Basic Info

Mina Issa

11 years

Hawally, Kuwait

Bachelor's Degree

Manager

Work Experience

Senior Architect / Interior Coordinator at AL AHMADIAH

Experience Details

Senior Architect / Interior Coordinator

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Operations/Management, Engineering - Other

Manager

Working as Senior Site Architect in AHMADIAH Cont. & Trading Co. K.C.S.C in Kuwait, for Project Avenues Mall - Phase 4 and 4B

** Project Contains:

• Budget of the Project about 183,000,000 KWD.
• Working with PACE (Consultancy Engineering) – supervision.
• Project Designer: Gensler.

** I am working with Technical Manager, Construction Manager and Project Manager.

- Job Scope :
* Supporting for Preparing planning applications
* Producing detailed drawings for building regulations applications and tender packages
* Negotiating with contractors and other professionals
* Attending regular meetings with clients, contractors and other specialists
* Co-ordinating the work of contractors
* keeping within financial budgets and time deadlines
* making site visits to check on progress and ensuring that the project is running within the
agreed time frame and according to specification
* solving problems that might occur during building
* carrying out defect inspections
* Supporting and co-ordinating the work of junior members of the Practice
* Delegating workloads
* Reviewing and checking for errors in others’ work
* Mentoring and sharing experience
* Communicate with client representatives, contractors, suppliers, etc.
* Lead site visits/inspections/documentation during construction.

* Provide general administrative support as required by the Practice
Undertaking any other tasks within my capabilities as requested by my line manager.


Company Details

AL AHMADIAH

Hawalli, Kuwait

More than 1000 employees

Construction - Industrial Facilities and Infrastructure, Construction - Residential & Commercial/Office

N/A

Mar 2015 to present (1 year 9 months)
Project Engineer at SITCO (Group of companies)

Experience Details

Project Engineer

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Operations/Management, Engineering - Other

Manager

Working as Project Engineer in SITCO (Group of Companies) in Kuwait, for HILTON HOTEL
• 5 Stars Hotel.
• 12 Floors, each Floor about 2500m2.
• Budget of the Project about 9,000,000 KD.
• Working with SSHI consultant – supervision.
• Interior Design from HPS office in USA.
• A lot of International Consultants of Lighting, Kitchen Design, Acoustic, etc.

** I am Reporting to Project Director and CEO.

- Job Description Brief
Responsible for coordination on site and update Project Director to ensure effective, Quality and Timely progress of project

- Job Scope
•Obtain final set of approved architectural drawings and any later amendments from Project
Coordinator and Site Management
•Obtain copies of signed contracts from relevant persons to ensure material as per specification.
•Coordination with contractors, sub contractors and all parties concerned on site
•Correspond with Project Director, Resident Engineer and Project Management team to update progress on site on a timely/daily basis
•Receive and review progress payment from contractor and send to Contracts Manager for
Due action
•Maintain safety measures on site as per Project Director directions
•Responsible for all site activities namely:
a) Storage of material
b) Oversee labor along with Foreman
c) Maintain storage area and items categorization
d) Ensure contractors proceeds work as per the approved procedure of mall
e) Ensure quality of work is maintained and approved before handover to Resident Engineer
f) Ensure contractors work with the approved specifications as provided by the Resident Engineer
•Ensure progress on site as per project schedule
•Manage company site team (foreman, skilled & unskilled labors)
•Ensure all correspondence is documented and signed
•Attend weekly coordination meeting and provide brief on site works


Company Details

SITCO (Group of companies) (multinational)

Hawalli, Kuwait

51-100 employees

Construction - Residential & Commercial/Office, Food Services/Restaurants/Catering, Real Estate/Property Management

N/A

Feb 2013 to Feb 2015 (2 years)
Senior technical office engineer at Orascom (Hotels & Development) - Egypt

