Testing & Commissioning
Registered Electrical Engineer - PRC
Bachelor of Science in Electrical
Engineering (BSEE) from Cebu
Institute of Technology University
Cebu City, Philippines in 1986.
MS Word, MS Excel
Registered Electrical Engineer with over 10 years (including over 5 years of entrepreneurial experience) of rich experience in Electrical Operations, Testing and Commissioning Quality Inspection Control and Assurance and Auditing.
Expertise in managing on-site activities to ensure completion of project within the time and cost parameters and effective resource utilization to maximize output. Skilled in managing the project baselines; monitored projects with respect to cost, resource deployment, time overruns and quality compliance to ensure satisfactory execution of projects.
Strong relationship management & communication skills with a capability to identify and network with Project Engineers, Engineering Consultants / Clients
/ Vendors / Suppliers / Subcontractors / Local Officials/Authority with consummate ease as well as obtaining necessary approvals for the projects and multi-lingual environment, with strong interpersonal skills and expertise to interact at all levels of hierarchy.
Resourceful in conducting inspections and audits, identifying deviations and making relevant modifications to stabilize processes. Acquired a complete understanding of the technology trends with edge at instituting quality control techniques to achieve product excellence at the lowest overall cost.
Strategized techniques for maximum utilization of manpower with thorough understanding of industry and technology trends; implemented techniques and methodologies to achieve production excellence. Successfully managed, ensured adherence to safety, environment, regulatory and energy conservation norms.
Proficiency in managing operations as per the set parameters and standards as well as experience of developing procedures for operational excellence. Ramped up the enhancement projects with competent cross-functional skills and ensured on time deliverables within preset cost parameters. Certification
Certified Engineer for Fire Protection Systems, by the Ministry of Qatar, Civil Defense Department, State of Qatar
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Naval Facility Engineering Command Training Course on: Construction Quality Management on March 23-25, 2018 at Marriott Hotel, Doha, Qatar. Project Management Course Program on: August, 2017 at Filipino Institute, Doha, Qatar 2010 Mid –Year Convention, General Membership Meeting and Technical Seminars on: o EX – OR, MLS Lighting Control System and Echo Wireless and Battery Less switch o Conceptual Approach of Protective Relaying to Power System o Foundation Field bus and Wireless Hart: Principle and Application in Control System. Held on 09 July 2010 at Millennium Hotel Doha, State of Qatar Seminar Program: Inspection, Testing & Maintenance of Water Based Fire Protection System – NFPA 25, Installation of Sprinkler System – NFPA 13, Standard for the Installation of Stationary Pumps for Fire Protection System – NFPA 20. Doha, Qatar, October 25 – 29, 2009
Fire stopping seminar. “Broadest Range of UL Classified Fire stops System” Ramada Hotel, Doha, Qatar, 15 January 2009
Training program (upgrade) for Electrical Technology/ Industrial Electrician Conducted by TESDA
Strategic Sales Planning Workshop Jacinto Marketing Corporation, Cagayan de Oro City, June 10-11, 1999
2nd Quarter Technical Seminar On Requirements for BEE interview per RA 7920 Electrical System for high-rise building, Grand Ballroom, Dynasty Court Hotel and Restaurant, Cagayan de Oro City, April 11, 1999
1st Quarter Technical Seminar on: Local Electrical Building Requirements RA 4566: Contractors Licensing Law
Substation Design and Maintenance, Mindanao Polytechnic State College, LELAND OMANDAM MILITANTE
Senior Electrical Engineer - QA/QC Electrical Engineer Project Management Electrical Engineering Testing & Commissioning Quality Management Notable Accomplishments Across the Career
Learned to be on an eternal vigil, develop a vision, take proactive decisions and understand the diversity in training and dealing with people.
Delivered discipline activities to cost, scheme, quality criteria and managed discipline team. Assisted discipline objectives and budget across business unit, key aims and objectives, and ensure best practice is implemented by self and subordinates; maintained and developed current awareness of relevant codes and standards. Administered and implemented company, and where applicable client/project policies and procedures and ensured technical accuracy and integrity of design engineering within team, prime responsibilities and duties. Provided technical assistance to business development strategies, activities and initiative, supervision of discipline personnel and allocation of work, and remain updated of legislative requirements. Developed and enhanced processes and systems for wider use in discipline, ensure work is managed in accordance with relevant codes, standards and procedures.
Ensured technical integrity of all discipline deliverables in the project, plan and maintain the discipline progress of the project, and ensure all interfaces to other disciplines are clearly defined and correctly engineered. Organizational Experience
Nov’17 to Present: American International Contractors Inc., Doha, Qatar - QC Electrical Engineer Projects: Shield 5 Program, Site 2, US Army Corps of Engineers, Middle East District - Al Khor, Qatar Role:
Predominantly focus on checking quality of products/services and project execution, brainstorm to chalk out effective quality control plans so that quality is never compromised and risk factors are nullified to the minimum possible extent. Defining and determining all standards to perform inspection and tests on all procedures and supervising all testing methods. Creating and implementing the phases of control in the Construction’s Quality Control System that includes: Preparatory Phase, Initial Phase, and Follow-up Phase.
