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Grade A Senior Electrical Engineer

January 27, 2018

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Ronie Elacion Padua

Current and preferred Location: Qatar

Mob. +974-********



To enhance and share my knowledge as Principal or Senior Electrical Engineer career while working in a challenging and collaborative atmosphere. To be engaged in a firm that would broaden my proficiency in technical, communication and mentoring skills. To lead a team and deliver to clients an appropriate, sustainable and innovative solutions.


Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

Cebu Institute of Technology-University- Cebu City Philippines –, Class of 1996


Doha, Qatar: March 10, 2008– Certified Class “A" Electrical Engineer by the Ministry of Urban Planning Development Authority (Engineer ID # 1256)

Philippines: November 11, 1996 - Registered Electrical Engineer by the Professional Regulatory Commission (PRC) License No. 0003417

Member: Institute of Integrated Electrical Engineers State of Qatar Chapter.

Life Member: Institute of Integrated Electrical Engineers (IIEE) the Philippines


November 3, 2017 – Doha Qatar

Basics of Insulation Coordination

Introduction to SKM for Windows Software & Presentation of Captor Time-Current Coordination

New Electrical Engineering Law (RA 7920)

November 4, 2016 – Doha Qatar

Seminar on IP CCTV Camera and CCTV Network System Design

Advance Lightning Protection System & Application

June 5, 2015 – Doha Qatar

KAHRAMAA Distribution Substation

Power Quality & Thermography

April 10, 2015 – Doha Qatar

Installation of Grid Tied Roof Mounted Solar Panel

Power Distribution for High Rise Building

November 7, 2014 – Doha Qatar

Seminar on Overview of Essential Electrical System for Hospitals

Gas Turbine Combined Cycle Power System

Basics of LED and the Application of LED Lighting

June 06, 2014 – Doha Qatar

Seminar on ARC Flash Analysis Calculation

BUS DUCT and Capacitor Bank

August 9-10, 2014 – Doha Qatar

Institute of Integrated Electrical Engineers 1st Middle East Convention

November 19, 2010 – Doha Qatar

Seminar on Lighting System Design using RELUX and Technical Seminar on Power Cables.

July 9, 2010 – Doha Qatar

EX-OR, MLS Lighting Control System and Echo Wireless and Battery-Less Switch

Conceptual Approach of Protective Relaying to Power System

Foundation Field bus and Wireless Hart: Principle and Application in Control System

July 10, 2009 – Doha Qatar

Seminar on Process Control Instrumentation ( With ISA Standard) and New Technology Street Lighting

October 4, 2003 – Pasig City, Philippines

72 hours course in AUTOCAD Designing and Plotting

January 1 4, 2000 – Quezon City, Philippines

Seminar on 5-S System of Housekeeping

November 5-6, 1999 – Quezon City, Philippines

Seminar on Industrial Maintenance Management

June 8-9, 1999 – Quezon City, Philippines

Seminar on Advance Studio Lighting System


Certified Grade ‘A’ (1st Class) Electrical Engineer issued by Qatar Engineering Committee with more than twenty-one (21) years of professional work experience both in project management, construction supervision and electrical design services. Testing and Commissioning including electrical power reticulation and distribution systems. Broad experience in medium to large building and infrastructure projects, covering the spectrum of design, installation, testing and commissioning of Electrical systems

Proven ability to liaise, influence and negotiate with clients and authorities for design approvals. Experience in technical writing, Cost reporting and client liaison at management and project level. Knowledge and experience of design software such as DIALUX, ECODIAL and ACAD. 13 years of GCC experience and working knowledge of design and construction practices specific to Qatar regulations.

In addition to technical strengths, with strong communication and mentoring skills that can lead a team to deliver to the client with appropriate solutions. Demonstrate support and compliance with the requirements of Health, Safety and Management system through understanding and commitment values, Code of conduct and policies. Knowledgeable and acquainted to enforce and maintain an efficient regime of field inspections to guarantee the implementation of the quality assurance program and oversees contractor’s implementation of the quality assurance program. Directly reporting to Project Manager and conducting a meeting with Managing Director and to concerned government department and client representing consultant. Frequently interfaces with other engineering disciplines as well as other departments. Reviews and prepare issues, specifications, BOQ’s and other electrical related construction documents as necessary.

Able to work with people at all levels, from laborer’s to higher management. Flexible, adaptable to changing priorities and situations, Cost-conscious and committed to company success. Excellent in the English Language used as a medium of communication in written and spoken and proficient in using computer applications.

Ability to accept a high degree of responsibility in a team-based organization, combined with an ability to work independently and collaborating closely with an office based engineering design team.


