• Amman 02

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Summary

                                                                         

Key Experience

               

Over 27 years experience in Construction , Construction Supervision and Management of major Highways and Interchange / Roads&Bridges / Infrastructure with services works ( Drainage, Storm water, Irrigation…etc ) Projects and multi-disciplined works including civil / structural Engineering, and building works. Including the position of Project Manager, Resident Engineer , Head of supervision and co-ordination for number of majer Projects and working experience on major construction project assignments, in a managerial role, holding a position of in-charge and in control of subordinates. Extensive experience  in Construction Management. Experience working in the Gulf Countries and Middle East – United Arab Emirates ( Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi – AlAin ) Sultanate Of Oman (Muscat, Nizwa, Sur Region, BidBid ) and Jordan ( Amman ) – with special experience in constructing in – city Interchanges. Experience  in attending public inquiries as Highway specialist Projects Management and specialist advice on Roads networks schemes.                      

Also Leadership skills to motivate and organize project staff and contractors’ staff to achieve a performance level that is above expectation. Extensive skills in handling multi-cultural work environment. Proficiency level in the use of  the English language. Knowledge of contract law and experience of managing contractual disputes and arbitration issues is a plus. Extensive  experience in Risk and Project management, QA/QC procedures and in the application of safety procedures and practices. Strategic  thinking skill for advice on the most efficient construction technique and contracting strategy.

 

Work History

Work History

Yaghi & Partner Co.

Dec 2011 - Jan 2014

General Manager

: • Reviews project proposal or plan to determine time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing projects,staffing requirements, and allotment of available resources to various  phases of project.

  • Establishes work plan and staffing for each phase of project, and arranges for recruitment or assignment of project personnel.
  • Preparing the meeting with project staff to outline work plan and to assign duties, responsibilities, and scope of authority.
  •  Directs and coordinates activities of project personnel to ensure project progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget.
  • Reviews status reports prepared by project personnel and modifies schedules or plans as required Prepares Project reports for management, client, or others.
  • Confers with Project Personnel to provide technical advice and to resolve problems. 
  •   Arranging meeting with service authority  regarding the services problems, management and administration of the project, coordination with Clients, Contractors and Suppliers, as well as materials and equipments approved, commissioning and handing over of roads and services of the Project. In addition to pre and post tender procedures, claim analysis and the necessary time and cost control of Project, Carrying out overall construction of project detailed  and constructions Managing staff (both field and office staff) of the team, Ensuring quality control of all services works products, Managing the technical supervision of project implementation

     .  Developing technical/managerial and engineering related assignments and terms of references for all types of procurement carried by the Company at this stage; assignments and terms of references for all types of procurement carried by the Company at this stage, Carrying out overall planning process Ensuring the timeliness of the project implementation, Ensuring high quality and timely interdepartmental information flow at the Company about the project progress made Management and coordination of project handover management, Supervising project management activities and project managers on aregular basis

                                                                   

Parsons De Leuw Cather Overseas Limited

Dec 2007 - Nov 2011

: Residant Engineer

:    Responsible for the entire projects according to tender documents with design modification, construction supervision. Arranging meeting between service authority and contractor regarding the services problems, management and administration of the project, coordination with Clients, Contractors and Suppliers, as well as materials and equipments approved, commissioning and handing over of roads and services of the Project. In addition to pre and post tender procedures, claim analysis and the necessary time and cost control of Projects. Directly supervise all workers, distribute assignments among them and control the implemented. Supervise all employees under the span of control, distribute assignments among them and control their implementation, Prepare periodic reports concerning the development of the projects under construction. Ensure that Directly supervise the company's policy in respect to quality assurance and quality control including all the documents and requirements of the project such as reports,minutes of meetings, BOQ and ather documents pertinent to the projects the company’s policies on safety are being applied. Provide the projects with the human workforce that is needed in terms of engineers and technicians Directly supervise the projects within the scope of control by referring back to the project's action plan and ensuring the availability of all necessary resources to carry out the implementation of the projects.Supervise the engineering and technician work according to the blueprints of the projects and ensure that the implementation of the projects is consistent with those blueprints and sketches. and ensure that this procedure goes in line with the company's policy. Supervise the bases of planning pertinent to the project and determine the estimated budget in coordination with the operations support. Supervise the projects overall performance Ensure engineering integrity, delivery on time, budget and quality. Ensure the owner's satisfaction. Ensure proper communication between the projects parties. Give recommendations on the final results and project's stages. Supervise all correspondences with the engineers and the client. Prepare and follow up on the planning, work program, and the progress on sites. Make sure the required resources are allocated to perform the construction tasks Control the execution of works and make sure that work is performed as per the contract specifications and standards. Prepare the estimated budget as well as the cash flow for the project.Prepare the program of work and define the required manpower and other resources for the project. Prepare the projects mobilization. Supervise all technical issues related to the projects and prepare the necessary procedures and issues on sits. Supervise all construction drawings and compare them with all tender documents and specifications. Deal and coordinate with all concerned official bodies in terms of road diversions and other related onsite technical requirements. Conduct weekly staff meetings

