Saskatoon, SK, Canada S7J-0Y9

Saskatoon, SK, Canada S7J-0Y9

Brad J White


2410 Broadway Ave

Saskatoon, SK, Canada S7J-0Y9


51/32 Shamanovskogo. Town: Drujnyi

Minskaya Obl. Minsk, Belarus


Russia Mobile +7-914-935-6285 Anytime



 Graduated Grade 12 at Melville Comprehensive School 1981(Melville, Saskatchewan, Canada)

 Interprovincial Heavy Duty Mechanic

 Interprovincial Millwright

 Interprovincial Truck and Transport Mechanic

 Certified Mobile Equipment Trainer

 Overseas Mechanic worked in FSU for extended periods of time

 Able to make on the job decisions and follow through with results.

 Extensive troubleshooting experience in all aspects of equipment.

 I work well as a team player or independently.

 Ability to make alternative repair decisions where location dictates.

 Valid Canadian Passport able to travel where needed.

 Extremely dedicated and loyal employee


April 2011 to Present: Nabors Drilling International Ltd. Russia

Operations Superintendent

  • Oversee and co-ordinate entire Russian Operations Reporting to Country Manager
  • Planning costing for entire Russia Operations
  • Product Service enhancement programs for customer relations
  • Cost forecasting and Capital Budgets for entire Russia Operations
  • Bid Proposals and placement of 3 more rigs in Russia (7 Total)
  • Client Customer relations planning and development
  • Maintenance and Planning background is directly related to success in Russia
  • New Project Planning
  • Commercial Business Review of Current Projects
  • Improvement of Drilling Operations
  • Engineering Improvement of the Rigs

June 2009 to April 2011 Nabors Drilling International Ltd. Russia

Maintenance Superintendent

  • Maintenance and Operations planning and procedures for 4 rig operation in Russia
  • Administer all planned and unplanned inspections as per API protocol for Russia drilling operations
  • Schedule inspections and ordering spares for Russia operations
  • Coordinate inspections and major repairs required as per API standards and plan parts and logistics for above repairs and parts delivery

Nov 1st 2007- June 2009 Nabors Drilling International Ltd. Rig 603 Irkutsk, Russia

Chief Mechanic

 Over Seas Chief Heavy Duty Mechanic

 Extensive Canrig Top Drive repair Overhaul and troubleshooting

 Extensive Caterpillar Prime mover Rebuild and Troubleshooting

 Extensive Detroit Diesel Experience

 Extensive PLC Electronic and Electrical troubleshooting and repair

 Supervisory and Training duties on Area manager level

 Conduct daily safety meetings and write Job safety analysis procedures

 Repair and Maintain Bomco A/C Drilling Rig

 Responsible for Scheduling Local mechanics and Training in Rig Management Systems including work order preperation

 Maintain and Repair all Rig and Camp Prime movers

 Organize Complete rig move from city yard to rig site

 Organize and schedule Local Labor and contract Expatriate labor

 Lived Abroad for extended periods of time

 Progressing well with Russian Language Spoken and Written

 Reroute and Upgrade Rig Hydraulic systems

 Redesign Rig components to make more user friendly

 Assist in Rig Site layout and Rig move planning and implementation

 Order 1 year spare parts for complete Rig

 Maintain and repair all mobile equipment

Sept 1st 2006- Nov 1st 2007 TransEuro Energy LLC Yerevan, Armenia

Heavy Duty Mechanic

 Over Seas Heavy Duty Mechanic

 Refurbish and commission Skytop TR800 Trailer Rig and Prepare for Drilling

 Responsible for parts ordering and assembly of all rig components

 Replace and rebuild all engines

 Organize Complete rig move from city yard to rig site

 Organize and schedule Local Labor and contract Expatriate labor

 Lived Abroad for extended periods of time

 Speak and understand some Russian and Armenian

 Recondition and reroute complete Hydraulic system

 Test and recondition Mud Pumps, Ideco and Gardiner Denver Triplex

 Assist in Rig Site Layout

March 1st 2005 – Sept 1st 2006 Tolko- Meadow Lake OSB Ltd

Millwright, Meadow Lake, SK.

 Commission new Plant Production Equipment

 Repair, replace, rebuild and troubleshoot equipment in a large Industrial setting

 Supervise up to 20 contractors during regular and unplanned shutdown

 Implement new cost saving equipment repairs and procedures

 Completed Hypower 4 day ElectroHydraulic course

 Certified Mobile Equipment Trainer (RTFL, Arial Platform, Forklift, Loader, Skid steer and Trakmobile) responsible for training of all plant personnel and contractors

 Very strong with JD Edwards software

 Familiar with PLC programming and troubleshooting

 Trained in VibraScan Vibration analysis and route setup

 Create and carry out work orders and material requisitions with JD Edwards and other electronic means

 Responsible for all types of safe work practices and Lockout Procedures

 Trained in Lock out procedures, Confined space Entry and Fall Protection

 1 of 10 people nominated for Employee of the year after only 10 months out of 200 Employees

 Advanced user of MS programs as well as several other computer based programs

Sept 1st 2004-Feb 26th 2005 Meadow Lake Properties Ltd.

