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MEP director

Location:
Dubai, Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Posted:
January 05, 2020

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NIZAR BARAKA - CURRICULUM VITAE

PERSONAL DETAILS

Name : Nizar Baraka

Date of Birth : 6th July 1971

Nationality : Palestinian / Dominican

Marital Status : Married

Contact Details : Mobile: +971-**-***-****

Email: ada7o6@r.postjobfree.com

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION : B. Sc. Degree Electrical Engineering Technical University of Budapest,

Budapest, June 1994

KEY EXPERIENCE BACKGROUND:

Has more than 22 years of vast experience in MEP Engineering and Construction field

Strategic planning to draw the map for the team to achieve the company’s goals and targets.

Excellent management and leadership skills.

Has an international experience and capable of adapting to the tough market challenges like Thailand and Algerian market

Negotiations expert.

Building and maintaining strong and effective relationships with suppliers and customers.

Proven ability to lead, motivate and build successful teams.

Successfully managing more than 650 senior and intermediate employees in a busy work environment.

Able to manage and develop a diverse group of highly skilled people.

Ability to manage operations within budgetary constraints.

Encouraging, identifying and developing best practice strategy.

Concentrate on the management skills

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

MAY 2000 - PRESENT : M/S. DRAKE & SCULL ENGINEERING DUBAI, U.A.E

OPERATIONS DIRECTOR AND AREA MANAGER

(DUBAI, JORDAN & ALGERIA)

RESPONSIBILITIES

Supervise, monitor, control and guide the area

managers at all division areas of operations.

Ensure that all areas running functions and

activities are fully compliant to the company

policies, procedures, work instructions etc.

Review and approve the budgets and project

manager budgets (as per the approved authority

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matrix).

Ensure the procurement process is implemented

as per the company policy and in line with the PM

budget, verify the purchasing / subcontracts

activities and ensure the best technical study for materials prior submittals, in line with the authority matrix.

Ensure that estimation process conducted as per

the company procedures, risks are taken,

quantities, cost and margins are accurate and as

per the company strategy and targets, pre and

post tender approvals are all as per the authority matrix.

Ensure the standardization of all areas structure and organization charts.

Monitor and verify the finance and accounts

functions performance with the help of corporate

finance (CFO).

Ensure the complete implementation of quality,

health, safety and environmental requirements as

per policies and procedures by all areas.

Improve performance of processes and systems

within the Business.

Enhance Customer Satisfaction and obtain

Customer Feedback.

Ensure continuity of business and repeated

business with main clients.

Assist and coordinates the selection of the key

staff required to fill both Technical and

Administrative posts and establishing the

organization structure of the project with HRD/

Project Managers.

Produce detailed overall Staff / labor requirements for the projects.

Coordinate and optimize the utilization of

resources, equipment, material, tools etc. within

projects.

Ensure all contractual and legal matters related to the projects are dealt with properly and promptly, coordinates with the commercial director as

necessary.

Maintain under regular review the mobilization / demobilization plans of the projects in order to

facilitate the relocation of the workforce and the utilization of resources in other locations / projects.

Monitor Engineering department services

(Engineering, drawings, surveying, value

Engineering) related to projects under his control.

Monitor identifies, and analyses all projects costs with a view of facilitating the completion of the

projects at minimum cost and within budget limit.

Review and monitor, Material Procurement

activities for all projects.

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Ensure that the projects quality system properly and efficiently satisfies the requirements of the

Contracts.

Following are example of major projects handled

Project Name Project Value Duration Client Main Contractor Laguna Tower AED 95 Million 2005-2007

IFA Hotels &

Resorts

JV – Test /

Ranya China

State (JV

represented by Gulf

Technical

Construction Co LL )

American School AED 90 Million 2007-2008

American

School of

Dubai

Al Ahmadiah

Aktor LLC

Golden Mile AED 400 Million 2007-2009

Isthimar/IFA

Hotels &

Resorts JV

ASGC

Ocean Heights AED 145 Million 2007-2009

Damac Gulf

Properties

LLC

Arabtec

Kingdom of Sheba AED 230 Million 2007-2010

IFA Hotels &

Resorts

Dubai

Contracting Co.