WS Atkins & Partners Overseas

Nov 2005 - Nov 2007

Resident Engineer

Responsible and management of the projects,                                                                               supervision including the construction of Two  Lane Dual Carriageway including Bridge and Approach ramps in the east west directions for Al Jebel Round about and construction of a Two Lane Single Carriage way Underpass the existing Abudhabi Road Junction at Al Maqam area the road leading to Al Ain Camel Race Track, the road also include lowering of part of the road leading to Camel Race Truck and sing approach ramp leading to Underpass Abudhabi road with a footpath the Underpass location and other side of Abudhabi west of Camel Race Truck for distance of 4km with diversion of the Potable water,Electricity,….etc, Perform difficult and complex field engineering assignments involving the development, execution, supervision, and coordination of all technical aspects of a construction project. Maintain first-level quality assurance to confirm that the installation of all work within his/her discipline is   in accordance with the plans, specifications, and industry standards. May supervise the construction engineering work and provide technical expertise for one or more of the construction engineering disciplines. Ensure that tests and inspections are performed, witnessed, and documented in accordance with approved procedures

Collaborate with construction management to eliminate any hazards associated with the work that may adversely affect the environment or the safety or health of employees. Ensures that personnel of the assigned group engage in safe work practices in compliance with site-specific safety procedures and industry standards.

 Establish and maintain liaison with the discipline design engineering staff. Reviews and interprets discipline design drawings and specifications to ensure current revision level and correct technical execution of the work. Provide resolution for technical engineering problems within the assigned discipline(s); coordinates application of solutions. Develop discipline construction schedules and monitors progress. Provides schedule and progress appraisal report to the Construction Manager. Monitor material procurement and deliveries to ensure timeliness in support of construction activities and schedule within the assigned discipline. Ensures that materials received meet specifications and established standards of quality. Organize the accumulation of assigned discipline data for the final project turnover and report. Maintain records, back-charge procedures, progressreports, etc., as required. I have some interface with the client and upper-level management. Perform other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriat

 

Arabtech Jardneh Engineering and Architects

Dec 2003 - Oct 2005

Project Manager

  • Project Manager and the Engineer’s Representative for the three projects sections.

     . .  Management and support of the Site OperationsTeam ensuring that the project goals and schedule               are understood and delivered

  • Management of all aspects of delivering a set of projects as part of the programme management consultant’s role on a major programme of infrastructure development works                                                                                                 •Interface with all sections of the team to meet overall program deliverables  •Development, establishment and execution of the Operations strategy, standards, policies, procedures and best practices  •Liaise strongly with the Engineering Team to assist in the development of design solutions that promote constructability and value engineering  •Monitoring and reporting on the performance of the construction supervisors and the contractors, including on QHS&E requirements.  •Manage delivery of all project construction, coordinating on all logistics, permitting, commissioning and handover activities to ensure delivery of the Project to technical, budget, schedule and quality requirements established for the Project

 

Public Transport Regulatory Commission ( PTRC) -

Nov 2002 - Dec 2003

Director Of Public Transport Regulatory Commission ( PTRC)

Completion of assigned tasks, Adherence to PTRC Quality Manual and Procedures, Coordination with other design disciplines Plan and organise own work and work of others, A strong understanding of transport modelling,with preparing the demand studies for network for all cities in Kingdom Of Jordan,  also all forecasts and  multi-modal methodologies, and skills in applying these. Capable of presentation of demand forecast analysis and interpretation to a skilled audience. Practical understanding of the role and importance of transport planning in development access, citywide mobility and assisting people’s needs. high competence in model. Experience in recording and managing model scenario analysis. Experience in providing the appropriate model analysis to assist traffic impact assessments

: WS Atkins & Partners Overseas

May 2000 - Nov 2002

Resident Engineer

Responsible and management of projects,

                           Supervision maintenance and widening of the    existing asphalt road in the same area including cores taken for this road show the thickness of asphalt, deep of cracking, type of asphalt layers, types of cracking in this road, maintenance work would be decided upon after studing the damage, defect, distress and works order shall issued to the contractor detailing the works required to be carried out. Arranging meeting between services authority and contractor regarding the services problems, coordination with client, contractors and suppliers as well as materials and equipments approval.  

Cansult Limited

Apr 1999 - May 2000

Resident Engineer

Responsible for the entire project according to tender documents with design modification, construction supervision. Arranging meeting between service authority and contractor regarding the services problems, management and administration of the project, coordination with Clients, Contractors and Suppliers, as well as materials and equipment’s approval, commissioning and handing over of roads and services of the Project. In addition to pre and post tender procedures, claim analysis and the necessary time and cost control of Project.

