Actively seeking a challenging position in project management where my civil engineering and environmental knowledge and technical experience can be used to the benefit of the organization.
Over 25 year’s experiences in Civil Engineering, 15 years in construction engineering.
Member of Professional Engineering Association in Lebanon and Kuwait
Professional Engineering of Ontario (in process)
Demonstrated experience in leading projects successfully
Able to handle client requests in most cost-effective and professional manner
Exceptional client service, understand and meet the needs of new and existing clients resulted in issuing variation orders, and awarded more packages
Strong mentoring and coaching skills
Committed to productivity, productive in team-based and self-managed projects
Excellent communication and reporting skills
Experience also includes Quality Assurance of Management and engineering disciplines and procedures in conformance with ISO 9000 requirements
Quality driven resulted in recommendations and repeated business
Fluent in English, Arabic; and basic in French
International Driver’s licenses (Canada, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, and Lebanon)
Master’s Degree in Environmental and Water Resources (CGPA 3.65/4) 2005
Beirut Arab University, Lebanon (BAU)
(Equivalent to Water Resources and Environmental Engineering Master Degree in Ontario as evaluated by ICAS “International Credential Assessment Services of Canada”)
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Five-Year (CGPA 65.6/100) 1992
Beirut Arab University, Lebanon (BAU)
Specialty in Environmental, Road, Railway, Contract Management
(Equivalent to Civil Engineering Bachelor Degree in Ontario as evaluated by ICAS “International Credential Assessment Services of Canada”)
OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) (CGPA 99/100) 2014
International Safety Education Institute, University of California, San Diego
30-Hour OSHA Hazard Recognition Training for the Construction Industry Course
Lebanese Order of Engineers and Architects
Kuwait Society of Engineering
Ontario Professional Engineering - Canada (in process)
OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration)
Engineering Courses 2017-2019
Western University, Online Courses
After Professional Engineering of Ontario PEO assessment, a 6 courses were recommended to be taken, related to my field in order to be eligible to write the PEng. exam, since 2017, I have taken courses such as Risk Management, Construction Management, Environmental, Water and wastewater, also soft skills courses, such as advance excel (for my analysis) Microsoft Project, advance PowerPoint, therefore, education experiences were gained in these years.
Environmental Manager / Construction Manager 9/2013 - 11/2016
Hitachi Ltd., Infrastructure Construction & Engineering Division, Dubai-UAE, Al Khobar-KSA Branch’s
Studied, designed, tendered and contracted waste management collection for Aramco Jazan-Refinery camp and offices
Completed water supply, wastewater treatment and water table protection projects
Designed and implemented waste water open pond and location investigations
Studied, and designed STP (Sewage Treatment Plant) with suppliers from different countries sources
Delivered end use of water and sludge treatments at final destination within the time frame
Led the design and construction of landfill cell for solid waste and operation management
Coordinated with engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractors and subcontractors to save overlapping work and ensured quality enhancement
Trained over 300 engineers, supervisors in on site performance to increase workplace productivity
Monitored, managed, evaluated construction risk management and project safety in the scope of work and project deliverables
Brainstormed problems and solutions
Project Manager 11/2012 - 9/2013
Kuwait Dynamics Limited for Contracting K.S.C.C (KDL), AlJahra-Kuwait
Led a group of engineers, supervisors and workers in project activities
Monitored and supervised the construction work
Coordinated with the contractors and sub-contractors for over lapping task and work areas
Conducted and organized a monthly/weekly meeting with the clients and subcontractors
Supported and participated in finding solution for problems that occurred on site and in design
Project Manager 9/2011 - 11/2012
Kuwait Management Company (KMC), AlArdiya-Kuwait
Evaluated plans, work progress, systems and procedures
Achieved stated plans, objectives and work standards
Focused on customer services, created a work environment which supported achieving objectives
Valued team building and empowered subordinates to achieve success
Applied process improvement and quality management principles to assigned area of responsibility
Proposed and advanced approval contract agreements for contractors and suppliers based on requirements
Monitored projects progress, attended regular meeting and implemented changes
Ensured project efficiency and effectiveness
Project Coordinator 6/2009 - 9/2011
Shenyang Yuanda Aluminum Industry Engineering Co. LTD (CNYD), Kuwait City-Kuwait
Collaborated with main contractor and different subcontractor within the project
Integrated required space, crane, material elevator and safety requirements
Confirmed a safe work environment, monitored that staff followed safety rules, implemented extreme safety precaution, achieved zero incident status
Managed RFI’s (Request For Information) from site instructions by consultant and main contractor, and closed pending issues
Updated bill of quantity item processing percentages by creating a soft tracking and alert system
Business Development, Marketing, and sales Manager 8/2008 - 6/2009
Ranco & Zamil Concrete Industries Co. Ltd., Alriyadh-Saudi Arabia
Reviewed implemented, monitored, all proposed and approved development projects to achieve department plan and objectives
Developed and evaluated plans, work processes, and procedure to comply with work standards.
Applies process improvement and quality management principles.
Proposed and seek approval contract agreement for contractors/suppliers based on requirements.
Reviewed and approved prepared required Bill of Quantities based on approved development activity.
Prepared progress status report and coordinated meeting for individual development project to monitor progress targeted accomplishment date as well as allotted budgetary.
Set marketing strategies, objectives and implementation plans, to achieve sales goal.
Supervised and managed sales engineers to promote Company’s product in reaching targeted objectives.
Follow up quality prospective projects and to ensure all follow ups are well documented.
Supervised sales activities and intervened whenever necessary to solve customer’s needs.
Coordinated, prepared and developed all marketing analysis, promotion and advertisement efforts on behalf of the company and its brand product.