Fairmont Residence AED 180 Million 2008-2011

IFA Hotels &

Resorts

Dubai

Contracting Co.

Royal Amwaj AED 230 Million 2008-2011

Seven Tides

Limited

GTCC

Infinity Tower AED 145 Million 2009-2012

Cayan

Investments

&

Development

Arabtec

Fairmont Hotel AED 190 Million 2009-2012

IFA Hotels &

Resorts

Dubai

Contracting Co.

Sahara Mall AED 145 Million 2009-2012

Al Nahda

Real Estate

Sun Engineering

Mall of Emirates

Expansion

AED 130 Million 2014-2015

Majid Al

Futtaim

Khansaheb

Habtoor City - Hotel AED 430 Million 2013-2016 Habtoor Al Habtoor

Leighton Group

Maliha Hospital AED 143 Million 2014-2016

GHQ Armed

Forces

DSC SISK JV

Emiral Algeria AED 253 Million On going Emiral

JV - Drake &

Scull

Construction/

Consolidated

Contractors

Group SAL

(Offshore)

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AUG. 1996 – APRIL 2000 : CONTROL CONTRACTING & TRADING CO.

(OIL & GAS) – ENGINEERS & CONTRACTORS

ABU DHABI

Position : Electrical Project Engineer

Projects

28 Villas

LDC Project (power station)

Maersk Oil – Qatar

Responsibilities :

Preparation of project plan for all project’s

phases in coordination with Planning

Engineer.

Ordering full projects materials &

equipment in coordination with the

purchasing department.

Preparation of electrical shop drawings in

accordance with project design and

specification.

Project Name Project Value Duration Client Main Contractor St. Regis, Amman

Jordan

AED 170 Million On going

Al Maabar

Abdoun

Arabtec

Construction

Saraya Aqaba,

Jordan

AED 260 Million On going

Saraya

Aqaba Real

Estate Devt

JV -

Consolidated

Contractors

Group/ Drake &

Scull

Construction/

Arabtec

Construction

Wafi Expansion AED 224 Million On going

MKM

Commercial

Holding

Al Fara'a

General

Contracting Co.

(LLC)

Fountain View AED 300 Million On going Emaar

Arabian

Construction

Company

Jumeirah Open

Beach

AED 225 Million On going Meraas

Al Futtaim

Carilion

W Hotel AED 360 Million On going

Al Sharq

Investment

Al Futtaim

Carillion

Jewel of the Creek AED 400 Million On going

DIRE Real

Estate

Al Habtoor

Leighton Group

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Monitor the productivity and site progress

to ensure work completion in accordance

with approved project plan.

Assist the commercial team to finalize the

monthly applications, electrical variations

and project final account.

SEPT. 1995 – JUL. 1996 : AL WAFA ELECTRICALS

SHARJAH, UAE

Position : Electrical Project Engineer

Project : B + G + M + 32 Storeys

Al Salam Tower Dubai.

Responsibilities :

Managing and supervising the electrical work

Assists the planning engineer in preparing the

time schedule

Control & monitor the site engineers and

supervisors to complete the work according

the project time schedule

Order full project electrical material and

equipment in coordination with the

purchasing department

Assist the drafting department in completing

the project electrical shop drawings

OCT. 1994 – AUG. 1995 : SENSAIRE SERVICES CO., DUBAI, U.A.E. Position : Electrical Estimation Engineer / Commissioning Engineer

Responsibilities :

Estimate of Quantities for different projects,

float enquiries, review quotations and finalize

tender price

Testing & Commissioning of electrical and

low voltage systems for two projects

including:

- Low voltage power distribution

systems.

- Electrical switchgear

- Fire Alarm systems

- Central Battery System

- Public address systems

- Earthing Systems



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