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Electrical Engineer Project

Kuwait City, Kuwait
November 12, 2017

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Abdul Ali, Visa: Transferable

Phone: +965-******** Kuwaiti Driving License


Seeking an opportunity in an organization that is involved in initiating, designing, planning, executing, monitoring, controlling and/or organizing projects to achieve overall strategic company goals.

Work Experience Brief Synopsis:

Competent Electrical Engineer with overall 10yrs of experience in:

Receiving, reviewing, studying and replying to project related transmittals and documents.

Studying and approving contractor’s proposals for new/used electrical equipments/materials after assuring they comply with electrical standards and project specifications.

Attending factory and site acceptance tests (SAT/FAT) for all kinds of electrical equipments/materials and raise punches if any and re-inspect for clearance.

Monitoring, inspecting and ensuring project’s progress by attending/proposing project coordination meetings with client/contractor/vendor on weekly/monthly or tentative basis.

Inspecting, issuing and monitoring quality control documents such as SI, FCN, MOC, RMA, FMI and IFC for improper/incorrect construction activities/materials in project.

Sizing transformers, generators, switchgears, motors and other related calculations and preparing of datasheets.

Reviewing, studying, correcting and preparing calculations and documents such cable schedule, load list, lighting lux, power sockets outlets, voltage drop, short circuit, power factor, load flow and power simulation manually and by using ETAP, THORN and DAILUX Softwares.

Planned, lead, controlled and supervised power substation construction activities such as erection, installation, testing, commissioning of transformers, generators, switchboards, distribution boards, motors, pumps and related cabling and wiring.

Received, designed and implemented electrical layouts such as indoor/outdoor lighting, indoor/outdoor power sockets/supply and earthing for substations and office buildings. List of Major Projects (During Work Experience):

Current Project - EF/1600 (New Elevated Substations in S&EK) – S&EK (Burgan) Oil Field.

KOC-Kuwait - EF/1700 (Integrated Security System for all KOC Facilities) – S&EK, WK, NK.

KOC-Kuwait - EF/1856 (Distribution Network for North Kuwait ESP’s) NK Oil Fields.

Kuwait Steel - Revamping of Steel Rolling Mill – 1 & 2 (Shuaiba Industrial Area)

Ministry of Health - Jaber Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah Hospital, Zahra Area (MPHW)

Public Authority of Housing - Jaber Al Ahmad New City Project, Wafra Area (MPW) Work Experience:

Kuwait Oil Company (KOC- Oil & Gas Construction) - Kuwait Designation: Electrical Engineer at Operations Technical Services (KOC-OTS) Duration: Apr 2016 – Present

Duties & Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Receiving, reviewing, studying and replying to the Transmittals, Memorandums & Letters from the Contractors and internal KOC Asset Owners.

Ensuring the supplier’s/manufacturer’s electrical equipments/materials proposed for approval/inspection comply with project’s requirements, client’s specifications and requirements and finally adheres to updated KOC Electrical and HSE Standards.

Attending and witnessing FAT at vendor’s/manufacturer’s factory for all kinds of switchgears, transformers, generators, cables, etc. before they arrive at site and raise concerned punch points.

Attending, witnessing and approving SAT for equipments/materials arriving at site prior releasing for construction activity.

Attending walk through & inspections at on-going project site as client representative and recording progress and raising punch points if any.

Assisting Managers and Senior Engineers in preparing and finalizing documents related to different stages of project.

Coordinating and involving with fellow engineers in solving issues and hurdles arise and recommending mutually agreed technical and managerial solutions.

Attending regular Project Coordination Meetings in-site and in-office and provide feedback with best feasible solutions to the Contractors, PMC and Vendors as KOC-OTS representative.

Involving in PGS (Project Gate System) of projects at different stages such as FEED, HSE, DSP, Designing and Construction of project inside and outside the organization. Samsung SDS (Oil & Gas Construction) - Kuwait

Designation: Electrical QC Engineer

Duration: Jun 2012 – Mar 2016

Duties & Responsibilities included, but were not limited to:

Supervised and monitored the erection, installation, testing & commissioning of substations building, switchgears, AC/DC UPS, battery banks, generators and transformers.

Worked on execution and installation of distribution boards and junction boxes, VSD’s, HT/LT motors, pumps, indoor & outdoor lighting and security devices.

Ensured and inspected pre & post construction testing of equipments for testing of switchgears, cables and busbars etc. (Continuity, IR test, Meggar test & Hi-Pot test etc.).

Worked on designing of electrical circuits/layouts for building electrical services like power sockets, lighting, control, fire alarm and security systems as per international standards.

Worked on selection of electrical equipments/materials, indoor & outdoor lighting fixtures and fittings, decorative lighting and devices based on project’s and client’s requirements.

Planned, lead, controlled and audited site activities, materials conciliation, proper recording, and documentation of work progress on regular basis. (Company’s and Sub-contractor’s).

Complete understanding & knowledge of types of work permits used for working in oil fields.

Ensured harmful gases & hazards are identified necessary precautions and measures are taken to remove/reduce them, before initiating site work.

Supervised HV, MV & LV cables laying, earthing, cable trays erection, routing, dressing, glanding, termination, cable straight joints & safety heat shrinkable kits.

Prepared, witnessed and verify factory and site tests for all kinds of electrical materials.

Prepared and discussed onsite reports and inquiries, requests, emails follow-up with sub- contractor/supplier/vendor on regular daily/weekly/monthly basis.

Maximum usage of available manpower and resources at work site. Hayat Group (Oil & Gas Construction) - Kuwait

Designation: Electrical Engineer

Duration: Mar 2008 – May 2012

Duties & Responsibilities included, but were not limited to:

Received, reviewed, and evaluated the necessary project’s electrical documents and data, plans, schedules, drawings and related documents required for initiating the work site activities.

Designed, checked, monitored, corrected and monitored building electrical works

Prepared, coordinated and supervised on internal plans & procedures for installation, testing and pre-commissioning of electrical switchgears and distribution boards, transformers & cables.

Designed and ensured DOL & STAR/DELTA 1Ф /3 Ф Motor Starters used for HVAC system.

Experienced working on designing of SLD, schematic & wiring diagrams of switchgears.

Prepared shop drawings, accurate estimates, detailed monthly invoices, quotations etc.

Keen job safety analysis on HSE, PPE, House Keeping and proper working tools.

Participate in final inspection of work and preparation of checklist. Education:

Bachelor Degree in Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Osmania University, INDIA.

Health, Safety and Environment Certifications (NASP, OSHA, IOSH, SCAFFOLDING) USA, UK. Skills & Demonstrative Competencies:

Competent at using ETAP, THORN and DAILUX software for designing and calculations.

Capable of using professional design engineering software (AUTOCAD-2D, 3D, PowerPoint).

Skilled at using planning software, such as PRIMAVERA P6 and MS-PROJECT.

Proficient at documentations, reports and presentations preparation using MS Office.

Good interpersonal skills & ability to work well with multicultural people.

Adept at following up with Construction Managers, Engineers and Supervisors.

Ability to make prompt decisions and work in high-pressured work environments.

Good at effective troubleshooting and progressive thinking.

Experienced at maintaining a good degree of professionalism with clients/consultants. Achievements:

Appreciation Certificate as Team Leader for Successful completion of Project for MPW.

Appreciation and participation Certificate of Team Member at KOC Project.

Memento for Team of College Project Team for Annual Project.

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