China railway construction corporation Saudi Branch
Railway Communication Engineer
January 2010 — Present
Taking responsibility and managing of projects' Communication & SCADA branches, production & procurement process according to the technical specification of the related projects. Assisting PM for the Communication parts.
Pre-tender, tender activities including pre-qualification of contractors.
Managing scope, time, cost and contractual and technical requirement during execution phase of the project.
Organising project kickoff meetings for the project scope of work, deliverables and submittals and coordinating between the clients, Consultant, subcontractors, vendor and field installation.
Monitor adherence to schedule and budget, initiate and implement corrective action if required.
Attend and participate in all project planning & coordination and weekly progress meetings.
Leading material approval, generate/review materials requisition, submittals, and ensure contract performance measures are met. Following up procurement.
Liaise with vendors/subcontractors in tendering, administration of contracts and vetting of variations & payments.
Prepare and study technical change request, specifications of system along with design contractors to ensue that installations and operations conform to standard customer requirement.
Working with other departments to manage interfaces to COMMS & SCADA, MEP, PSS, SIGNALING, PSD.
coordinating with other parties representatives such as MOMRA, Atkins, DAR group, Thales, Siemens, Westinghouse PSD, DB international, K& A, MEP Subcontractors, BMS Subcontractors etc..
Witnessing installing & commissioning of the equipment as well as conducting tests & inspections to ensure operational effectiveness of plant & utilities.
Coordinating in preparation of maintenance plans for reducing machinery downtime ensuring smooth production.
Maintaining necessary documents to comply & other statutory quality standards; coordinating with external agencies as well as attending internal customer complaint & monitoring for improvement.