Determined, Reliable and Knowledgeable dual traded EEHA Electrical and Instrumentation Technician, with over 7 years extensive exposure in Construction, Commissioning and Maintenance in Oil and Gas, Mining, Steelmaking and Public Water/Wastewater Sectors. I have a strong focus on safety and genuinely enjoy the Instrumentation field and the challenges it offers.

I would back myself as intermediate to specialist in skill level.

Work History

Work History

Electrical and Instrumentation Technician

EPS GROUP Australia
Nov 2014 - Present

Industrial EEHA, CSU Instrumentation - Curtis Island - QCLNG  - FIFO 4/1 Roster

- Commissioning of GE Gas Turbine Generators, Process and Plant Instrumentation Equipment—providing  technical and operational input during the Detailed Design, Construction and Commissioning (DDCC)  phase; creating job packs; and conducting walk downs for punch list items, with supervisors and  client representatives of various disciplines.

- Responsible for monitoring integrated systems including: Bently Nevada vibration monitoring system  (monitoring generator shafts and casing); ABB ICSS System; PLC – Mark VIE (turbine control); and  HIMatrix (Turbine Shutdown) PLCs.

- Commissioning Instruments on Various Systems across the project using HART and Foundation  Fieldbus including Storage Tanks, Hot Oil and Regeneration Heater Towers, Boil off Gas Compressors,  Waste Heat Recovery Unit, Nitrogen Recovery Unit, Propane, Methane and Ethylene Systems and  Compressors, Shooting Loops, Completing ITR's, Cause and Effect Testing, Interlocks. Reading Location,  P&ID and Wiring Diagrams, to meet the Data sheets specifications.

- Completing and working to JHA's, Permit to Work systems, STARRT Cards, Requesting Isolations and Gas Monitoring.  Communicating with Leading Hands, Supervisors, and the Client to complete various tasks including  Commissioning new areas, Fault finding, Punch list items and Hazardous Area Inspections.

- TCCC - Operation Support during the hand over phase of both Trains 1 and 2 to the client. Hot Oil and Gas Regen Towers, Air inlet Chiller System, NRU System. - Bechtel Permit Requester, QGC Permit Requester, Gas Tester

- Based at Bechtel's QCLNG Project on Curtis Island, Queensland. Using the ConocoPhillps Cascade  process.

-QCLNG was a world's first project to turn coal seam gas into LNG, the project successfully met deadlines achieving milestones.

Electrical and Instrumentation Technician

Apr 2014 - Sep 2014

Self Employed Contractor - Contract work to New Zealand Steel working as an Electrician / Instrumentation Technician.

- Providing Solutions, Design and Advice for new and existing projects.   
- Plant Shutdowns, Breakdowns and faults. Plant maintenance, Nightshift and critical path work. 

- EEHA Work and HA Inspections. -Working at heights / access platforms, Confined Space. - Working to Bluescope JSEA, Isolation and lockout/tagout Practices. - High Voltage Switching, Isolations and Terminations of work up to 33kv. - Instrument Calibrations and Verifications. Including Resource Consenting and Radiation sourced instruments.

- Plant Maintenance, Breakdowns and Callouts to both Waikato Northhead and Taharoa Minesites. 

Instrumentation Technician

Watercare Services 
Sep 2011 - Apr 2014

Industrial, EEHA Work - Working as an Instrumentation Technician on a site with a variety of equipment.

-Maintaining and servicing plant equipment in intrinsically safe areas, aerated ponds, confined spaces, gas lines/flares, floating roof methane tanks, public water supply and wastewater systems. 

-Faultfinding and Breakdown of plant assets, DCS and PLC work using Emerson's DeltaV and AMS.  Kingfisher and Moscad PLC maintenance.  Utilising Foundation Feildbus, HART and wirelessHART as well  as maintaining remote radio controlled sites covering over 100 sites throughout the Auckland region. 

-Installation and maintenance of analytical, level, flow, pressure, temperature, pneumatic and electro-  pneumatic Instruments. Including resource consenting instruments.
 Analytical equipment such as pH, conductivity, turbidity, dissolved oxygen, ORP, chlorine and fluoride  analyser probes and controllers.

Time at Watercare 2 years 8 Months 


Bluescope Steel
Jan 2010 - Sep 2011

EEHA / Industrial Electrical / Mining - Primarily working as a maintenance electrician with responsibilities as a tradesmen in my final year.

