I am a motivated and a seasoned professional with more than 25 years of progressive experience in Infrastructure Improvement Initiatives of Water and Wastewater Assets with extensive dealings with Utilities, Consultants, Mechanical and Electrical Contractors in planning, developing and implementing new technologies to existing and new water treatment facilities.
My responsibilities included Project Management, Consultant & Contractor Management, Construction Supervision, Software & Hardware Integration, Health and Safety.
I have sound knowledge of various engineering design principles; ability to read and interpret contract documents and other technical documentations, coupled with strong project management skills including stakeholder management, cost control and scheduling techniques
With good understanding of construction related practices, construction inspection, codes, standards and regulations including the Construction Lien Act and the Occupational Health and Safety Act and excellent familiarity with procurement/contracting principles, the development of contract documents, and the tender evaluation/award process
As a SCADA Integration Coordinator for the Region of Halton, I have been a lead in many of the Region’s Water Wastewater Infrastructure improvement initiatives some of which include:
As a Project Manager, I worked with Senior Management and Region’s Operations Group in identifying process enhancements needed for improving operational efficiencies of the Region’s Water Wastewater Assets, I worked closely and supervised Consultants and Contractors on the design and delivery of these Capital Infrastructure Improvement Initiatives.
My experience is all-encompassing; from writing RFP’s and RFQ’s, hiring and working with Consultants during the design and contract document stage, to supervising of Contractors through the construction & commissioning phase, (FAT/SAT), addressing of contract deficiencies and award of substantial completion.
Throughout my years of experience, I have developed respectable and strong relationships with the Region’s Stakeholders, Consultants, and Contractors.
I look forward to meeting with you to further discuss my suitability.
Thank you for your time and consideration.
Motivated and a seasoned professional with more than 25 years of progressive experience in Systems Integration and Automation of Water and Wastewater Assets with extensive dealings with Utilities, Consultants, Mechanical and Electrical Contractors in planning, developing and implementing new technologies to existing and new water treatment facilities.
Responsibilities include Project Management, Consultant & Contractor Management, Construction Supervision, Software & Hardware Integration, Health and Safety.
I have a strong history of execution of projects from RFP Stage to Pre-design, Design, Tender, Contract Award, Construction, and Commissioning to Warranty Phase.
Technical & Field Experience
Education & Professional affiliations
Degree Mechanical Engineering Technology Ryerson University
Diploma - Network Infrastructure Engineering The Institute for Computer Studies
Diploma Electronic Engineering Technology G.B.C.
Project Management Professional SPM Learning Studies
Advanced Contract Law, Project Management Concepts, Managing Project Time,
Project Risk, Project Quality, Project Integration & Project Charter
MBA Essentials – Enhancing Organizational Performance Learning Tree
Network Configuration & Network Trouble Shooting Hands On Learning Tree
Contractor Project Safety Management
Active Canadian Emergency Training, W.H.M.I.S, Intrinsic Safety in Hazardous Process Areas, Working at Heights, BA, EMI / EMC, First Aid/ CPR training.
Selected Achievements /Experience
Region Of Halton:
2014-2018 SCADA Implementation of 8 Wastewater Pump Stations (Phase I & II)
2016 Mid Halton Admin. Bldg. Expansion
2012-2013 W.A. Johnson Biosolids Facility SCADA and Network Upgrades
2006-2012 SCADA Upgrades of: Oakville South West Waste Water Treatment Plant, Oakville South East Waste Water Treatment Plant, Georgetown Waste Water Treatment Plant and Milton Waste Water Treatment Plant
Wrote the RFP’s for the SCADA Upgrades of the above Wastewater Treatment Plants.
Worked with the Region’s Operations group and other stake holders in identifying their needs of process improvement and SCADA/automation, wrote the RFP’s, hired the Consultants and worked with them through to the development of Specifications and Drawings during the Pre-Design and Design Stages, and development of PCN’s, PLC Code and HMI Interfaces.
Post design, worked with the Region’s purchasing and legal team’s in releasing the tender to the Street, put together an evaluation committee to evaluate the bids and manage the project through the Construction, Commissioning (FAT/SAT), addressing of contract deficiencies, award of substantial completion and warranty phase.
2002-2005 Site Supervisor – MacViro Engineering Consultants
Was stationed at the Harris Water Treatment Plant – City Of Toronto, as a Construction Health and Safety Inspector when the City went through a major PCS Upgrade initiative of their Water Treatment Facilities.