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CV, Construction Manager Seekiing Work In Middle East

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 42031
(05/21/1967, male)
List top 5 skills: construction manager, electrical distribution systems, electrical inspector, electrical superintendent, operation management
Short Bio:

I have over 24 years experience in the construction industry. I have worked in the United States, Saudi Arabia, Central Asia, and currently the United Arab Emirates. I have managed projects such as sporting arenas, hospitals, hotels, high rise commercial and residential buildings, and colleges. All work I manage I ensure is done in a neat and workmanlike manner within budget, and no injuries to personnel.

Current location: 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates - View on map

Nationality: 

American

Preferred Sector of Employment: 

, Oil, Gas and Energy

Spoken languages: 

english

Locations I am interested in working:

Arabia, Saudi, azerbaijan, Bahrain, United Arab Emirates

List of countries I have a visa to work in:

United Arab Emirates, United States



Profile

Versatile, resourceful, accomplished electrician with 27 years of rich experience in the electrical industry in the USA, residential, commercial, educational, and industrial facilities in Afghanistan, and the oil and gas sector in Saudi Arabia in executing diverse jobs related to electrical contracting, installation of electrical systems, compliance inspections in government buildings, military bases, commercial, residential and industrial buildings, light rail transit systems, gas oil separation plants and oil and gas wells. Proven track record of anchoring complex assignments ensuring completion on time, within budgets ensuring compliance with all specifications, codes and standards fulfilling client expectations and delivering company objectives.

 

Experience

Operation and Maintenance
Kellogg Brown and Root
Location: United Arab Emirates
Company Industry: Construction
Job Role: Engineering
July 2015 – Present

Key Responsibilities:

• Conduct operation and maintenance of high, medium, and low voltage electrical systems of assigned buildings and installations for conformance with National Electrical Code (NEC),TDB and NFPA requirements.

• Prepare detailed reports of identified system violations with recommended remedial action plans covering scope of work and cost estimates.

• Supervise required repairs, maintenance, and corrective actions ensuring compliance of the facility’s electrical systems with all applicable codes and standards.

• Conduct inspections of installations after completion of repairs and certify compliance with requirements of NEC, TDB and NFPA.

 

Construction Manager
Casey Realty
Location: United States
Company Industry: Construction
Job Role: Manager
December 2014-June 2015

Key Responsibilities

• Manage new installations of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing for residential occupancies.

• Manage existing buildings to ensure properties are functioning properly, and routine preventive maintenance plan is being executed.

• Conduct inspections of installations after completion of building projects and meet with local inspectors to ensure buildings are up to code for future tenants.

 

Electrical Inspector
Exp Federal Inc
Location: Central Asia
Company Industry: Construction
Job Role: Engineering

December 2013 – October 2014

Key Responsibilities

• Inspection of entire electrical distribution system from generator, transformer, main distribution panel, sub-panels, and consumer panels.

• Identify electrical violations in buildings and coordinate with Authority Having Jurisdiction in shutting down the building and carrying out required repairs conforming to the National Electricity Code (NEC)

• Supervise planned repairs, conduct final inspections and coordinate with Authority Having Jurisdiction for permitting building operations.

• Coordinate with project managers and client representatives in scheduling and prioritizing inspection of buildings and execution of repairs.

 

Construction Manager
at CLP Electrical
Location: United States
Company Industry: Construction
Job Role: Engineering
July 2013 – December 2013

Key Projects to Credit

• Electric installations for a solar photovoltaic (PV) power generation plant

Key Responsibilities

• Installed environmentally protected units consisting of photovoltaic cells and optics and invertors and other components for converting DC power generated by the plant to AC power for transmission to the connected grid

• Supervised works at site ensuring compliance with layouts, drawings, specifications and schedules conforming to contract requirements.

• Coordinated with client representatives for inspection of completed installations, clearing of punch lists and issue of inspection certificates.

• Planned, mobilized and assured optimum utilization of all resources including manpower, materials & tools for on time completion of jobs meeting project margin targets.

• Implemented and ensured adherence to all safety, health and environmental rules and local government regulations for all activities on site.

 

Construction Manager
at Gaston Electric
Location: United States
Company Industry: Construction
Job Role: Engineering
February 2013 – May 2013

Key Projects to Credit

• Electrical Distribution System for lighting and power circuits of a 20-storey high rise building

Key Responsibilities

• Supervised installation of conduits, branch circuit conductors, feeder cables and terminated cables at assigned electrical panels.

• Interpreted drawings and layout schemes and ensured compliance with contract specifications and applicable standards and codes.

• Coordinated with engineers and client representatives to schedule all jobs, manage interfaces with other trades and completed all jobs on time.

• Monitored and ensured optimum utilization of resources ensuring achievement of cost control and project margin objectives.

 

Electrical Operation and Maintenance
KBR & EXP Federal
Location: Afghanistan
Company Industry: Construction
Job Role: Engineering
June 2009 – January 2013

Key Responsibilities

• Conduct operation and maintenance of high, medium and low voltage electrical systems of assigned buildings and installations for conformance with National Electrical Code (NEC), TDB and NFPA requirements.

• Prepare detailed reports of identified system violations with recommended remedial action plans covering scope of work and cost estimates.

• Supervise required repairs, maintenance, and corrective actions ensuring compliance of the facility’s electrical systems with all applicable codes and standards.

• Conduct inspections of installations after completion of repairs and certify compliance with requirements of NEC, TDB and NFPA.

