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Engineer Project Manager

United States
October 24, 2016

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A highly talented professional and dedicated Civil Engineer with over 25 years of experience across the globe in execution, managing and overseeing all aspects of construction management, O&M activities, planning, inspection, claims analysis, designing and directing the construction projects providing technical and opportunity for advancement

Professional skills in Engineering/ Construction project management

Directs all site activities, project auditing and compliance assessment, including reviewing all elements of a project’s life cycle including budget development, scheduling, programming, planning, negotiations, contract administration, design and construction specifications, modifications to scope, review of project specific engineering studies and construction progress. Outstanding computer background in all MS Office Suite software, CAD, P6, Word, Excel, Power Point including:

Project Scoping, Estimating &Negotiation.

•Project Schedule Management.

•Providing strong leadership, deep practical engineering knowledge, timely project delivery and customer satisfaction

•Lead employees using a performance management and development process providing training and develop staff to meet the organization's expectations.

• Project Life Cycle Analysis.

•Contract Compliance Auditing.

Budget Development& Management AND Earned Value Analysis.

Project Management Experience

Construction Management Houston, TX 2015-2016

Construction Coordinator for Harris County Housing Authority HCHA:

Assist the Affordable Housing Department and to ensure that all construction projects conform to building codes, ordinances, compliance with approved specifications and standards and approved plans. Conducting multifamily compound 140 units in west north of Houston about 22m USD cost. Review plans and specifications and prepares cost estimates for proposed new developments and construction projects. And other duties as below:

•Reviews plan and specifications and ensures compliance with accessibility requirements.

•Prepares and/or assists in preparing bid documents, conducts pre-bid preconstruction conferences, bid openings, and evaluations bids and submits contract award recommendations

•Monitors ongoing construction to ensure compliance to contract documents, and prepares weekly reports on consultant’s contracts.

•Reports on deficiencies recommends appropriate actions and coordinates with developers, architects, engineers, contractors and other agencies.

•Conducts follow-up inspections and issues reports and findings.

•Generates correspondence on assigned projects.

•Reviews all third party reports and prepares daily reports and responses, as required.

•Conducts interviews with contractor and subcontractor employees for Davis Bacon monitoring purposes.

•Carries out contract administration of assigned projects.

•Reviews and provides recommendations of change orders and contractors' submittals.

•Maintains and monitors budgets of each assigned projects.

•Prepares scope of work for proposed construction projects.

Houston-TX 2014-2015

Project Manager

Project Manager for Keystone Oil Pipeline project TransCanada responsible for driving more than 2000 piles. Most of them was pre-stressed concrete piles in addition of Auger cast piles and H- piles in different locations. Responsible for:

•Cover all aspect of management and directing project development day by day and direct the work of Project Engineers, superintendents.

•Developing a full scale plans and communicate project expectations to team members and our client.

•Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path.

•Tracking the project milestone and deliverables.

•Developing and delivering progress reports, and required documentations.

•Managing and preparing change orders, purchase orders and invoices.

•Preparing proposals, bidding and job costing analysis.

•Resolve QA/QC issues with clients.

•Progress payments for sub-contractors.



Quality Control Engineer

Cardno PPI Engineering & Construction / Oil & Gas and Chemical

QC Engineer and Geotechnical Engineer for deep foundation project (Auger Cast piles & Drilled Shafts piles, Displacement piles, H-piles, driving piles) in projects listed below:

•TransCanada pipeline project Crosby, TX.

•Celanese Project Fairway Oil & Gas (Worley Parsons) Pasadena TX.

•ITC, chemical Plant, Pasadena, TX.

•EF-90 Oil & Gas, Corpus Christi, TX,

Quality Control Engineer organizing, implementing, conducting and managing the QA/QC Programs as per the Cardno PPI Company Quality Policy, conducting of necessary Quality Plan training and QMS orientation. Other responsibilities include:

•Coordinate the document controls of technical submittals (Concrete & Grout mix design) and discuss it with the client and with the Project team.

• Coordinate the required pile tests (PDA, PIT, Compressive static axial load test, combined load test) according to ASTM standard and reviewing the third party reports.

• Contact with the QA Client's representatives for the conduct of day-to-day quality related project activities.

• Coordinate with the Project Manager and superintendent regarding work performance and hold authority to stop work in any area where discrepancies remain uncorrected and/or cancel the stop work order upon satisfactory correction of noted deficiencies.

• Provide technical support to the Project Manager and construction superintendent and guidance to site staff in pile locations for approval.

• Ensure that Non-Conformance Report (NCR) raised once the activities deviated from the Contract Specifications and response to the client NCRs with solution as needed.

Participated in Project Review Meetings (PRM) and alert the project team of any potential problems.

•Outstanding experience in leading/supervising QC Inspectors.



Civil Engineer / Research Labs Supervisor/Lab Manager

Supervising research structure lab ‘’Thomas Hsu’’ and material lab / Houston, Texas, USA.

Responsible for management, supervision, training and directing all the construction labs in Cullen Collage of Engineering Civil & Environmental Department for University Of Houston. Other responsibilities include:

•Training UH’s professional technical staff and graduate students to ensure operations run smoothly; assists faculty members in assessing priorities and organizing work.

•Overseeing technical staff who are responsible for equipment maintenance and operation, including any necessary repairs or upgrades, as well as planning for, ordering and installing new equipment.