Establish a project Quality Management Program and lead the implementation of site based QA/QC Plans. Ensure the quality control plans as per contractors’/clients expectations are followed religiously. Identify problems, pose plausible solutions and implement those solutions to achieve objectives of the project. Plan and coordinate quality control activities and conduct sessions to explain to workers the importance of following quality norms/rules/regulations.
Enforce and maintain an efficient regime of field inspection to guarantee the implementation of the quality assurance program Review and approve documentation reports, contractor audits, and other official reports to keep a final record. Conduct deep research and analysis of risk factors for success of the project and ensure maximum quality enhancement of a product or services.
Ensure compliance of all quality control documentation and competed for as-built hand over. Control all non-conformance reports and undertake remedial actions. Assure all technical documents relative to site quality control are of current status. Ensures the quality records, acceptance certificates, completion certificates and the documentation for specific systems and buildings/areas are prepared and collated in accordance with project requirements. Consider the implications of delays in QC as-built turnover documentation and bring to the attention of the site QC manager. Monitor and control the status of punch lists and exception lists relevant to quality dossiers. Demonstrating extensive knowledge and experience in multiple discipline within a technology domain and manage all work methods and maintain knowledge on all quality assurance standards and monitor continuous application for all quality assurance processes and recommend corrective actions for all processes. Coordinating with various departments, liaising and negotiating with clients, consultants, project engineers, and department heads to maintain quality standards of all systems as well as timely execution of the day to day operations. Actively participate in site meetings and provide proactive ongoing support to the site management teams. Ensuring that the task gets completed on time, along with sending the delivery to the customer and seeking its approval. Conduct ocular site inspection to ensure that the flow of the scope of work is in accordance with the project methodology and installation as per engineering specification. Oct’16 – Nov’17: Orient Star International, Doha, Qatar - QA/QC Engineer Role
Witnessing and sentencing of all site inspections within their disciplines. Ensure that all inspection reports are accurate and that all attached documents are of current status. Ensure all work is correctly prepared prior to any inspection being undertaken. Review all inspection reports for compliance.
Prepare non-conformance reports and assist in developing corrective actions. Coordinate with the site sub-contractors to ensure that communication exist and are maintained. Review work procedures and method statements for compliance with good work practices and the customers contract specializations.
Monitor the progress and effectiveness of the project quality management system and recommend and implement improvements when required.
Ensuring that the installation complies with all site regulatory requirements currently in force. Manage smooth commissioning of the project by coordinating between the company and the contractor. Supervise and approve commissioning plans in accordance with project guidelines. Review designs and supervise on-site commissioning activities. Prepare and maintain commission records of site observations, testing processes and checklists. Outline procedures, norms and details for writing the system manual. Monitor installation, submittals and usage of engineering tools adhering to project and commissioning guidelines. Guide testing processes and motivate specialists to achieve standard results. Assist with identification and redressal of commissioning and malfunction issues. Track and review progress through meetings.
Evaluate contractual commissioning statistics and instruction guidelines in accordance with the needs of the project. Compile commissioning report data for summarizing. Assist in summarizing and updating commission records. Schedule and supervise operational reviews in association with functional staff. Create an empowering and inspiring work culture with the commissioning team. Attain customer satisfaction through adhering to owner guidelines with the entire project team. Previous Experience
Apr’15 – Oct’16: Denver Engineering & Contracting Co. W.L.L., Doha, Qatar as Project Engineer Role
Implementing the framework of the project’s planning, organizing, leading and controlling as the essential duties and responsibilities.
Determining the iterative process that takes place throughout the life of the project by defining and clarify project scope, develop the project plan, develop project schedule and develop the policies and procedures to support the achievement of the project objectives.
Setting up the project’s team structure by defining the organizational structure of the project team, identify roles and position, identify services to be provided by external companies and staff project positions. Carrying out the project plan in order to achieve the project objectives by setting team direction, coordinating activities across different organizational functions, motivating team members and assigning work. Keeping the project on track by measuring/checking the project progress toward meeting its objectives, evaluating/determining the cause of deviations from the plan and correcting/taking corrective actions to address deviations. Refining and reviewing tender drawings and defining project reports to maintain the standard specifications and make suggestions and recommendations in case of major design changes. Prepare necessary correspondence, technical reports and organize a team for final construction of drawings suitable for obtaining definable contract documents.
Feb’11 – Mar’15: Megatec Electro Mechanical Engineers & Contractors, Doha, Qatar as Electrical Engineer Direct and coordinate in the construction, installation, support, documentation, and testing activities to ensure compliance with specification, codes, and customer requirements. Inspect completed installations and observe operations, to ensure conformance to design and equipment specifications and compliance with operational and safety standards.