Highlights:

• Worked following an intense 7-day, 12-hour shift schedule in a combat zone supporting rebuilding of schools, hospitals, and residential facilities by assuring safety of electrical systems.

• Won recognition of military forces at the base for outstanding service.

Key Responsibilities:

• Supervised the inspection of transformers, switches, substations and distribution panels of new and existing installations of the base.

• Conducted all scheduled tests and inspections as per contract requirements and applicable national and military codes and standards.

• Prepared detailed inspection reports of electrical equipment and systems evaluating condition and reliability and recommended action plans.

• Monitored team and ensured consistent compliance with standard operating procedures, safety rules and security regulations.

• Coordinated with client representatives for scheduling day-to-day jobs, resolving site related issues and technical problems related to jobs.

 

Sole Proprietor and Construction Manager
at AW Electric
Location: United States
Company Industry: Construction
Job Role: Engineering
May 2001 – May 2009

Highlights:

• Appreciated and recognized by customers for exceptional quality of work and personal integrity

• Provided service as a part time Chief Engineer to Marriott Hotel, Norwood MA (2007-2008)

Key Responsibilities:

• Established and managed the enterprise which executed contracts for installation of lighting, power and distribution systems for commercial, industrial and residential customers.

• Led a crew of up to 4 and executed jobs related to motor controls, transfer switches and low voltage security and fire alarm systems.

• Planned all jobs, mobilized resources including manpower, materials and tools and supervised on time completion of all jobs meeting customer requirements.

• Monitored jobs ensuring compliance with contract drawings and specifications, applicable national and local codes and standards and safety rules and regulations.

• Managed all aspects of the business including sourcing inquiries, submitting proposals and quotations, negotiating and winning contracts, executing, billing, realizing payments and contract close-out.

• Built and sustained good productive relations with all clients and vendors facilitating smooth business operations and achievement of objectives.

 

Electrical Inspector
Al-Hoty Establishment
Location: Saudi Arabia
Company Industry: Construction
Job Role: Engineering
January 2000 – January 2001

Highlights:

• Won recognition from clients for excellence in job performance and quality assurance.

Key Responsibilities:

• Executed various scheduled inspection jobs at oil wells, gas wells and gas oil separation plants (GOSP) across Saudi Arabia.

• Inspected power lines, motor control centres (MCC), instrumentation and cathodic protection systems to ensure compliance with drawings and specifications.

• Identified and reported equipment faults and condition requiring attention with recommended remedial action plans.

• Prepared detailed inspection reports with all applicable test results and analysis for submission to client and followed up further actions.

• Coordinated with client representatives for scheduling inspection jobs, resolving site related problems and ensuring completion of tasks on time.

• Ensured adherence to all company and client safety, health and environment rules and regulations across all activities at site.

 

Apprentice to Journeyman Electrician
at International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
Location: United States
Company Industry: Construction
Job Role: Engineering and Construction
January 1988 – January 2000

Key Projects to Credit

• Fuel dispensing plants

• Steel mills

• High-rise commercial buildings

• UPS systems for computer data storage facilities

• Light rail transit systems

• Sporting arenas

• Classified locations such as Class 1 Division 1

Key Responsibilities:

• Worked with electricians in installation of low voltage and high voltage systems as per contract specifications and requirements.

• Participated in planning jobs, arranging all required materials and tools, obtaining clearance for working on various sites and all safety and statutory clearances.

• Supervised tradesmen in executing various planned jobs ensuring compliance with drawings, method statements and safety requirements.

• Coordinated with client representatives in conducting inspections of all completed works and completing all required rectifications before handover of systems.

 

Education

Diploma, Electrical Theory
at International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and continuing education at Petterson School of Engineering
Location: Boston, and Westwood Massachusetts
June 1993 Graduated

 

Professional Development

Trainings:

• Continuing Education on electrical theory, NEC, NFPA updates and OSHA compliance, The Peterson School, 2004 to date

 

Certifications:

• Master Electrician – Certification in progress

• Journeyman Electrician’ s License – Joint Apprenticeship Training (JATC) – 5 years practical training complemented 5 years education. Training included electrical theory, study of power distribution, elementary electrical engineering, NEA, local code jurisdictions, OSHA 10, NFPA, first aid and CPR, Serve Safe 1988 – 1993

 

Skills

Electrical Systems – High, Medium. Low Voltage Installations

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Electrical Systems – Commercial, Industrial, Military, Residential

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Power Generation and Distribution Equipment

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Electrical Systems Installation, Testing and Commissioning

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Electrical Statutory Compliance Inspections, Remedial Repairs

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Construction Projects – Afghanistan

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Tender Estimates, Bids, Proposals and Contract Wins

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Project Management, Project Execution, Project Coordination

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Design, Drawings, Wiring/Building Schematics

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Quality Assurance, Quality Control, Tests and Inspections

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Codes – NEC, UBC, NFPA, TDB, British Electrical Standards

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Resource Management – Manpower, Materials, Equipment, Tools

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Budgets, Cost Management, Cost Savings, ROI Management

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Stakeholder Relations – Clients, Contractors, Competent Authorities

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Staff Management – Recruitment, Training, Deployment

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Safety, Health, Environment, OSHA Compliance

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Processes, Polices, Procedures – Development and Improvements

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

Communication, Leadership, Problem Solving, Planning, Execution

Level: Expert | Experience: More than 10 years

 

Language

English

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