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Project Engineer

Location:
Amman, Amman Governorate, Jordan
Salary:
60000
Posted:
August 22, 2018

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Sawla Varouqa

Planning & Project Controls Manager & LEED Coordinator

Objective:

To create & develop a unique identity in project management & business development environment.

Summary:

Diverse international experience concentrating on the same field which is project management, planning, monitoring, and controlling. I am self motivated, enthusiastic, highly organized, continuing to learn & improve my skills on all levels, capable to lead, manage, communicate, support different types of colleagues at different levels of work, I also work effectively with high quality standards under pressure and staggered work circumstances, determining to success & serve the community with the highest manners and ethics known in the world.

Personal Details:

Name

:

Sawla Farouq Ibrahim Varouqa

Nationality

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Jordanian

Marital Status

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Married

Telephone No.

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+962-***-****** or +962-**-*******

E-mail Add.

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ac6rxl@r.postjobfree.com

Education:

B.Sc. Degree in Civil Engineering – Mu’tah University.

Courses & Trainings:

Course at American Certification Center (ACC) – Jordan:

Project Management Professional (PMP).

Course at U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) & Jordan Green Building Council (JGBC) – Jordan:

LEED 201: Core Concepts and Strategies.

Course at WorleyParsons (WPEELS) - Egypt:

WPMP Project Controls Modules & Procedures (WPMP).

Course at CMCS - Jordan:

Planning & scheduling workshop (P6.V8).

Course at Projects Analysis & Control System (PROJACS) - Qatar:

Primavera Project Planner (P6.1).

Courses at Engineering Training Center (E.T.C) – Jordan:

Primavera Project Planner (P3.1) – Level (1 & 2).

Technical Writing for Engineers (Arabic & English).

Computer Aided Structural Design Using (Staad3).

Concrete Structural Design.

Comprehensive Orientation.

Courses At Master System For Computer (M.S.C) - Jordan:

AutoCAD14 (2D & 3D).

Widows98, Word97, Excel97 & Internet.

Computer & General Skills:

Computer Skills:

Primavera Project Planner (P3.1, P5, P6.1 & P6.8).

Schedule Analyzer (P3.1) & Schedule Analyzer Enterprise (P6.1).

Ms. Project 2007.

Ms. Office (Ms. Excel, Ms. Word, Ms. Power Point, Ms. Visio, Ms. Publisher & Front Page).

AutoCAD (14, 2003, 2008).

In control & Timetrax.

STAAD (3).

Bid Worx & Bid Screen, Internet, Livelink, Webbax & Sharepoint.

General Skills:

Demonstrated leadership managing employees and organizing various professional employees working on a project.

Effectively manage time, prioritize work, multi-task across many assignments and delegates.

Good interpersonal skills with experience interfacing effectively between business and project teams.

Experience working in a team-oriented, and collaborative environment.

Providing independent advice on the management of projects.

Making sure that all the aims of the project are met.

Ability to assess the impact of new requirements on an existing set of complex projects.

Ability to elect cooperation from senior management and other departments Familiarity with project management tools and/ or software packages

Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

Rapidly adapt and respond to changes in environment and priorities.

Strategic, operational, technical, marketing, and management skill

Strong communication skills, both written and oral – Arabic & English

Able to manage large complex projects independently.

Crises management.

Languages:

Fluent In Arabic, English and Circassian Languages Reading, Writing & Speaking.

Beginner in Russian, French, and Turkish Languages.

Membership:

Member in the Jordanian engineering association, Reg. No. 14066.

Experience:

March 2016- Present

Planning/ Project Management / Amman- Jordan

Planning & Project Controls Manager

Lead, guide and train team of planners/ engineers to accomplish all the tasks related to planning, monitoring and controlling of the projects and which includes:

oEstablish level 3 & 4 CPM master schedules using P6.8, with cost loaded per WBS, along with individual resources.

oMonitor the project procurement, material specifications, site activities, and work quality to make sure to comply with LEED requirements in the contract.

oConduct site visits

oMonitor and follow up the construction activities progress at the site by the main and sub-contractors.

oPrepare periodic progress and cost reports (planned, forecasted, and actual).

oLiaise with the design team to ensure design problems are resolved quickly.

oPrepare revised programmes according to the projects new circumstances.

oParticipate to prepare the claims for the caused delay, VO’s and additional works.

oTrain & apply LEED requirements.

