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Engineer Civil Engineering

Santa Clara, California, United States
November 15, 2018

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Kabilan Pari

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An experienced and proactive Civil engineer with good estimation, quality, project, and customer management skills.

Academic Profile

University of Illinois, Chicago (August 2015- December 2016): Master of Civil Engineering, GPA 3.2/4

Areas of Interest

Quality Control, Estimation, Project Management, Construction Materials, Concrete Technology, Sales, and Application Management.

Professional skills

Blue Beam, Nitro, P-Vault, Xactimate, On-screen Take-off, RSMeans, Dodge, MS office suite, MS project office, Auto Cad, Archi Cad, Staad Pro, Sima Pro, Ansys, Mat Lab, SAP 2000, Oracle, Citrix, MySQL, SharePoint, ASP.Net, C, logmein, Opera.


Durability indicators and performance tests of concrete and concrete modelling software in Lafarge research centre (France), Labmix and Impaact module in Lafarge head office (Mumbai), Materials testing in IIT (Chennai), Non-destructive testing at UIC.


Value engineering certificate from Alfred Benesch & Company- SAVE approved Module 1 workshop

Construction Quality Management for Contractors-#784, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Roadway worker protection training from BART

Work Experience

Project Engineer (October 2017- Till Date): CEC

Project management and Quality Control of seismic retrofitting of BART trans bay tube- $400 million

Preparing quality control plans, checklists, and daily reports

Coordination with third party testing agencies to dispatch inspectors and verifying the test reports

Preparing request for information, submittals, site specific work plans to owner’s representatives. Assisting in research of materials and construction techniques. Updating the revised plans and specifications in the confirmed set. Accounts payable and sub-vendor management.

Assisting the Superintendent in executing the project within budget.

Construction Cost Estimator Intern (March 2017-June 2017): Arana Group INC

Scouting for projects using Dodge network and other platforms. Analyse the bid and contract documents. Attend Pre-bid meeting

Identify and quantify the cost factors, including production time, raw material, equipment, and labour expenses

Read blue prints and technical documents to prepare estimates. Use sophisticated software to calculate estimates. Done estimation for seven tenant improvement projects ranging from $368000 to $1200000.Travel to job sites and perform project management.

Administrative Assistant (September 2015- December 2016): Library of health sciences, UIC.

Performing administrative tasks such as attending phone calls, facilities management, scanning, updating records and directory, checking accounts, depositing checks, supporting students, research and other related tasks.

Application Engineer (August 2013- September 2014): Wienerberger

Sales and support of porotherm blocks. Assisted the sales team in achieving 3000 TNF target by customer management.

Interpreting plans and blueprints, estimation, negotiation, training, and execution of projects. Estimated quantity of blocks needed for more than 30 projects including residential, commercial, educational, and industrial structures. Supported more than 100 projects for clients.

Technical training and audits at client sites. Trained more than 400 people across the tenure.

Senior Executive- Quality control (Aug 2009 - May 2013): Lafarge

Spearheaded the quality control department and directly reported to head QC, Lafarge.

Implemented the online quality control system based on oracle database in 80 plants within six months and a savings of 600000 INR. Trained more than 200 people across the tenure. Compiled data, analysis and preparation of quality and management information systems.

Developed new mix designs in concrete such as light weight, self-compacting, pervious, and ready- mix mortar. Performed durability indicators and performance tests on concrete at Lafarge research centre, France

Estimation of the quantity of concrete needed for the client’s project including residential, commercial, educational, industrial, and heavy civil engineering structures. Assisted the plant and site teams on sales, quality of the materials and execution of projects.

Trainee site engineer (Jun 2008- June 2009): Amrita realtors

Managed the construction of stilt+ four floors of six blocks.

Issue price proposals, subcontract change orders, RFI to architects, create and update bill of quantities and cost summary reports, review, and approval of sub-contractor bills, create and maintain the contract documents and have the most updated drawings.

Process submittals for approval, update weekly look-ahead schedules and perform monthly baseline schedule updates. Provide weekly and monthly updates to owners.

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