My current objective is to make a success of my employment at Chevron, while also obtaining my Degree in Chemical Engineering.I also would like to enhance my knowledge of the engineering industry and explore the various avenues of the industry.
01/02/07 - current Chevron Oil Refinery
Chemical Process Operator Responsibilities: Ensuring the production of a petroleum product that meets design specifications Co-coordinating complex plant shutdown/start-up procedures Troubleshooting and Problem Solving when challenges occur Testing and routine work in the laboratory General Maintenance analysis on equipment Successfully completed competency qualifications on: Minimum Alkalisation, Jet Merox Catalytic Polymerisation Amine treating unit Sulphur recovery unit Ability to complete technical assignments e.g. pump and heat exchanger surveys, technical unit analysis/optimization/balances Proficient in Microsoft Office, Technical drawings [Solid Edge] and process modeling software (VBA) Working and technical knowledge of Crude and Vacuum Distillation Units, as well as Boilers and Utilities Plants Awareness of safety in the workplace Consulting and collaborating with engineers and different departments Understanding of chemical processes in the chemical industry Understanding and experience of marketing strategies and techniques
Currently completing the last 2 subjects via correspondence to obtain a Batchelors degree in Chemical Engineering National Diploma: Chemical Engineering Technology. 2005-2008 Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Received full bursary to South African College High School
Completed matric at South African College High School B aggregate obtained [with exemption]
Fire fighting Permit to Work Operational Excellence Certification Senior Process Operator
Volunteer Experience Worked with Habitat for Humanity in the rural areas, building houses for disadvantaged people in 2000. Currently working with Nazareth House school for mentally disabled children