•Performs staff management activities to include recruitment, performance evaluations, scheduling and handling disciplinary issues with Faculty members and chair of the department.

•Responsible for safety training to all PHD and MS Students on equipment maintenance and operation, and technical support for student researches.

•Develops a training program for graduate students every semester with the technical staff. The training program focuses on safety issues related to use of the UH lab hand tools and equipment operating.

•Coordinates with faculty member to accommodate the lab equipment to the researches requirements.


Senior Project Manager

•Senior Project manager, responsible for administering and overseeing all aspects of management, Engineering, estimation, testing, commissioning, scheduling and planning.

Other responsibilities:

•Supervising all the construction staff, participated in developing the cash flow for the company and recommending budgets for the projects with financial analyst.

•Assisting the projects managers with scope, budgets, resources, time schedule, competency and training. Present reports on overall of each project at regularly scheduled management meeting and manage proposal output.

•Responsible for assembling of GSM foundation and RDU (rapid deployment unit) for telecom projects.

•Developed and presented training Comatec Construction staff on the execution and delivery of Feasibility Studies, Construction Project Management, change order management and Quality Control Programs.

•Developed and maintained Key Performance Indicators (KPI) for contract conformance with scope. Provided training on Construction document preparation and management.

•Created project plans, schedule, risk assessments, baseline & gap analysis for feasibility study projects.

International Relief & Development


Resident Engineer /Construction Site Manager

Infrastructures reconstruction Projects, Bechtel was participated with USAID program in Iraq For rehabilitation of 150 school in Baghdad and rehabilitation program of west water treatment plants:

•Resident Engineer and construction site manager in charge of rehabilitation program of west water treatment plants 205000m3/day DWF dry weather flow.

•Resident Engineer and construction site manager in charge of rehabilitation of WWTP 300000 m3/day DWF

•Resident Engineer and construction site manager in charge of rehabilitation of WWTP 175000 m/day DWF.

•Supervising Engineer in Bechtel for Mechanical and Electrical execution carried out using crew's implementation system (Direct Execution) without subcontracts, and Responsible for leading and coordinating all civil engineering aspects of power and mechanical equipment.


Field Civil Engineer / Petrochemical Complex

•Civil Engineer in charge of site preparation, placement, construction, site inspections and commissioning of 1000 man camp.

•In charge of 20 miles asphalt concrete road, all excavation, soil compacting, earth works, retaining walls, paving (Asphalt& Concrete) testing, highway construction, drainage.

•Civil Engineer in charge of execution of twelve electrical station 33 KV,2000 KVA and substations all underground concrete trenching vault work, switchgear building and generator foundations,also Responsible for coordinating all civil engineering aspects of power equipment in the project.

•Civil Engineer in charge of assembling of 160ft high of a steel structure.

•Civil Engineer in charge of execution of water treatment plant, excavation, foundation, concrete wall for sedimentation, aeration, tank, drying bed.

Registered Contractor 1992 - 2002.

Main contractor working in execution of concrete structures, steel structures (assembling and dissembling for steel structures). Execution of concrete shear walls in deference heights by using steel jumper Forms, slip form including the shutters ring, steel reinforcement and concrete casting, The execution of concrete works for concrete pile caps, participated in bidding and execution of 400 Bed, 200 Bed hospital projects.

Building different type of construction for residential and commercial building.

Education & Credentials

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering (minor in Transportation Eng. and Economics), UOS University.


Civil Engineer registered in University of Houston U OF H -PMP Project management certification 1, Houston Community Collage HCC,PMP Project management certification 2, Houston Community Collage HCC, Project management professional Houston, TX, -ISO/IEC Standard 17025:2005 for Testing and Calibration. Certificate from IAS (International Accreditation Services / USA. 10 hours Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA 10) in general Industry Safety & Health.

Safety & risk reduction / University Of Houston. Basic Plus / Houston area safety council /hasc (Valid).Site Specific / 19 CLPCO & 19 CLPSWP Houston area safety council/ hasc (Valid).TWIC cardholder Valid until 2019.Safety leadership& environmental training course- Bechtel. Construction Supervision Level 1 & 2- Bechtel. Leadership training- Bechtel. Management and Operation & maintenance for Water Treatment Plants- Bechtel. Design &Constr. Requirements Of the fair Housing Act (United State Dep of Housing & Urban Development.

Familiar with codes and standards published by the following organizations:

ACI – American Concrete Institute.

ASCE – American Society of Civil Engineers.

ASTM – American Society of Testing Materials.

AASHTO – American Association of State Highways and Transportation Officials.

OSHA – Safety Standard.

EBCP _ Energy Building Cod Program.

IECC _ International Energy Conservation Cod.


Full Name

Home or Business Address

(Number/Street/City/State/Zip Code)

Phone Number

Business or Occupation

Years Acquainted

Mark Brocato

920 Memorial City Way Houston, TX 77024

( 832) -776-6044

Cardno PPI/ General Manger

2 years

Jack Hume

8114 Amethyst Dr. McLean, Virginia 22102

McLean, Virginia 22102


Sr. Project Manager


10 years

Dr. DJ Belarbi

4800 Calhoun rd. Houston TX 77004

University Of Houston


Chairman of Cullen collage of Engineering

3 years

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