Basic Info

Raphael Onovo

More than 15 years

Warri, Nigeria

Bachelor's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

Team Lead Building Services Management at Shell Petroleum Development Company

Experience Details

Team Lead Building Services Management

Operations/Management

Experienced (Non-Manager)

• • Safeguarding technical integrity and improving the reliability of the following Air-conditioning Facilities in Warri and Port Harcourt: Room unit A/Cs - 8500+ across the division; Central A/C Equipment and Plant Rooms, rated 1350KW, 800KW, 550KW Cooling Capacity and below; Mortuary in hospital; Cold rooms, Chillers and Freezers in Field Logistic Base Restaurant Kitchens.
• Carrying out new Central A/C Projects in Base Locations in Warri and Port Harcourt, Field Location Bases and Production Plants.
• Managing budgets and controlling costs by influencing consumer behavior and transparency of cost allocation.
• Identifying the training needs of staff, provide required budget and arrange required training program to ensure all competency gaps are closed.
• Managing contractor teams including HSE supervision, performance management, and development of local contractor skill base while ensuring compliance to Company standards.
• Coordinating the provision of effective Air-conditioning services to Production Asset Teams (Land and Swamp)
• Managing existing Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) with the Landlord Communities to ensure no disruption to SPDC business.
• Provides continuous management of change in Air-conditioning industry both at the national and Shell Companies In Nigeria (SCIN) level, in line with developments in SCIN business.
• Providing a wide range of HSE-critical support services in multiple locations across Nigeria, while ensuring adherence to life saving rules by a large, diverse work force, including unskilled community workers.
• Manages the continued technical integrity of aging infrastructure, within constrained budget ceilings and conflicting customer expectations


Company Details

Shell Petroleum Development Company

Nigeria

More than 1000 employees

Oil and Gas

N/A

Mar 2012 to Jun 2016 (4 years 3 months)
Electrical Maintenance Engineer at Shell Petroleum Development Company

Experience Details

Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Operations/Management, Installation/Maintenance/Repair, Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture

Experienced (Non-Manager)

• Playing a key role in electrical engineering design, procurement, construction and the commissioning of infrastructure services projects
• Contributing significantly to a multidisciplinary team including both owner and contractor staff to execute the project on time, within budget and to the agreed quality standards
• Meeting corporate standards for electrical integrity, reliability, maintenance, optimisation and safety for systems, equipment and workers
• Preparing and reviewing the discipline aspects of tender packages and writing specifications for standards and approved vendors
• Formulating and implementing strategies to increase efficiency by streamlining processes across service areas and leveraging best practices
• Carrying out benchmarking activity and ensuring consistency with global best practices and SLAs
• Reviewing and updating contract strategies, including analysing spend, future requirements and current vendor performance
• Monitoring, auditing and guiding building facilities design to ensure that all electrical work aligned with company integrity assurance policies and other standards, codes and practices
• Monitoring contractor progress
• Steering design issues through to resolution to deliver the electrical design package and documentation in line with project cost, reliability, availability, quality, schedule and HSE objectives
• Verifying engineering drawings, specifications and requisitions
• Developing and monitoring service line budgets for various facilities


Company Details

Shell Petroleum Development Company

Warri, Nigeria

More than 1000 employees

Oil and Gas

N/A

Dec 2005 to Feb 2012 (6 years 2 months)
Electrical Engineer at Shell Petroleum Development Company

Experience Details

Electrical Engineer

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Operations/Management, Project/Program Management

Experienced (Non-Manager)