Carpenter, Meadow Lake, SK

 Construction, Framing, Renovation and Finishing carpentry

 Flooring installation

 Siding and window installation

 Work unassisted

Sept 27th 1996-Sept 1st, 2004 Meadow Lake Truck and Trailer Ltd.

Business Owner, Meadow Lake, SK

 Own and Operate Truck and Equipment Repair Company

 Supervise all aspects of repairs to Loaders, Scrapers, Processors, Feller Bunchers, Skidders, Graders, Heavy Trucks, Trailers

 Responsible for all aspects related to truck and equipment repair, parts ordering repair and procedures, payroll

 Direct supervision and responsibility for up to 15 Employees

 Parts sales, service, engine overhaul, warranty administration

 Service and repair to Vacuum trucks and all related components

 Extensive Hydraulic repair and overhaul, all components

 TruckBase GPS Satellite tracking equipment factory trained service technician

 Glenntel Mobile Satellite communication authorized technician

1989-1996 Freightliner Truck Sales Ltd. Regina, SK

Technician, Shop Foreman, Regina, SK

 Highest trained technician out of 40 employees

 Superior Mechanical aptitude with the ability to look beyond the job at hand to prevent unscheduled repairs

 First Technician to overhaul 3406E Caterpillar engine in western Canada

 Constant efficiency over 100% with little or no Rework

 Troubleshoot and Direct repair using Caterpillar Electronic Technician

 Competed in the Caterpillar Tech Masters Challenge I II and III

 Able to collect and Analyze Cat SOS samples and sample results

 Highly trained in electronic troubleshooting and repair for all engine and Allison Transmission, Wabco Antilock Brakes

 Extensive service and overhaul experience in all engine related fields, Cat, Cummins, Detroit, International, Mercedes

 Extensive service and overhaul in all drive train related fields Eaton, Allison Automatic, Rockwell and Spicer

 Responsible for scheduling and technical support for complete technical staff at a large Truck dealership

 Factory Trained Caterpillar Technician

 Factory trained Carrier Refrigeration Technician

1983-1989 Weldon’s Concrete Ltd.

Millwright, Technician, Saskatoon, SK

 Responsible for Maintenance, service and repair of all plant equipment relating to a large concrete manufacturing plant

 Responsible for service overhaul and repair of all mobile equipment

 Extensive overhaul and repair to large concrete press and manufacturing equipment

 Service and repair of 80 ton Kone and Zenar overhead cranes as well as several smaller 15, 10, and 5 ton cranes

 Repair and overhaul of heavy industrial off road mobile equipment Henley Hermes 80 ton lift truck as well as Komatsu Toyota and Clark

 Implemented and maintained extensive Preventative maintenance program

 Specializing in Hydraulic troubleshooting, rebuild and repair of all components Pumps Motors Valves

 Repair to several automated production and computer controlled machines

 Responsible for all parts ordering and job costing

1981-1983 Blanchard Foundry

Millwright, Saskatoon, SK

 Responsible for all maintenance and repair to all equipment relating to the foundry industry

 Implemented and maintained extensive Preventative maintenance program and vibration analysis program

 Parts and supply inventory purchasing

 Job costing and maintenance cost evaluation


Cecil Davidson Baker Hughes, Director of Integrated Operations for Russia/Caspian, Mobile +7-985-226-0354
Click to See: Letter of Recommendation
Abdylla Tachmammedov Business Development and Operations Support Supervisor, QHSE Manager Russia Nabors Drilling International +7 (915) 131-66-74

Education and Specialized Training:

 IWCF Well Control for Supervisors

 HSE Rig Pass

 Project Management , Financial Awareness

 IOSH, Safety LeaderShip

 Foreign Corrupt Policies Act: Awareness Training

 Workplace Harassment Prevention

 Millwright (Industrial Mechanic)

 Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic

 Truck and Transport Mechanic

 Moduspec, Rig Inspection Workshop

 Millwright (Industrial Mechanic)

 Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic

 Truck and Transport Mechanic

Factory Training

 Caterpillar Training TechMasters I

 Caterpillar Training TechMasters II

 Caterpillar Training TechMasters III

 Caterpillar Training 3176/3406E Electronic Engine Training

 Caterpillar Training Truck Engine Update

 Cummins Training- Cummins Warranty Administrator (certificate unavailable)

 Carrier Refrigeration Trailer Refrigeration Units

 Carrier Exam and Course Results

 Horton Cooling Systems

Technical Training

 Commercial Air Brakes

 CFC/HCFC/HFC Refrigeration Control

 Vehicle Safety Inspection Station Signing Officer

Freightliner Corporate Training

 Electronically Controlled Engines

 Century Class Introduction

 Air conditioning

 Air Conditioning and Electrical

Employer Recognition

 Gold Sheets

Self Paced Training

 Dawn of the New Century

 R-134 Air Conditioning Systems

 Tire Tracks Fundamentals

 Business Class Service Publications

 Truck Talk

 Basic Electricity Volts/Ohms/Amps

 Basic Electricity Symbols and Diagrams

 Basic Electricity Magnetism

 Basic Electricity Terms

 Cool it Fundamentals

 Cool it Components

 Pre-Delivery Inspection

 FLB/COE The New Heavy Truck

 Drive Train/ Drivelines

 Heavy Duty Trucks Service Publications