Site Engineer/Construction Manager

Last Updated: 19th July 2019 (over 3 years ago)

Johannesburg, South Africa


Phone Number


Age Range
25 to 34

Qualification Level
Other Post Graduate



Results-driven, quality-focused Construction project manager with extensive experience in multi-million dollar operations within construction projects including buildings, concrete, earthworks, piping and demolition.Experience includes heavy civil building projects, mechanical piping construction and property management. Demonstrated strengths in maintaining the highest quality and standard of work and productivity, while adhering to tight schedules and budgets. Creative thinker and problem solver, able to make sound decisions and multitask to meet competing deadlines. Acknowledged for consistently delivering solid leadership, raising staff motivation and increasing quality through close monitoring and evaluation of workmanship.
Construction Management - Schedule and coordinate design and construction processes, including oversight of specialty trade contractors, such as carpentry, plumbing, and electrical.
Client Relationship Management & Consultation – Work with key stakeholders, project managers and architects and served as a SME providing cost and project time line estimation consultation.


SACPCMP South African Council for Project and Construction Management Professions )
Candidate Construction Project manager

   Jan 2013
— Current

Professional Memberships and Associations

SACPCMP - South African Council for Project and Construction Management
(Candidate Construction Project manager)

University of the Witwatersrand , South Africa
Bsc in Construction Management, Honors

   Jan 2006
— Nov 2010

Units Covered: Construction planning and design, Industrial, Organizational
Management, Civil Engineering theory, Building Science, Theory and practice of
Quantity surveying, Mining Surveying, Economics, Commercial law, Commercial
Procedures, Business Accounting, Estimating and Analysis of prices, Introduction to
Construction Management.


SAIYL (pty) ltd
Construction Manager

   Aug 2018
— Jan 2019

Managing the construction delivery.
Preparing reports, reviewing programme and progress.
Planning of construction activities along with monitoring and coordinating completion of
construction activities.
Manage scheduling of labour, material and equipment.
Support of construction teams in all aspects of construction delivery.
Reviewing of mechanical , structural and piping construction and quality data packages.
Managing, Modelling and leading the health and safety standards and procedures.

Aveng Grinaker LTA
Site Engineer

   May 2014
— Current

Contract position in the Infrastructure (building , Civil and construction) sector. Seconded to: Medupi Power Station Joint venture (MPS JV) the main civil contractor at Eskom Medupi power station in Lephalale Limpopo.Managed the building works portion on two Units and Lead a team of 4 foremen , 30+ workers and managed the works of 15+ subcontractors.

Duties include:
Management and supervision of construction work .
Planning, determining and monitoring of construction activities.
Co-ordination and Management of subcontractor activities
Manage scheduling of labour, material and equipment to ensure optimal productivity and cost efficiency.
Ensuring adherence to quality checks and procedures.
Reviewing drawings and addressing technical queries.
Completing quality checklists and identifying snag/punch items to be rectified.
Oversaw implementation and adherence to operational and work environment health and safety policies and procedures, consistently monitoring sites to assess additional potential risks and proactively implement risk reduction strategies.
Reviewing and monitoring building schedules and priorities to ensure projects progression at expected pace.
Liaison with the client to ascertain requirements and ensure constructions meets expectations.

Group Five
Site Engineer

   Jun 2013
— Jan 2014

Permanent junior level position in the infrastructure (Civil , Mechanical and Constrction) sector.Seconded to the Kinsanda DRC an open cast mine project.

Duties included:
Ensured mechanical installations and construction met specifications .
Managing inspection of materials and quality of work.
Reviewing technical drawings and identifying issues, and present reports and recommendations to senior project managers.
Compiling mechanical , structural and piping data packages.
Completing audit/surveillance reports for completed construction.
Ensuring mechanical equipment check sheets have been signed off

Construction Engineering Specilaist

   Jan 2012
— Jun 2013

Permanent junior level position in the infrastructure (mechanical & Construction) sector.Seconded to Sasol synfuels in Secunda Mpumalanga on the Methane rich pipeline construction project .

Duties Included:
Monitored work quality and scheduling to ensure project completion within agreed time frames.
Develop Construction test and quality packages.
Perform technical administration of contracts.
Perform on-site management , supervision and coordination.
Review and compare discipline drawings for inconsistencies.
Determine manpower levels to meet schedule requirements.
Manage and control schedule and cost for work packages or projects.

JHI properties
Project Management Internship

   Jan 2011
— Dec 2011

Entry level position in the property management sector. One year internship of administrative and technical assistance of facilities management and refurbishment of buildings in and around Gauteng South Africa.

Duties included:
Planning and scheduling maintenance of buildings
Administration of renovation works.
Operations and facilities management of several buildings.
Contracts and lease administration.
Technical building condition assessments.

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