As a result oriented & competent civil engineering professional offering 33 years’ experience

Last Updated: 19th June 2019 (over 3 years ago)

United Arab Emirates


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Age Range
55 to 64

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Arabic, English


An internationally experienced and highly successful Civil Engineering professional with over 33 years’ extensive experience in executing large scale, high value projects as a Project, Construction & Site Manager. Skilled in strategy development, interfacing & negotiating and implementing efficient and cost-effective work practices. Adopts a modern construction methodology, leveraging expertise in trouble shooting and overseeing project progress to achieve targets. Proficient in driving exceptional quality of work within a safe environment for all those involved. Renowned for improving the efficiency and productivity of work force by implementing innovative strategies.


Aleppo University
Bachelor's in Civil Engineering

   Sep 1980
— Sep 1986


Modern Building Contracting Co.
Project Manager

   Sep 2015
— Current

As Project Manager, duties was:
• Building key stakeholder subcontractor’s relationships and managing contracts to meet specified terms and conditions
• Liaising and communicating projects with departments to ensure a thorough understanding of scope and specifying risks associated to the development of key stages
• Monitoring and implementing processes and procedures to ensure compliance with corporate policies
• Producing and analysing progress reports and using MIS to reinforce strategic plans and effectively report findings

Ghantoot Transport & Contracting.
Construction Manager

   Nov 2010
— Aug 2015

As Construction Manager, overseeing complete project, with main duties including but not limited to following, as per the set
Key Performance Objectives-
• Specifying project objectives and plans including delineation of scope, budgeting, scheduling, setting performance requirements, and selecting the project participants.
• Liaising with Site Manager, Resident Engineer and Planning Engineer to gain full understanding of scope of work • Coordinating & monitoring sub-contractors, & ensuring all subcontract operations are carried our efficiently & safely.
• Understanding & complying with QHSE requirements as well as ensuring awareness of all personnel at both project / corporate level to provide a safe working environment.
• Implementing safe working practices / procedures to achieve & where possible exceed all project / company HSE goals and likewise issuing similar work instructions to contractors. • Developing and implementing quality control programs.
• Delivering a high standard of work to ensure a consistent and efficient approach at all times.
• Providing support, supervising, & managing personnel development.
• Managing and directing personnel for safe and structured delivery of plans.
• Arranging staff / labor as well as machinery & plant equipment as per requirements and interfacing with vendors.
• Preparing daily, weekly, & monthly progress report of work done and preparing MIS for top management.

Modern Building Contracting Co.
Project Estimator

   Sep 2009
— Oct 2010

As Project Estimator, coordinated complete site engineering activities & main duties including among others monitoring, Inspecting, & thereafter evaluating completed work with defined Key Performance Indices-
 Calculated and prepared tender submissions for the employer, worked out contract cost to deliver project while ensuring expected return on investment with projected profits.
 Established likely progress and completion dates, including allowances for bad weather and other unforeseen circumstances.
 Handled complete preparation of variation order request; estimated cost of works enclosed in variation order request.
 Attended meetings and liaised with stakeholders on commercial matters.
 Prepared daily and weekly progress review reports

G. P. Zachariades Construction Co.
Construction Manager

   Oct 2006
— Aug 2009

As Construction Manager, handled resources & ensured project completion as per the Key Performance Matrices-
 Optimized manpower, material, and equipment allocation for assigned projects, met budgets, & minimized deviations between resource requirements and project forecasts.
 Kept an eye on all relevant safety objectives and legal requirements
 Interpreted client requirements, prepared and submitted construction project budget estimates.
 Identified engineering problems and ensured implementation of appropriate solutions.
 Evaluated, organized, and prioritized workload within a schedule
 Liaised with third party contractors to ensure that all equipments are fit for purpose/ use
 Reviewed status reports of the performance of project team members & assessed results achieved.

Tabet Enterprises W.L.L.
Site Manager

   Jun 2004
— Sep 2006

As Site Manager, handled the following functions with defined Key Performance Indicators-  Outlined detailed activities for the day as per the overall work program.
 Determined productivity of manpower as per work requirements.
 Interpreted details and drawings and provided instructions to Foreman onsite.
 Provided solutions to problems encountered in course of executing work.
 Supervised workers and foremen as well as checked attendance of workers.
 Provided risk assessment for safety officer.
 Maintained housekeeping within the area.
 Prepared daily reports and submitted to the project engineer.

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