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Ajmal Mothira Peedika

Candidate ID: 1849306

Career Summary

Currently working as a Coating Inspector Level II (PID) for Saudi Aramco Projects Inspection Department (GIS) through Intertek Saudi Arabia Company since April 2017. Overall experience of 9 years in which 8 years with Saudi Aramco projects.

Skill Set

Coating, Welding, Quality control, Quality assurance, Painting, Powder coating, Coating inspector, Painting inspector, Quality supervisor

Professional Information

Total Experience : 9

Nationality : India

Qualification Level : Engineering Graduates/PG

Job Function : Oil / Gas / Petroleum

Work Location Preference : Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, UAE

Detailed Profile


Currently working as a Coating Inspector Level II (PID) for Saudi Aramco Projects Inspection Department (GIS) through Intertek Saudi Arabia Company since April 2017. My duties include monitoring and ensuring the quality of various stages of the project executed by different contractors under Saudi Aramco Onshore Maintain Potential Projects. I work for the Southern Area Onshore Maintain Potential Projects Inspection Unit under Inspection Department (ID/UPID/OMPPIS/SAOMPPIU).

Having an overall experience of 9 years in Piping & Pipeline and Steel Structure construction inspection and 8 years in Saudi Aramco Projects under different companies, I have secured wide knowledge and experience in all stages of quality control activities during project execution and every day I look forward to learn more and be more productive.

LOCATION Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. (Presently in Shaybah on temporary assignment)

EDUCATION B-Tech in Mechanical Engineering (Calicut University).

LANGUAGES English (Comprehensive, Reading, Writing)
Hindi (Comprehensive, Reading, Writing)
Malayalam (Comprehensive, Reading, Writing)
Arabic (Beginner)

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS • Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering from Calicut University Kerala. (Saudi Embassy Attested. Saudi Council of Engineers no. 237763(not renewed since 2017).
• Bgas Grade I Painting Inspector. Passed Aramco-CBT PID_Coating-PID: Coating Inspector Qualification Exam – English (ENU) SAP # 80002639
• CSWIP 3.1 Welding inspector. Passed Aramco-CBT PID_Welding-PID: Welding Inspector Qualification Exam – English (ENU) SAP # 80002639
• ASNT Level II certified in RT UT, MT, PT
• Certified Internal Quality Auditor ISO 9001-2015
EQUIPMENT PROFICIENCY Whirling Hygrometer, Dew point Calculator, Testex Tape, Micrometer, Comparator, Surface Profile Gauge, Orifice Gauge, Hypodermic Needle Pressure Gauge, High Voltage Holiday Detector, Wet Sponge Pin Hole Detector, Chloride Testing Kit, Hydraulic Adhesion Tester-Dolly Test, Peel Strength Gauge etc.

Professional Summary:
April 2017 - Present Coating Inspector Level II - Intertek Saudi Arabia Company - Project Inspection Department, Saudi Aramco.
Nov 2013 – April 2017 Coating Inspector, Mechanical Inspector– Mace Saudi Arabia Company – Saudi Aramco contractor QC dept.
July 2012 – December 2013 Mechanical inspector – Millcraft Projects –contractor QC dept. Mangalore, India.
Work Experience:
Coating Inspector – Intertek Saudi Arabia Company: Working as a Level II Coating inspector for Intertek Saudi Arabia Company in Saudi Aramco Projects Inspection Department Abqaiq Maintain Potential Projects Inspection Unit. Job activities include the following:
• Conducting qualification tests for contractor QC coating inspectors, coating crew supervisors and applicators as per SAEP-316.
• Monitoring RFI’s raised by the Contractor to verify the work as per Project specification, Approved IFC, Applicable standards & Schedule Q.
• Making surveillance visits to various work sites to make sure Saudi Aramco Safety and Quality requirements are fulfilled.
• Conducting focused assessment on a process/activity to verify compliance with applicable quality requirements.
• Raising Standard violations or recommending NCRs for any deviation from the standard requirements.
• Issuing pro-active advises based on previous experiences in order to avoid standard violations or NCRs.
• Preparing weekly log of RFI’s inspected & Log book entries and submitting to Unit Supervisor.
• Preparing & Reporting Weekly highlights to Unit Supervisor.
• Attending Weekly quality meetings to monitor the progress of Project along with weekly highlights, Log book entries & Two weeks look ahead plan.
• Reporting Near Miss, Unsafe Act, Unsafe conditions, BSOs and Safety Suggestions.
• Performing E-learning courses, Attending Monthly safety meeting of Project inspection department
• Provide technical support to contractor and SAPMT.
Coating inspector / Mechanical inspector– Mace Saudi Arabia: Worked as a Coating inspector and Mechanical inspector in Mace Saudi Arabia Company for its piping and pipeline construction projects under Saudi Aramco. Secured wide knowledge and experience in all international and Saudi Aramco standards related to piping and pipeline construction and structural steel. Job responsibilities included the following:
• Learn and implement all the quality requirements as per the contract with client and as per Company quality plan.
• Study IFC drawings and mandatory standard requirements under the scope of work.
• Prepare Saudi Aramco inspection Check Lists (SAIC), Saudi Aramco Test Report (SATR) as per Saudi Aramco Typical Inspection Plan (SATIP).
• Attend material receiving inspections and make sure all the materials are procured from approved suppliers and verify that the material received is of suitable grade and dimensions as per related documents such as Material take Off (BOQ), Mill Test Certificate (MTC), Material Outbound, Delivery note, Purchase Order etc.
• Ensure all activities are conducted in accordance with Saudi Aramco construction safety manual and all applicable Safety standards. Review work permit obtained and follow all mandatory requirements in the work permit.
• Check environmental conditions and make sure they are suitable for Coating / Welding activities as per standard requirements.
• Ensure equipment inspection with respect to applicable checklists for Coating & Welding.
• Verify the coating application personnel and welders are qualified and certified by client’s inspection department. Conduct qualification tests for coating application personnel and welders along with client’s inspection department representative and third party certification agencies as applicable.
• Conduct internal inspections and raise internal NCRs to construction when and where a deviation from standard requirements is found. Report internal NCRs to client.
• Raise RFIs and attend inspections with client’s representatives for all Witness and Hold points in approved inspection plans.
• Submit the job completion report daily, weekly, monthly and record all the relevant information as required by the client.
Quality inspector – Millcraft Projects:
• Study IFC drawings and applicable quality plan and monitor the implementation.
• Monitor construction activities including material procurement, fit-up, welding, sand blasting, coating and hydro testing.
• Prepare inspection reports for day to day welding and coating activities.
• Inform client’s inspector about progress and submit all the relevant reports as required by the client.
Skills and Abilities:
? Excellent communication skills in English and Hindi language.
? Excellent knowledge of ARAMCO standards such as SAES, SAMSS, SAEP, SATIP, SAIC for piping and pipelines.
? Computer knowledge including MS Office, Primavera P6, Auto CAD.
? Knowledge of international standards including SSPC SP 1, SP 2, SP 3, SP 10, SP 11, PA 1, PA 2, PA 4, Vis-1 Guide ASTM D 1400-94, G62, D3359, E337, ASME B 31.3, 31.4, API 1104, ASME Section IX

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10 November 2021