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Executive Engineer, Irrigation

Guwahati, Assam, 781009, India
May 02, 2011

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Updated Date: *st August,****

Ajoy Medhi

“JIBON ASHRAY”, Santipur , Ashram Road

Guwahati, Assam 781 009, India

Contact No.: +91-0361-2638322, 94355-46653


In quest of top level assignments in Project Management and Administration / Site Management and Facility Management with an organization of repute.

An astute professional with over 2.5 decades of cross function experience in project/site management & related operations for a construction company.

Presently working with Irrigation Department, Govt. of Assam, as Assistant Executive Engineer, Dhansiri Project Canal-111 Sub-Division(Irrigation), Bogoribari with effect from 23rd September”08. This is a major irrigation project in Assam.

Tech savvy professional skilled in Unix/K-Shell scripts and Shell Programming/C++ Programming/C-Sharp, Programming / Java, Programming / Advanced Java Programming / Enterprise JavaBeans / JSP/Enterprise Java Programming / XML / HTML / SQL 7.0/VB.NET/Fortan.

Holds the distinction of being trained in CTU(Central Training Unit), CWC, CW&PRS Campus, Kadakwasla, Pune in river basin planning and management leading to a diploma by Pune University

Adept in surveying and levelling; execution of field works like canals, water courses, field channels, outlets, regulators, cross-drainage; preparing estimates with analysis of rates, recording of measurements and preparation of bills, E/W sectional measurements, maintenance and operation of irrigation schemes, scheduling of irrigation, flood damage reports and various miscellaneous technical works together with preparation of project report.

Resourceful at maintaining business relationship with customers, end users consultants and contractors to achieve quality product and service norms by resolving their critical issues.

Project Management

Construction Management

Remedial Measures


Commercial Negotiation

Contract Administration

Site Analysis

Resource Planning

Facility Management

Team Management

Career Graph:

Jun’80 – Dec’81: Voltas Ltd., Guwahati, Assam as Graduate Apprentice

Jan’82 – Mar’84: Directorate of Industries, Govt. of Assam District Industries Centre, Gauripur, Dhubri, Assam as Assistant Manager (Technical)

Apr’84 – Nov’88: Assistant Engineer, Goreswar Division (Irrigation), Goreswar

Dec’88 – May’94: Assistant Engineer, Inspection and Quality Control Circle (Irrigation), Guwahati

Jun’94 – Dec’99: Assistant Engineer, Dibrugarh Division(Irrigation), Dibrugarh

Dec’99 – Nov’04: Assistant Engineer, Director of Design(Irrigation),Chandmari, Guwahati .

Nov’04 – Jan’07: Assistant Executive Engineer, Borolia Canal Sub-Division(Irrigation). Tamulpur. This project also involves the construction of two Earthen Dams of length 275 m and height 7.5 m each for irrigation purposes.

Jan’07 – May’08: Assistant Executive Engineer, Pathsala Sub-Division (Irrigation), Pathsala .

May’08 -Sep’08: Assistant Executive Engineer (T.C) in the Director, Planning, Irrigation,Chandmari, Guwahati

Sep’08- Till July/’10: Assistant Executive Engineer, Dhansiri Project Canal-111 Sub-Division(Irrigation), Bogoribari.

1stAug’10 to 31-10-2010 employed as Project Manager-Irrigation by Spencon Services Limited,P.O. Box 926, Kampala, ; and primarily responsible for project works in Rwanda. Presently involved in execution works for development of Primary Irrigation Network of perimeter 8 (1600 ha) of Muvumba Valley, located at Nygatare district in eastern province.

Nov 15th 2010 till date-Reverted back to Govt. Deptt. while on earned leave and resumed duties as : Assistant Executive Engineer, Dhansiri Project Canal-111 Sub-Division(Irrigation), Bogoribari.

Core Competencies:

Project Planning & Management: Evaluating project, and project cost / benefit analysis at project decision points. Finalizing requirements and specifications in consultation with collaborators / promoters and end users. Anchoring on-site construction activities to ensure completion of project within the time & cost parameters and effective resource utilization to maximize the output. Participating in project review meetings for evaluating project progress & debottlenecking. Providing technical inputs to construction methodology.

Coordination: Liaising with architects & consultants, end users on determining technical specifications, conceptualization & preparation of building plans as per the Government Guidelines. Co-ordinating with the government agencies to obtain all technical sanctions and approvals for smooth execution of real estate projects. Following up of legal cases pertaining to real estate projects in close co-ordination with the legal department of the company/outside lawyers.

