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Electrical Engineer Manager

Fereej Ibn Dirhem, Qatar
September 12, 2020

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Anish Vettath Thankachan

Address: Abu Hamour near Salwa Road, Building No. 6, Street No. 561, Zone 56, Doha- 40942, Qatar

Mobile: +974-******** (Qatar); Email:;

A qualified electrical & electronics engineering professional with an accomplished career spanning key roles in MEP project management, electrical engineering & estimation departments, with expertise in electro-mechanical control systems hardware machine controls, and pneumatics, now seeks to use capability to drive for comprehensive growth.

Electrical Engineer - Project Management & Construction

A highly capable, result-driven, & achievement-oriented resource works as Electrical Engineer & offers 10+ years’ experience, including 8 years international exposure in Qatar, in the construction field, with a proven track record to leverage domain knowledge & technical expertise in project engineering through all stages of project lifecycle, drive project planning, scheduling, & design to commission MEP engineering projects, apply industry best practices to accomplish operational excellence for project delivery within timelines, while operating in complex & challenging multi-cultural global environment.

Professional Experience

ECG Engineering Consultants Group WLL, Doha, Qatar.

Electrical Engineer (Consultant) (Nov 2017 – Till Date)


•Reported to the Construction Manager, led a 5-member program management team, to provide onsite field support & ensure proper functioning as per the project objectives & in line with set key performance matrices.

•Carried out material/work inspections & ensured all electrical installations comply with project specifications, approved drawings & applicable international standards.

•Review of Shop drawings, Pre-qualification/Material submittals, Method statements/ ITPS, As-built drawings & operation & maintenance (O & M) manuals.

•Prepared documents such as survey, testing & inspection reports, safety approval prior to work implementation.

•Coordinated with the contractor to control work activities in accordance with approved drawing, method of statement, inspection & the project specification requirements.

•Supervised work as per project specifications & complied with Kahramaa, MOI, NFPA, QCS & BS regulations during the installation, testing & commissioning phases.

•Followed up of corrective & preventive action for NCRs/CARs issued & verified the effectiveness of the same.

•Studied & analyzed design/ sketch plan which included materials breakdown given by the client to execute project.

•Prepared & updated daily reports, inspection logs, & journals to document construction activities.

•Participated in weekly meetings with the project management team & monthly with the project planning team in reference to the baseline program.


Essayed a success story to carry out & submit 1515 nos. inspections, testing, & commissioning reports within 1 year in accordance with the gradual progress of project.

Credited with initiating non-conformance reports- NCRs/SORs as required in consultation with Manager QA-QC.

Displayed transformational leadership to guide contractor project teams through project reviews in order to identify & manage risks, monitor financial and improve operational performance.

Played a stellar role to complete designing & tendering in 165 days for client Fahad Bin Abdalla Bin Al Thani- FBA Group, Doha, Qatar as Electrical Engineer (Project Management).

Exhibited exemplary performance to completed project with contract value of QAR 55 million within a year without any failure in project baseline programs- BLP.

Effectively operated as a change agent to initiate innovative steps to bring down LV & ELV variations that helped reduce costs from QAR 4352811.00 down to QAR 3077382.00

QD-SBG (Qatar Diar – Saudi Binladen Group Co LTD) Construction, Doha, Qatar.

Electrical Engineer (Construction) (Jul 2015 to Oct 2017)


•Reports directly to the MEP Manager, leads a team of 7, to drive project construction within the company to increase department production and profitability as per corporate goals & set key performance indicators.

•Perform testing and commissioning protocols, hand over system to end-users.

•Carried out second fix, final fix, testing and commissioning with consultant (KEO) inspections.

•Prepare Redline drawings as per site installation and with reference to that submitted As-built Drawings.

•Study & improve operation & maintenance (O & M) manuals, provide training for operators.

•Discuss with managers to resolve critical & time sensitive electrical issues relating to project construction.

•Mentor & motivate staff, appraise performance, & provide training to maximize work productivity.


•For Project: ISF (Internal Security Force) Camp Duhail, Package: CPC 07B; effectively done testing & commissioning for electrical systems, Lighting, Power, Emergency lighting, UPS & Fire-Alarm.

•Prepared and submitted As built drawings, Operations and maintenance manuals and carried out training for end-users.

•All Handing over procedures for 12 Barrack building have done in 150 days without any fail as per planning schedule.

Hamton International Group WLL, Doha, Qatar.

Site Electrical Engineer/Estimation Engineer (Jan 2011- Jun 2015)

Responsibilities as Site Electrical Engineer:

Reported to the MEP Manager, led a team of 13, in MEP Projects Department, in ISO 9001:2008 QMS, ISO 14001:2004 EMS, ISO 18001:2007 certified companies, to steer project designs as per specified key performance matrices.

