Sergio Alvarado

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Resume Headline: sergio alvarado – Controls Engineer Resume Value: abzu5azt53fi5x9x

Sergio P. Alvarado
Houston, TX
832-952-9039, __________________________________

With over 10 years experience in automation and engineering, I have a diverse oilfield and industrial construction background with my strength in engineering and controls, whether that be programming HMI’s or PLC’s or SCADA. Since leaving the military, my experience is mostly upstream oilfield optimization, whether that be drilling, oilfield construction or production with an eye for professionalism, proficiency and safety. In addition, I install, troubleshoot, program and commission controls systems, which I have done for Linn, XTO, Conoco/Phillips, Chevron, EP Energy, Apache, Laredo, Pioneer, EOG, Apache, in a subcontractor capacity.

I prefer less than 50% travel

For the last three years, I have done quite a bit of contract work including: project management, engineering, field engineering I&E,design and layout, new business development. Because I developed the chemical optimization program utilizing the Scadapack and ClearSCADA, I have done much Sales Engineering over the last 3 years.

C/C++ / .net C# Programming Language, used for scripting
TelePace Studio (Scadapack) , SoMachine and Unity (Modicon and Magelis) Automation Organizer (IDEC), RSLogix 5000(Control Logix and MicroLogix), EZware (MapleSystems), Breese for Oleumtech
familiar with IsaGRAF 2010, RocLink (FR)
Honeywell C300
Drilling Rig- A RigSense, RigSense 3.1, RigConnect 3.0,
SQL Server 2008 and configuration tools,
Visio 2013, AutoCAD 2000- 2010,
HMI Programming (Woonderware Intouch, Crimson 3.0, Vijeo Designer, iXDeveloper, ProFace), Maple Systems
Radios/modems-Freewave, Mikrotek, Sierra Wireless

VFD, Actuators, proximity sensors, encoders, position sensors, flow meters, Coriolis meters, pressure transmitters, differential pressure transmitters, temperature sensors and thermistors
Turck,Yagosawa, Schneider Electric, ABB, Emerson, Foxboro,

University of Nebraska at Omaha, Bachelor of Arts General Studies, August 2012
Concentration-Communications, Math, Philosophy
Military- US Naval Electricity and Electrical Course 1993,
National Oilwell Varco- Rig Electronics Course- 2013
Advanced IDEC PLC/HMI course
Basic MikroTik SS Radio course
PEC- 2013, H2S Safety- 2013
CompTIA+ 2012 training, SQL 2008 training,
First Aid-2014
ConocoPhillips safety Certification
ExxonMobil-Safety certification
Osha 10 safety certification

Apr 2015-PresentControls ConsultantJCI Contract Work
Commission control systems for HVAC efficiency using Metasys.
Troubleshoot electrical system, equipment HVAC process and logic.
Supervise construction crews such as HVAC contractors, electrical and air and balancing team.
Adhere to ExxonMobil safety standards.
Train technicians and develop training, commission schedules.

Jun 2013-Apr 2015System Integrator Contract Work
Integration Engineer-
Travel to locations to design and integrate automation systems for to work with LACT units, well sites and salt water disposal
Designed and edited electrical drawing on AutoCAD and Visio.
Designed PLC and HMI programs to communicate on SCADA networks such as CYGnet, ClearSCADA, and Wonderware, in addition to remote OPC and DDE.
Configured windows based servers on networks
Designed networks to communicate over telemetry, TCP/IP and RS 232/485 protocols
Commissioned and function test systems for SCADA
Consult with construction crews installation and commissioning of process machinery such as VFD’s circulation pumps, transfer pumps, horizontal pumps and LACT units.
Utilized Scadapack 357/350/334/330/100/32, AB SLC 500/5000/11/1400, IDEC Smart AXIS,Modicon, ROC800
Programmed controllers using various platforms. Familiar with IsaGRAF Workbench 2010, Unity Pro, TelePace Studio and Unity to integrate with SCADA