Contract Administration & Management: Evaluating & executing of Contracting Works. Preparing tender specifications & finalization of requirements. Interpreting of contractual obligations & rights and evaluation of Technical / Financial problems for Management reporting. Weekly and monthly reporting of MIS to top management.

Site Construction Management/Resource Planning: Overall supervising and controlling of all construction activities including providing technical inputs for construction & coordination with site management teams. Preparation and review of Specific Quality Control Plans and safety systems. Identifying & developing alternate vendors for achieving cost effective sourcing of labour force, sourcing of equipment, accessories & timely delivery so as to minimize project cost.

Man Management: Analyzing the training need and accordingly fine-tuning the training modules for imparting training on required professional skills and norms of the services.

Distinctive accomplishments across the tenure:

Spearheaded projects like Kaldiya Irrigation Scheme, which is a flow irrigation project; Mugaria ELIS (Electrical Lift Irrigation Scheme), Bamakhata Deep Tube Well Scheme.

Closely monitored the command area development works of Sukla Irrigation Project for about four years.

Led, guided & mentored the team in Dibrugarh division for irrigation; managing Lift Irrigation schemes, Deep tube well schemes. Executed schemes under ARIASP of World Bank Programme.

Instrumental in preparing reports on environmental impact assessment and corresponded at the governmental level for forest and environment clearances

Monitoring of CAD works of Kaldiya Irrigation Scheme on a regular basis thus keeping a strict vigilance on the workmanship of the project.

Accomplished the first phase of CAD works of Kaldiya Irrigation Scheme within the stipulated time frame.

Preparation of the action plan of subsequent phases of command area development well in advance.

Academic Credentials:

Bachelor of Engineering (Agricultural Engineering) from College of Technology and Engineering Udaipur, India in 1980

Master of Engineering (Hydrology) from I.I.T., Roorkee, Uttar Pradesh, India in 1990

Diploma in River Basin Planning & Management from Central Training Unit, CW&PRS Complex, Central Water Commission, Pune in 1994

Other Credentials:

Completed a course on instruction and maintenance of tractors and implements at the Escorts Institute of Farm Mechanization, Bangalore during College days.

Attended training in Survey, planning and execution of farm development works at the Project Director, LDP, CAD, Kota during college days.

Underwent project report on airlines booking in C++.

Did a project report on Enterprise Java Programming, viz, shopping cart and validation of customer ID.

IT Skills:

RMI, Servlets, Java Scripts, JSP, J2EE, JDBC ODBC & EJB.

Able to work with end-users and technical experts.

Pursued course with NIIT, Guwahati, since Nov’99 for about three years.

Personal Vitae:

Date of Birth: 29th February, 1956


“ JIBON ASHRAY”, Santipur,

Ashram Road, Guwahati, Assam 781 009, India

Contact No.: +91-0361-2638322 /+91- 94355-46653


Dear Sir / Ma’am,

I am writing to express my interest in an overseas position as an Engineer(name of Website or publication), and have enclosed my resume for your consideration.

I have over 26 years of rich experience with reputed companies in India; complemented by Masters Degree in Engineering (Hydrology) from I.I.T., Roorkee, Uttar Pradesh, India; B.E. (Agricultural Engineering) from College of Technology and Engineering, Udaipur, India and Diploma in River Basin Planning & Management from Central Training Unit, CW&PRS Complex, Central Water Commission, Pune.

I have also completed different programming modular courses from NIIT, Guwahati, Assam for three years and have gained experience in Software Development while undergoing training. My computer skills include Unix/K-Shell scripts and Shell Programming/C++ programming/C-Sharp programming/Java programming/Advanced Java Programming/Enterprise JavaBeans/JSP/Enterprise Java Programming/XML/HTML /SQL7.0/VB.NET/Fortan.

As an Assistant Executive Engineer, Irrigation Department, Govt. of Assam, I bring with me expertise in Engineering Projects majorly Water Resource Projects. As a Project Manager-Irrigation in Spenkon Services Limited, I bring in my experiences of working in Africa.

In addition, I possess exceptional skills in communication, presentation with demonstrated abilities in leading motivated teams towards achieving organizational goals. I am looking forward to using this experience for enhancing operations of your organisation.

My detailed resume is enclosed. I believe my knowledge and skills will bring value to your organisation and would welcome the opportunity to meet, discuss and explore the possibilities of the same.



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