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Charles Variath Jacob, CWI

Engineer - Welding
Platinum Most Valuable Member

Contact Details

Variath House, Near Govt. LP School
Cheranallore P.O.
Ernakulam
Cochin
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MOBILE: 04842430579

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Bio

B.tech Mechanical Engineer with specialization in welding engineering and professionally certified inspector with American Welding Society and Canadian Welding Bureau Level 2 and holding Level II certification in various NDT methods from ASNT.

 

·        Over 11 years 5 months of experience in welding engineering, Shop
         fabrication, welding Training and QA/QC inspection activities.

·        Graduate in mechanical engineering from esteemed university in India.

·        Post-graduate certificate education in WELDING ENGINEERING from     
         esteemed university in India.

·        Excellent hands on experience in welding process like SMAW, GMAW,
         FCAW, and GTAW.

·        Experience in conducting training program for welding inspectors for
         certification, quality management systems and troubleshooting.

·        Excellent knowledge of welding standards like ASME Sec IX, ASME Sec II
         A, ASME Sec IIB, ASME Sec IIC, ASME Sec V, ASME Sec V111 Div. 1, B
         31.3, B 31.1, AWS D1.1 and Canadian standards.

·        Excellent knowledge of welder qualification and welding procedure
         specification.

·        Excellent Knowledge in QC documentation and ISO 9001 Requirements.

·        Sound Knowledge in QC activities like Equipment Calibration, ISO 9001
         Audit Requirements, Welding Consumable Control, Static and Rotating
         Equipments, Hydro testing of Piping, QC Test pack Preparation etc

·        Basic Knowledge in Civil and Electrical activities. 

·        Sound knowledge in welding metallurgy of carbon steel, alloy steel,
         stainless steel.

·        Experience in all documentation works like WPS, PQR, WPQ, NDT
         standards, weld map, heat treatment, ITP.

·        Experience in guiding a team of Inspectors, Supervisors, Foreman, Skilled
         welders and Fabricators for proper selection of electrodes and
         consumables, usage of techniques and welding procedures and
         preparation of weld joints and to follow best engineering practices and best
         workmanship.

·        Expertise in various NDT techniques.

·        Having experience in process piping, power piping, pipelines,
         manufacturing sector.

·        Excellent track record of welding inspection.

·        Good interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.

         Highly talented, self-motivated and self-driven individual

Certifications

  • CWI

Education

CANADIAN WELDING BUREAU
KOCHI, India
WELDING INSPECTOR LEVEL 2, 2017
CSA W 178.2
2017 To 2017

AMERICAN WELDING SOCIETY
KOCHI, India
CERTIFIED WELDING INSPECTOR, 2010
CERTIFIED WELDING INSPECTOR
2010 To 2010

SAEIT
CHENNAI, India
WELDING ENGINEERING CERTIFICATE, 2007
WELDING ENGINEERING
2006 To 2007

SAINTGITS COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING
KOCHI, India
MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, 2006
MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
2002 To 2006

Type of Business

  • Other

Interest

  • Aluminium
  • Arc Welding
  • Automotive
  • Brazing and Soldering
  • Computerization of Welding
  • Ferrous Metals
  • Machinery
  • NDT
  • Nonferrous Metals except aluminium
  • Piping and Tubing
  • Pressure Vessels and Tanks
  • Robotics
  • Safety and Health

Job History

MAGNUM CONSULTANCY SERVICES
WELDING CONSULTANT/ WELDING ENGINEER
KOCHI, India
June 2014 - present

MECHANICAL CONTRACTING AND SERVICES COMPANY
WELDING ENGINEER
MANAMA, Bahrain
December 2017 - December 2018

BAHWAN ENGINEERING COMPANY
SENIOR ENGINEER QUALITY ASSURANCE AND CONTROL
MUSCAT, Oman
April 2015 - February 2017

WIPRO INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEERING
ASSISTANT MANAGER - WELDING ENGINEERING
BANGALORE, India
May 2011 - February 2015

LARSEN & TOUBRO
SENIOR ENGINEER - WELDING TECHNOLOGY
CHENNAI, India
July 2007 - May 2011

Job Class

  • Engineer - Welding