Review & comment to modify any contract to be signed with the subcontractors & employers.

Oversee, manage, and coordinate all related projects contracts issues including the sub-contracts.

Participate in preparing contractual letters and PCM related issues correspondence.

Manage planning, construction, cost control, document control and administration teams.

Attend/Conduct monthly/weekly progress meetings and liaise with client, consultant, project management, contractors, and other professionals.

Assist tendering department and head office in any preparation for a new project/ tender concerning the planning and contracting issues.

Responsible for management of change.

Make sure the quality standards are met;

Prepare & Issue the business plan & Market the company;

Prepare and develop proposals for new projects;

Screen potential business deals by analyzing deal requirements and matching with the company’s producs and services;

Close new business deals by coordinating requirements, developing and negotiating contracts, integrating contract requirements with management and company vision;

Communicate new product developments to prospective and current clients;

Develop new revenue streams and opportunities for the company;

Analyze potential strategic partner relationships;

Develop the company’s strategic agenda, annual operating plans and budgets, and company sales objectives;

Attend relevant conferences and networking events to grow contacts;

May 2015- April-2016

Al- Kurdi Pharma Warehouse / Amman- Jordan

Construction Manager for the Al – Kurdi Warehouse project $ 2 M

Duties in all the above projects are as follows:

Represent the Client in the project;

Collect all required data and Client’s requirements;

Conduct meetings with the designer and the Client;

Follow up the design progress and obtaining the required permits;

Review the designs to assure the compliance with the Client’s requirements;

Report to Client the project status and make sure his approval is granted for all phases and taken decisions in regards to design and management;

Set up a master plan for the project including all Phases;

Review and input to tender documents;

Conduct bidder’s analysis and select the main contractor;

Follow up with the contractor to submit all the required documents to proceed the project;

Review and follow up the submitted timeline schedule to execute the project;

Follow up the required logs and reports;

Make sure that the designer is complied with all supervision procedures and requirements;

Monitor the project procurement, material specifications, site activities, and work;

Conduct site visits;

Monitor and follow up the construction activities progress at the site;

Prepare periodic progress and cost reports (planned, forecasted, and actual);

Liaise with the design team to ensure design problems are resolved quickly;

Participate to review the claims for the caused delay, VO’s and additional works;

Manage the process of all documentations and back up required for the project concerning correspondences logs, planning and claims documents and design drawings;

Review & comment to modify any contract to be signed with the subcontractors & employers;

Prepare contractual letters and PCM related issues correspondence;

Attend/Conduct monthly/weekly progress meetings and liaise with client, consultant, contractor/s, and other professionals;

Making sure the quality standards are met;

Risk assessment & crises management and dealing with crises.

July 2011- Feb 2015

Arab Towers Contracting Company (ATCCO) / Amman- Jordan

Planning & Project Controls Manager and LEED Coordinator for the following projects:

1 - Kilani Health Care Institute (KHCI) - $100 M USD, where the contracts of the mentioned project with ATCCO company are:

oConstruction Management Contract.

oBuilding skeleton and main finishes.

oMEP works.

oCurtain Walls Contract

oAdded to the above manage and coordinate all the nominated subcontractors, other contractors, and participating parties.

2 - Al Samra Waste Water Treatment Plant (SWWTP) – $170 M USD.

Duties in all the above projects are as follows:

Lead, guide and train team of planners/ engineers to accomplish all the tasks related to planning, monitoring and controlling of the projects and which includes:

oEstablish level 3 & 4 CPM master schedules using P6.8, with cost loaded per WBS, along with individual resources.

oMonitor the project procurement, material specifications, site activities, and work quality to make sure to comply with LEED requirements in the contract.

oConduct site visits

oMonitor and follow up the construction activities progress at the site by the main and sub contractors.

oPrepare periodic progress and cost reports (planned, forecasted, and actual).

oLiaise with the design team to ensure design problems are resolved quickly.

oPrepare revised programmes according to the projects new circumstances.

oParticipate to prepare the claims for the caused delay, VO’s and additional works.

oStudy and furnish LEED requirements.

oConduct LEED internal meetings.

oConduct LEED site inspections.

oControl and manage the process of selection and ordering of the site materials according to LEED requirements.

oControl and manage the process of disposals dumping /recycling taking in consideration the LEED requirements.

oPrepare periodic LEED required reports.

oManage the process of all documentations and back up required for the project concerning correspondences logs, LEED documents, planning and claims documents and design drawings.