(May 2007 – February 2018)

Senior Electrical Engineer

IPROPLAN PLANNERS C0. LTD. (Consulting Engineers and Architect)

Doha Qatar

On-Going Project:

Qatar Petroleum Township at Dukhan March 2013 – February 2018

Project Management and Supervision Services for Dukhan Sports Facilities and Juma Masjid

Project Management and Supervision Services for Dukhan Housing Project Phase IX

Testing, Pre-commissioning and commissioning for all new and modified works of electrical equipment’s or systems. Main MV & LV Panels, SMB’s, SMDB’s, Distribution boards, Feeder pillars, Irrigation panels, Service cabinets(Tariff Meters), Multi-Function Meters, Cables, bus couplers, CAMS system, Telephone System, Television system, AVIS system, CCTV system, including review and approval of Method Of Statement and Inspection Testing Plan (ITP), etc.

The scope of Works :

The Scope of Work (SOW) generally comprises the Construction, Completion & Maintenance of the Mosque, Sports Facility, and Housing Facility which consists of Traditional & Modern Type Villas and Apartment Blocks scattered over the plot in five (5) Packages for Qatar Petroleum at Dukhan Township. Infrastructure works include roads, drainage system, Treated Sewage Effluent (TSE line), electrical post & lightings and fire hydrant piping network. Tie-in works for Electrical, water, and drainage.

Carry out technical reviews for all areas of work covered in Building Services and infrastructures. These include but are not necessarily limited to, HV/MV/LV distribution, lighting and power, road and area lighting, Earthing system, fire protection using wired and wireless conventional analogue and high sensitivity type detectors integrating at QP existing security command center.

Coordinate with QP-Dukhan Operations Department for taking power from the Electrical

Substation as outlined on AFC drawings including supply.

Point of contact of client Electrical Engineers and QP concerned department Senior Lead Electrical Engineers for all electrical works, electrical submittals, electrical issues, and concerns.

Coordinate to Asset holder Electrical Engineers and Inspectors for the field inspections of electrical works.

Liaise with all related parties on matters relating to the progress of work, acceptance of work and approval of plans.

Enforce and maintain an efficient regime of field inspections to guarantee the implementation of the quality assurance program.

Coordinate with QP stakeholders, QP concerned department and client O&M on the training required by the Contract prior to hand-over and close-out.

Witness Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT), Site Acceptance Tests (SAT), Testing, Pre-commissioning and Commissioning.

Assist other Senior Engineers in reviewing of shop drawings, design proposals, method statements and other related activities in his discipline.

Identify possible value engineering ideas to cut costs/time, in accordance with project teams

Assist and approve testing & commissioning.

Review and Approve shop drawings, as-built drawing, project dossier documents and Respond to site clarification and inspection request.

Completed Projects for Project Management and Supervision Services

Client: Hasad Food Company, Q.S.C- ( January 2010 to February 2013)

Design and Post Contract Consultancy (Project Management and

Supervision) of Grain Bunker and Storage in Wadi Aba Seleel.

Client: Qatar Museum Authority (QMA)- ( September 2010 to May 2012)

Design and Post Contract Consultancy (Project Management and

Supervision) of Service Building and Substation.

Client: Public Works Authority (Ashghal) ( February 2010 to January 2012)

Building Affairs Department Post Contract Consultancy (Project Management and Supervision) Services for Construction, Completion, and Maintenance of Coast Guard Stations at RasAbrouq (P-1) and Umm Bab (P-2).

Client: Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC)- ( May 2007 to April 2008)

Post Contract Consultancy (Project Management and Supervision) Services

for Construction of Umm Salal Ali Cultural and Social Centre

Client: Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC)- ( Aug. 2007 to December 2008)

Post Contract Consultancy (Project Management and Supervision) Services for

Development of Second Division Sports Clubs (Umm Salal, Al-Kharatiyat and Al-


Duties &Responsibilities :

Generally carryout duties and responsibilities for all aspects of electrical work covered under buildings and infrastructure ranging from project definition, contract, design, specification, construction and handover stages.

Conduct ocular site inspection to ensure that the flow of scope of work is in accordance with the project methodology and installation as per engineering specification.

Enforce and maintain an efficient regime of field inspections to guarantee the implementation of the quality assurance program.

Assist the project manager in reviewing contractors billing submittals

Prepare issues, specifications review and other electrical related construction documents as necessary.

Supervise the Execution of works related documents such as Quality Control Plan, ITP, Method Statement and related work instructions and agreement with the client approvals.

Overall review of electrical works, MV. LV, ELV and special systems technical Submittals in a timely and accurate manner conforming with the Design requirements of the contract and local design standards.

Review/ Approved /Endorse detailed shop drawing, calculations submitted by contractors, sub-consultant and suppliers.

Review/Approved As-Built drawings and ensure that they are inclusive of the As-Built conditions incorporating design changes, variations, approved materials, plant and equipment for electrical works.

Review and provide a recommendation to RFI’s submitted related to electrical works.

