Enthusiastic Commissioning Engineer eager to contribute to team success
through hard work, attention to detail and sublime organizational skills. Clear understanding of Power systems and Protection and training in testing and commissioning field. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in power sector.
Electrical Commissioning Engineer (Feb 2016 till present) Dar Engineering, Makkah, Makkah region
+ Active Member of CSD Makkah team, National Grid KSA. Involvement in 24 Grid station projects in Makkah region, with major contribution in 9 HV projects. 13 projects are successfully 100% energized, 3 are partially energized and remaining 8 are under-progress.
+ Performing and inspecting in-depth electrical testing and commissioning of electrical systems, including HV/MV switchgears, protection relays, power transformers, capacitors and SCADA. Worked mainly on equipment manufactured by ABB, Hyundai, Hyosung, Siemens, Alstom, SEL, GE and Schneider electric.
+ Monitoring engineering activities to maintain work standards, adhere to timelines and meet quality assurance targets; furthermore, reporting the defects.
+Assessing scope and requirements to make accurate project design determinations for HV Substation projects as per National Grid standards.
+ Surveying potential project sites before commissioning, checking for space restrictions, mechanical feasibility and manufacturers guidelines.
+Planning Commissioning projects from beginning to end, focusing on timelines. Specify system components and directed product modifications to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications. Testing and Commissioning Engineer (Jan 2012 till Feb 2016) Quality Makers Company, Jeddah, Makkah region
+ Worked with main contractors including ABB, Siemens and SSEM, involved in testing and commissioning of 13 HV/MV substation projects. All projects have been 100% energized successfully.
+ Coordinated technical activities with commissioning clients and consultants to guarantee fulfilment of necessary jobs on time.
+ Performed and finalized testing and commissioning on electrical equipment installed at grid station i.e. EHV/HV/MV switchgears, transformers, protection and Contact
2596 Ibn Ataya, Al-Aziziyah
Jeddah, Makkah, 23342
+ Electrical Testing &
+ Protection relays &
+ Electrical design review
+ Project Management
+ Problem solving skills
+ 380kV/110kV/13.8kV BSP
+ 110kV/13.8kV Substations
Cities = Makkah, Jeddah, Arar,
+ 380kV Jeddah NW 2011
+ 110kV Salamah-2 2012
+ Rabigh Powerplant-2 2013-14
+ 110kV Eskan-2 2014-15
+ 110kV KAEC 2015
+ 110kV New Arar 2016
+ 110kV Zahrah-2 2016-17
+ 380kV Wadi Jaleel 2017
+ 110kV Modon-3 2017-18
+ 110kV Khulais 2018
+ 110kV Al-Haram Rd 2018-19
+ 110kV Sail Road 2019
SAS systems. Worked mainly on equipment manufactured by ABB, Hyundai, Hyosung, Alfanar and Siemens.
+ Analysed and troubleshooting of the technical issues and communicate possible solutions with project team.
+ Coordinated minutes of meetings with project liaisons and construction team members to address technical issues to match with project technical scope and standards.
+ Obtained Saudi Electricity license to secure access to Testing and Commissioning Sites within Western region of Saudi Arabia.
+ Utilized Freja, Omicron, and Megger equipment to perform electrical tests and prepare assessments reports that should match FAT. Trainee Engineer (Jul 2011 till Dec 2011)
Al Osais Inabensa, Jeddah, Makkah
+ Worked at Jeddah North West BSP Project, it is 100% energized successfully.
+ Worked under the supervision of senior project engineer to get familiar with substation project transmission standards and technical scope. Worked mainly on Hyundai and ABB manufactured equipment.
+ Reviewed EHV transmission substation layout and schematic drawings, verifying them with DTS and construction transmission standards
+ Actively performed the testing and commissioning activities on switchgears and power transformer with project sub-contractors complying the commissioning standards and FAT.
+ Reviewed and worked on functioning of technical drawings, schematics and SAT reports
+ Participated and supervised in the successful energization of many electrical transmission substations in Makkah region.
+ Leading site commissioning team including commissioning engineers and contractor’s technical team.
B.Eng. Mechatronics (2007-2011) Air University – Islamabad
+ Graduated with 3.0 GPA
+ Final year project: Fabrication and operation of autonomous sun tracking system to generate the super-heated steam for the generation power-plants
+ Member of University’s Robotics and Sports Society
+ 110kV Al-Wesam 2019
+ 380kV Hunayn 2017-19
Testing & Inspection
+ 380kV GIS & protection
+ 110kV GIS & protection
+ 13.8kV Switchgear & control
+ Line feeder Protection
+ Transformer Protection
+ Busbar Protection HV & MV
+ ABTS/ACSE, ACCS
+ ACDB & DCDB
+ Power transformer
+ CT, VT, CB and DMM
+ Station transformer
+ Protection relays incl. 87T,
21/87L, 87BB, 50/51, 50/51N,
50BF, 27, 59 & 81
+ Auxiliary relays, MCCB, MCB
+ Capacitor bank
+ CT & VT Primary & secondary
+ BB, line and Transformer
+ End to end test
+ Hi-voltage test of HV, MV and
+ Saudi Council of Engineers
+ Pakistan Engineering Council
+ Saudi Electricity Company
+ Rabigh Powerplant-2 work
English, Urdu & Arabic
Sports and Gym
Traveling and Photography