Experience

  • Turnover Package Specialist

    at First Quantum Minerals, LTD

    August 2018 - December 2019

    Provincia de Colón

    • Evidence through documentation that the turnover System to Ops Department comply with good manufacturing and laboratory practices for licensed products. • Review and analyze the 4WLA schedule, to obtain or gather the information (Documentation of the design basis, fabrication, assembly, installation and testing of equipment) required to Turnover operational areas, Systems or Subsystems to the Ops Department • Act as liaisons between the Departments of Construction and Operation. • Responsible of completion and assembly of TOPs • Coordinate the walks between the Department of Commissioning and Operations Achievements: As an intermediary between two departments Construction and Operations, by having the documentation ready and applying research of the advances to Turn over the Equipment of Systems required complete for the efficient operation of the Mine

  • QA/QC Specialist/ Construction Specialist

    at Gas Natural Atlantico (AES Colon)

    May 2016 - June 2018

    Provincia de Colón

    - QA/QC Specialist: • Planning QA/QC activities in accordance with construction schedule • Coordinating QA/QC activities with construction team • Day to day QA/QC oversight and code compliance • Support during Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) • Review of on-site testing protocols and its implementation - Construction Specialist: Audit all the Electrical installation Performs, within the specific program, field inspections of the Electrical System under construction to determine compliance works according with drawings, specifications, construction contracts, and all other contract documents. Monitors construction to make sure that work is being completed according to schedule; recommends action, as necessary, to bring about adherence to schedule. Achievements: Combining QA / QC, construction and safety, I have obtained better results in Quality and Efficiency in a fast track project and integrate to the commissioning team.

  • Document Control Manager/ Engineering Supervisor/ Quality Control Inspector

    at Constructora Norberto Odebrecht Aeropuerto PEAIT

    May 2013 - April 2016

    Provincia de Panamá

    - Document Control Manager: Coordinates, implements, and maintains the Project Document Control System by using Aconex that is an online document management system. - Engineering Supervisor Quality Control Inspector - Inspect the Electrical part of the Main office and the Low Voltage Electrical System. - Assist the Responsible for the electrical of the Project throughout the process of design, redesign, assembly, testing, commissioning and delivery the equipment for the Electric, Special Communication System, Video and Bags and flights Information System. - Work with Commercial and purchasing Department in defining scope, assessment of subcontractors and suppliers and in the evaluation and negotiation of RFP. Achievements: Work in different task and also managed the Office of Document Control at the same time, I continued working as an Electrical Supervisor in the Engineering Department. I also developed several Request for Proposals (RFP) for different bidding systems.

  • Quality Control Inspector

    at Grupo Unidos por el Canal

    November 2010 - April 2013

    Provincia de Colón

    - Responsible for monitoring construction activities to verify compliance with drawings, specifications and documented procedures. - Assist the Quality Control Manager to establish, implement, monitor and improve the Project Quality Management system. - Participate in the 3 phase QA/QC methodology of inspections and meetings - Preparatory Phase, Initial Phase and Follow-up Phase. - Verify the “witness” and “hold” point’s inspections required by the relevant Inspection and Test Plans. - Undertake random checks of the status and availability of documents, including drawings, work procedures, instructions and follow-up documents. - Act as Liaise between several Team at all levels to establish and maintain communications, ensuring their prompt resolution. Achievements: For six months I attended the position of Quality Control Manager (Electromechanical discipline) at the Atlantic Site of the Project, implementing and verifying the Quality Control System

  • Assistant General Manager/Sales and Marketing/Field Supervisor

    at Ingeniería, Desarrollo y Construcción, S.A

    February 2010 - October 2010

    Provincia de Chiriquí

    - Gather and processing document all the data acquired in the project to estimate the costs of losses that weren’t estimated during the assembly of transmission lines and substations for the company in the province of Chiriqui. Also redesign the documentation for any kinds of claim from the client. - Electrical substations works inspection - Coordinate the preparation for the implementation of the Quality Management System ISO 9001:2008. Achievements: Make the company aware of the areas where there were losses recoverable by using a better planning method, in addition to collect vital information that can downsize time and budget. Coordinate the preparation for the implementation Quality Management System.