Review & comment to modify any contract to be signed with the subcontractors & employers.

Oversee, manage, and coordinate all related projects contracts issues including the sub-contracts.

Participate in preparing contractual letters and PCM related issues correspondence.

Manage planning, construction, cost control, document control and administration teams.

Attend/Conduct monthly/weekly progress meetings and liaise with client, consultant, project management, contractors, and other professionals.

Assist tendering department and head office in any preparation for a new project/ tender concerning the planning and contracting issues.

Responsible for management of change.

Making sure the quality standards are met;

Risk assessment & crises management and dealing with crises.

Feb 2010- Present

QIWI LTD / Amman- Jordan

Planning & Project Controls Manager

Duties:

Leading the overall business planning and forecasting requirements;

Leading the establishment and development of the strategic plans for the business;

Leading the review and analysis of CAPEX spent and forecasted;

Establish the required cash flow over the planned business duration.

Attend board of directors meetings and share with the advises and decesions;

Attend partners meetings and liaise with partners.

Liaising with departments managers within business to analyze and review trading performance;

Oversee and evaluate the contracts status;

Assist with the required studies and advises to run the business in the best approach.

Develop new revenue streams and opportunities for the company;

Work to achieve company targets in providing project management services completely or partially (Planning, Contractual Issues, correspondence, claims... etc);

Support the process of seeking out new clients and projects through presentations, meetings and other materials.

Preparing and developing proposals for new projects;

Screen potential business deals by analyzing deal requirements and matching with the company’s producs and services;

Develop new revenue streams and opportunities for the company;

Take the lead in advocating company services and demonstrates knowledge of company values, approach and services;

Analyze potential strategic partner relationships;

Work with the Operations Manager to maintain positive client communications in existing relationships;

Develop an annual plan to meet agreed company objectives;

Participate in the post-project analysis of large and relevant projects, noting new skills and services, changes in processes and procedures that could affect client relationships;

Develop the company’s strategic agenda, annual operating plans and budgets, and company sales objectives;

Attend relevant conferences and networking events to grow contacts;

Oct 2009- Jul 2011

Allied Planning and Engineering Co. (APEC) / Amman- Jordan

Planning & Site Management Engineer for the following Projects:

1 - Jordan Dubai Islamic Bank (JDIB) Project- $15 M USD.

2 - LENOTRE Restaurant Project - $2 M USD.

3 - Munya Tourism Project – Dibbeen - $ 72 M USD.

Duties in all the above projects:

Lead, guide and train team of planners/ engineers to accomplish all the tasks related to planning, monitoring and controlling of the projects and which includes:

oEstablished level 3 CPM master schedules using P6 program.

oEvaluate the established level 4 CPM schedules using P3 and p6 programs, which were cost and resource loaded.

oEvaluate the submitted weekly and monthly report by the contractors.

oConduct site visits

oMonitor and follow up the construction activities progress at the site by the contractors.

oPrepare periodic progress and cost reports (planned, forecasted, and actual).

oLiaise with the design team to ensure solving design problems.

oEvaluate submitted revised programmes according by the contractors.

oParticipate to assess the submitted claims for the caused delay, VO’s and additional works.

Review and comment to modify and propose any contract to be signed with the subcontractors and employers.

Oversee the project contractors/ contracts,

Manage and co-ordinate the contracts packages agreements/ contractors

Monitor the project procurement, site activities, and work quality to make sure to meet its planned dates.

Monitor and follow up the construction progress and activities at the site.

Attend/Conduct monthly/weekly progress meetings and liaise with Client, contractors and other professionals

Liaise with design team to solve any issue quickly.

Prepare periodic progress and cost reports (planned, forecasted and Actual).

Prepare contractual letters and PCM related issues correspondence.