Review the inspection comments provided by the electrical engineering team prior to releasing them to the client, when necessary, attend scheduled inspections via Inspection Request and provide accurate inspection comments.

Provide technical assistance and coordination with other discipline specialists.

Coordinate technical reviews and analysis during vendor prequalification, bid evaluation, and performance evaluation.

Witness Site Acceptance Test (SAT), Factory Acceptance Test (FAT), testing and commissioning until completion and provide a status update to end users and clients.

Review/Approved/endorsed energization documents.

Coordinate/Review/Approved contractors Permit To Work (PTW) applications.

Coordinate the surveillance and regular site walkthroughs to ascertain the electrical works are proceeding in accordance with requirements.

Liaise with all concern discipline on matters relating to the progress of work, acceptance of work and approval of shop drawings.

Review the scopes of electrical re-design works including BOQ’s and response to RFI’s.

Review and approval of project dossier submittals.

Review and recommend for approval of contractors Permit To work (PTW) applications.

Liaise with all related parties on matters relating to the progress of work, acceptance of work and approval of plans.

Review and Approve detailed design shop drawings, as-built drawings submitted by contractors with its Sub-Consultant Engineers and vendors.

Perform other related duties and assignments as directed

Completed Design Projects

Project Description: ( January 2013 to January 2016)

Design of Administrative Offices, Garage & Labor Accommodation at Wadi Al Mazrouaa Zone (Jarie Al Samar) on 173,000 M2 plot of build

Client: Public Works Authority (Ashghal) Building Affairs Department project Investments cost: QR 170,000,000

Project Description : ( January 2010 to February 2013)

Design of Grain Bunker and Storage in Wadi Aba Seleel.

Client: Hasad Food Company, Q.S.C

Investments cost: QR 8,800,000

Project Description : ( September 2010 to May 2012)

Design of Service Building and Substation

Client: Qatar Museum Authority (QMA)

Investments cost: QR 170,000,000

Project description: ( May 2010 to November 2013)

Design of Lusail Hospital (New full-service hospital)

Client: American Hospital Co. Alwatanyah Holding

Gross Floor Area 37,000.00 m

Investment cost: QR 365,000,000

Project Description: ( May 2010 to November 2012)

Design of Ambassador Tower Hotel at ONAIZA Area, 3B + G + M +53,

Client: Retaj Marketing and Project Management

Total build up Area =81,869.07m

Investment cost: QR 400, 000, 000

Project Description: ( Dec. 2007 to September 2008)

Design of Sumaisma and Barzan Cultural Centers

Client: Qatar Olympic Committee

Investment cost; QR 60M

Project Description: ( Sep. 2008 to October 2009)

Design of Parks at Umm Salal Ali, Plot Area = 18,000m

Design of Park at Kharatiyat, Plot Area = 3,464m

Design of Plaza at Kharatiyat, Plot Area = 2,094m

Design of Park at Umm Salal Mohammed, Plot Area = 5858m

Client: Public Works Authority Town Beautification and Maintenance Department

and Building Affairs

Project Investment cost : 20,000,000, QR

Duties & Responsibilities :

Senior Electrical Design Engineer for the following Design:

oPower system

oLighting system (including street lighting)

oLightning protection and grounding system

oCCTV Security system

oFire Alarm System

oTelephonic and Data System

Obtaining approval from KAHRAMAA, Civil Defence (CDD & MOI–SSD )department)

Assist and develop Scope of Work (SOW), Specifications and design criteria for buildings/facilities, infrastructure for the functional area of work, to be included in tenders for engineering consultancy and/or construction.

Coordinate with other engineering team and supplier’s technical team.

Prepares necessary correspondence, technical reports, contract documents, fact sheets and status reports and prepares final construction drawings suitable for obtaining qualified bids from Clients.

Taking responsibility for projects from initial design to construction.

Working in collaboration with other design disciplines to ensure the integrity of the overall design

Preparation of SLD’s, Load Analysis, electrical sizing calculations, Schematic diagrams, layout plan and details for power and ELV’s, Earthing, lighting and lightning protection layouts, Cable schedule, Bill of material and interconnection drawings.

Design of electrical building systems including lighting, MV/LV power distribution, standby generators.

Design of ELV such as CCTV security system, Fire Alarm System, Access Control. Telephone System.

Illumination Calculation using DIALUX lighting software.

Review and propose solutions to problems associated with varying authorities for approval and issues

Design reviews for conformance with Local Regulations and International standards contract documents and client requirements.

Assist, answer and Comments to tender evaluation report queries.

(May 2006 – April 2007)

QA/QC Electrical Inspector – SAP # 70006370

CCE - Contracting and Construction Enterprises. Khursaniyah, K.S.A-ARAMCO Project- Khursaniyah Industrial Support Facilities

The scope of Works :

Assigned to various Industrial Support Facilities (ISF) Internal and External Buildings to execute electrical works as per ARAMCO Standard and Specifications.