  • Technical Office Manager

    at IE&C(International Engineering & Construction Services, S.A.)

    November 2008 - November 2009

    Provincia de Colón

    - Monitor progress of the work in coordination with the Site Manager to document progress through the Project - Administration of all the documentation provided by the client, that was developed or design at the project. - Make monthly progress report on the work taking into account all aspects of installation - Train, coordinate and supervised the staff of the Technical Office. - Develop and deliver the respective Dossier and registry of the assemblies, - We also test the electrical, electronic and control and substation equipment. - Established a Risk Analysis committee - Trained, coordinate and supervised the Safety & Health staff to how implement the company procedures and policy in Safety matters. - Manage and supervised the warehouse staff, HSE and QA/QC. Achievements: Manage and coordinate three different specialties (QA/QC, HSE & Warehouse,). Develop formats and implement methodologies to optimize the management within the Project

  • Operation and Technology Manager

    at Power Quality & Savings, Inc

    June 2003 - August 2006

    Provincia de Panamá

    - Investigating, evaluating and approving new products. - Develop and teach courses in Power Quality - Preparing technical reports for clients - Performing technical presentations for customers - Developing and implementing the Industrial Safety Program for the installation of equipment and systems. - Coordinating the installation, commissioning and maintenance of equipment installed by the company and also coordinated and supervised technical staff. Achievements: Developed a Power Quality Training course for clients, as well as gained experience in evaluating new products. Design formats, standards to optimize the method to evaluate and advice clients.

  • Field Engineer

    at Contratista Generales Eléctricos

    July 2002 - December 2002

    Provincia de Colón

    - Position: Resident Engineer of the Installation of the Standard Control Cabinets Project (Panama Canal Authority) - Planning, organizing, coordinating and supervising the work and occupational safety of a crew of 12 workers in the installation of Standard Control Cabinets for the Gatun Locks. This work was done for the Panama Canal Authority (ACP). - Coordinating the weeks work with the Liaison Office of the ACP and Managing resources and personnel designated for this contract. Achievements: Leading a team of workers without accident or material losses, in addition to delivering the project within the contract schedule without problems

Education

  • - Seminario para Profesionales Idóneos Responsables de Empresas

    at SPIA

    2019 - 2019 (1 year) Provincia de Panamá

  • Construction Management Specialization

    at INCAE/ University of Texas

    2017 - 2018 (1 year) Provincia de Alajuela

  • - IEEE 3004 Standards Protections & Coordination

    at IEEE – Costa Rica

    2016 - 2016 (1 year) Provincia de San José

  • Direccion de Proyectos

    at INCAE-Nicaragua

    2016 - 2016 (1 year) Departamento de Masaya

  • - Curso de Soldadura para Ingenieros

    at INADEH

    2014 - 2014 (1 year) Provincia de Panamá

  • Welding Visual Inspection

    at CETI-Arco Industrial

    2011 - 2011 (1 year) Provincia de Panamá

  • Environmental Assessor/ Environmental Assessment and Auditing

    at ULACIT

    2001 - 2001 (1 year) Provincia de Panamá

  • • Occupational Safety and Health Analyst

    at Universidad Santa María La Antigua

    2000 - 2000 (1 year) Provincia de Panamá

  • Electromechanical Engineering

    at Universidad Tecnologica de Panamá

    1987 - 2000 (13 years) Provincia de Panamá

Services offered

  • Quality Assurance and Quality Control Specialits

    Electromechanical Engineer with more than 15 years of experience in Project Management, Trained to develop inspection of mechanical, electrical, thermal, electronic systems with additional capacity to implement Quality Assurance and Control in Mega Projects, to fulfill and contribute with the assigned functions, achieving short, medium and long-term goals with efficiency. Taking as essential the implementation of Industrial and Environmental Safety standards to be efficient

Knowledge and keywords

Languages

  • English Negotiation

  • Spanish Native

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