CV, Construction Manager or Coordinator seeks work in Middle East

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 7573
(11/08/1969, male)
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Short Bio:

A goal orientated, confident and resourceful leader of men, with a wide range of knowledge and experience in many working environments. Who prides himself on bringing out the best of all those who work with and for him through leading by example and the use of powerful communication, co-ordination and motivational skills.

A proven ability to ensure the timely completion of complex, resource intensive tasks through a commitment to developing and implementing dynamic, compelling solutions to the on-going objectives of a project, with over 20 years’ experience of working with, and leading men in Construction and other Sectors
Currently working as a Construction Manager/Co-ordinator, on a 420km EPC treated water pipeline (including Construction of Pump Stations) to supply a future Gold Mining operation in the Western Province of Saudi Arabia.

Actively and enthusiastically involved in the organisation and implementation of all aspects of the Project life cycle, from Design stage, through to Mobilisation and Commissioning.

Current location: Uttar Pradesh, India - View on map
Spoken languages: english (fluent), Little Arabic
Location I am interested in working: africa, Bahrain, Germany, kuwait, Oman, qatar, saudi arabia, South Africa, South Korea


University of Wales, Bangor BSc (Hons) Sport and Education BSc Degree

University of Wales, Glamorgan HND Science HND

University of Wales, Glamorgan Certificate in Youth and Community Work Professional Certificate

University of Wales, Glamorgan Post Graduate Certificate in Education Post Graduate Certificate

Institute of Fire Engineering Qualified Fire Fighter & Member of the Institute


COSHH – Health & Safety PASS Professional Certificate

BESC – Sub Stations PASS Professional Certificate

Person – Sub Stations PASS Professional Certificate

NRWSA Street works Professional Certificate

Health & Safety Executive PASS Professional Certificate

Level 2 Health and Safety, Level 2 Risk Assessment, Manual Handling, Designated First Aider, Working in Confined Spaces, Working at Heights, Traffic Management and Environmental Awareness

The Loddon School PASS Professional Certificate

Man Management and Behaviour Modification (Qualified Instructor)

Basic Skills Agency Professional Certificate

North Wales Fire and Rescue Service Professional Certificate

City and Guilds – Gunnery Mechanics Professional Certificate

Duke of Edinburgh Award Instructor


Metal Services for Trading & Contracting Co. – Construction Manager/Coordinator December 2011 – Present


Responsible (under the Project Manager) for all aspects of a 420km treated water pipe line (with adjacent FOC) which includes the provision of two pump stations in the Western Province of Saudi Arabia.

o Supervise the Project Control team to ensure the Monthly Progress Certificates and invoices are accurate and submitted in a timely manner.

o Ensure all proposals are submitted and agreed in advance of teams moving to locations.

o Ensure all change orders/re-measurable are recorded, submitted and agreed prior to construction starting.

o Co-ordinate with Procurement and Vendors to ensure materials are delivered in advance of project requirements.

o Co-ordinate the moving and relocation of all manpower and plant as necessary to ensure best progress is achieved.

o Continually in contact with the client and their representatives through regular meetings and site visits.

o Organise all site activities and ensure (through Liaison Officers) required permits are in place prior to mobilisation to new work areas.

o Perform pipeline front-end constructability reviews and field execution planning.

o Produce the project construction deliverables to the schedules set by the Project Manager.

o Oversee the quality of the project construction deliverables.

o Ensure the implementation of the project procedures.

o Ensure staffing levels are in accordance with work force plans.

o Oversee, monitor and manage project construction contractors.

o Coordinate site construction activities, identify and manage all stakeholders

o Provide feedback/input during the recruitment process to ensure qualified personnel are selected.

o Integrate activities of contractors, consultants, users and senior management. Liaise with appropriate Client representatives;

o Identify technical and functional problems and coordinate resolution as appropriate

o Review and approve/decline progress claims and variations

o Oversee close-out activities of the construction site.

GECAT (Saudi Arabia) – Construction Manager June 2011 to December 2011

Responsible for all aspects of work on a Saudi ARAMCO contract to inspect and repair damaged sections on the ‘’East-West Pipeline’’.

o Responsibility for safety (supported by Safety Manager and team of HSE advisors);

o Management of a team of EPCM construction superintendents, supervisors, and support services

o Acting as ‘Company Representative’ in the management of various construction contracts

o Responsible for quality (supported by QA personnel)

o Responsible for contracts administration (supported by Contracts Manager and Contracts Administrators)

o Responsible for planning and cost control (supported by Project Controls team)

Laing O’Rourke – Agent (Civil and Piping Works) February 2007 to June 2011

Clancy Docwra – Supervisor/Foreman (Civil and Piping Works) April 2004 to February 2007

Daniels – Foreman (Civil Works) September 2000 – April 2004

North Wales Fire and Rescue Service – Leading Fire Fighter June 1997 to September 2000

Self Employed Building and Roofing Contractor April 1990 to June 1997

HM Forces (Army) – Gunnery Mechanic May 1986 to April 1990

Part time (evenings and weekends) work also carried out during my career history include

o Lecturer, Adult literacy and Numeracy

o Lecturer, Sports Science

o Youth worker

o Community Service Supervisor

o Behaviour Modification Instructor