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Civil Engineering Engineer

Al Lith, Makkah Region, Saudi Arabia
March 24, 2020

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Arif Waheed

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~ Senior Quantity/SR Cost Engineer

Targeting assignment as Executive Sr. Cost- Engineer‘’Residential and commercial buildings, In-fara structure and metro rail projects.’’

Highly talented SR Qs- SR Cost Engineer- with a successful track record in budget estimation, valuation of items and completing projects on time. Ability to perform in a fast paced environment and meet stringent deadlines.

Profile Snapshot

A result driven, self-motivated and resourceful executive senior Cost Engineer with 35 years of professional experience working as part of a busy team, effectively managing all the cost relating to building and civil engineering projects. Possessing excellent foresight and the ability to plan ahead and assess and identify problems and find innovative solutions. Can communicate effectively and impart knowledge, ideas and concepts with client/contractors and would be an asset to any employer who respect loyalty and responsibility.


Acquired business management skills for effective practice and delivery of professional service, knowledge is use of computers and software’s to record and access information required for the project and produce professional quality reports, knowledge of construction principles and process, experience in civil engineering projects, knowledge of statutory building regulations and authorities related to construction industry. Experience to run (ccs softwear for using estimation purpose)

Organizational Experience

Career Path:

‘’Since 15th Dec-2018 working in ‘Riyadh Metro Project with ‘’Zamil construction company Saudi Arabia as ‘’Senior Quantity Surveyor/ Cost Engineer’’.

Key Result Areas:

Carrying out various tasks in preparation of pre-contract cost advice from preliminary to final design stage including cost comparison of different design construction options

Establishing budget for all contracts of the work packages for project.

Supervising and coordinating with QS staff related to measurements take off and monthly progress review

Ensuring that the section's staff has a clear and mutual understanding of the contract's requirements

Preparing of contractual correspondence and financial matters, including vouchers approval, payments procedures, and the certifications of subcontractors' payments

Assisting in the preparation of claims and reports, reviewing and reporting on subcontractors or clients claims and reports and assist in taking action to deal with any matters that may affect contractual commitments and requirements

Managing Project Budget and overseeing updates to the Site Budget arising from revised designs and costs

Preparing monthly project valuations for review with Commercial Manager

Updating Variation orders and taking approval from higher mangement

Report to the Contracts Administrator Manager at the Head Office regarding administering the project's contract and ensuring that all requirements are being met as planned

Coordinating with the Finance Department to ensure that payments procedures are being correctly followed as per the contract

Maintaining documents and reports related to contract's execution, difficulties encountered, claims resolved, vouchers and correspondence with the clients/sub-contractors

Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

Career Progression: K.S.A,UAE, Malaysia & Pakistan

2018 - 2019 Zamil construction company (Metro Project Riyadh) (SQS-Cost Eng)

2010 – 2018 Abdul Lateef Jameel Real Estate (Senior Qs)

2009 – 2010 El Seif Contracting Co as Sr. Quantity Surveyor (KSA)

2008 – 2009 Sun Engineering and Contracting Co LLC as Sr. Quantity Surveyor

2006 – 2008 Arabtec Contracting Co LLC as Sr. Quantity Surveyor (UAE)

1998 – 2006 Dutco Balfour Beatty LLC as Sr. Quantity Surveyor (UAE)(Water park)

Jumairah Beach Dubai

1997 – 1998 Pesaka Gammon Hong Kong Contractor as Quantity Surveyor

1994 – 1996 Asenia Constrcution Sdn Bhd

1988 – 1994 Karachi Electric Supply Corporation as Quantity Surveyor

1986 – 1987 Al Sagir Consultant as Quantity Surveyor (Riyadh)

1984 – 1986 Civil Construction Est (Riyadh)

1983 – 1984 Al-Sabagh Est (Riyadh)

1982 – 1983 MLC as Jr. Quantity Surveyor (Pakistan)

1981 - 1982 Worked As Site Supervisor with M/S Quality Builders

Deatil of Designation

‘’Senior Cost Engineer-in Hotel Building and Architectural’’ in project ‘’Anjum Hotel 5 star in’’ Macca al Mu karama ‘’K.S.A

‘’Senior Qs’’in Building & Architectural’’ in ‘’King Abdullah Financial District City In ‘’Riyadh K.S.A

‘’Senior Qs’’ in Architectural Design ‘’ Sahara Shopping Mall’’ in Sharhjha U.A.E

‘’Senior Qs’’ in ‘’Tiara Residences in Palm Jumeirha’’ Dubai U.A.E

‘’Senior Qs’’ in ‘’Different projects of infra-structure works Dubai U.A.E (Claim QS)

‘’Senior Qs’’ in ‘’Security commission Building’’ Kuala lumpur Malaysia

‘’Senior Qs’’ in ‘’Asenia Sea View Langkawi Resort ‘’Malaysia

‘’Qs ’’ in 1200MW Bin Qasim Thermal Power Station Karachi

‘’Qs in ‘’Riyadh sewerage treatment plant phase III extension. K.S.A

‘’Qs in Different projects in Riyadh K.S.A

‘’Qs in Building works in Riyadh K.S.A

‘’Junior Qs’’ in B.C.C.I building Karachi’’

’’Assistant Qs/Superviser’’ in New Custom House Karachi’’


First Class Diploma of ‘’Associate Engineer in Civil Engineering - 1981.

Other courses and it skill

Completed 3 days course of ‘’Principal of preparing and specifying the quantities and materials in civil construction and project training course held by ‘’U.A.E contractors association’’

In ‘’May-2008’’

Sound knowledge of MS Office Suite & Internet Applications

Worked in tendering department in world leading company ‘’Dutco Balfour Beatty’’ in ;;DUABI’’

Experienced in running ‘’Candy Softwear for estimation department’’

Personal Details

Date of Birth: 23rd June 1962

Nationality: Pakistani

Marital Status: Married

No. of Dependents: 2

Passport Details: No. AW6170673

Valid Till: 23-Agus-2027

Visa Status: Transferable KSA Iqama

Driving License: KSA License

Languages Known: English, Hindi, & Arabic (Fluent).

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