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Umar Zamir Upper Second Class Bsc Hons in Chemistry with Chemical Engineering with 3 years Industrial Experience

I am a strong fine candidate presently studying a part-time MSc Chemical Engineering with Design at the University of Manchester, accredited by the International Chemical Engineering Association, as I feel strongly about pursuing my career in field of innovation of chemical processing, which has given me the capacity to understand a broader picture of process manufacturing and product development, from small scale to large scale plant production. Currently I am actively searching for a employer looking to develop and train my potential, in the field of Patent Attorney and intellectual property, I would like to present this opportunity to further assist me in my pursuit, as I strongly believe this is a great opportunity for me to develop intellectually in new innovations. My career path to progress to full potential would flourish. Innovative problem solving skills have always been at the forefront of my career as technical assistant, a crucial skill in understanding patents. Specific abilities Managing people Technical problem solving Dealing with customer needs and demands Analyzing and performing work on pilot plants Supervision of plant processes Keen eye for health and safety Analysis and development of products and processes for energy efficient and greener environment Work under high pressured environments. General laboratory skills using and creating new efficient methods Carry out self study

Education & Qualification

September 2009 present Part-time MSc Chemical Engineering with Design School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science, The University of Manchester, PO Box 88, Sackville Street Building, Sackville Street, Manchester, UK, M60 1QD September 2005 2009 Bsc Hons Chemistry with Chemical Engineering Degree: Upper second class University of Huddersfield, department of Chemical & Biological Science, Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DH Research Project The Research project was to demonstrate and compare the difference in heat exchangers and their best mode of heat transfer across two streams using suitable variables, the work involved using cooling towers fan assisted or draft, plate heat exchangers, concentric tube and jacketed pan using immersed coil. September 1999- July 2000 Information Technology Intermediate Huddersfield New College, New Hey Road, Huddersfield, HD34GL

Work experience:
6th July 2009 Present Stephenson group ltd chemical manufacturers- the company recognised my efforts in my placement year and employed me as technical assistant, where I developed and progressed a number of successful projects, leading me to promotion, to my current position as a Technical Services Manager in personal care department. As a Technical Service Manager, my duty is to deal with technical processing issues on high volume products, to advise and train plant work force, develop safe processing practice, supervise and train placement students for end product testing, and the development of new product formulations to meet customer needs, involving taking lab scale to large scale process Home Address: 7 Bath Street, Batley, West Yorkshire, WF17 5NT Mobile: (+44) 7807886007 E-mail (Home):

manufacture under strict ISO standards, other responsibilities include the Improvement and implementation of new methods of product analysis. Placement year 2007 Stephensons Group Ltd Chemical Manufacturers Skills acquired: Analytical lab work Technical assistant Plant supervision Office work Research & Development skills Planner and organizer Be able to multi-task Effective instigator of Real-Time activity Strong work ethic and a can do approach Excellent communicator

I worked at all times to my full ability, generally I was taken on as a lab assistant working along with research development scientists, eventually working in a number departments to broaden my skills involving filing and ordering chemicals, using databases updating and listing, in which the role involved high levels of communication with workforce to complete tasks efficiently and correctly within a given timeline. Other work involved using graphical methods to express product properties and rates of reaction of processes in development for the future work, research in developing cheaper chemical alternatives involved in products by either keeping or improving the product quality.

Software Packages
Microsoft Excel 2007 Microsoft Word 2007 Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 Microsoft Access database 2007 Pro II with Provision Chem-CAD AspenTech Engineering suite SQL Database SAGE Database - Formulation/ Graphical/Data - Report writing - University Project - Data storage e.g. Quality Control - Process simulation - Process simulation/ Pipe networking/ PFD - Self interest considered a valuable product for engineering - IT class - Self interest

Shift manager skills acquired Managing people Work under high pressured environment Making sure all health and safety rules are followed by staff at all times Experienced manager of conflict Hobbies interests & Activities:

A positive approach Customer focus Excellent people skills Highly organised

My main leisure pursuit is to keep fit and healthy. I am a member of a fitness club which I attend on a weekly basis.

Professor Robert Brown Dept. Chemical & Biological Science. University of Huddersfield Telephone: +44 (0) 1484 473397 E-mail :

Dr Hamid Golshekan Dept. Chemical & Biological Science. University of Huddersfield Telephone : +44 (0) 1484 472134 E-mail:

Robin Richardson Stephensons Group ltd Brookfoot house, Low lane Leeds, LS18 5PU Telephone: +44 (0) 1132 050 900