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Civil/Geotechnical Engineer

Canberra, ACT, Australia
March 24, 2020

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Hamad Abro

Civil/Geotechnical Engineer

ANZSCO Civil Engineer 233211

Professional Summary

Competent Civil/Geotechnical Engineer with a knowledge of Pavement Design, Transport Engineering, Bridge Design, Foundation Engineering, Project Management, financial management, cost estimation, preventative scheduling and procurement. Currently looking for a full-time position of Civil/Geotechnical Engineer to implement my experience and academic knowledge into practice in a professional working environment enabling me as an engineer to grow and learn while meeting corporation’s goals.




Master of Engineering Master of

Engineering Management

University of Technology Sydney


CGPA 3.29/4.00

Academic Excellence Award

Platinum Accomplish Award


Bachelor of Civil Engineering

MUET, Pakistan

(ANZSCO Code 233211 Skills Level


CGPA 3.89/4.00

Skills Summary

Research Experience

• Bachelor Final Year Project - Estimating

Delays and Fuel Loss during waiting of

Vehicles in Hyderabad using VISSIM.

• Engineering Graduate Project - Application

of Ground Improvement Techniques in Road

Pavements in Coastal Regions

• Pavement Analysis Project - Subgrade

Stabilization using Chemical Agents.

• Challenges of Managing Mega Construction

Projects (MCP) in Pakistan


• Extensive experience in performing

Geotechnical in-situ and laboratory tests.

• Experience in conducting traffic studies and

devising transport management plans.

• Interpreting and designing Engineering


Courses & Electives

• Traffic & Transportation

• Problematic Soils and Ground Improvement


• Pavement Analysis & Design

• Advanced Project Management

Professional Experiences

Jan 2020 - Present

Civil/Geotechnical/Traffic Engineer

G.O Engineering Consultants, Cooma

• Design of residential complex, bridge

concepts and structural drawings using


• Prepare geotechnical reports.

• Supporting project manager in geotechnical &

traffic aspects, budget estimation and project

management tasks.

• Design of foundations and assess damage to

structures to provide ground improvements.

• Effectively apply engineering principles for

effective solutions.

Dec 2018 - Feb 2019

Site Geotechnical Engineer

AA Associates, Karachi, Paistan


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• Interpret the design and drawings of

underpass at a major intersection.

• Preparing geotechnical report of the area

and performing necessary in-situ tests.

• Effective use of PLAXIS for the analysis of

stability and slope analysis of the

construction site.

• Assisting site engineer with Pile Load test

for the abutment of an interchange and

ensuring allowable settlement of test piles.

• Assisted project manager to monitor

progress of the project and plan the

timeline using Oracle Primavera P6 for

project management.

• Project management, problem-solving

experience was gained along with

leadership skills by negotiating and

managing different teams on site for

different tasks.

Jan 2016 - Jun 2016

M/S Rufi & Company, Karachi, Pakistan

• Preparing engineering drawings according

to project concept keeping focus on WHS,

preparing quantity estimates and

confirming specifications of engineering

services of local government.

• Preparing geotechnical investigation

reports of site inspections of existing and

new site to review design of foundations.

• Ensuring project completion with-in agreed

timelines with successful outcomes and

managing conflicting opinions by

coordinating subcontractor activities and

stakeholder requirements.

Jun 2014 - Jul 2014

Infrastructure Developement Intern

Osmani & Company Pvt, Karachi, Pakistan

• Preparing and reading engineering drawings

using AutoCAD and interpreting geometric

design of roads to ensure proper

implementation of design on site.

• Executed Modified Procter tests and other

in-situ tests and ensured compaction of

pavement layers according to standards

and undertaking other field-based works

such as road surveys.

• Analyzing and monitoring of urban

infrastructure development projects such

as wastewater management, storm-water

drains, utilities ducts and geometric design

of pavement and assisting in liquefaction

for ground improvement.

• Presentation and inter-personal and

networking skills developed and presented

the project report to the management for

completion of training.

Professional Memberships & Certifications

• Professional Engineer - Civil (Engineers Australia)

• International Academic Qualification (World

Education Services)

• Registered Engineer (Pakistan Engineering


Additional Experience

Apr 2017 - Jan 2020

Retail Salesperson - 7-Eleven Stores

Jan 2018 - Dec 2018

Vice-President - UTS Pakistan Society

Jul 2017 - Feb 2018

Volunteer - UTS Peer Network

Sept 2017 - Jan 2018

Advanced Project Management Peer Tutor -

UTS Students’ Association Peer Tutoring.


Volunteer - Sydney Film Festival

Oct 2016 - Oct 2017

UTS Election Polling Clerk - UTS Students’



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