Experience Details

Senior technical office engineer

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Engineering - Other

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Working as senior technical office engineer in Orascom (Hotels & Development) - Egypt, in El-Gouna - Hurghada, After Delivery Project

-- Following up owners requests from Extra construction works or renovations.
-- Prepare and update the project schedule of the extra works for all issues.
-- Prepares monthly report reflecting work progress & following up the monthly progress payments with the accountants.
-- Monitoring material procurement and inventory as per coordination with the owners.
-- Assist the Project Manager to Verify the Preparation of Defects Lists as Provided by the Design Consultants / owners and Follow up with the Site Engineers or Contractors to action the same in a timely manner and keep the time Goal / Schedule.
-- Verify & Inspect Material Finishing and Installation Methods to Include Marble Work, Tile work, woodwork, Wall Coverings, Paints and Special Coatings.
-- Prepare all architectural drawing (Interior / Exterior & Landscape) and prepare shop drawings if needed.
-- Design all interiors, finishing (elec., plump, ceilings, floors, walls and furniture) and provide the designs with samples of the materials…
-- Prepare the presentation of the design by using Cad, Photoshop, 3D Max.
-- Prepare the Bill of Quantity (B.O.Q) for client of the required modifications.
-- Follow up with site office engineers to arrange the works.
-- Follow up the work with the owner – step by step – sending reports, e-mails supported with some photos for the work progress.
-- All the above mentioned items, I reported to the Director of the Project.


Company Details

Orascom (Hotels & Development) - Egypt

Hurghada, Egypt

More then 1000 employees

Architectural and Design Services, Construction - Residential & Commercial/Office, Engineering Services

N/A

Jul 2008 to Dec 2012 (4 years 5 months)
Site Engineer at SAMSUNG construction

Experience Details

Site Engineer

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Engineering - Other

Experienced (Non-Manager)

-- Construction site Eng. In all finishing
-- Construction site Eng. In special team (stone team)
[I know how to use the sand stone material, marble sunny, granite red Aswan, bush hummer, repair and the different installations]


Company Details

SAMSUNG construction (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

101-500 employees

Construction - Industrial Facilities and Infrastructure, Construction - Residential & Commercial/Office, Engineering Services

N/A

Jan 2008 to Jun 2008 (5 months)
Designer & site engineer at ART SHAH consultant

Experience Details

Designer & site engineer

Creative/Design/Art, Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Engineering - Other

Entry Level

-- We design & implementation the works of famous shops (DAMAS) for jewelry
-- We design & implementation the works of some villas in new Cairo, katamia, 6th October city El- ebour city
-- We design & implementation the works of some flats with high quality.
-- We design many meubles
++ Attend seminar about: the light & interior space


Company Details

ART SHAH consultant

Cairo, Egypt

1-10 employees

Architectural and Design Services, Engineering Services

N/A

Apr 2007 to Dec 2007 (8 months)
Interior Designer at Architecture & interior design office IDEA

Experience Details

Interior Designer

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Engineering - Other

Entry Level

-- We design and implementations the works of many famous shops like (B&D barby, Glitter, Funky fish, B-Boush, Club Aldo)
-- Design and implementation the works of many flats & shops
-- We design and implementation the works of flat for Graters co. for Nile traveling & for Sonesta san George Luxor in Cairo


Company Details

Architecture & interior design office IDEA

Cairo, Egypt

1-10 employees

Architectural and Design Services

N/A

Jan 2006 to Mar 2007 (1 year 1 month)
Interior Designer at JOTUN Company for painting

Experience Details

Interior Designer

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Engineering - Other

Entry Level

-- Making color emulsion with multicolor machine
-- Help people to choose the best color (matching – contrast)
-- Designing flats and paints it with JOTUN paints
-- Introduction in SIKA construction
-- Introduction in COMEX for accessories
-- How to use FUTEC for like image (elements for interior decoration)
++ Attend seminar about: what is paints, the products, colors & paint defects and another one about: selling practices for the crew of the selling centers


