Data Center Facilities Manager @ Amazon Web Services Northen VirginiaControl Room Operator @ Tractebel Expanded experience working with power plant equipment through the commissioning of GE-10 gas turbines, the heat recovery steam generator, back-pressure steam turbine, as well as the effective operation of duel fuel boilers, 1900 ton steam turbine chillers, and a 2600 ton electric chiller....
Data Center Facilities Manager @ Amazon Web Services Northen VirginiaControl Room Operator @ Tractebel Expanded experience working with power plant equipment through the commissioning of GE-10 gas turbines, the heat recovery steam generator, back-pressure steam turbine, as well as the effective operation of duel fuel boilers, 1900 ton steam turbine chillers, and a 2600 ton electric chiller. Took the initiative to update maintenance program including equipment descriptions, scheduling and tracking. From March 2003 to October 2006 (3 years 8 months) Building Controls Specialist/Reliability Engineer @ JLL Responsible for the review of JLL’s performance to ensure that a quality product and service is provided to our client.Conduct analysis of Work Order performance by staffDevelopment, review and implementation of SOP’sReview of DEQ standards and JLL’s responsibilities, how JLL is meeting and maintaining these standards and ensuring that all work is documented within the CMMS.Perform Monthly FMEADevelop and implement equipment Preventative Maintenance scheduling within 360 FacilityCommunicate with the client to schedule maintenance on systems with the potential to impact scientific researchPerform equipment FCA From June 2015 to February 2017 (1 year 9 months) Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Janelia Research CampusAssistant Chief Engineer @ JLL 10/06-06/15 Assistant Chief Engineer, JLL and CBSResponsible for the effective operation, monitoring, and maintenance of Building Management Systems. Manage monthly completion of tasks assigned to more than 15 personnel. Through planning, preparations, and performance, enable efficient use of equipment, such as limiting down time for inspectionsAssisted in the migration from Micro Main to 360 Facility CMMSAdvised customer project team during new construction projects, including compliance with fire/access codesWork with EH&S department for environmental and safety issuesProvide oversight for the Operations crew in monitoring, analysis and optimization performance of all building systemsHelped development standards for monitoring, analysis and optimization processesLead the troubleshooting and rectification of problems with building systemsProvide operating guidance on the scope, user requirements specification, design, construction and commissioning of all projects affecting building systemsUtilize staff and outside vendors, as needed, to accomplish the maintenance and continuous operation of all building systems and infrastructure within the facilities and environment including: fire/life safety, boiler operations and associated steam related equipment, mechanical (HVAC, plumbing, controls) electrical (lighting, UPS, PDU, generators, primary switch gear), critical environments, digital systems (fire alarm, and Audio/Visual services.Provide guidance to engineering, electrical, and maintenance staff Identify the maintenance objectives of the facility and incorporate those objectives into a documented plan that includes preventive, predictive and reactive maintenance proceduresEnsure that all SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures) are well-understood by all building staff, engineers, tenants and contractors who perform work within the facility Develop semi-annual shut down schedules including the coordination of staff, vendors and the client availability From October 2006 to June 2015 (8 years 9 months) Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Janelia Research CampusShift Supervisor @ Tractebel Participated in the testing and commissioning of a new power plant site. Received two promotions in less than 3 years in recognition of high quality performance, moving from Equipment Operator to Control Room Operator before becoming Shift Supervisor in 2002. Managed a team of 4 operators to ensure the efficient production of power from twin 250 MW Alstom CFB boilers. Monitored the emissions and plant chemistry for a zero discharge facility. Experience working with contractors and equipment manufacturers to ensure proper installation and effective equipment control. From November 1999 to March 2003 (3 years 5 months) Station Operator @ Southern Natural Gas Responsible for the operation and maintenance of 8 and 10 cylinder, 800 to 1350 HP reciprocating engines used to boost pressure in natural gas transmission lines.Also, managed outside contractors with regard to adherence to company policies. From September 1998 to November 1999 (1 year 3 months) Machinist Mate, Nuclear Power @ US Navy During tour of military duty, contributed to the effective maintenance and operation of systems used to power the Navy's nuclear powered guided missile cruiser. Recognized for exceptional service with numerous medals, awards, and commendations including the Navy Achievement Medal. Specifics include: Operated, maintained, and repaired:Main and auxiliary steam systems, generators, valves, and piping systems.Various types and staged steam driven turbines, used for pumps, electric generation and ship propulsion.Evaporator and auxiliary water systems used to provide feed water, make-up water and potable water.Oil lubrication pumps, purifiers, filters and piping systems.High (3000psi) and low (250psi) pressure air compressors, dehydrators, reducers, valve operators and piping system.; Trained new personnelScheduled maintenance for over one thousand pieces of equipment.Supervised a work force of between 20 to 30 personnel in the completion of scheduled maintenance.Received a 98.5% maintenance completion rating in the first year and a 99.5% completion rating after the second from an external auditing group, receiving letters of recognition for outstanding performance by Commanding Officer.Advised Decommissioning Officer in maintenance and operating requirements prior to placing equipment on inactive list.Evaluated and critiqued Work Procedures and Safety tag outs prior to procedure performance, ensuring all evolutions were completed in a safe, timely and efficient manner.Managed over 35 personnel in the completion of work procedures and equipment lay-up during ship decommissioning. From August 1990 to September 1998 (8 years 2 months)
Amazon Web Services
Data Center Facilities Manager
Control Room Operator
March 2003 to October 2006
Building Controls Specialist/Reliability Engineer
June 2015 to February 2017
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Janelia Research Campus
Assistant Chief Engineer
October 2006 to June 2015
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Janelia Research Campus
November 1999 to March 2003
Southern Natural Gas
September 1998 to November 1999
Machinist Mate, Nuclear Power
August 1990 to September 1998
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James Miller is Data Center Facilities Manager
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