Review, comment to modify and propose any contract to be signed with other contractors

Responsible for management of change.

Conduct tender analysis to the submitted bids by the contractors for selection and elimination process of the contractors.

Responsible for management of change.

Risk assessment.

Making sure that all the aims of the project are met.

Making sure the quality standards are met

Aug2008- Mar 2009

WorleyParsons Resources & Energy / Cairo-Egypt

Senior Project Controls Manager For The Following Projects of the company:

1 - Cairo Festival City Development - CFC – Infra structure & Retail- $ 5.9 B USD - Egypt.

2 - Muzhil Field Development –Oil & Gas –$ 60 M USD Petzed – Egypt.

Duties in all the above projects:

Head up & develop the team of skilled planners working on the projects.

Offer quality planning, programming and monitoring on ‘Program Management' support for projects, to add value in the organizing and execution of construction works (including lead design & procurement) to accord with an overall plan and working with the existing Project Management team.

Provide a sophisticated planning and coordination service to the Site.

Interface with senior staff and clients.

Provide advice and support on the development of specific systems to be part of the team to drive the program and project towards completion.

Interface with the consultants to make sure of implementing all planning procedure and using all required forms.

Interface with the contractors to make sure that all the project-planning requirements have been followed.

Plan / carry out critical path analysis, programming & Method Statements for all the Zones of the project.

Use the leading desktop & specialist planning / PM software such as Primavera 3.1, Primavera 6.1 and Microsoft Project.

Support & advice design, procurement & construction team members upon planning actions & monitoring.

Set-up and follow-up of all sorts of schedules (conceptual, proposal, detailed, man-hours, engineering, intermediate, construction, start-up).

Set-up of monitoring systems.

Set-up and follow-up of the projects physical progress.

Monitoring progress throughout the construction process and comparing this with the projected schedule of work.

Monitor projects with varying techniques against different contract types.

Evaluate & advise upon delay & disruption against different contract types.

Attend input into risk analysis & value management meetings / workshops.

Involved in bidding for new coming work.

Commitments validation and management.

Monthly & periodically, status reports establishment.

Forecasting potential problems within the construction program.

Giving support and managing younger members of staff.

Selecting the appropriate techniques and sequence of events for a particular project.

Presenting schedules of work, often with visual aids such as bar charts and procedures diagrams.

Liaising with the site agent and surveyor throughout the process, making adjustments to projects as necessary.

Oct07- Aug 08

Projects Analysis & Control System (PROJACS) / Doha-Qatar

Senior Scheduling, Planning & Project Control Engineer for the Following Projects of the company:

1 - Construction of HVAC Works For Al-Sadd Existing Stadium – $ 15 M USD The Sport City-Doha.

2 - Al Shamal Stadium Club Project - $ 50 M USD - The Sport City-Doha.

3 - The Sports City Projects:

Leisure Lands Packages: (1A: Remaining Works, 2A: Landscape & Road, 2B: Soft Landscape & Package 3: Soft Landscape).

Construction & Deliver the Equipments for the Stadium Gazette Printing Press.

Construction & Maintenance of the Hydrotherapy Pool.

4 - The Sports City on Going Design & Under Tender Projects.

Duties in all the above projects:

Studyi, analyzing & evaluating the consultants/ contractor’s schedule plans.

Studying & evaluating the consultants/ contractor’s weekly progress reports.

Studying & evaluating consultants/ contractor’s monthly progress reports.

Preparing weekly site progress reports for each project.

Preparing detailed monthly progress reports for the sport city projects.

Preparing executive monthly progress reports for the sport city projects.

Conducting weekly site visits.

Attending different internal & external progress meetings.

Interfacing with the consultants/ contractors planning & management team for discussions of planning & project progress.

Lead, direct, follow up & support the consultant / contractor on the correct path of finishing the project professionally & on time.

Study & asses the claims, events & time analysis submitted by contractors, in order to give them the time extension they deserve.

Preparing presentation for all the above work done.

Participating in the process of business development planning for the company.

Dec06-Dec07

Qatar Building Engineering Company(QBEC) / Doha-Qatar

Senior Scheduling, Planning & Cost Control Engineer For The Following Projects of the company:

1 - Development of Doha Racing & Equestrian Club (DREC) – $ 70 M USD Doha.