Plan and implement research methodology and procedures to apply the principles of electrical theory to the project. Oversee project production efforts to assure that the project is completed satisfactorily, on time and within budget. Prepare and study technical drawings, specifications of electrical systems, and topographical maps to ensure that installations and operations conform to standards and customer requirements. Investigate customer or public complaints, determine the nature and extent of problem, and recommend remedial measures. Conduct field surveys and study maps, graphs, diagrams and other data to identify and correct power system problems. Developing specific goals and plans to prioritize, organize and accomplish the assigned work. Generally, carry out duties and responsibilities for all aspects of electrical works covered under building and infrastructure ranging from project definition, contract, design, specification, construction and handover stages. Improved entire environmental safety and quality work activities to meet management activities set for the department and customer satisfaction.
Keep current with the latest technical innovations in electrical engineering. Identify potential risks and issues to mitigate and prevent them from causing any disruption to the project. Advice on any electrical engineering potential problems, issues and deficiencies identified on actual site conditions. Assist the senior electrical engineer and primarily responsible to supervise all electrical installation activities. Allocate task to resources with a view to balancing work assignments on the man-hour requirement to meet each task in good timing and to enable the workers to complete the definable feature of work as programmed. Apr’08 – Feb’11: Consolidated Supplies Co. W.L.L., Doha, Qatar as Project Engineer Understanding of human resource policies, financial policies, regulations and allocation of project related skills. Responsible for the completion of the task, right from its conception to completion. Supervised and coordinate all the activities and see to it that the task is performed to the fullest of the efficiency. Plan an organizational structure to bring out ease and flow in the task. Suggest new policies and modifications in order to reform the nature of work. Develop good relations with colleagues and motivate them to do well by appreciating their good performances. Participate in meetings, discussions, project site visits, workshops and hearings. Prepare bids and proposals for the prospective clients to expend business operations. Determine the resources required for the purpose of production and prepare status reports and presenting them to the higher managing authorities for scrutinizing.
Keeping in touch with the clients and make them aware of the status of the work finished. Oct’06 – Dec’07: Dorma Gulf Door Controls FZE, Jebel Ali, Dubai, UAE as Project Engineer Undertakes the task of handling men, material, machine, money and motivating the resources put to task. Oversee the financial planning, management, and coordination of a project. Ensuring timely completion of a project within the budget. Liaise between various departments and groups working on the project to relay feedback and evaluations from one department to another.
Ensure the scope and course of the project is on track. Set feasible goals and objectives for the project. Involves in carrying out assessment to identify possible limitations a department may face during the course of the project so as to make necessary adjustments.
Assisting the various departments in drafting plans on how the project should be completed. Oversee the hiring and training of a project unit or sub-contractors to ensure availability of competent workforce, and assign duties or designate work territories to project team according to their capability and specialty. Present periodic reports to senior managers on project operations and progress. Evaluate the efficiency of a process to determine the need for change in operational procedure, and also ensure compliance with set project standards and guidelines.
May’05 – Jan’06: EEI Corporation – Site Electrical Engineer Project: 2-210 MW Coal Fired Power Plant KHI Project - Villanueva, Misamis Oriental, Philippines Jul’ 97 – Oct’ 00: Pueblo DE Oro Development Corporation – Electrical Engineer Project: High Cost and Medium Cost Residential Projects - Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines Jun’ 95 – Jun’ 97: KRYZL Manpower & General Services – Project Engineer Project: Medium Rise Condominiums, Apartments and Residential Building - Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines Mar’ 93 – May’ 95: Jardine Davies Inc. – Sales/Electrical Engineer Project: Industrial/Manufacturing Plants; Fleet Operators - Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines Feb’ 87 – Jan’ 89: ZS Builders - Electrical Engineer Project: Prawn Hatchery Project – Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu, Philippines Entrepreneurial Experience
Oct’ 00 – Dec’ 05: Kirch Enterprises, Cagayan de Oro City - Proprietor/ Electrical Engineer Provided Electrical Building System Design for power distribution, Estimates and load calculations, layout plans and details for power and lighting, grounding and lightning protection system, cable schedule and interconnection drawings. Responsible for design accuracy and propose solutions to problems associated with varying authorities for issues and approvals.
Shield 5 Program, Site 2-U.S. Army Facility Project (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers)-Al Khor, Qatar Hamad Port Project, Messaeid, Qatar
Industrial Area Sewage Treatment Facility Phase 2 Project, Industrial Area, Doha, Qatar Port Arabia parcel 3A/3B High-Rise, Residential Buildings at The Pearl Qatar Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Royal Crown Plaza Hotel, Dubai Festival City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Victoria International School, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates Dubai International Marina Club (DIMC), Dubai, United Arab Emirates Terminal 3 Expansion Project, Dubai International Airport, Dubai, United Arab Emirates 2 - 210 MW Net, Coal Fired Power Plant, Villanueva, Misamis Oriental Commercial Buildings/ High-rise, Condo/ Residential Buildings in Cagayan de Oro City Prawn Hatchery Project
Date of Birth: 28th March 1965
Languages Known: English, Tagalog
Address: Doha, Qatar