I have over 40 years construction experience, completed projects valued over $180m, all in time and budget, Have the ability to drive program and achieve results. My extensive earthworks and concrete knowledge coupled with in the field experience make me an asset. Read and interpret all related drawings, handle all site progress meetings and reporting.
Civil Supervisor, Construction Supervisor, Building Foreman, Concrete Foreman, General Foreman
Extensive earth works, concrete and building experience.
Completed contracts valued over $180m in Eritrea, Zambia, Kenya.
Control all on site batching, bar-bending.
Handle all soil and concrete testing.
Handle all site progress meetings and reporting,
Extensive Health and Safety knowledge.
Control large contractor work forces.
Get the job done in time and within budget
From November 2011
Duration Nov 2011- Present
Position: Civil supervisor.
Job Desription: Supervision of all civil works, including all earth works,
Concrete works, from set out to handover in the construction of a new crusher plant, inclusive all plinths and culverts for entire conveyor line.
The Icon Group-Tenke Fungureme Mine-Congo
April 2011 - June 2011
Job Description: Setting out of buildings
Casting of Base and Foundations
Supervising of building erection
Controlling of Staff including shutterhands, mason and carpenters
Working out of all materials and ordering
Reason for leaving: Discontinued Contract as my youngest son passed away
April 2009 - September 2010
Job Description: Supervising the Building of a Plant
Supervising of large concrete works
Settings out from Drawings and specs
Supervising and training a team for concrete and Shutterhand
Areas of Expertise: Supervising and the training of a team on the concrete and
Shutterhand carpententry. (Unskilled labourers)
Reason for leaving: contract completed
Mason Craft Construction
November 2008 - January 2009
Job Description: Supervising of the Building Plant
Supervising od large concrete works - 1 Concrete pour of 936m3 A
3-Day non-stop pour
Setting out from Drawings and Specs
Supervising a team of shutterhand carpenters
Areas of Expertise: Supervising and leading of concrete works
Reason for leaving: Was forced to look for alternative employment due to the problems
With the company experiencing on the mines. Company liquidated.
E.C.M.P De Beers Mines
May 2007 - March 2008
Job Description: Setting out excavations of pump houses, culverts and plinths on
Slime dam and return water pipe lines
Controlling all staff including shutterhands and labour workers(30)
Working out volumes of concrete pouring
Installing and controlling all steel fixings
Attending all site meetings
Liaising with Engineers and Mine Management
Areas of Expertise: Staff Supervision
Reason for leaving: Contract position
Company: H C Projects
Genral senior foreman
Occupational Health Safety Act of South Africa
From May 2006
2. Successfully completed and served the period of learnership prescribed by the Council for trainees in the trade of Carpentry, and qualified as an artisan on the 26th November 1976.
October 2005 - April 2007
Duration: October 2005 to April 2007
Job Description: Demolishing entire internal office structure and ceilings
Responsible for the complete refurbishment of new offices for Pfizer
South Africa building in Sandton (R95 million)
Supervising and controlling of all sub-contractors
Liaising with Engineers, Architects and clients regardings building
Adhering to strict program and timetable
In charge of all health and safety aspects on site
Areas of Expertise: Sub-contract Management
Reason for leaving: Accepted a position at E.C.M.P
Job Description: Timber constructions on domestic properties
Pergolas, carports and thatching
Areas of Expertise: Management of business and staff
Reason for leaving: Seeking more stability
L & H Construction
Job Description: Construction and Finishing
Erecting houses (from setting out to handover)
Controlling of all sub-contractors
Areas of Expertise: Site Supervision
Reason for leaving: Started own company
Foreman contracted to Mines
H Weisse and Company
Job Description: Constructing workshops, offices and warehouses
President Steyn Mines (erection of Hostels)
Areas of Expertise: Surface work
Reason for leaving: Contract completed
H Green & Williams
Job Description: Setting out excavation
Establishing all ground levels
All foundation concrete work including setting out
Holding down bolts for steel fabrication
Setting out all brick-work (internal and external)
In charge of all sub-contractors
Areas of Expertise: Concrete work
Reason for leaving: Better career prospects offered
Job Description: Construction and Finishing work
Areas of Expertise: Carpentry
Reason for leaving: Better career prospects
Lumwana Mine Zambia
Construction of new Crusher plant, overland conveyor system, all culverts and overpasses, all mine related buildings and return water pipe lines, managed all earth work and construction contractors, managed all site progress meetings
Completed project in Kenya, oil-sands Titanium Plant. Managed all civil and construction contractors in all completed earthworks and construction to handover to client. Project completed in time and budget.
Bisha Mine, Eritrea
Construction of Gold Plant,
From bush clearing, importing of all soils for final platform establishment.
Excavation for all concrete works, inclusive- 2x mills, crusher plant, stock pile tunnel, culverts overpasses, Bases for C.I.L tanks, water and sewer treatment plants, all plinths for conveyors, foundations for all mine related drawings , fuel facility.
All concrete works, +900cm pours..
Pre and post pour inspections.
Issue of all N.C.R's etc
All snagging and handover to client.
Read and interpret all relative drawings.
Handle all site progress meetings.