About John Amman

Description

Self motivated and focused professional with over 20 years experience in the oil and gas sector with a background in construction. Safety oriented with exposure to HSE standards and regulation in addition to its implementation in the work place. Embraces teamwork with effective written and oral communication skills. Effective problem solving and has the ability to assess and initiate task independently. Proficient in Projects, Commissioning and workover activities.

Education

Experince

  • 2009 - 2018
    Petroleum Company of Trinidad and Tobago

    Senior Refinery Operator

    .Ensures all Work Practices are carried out in Compliance with HSEQ Standards and Regulation & SOP’s, Authorizes Work Permit System •Conducts Safety Audits, Tool Box Talks, Participates in SOP/JHA/PHA/PSM Development and Compliance Audits. Near Miss Reporting and Desktop Drills •Control Process Operation and CCP’s for Desired Product Specification. •Directs and Conducts the Safe and Controlled Start-Up/Shutdown Operation of Plant and Equipment under Routine and Emergency Conditions •Ensures Safe Isolation and Re-Commissioning for Static and Rotation Equipment •Supervises, Coaches and Assess Performance of Assigned Operating Personnel. •Supervises Maintenance and Turnaround Activities. Liaises with Craft Personnel in Troubleshooting and Programming Control Loops, PLC and SIS Loops. •Liaises with Laboratory Personnel in Ensuring Product Quality. PROJECTS •2008 - Journey Towards Excellent Program – Structured Operator Rounds Development Team member •2008-2009 - Isomerization Complex Commissioning Coordinator: •2012/2014 - Isomerization Complex Turnaround Coordinator: .2018 -Isomerization Complex Preservation Team

  • 1998 - 2009
    Petroleum Company of trinidad and Tobago.

    Junior Refinery Operator

    •Reported to Senior Operator, Monitors equipment, Logs and analyzes reading •Assisted in routine plant startup/shut down and emergency activities •Performed Startup/shut down of static and rotating equipment in accordance to standard operating procedures and safe practices. •Performed proper Isolation and hand over of equipment for maintenance activities, •Conducts safety audits and participates in HSE activities, Conducts chemical and oil survey •Carries out sample collection and site chemical testing, Assist in product routings/storage PROJECTS •2005 - # 1 Hydrotreater Unit Offsite Turnaround Coordinator. •2006 - Journey Towards Excellent Program – Operational and Technical Task for Efficient Rounds Coordinator for Hydrogen Plant •2006 - Journey Towards Excellent Program – Structured Operator Rounds Development Team member.

  • 1998 - 1998
    Whessoe Overseas Limited

    QA/QC Technician

    Atlantic LNG Train 1 Project QA/QC Verification and Documentation, Weld Mapping, Compilation of Turnover Dossier, Erection & Fabrication and Welding Inspection on LNG Storage Tanks,NDT Inspection and Testing, Field Material Inspection, Pre and Post Weld reviews and Oversight of repair and Corrective Actions

  • 1997 - 1998
    Super Industrial services Limited

    QA/QC Technician

    PCS Nitrogen Ammonia Project 04 Unit QA/QC Verification and Documentation, Weld Mapping, Compilation of Turnover Dossier, Welders Certification, Erection & Fabrication and Welding Inspection on Structural, Piping and Vessels, Shop and Field Material Inspection, Hydrostatic and Pneumatic testing, NDT testing and Co-ordination, Pre and Post Weld reviews and Oversight of repair and Corrective Actions, Alloy verification.

  • 1995 - 1997
    Caribbean Inspection and Metallurgical Services Limited

    NDT Technician II

    PROJECTS; Petrotrin Refinery Upgrade, Trinidad Methanol Limited Construction, Offshore NGC/Bp Platform, WASA Water Storage Tank –Tobago, Hess Oil Terminal Storage Tank Inspection - St Lucia, Welding Inspection –Antigua & Barbados. QA/QC Verification and Documentation, Fabrication ,Erection and Welding inspection on piping and Vessels, , Statutory Inspection of Boilers and Pressure vessels, Tank Inspection and Calibration, NDT testing and Co-ordination, Hydrostatic and Pneumatic testing Pre and Post heat Weld Treatment, Corrosion Control-Cathodic Protection and Coating Inspection.

  • 1994 - 1994
    Powergen

    Electrical & Electronic Trainee Technician

    Servicing, repairing and maintenance of Motors, Generators, Electrical Systems and components, Electronic and Pneumatic Instrumentation Equipment and circuitry

  • 1993 - 1993
    Nestle Trinidad Limited

    Electrical & Electronic Trainee Technician

    Servicing, repairing and maintenance of Motors, Generators, Electrical Systems and components, Electronic and Pneumatic Instrumentation Equipment and circuitry