Armando Garcia deLeon
Professional, highly qualified ELV/FAS Engineer with excellent organization and team
working skills. Work experience related to large-scale projects within gulf countries preferably in the engineering, consulting and construction industry.
Experience in Design, Review, Estimation, Installation, Commissioning, Site Supervision
and Maintenance of ELV/FAS such as Fire Alarm system, Fire Suppression system, Gas Detection system, Public Address and Voice Evacuation system, Access Control system, Physical Security system, CCTV system, CATV system, MATV system, Audio/Visual system, Automation system, Building Management (BMS) system, Emergency Lighting
system, Central Battery system, Voice and Data Communication system and Cable
Structured in different industries.
Knowledge of other electrical & electronic systems as applicable to modern buildings and
systems integration along with Revit MEP, AutoCAD and Microsoft Office applications.
Design and development of electronic, electrical and communication products, system, services and processes.
Work & Experience
Coordination with consultants and main contractors and involve in design / review / implementation of all ELV functions and discipline required for the project. Conducting reviews of design and installations of ELV related systems are in compliance with drawings, required specifications and standards. Responsible for the site work detail design, implementation and documentation in order to achieve the project target completion date. Responsible for the site work implementation and documentation in order to achieve the project target completion date. Carrying out design reviews at appropriate intervals during the design process. Carrying out detailed design coordination with other disciplines. Responding to site RFIs, conducting reviews of specialist suppliers or contractor prepared designs, and attending site meetings to resolve construction issues. Responsible for the design works and documentation in order to achieve the project target completion date. Attending design and client meetings regularly and liaising with others for details of works and coordination of requirements among various parties. In depth knowledge of local electrical ELV regulations and standards, international design standards and codes of practice.
Serve as an expert technical authority on Fire Alarm System engineering design issues. Handle responsibilities of providing expert advice and perform highly advanced complex reviews of plans and specifications for Fire Alarm System analysis. Responsible for ensuring that all new construction, renovation and improvements meet the provisions of Fire Alarm System code. Play the role of a technical consultant in implementing Fire Alarm System methods and ensure that the Fire Alarm System concepts and practice are incorporated into the design, construction and renovation of buildings. Handle the tasks of evaluating existing standard codes and guidelines to ensure compliance with standard code. Execute responsibilities of standard code interpretation and application, fire and life safety code analysis, NFPA, BS, Qatar Civil Defense and MOI.
Handle responsibilities of technical design of the modern principles and techniques of Extra Low Voltage system and Fire Protection system design works. Knowledgeable in application of electrical, fire and building codes, practices, and policies. Comprehensive knowledge of the principles of Extra Low Voltage system and Fire Protection system engineering. Excellent designing skills and has the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships. Able to do design, calculation and drafting drawings for any system design as per the applicable codes and standards based on the NFPA, BS and AHJ. Responsible for developing conceptual design and preliminaries for the clients and AHJ requirements and specifications either DEWA, ADWEA, FEWA, TRANSCO & UAE Civil Defense.
Handle responsibilities of technical design and estimating the costs of production as well as defining the profitability objectives. Responsible for preparing, presenting and explaining the design and cost estimations to sales managers. Perform the tasks of retrieving purchasing and logistics input data and integrate the data into the cost estimation program. Gather information's on assumptions for all production processes from the manufacturing engineering department. Responsible for updating cost estimation results to the project controller to assure integration of the results into the Business Plan. Perform the tasks of preparing compliance statement for the project specification. Able to do design, calculation and drafting drawings for any system design as per the applicable codes and standards based on the NFPA and BS. Responsible for developing conceptual design and preliminaries for the clients and AHJ requirements and specifications either KAHRAMAA, QP & Qatar Civil Defense.
Duties and Responsibilities: Served on internal and external project team in the areas of concept drawing, schedule adherence, project budget management and activities coordination. Provided supervision and training for drafts persons. Troubleshoot project line and field problems for electrical and mechanical systems. Inspection and Surveillance of prospective site according to standards requirements. Coordination and Estimation of requirements and materials for prospective client or projects for all Low Voltage. Implementation of projects for installation of all Low Voltage System. Supervision and Coordination of all on-going projects for Installation and Preventive Maintenance.