Islam Badawy

Islam Badawy

Civil Engineer

Work History

Work History
Apr 2013 - Present

Site Engineer

Alwatan Construction Company
  • acting as the main technical adviser on a construction site for subcontractors, crafts people and operatives.
  • setting out, levelling and surveying the site.
  • checking plans, drawings and quantities for accuracy of calculations.
  • ensuring that all materials used and work performed are as per specifications.
  • overseeing the selection and requisition of materials and plant.
  • agreeing a price for materials, and making cost-effective solutions and proposals for the intended project.
  • managing, monitoring and interpreting the contract design documents supplied by the client or architect.
  • liaising with any consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners, quantity surveyors and the general workforce involved in the project.
  • liaising with the local authority (where appropriate to the project) to ensure compliance with local construction regulations and by-laws.
  • liaising with clients and their representatives (architects, engineers and surveyors), including attending regular meetings to keep them informed of progress.
  • day-to-day management of the site, including supervising and monitoring the site labour force and the work of any subcontractors.
  • planning the work and efficiently organising the plant and site facilities in order to meet agreed deadlines.
  • overseeing quality control and¬†health and safety matters on site;
  • preparing reports as required.
  • resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise.
May 2014 - Present

Board Member

Menoufia Engineers Syndicate
  • Regularly attends board meetings and important related meetings.
  • Makes serious commitment to participate actively in committee work.
  • Volunteers for and willingly accepts assignments and completes them thoroughly and on time.
  • Stays informed about committee matters, prepares themselves well for meetings, and reviews and comments on minutes and reports.
  • Gets to know other committee members and builds a collegial working relationship that contributes to consensus.¬†
  • Is an active participant in the committee's annual evaluation and planning efforts.
  • Participates in fund raising for the organization (nonprofit only).
Jan 2014 - Present

Instructor in CAD Programs (part-time)

Egyptian Engineers Syndicate
  • involvement in educational and instructional activities.
  • developing the methodology to educate students about the topic (problem solving, small group discussions, etc.) and then implementing it in the classroom.
  • development of handout material.
  • development of audiovisual/multimedia materials for the topic presented.
  • utilization of classroom assessment techniques.
  • development of test questions in consultation with the course coordinator.
  • grading of tests (if appropriate, based on type of test).
  • in consultation with the course coordinator, assure that course content allows students to meet terminal competencies associated with that course.
  • attending meetings of the course instructors and course coordinator to discuss issues affecting learning and other classroom issues.
  • attendance at meetings with the course coordinator and the class representatives for the course to obtain feedback.
Jul 2012 - Mar 2013

Structural Engineer

Almasry Consultant Office
  • analysing configurations of the basic structural components of a building or other structure.
  • calculating the pressures, stresses and strains that each component, such as a beam or lintel, will experience from other parts of the structure due to human use or environmental pressures such as weather or earthquakes.
  • considering the strength of various materials, e.g. timber, concrete, steel and brick, to see how their inclusion may necessitate a change of structural design.
  • liaising with other designers, including architects, to agree on safe designs and their fit with the aesthetic concept of the construction.
  • examining structures at risk of collapse and advising how to improve their structural integrity, such as recommending removal or repair of defective parts or rebuilding the entire structure.
  • making drawings, specifications and computer models of structures for building contractors.
  • working with geotechnical engineers to investigate ground conditions and analyse results of soil sample and in situ tests.
  • liaising with construction contractors to ensure that newly erected buildings are structurally sound.
  • applying expert knowledge of the forces that act on various structures.
  • using computers and computer-aided design (CAD) technology for simulation purposes.


Sep 2007 - Jul 2012

Civil Engineering (BA)

University of Menoufia

a wide-ranging study, including building engineering, civil engineering, construction engineering, industrial, manufacturing, mechanical, materials and control engineering.