ANDREW BILLINGHAM

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Technical Documentation/Quality Engineer

Gloucestershire

Andrew Billingham

 

Technical Documentation/Quality Engineer                  Location: Gloucester, England

Tel: 07733105366

Email: andybill5@hotmail.com

 

Professional Summary

 

 

An experienced Technical Documentation Engineer / Manufacturing Record Book compiler with an Oil & Gas industry background. Responsibilities have included Document Management and Control, Document Inspection and Expediting, and compiling and reviewing Technical Manufacturing Data Books.

Familiar with use of document management systems, identifying and processing documents.

Working with various engineering departments to ensure correctness of documentation being supplied.

Currently utilised as a Technical Documentation Engineer /Project Quality Engineer covering all aspects of project quality assurance and documentation review and control.

 

Previous experience in welding, NDT inspection and quality positions including Off-shore Q.C. Supervisor, Q.C. Welding Inspector, Structural Inspector, N.D.T. coordinator, Paint/Coating Inspector.

 

Familiar with ISO-9001standard & GE Quality Management System.

Trained to undertake supplier quality audits.

 

Reliable, organized and efficient, with  an excellent eye for detail and the ability to work well under pressure.

 

 

Education

Crypt Grammar School, Gloucester

 

Qualifications

GE Auditing Course (IATC)

Six Sigma Yellow Belt

C.S.W.I.P. Certified 3.1 Welding Inspector (No WO6420) (expired)

P.C.N. Radiographic Interpretation Level II (No 206941) (expired)

British Gas Site Coatings Inspector (No 11763) (expired)

A.S.N.T. Level II-Radiography, MPI & Liquid Penetrant (expired)

 

Computer Literacy

Daily use of Microsoft Word/ Excel, Adobe Acrobat Pro 11,

Electronic Documentation Systems (EDS), Company software system.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Detailed work experience:

 

 

 

 

Oct  2018 to Present:

 

Employer:         Alderley Systems Ltd – Wickwar, Glos.

(Leading manufacturer of Produced Water Treatment systems)

 

Position:            Project Quality Engineer/ Technical Documentation Engineer

 

Duties:

·                Review/interpret Client and Project Specifications and requirements.

·                Support Project Manager and Engineers according to client’s specifications.

·                Review/comment/approve suppliers and sub-vendors material traceability certification against Project specifications, resolving issues as necessary.

·                Review and process incoming internal, supplier and client documentation and distribute to relevant engineering department.

·                Compile Manufacturing Record books, co-ordinating and liaising with internal departments and suppliers as necessary.

·                Co-ordinate all quality related issues on the Project, including Non-conformance reports and Corrective Actions until close out.

 

 

 

 

June 2010 to Oct 2018:

 

Employer:         General Electric (Oil & Gas Division) – Nailsea, Bristol.

(Leading manufacturer of subsea oil & gas equipment)

 

Position:            Technical Documentation Engineer/ Project Quality Engineer

 

Duties:

·                Conduct quality assurance activities on manufacturing systems to ensure procedures, design and work instructions are compliant.

·                Review and process incoming internal, supplier and client documentation and distribute to relevant engineering department.

·                Review and approve Quality documentation and Manufacturing Record Data Books for release to client ensuring the quality of presentation is in accordance with company and client requirements.

·                Resolve Project Quality and supplier problems and raise Non Conformance Reports or Corrective Actions when required.

·                Conduct internal or supplier audits when required.

·                Attend client/management meetings to provide updates on project quality issues and submit weekly reports.

·                Undertake Continuous Improvement and Corrective action plans.

 

 

 

May 2006 to June 2010:

 

Employer:            L.B. Bentley Valves Ltd, Stroud, Glos, UK

(Specialist manufacturer of small bore sub-sea gate valves and filters & dryers for the oil & gas industry)

 

Position:              Project Documentation Engineer

 

 

Duties:                 Project Documentation Engineer compiling electronic Manufacturing Record Books (MRB’s) to customer specification and finalizing for dispatch with equipment, ensuring accurate records and full traceability is kept throughout.

Responsible for maintenance of document database and scanning/filing and archiving of documents.

Expediting and inspection of technical documentation from suppliers to enable completion of orders.

Liaising between suppliers & engineers to resolve technical queries and release documents.

Daily use of Excel/ Word / Adobe Acrobat Professional and company Electronic Database System.

 

 

 

 

Apr 2001 to Nov 2005:

 

Employer:            Axsia Serck Baker Limited, Gloucester, UK

(Manufacturer of Water Injection and Produced Water Treatment systems)

 

Position:              Project Document Controller/ MRB Compiler

 

 

Duties:                             Responsible for implementation and maintenance of document database and distribution of documents to relevant recipients.

Compilation of customer Manufacturing Record Books and Operating & Installation Manuals to client specifications and requirements.

Storage, scanning/filing and archiving of documents.

Expediting documentation from suppliers to enable completion of orders.

Liaising between suppliers & engineers to resolve technical queries and release documents.

Daily use of company Electronic Database System for document logging and tracking, Excel and Adobe Acrobat.

 

 

 

Oct 1991 to Apr 2001:

 

Employer:            S.G.S. Inspection (Dubai)

Carried out NDT, Welding and paint inspections on and off shore in various locations around the Middle East

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