Derick D Souza

  • Dubai DUBAI

Work History

Work History
Nov 2013 - Present

Life Companion-Dubai

Presently
LIFE COMPANION-(Dubai): From-working Designation: Operations Manager Material and manpower resource management, optimization and control. Responsible for day to day operations and business management of the company. Procurement of materials. Distribution of products to the various hospitals across UAE. Entry of products in the system, Deliveries and Invoicing etc. Collection of checks. All system recordings. Etc.
Aug 2012 - Oct 2013

Operations Manager

TECHNO Factory-UPVC Doors & Windows

Abu-Dhabi): From Designation: Operations Manager Responsibilities: Material and manpower resource management, optimization and control. Ensure optimum utilization of available equipment, space and HR necessary to attain manufacturing objectives., Quality Assurance and Quality Check documentation. Carry out internal ISO audit of the factory., Being the Management Representative of the Factory maintaining the ISO 9001-2008, ISO 14001and OSHAS 18001 documents of the Company. Preparing BOQ and preliminary production & operational schedule of projects consisting of Villas & Buildings. Monitor and track the daily production schedule providing input on risks to the project delivery. Chair and minute weekly production meeting. Maintain strict quality control procedures-this necessitates regular testing of materials, visual inspections of work and factory workmanship. Make sure the product is meeting the level of quality demanded by the client and must investigate the root cause if quality is not met and procure a solution. Monitor and track the procurement schedule providing input on risks to the project delivery in conjunction with the Project Coordinators feedback. Approve Material Requisition for materials, tools and spare parts, etc. Approve Sample Requests. Liaise/co-ordinate between office, factory, and site. Ensure that company's ISO process and procedures is employed in strict compliance with company policy. Coach, mentor, motivate and supervise Engineers, Supervisors, & Technicians and influence them to take positive action and accountability for their assigned work. Monitor and evaluate labor performance and leave schedules. Ensure that safety standards are being maintained and the workers are abiding the workplace safety rules. Recommend improvements in the plant facilities, administrative policies and procedures, coordination of sales and production and other processes that may contribute to the overall effectiveness of the organization. Machinery maintenance scheduling and efficiency control. Ensuring daily, weekly and monthly targets are achieved. Updating organization chart, compiling daily, monthly reports and handling office mails, Planning, Scheduling and coordinating all operations and administration task at the Project Sites and Factory. Liaising with the Project Manager for the delivery of finished goods to the sites,, Handling Villa & factory operations, co-ordination with technical

Jan 2008 - Jul 2012

Quality Assurance Analyst

ETA-Prime Technologies L.L.C.
Fire Protective Coating Division (Dubai): From Designation: Production & Operations Manager Responsibilities: Responsible for Plant & Site Performance. Ensure that the desired production volume, productivity and product quality are attained. Material and manpower resource management, optimization and control. Carrying out installations and maintenance functions at High Rise Buildings. Direct the production, Quality, Logistics, maintenance departments to deliver as efficiently as possible. Analyze Production and take timely and corrective action. Review production reports by Engineers, Supervisors, technicians in all departments. Work closely with the production management team and help them to achieve operating objectives. Reduce waste. Direct Engineers, Supervisors to train all operators to analyze data collection and take action. Quality Assurance and Quality Check documentation. Carry out internal ISO audit of the factory., Being the Management Representative of the Factory maintaining the ISO 9001-2008, ISO 14001and OSHAS 18001 documents of the Company. Monitor and analyze job cost reports, Remove bottlenecks and making a balanced production system improvements and modifications on a continuous basis. Responsible for handling of equipment performance qualification and report production deviation Trouble shooting and handling of equipments. Maintaining these standards of operations at factory and sites. Machinery maintenance scheduling and efficiency control, Ensuring daily, weekly and monthly targets are achieved. Budget Planning. Updating organization chart, compiling daily, monthly reports and handling office mails Develop and implement operational improvement systems such as the Customer Complaint and Corrective Action Reports to collect data, identify problem areas and build teams to improve the process. Liaising with the site supervisors for the delivery of finished goods to the sites,, Handling factory, Projects operations, handling manpower, co-ordination with technical/ production and quality team, handling PPC functions, commercial and logistics activities, MIS reports, team management etc. Make sure of product delivery in time Ensure that safe work practices and standard operating procedures are followed. Conduct tool box talks when required, HSE trainings to eliminate injuries and preserve company assets., Anticipating the daily material requirement of the technical staff., Reporting to the General Manager.
Oct 2005 - Jan 2008

Mechanical Engineer

CHEVRON-BNE(Kuwait)

From Designation: Mechanical Engineer: (Oil & Epoxy Paint Section) Responsibilities:, Maintenance of all the Machinery, Generators, Pumps, Oil Booms, Pontoon, of the company Reportable to the Port Engineer.,, Planning, managing, and implementing evaluating complete and effective maintenance support activities.,, Supervise the maintenance work carried out on the machineries.,, Responsible for implementing planned maintenance programme for the plant and machineries of the company.,, Quality Assurance and Quality Check Documentation.,, Maintain inventory of all capital expenditures including appliances.,, Ensure that safe work practices and standard operating procedures are followed at the Port.,, Presenting daily maintenance report to the Port Engineer.,, Maintenance carried out on the SBM at The Mina Alzoor Port

Mar 2003 - Sep 2005

Supervisor

MetPro Industries(India)
From Designation: Factory Supervisor(Powder Coating on Steel & Aluminium): Responsibilities:, Aluminium & Steel Powder Coating. Ensure that safe work practices and standard operating procedures are followed.,, Preparing Daily production reports.,, Maintain the plant and equipments of the company., Watching parameters of function on Powder Coating plant for abnormalities and work on measures to bring them to the normal values., Monitoring the PH-value of the service tanks by lab tests. Do the quality check of the final product before dispatch., Make sure of product delivery in time Tests water samples to determine ph, colour, conductivity, phosphates, nitrites, nitrates, chlorine etc and record it in system Oversee the work carried out in the production department for safe and smoothe operation of the plant and equipment., Responsible for developing planned maintenance programme for the plant and machinery of the factory., Anticipate the daily material requirements of technical staff. Handling plant operations, handling manpower, co-ordination with technical/production and quality team, handling PPC functions, commercial and logistics activities, MIS reports, team management etc.
Nov 2001 - Dec 2002

Service Coordinator

Designation

Air Affair.(Goa, India): From: Service Coordinator cum Office Administrator: Responsibilities: Manage office administration and after sales services of Air conditioners. Providing services as per warranty cards., Responsible for assigning sites to the the Technicians., Preparing daily Service and Installation report to the General Manager. Anticipating the daily material requirements to the technicians also responsible for maintaining the tools, machinery and assets of the company, Responsible for identifying and implementing preventive maintenance of machinery of the company., Taking AMC's

Education

Education
Jun 2008 - Dec 2012

Masters in Business Administration

Amity University

Production & Operations Management

International Business

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