2 - Qatar Petroleum (QP) - $ 35 M USD – Mseied- Qatar.

3 - Al Nour Institute - $ 10 M USD Doha- Qatar.

4 - 120 Villa's Project- Doha - Qatar.

Duties in all the above projects:

Prepare the master schedule plan for the project using primavera (3.1 & p5), & excel programs.

Modify & update & finalize the master schedule plan & reports for every project.

Prepare weekly site progress reports for each project.

Prepare detailed monthly progress reports for the projects of the company.

Prepare executive monthly progress reports for the projects of the company.

Prepare detailed & summarized reports showing cash flow money need to be claimed and earned for every stage.

Prepare invoices extracted directly from P3.1 system through excel sheets with proper links to make the monthly invoice.

Liaising with client's planning department and update with client and compare discrepancies.

Produce a resources histogram for the project and corresponding s curve and revise according to scope changes.

Attending internal meetings & follow up with site managers & senior. Engineers for evaluating the projects progress in every project.

Interfacing with the consultants/ client planning & management team for discussions of planning section & project progress.

Conducting weekly site visits.

Follow up & control the entire project schedule procurement & delivery for all materials.

Prepare summary report for the top management showing the progress for all sites in different categories & stages.

Prepare internal plans & reports for expediting the progress of the ongoing projects.

Participate in the process of business development planning & application for the company.

Aug05– Nov06

NOUR USA / Amman-Jordan

Senior Planning & Project Controls Engineer For the Following Projects of the company:

1 - National Maintenance Contract NMC (11 Bases In Iraq).

2 - Phase Locked Loop PLL Project.

3 - Wireless local Loop WLL Project.

Prepare the master schedule plan for the project using primavera (5), Ms. Project & excel programs.

Prepare detailed reports showing the progress in each base & each category.

Attending teleconferences & follow up with sites managers of 11 bases at Iraq and collecting the project information & actions done.

Follow up & control the progress of site preparation & life support completion.

Modify & update the master schedule plan & reports from the data received from bases.

Finalizing the master schedule plan & reports.

Follow up & control the entire project delivery schedule of the manuals and vehicles dates & communication tools.

Prepare reports showing the recruitment progress in each base.

Prepare summary reports for the top management showing the progress for all bases in different categories.

Prepare contracts timeline & presentation for new tenders

Apr04–Aug05

Infilco DEGREMONT / Amman - Jordan Branch

Senior Planning Engineer For The Project of Wadi Ma’in, Zara and Mujeb Water Treatment - $ 142 M USD.

Worked within the project web-based livelink environment,

Preparing the master schedule plan for the project using primavera.

Coordinating between the head office of the company & company branches at USA & France in order to get the update of each part in a specified date.

Follow up & control the entire project schedule delivery dates.

Modifying & updating the master schedule plan.

Coordinating & interfacing with the other part of the joint venture company “Morganti” to develop the recovery plans.

Finalizing the consortium master schedule plan & reports.

Daily & weekly site visit for evaluating progress purpose.

Nov99–01Apr04

Apr01-Apr04

Nov99-1Apr01

SIGMA - Consulting Engineers / Amman-Jordan

Senior Scheduling & Planning Engineer (Duties):

Prepare the master schedule for the office & site projects using Ms. Project and primavera.

Follow up the programming and archiving of the projects:

Prepare bar charts for the projects of the departments of the company.

Man power planning & scheduling (making comparison between estimated & actual work time for each task and showing their duty progress percentages).

Develop the work and establishing new system for archiving and classification of the projects.

Preparing tenders document’s for the projects.

File production & design detailing for the projects using AutoCAD 2000:

Technical support (installation & removing programs, solving printing problems on plotters & printers, and also other software’s users errors

Structural Engineer & Quantity surveyor:

Worked with a team to produce structural design & detail engineering using AutoCad14/2000.

Take off quantities from the design drawings,

Prepare tables and calculate structural works for Different types of Buildings in the company projects (About 20 Building) using Excel program.

Jun99-Nov99

ARAB GERMAN INSURANCE (AGI) / Amman- Jordan:

Sales & Marketing for General and Engineering insurances to the contractors.



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