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Thobias Muthunayagam

Candidate ID: 854403

Career Summary

Bachelor Engineering with 15 years experience in Site Engineering / Projects functional area

Skill Set

HVAC, MEP, Engineer,Facilities, Management, Manager, Maintenance, AC, Chiller

Professional Information

Total Experience : 15

Nationality : India

Qualification Level : Engineering Graduates/PG

Job Function : Site Engineering / Projects

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

Detailed Profile

Experienced in Facilities Management Professional Engineer with 12 years of Facilities management companies. Excellent reputation for resolving problems, improving customer satisfaction, and driving overall operational improvements. Consistently saved costs while increasing profits. Enthusiastic Facilities Engineer eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Clear understanding of Facilities management & Engineering & training in Site operation. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in Facilities Management.
Soft Skills
Collaborator, Flexible & Adaptable, Interpersonal Skills, Leadership & Delegation, High Business Ethics & Trustworthy, Visionary & Decision-making, Facilities Management, Engineering, HVAC, MEP, Plumbing, Electrical, Installation, HVAC testing & commissioning MEP PPM, BMS, DRV systems, Project Management, Project planning, Site management, PPM, Corrective maintenance Process improvement, Quality management, Safety management, Facilities management, HVAC PPM, Engineering, Operation, Maintenance, Permit applications and laws, Cost estimation, Property management, Team collaboration, Transportation, accommodations, Order processing, Cost analysis and savings, Equipment setup, Staff training, Inspections and reviews, System diagnostics, Maintenance and repair, Reporting and documentation, Risk assessments, Public relations, Scheduled preparing, Preventative maintenance, Procurement, Timesheet processing, Equipment maintenance and repair, Quality standards adherence and User training.

TOTAL EXPERIENCE 18 Years (11 Years - UAE, Qatar & 07+ Years in India, with Hands-on skilled work experience)

Offering experience of nearly 15 years in Facility Management & Project Management (MEP / HVAC), including Policy & Procedure Implementation, Budgeting, Project Management, Site & Building Operations, Customer Engagements, Team Management, Operations encompassing planning, monitoring, controlling overall inter-discipline co-ordination & administration and resource planning
Skilled in ensuring that the facility is operating as it should on a daily basis; managing complete daily inspections and communicate directly with decision-makers to ensure that the business is running smoothly every day
Proficient in dealing with emergency issues that arise; involved in anything that breaches the safety, security, or usability of their facilities
Focusing on contingency plans regarding what needs to be done in the event that certain situations occur, such as equipment breaking down unexpectedly
Formulating plans for the future, in addition to ensuring that the facility is currently adequate, making sure that the facility will continue to be so
Identifying need to project future requirements regarding the company, need to work closely with decision-makers to determine the best upgrade paths for equipment and infrastructure
Planning the best allocation and utilization of space and resources for new buildings, or re-organizing of current premises
Provided leadership & strategic support across various cross-functional business units & functions including operations, customer service, budgeting, staffing, contracts, maintenance and system upgrades.
Highly skilled in collaborating with Contractors/ vendors for obtaining necessary requirements for successful execution of projects

MLGMC Technical Services LLC, Dubai, UAE
Mar'22 - Present
Project Manager at Managing Kizad Critical Warehousing Capacity Enhancement - KLP 21 project (HVAC/R)
Planning and overseeing projects to ensure they are completed in a timely and within budget.
Plan and designate project resources, prepare budgets, monitor progress, and keep stakeholders informed the entire way.
Determine and define project scope and objectives
Predicting resources needed to reach objectives and manage resources in an effective and efficient manner
Preparing budget based on scope of work and resource requirements
Tracking project costs in order to meet budget
Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan
Providing project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders about strategy, adjustments, and progress
Managing contracts with vendors and suppliers by assigning tasks and communicating expected deliverables
Utilize industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout entire project execution
Monitor progress and make adjustments as needed
Measure project performance to identify areas for improvement