Assist the Project Manager in the dealing with major subcontractors and suppliers, and to monitor their technical performance to ensure compliance.

Identify potential risks and issues to mitigate and prevent them from causing any disruption to project.

Duties & Responsibilities :

Aramco Approved as QA/QC to monitor, Inspect, Conduct Surveillance and implement quality assurance as per Aramco Standard and other applicable International Standards for proper workmanship.

Implement engineering systems, documentation and Control in compliance with Health and Safety Company Legislation and industry standards.

Provide Quality functions through the performance of Field Direct Point Inspections (RFI and Surveillance based).

Witness Equipment testing, i.e., HI-POT Test, Megger testing, Die-Electric test, etc.

Review and Validate test results related to inspection points.

Review and approved contractor and sub-contractor material submittals.

Issue Job Site Instructions for non-compliance with installations.

Advice on any Electrical engineering potential problems, issues, and deficiencies identified on actual site conditions.

Enforce and maintain an efficient regime of field inspections to guarantee the implementation of the quality assurance program.

Site Electrical Engineer May 18, 2006 – Dec. 24, 2006

Responsible for the installations and terminations of Electrical Equipment’s: 13.8KV/0.48KV Transformers, MV/LV Switchgears, MCC’S, SMB’s, Distribution Boards, Control Boards, Isolator switches, Lightings and small power outlets, Power Cable Trench/Duct and Telecommunication Duck Bank, MV/LV Cable pulling, Glanding and Terminations for the following buildings:

Khursaniyah Gas Producing Facilities,

Administration office and Training building

Fire Station and Transportation Building

Gas Plant Metal shop building

Fuel Station building

Substation building

A/C Plant and chilled water pump house building

Communication building

Security office building

Gas Plant staging building

Lift Station building

Clinic building

(November 2003 – December 2005)

Electrical Engineer

Al-Taif Operation and Maintenance Contracting Ltd- King Fahad Cultural Center, Riyadh, KSA

The scope of Works & Job Descriptions:

Overall in charge of the Electrical Engineering works and technical aspect of the project this includes Installations of Substation Transformers (Indoor and Outdoor), MV/LV Switch Gears, MCC’s, SMB’s, DB’s, Control Panels, and Stage Lighting Dimmer Panels. Installation and Termination of Electrical Power devices

Compile Operation and Maintenance Manual, comprising of specifications, information on the equipment installation and As-Built Drawings.

Oversee the project site progress to comply with the established master schedule, installation method, applicable operational works methods statement, and Codes of Practices.

(September 1998 – November 2003)

Electrical System Engineer

ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corp. Quezon City, Philippines

The scope of Works :

Member of ABS-CBN Project management team in assisting and implementations of new studio lighting system design, Project Engineer and officer-in-charge of various ABS-CBN expansion Projects for Regional and Provincial Studios. Project Team Leader In reviewing and implementation of studio lighting system design from foreign designers. Prepare system design based on TV lighting requirements.

Duties & Responsibilities :

Supervision and Coordination of maintenance of studio electrical equipment and digital lighting system controls.

Evaluation and approval of electrical system required by Broadcast Engineering Department and TV production requirements.

Supervise and oversee all Electrical installation activities such as 480/240V dry-type transformers, Motorized hoist system, Digital Lighting Dimmer Control panels, Bus duct system, Terminations and glanding of power cables, Lighting control data cables, Etc. and manage the various stages of the design process.

Assist the maintenance department in engineering assignments and implement safety, reliability and cost improvements

(February 1997 – July 1998)

Electrical Engineer

Asian Construction Development Corp. Pampanga, Philippines

Project: Philippine Centennial Expo Project, Clarkfield Pampanga, Philippines

The scope of Works :

Reporting to the Senior Electrical Engineer as Site Electrical Engineer primarily responsible to supervise all electrical installation activities, Allocate tasks to resources with a view to balancing work assignments on the man-hour requirement to meet each task in good time to enable all workers to be completed as programmed.

Supervise all Electrical foreman’s assigned electrical activities relevant to assigned projects.

Duties & Responsibilities :

Responsible for the complete implementation and installations of the approved electrical drawings and layout plans such as installations of dry-type transformers, MV/LV switchgear, MSB's, SMDB's, DB's, various stage and advance features theater lightings digital dimmer panels. Electrical duct banks, etc.

(November 1996–February 1997)

Electrical Inspector

Asian Construction Development Corp. Mandaluyong City, Philippines

Project: Metro Rail Transport (MRT) project

Duties & Responsibilities :

Responsible for the streamlining of center aisle electrical post.

Responsible for the roughing-in of conduits.

Responsible for the electrical maintenance and troubleshooting.

Responsible for the electrical safety of the project site

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