Company Details

JOTUN Company for painting (multinational)

fayoum, Egypt

101-500 employees

Chemicals, Engineering Services

N/A

Jun 2005 to Dec 2005 (6 months)
Interior designer (intern) at Free Lancer

Experience Details

Interior designer (intern)

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Engineering - Other

Student

-- Decoration of villa in EL- Shiekh Zayed city,
-- Designing and working of an accountant office in Ahmed oraby st. opera square


Company Details

Free Lancer

Cairo, Egypt

1-10 employees

Architectural and Design Services

N/A

Jul 2004 to Sep 2004 (2 months)
Interior Designer (intern) at START contractor office

Experience Details

Interior Designer (intern)

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Engineering - Other

Student

N/A


Company Details

START contractor office

Cairo, Egypt

1-10 employees

Construction - Residential & Commercial/Office

N/A

Jul 2003 to Sep 2003 (2 months)

Achievements


*Hard working, willing to work for long hours. *Team leader , management and supporting my team *Organized, sociable, cooperative, responsible. *Working in a tense work load environment *Have the ability and desire to improve my skills and knowledge *Have the ability to learn new programs in short time. *Work active in team work *Like to search on the internet, engineering sites, libraries, I have a very good library In (AutoCAD, Photoshop, 3d max) designs. *I like know what the newest materials & how it works in my designs

Education

Interior Architect in Interior Design

Education Details

Interior Architect

Interior Design, Finishing Works, Site Management

Helwan University, Egypt

C / Good / 65 - 75%

N/A

N/A

Helwan University
2000 - 2005
High School - Thanaweya Amma

High School Details

Thanaweya Amma

Gamal Abd El Nasser

Egypt

2000

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

Gamal Abd El Nasser
2000

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

Auto CAD 2D

Jul 2003

St. Mary Church Fagala

N/A

Training/Course Details

Auto CAD 3D

Jul 2004

St. Mary Church , fagala

N/A

Training/Course Details

Auto CAD 14 & 2000

Aug 2002

Engineers Syndicate Fayoum

N/A

Training/Course Details

3D MAX

Jul 2004

KIAT - training center

N/A

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Profile Skills and Keywords

3D MAX3ds MaxAdobe PhotoshopArabicArchitectural And Design ServicesAuto CAD 14 & 2000Auto CAD 2DAuto CAD 3DAutodesk REVIT ArchitectBuilding ConstructionCateringChemicalsConstruction - Industrial Facilities And InfrastructureConstruction - Residential & CommercialCreativeDesignDesigner & Site EngineerDrawingEngineering ServicesEnglishFinishing WorksFood ServicesFree Hand SketchesInterior DesignInterior DesignerJOTUN Company For PaintingLeaderListening To MusicManagementMicrosoft Office 2003NaturalNegotiatorOfficeProject EngineerProperty ManagementReal EstateRestaurantsSAMSUNG ConstructionSITCO (Group Of Companies)Senior Architect / Interior CoordinatorSenior Technical Office EngineerSite EngineerSite ManagementSkilled TradesSportSupportiveSwimmingTeam PlayerTravelingWalking

Self-assesed Skills

Languages

English

English

: Advanced

: Fluent

: Advanced

: Fluent

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

Tools and Technologies

Auto CAD 2D

Auto CAD 2D

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Microsoft Office 2003

Microsoft Office 2003

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Auto CAD 3D

Auto CAD 3D

: Advanced

: High

:

More than 7 years

3ds Max

3ds Max

: Intermediate

: Medium

:

3-5 years

Autodesk REVIT Architect

Autodesk REVIT Architect

: Little knowledge

: Little

:

Less than 1 year

Fields of Expertise

Interior Design

Interior Design

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Site Management

Site Management

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Free Hand Sketches

Free Hand Sketches

: Advanced

: High

:

5-7 years

Key Skills

Leader, Negotiator, Creative, Team Player, Supportive

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