Qatar based Senior QA, QC Engineer

Serial No: 15891
Skills keywords: construction supervision, testing & commissioning
Current location:  بلدية الدوحه, Qatar - View on map
Nationality: Indian
Spoken languages: english


 Bachelor Science in Civil Engineering from West Coast University in 2007 (U.A.E & Qatar Attested)

 Diploma in Civil Engineering from Board of Technical Education – India in 1996 (U.A.E & Qatar Attested)

 Certified Manager of Quality/ Organizational Excellence by American Society of Quality (Pursuing)

 IRCA certified Lead Auditor in Quality Management System ISO 9001:2008.

Career Summary

Since May 2007
Joined as QA/QC Engineer and Rose to Sr.QA/QC Engineer (Acting QA/QC Manager) Responsible to Operation Manager, Sr. Project Manager & Responsible for QA/QC Engineers & Inspectors.

Company profile: A well-established ISO 9001:2008 & OHAS 18001 Certified EPC multi-national company involved in various type of projects such as construction of multi-storied buildings, cooling towers, modern warehouses, Various industrial projects (cable factories, Logistic terminals, manufacturing plants etc.) Water/sewage treatment plants, Airport terminal access control facilities, Concrete/pre-engineered buildings to petro chemical, oil & gas sector (Qatar Petroleum, QAPCO, QATOFIN etc.), Qatar Public works (ASHGAL), Education sector (Qatar University, Public schools etc.) Qatar Aviation Industry, food processing and automobile sectors.

Reviewing Material Submittals, drawing submittals, chairing weekly progress meetings, preparation of Weekly and monthly reports, preparing all quality documents.

• Responsible for managing complete Project Quality Management includes contractual requirements.

• Responsible to supervise over all work execution in order to ensure Quality requirements are being followed.

• Maintain very strong and good relationship with the client and consultants.

• Monitor preparation of shop drawing and related material submittal and follow up with the consultant for the early approvals.

• Inculcate the spirit of togetherness and team work among the project team.

• Have regular site walk with the Quality team members to ensure the quality implementation at site.

• Issuing NCR against Subcontractor’s works where non-conformance identified and ensure appropriate/agreed corrective actions are carried out on agreed date.

• Responsible to verify the effectiveness of corrective action and enhance it when necessary in conjunction with Project Manager.

• Surveillance on the testing & commissioning activities to ensure equipment/machinery performance meeting with project/contractual requirements.

• Verifying executing personnel are using updated/ current Approved shop drawings (IFC) at site and ensure the earlier version drawings are stamped as ‘SUPERSEDED’ to avoid unintended usage.

• Responsible for Controlling of documents includes Drawings, Formats, Checklist, Inspection requests with unique references in order to retrieve easily.

• Responsible to conduct periodical visit to material storage yards/locations in order to ensure the material stored based on the manufacturer recommendations.

• Direct involvement of Field testing and sampling to ensure the process in systematic procedures.

• Witnessing field tests along with consultant/client representatives and convey the results to execution team in case of any deficiency in the same.

• Preparation and set-up On-site laboratory and supervising the testing process for various materials.

• Verifying Third party Test reports/results based on Project Specification/ contractual requirements and initiate corrective actions if required.

• Responsible to ensure all As-built drawings are incorporated changes in case of any modifications have been carried out during construction stages.

• Conducting Quality workshops for low level staffs like site engineer, foreman, charge hand and workers to focus importance of quality and educate towards quality.

• Issuing NCR to the Suppliers whenever non-conformance identified during incoming material inspections and ensures Non-conformance or damaged products/materials are segregated cum tagged at storage locations to avoid unintended usage.

• Responsible to Verify sub-contractor submitted materials against Project specifications/ requirements prior to forward to client for Approval.

• Responsible to prepare Quality Assurance manual, Project Quality Plan, Quality control Procedures and Inspection Test plans etc.

• Responsible to reply all quality issues to consultants/Clients & Sub-contractors.

• Solo responsible for preparation and submission of all project close out dossier including final handing over without comments.

Projects Handled:
1. Construction of Al-Wakrah stadium enabling works for KEO International Consultants to Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (Qatar FIFA 2022).

2. Construction of Technical and Customer care buildings (Head Quarters) for M/S. Ooredoo Telecom-Qatar (QR 500 Million).

3. Construction of Staff access control facilities and allied works for New Doha International Airport (NDIA) – QR 800 Million.

4. Construction of school of business buildings and associated facilities for Qatar University (QR 750 Million).

5. Construction of Modern logistic terminal 450 KTPA LLDPE Unit for ALFRED TALKE Logistic services to QATAR PETROLIUM at Mesaieed industrial city – Qatar (QR 450 Million).