Jan 2012-Jun 2013 Integrator National Oilwell Varco
Project Engineer
Trained drillers how to use the RigSense 3.0 and RigConnect drilling software software, 220V Variable frequency drive, auto driller and pneumatic auto driller. Not a user friendly software, so I had to conduct in depth training in order to ensure efficiency and safety while automating system
Installed drilling rig local network and sensors, encoders, SCADA equipment and circuits to include ultra-sonic, Turck proximity, transducers and satellites to increase and optimize asset production.
Familiar with all phases of rig automation to include Omron PLC wiring, Pit Volume Totalizer, Electronic Drilling Recorder (EDR) and Gas detection
Integrated data from PVT, EDR, mud pumps, into a National Oilwell data acquisition system so driller can utilize auto driller or down hole tools to maximize and optimize drilling operations.
Configured windows based servers on networks
Solved interface problems between corporate office and drilling rig.
Installed Microsoft based servers and clients for rig sites to allow real time viewing for corporate or company representative and utilize data collection and storage to view on SCADA.
Prepared tour sheets, pipe tallies, logs and taught company representative how to use software.
Installed Hughes Net satellites to switch for server and client data, DAQ and VOIP connections,
Proficient with shale formation types in order to consult with drillers for auto-driller operation
Jan 2004-Jan 2012 Field Engineer AO Controls
Consulted with crews installing various automation equipment and systems including ControlLogix, MicroLogix, CompactLogix, SLC 500, Siemens, Scadapack Series, Idec, SmartAxis, Honeywell Experion, Delta V 8.3,
Designed layout and assisted in altering for projects including concrete and oilfield facilities layout
Consulted with engineering and IT departments on SCADA operations on developing Alarm Management and SCADA Operations
Facilitated migration into updated networks
Optimized system to deliver RTO to local and network.

Installed and commissioned automation systems on oil wells and refineries, such as Foxboro DCS, Delta V 8.3, Honeywell Experion using OPC and DDE
Installed and troubleshoot electrical systems and sensors such as LACT systems, HVAC components, from companies like Turck, Siemens, Schneider Electric,
Familiar with migration, marshalling, Plant safety, oil field safety
Installed and designed using IDEC and Logix 500/5000, Delta V, AutoCAD,
Consulted with clients regarding alarm management and migration to newer systems

Jan 2000- Jan 2004 Field Engineer Croft Construction
Managed crews installing various automation and construction equipment and controls
Designed layout and managed projects from every phase of construction, to include bidding, procurement, auto CAD, 3d modeling with Inventor, client development, permitting, and installation of design.

Installed and commissioned automation equipment on oil wells and water monitoring stations in Texas and California area in accordance with design
Familiar with migration, marshalling, Plant safety, oil field safety
Familiar with all major brands such as AB, E&H, Emerson, Foxboro, Pepper Fuchs

Aug 1995-Jan 2000 Store Manager New Line Promotion
I managed retail sales direct to business in several US markets, to include Seattle, Denver, Dayton, Houston, Salt Lake City, Los Angeles and San Diego.
When the production was low my job was to troubleshoot sales, administration, inventory and training to maximize production for the market.
I managed up to 30 people at each market.
Aug 1989-Aug 1995 Military US Marine Corps
Marine Reconnaissance- small team member.
Manage technicians for combat vehicles. Excelled in quick decision making under extreme conditions.
Marine infantry training, Marine Reconnaissance training, Scuba training, airborne; US Army Ranger course,
Naval Electronics and Electricity course.
Operations-Desert Storm, Saudi Arabia (1990) and Restore Hope, Somalia (1993)

Hobbies/ Interest
I enjoy spending time with my family, church and playing my guitar

Experience BACK TO TOP
Job Title Company Experience
Controls Engineer Johnson Controls – Present

Additional Info BACK TO TOP

Desired Salary/Wage: 130,000.00 – 160,000.00 USD yr

Current Career Level: Manager (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)

Date of Availability: Immediately

Work Status: US – I am authorized to work in this country for any employer.

Active Security Clearance: None

US Military Service: Yes

Citizenship: US citizen

Target Job: Target Job Title: Controls Engineer

Desired Job Type: Employee

Target Company: Company Size:

Occupation: Engineering • Electrical/Electronics Engineering
• Energy/Nuclear Engineering
Sales/Retail/Business Development • General/Other: Sales/Business Development

Target Locations: Selected Locations: US-TX-Houston

Relocate: Yes

Willingness to travel: Up to 75% travel

Languages: Languages Proficiency Level
Spanish Intermediate

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