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electrical engineer

Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia
November 12, 2017

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Muhammad Farhan Majeed

Cell: ***** ** *******

Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Visa Status: Transferable Iqama

Skype ID: [engrfarhan34]

Civil Status: Married

YOB: 1982


A mid-level technical and management position with an established organization in the fields of Energy, Power, Construction, Project Management, Utilities Field Telecommunications and Business Development.


Dynamic and accomplished professional with an exceptional, multi-faceted background as an electrical project engineer with a history of record breaking technical and professional experience. A proven track record of implementation of projects related to substations construction and unparalleled management skills.

Team Building & Empowerment

Project Management

Technical Planning & Implementation of Projects within time limits. Strategic Technical Planning regarding Operations & Maintenance. EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE

Saudi Technologists Consulting Engineers [SATECH] – Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia–May 17 to July 17 Electrical Project Engineer [OHTL] – Nariyah, EOA. Saudi Electricity Company [SEC] Job Responsibilities:

Supervision of 115kV Overhead Transmission line [OHTL] construction project for Saudi Electricity Company

[SEC] / National Grids] as consultant project engineer from SATECH.

Ensuring quality of work to be performed as per project technical specification PTS and SEC applicable standards.

Inspection of RFI’s and Material inspections request from contractor side to ensure SEC standards to be implemented at site.

Attending site meetings held for the project including Client, Contractor and Consultant in order to match project progress as per schedule and ensuring quality of project.

Inspection of site on daily basis and updating client [SEC] representatives accordingly including Daily Progress Report [DPR], Check list for safety and site photos.

Monitoring schedule for shipment of material and equipment used for construction activities. Tareg Al Jaafari Contracting Company [TAJ] – Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – Dec 2015 to Apr 2017 Electrical Project Engineer – Approved by Saudi Electricity Company [SEC] Letter#16-39152-303031 Job Responsibilities:

As Project Engineer of 115/13.8kV Substations making correspondences with Client [Saudi Electricity Company

/ National Grids] representatives.

Making coordination with consultant [DAR Engineering] representatives.

Coordinates with Client / Consultant’s representatives for any site instructions and inspection of works including generation of RFI [Request for Inspection], MIR [Material Inspection Reports]

Preparation, Submission & Approval of complete Base Design and Detail Design Package of Project.

Compiling project inputs as received either from manufacturer, client or consultant side and making them towards next step.

As Aziziyah-3 [115/13.8kV Substation] project engineer, studying PTS and Standards deeply to understand our SOW [Scope of Work] DOR [Distribution of Responsibilities] and many relevant matters.

Installation of 115kV Gas Insulated Switchgear, Power Transformer, 13.8kV Switchgear, Capacitor Bank, Surge Arresters, Auxiliary Transformer and all major material of substation.

Updating Client and Consultant on daily basis in order to complete project within time limits as per project time Schedule

Arranging site visits for client to update them regarding progress of project also consultants if required. Islam Construction Company – Multan, Pakistan – Mar 2012 to Jun 2015 Sr. Electrical Engineer

Job Responsibilities:

Ensures that all the works done are in accordance with the approved construction drawings, contract documents, project specifications.

Ensures that all site works are done according to all applicable quality standards

Coordinates with Client / Consultant’s representatives for any site instructions and inspection of works.

Assign targets for accomplishments and ensure targets are met on daily basis for all electrical groups at site.

Coordination between various disciplines/contractors to ensure construction quality and design compliance.

Client & Consulting interfacing

Manage and coordinating with a team of specialists.

Prepares progress reports and handing over of site after work done.

Update employees regularly on new project knowledge. Dubai Electricity & Water Authority [DEWA] – Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Sep 2008 to Jul 2010 A-Engineer [Reporting] (Distribution Operation Department) Job Responsibilities:

Ensure weekly, Monthly, Quadrate and annual reports to be submitted to Senior Manager [Distribution Operation] department are completed in time.

Issuing work permits for substation maintenance and commissioning works. Preparing switching program for routine and emergency outages for 132kV, 33 kV, 11kV and 11/0.4kV substations.