6. Construction of Aerated concrete block industry for Qatar aerated concrete block industries (Q-ACICO) at Mesaieed industrial city.(QR 250 million)

M/S. Granite Construction Company –Abu Dhabi – UAE
Duration: Feb 2003 to May 2007
As QA/QC Engineer. (Reporting to QA/QC Manager & Responsible for QA/QC Inspectors)

Company Profile: A well-established ISO-9001 & 140001 & 18001 Certified EPC company executing major projects in U.A.E’s most significant oil fields (Asab, Buhasa, Habshan, Al – Ruwais, Jebel Dhana, and Zirku & Das Islands.) Some of the major projects are – Asab Gas Development Project, Asab Upgrade facilities for Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations (ADCO), Zakum Development Company (ZADCO) at Zirku islands etc.,

Duties/ Responsibilities
 Responsible for the overall operation of Project QA/QC System.

 Responsible to ensure the construction activities are executing as per the approved Shop drawing.

 Responsible to Raise Inspection requests (INR) in advance for completed works or prior starting works in order to obtain consultant/ client Approvals.

 Raise Non-conformance reports (NCR) against activities which are not complying with Approved shop drawing, Method statement and Inspection Test plans and Project specifications.

 Responsible to inspect all Incoming materials while delivery to project site and ensure its compliance with project specifications/ requirements.

 Inculcate the spirit of togetherness and team work for the project team.

 Have regular meeting with the site management to meet the goals and targets.

 Raise Non-conformance Report (NCR) against materials which are not complying project specification or if any damage occurs during material delivery.

 Responsible to suggest corrective active actions against identified non-conformance in conjunction with project manager & execution team.

 Responsible to verify implemented corrective action and ensure its effectiveness.

 Preparation of material submittals (SOM) as per project specifications and follow-up for early approvals.

 Participating suppliers/sub-contractor internal audits and issue NCR if any.

• Playing a dynamic role during 3rd party external audit and liaison with auditors for successful completion.

• Responsible to prepare Method statements, Quality control procedures and Inspection Test Plans and follow-up with consultant/client for Approvals.

• Responsible to verify and approve sub-contractors Method statements, Quality procedures and ITP’s.

• Allocating duties and assignments to QC Inspectors and resolve quality issues as Team management.

Projects handled;
1. Construction works for Asab – Bab integrated control system (Abics) for M/s Cegelec (France) to Abu Dhabi gas industries ltd (GASCO).

2. Construction & maintenance for Asab gas development project (AGD-2) at Asab for Abu Dhabi Company for onshore oil operations. (ADCO).

3. Construction works for asab upgrade facilities for M/s Technip to Abu Dhabi Company for onshore oil operations. (ADCO).

4. Construction and foundation repairs in central degassing station cum remote degassing stations to ADCO & Zakum development company (ZADCO) – Zirku islands.

5. Construction of 33 KVA substations cum allied works for Abu Dhabi water supply and electricity board (ADWEA).

M/s. Ramky Infrastructure Pvt Ltd
As QA/QC Engineer (Jan 2002 to Feb 2003) Reporting to Project Head.

Company Profile: A specialized and leading EPC company involved in Environmental construction solutions such as major sewage, water treatment plants & Effluent treatment plants, Commercial buildings, multi – story buildings for various government sectors

Duties/ Responsibilities:

 Overall responsible for the quality control as per the project specification.

 Preparation of inspection request prior to commencement of construction activities as per company QA/QC procedure and submitted to clients.

 Preparation of method statements for various construction activities, including client’s approval as per company QA/QC procedure for the project.

 Charge of all documentation as per client specifications & contract documents.

 Inspection and testing of construction materials as per the Project specification and standards.

 Periodical meeting with clients, consultants and sub-contractors.

 Preparing material submittals and submit to the clients

Projects Handled:
1. Modern sewage treatment plant (60 MLD capacities) for Neyveli Lignite Corporation of India in Naively Township, Tamil nadu, India.

2. Construction of water treatment plant (500 MLD capacities) for M/s.Ondeo degree Mont (France) to Tamilnadu water supply and drainage board (TWAD), India.

S.R & Company – Engineers & Contractors Chennai, Tamilnadu, India
May 1996 to 2002
As a Site Engineer & Reporting to Project Manager.

Duties/ Responsibilities:
 Construction of various type of foundation for equipment including all activities as per project specification and requirements.

 Execution of Structural steel works for various machineries and recreation shades.

 Co-ordinate with sub-contractors for project progress and attend periodical meeting with project manager.

 Allocation of manpower as per the job completion priority.

 Preparation of inspection request prior to commencement of construction activities as per company QA/QC procedure and submitted to clients.

 Making of invoices as per bill of quantities and follow up for client approvals.

 Monitoring the construction activities as per work schedule.

 Preparation of material requests for various construction activities and follow up.

 Preparation of invoices at various stages of construction and obtaining approval for the same

Projects Handled:
1. Construction of Aruran sugar factory-Tamilnadu. India

2. Construction of kamaraj official complex (Multi storied buildings) to Pondicherry government in karaikal- India.

3. Construction of matriculation school building (multi-storied) and allied works for M/s.Neyveli Lignite Corporation. Neyveli township.Tamilnadu.India

4. Construction of Residential complex (multi storied) for Oil and natural gas corporation (ONGC) employees in Karaikal – India.