Webcast July 3 2014

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Comprehensive knowledge and hands-on experience in all aspects of process engineering including process simulation, development of PFDs, and equipment sizing and specification
Working knowledge of project management and ability to successfully lead multiple projects
Expertise in oil and gas processing, biofuels, and water and wastewater treatment
Detail-oriented, highly organized, with strong analytical and problem solving skills
Excellent communication skills with exceptional team-building and interpersonal skills

ViSens Energy Inc., Saskatoon Feb 2011 – May 2012
Developed a process computer simulation for ethanol production from wheat straw using a commercial process simulator
Successfully conducted an environmental assessment and quantification of greenhouse gases emission reductions according to government-approved protocols and ISO 14064
Established relations with technology vendors and strategic partners for core process units for the development of a cellulosic ethanol demonstration facility

Engineer Intern
Vehicle and Equipment Services, City of Saskatoon, Saskatoon Nov 2010 – Aug 2011
Generated an evaluation report on current regulations and status of biodiesel use as an automotive fuel under Canadian weather conditions
Collaborated with equipment suppliers for the design of a customized biodiesel blending system to be incorporated to existing fuel facilities

Research Assistant
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Sept 2008 – Jan 2011
University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon
Design and installed an experimental setup for the study of water treatment by ozonation
Developed experimental procedures for testing solid catalysts and sorbent materials with potential application in water treatment facilities using ozonation

Ecapetrol, Petroleum Training School, Cucuta, Colombia Jan 2007 – Jun 2008
Corpetrol, Technical Petroleum Institute, Cucuta, Colombia Jan 2006 – Dec 2006
Trained technicians in various areas of petroleum chemistry and oil and gas production including, drilling fluids, well service, surface facilities, and gas conditioning
Collaborated with academic staff on the modification and update of technical programs in the areas of petroleum chemistry and oil and gas production