Provided support to the Engineering & Purchase Department during preparation of purchase orders, material procurement for construction, & commissioning activities as per project requirements.

Prepared and submitted Shop drawings, Pre-qualification/Material submittals, Method statements/ ITPS, As-built drawings & operation & maintenance (O & M) manuals for consultant approval.

Overseen inspection & commissioning programs & ensured compliance with project specifications, Kahramaa, MOI, NFPA, QCS & BS regulations during designing, drafting, installation, testing & commissioning phase for electrical systems.

Submitted Request for Information (RFI) in case of clarifications during engineering and installation proceeds.

Made presentations & submitted reports to the Project Manager/ Project QA/QC Manager to highlight performance.

As in charge, evaluated performance of production work & kept the senior management updated on progress.

Responsibilities as Associate Estimation Engineer:

Reported to the Sr. Estimation Engineer, with direct reporting relationship with Technical Manager, to manage operations in estimation & tendering department to execute turnkey project from concept to commissioning stage as per the key performance objectives.

Carried out MEP estimation, specified & prepared IFC drawings, variations, work evaluation, & overall pre-contract works.

Estimated material, construction, & labor costs within budget in proportional to project time scales.

Assisted in steps to manage quantity surveying & raise request for information- RFIs on tender/IFC drawings/project specifications to seek clarity on contradictions.


Created history by setting new performance benchmarks in entire career to complete & handover to client Aster Hospital (B+G+2F+P) project, in Doha, Qatar within 475 days.

Demonstrated sound grasp of electrical debugging systems and equipment to augment capacity

Displayed excellence from project conceptualization to completion stage for installation of all type of medium & low voltage power system control systems, & cables.

V-Tech Electro-Mechanical Group, Kerala, India.

Site Electrical Engineer (Oct 2009 - Nov 2010)


Reported to the Resident Engineer, handled site management & interfaced with various divisions such as quantity survey & estimation to complete project within timelines as per the set key result areas.

Supervised & assisted in overall site management to properly execute work according to approved bar chart.

Assigned tasks to prepare bill of quantities & issue purchase order.

Provided technical assistance to the supervisors and crew.

Coordinated with the project controls & submitted report on daily work progress.

Educational Credentials

•Bachelor’s Degree in Technology- Electrical & Electronics Engineering with 60% (2005- 2009) from Mahatma Gandhi University (Viswajyothi College of Engineering and Technology) Kottayam, Kerala, India.


Certified Electrical Engineer, accredited by UPDA/ MMUP- Ministry of Municipality & Urban Planning, Qatar, Registration No. 16430 (2017).

Certified IELTS- International English Language Testing System managed by the British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia & Cambridge English language assessment with overall score 6.5 (2011); Candidate Number: 015271.

Attended 12-day industrial training program on transformers & completed a project on on-load tap changer & control circuit at KEL Ernakulum, Kerala (2009).

Profile Highlights

Project Planning & Monitoring: Exceptional conceptual knowledge of LV & ELV engineering principles, deft in preparing project scope & manage projects to deliver turnkey engineering projects. Enforce standards relating to quality, cost efficiency & design requirements according to client specifications. Coordinate project engineering & adhere to quality & safety specifications.

Technical Caliber: Solution oriented problem solver & analytical thinker with proficiency in LV systems: Installation of Transformers, Gensets, Low Voltage (LV) panels, Motor Control Panels (MCC), Sub-Main Distribution Board (SMDB) & Distribution Board (DB); load-voltage drop & cable size calculations; design lighting layout, power layout, & DB schedules; prepare schematic drawings, shop drawings & as built drawings.

Technological Knowhow: Verifiable track record to installation, testing & commissioning of ELV systems: Structural Cabling System (Data-Tele/WIFI/CCTV/IPTV); Audio-Visual System (AV); Building Management System (BMS); Fire Alarm & Voice evacuation system (FA-VA); Nurse-call system; Queue management system & Master clock system. Also, basic knowledge mechanical systems: Fire-Fighting, Drainage & Plumbing systems & HVAC.

Team Leadership: Visionary, conscientious, with positive approach to liaise with client, consultants, contractors & vendors for flawless project delivery. Strong work ethics, quickly learns & adopts new trends, tasks, & technology. Dedicated & committed with skills set to motivate & build successful team of engineers.

Organizational Exposure: Organizational capability with well-honed relationship building qualities to engage in stakeholder management; champions people & organization development; communication & interpersonal skills to work in multi team environment, plan & control project work, & deliver results within timelines to meet corporate goals.