Business Development and Marketing Manager, 12/2007 - 8/2008
Zamil industrial, AlDammam-Saudi Arabia
Attended conferences for new ideas and strategies,
Assessed monthly report of company status sales wise,
Studied new areas worldwide for selling products and establishing new branches,
Monthly sales reports with pending contracts,
forecasting ahead of time plan for company activities,
sharing exhibition in various countries
General Manager of Precast Concrete 1/2007 - 12/2007
Eastern Trading & Contracting Est. (ETE), AlKhobar-Saudi Arabia
Conducted and managed Precast Concrete Company,
Managed over 5 departments, engineering dep. financial dep. HR & Administration dep. Business development dep., and Precast Factory.
Analysed and monitored the yearly production plan.
Conducted team of Engineers for design, coding and documenting custom applications.
Interfaced with the other groups of ETE.
Business Development Coordinator, 8/2004 - 1/2007
Consolidated Engineering Company (CEC KHATIB & ALAMI), Beirut-Lebanon
Preparation of Expression of Interests (EOI) in response to project leads.
Preparation of proposals as would be requested by the relevant department and/ or branch management.
Developed company promotional materials (PQs, brochures, leaflets, newsletters, presentations)
Updated company registration with ministries, funding agencies and other organization.
Maintain information on contacts with joint ventures/ associated partners and local consultants.
Tracked new prospects posted on different resources (online, magazines, media, etc.).
Participated in the exhibitions and business promotional activities of the firm.
Conducted trips, client’s visits and bid submitting.
KHATIB & ALAMI PROJECTS (Beirut-Lebanon):
GIS (Geographic Information System) Department,
Project Tracking System 11/2003 - 7/2004
Consolidated Engineering Company (CEC KHATIB & ALAMI), Beirut-Lebanon, Council of Development & Reconstruction PTS/CDR
GIS Analyst 10/2001 - 10/2003
Consolidated Engineering Company (CEC KHATIB & ALAMI) Abu Dhabi Water & Electricity Authority (ADWEA), Abu Dhabi-UAE.
Managed support team to CDR’s Water and Wastewater programming department
Managed team responsible for setting up CDR’s GIS for the water and wastewater sectors.
Led the user need survey team for different sector implementation programmes
Responsible for conceptual design & functional requirements of CDR GIS.
Led Data collection team for CDR relating to completed, ongoing, and planned projects
Provided Maps as needed to different sections showing many layers and Tins (3D perspectives)
Supervisor Engineer 02/1999 - 11/2001
Consolidated Engineering Company (CEC KHATIB & ALAMI), Beirut-Lebanon, Construction of Le Royal Hotel, “Leisure Hill Complex” Dbayeh, Lebanon,
Ministry of Communications & Posts/Construction of Telephone network in South of Lebanon,
Consulted and Supervised the project site
Coordinated with Senior and Site Engineers, for all Technical problems.
Coordinated with Ministry of Telecommunication for project design.
Supervised installation of active cabinet components, outdoor and indoor cabinets, microwave, towers and infrastructure of fibre optic cables.
Coordinated with the EPC contractors and subcontractors.
Construction of water tank, pump station, well, and pipelines at Nasrieh-West Bekaa /Lebanon, 08/1998 - 01/1999
Performed site inspection and measurement of quantities
Held progress site meetings with client & contractor
Prepared construction progress reports
Update of Building damage assessment in Lebanon, 05/ 1998 - 07/1998
Managed the team responsible for QA/QC task, plotting and editing.
Managed Site data collection team.
LIST OF OTHER PROJECTS in Lebanon:
Pipelines Network, Water Tanks, and pump stations in Qilya, Zilleya, Ein AlTineh, Baaloul -West Bekaa
Irrigation channels in Sfireh – Donnieh / North Lebanon.
Reinforced concrete walls construction and rehabilitation of road in South Lebanon.
Rehabilitation of Public Schools
Pre-qualification of Lebanese Contractors within the standard of CDR (Council of Development and Reconstruction).
Civil Engineer / Research assistant 1993 - 1994
Lakehead University (Transportation Department/Researcher), Thunder Bay, Ontario-Canada.
Regression analysis of traffic accidents in Ontario
Studied and conducted reviews of roads conditions
Designed engineering highway plans, roads constructions, and studies of soil and roads conditions.
AutoCAD Operator 1991 - 1992
CadCam Drafting (Training employment) Thunder Bay, Ontario-Canada
Computer design & drafting
(Architectural, electrical, mechanical, and surveying drawings).
Building estimator / Construction supervisor 1989 - 1991
Oger Liban / Ministry of Construction, Beirut Lebanon Part-time and summer employment
Estimated costs of rebuilding houses
Prepared field sketches and reported to the engineering office.
Supervised field crew on construction sites.
Served in the Canadian Armed Forces Reserves, Private Trained in Infantry National Defence 1995
Safety Performance Award from Hitachi Ltd., Aramco Refinery Project at Jazan Saudi Arabia 2016
Prepared and presented presentation on
Water History - CDR Council for Development and Reconstruction
Air Pollution of Litany River - Beirut Arab University
Water Authorities - CDR Council for Development and Reconstruction
Water and Wastewater Plan - CDR Council for Development and Reconstruction
Regression Analysis of Traffic Accidents in Ontario - Lakehead University, Canada
Pollution of Litany River in Lebanon from Wastewater Sources and its Effects on the Environment and its Suggested Solutions. - BAU, Lebanon
Seismic Behaviour in Lebanon - BAU, Lebanon
Air Pollution of the City of Beirut - BAU, Lebanon
Prequalification of Lebanese Contractors - BAU, Lebanon