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Project Engineer

Sharjah, Sharjah Emirate, United Arab Emirates
December 29, 2019

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Omar Abdullahi

Mobile: (971-**-*******



Secure an opportunity to fully utilize my experience and knowledge leading to further professional development, while contributing to the success of the company and the wider industry QUALIFICATIONS

2013-2014 University of Birmingham Birmingham, UK

Master of Science in Civil Engineering- Merit

2009-2013 American University of Sharjah Sharjah, UAE Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering- CGPA: 3.27 Certifications Project Management Professional (PMP) – October 2019 NCEES - Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) – Engineer in Training WORK EXPERIENCE

Kabri International Contracting (January 2015 – Present) Dubai, U.A.E Project Engineer (Oct. 2016 – Present)

Plan and manage hold points to coincide with identified Project milestones to ensure execution of works as per Project specifications and schedule

Coordinate with all stakeholders to ensure Project progress and facilitate approvals prior to commencing works and at the closeout stage (submittals & inspections).

Estimation of materials and activities, BOQ creation and management, pay application/certificates and variations review and approval

Coordination with sub-contractors for Project execution – MEP works integration with overall Project plan

Communicate and coordinate with Clients, Consultants, equipment vendors and suppliers, PMCs, and government authorities when required to ensure adherence to standards and scope of work, and timelines as per Project plan.

Keeping track of non-conformances and executing and monitoring corrective actions to control costs and schedules throughout the Project lifecycle.

Responsible for RFIs and overall comprehension of Project requirements

Planning, execution, and management for Project closeout and handover process which includes; Testing & Commissioning, De-snagging, O&M Manual compilation and reviews, end-user training, necessary authority approvals, and ancillary documentations for handover to 3rd party operations contractor and/or client. QA/QC Engineer (Sept. 2015 – Sept. 2016)

Development and execution of Project quality plans

Preparation of Inspection Test Plans and Checklists for individual activities

Monitor and Control activities with respect to Project schedule and Quality plan

Review and approval of material submittals

Inspection of materials prior to use to ensure quality compliance

Coordination with 3rd party testing companies for testing as per Project quality plan

Monitoring and inspecting of site works to ensure compliance with approved methodologies and specifications

Develop method statements including risk assessments and job safety environmental analysis and compilation and execution of overall Project HSE plan

Site Civil Engineer (Jan. 2015 – August 2015)

Liaising with clients, subcontractors, PMC, and government authorities

Site progress reports and Project status report production

Activity coordination and manpower management

Execution of works in line with Project HSE plan American University of Sharjah – (Sept. 2012 – July 2013) Sharjah, U.A.E

Teacher’s Assistant – Grading and lecture material preparation

Research Assistant – Material Testing and Journal Publication Corodex Concorde Group – (July 2012 - August 2012) Abu Dhabi, U.A.E

(Civil Engineer Trainee)

Potable water and wastewater infrastructure design and construction

Conducted research and development in several ways to eliminate waste and improve process flow P ROJECTS

Tunnels & Underground Car Park Modifications - March 2018 - Present Scope: Construction of 3 tunnels – Civil works, MEP, Fire and Life Safety, and ancillary systems and related modification works to existing parking structure.

Project Value: 59 Million AED Client: Emaar PJSC PMC: Turner Consultant: Jacobs Palm Jumeirah Bridges and Highway Structures - Sept. 2017 – March 2018 Scope: Setup and execute planned preventative maintenance, rectification of defective assets & upkeep services for all bridge and underpass structures at Palm Jumeirah.

Project Value: 7 Million AED Client: Nakheel PJSC

The Dubai Mall Expansion - May 2017 – Sept. 2017

Scope: Construction of expansion to Dubai Mall (Below Ground Works) Project Value: 6.3 Million AED Client: Emaar PJSC Consultant: WSP Fountain Views Link Bridge - April 2016 – Sept. 2017 Scope: Construction of Link Bridge between a high-rise building and Dubai Mall Project Value: 34 Million AED Client: Emaar PJSC PMC: Turner Consultant: Dewan Jumeirah Park MEP - Jan. 2015 – April 2016

Scope: Plan, execute, and manage preventative maintenance, rectification of defective assets of external MEP utilities. Project Value: 2.3 Million AED Client: Nakheel PJSC SOFTWARE PROFFICIENCY

AutoCAD MATLAB SAP2000 Microsoft Office Hilti Profis Rebar

Picady/Arcady ABAQUS ETABS Microsoft Project Hilti Profis Anchor AFFILIATIONS

Journal Publication: “Mechanical and durability evaluation of fiber-reinforced self-compacting concrete.” Construction and Building Materials. Volume 121, 15 September 2016, Pages 120-133.

Active Member of the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).

Member of the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineer (CIBSE). P ERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

Resourceful and detail oriented; skilled problem-solver and multitasker

Innovative, enthusiastic and uncompromising work ethic

Effective communication and interpersonal skills PERSONAL I N TERESTS

Football Stand-up comedy


English (Fluent) Somali (Fluent)

Arabic (Intermediate)

References Available upon request

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