- Maintaining plant electrical equipment at both Glenbrook Steelmill and Waikato Northhead Minesite. 

- Responsible for breakdowns and call outs.
- Extensive work with Allen Bradley, Siemens and ABB PLC's along with using Foxboro DCS and faultfinding  practices.

- Electrical work up to 3.3kv, Confined space work, Working to Bluescope JSEA, Isolation and Lockout/Tagout Practices, Working at Heights, Confined Space and around Heavy machinery.
- Plant Maintenance on Instruments and Analysers.
Time at NZ Steel 22 Months. 


New Zealand Defence Force
Nov 2009 - May 2011

My electrical training company (ETCO) and the New Zealand Army had a pilot scheme to help train and have a placement for electrical apprentices and tradesmen as a plan to help develop the continuation and growth of tradespeople in New Zealand.


Callander Electrics
Jan 2009 - Jan 2010

Domestic Electrical Work - Managed a 40 house state housing project from start to finish, with tradesmen and apprentices under me.
- Responsibilities included meeting and coordinating with other companies and site construction.
- Pricing and ordering gear from wholesalers to not only supply the project but to have sufficient inventory for tradesmen to do their jobs.
- Reporting back to my managers and the construction site managers.
- Planing and allocating work for tradesmen and apprentices on site.

- Successfully completed the project on time, under budget without any safety incidents.  Time at Callander Electrics 12 months.


Clarkson Electrical
Jul 2008 - Jan 2009

Commercial Electrical Work
- Working primarily servicing BP and Mobil Service stations and Westfield shopping malls, Electrical maintenance work.Installing new electrical systems and installations.

- Replacing and upgrading existing electrical systems. Time at Clarkson Electrical 6 Months.


Focus Electrical
Jan 2008 - Jul 2008

Industrial Electrical Work

- Working primarily on roll-forming machines.

- Building new control panels, wiring new roll-former machines.

- Fault finding, breakdown and repairing of existing roll-formers and their electrical systems including PILZ safety logic and basic PLC fault finding.  Time at Focus Electrical 6 months.



EEHA - Cert IV

Nov 2013 - Nov 2013

National Certificate in Electrical Apparatus in Explosive Atmospheres Level 4(Cert IV) - Full 5 Day Course.

Industrial Measurement and Control - Cert III

Sep 2011 - Sep 2013

National Certificate in Industrial Measurement and Control (Level 3 and 4) - NCIMC  at Waikato Institute of Technology

Electrical Engineering - Cert III

Jan 2008 - Sep 2011

National Certificate in Electrical Engineering (Level 2,3 and 4) - NCEE - To become a registered electrician at EWRB.

National Certificate

Waiuku College
Jan 2003 - Dec 2007

National Certificate in Educational Acheivement (Level 1 and 2) - NCEA (Years 11 and 12)


  • Confined Space  
  • Senior First Aid / CPR (
  • Electrical Safety 
  • Harness / Working at Heights
  • EWRP Access Platforms (Cherrypickers / Scissor lifts / Crane Cages)
  • Chemical Awareness Training (
  • Sitesafe Passport - (
  • Swagelock - Tube Bending and Safety Seminar
  • SMC Pnuematics Course (
  • EEHA Level 4 ( - Australian Standards; 5 Day Course)
  • Radiation Handling Licence 
  • Emmerson's 7101 PlantWeb and DeltaV Introduction (3 Day Course)
  • Emmerson's 7018 DeltaV Hardware and Troubleshooting (4 Day Course) 
  • Basic Traffic Controller - STMS NZQA
  • Queensland Whitecard (Nationally Recognised -
  • Western Australia Electrical License: EW182890 - License Type: Electrical Worker - Grade:Electrician
  • New Zealand Electrical License: E258459 - Registered Practicing Licence

Personal Details

DOB - 05/04/1991
Physical Address - Queensland, Australia
Nationality - New Zealand European
Phone Number - 61 4578098366 (AUS), 64 21915878 (NZ)
Passport - Current/Valid New Zealand Citizen 
Drivers License - Full New Zealand Drivers License, Class 1 (2008)
Marital Status - Single
Dependents - Nil

Availability - 1 Weeks Notice

Personal Interests

Sports, Snowboarding, Rugby, Airsoft, Music, Playing Drums, Movies, Fishing, Spearfishing, Hunting and Computers