Key Project Details


Consultant Organization (Qatar)

Engineering Consultants Group (ECG) WLL, Doha, Qatar.


ASHGHAL - Public Works Authority, Qatar.

Associated Projects

Design & Built for Modification and additional works of 27 Schools – Package – 1.

Construction of Health centres at Al Shamal & Al Sadd – Package – 9.

JW Marriott Hotel (3B+G+M+51F) West Bay in Doha, Qatar;

Main Contractor: Harinsa Qatar ECISA International Group

Project Value- QAR 684 Million

Mixed used development project (twin towers: 3B+G+M+10F commercial complex & 5-star hotel), Airport Road, Doha, Qatar (Operator- Steigenberger Hotel Group)

Main Contractor: Al Jabar Trading & Contracting Doha, Qatar.

Project Value- QAR 242 Million; Electrical BOQ Value QAR 27 Million

Project Management Organization (Qatar)

Fahad Bin Abdalla Bin Al Thani (FBA) Group, Doha, Qatar (Client).

Associated Projects

Fahad Hotel- 1: 2B+G+14 floors & Fahad Hotel- 2: 2B+G+13 floors, Old Salatha, Doha, Qatar; Project Value QAR 125 Million; Electrical BOQ Value QAR 15 Million.

4 nos. Residential apartment towers; 2B+G+13 floor building, Al Munthaza, Doha, Qatar; Project Value QAR 165 Million; Electrical BOQ Value- QAR 32 Million.


Contracting Organization (Qatar)

QD-SBG (Qatar Diar – Saudi Binladen Group Co LTD) Construction, Doha, Qatar.

Associated Project

ISF (Internal Security Force) Camp Duhail-Qatar, Package: CPC 07B

Project Value – QAR 2.5 Billion.


Contracting Organization (Qatar)

Hamton International WLL, Doha-Qatar.

Associated Projects

Bin Samikh Tower/ Melia Doha Hotel (3B+G+UG+M+42 floor); West Bay, Doha, Qatar.

Main Contractor: Harinsa Qatar ECISA International Group.

Consultant: Arab Consulting Engineers

Project Value QAR 185 Million; Electrical BOQ Value- QAR 22 Million

Aster DM Healthcare (Aster Hospital Group) 50 bedded private hospital along with 3 fully equipped operating theaters (B+G+2F+P) at old airport area, Doha, Qatar.

Main Contractor: Hamton International.

Consultant: Dimensions Engineering, Qatar.

Project Value- QAR 56 Million; Electrical BOQ Value QAR 6 Million

Construction of Seliya Tower 2B+G+36 floor high rise hotel apartments building, in West bay, Doha, Qatar.

Main Contractor: Al Sawari Contracting Doha, Qatar.

Consultant: Meinhard Consulting Engineers

Project Value QAR 185 Million; Electrical BOQ Value QAR 35 Million

Reconstruction of EZDAN Hotel; 2B+G+4 floor, Al Gharafa, Qatar.

Main Contractor: SEF Construction Pte Ltd.

Consultant: MZP Consultancy, Qatar.


Associate Estimation Engineer

Associated Projects

Associated with tendering work for quotation of MEP works over Internal Security Force Barracks building submitted to the Saudi Bin Ladin (SGB) Group

Associated with tendering work for quotation of MEP works for Pearl Qatar, The Viva Bahriya Precinct VB-12, VB-13 & VB-14 submitted to Harinsa Contracting Co. Qatar WLL

Quotation for MEP Works over Bin Samikh Tower: 3B+G+UG+M+42 storey building; Melia Doha Hotel, West Bay, Doha-Qatar

Quotation for MEP works for Aster Hospital; Private Hospital (B+G+2F+P) at old airport area, Doha, Qatar


Organization (India)

V-Tech Electro-Mechanical Group, Manadiar Line, Thrissur, Kerala.

Associated Projects

Skyline Apartments with 1B+G+M+18 storey tower, East Fort, Thrissur, Kerala

MIR Realtors Apartments with 2B+G+M+27 storey tower, Kakanad, Cochin, Kerala

Personal Details

•Date of Birth

Permanent Address

Languages Proficiency

Computer Literacy


Passport Details

Visa Status

Driving License

: 26th Sep 1987

: Vettath (H), Kannara P.O, Marakkal, Thrissur, Kerala- 680652.

: Fluency in English, Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, & basic skills in Arabic.

: MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), Aconex, C, C++ & AutoCAD (3D) 2014.

: Indian

: M 6182933; (valid up to 12/07/2025).

: Qatar Resident Visa; Transferable.

: Holding Qatar Driving License.

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