Coordinating with various Maintenance Department personnel for carrying out the planned/breakdown maintenance activities, and equipment trial run, commissioning tests and Checks etc. Assist SCE/Permit Engineer in Isolating and Normalizing Plant/Unit/equipment for issuing/ cancelling of permits to maintenance, as directed by SCE and in coordination with CCR.

Maintaining the Operation documentation & database, by carrying out the detailed shift data logging of all activities related to site. Carry out Inspections as per the scheduled inspection activity. Ensure that all works in assigned area is carried out with valid Permit/LOA and no work is carried 0ut beyond zone.

Ensuring all in-field activities carried out safely complying with company environmental health & Safety (EHS) guidelines and procedures at all times within the power station.

Perform personnel functions such as reporting of staff duty absenteeism, staff discipline overtime

Ensuring Safe and best housekeeping in his allocated work site with the help of assigned staff and arrange to report and follow up on material storage, hazardous condition etc.

Giving outages for Bus Bar and CBs routine maintenance at 132kv, 33kv and11kv substations. Preparing switching for RMU &Cable circuit outages and taken back into service. Commissioning of new Ring main Unit

(RMU) at consumer premises. Analyzing Ring diagrams for Load, cable capacity, substation capacity, existing switchgears and giving technical suggestions to improve the system. Give live phasing to contractor for correct phase sequence of cable joints. Attending 11kv system over current or earth fault tripping with the help of EFI

(earth fault indicator) relay in ring and radial feeders and restoring supply with in target time of 30 minutes.

System modification from 6.6kv to 11kv by dual ratio Transformers and Fuses. Installing new EFI (earth fault indicator) on underground feeder cables to reduce tripping time, from 25 minutes to 30 minutes as average.

Commissioning of private buildings substations for DEWA supply i.e. Dubai Mall, Emirates Towers, City Center, DIFC, and Emirates Mall etc. also giving outages of private substations for Annual Maintenance work, these buildings have their own 11kV substations. Giving outages to maintenance group for CBs and LVDB maintenance for DEWA 11/0.4kV substations. Condition monitoring of all transmission and distribution substation .Supervision of LVAC for smooth change over for station supply.

Planning of daily scheduled outages for Power Utility based Electrical Networks after analysis using SCADA, OMS, DMS, EMS and appropriate supporting tools to provide coordination for improvement in distribution system of DEWA.

Operational planning of outages regarding system modification, cable identification, substation up gradation, addition/deletion of transformers and others many as requirement on daily basis.

Assigning permits [red/yellow] as required in outage.

Preparation of switching programs for IDTs, IBTs and DTs.Updating status of existing system in GRS/TE.

Operation and Troubleshooting of RMU, Switch Gear, CBs and LVDB of different make and different voltage levels (33, 11, 6.6 and 0.4kV) as in DEWA.

Reporting and updating management with substation condition if they are OFF due to system up gradation or maintenance work

Assigning Notice of Defects to regarding department so they may be done in time as this is continuous improvement of DEWA system basic need.

Record control and keeping of reports issued by distribution operation department of company.

Making arrangements for implementation of health & safety rules in building of NAJMA control center.

Make sure that fire extinguishers are properly calibrated and placed in right places of building. Lahore Electric Supply Company [LESCO]- Lahore, Pakistan – Sep 2006 to Aug 2008 Assistant Manager (Operation & Maintenance)

Job Responsibilities:

Conduction of O&M of 11kV and 0.4kV Distribution Network [supervision and follow-ups]

Human Resource Management related to employees attendance safety periods salary issuesand many more.

Supervision of newly erected 132kV, 11kV and 0.4kV lines in respect of safety and protection work at LESCO.

Assigning duties for shift and general staff and make sure no complaint of consumer remains unattended.

Directly supervision of billing, general and recovery sections of subdivision and make sure their respective work is carried out as per LESCO/WAPDA standards.

Continuously visiting sites for billing related matters and system up gradation work implementation.

Supervision of one window operation of subdivision

Achieving individual and subdivision targets of recovery and losses.

Implementation of different techniques for loss reduction.

Updating management about subdivision monthly and progressive reports

Making progress report of each employee and informing management regarding employee issues. Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research [PCSIR] - Lahore, Pakistan – May 2005 to Aug 2006 Junior Engineer (Electrical)

Job Responsibilities:

Performing measurement and testing of Electrical Home Appliances as per SASO, BS, PS and IEC standards

[IEC 60335, IEC 60065, IEC 60950, IEC 60598]

Testing of fans, tube lights, and energy savers cables

Making reports as per test findings and Research & Development activities at PCSIR.

