CV, UAE Based Armoured Vehicle Materials Engineer Targeting UK

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 20546

Skills keywords: logistics, manufacturing, production, supply chain
Short Bio:

A highly dedicated and a professional materials engineer having over 5 years experience in supply chain,production and quality control of armored vehicles looking for an opportunity in the UK. Have worked on both commercial and military armored vehicles and have command over all aspects related to it.

Current location: United Arab Emirates - View on map
Nationality: Pakistani
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Transport and Logistics, Manufacturing and Operations
Spoken languages: english, Hindi, Urdu
Location I am interested in working: United Kingdom
List the countires you have a visa to work in: Pakistan, United Arab Emirates

Relevant Qualifications & Education

Materials and Metallurgy Engineer 2004-2008
GIK Institute, Pakistan

A-Levels – pre-engineering 2002-2004
Alta Vista College, Pakistan


 Extensive knowledge of coordinating all of the entities involved in a supply chain.

 Planning of procurement, production, inventory control, logistics and distribution.

 Proven ability to ensure that products are delivered in a good state and on time.

 Highly effective motivator with strong written and spoken communication skills.

 An ability to handle the pressures arising from having to meet deadlines and targets.

 Having a passion for delivering excellent customer service in a cost effective way

 Process improvement Project management

 Operational logistics management Supply chain solutions

 Project based logistics Warehousing & storage using SAP

 Vendor Management Cost control & reduction

 International trade Armored vehicle production

Career Summary

Supply chain officer
December 2013 – January 2015

Responsible for the following aspects of the supply chain: sourcing, purchasing, transport, warehousing and distribution. Also involved in identifying and implementing initiatives to reduce the overall supply chain cost base vis-a-vis commercial and military armored vehicles up to protection Level B7.


 Monitoring data management to keep accurate product, contract, pricing and invoicing information.

 Working closely with suppliers and customers to improve operations and reduce cost.

 Ensuring the personal safety and safe working environment of staff.

 Communicating needs & objectives to managers & key personnel in procurement, logistics & distribution.

 Negotiating contracts to reduce costs and achieve maximum efficiency.

 Providing accurate routing information to ensure that delivery times and locations are coordinated.

 Accurately calculating total supply chain costs in relation to proposed new projects.

 Obtaining quotes for transportation and also making cost comparisons.

 Supervising and personally monitoring accurate shipments throughout the world

 Making out bounds, delivery notes, store requisitions and charging out on SAP

December 2012 – Dec 2013

Extensive practical knowledge of manufacturing and handling of security products specially Bullet Resistant/Armored Vehicles including APCs – Cougar, Typhoon, Spartan. Specialized vehicles: Armored Mercedes Actros Trucks, Prisoner transport vans and Anti-riot vehicles. In-depth knowledge of the concepts of Armoring processes consisting of Bullet Resistant materials: Hardened Ballistic steel (opaque armor), Bullet Resistant Glass (transparent armor), Run Flat Inserts, Kevlar composites, Improved suspension systems and Ceramic panels.

October 2008 – November 2012

 Responsible for overall Supervision and total Quality Control of processes involved in Armoring of commercial and military vehicles (Up to B6 and B7 Level Protection – NIJ Level III and IV) and production of other Bullet Proof Security Products such as Watch Towers, Guard Posts, and Security Screens. Carried out Inspection and Verification of Fabrication (Including TIG,MIG and Argon Welding techniques) and making sure there are no Heat Affected Zones (HAZ) created to distort `material properties which provides a weak spot.