• Alexandria, Egypt
Amr Elsayed Attya

Amr Elsayed Attya

Laboratory and quality control chemist at Methanex Corporation

Summary

I have the knowledge to perform regular and special maintenance on laboratory equipment and execute proper protocols in the event of an accident or emergency. My detail for accuracy, flexibility, self-motivation, analytical thinking and problems solving coupled with the ability to learn new techniques. My ability to work independently and/or an effective team member will surely be a benefit to the team at Laboratory. I’m certain that a meeting would give us an opportunity to discuss my special training in this field. Please contact me at +201006524412, or email me at amr_attya@hotmail.com.

Work History

Work History

Lab. & Q.C Chemist

Jul 2010 - Present
Methanex Corporation
  • Part of the laboratory & Q.C Crew in the commissioning and Start-up for Damietta Methanol Plant during Project and Operation phase.
  • Develop and validate the analytical methodology to evaluate its Suitability and accuracy.
  • Performing essential laboratory management duties in the absence of the laboratory superintendent.
  • Responsible for: process monitoring and optimization and to certify the quality of product and effluent produced on the EMethanex site.
  • Maintains a high standard of safety practice in the laboratory through adequate training, suitable equipment and consistent utilization of safety, environmental and industrial hygiene Procedures.
  • Responsible for maintaining personal awareness of all controlled related the position of Shift chemist as per document awareness report for document management database.
  • Following the Laboratory Quality Management System.
  • Responding to customer requests.
  • Directs and perform the day-to-day routine analytical activities as well as the request analysis.
  • Calculating, checking, recording and reporting results.
  • Performing corrective and preventive maintenance of modern analytical equipment.
  • Identifying and troubleshooting problems with Lab Equipment and methods where appropriate.
  • Developing data base for analysis data generated during shifts and making it available in required format for responsible personnel and users.
  • Monitoring quantity of chemicals, gases, glass & plastic items, instrument spares, consumables, etc required for laboratory routine and long term operations.
  • Ensuring quality analysis of finished / shipping product and making the analysis report available to responsible production / marketing personnel in time.

Lab. & Q.C Chemist

Mar 2006 - Jun 2010
Al Amriya pharmaceutical industrial company
  • Quality control on all product's states to by applying standard procedures to ensure its required specifications using different analytical techniques and different devices includes : U.v. vis. Spectrophotometer (shimadzu), High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) such as Shimadzu (Isocratic&Gradient), Waters, Breeze, and Agilent, HR73 Halogen Moisture analyzer, disintegration tester ( ERWEKA ), dissolution apparatus ( ERWEKA DT800, Hanson SR8 Plus ), solid Moisture Analyzer ( HR73 Mettler Toledo ).
  • Monitoring and following up the chemist in the shift and review their work.
  • Directs and perform the day-to-day routine analytical activities as well as the request analysis, calculating, checking, recording and reporting results.
  • Monitoring quantity of chemicals, gases, glass & plastic items, instrument spares, consumables, etc. required for laboratory routine and long term operations.
  • Ensure quality analysis of finished product and making the analysis report available to responsible production / marketing personnel in time.

Education

Education

Master degree in Environmental Science

Nov 2011 - Feb 2016
Institution of graduate studies & researches
  • Master Degree in Environmental Studies which includes courses as: waste (solids & water) biological treatment, methods for environmental measurements, air Pollution, environmental impact assessment (EIA), fresh Water Resources.
  • Master final thesis (Theoretical & practical parts) about development of ternary polymeric materials for removal of heavy metals and dyes from industrial waste water.

Post graduate diploma in applied petrochemical industries

Jan 2009 - Dec 2009
Faculty of science
  • Applied diploma in petrochemicals which includes many applied courses as: refinery of crude oil, petrochemical industries, water treatment in petroleum waste, mass transfer, separation technique, detergents, applied physical chemistry and polymerization.
  • On site training in sidi kerir petrochemicals co. (sidpec) and Abu Qir Fertilizers and Chemicals Company (AFC).

Bachelor of Science

Sep 1998 - May 2004
Faculty of science

Chemistry & Microbiology department

  • Skilled with different branches of chemistry (Inorganic, organic and physical).
  • Professionalism in both theoretical and experimental educational programs.
  • An understanding of different microbiological courses.
  • Analytical and critical thinking.
  • Creative approaches to problem solving.

Skills

Skills

Computer

International computer driving license certified by UNESCO 

Software skills to produce high level quality studies, surveys, reports and presentation through Microsoft Office 2003/2007 and 2010 Package.

Microsoft Word, Excel and Power point.

Languages

Arabic: Native

English: Excellent

French: Fair

German: Beginner

Certifications

Certifications

Automatic distillation training and workshop

Jul 2013 - Present
Herzog training center, Lauda-königshofen, Germany.

Trace Sulpher/Nitrogen cube analyzer Elementar training and workshop

May 2012 - Present
Elementar training center, Hanau, Germany

Laboratory information managment system (StarLIMS)

Jun 2012 - Present
LIMS training center

Technical report writing

Feb 2014 - Present
IMI training center, Cairo, Egypt

PI Client tools awareness workshop

Sep 2010 - Present
EMI training center, Damietta, Egypt

Brucker gas chromatography service training course

Jun 2013 - Present
Scientific services, Damietta, Egypt

CompassCDS Galaxie User Workshop

Feb 2013 - Present
Scientific services, Alexandria, Egypt

Varian ultra violet carry 100

Dec 2009 - Present
Egyptian group systems, Cairo, Egypt

ISO 9001 and 14001

Feb 2009 - Present
Al Amriya pharmaceutical company training center

Good manufacturing practice advanced course

Aug 2007 - Present
Al Amriya pharmaceutical company training center, Alexandria, Egypt

Gas chromatography principles and trouble shooting

Jun 2007 - Present

High performance liquid chromatography trouble shooting

May 2007 - Present

Achievements

  • Certificate of recognition for Launching the first methanol shipment from our damietta marine berth.
  • Certificate of appreciation for The valuable contribution towards the achievements of the 100th shipment milestone.
  • Certificate of recognition for Valuable contribution during the unrest period in damietta, Egypt.


Hobbies

Traveling, football, reading and music.