Preparation of new equipment handling SOPs as per standards and make sure they are calibrated in time and always in operational conditions

Handling client enquiries regarding tests

On different assignments visited fan, cable and switch socket industry of Gujarat and Lahore to make sure they are following standards.

Advanced Technology Services [ATS]- Lahore, Pakistan –Jan 2005 to May 2005 Electrical Engineer

Job Responsibilities:

Installation of racks, battery system, antennas and many other as per site map.

Supervision & commissioning of SDH and WLL projects of PTCL under Advanced Technology Services for HUAWEI Technologies.

Coordinate with HUAWEI Technologies and handing over of ready to operate site in all respects.

Advise on company information.

Providing quick and effective solutions for client queries. EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION

University College of Engineering & Technology, BZU Multan, Pakistan– 2004

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering [Ist]

Intermediate in Pre-Engineering [Ist]

Matriculation in Science [Ist]


Dubai Electricity & Water Authority [DEWA]

Completed Training on Application of Circuit Breaker – 2010

Completed Training on Effective Communication Skills by Spearhead – 2009

Completed Training on Fire Warden Activities including Occupational Health and safety, Common industrial & work related hazards and Electrical Safety & Manual Handling by TWI with DEWA – 2009 Pakistan Council of Scientific & Industrial Research [PCSIR]

Completed Course on Statistical Quality Control using Minitab software by PIQC Lahore – 2006

Completed Course on Testing and Commissioning Standardization of Transformer voltage and surge current bearing capacity, Transformer cooling Oil receptivity and dielectric strength, Testing of High Tension (HT) and Low Tension (LT) Cables voltage and current carrying capacity (CCC), insulation quality test, Electrical Home Appliances & Accessories tests on IEC, BSS, ASTM, Standards from PSB Corporation Singapore at PCSIR office Lahore – 2006

Course on Testing and Standardization of Electrical and Electronic ballasts and Lamps on IEC Standards from PSB Corporation Singapore at PCSIR Lahore – 2006

Advanced Technology Services [ATS]

Completed Training on Installation & Commissioning of “SDH and WLL” projects of PTCL under Advanced Technology Services by HUAWEI Technologies at Faisalabad Site of PTCL. – 2005 PROJECTS

Integration of Nariyah North 380/115/33kV BSP to the existing 115kV Network.

Interconnection of 115kV OHTL Nariyah BSP TO Qaryat Al-Ulya S/S#2

Substation project for SEC “Construction of Aziziyah 115/13.8kV Substation # 3” in Al-Khobar Area.

Complete study and successfully hardware Implementation of “Laser Based Wireless Data Communication” as final project of bachelor of engineering.


Computer Skills

WindowsTM: (8TM, 7TM, VistaTM, XPTM), Microsoft OfficeTM: (WordTM, ExcelTM PowerPointTM)

Internet Navigation & E-mail, Outlook, Adobe Systems Languages

English – Fluent

Urdu – Native

Arabic – Beginner

Punjabi – Fluent


Self-motivation and honesty

Decisive and forward thinking, with strong vision and strategic capability

Ability to work as a team leader at every level

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

Motivational and credible with highly effective interpersonal skills

Ability to persist with a task until objective is achieved

Strong and quick acquiring of new technologies as per requirement

Able to organize, delegate and work under pressure with Strong negotiation skills

Good interpersonal and presentation skills


Member of Saudi Council of Engineering [SCE] Engineer Membership # 289288

Member of Pakistan Engineering Council [PEC] Professional Engineer Membership # Elect / 20516

Documents attested by Saudi Culture and Embassy from Pakistan [Islamabad] & UAE [Abu Dhabi] VISA STATUS

Transferable iqama


Having valid LV license issued by Traffic Department - MOI, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Having valid LV license issued by RTA – Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Having valid LV license issued by Pakistan Traffic Police. PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES

May be furnished if required

I hereby declare that the above-furnished details are true and best of my knowledge and could be supported with the relevant documents as and when required.

[Muhammad Farhan Majeed]

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