Simone Giorgi

Interest

Swimming, running, cinema and cooking for friends

Objective

Looking for an interesting career opportunity asELECTRICAL - CONSULTING - FIELD ENGINEER

Summary

Experienced Consulting, Designing and Testing Engineer with strong problem solving ability, oriented towards customer solutions and satisfaction. Able to analyse and solve complex problems with innovation, creativity and strong attention to details.

Excellent project planning with computer & data analysis skills. Highly motivated and flexible.

Team player but able to work independently.

Portfolio

Work History

Work History
Jul 2010 - Oct 2010

SOURCING ENGINEER – CUSTOMER SUPPORT

MFG Marketplace Quality Specialist EMEA

Global online marketplace for sourcing and selling manufacturing services and products

Key responsibilities:

-Reviewing engineering drawings and designs posted on the MFG.com marketplace to meet internal quality control requirements

-Transforming initial rough product designs using computer aided design (CAD) programs into working marketplace documents

- Effectively managing difficult customer situations and escalating as appropriate

- Providing online training and support to customers using the web platform

Mar 2010 - Jul 2010

WORKSHOP ENGINEER (Volunteer work)

Camara Education Ltd.

Hardware - the collection and refurbishment of obsolete computer equipment in Ireland and its delivery to Africa; Software - the development of educational/instructional content by programmers and multimedia experts; Training - the delivery of basic and advanced computer training in Africa

May 2010 - Jul 2010

PC TRAINER (Volunteer work)

Age Action Ireland

PC trainer for over 50

Jan 2008 - Jul 2009

CAD CONSULTING - PRODUCT ENGINEER for AUTOMATION PROJECTS

EPLAN Software & Services

Software consulting and solution provider for electrical and pneumatic schematic design

Key responsibilities:

- Developing and implementing innovative CAD solutions

- Redrawing and improvement of customers' electrical/pneumatic automation schematics

- Conducting technical meetings with customers to analyse problems and needs

- On-site consulting

- Reporting to and collaborating with German and British offices on very complex problems

- Designing and delivering training and technical support to customers in Ireland and the UK

- Presenting software demonstrations at fairs and exhibitions

Aug 2007 - Dec 2007

AUTOMATION - MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

Hewlett-Packard

Ink cartridge manufacturing and packaging facility

Key responsibilities:

- Machine set-up and debugging using statistical process control

- Carrying out corrective and preventative maintenance for automatic machines

- Supporting manufacturing production targets by ensuring consistent system performance

- Assisting in machines diagnosis and repair

- PLC code maintenance

- Generating relevant reports as requested

Sep 2006 - Jul 2007

WORKSHOP - FIELD ENGINEER

Autobar Irl Ltd.

Maintenance and improvement of automatic catering equipment for hotels and restaurants

Key responsibilities:

- Redesigning and updating electrical equipment of malfunctioning machines

- Testing, calibration and repairing electronic cards

- Ongoing electrical schematic updates for entire product range

- Drawing up repair procedures forms

- Documentation of all work carried out

- Inventory database and spare parts stock management

- Installing new machines on customer site

Mar 2005 - Mar 2006

AUTOMATION – ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENGINEER

Weitek Industrials Controls S.r.l.

Automatic systems engineering for weighing and packaging industries

Key responsibilities:

- Control system design from concept stage

- Testing and validation of commissioned equipment on supplier site

- Design and drawing of the electrical power and control parts of the system

- Electrical/electronic testing of the machines in the workshop

- Machine calibration and setting to achieve optimum performance 

- Field installation / start-up

Oct 2003 - Feb 2005

AUTOMATION – ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENGINEER and PROJECT MANAGER

Techno Italy Technology&Machinery S.r.l.

Automatic systems engineering for metal cans manufacturing / packaging industries

Key responsibilities:

- Electrical schematics and drawings design

- Preparation of electrical / equipment specifications

- Production of support documentation including BOMs and manuals

- Liaising with customers and suppliers

- Project management (commissioning / co-design / supervision)

- Ensuring that all activities are performed in accordance with the validation plan

- Writing reports, work instructions and flows in relation to ongoing projects

- Involvement in cost reduction projects

Feb 2003 - Jun 2003

HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER

Parini Institute

Teacher of Maths, Physics, Dynamic Systems, Electronics and Telecommunications

Education

Education
1994 - 2002

MASTERS DEGREE (NFQ Level 9)

University of Ferrara, Italy

Score: 110/110 Subject Thesis: Non-linear System and Chaotic Electronics in Telecommunication Title Thesis: EMC Low-Noise Amplifier

1988 - 1993

High School Diploma

“A.Carpeggiani” High School

Score: 58/60

Certifications

Certifications
2011 - Present

DOMESTIC HEAT PUMP INSTALLATION

30 hours course - FETAC Level 6
2011 - Present

DOMESTIC SOLAR HOT WATER SYSTEM INSTALLATION

30 hours course - FETAC Level 6
2011 - Present

ECONOMICS FOR A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE

12 hours course
2011

ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN OF BUILDING

25 hours course - FETAC Level 6
2011

INSTALLATION OF DOMESTIC PHOTO VOLTAIC SYSTEMS

28 hours course - City & Guilds
2011

RENEWABLE ENERGY SYSTEMS

30 hours course - FETAC Level 5
2011

SMALL-SCALE RENEWABLE ELECTRICITY GENERATION SYSTEMS WORKSHOP

6 hours course
2010

BER (Building Energy Rating) FOUNDATION

12 hours course
2010

EFFICIENT & RELIABLE SOLAR HEATING SYSTEMS WORKSHOP

6 hours course
2010

START YOUR OWN BUSINESS

30 hours course
Sep 2009 - Nov 2009

PLC PROGRAMMING

National Development Plan, Dublin
2008 - 2009

EPLAN P8 SUPPORT-ENGINEER CERTIFICATION

International training for EPLAN support and consulting (Germany, UK, Ireland)