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Civil Engineering Manager

Sacramento, California, United States
August 14, 2018

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Abdullah Muhammadi

**** ******** ** *** # ** Sacramento CA 95825 916-***-****

Permanent Work Authorization No Visa Sponsorship Required Open to Relocation

Professional Summary

Highly qualified and experienced Civil Inspector with vast knowledge of construction practices. Able to conduct high-level reviews of proposed plans and complete physical inspections at project sites. Works well with complex information and plan descriptions and uses real world methodologies in inspection procedures. Brings eight years of experience in the Civil Engineering field.

Core Qualifications

Performing skillful compliance monitoring; overseeing work practices of on-site construction workers

Keeping daily logs to track inspection findings

Approaching work with a detail-oriented and scientific mind

Reading schematics and construction plans

Communicating on the interpersonal level; organizing for myself and others; leading teams and individuals

Performing administrative duties and estimations; accounting; site engineering

Working with and following standard construction codes such as ASTM, ACI, ICC, IBC, AASHTO, and UFC

Carrying out work in field and office laboratory tests; undertaking soil tests, concrete tests, aggregate tests, and concrete sampling as well as doing asphalt mix design and sieve analyses

Using QCS, AutoCAD and Etabs

Work Experience

MRRD (Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development) /(NABDP/UNDP) 2014 - 2016

Quality Control Engineer Badghis, Afghanistan

Ensured all the layout and lines align with the updated and approved drawings

Reviewed designs to assess the needed grades of concrete, quality of pipes and other usable materials

Ensured all the activities proceeded as per drawing and kept activities within the scope of work

Strictly followed the specifications outlined by the company as well as the Request of Proposal (RFP)

Maintained all documents and submittals for necessary references

Provided field supervision of the project activities and collected data in order to prepare activity reports

Collected samples for all concrete testing and conducted tests with the site engineer as per the specifications.

Reported any inconsistencies or problems on the project site to management

Reviewed contractor payment procedure and ensured proper certification and documentation

Prepared punch lists of projects and followed them according to QA/QC procedure

Performed daily inspections of work quality and site safety and undertook 3-phase inspections as scheduled

Sent daily reports/photos and provided feedback

Prepared inspection logs, noting particulars such as deficiencies, punch lists, weather delays, etc.

Bahadori Construction and Engineering Company (USACE Project) 2013 – 2014

Construction Manager Herat, Afghanistan

Provided direct field supervision and planned field activities as per the project DIP

Managed the construction activities in order to improve both the quality and pace of engineering

Coordinated with the HQ office to plan out all logistical activities related to the project

Planned and supervised the project staff’s implementation of the project in accordance with the USACE specifications as well as the company’s rules and regulation.

Monitored progress and activities of projects and provided reports and feedback to project supervisors

Submitted daily progress report to Project Manager on time and as per standard and kept daily logs of inspections.

Road and Roof Construction Company (USACE Project) 2012 – 2013

Alternative Quality Control Manager Herat, Afghanistan

Facilitated the Quality Control measures during the construction of a Fuel Operation and Storage Area and a Munitions Storage Area

Prepared and reported the QCDR, QC deficiency log, and all documented test results

Ensured that project proceeded according to the certified specifications and drawings

Checked and estimated the required construction materials needed for specific projects

Planned, scheduled, and coordinated construction activities to meet deadlines; inspected progress of work and reviewed projects to monitor compliance with design drawings, specs, safety codes, and other regulations

Scheduled preparatory meetings, initial inspection and follow-up on three phases of inspection

Checked quality control test results and provided feedback to management

Reviewed drawings, SOW, specs and matched them with project to ensure compliance with plans

Prepared three phases of inspection meetings with USACE representatives

Ensured through on-site safety inspection that all workers were in compliance with approved AHA and APP

Professional Development

EIT (Certification) Sacramento, CA

FE Certification, expected completion 2018

ICC Sacramento, CA

ICC Reinforcement Certification,

American Concrete Institute (ACI) Redding, CA

ACI Certification, 2017

ANPGA Sacramento, CA

Nuclear Gauge Certification, 2017

AMRAN Institute- USAID Herat, Afghanistan

Certificate in Construction Quality Management, 2013

Computer Program- SAUDI Institute of Computer Science Herat, Afghanistan

Certificate in computer program (FCC, Windows, MS Office), 2009

Performing Data analysis and surveys as well as designing projects

Managing large projects

Operating Design Software such as AutoCAD and Etabs

Reading, writing, and speaking fluently in English, Farsi, and Pashtu


Herat University Herat, Afghanistan

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, 2009 (Accredited by international universities)

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