomplishments. Possess extensive and applicable experience acquired at diverse situations, presently positioned as a senior mechanical engineer at Goldfields Ghana Limited and previous position as engineering business impro …[+] vement specialist, planned maintenance coordinator, maintenance supervisor, mechanical project supervisor (EPC), lead technician etc. A brief overview of SAP skills and other types of CMMS; Certified process plant improvement engineer, certified as an Inspecting engineer and I hold HND in mechanical and a top up in BSc Mechanical, broad experience in field services and installation, as well as project management and predictive maintenance methodologies. Experienced in strategy and development with a passion for Projects and Maintenance. My strength in strategic thinking allows me to quickly see patterns and trends in various data streams, allowing for optimizations and preventative strategies. I have a passion for Continuous Improvement, and apply this to all processes. I am well furnished with what it takes to attain valued cost effectiveness through business process re-engineering processes of the engineering operations (reliability, maintenance, planning, etc.), metallurgical processes, Safety Health Environment and Quality assurance function and strong business strategic focus to fit the bigger picture of any organization, by way of placing corporate strategy and sustainability at the heart and ensuring value for money. Ability to carry out formal and informal coaching to subordinates. Wide knowledge base of mobile and fixed plants. Extremely IT literate which allows me to quickly adapt to any software package. [-]
Responsible for the safety and environmental issues in the processing plant
Responsible for leading and supervising a team of engineers as they develop, test, modify, and create solutions to technical problems.
Responsible for engineering planning, organizing, leading, and controlling
Responsible for the training of subordinate and contractors
Ensuring the department meets operational requirements for major expansion
Building a culture of empowerment and delivery by implementing systems to sustain production improvements
Manage maintenance and rebuilding works in a CIL plant
Oversee installation, operation, maintenance, and repair to ensure that machines and equipment are installed and functioning according to specifications.
Modeling maintenance strategy to maximize equipment availability.
Specify system components and direct modification of products to ensure conformance with engineering design, safety requirement and performance specifications.
Evaluating engineering approaches and risks.
Implementation of cost cutting projects.
Providing effective analytical support for the Business Improvement function
Optimizing of engineering process on crushing and milling circuit.
Modeling maintenance strategy to maximize equipment availability.
Manage cost reduction projects and production increase projects
Ad hoc analysis on production and cost issues
Developing strategic management operating systems to meet operating target.
Conducting data analysis for value ideas generated within various departments
Implementing of business improvement projects, ideas and strategies through coaching
Caring out training and coaching at all levels of employees in business improvement skills and tools
Conducting sustainability auditing of business improvement ideas to ensure continued realization of benefits.
Conducting audits on Business Improvement data
Providing effective implementation support for the Business Improvement function in the department.
Supporting the implementation of value-adding business improvement projects, ideas and strategies in the engineering department.
Initiate action plan on critical equipment failure and investigation reporting.
Coordinate shut downs, field investigate, plan upgrading works and over inspect PM checks.
Develop general planned tasks, maintenance programs, flow systems, set repair priorities and labour estimate.
Tracking of risk assessment and reporting of deviation into RATS for compliance.
Manage maintenance and rebuilding PM plan for the CIL plant.
Developing bill of materials, stock taken, ANSI’s documentation, etc.
Duties include; handling all mechanical aspects of any addition plant project or new plant modifications to suit production demands and safety.
Notable among these are 17MW diesel Power station and Sag Mill servicing, Pit Dewatering Project, CIL overhead crane, hydraulic harmer and enerpack installation, Conveyor #9 installation, Slurry pumps installation and services e.g. 8/6, 10/8, 14/12, 16/14 etc, Assist outside plant, process plant and crusher crews when the need arises.
Specify system components and direct modification of products to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications.
Diagnoses & resolves equipment problems in the processing plant.
Initiate action plan on critical equipment failure and investigation reports.
Perform day to day running of the process plant on rotational shift basis
Competent to work methodically, precisely and aptitude to operate mobile crane e.g. 14T,35T, etc
General mechanical and maintenance works in CIL plant on the company’s Krupp gyratory and Nordberg pebble crushers, sag & ball mills, apron feeders, belt conveyors, lube systems, gearboxes, compressors, agitator various pumps e.g. Warman, Millmax, Ajax etc.
Conduct research that tests and analyzes the feasibility, design, operation and performance of equipment, components and systems.
Planned maintenance checks and inspections on plant machineries and equipment.
Monitoring, servicing, repair and installation of air lines and all installed instrument e.g. pressure gauges, pressure relief valves etc.
Industrial Project Case Study on Engineering Designs
Investigating company’s factory lay-out and plant lay-out as part of academic project.
Draw and modified plant lay-out and factory lay-out for company. Both hard and soft copy.
Assist preventive maintenance checks and repairs on equipment’s such as feeders, separators, refrigeration plant, air compressors, decanters, elevators, 5 stage cookers, various types of pumps, gearboxes etc
General mechanical plant works and services
Preventive maintenance checks and repairs on equipment such as feeders, separators, refrigeration plant, air compressors, decanters, elevators, 5 stage cookers, various types of pumps, gearboxes etc.
Trained on maintenance planning management systems.
All aspects of repair, maintenance and servicing of hydraulics, pneumatics, compressors, boilers, conveyors, pumps, gearboxes, light and heavy vehicles as well as installation and repair of workshops industrial equipment.
Tracking records of servicing and repair works on the company’s mobile plant equipment which includes overhauling of engines, transmission etc.
Monitoring of project, workers time sheet, trucks and equipment etc.
Trained as a machinist on various types of machine tools e.g. lathe machine, universal milling machine, shaping machine etc.
Exposed to CNC lathes. Using computer numerically controlled (CNC) machine tools to cut, drill, shape and finish products and components. Producing small and large batch quantities of components to meet customer specifications.
Setting up material to be worked on and rotating it at speed whilst continually adjusting the lathe’s cutting edge to strip away excess metal to precise specifications. Lathe work also used to bore holes and create internal threading.
Providing a high quality precision engineering for the manufacture of components and assemblies.
Reading from paper drawings, CAD data using DXF, IGES, STEP and STL, or from native CATIA, ProE and DUG models.
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
2012 - 2015
| Bachelor of Science
Throughout my career, I have been committed to the continual professional development and completed other quality, production, and industrial technology certificate. Completed post graduate certificate in operations management at Melbourne University Australia, Certified process plant improvement engineer, certified as an Inspecting and sectional heads of engineer's by the Ghana Mineral Commission, proficient in Windows, MS Office Suite, CMMS, Auto CAD, MS project, etc
ADVANCED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
• Planned Maintenance
• Preventative Maintenance
• Business Improvement
• Project Management
• Cost Control
• Team Leadership
• Maintenance planning
• Strategic Planning
• People Management
• Laser Alignments
• Project Management
• Workshops Routines
• Fault finding / Problem solving
• Systems Implementations
• Continuous Improvement
• Cost Management
• Machine Shop Routines
• Health and Safety Management/ COSHH
• Mobile Crane Operation
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