Planning Engineer

Last Updated: 14th March 2018 (over 4 years ago)

United Arab Emirates


Phone Number


Age Range
35 to 44

Qualification Level

English, Filipino


Seeking a career enriching exigent position that would suitably leverage expertise and experience to give professional direction to challenging large-scale projects in a MANAGEMENT ROLE with Self-motivated, performance-oriented planning engineer and accountancy professional with expertise and 13+ years of exhaustive experience in monitoring all aspects of project administration and documentation functions to be carried out for completion of projects as per technical specifications.
Currently associated with Descon Engineering, Abu Dhabi, UAE as AREA PLANNER / PLANNING ENGINEER


University of Perpetual Help System DALTA
Bachelor Degree in Accountancy

   Jun 2000
— Mar 2004

A 4-year College Degree Holder in Bachelor of Science Major in Accountancy with an average overall grade of 2.25.

Los Banos National High School
High School

   Jun 1996
— Mar 2000

A graduate of 4 year Secondary Education.


Descon Engineering
Planning Engineer

   Feb 2016
— Current

Working for client Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Petroleum Operations Ltd. (ADCO), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Entrusted with responsibility of collaborating with Discipline In-charge, Planning & FEDC Manager and Construction Manager in updating activities pertaining to discipline in Level III planning.

Tasked with preparing discipline-wise progress reports from Project Control System (PCS) on daily, weekly and monthly basis.

Validating construction durations (Planned v Actual) through preparation of manpower curves and histograms.

Keeping project schedule and S-curve updated during project execution and weekly/monthly reporting.

Responsible for generating 3-week/4-week look ahead schedule based on updated Level III plan and work front availability status.

Monitoring man-hours and book to appropriate cost centers.

Extending key assistance to Planning & FEDC Manager, for forecasting requirement of material & equipment according to Level-III plan on quarterly basis.

Integrated Petroleum Services Gabon Ltd.
Planning Engineer, Document Controller, Assistant Purchaser, Administrator

   Oct 2004
— Apr 2015

As Planning Engineer
Effectively established project schedules using P6, Work Breakdown Structures (WBS) according to Project's SOW during tender bidding and execution phase in compliance with the clients.
Validated planned vs. actual construction duration by generating manpower curves and histograms and updating schedule and S-curve during the project execution and weekly/monthly reporting.
Devised and effectuated weekly and daily schedules to achieve operation’s needs and optimized available manpower and services in coordination with maintenance, operations and engineering.
Established a safe, effective and efficient work plan through work prioritization, developing job plans and defining skills.
Leveraged feedback from Engineers, Operations, and Supervisors to develop and maintain preventive and predictive work plans and strategies.
Reduced delay in schedules by streamlining operations and changing schedules to meen unpredictable bottlenecks.
Scrupulously deployed overall progress database of Shop Fabrication and Site Installation as a basis of Project Scheduling i.e. Welding, PWHT, NDT (RT, MPI, LP and UT), Hydro testing, Painting etc.

As Document Controller
Played a key role in maintaining project documents and preparing project procedures with respect to Document Control.
Updated Engineering Drawings and Documents and issued revisions to main office in Port Gentil within scheduled timelines.
Enabled dispatch of Project and Vendor Documents by preparing and submitting correspondence to Client, Engineering at main office at Port Gentil.
Effectively managed the entire gamut of functions entailed in approval, receipt, filing, reproducing and distribution of Engineering, Vendor and other technical documents to Client, Sub-Contractors and the Internal Customers.
Meticulously identified changes and current revision status of documents.
Kept abreast of quality, service, and delivery issues, and took remedial actions as and when needed.
Managed data on Welders Certificates and Welding Procedure Specification.
Oversaw job progress monitoring and ensured that is was implemented without bottlenecks.

As Administrator
Instrumental in properly updating daily labor allocation sheets for all site works, plant equipment allocation sheets, man-hours and monthly time sheets.
Successfully generated site rotation schedule for all work sites.
Played a pivotal role in preparing project valuation, invoices & back charges to clients.
Managed petty cash and ensured all the receipts and other information are filed according to dates.

As Assistant Purchaser
Rendered key assistance to the Purchasing Manager in all departmental purchases both local and overseas.
Collaborated with planning engineer in daily operational matters.
Optimized costs by generating monthly profitability, cost and financial reports
Displayed cross-functional acumen in managing activities related to planning, budgeting, scheduling, estimating, evaluating and scheduling the project activities to smoothen project operations.