Mediclinic Welcare Hospital
04/ 10/2020 to 28/ 02 / 2022
Defined engineering problems, collected data, and established facts and drew conclusions to solve Facilities engineering issues.
Assisting to Biomedical department for emergency and engineering related issues.
Estimated quantities and cost of materials, equipment and labor to determine project.
Monitored impacts of changes to infrastructure and Facilities systems, effectively determining courses of action based on condition.
Recommended & selected new and replacement test equipment to improve testing capabilities.
Controlled site engineering activities to maintain work standard, adhere to timelines and meet quality assurance target.
Determine schedule and budget requirements for Facilities management to coordinate efficient work.
Actively worked to prevent Maintenance issues by closely monitoring job sites for Maintenance impacts and effectively collaborating with Facilities Manager.
Increased safety rating of high-level project, by identifying and resolving work related issues.
Engineering technical surveys of buildings and equipments' for contractual department.
Assisting to contractual department to reviving and performing engineering technical work.
Visited project sites during operation to monitor progress and consult with contractors and on-site engineers.
Interacted with local authorities to ensure compliance with code and regulation.

Easy Fix technical services LLC, Dubai, UAE.
12/03/2017 to 30/09/2020
Managed high profile communities like, Emirates hills, ROMA & MILANO by Giovanni Boutique Suites, Jumeirah village circle, Marina, Palm jumeirah, springs and Meadows communities, International city, Discovery garden, Motor city, Jumeirah park, Jumeirah tri angle and Mudon.

ServeU Facilities management LLC, Dubai, UAE.
10/07/2011 to 09/03/2017
Handled Al Ittihad Private School Jumeirah, FAB Business Park in Abu Dhabi & Dubai branches, Dubai Creek Tower, Motor City, Limestone House, Up-Town Midriff, 25 Villa Project of Union Properties Projects, DREC Sites, FAB & (High raised building) Varies sites of in ServeU
Unicorp - Bemco & Almabani Engineering and Contracting Co, Qatar.
HVAC Installation, Testing & Commissioning, O&M Shift in-charge
05/07/2009 to 07/07/2011
Handled different locations of New Doha International Airport Projects WTP & Sub stations, District Cooling System (Central Utility Plant-1) & Qatar Cool District Cooling worked as an operation shift in-charge.

ETA Engineering (P) Limited, Bangalore, India
1.6 (03/12/2007 to 03/07/2009)
HVAC Service Engineer / Operation &Maintenance
Handled Sites:
Accenture Bangalore - 1
Accenture Bangalore - 2
Accenture Bangalore - 3

Universal Voltas LLC, Al Ain - UAE.
Sr. HVAC/R Testing & Commissioning Technician
16/04/2005 to 31/10/2007 2.5
Worked different Sub stations projects, worked as a Sr. shift in-charge - Installation, Testing, Commissioning & maintenance
Bukadra & Al Jafza Substations Dubai 400/132 KV GIS
Al Dhaid Substation Sharjah 400/132 KV GIS
Al Falaj Hazza, Al Ramalth, Al Amerya, Green Mobazara & New City Center (Substations-33/11KV) Al Ain.
Cheese Factory of Presidents Affairs, Al Ain.
UAE University, Diwan building project & Al Ain water factory Al Ain.
AADC pumping stations, ADCB bank, Shabib (Arabab) villa, Invest bank, Fab (FGB) bank, Al Ain municipality’s buildings, Al Ain UV office.

Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Periyar Maniammai University Thanjavur 73.5% Aug 2009 July 2012
ITI in Refrigeration & Air conditioning (MRAC) NI Institute of Engineering [NCVT1999-2001] 2-Years 59.7% Aug 1999 Jul 2001
+2 [Board of Education Tamil Nadu]. St Mary's Higher Secondary School Melpalai
PMP certificate from Project Management Professional Institute - 29 January 2021
Driving license UAE & India
Adverse Events Training (General) from Mediclinic MCME-Learning & Development Department 801039253MCTPSCGEN10/29/2021
Excel to Excel from Mediclinic MCME-Learning & Development Department GTETE001
Facility Management & Safety from Mediclinic MCME-Learning & Development Department
Fire and safety training from SAVE FAST LLC SFST21004112 09/08/2021 - 08/08/2023
Automobile Air-conditioning Training from SANDEN VIKAS (INDIA) LTD
HVAC/R Technician Training from RSES e-Learning 7000-0105

Handled Chillers:
Carrier Reciprocating Air-cooled different models, Lenox Reciprocating Air-cooled, Dolphin Screw Air-cooled, SKM Air-cooled, Petra Air-cooled, York Reciprocating, Centrifugal & Screw {(Water cooled & Air cooled), (VSD & Loading Unloading type)}, Trane Reciprocating, Screw & Scroll Air-cooled, Blue star Scroll Air-cooled & ETA Scroll Air-cooled.

Handled Package units: York, Trane, Carrier, Lenox, Rheem, SKM and ETA

Executing HVAC, Trouble Shooting & Repairs of Central Air Conditioning Equipment’s / System for large Commercial Complexes / High-rise Buildings etc.
Medical (Medication) & restaurant HVAC systems
Extract hoods, mechanical fan systems, control wiring and air conditioning.
Research specialist areas and develop solutions
Provide technical advice and support
Attend client and resolve the issues
Carry out site surveys
Prepared and implemented Preventative maintenance procedure, Corrective maintenance procedure, PPM schedule for plant equipments
Involved in troubleshooting and repair of equipments and providing advice and assistance in maintenance of a wide variety of HVAC equipment.
Requisitions components and supplies for work / projects, interacting with vendor / suppliers to obtain price and product information.
Monitoring activities of team who assigned in specific work.
Initiates measure to improve methods, equipment performance and quality of work and monitoring the KPI’s for the staff.
Training Technicians in operation of various equipment.
Conducting and participates in toolbox meeting.
Proving technical advice to technicians for resolving the HVAC unit’s Operation & maintenance issues.
Ability to follow rough sketches, to work from plans, specifications and oral and written instructions.
Ability to recognize occupational hazards and put in place correct safety precautions.
Previous work experience in inspection, testing and commissioning of HVAC.
Skills in the installation, Operation & Maintenance of electrical gauges and plumbing equipments and other mechanical tools.
Working knowledge of safety measures and precautions.
Electromechanical Instruments Installation, Testing & Commissioning.
Thorough knowledge of the practices, techniques and materials used in the mechanical / electrical and plumbing trades and skills in the application of such practices and techniques.
Good interpersonal and leadership skills.
Handled all types of chillers, CMS, BMS, DDC & Micro processes controllers, Commercial & Residential Cooling, Heating & Electrical Equipments.
Handled the CAV, VAV, VFD, FAHU, VRV & Shutdown works
Various type of Window and Split A/C, Blowers, High Pressure Pumps Etc. Erection, Commissioning & Maintenance, Trouble shooting of Freezers & cold storage units.
Professional in Installations, testing commissioning of HVAC systems like Chiller, FAHU, AHU, CAV, VAV & FCU, Package A/C, Various type of Split A/C & Ect ......
Good knowledge in day to day Operation & Maintenance of the HVAC, Electrical and Plumbing equipments, Planning and coordinate with the department & clients for improving the MEP systems and infrastructure.
Knowledge of computer applications such as MS Word, MS Excel, PowerPoint & Internet.
Personal Details
Languages English, Tamil, Malayalam, Hindi, Kannada & Arabic.
Visa status Employment visa Transferable
Reference Sarin Sivadas Sr. Engineer +971 52 869 0616, @ Senior Engineer MEP at ServeU LLC
Reference Mr. Mohammed Pasha +971 50 7313 827, AVP - Facilities manager - Hard services @ FAB, U.A.E.