• Conduct Preliminary surveys and prepares schematic, preliminary electrical work drawings for the construction and maintenance of new or remodeled facilities
• Carry out inspections of work in progress and advises contractors’ site Engineers on interpretation of plans and specifications
• Inspect materials, workmanship and electrical installations for conformance to plans and specifications.
• Discuss plans, specification and work schedules with contractors and resolves problems associated with projects.
• Maintain records of progress quantities changes delays and other pertinent factors affecting projects.
• Conduct correspondence involving technical problems concerning electrical engineering standards and code requirements
• Inspect existing facilities to ascertain their condition and prepares reports depicting the condition deficiencies observed design necessary for repairs and estimated cost of repairs.
• Carry out Health Safety and Environment surveys of structures and maintains associated equipment.
ACHIEVEMENTS
• Actively supported the commission and start up of Infrastructure facilities, safely and efficiently, demonstrating operational reliability prior to handover to the Operator (Loop troubleshooting and support, critical electrical tests, spare part recommendations, performance monitoring). .
• Ensured timely completion of all as built drawings, construction dossiers, vendor documents, and operating / maintenance manuals and also Utilized Engineering expertise, to Write technical papers for meetings and management reporting; Used problem solving techniques to resolve design engineering issues; Reviewed and commented on Contractor drawings, reports and documents; Recognized as an experienced engineer in the design, construction and maintenance of similar Building Electrical Facilities and appliances;
• Guided Contractors in carrying out detail engineering and purchasing activities in matters related to electrical engineering; lead/coach a team of electrical specialists during the construction phase of the project
• Developed the project specifications and designs, and ensured full compliance with these specifications and regulatory requirements in execution of Infrastructure projects which also includes procurement, construction and commissioning


Company Details

Shell Petroleum Development Company

Warri, Nigeria

More than 1000 employees

Oil and Gas

N/A

Jan 2004 to Dec 2005 (1 year 11 months)
Electrical and Instrument Engineer at Dreasser Rand Nigeria Limited

Experience Details

Electrical and Instrument Engineer

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Installation/Maintenance/Repair, Project/Program Management

Experienced (Non-Manager)

• Execute the Installation of instrument such as Pressure switches, vibration switches, level switches, Temperature switches Level controller, Level glasses Level control valves, Level transmitters, Level indicator switches, Regulators Pressure controllers, Pressure control valves, Shut down valves both operational and emergency valves
• Installation of Local and station Control Panel
• Installation of Junction boxes and cable trays
• Refurbishment of the Nigeria Gas Company Compressor station for Shell Petroleum
Development Company
• Servicing of Process plant valves such as Gate valves, Ball valves, Needle valves Butterfly valves and Globe valve
• Supervise project/specialist procurement decisions, including sub-contracting Monitored and provide assurance on compliance with applicable HSE & and other Shell/regulatory requirements


Company Details

Dreasser Rand Nigeria Limited

Warri, Nigeria

N/A

Engineering Services, Oil and Gas

N/A

Apr 2000 to Jan 2004 (3 years 9 months)

Education

Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering

Education Details

Bachelor of Engineering

Electrical Engineering

University of Nigeria Nsukka, Nigeria

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

N/A

University of Nigeria Nsukka
1990 - 1996
High School - Other

High School Details

Other

Boys Secondary School Nara

Nigeria

1985

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

Boys Secondary School Nara
1985

Certifications

Certificate details

Certified Facilities Manager

Jun 2011

N/A

N/A

N/A

International Facilities Management Association

N/A

Certificate details

Project Management Professional

Aug 2011

N/A

N/A

N/A

Project Management Institute

N/A

Certificate details

Authorised Electrical Person

Apr 2016

N/A

N/A

N/A

Shell Petroleum Development Company

N/A

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

Electrical Engineering II

Mar 2010

Shell Training School

N/A

Training/Course Details

Electrical Engineering I

Jun 2009

Shell Global Solution

N/A

Training/Course Details

Essentials of Project Management

Aug 2006

Shell Global Solution

N/A

Training/Course Details

Operation and Development of Production Systems

Jun 2008

Shell Global Solution

N/A

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Self-assesed Skills

Languages

English

English

: Advanced

: Advanced

: Advanced

: Advanced

Tools and Technologies

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office

: Advanced

: High

:

More than 7 years

SAP

SAP

: Advanced

: High

:

More than 7 years

AutoCAD 2D

AutoCAD 2D

: Beginner

: High

:

1-3 years

Primavera

Primavera

: Beginner

: Medium

:

Less than 1 year

Fields of Expertise

Electrical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

: Advanced

: High

:

More than 7 years

Project Engineering

Project Engineering

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Facilities Management

Facilities Management

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Key Skills

Analytical, Communicator, Customer-oriented, Problem Solver, Team Player

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