Dar Al Handasah Consultants ( Shair & Partners )

Dec 1997 - Apr 1999

Resident Engineer

Responsible for design modification, construction supervision and management and administration of the project, coordination with Clients, Contractors and Suppliers, as well as material and equipment approval, commissioning and handing over of roads and services of the Project. In addition to pre and post tender procedures, claim analysis, and the necessary time and cost control of Project,following up the problems emanating from these aspects,as well as supervising the actual construction with all its interaction between the contractors. Also includes management and administration of contracts, construction supervision, technical and contractual follow up.Management and support of the Site Operations Team ensuring that the project goals and schedule are understood and delivered Interface with all sections of the team to meet overall program deliverables. Interface with all sections of the team to meet overall program deliverables.Interface with all sections of the team to meet overall program deliverables.Development, establishment and execution of the Operations strategy, standards, policies, procedures and best practices. Liaise strongly with the Engineering Team to assist in the development of design solutions that promote constructability and value engineering. Monitoring and reporting on the performance of the construction supervisors and the contractors. Management of all aspects of delivering a set of projects as part of the programmed management consultant’s role on a major  programmed of infrastructure development works. Manage delivery of all project construction, coordinating on all logistics, permitting, commissioning and handover activities to ensure delivery of the Project to technical, budget, schedule and quality requirements established for the Project

Sharjah Municipality

Nov 1995 - Nov 1997

Head of supervision and co-ordination

Supervising all the roads and bridges works including Services for Sharjah Town, Dhaid, Kalba, Khorfakkan. Checking the design of the roads before awarding the contract. Co-ordination with Consultants and solving all the construction problems. Attending monthly Progress Meeting … etc. In addition my duties include supervising large teams of professionals and coordination between a range of engineering disciplines. Also responsible for staff and resources allocation, quality control and monitoring progress.

CONSOLIDATED CONTRACTORS COMPANY( C,C,C )

Jan 1993 - Oct 1995

Project Manager

Shared in association with the Engineer in Charge, in the supervision of construction works. This included the responsibility for ensuring availability of manpower, materials and equipment, checked conduct and progress of work for quality of output and took all necessary actions to ensure that work was completed on schedule.

 

CONSOLIDATED CONTRACTORS COMPANY -C.C.C

Mar 1991 - Dec 1993

Project Manager

Muscat Water Supply improvements Contract 2-B Pipeline installation Eastern Branch Transmission Pipeline. Installation of approximately 18kms of 1,000 mm dia ductile iron water transmission pipeline at depths 2.5 - 5.5 m pipe fittings and connections to the existing water supply transmission network. Works also included the construction of associated chambers and protection works at wadi crossings, and the testing and commission of works.

Responsible for all excavation, pipe laying, pipe fixing, concrete cast and backfilling works according to drawings and specifications by planned completion date.                                                                                                                         

CONSOLIDATED CONTRACTORS COMPANY -C.C.C

Nov 1989 - Mar 1991

Project Engineer

Muscat Water Supply Contract 3, Reservoir and Pump Station. Construction of Reservoir, Pump station and other facilities.

Supervision of all construction works. This included responsibility for completion of work in accordance with drawings and specifications by planned completion date.

CONSOLIDATED CONTRACTORS COMPANY -C.C.C

May 1987 - Oct 1989

Site Engineer

Streets within Nizwa A 42.5 km of single carriage way roads with associated protection works, drainage services diversions and roads finishes.

Responsible for all Civil Works including earthworks, concrete and finishing activities Co-ordination with his work force and foreman on craft matters. Shared with the engineer incharge the responsibility for completion of finishing works, asphalt works, kerbstone painting and landscaping work in accordance with drawings and specifications by planned completion date and according to specifications

Consulting Engineering Group (U.S.A)

May 1985 - Apr 1987

Assistant Resident Engineer (ARE)

Design and studying for buildings, complexes and roads. The major work as a consultant engineer - performs all design, research tests from materials, concrete, block strength, dry density in situ tests for earthworks, asphalt test for the roads, concrete mix design and asphalt mix design for buildings and roads. Also checked all specifications and drawings.Prepared the documents,contracts,specifications,drawings,bill ofquantities… etc

Municipality of Amman

Oct 1982 - May 1985

Civil Engineer

Design, studying, planning, research and supervision for the traffic sign, sign boards, road markings, road studs, kerbstone, Riprap protections for all culverts, culverts and guard rail, Gabions supervision for repairing all main roads and culverts. Also preparing the asphalt mix for roads

Education

Education

B.Sc., CIVIL ENGINEERING

Certifications

Certifications

Bachelor Degree In Civil Engineering

Far Eastern University

Civil Engineering - High Ways -Roads&Bridges - Infrastructure