Major Capital Projects - Project Manager, Construction Manager, Senior Planner


Last Updated: 24th July 2019 (over 3 years ago)

Address
South Africa

E-mail
Locked

Phone Number
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Gender
Male

Age Range
35 to 44

Qualification Level
Other Post Graduate

Languages
Afrikaan, English, Kazakhstan

Summary

Accountable to: Head of Execution ERG Project Team

 Duties include the normal planning duties i.e. develop accurate and realistic project schedules, Identify critical path and secondary parallel, near critical paths. Provide integrated engineering, procurement and construction schedules. Facilitate integration between the project schedule and cost control system to promote accurate earned value reporting and cash flow forecast. Provide effective management reporting and facilitate proactive decision making by the project team.
 Resource estimates men material & equipment.
 Specifications, memo’s, letters, scope of works, tenders,
 Supervise Manage and coach sub ordinates to meet company/client expectations & objectives.
 Develop work packages and work breakdown structures
 Develop POP (procurement operating plan)
 Identify opportunities to increase efficiency or to beat schedule time.
 Undertake ad-hoc assignments project rescue and recovery plans
 Delegated where appropriate to develop team member’s contribution and improve productivity of department.
 Presentations
 Costing & Cross referencing to correct control accounts
 Updating of cost control system and general cost control functions.
 Schedule & Primavera integration
 Sub Ordinates – 6 Planners
 Provide effective management reporting and facilitate proactive decision making within the project team.
2016 to 2018 Project Manager Gold Fields South Deep
Accountable to: EXCO members

Responsible for: All underground mining projects on South Deep Mine (South & Twins Shaft).

Duties:
 Human resource objectives by recruiting, selecting, orienting, training, assigning, scheduling, coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees;
 Communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, appraising, and reviewing job contributions;
 Planning and reviewing compensation actions; enforcing policies and procedures;
 Financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing annual budget; scheduling expenditures analysing variances; initiating corrective actions;
 Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks;
 Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments;
 Facilitate definition of project missions, goals and tasks;
 Determine resource requirements;
 Resolve and assist in the resolution of conflicts within and between projects or functional areas;
 Developing methods to monitor project and area progress;
 Facilitate the definitions of service levels and customer requirements;
 Interact regularly with EXCO team;
 Develop plans for delivery;
 Work cross-functionally to solve problems and implement changes;
 Implement defined project management methodologies and controls;
 Present oral and written reports;
 Project reviews and goals, accomplishments;
 Provide mentoring, coaching and direction setting to team members;
 Implement measures for project team/staff training and development.
2016 to 2018 Construction Manager at Fox Projects for Modikwa Platinum Mine
Accountable to: Project Manager & Mine Manager
Responsible for: Execution of South 2 Shaft Underground and Surface work packages
Duties:
 Oversee and direct construction project from conception to completion;
 Review the project in-depth to schedule deliverables and estimate costs;
 Oversee all constructions to monitor compliance with building and safety regulations;
 Coordinate and direct construction workers and subcontractors;
 Select tools, materials and equipment and track inventory;
 Meet contractual conditions of performance;
 Review the work progress on daily basis;
 Prepare internal and external reports pertaining to job status;
 Plan to prevent problems and resolve any emerging ones;
 Negotiate terms of agreements, draft contracts and obtain permits and licences;
 Analyse, manage and mitigate risks;
 Ensure quality construction standards and the use of proper construction techniques.
2012 to 2016 – Senior Planner at Fox Projects for Modikwa Platinum Mine
Duties:
 Normal planning duties i.e. develop accurate and realistic project schedules;
 Identify critical path and secondary parallel, near critical paths;
 Provide integrated engineering, procurement and construction schedules;
 Facilitate integration between the project schedule and cost control system to provide accurate earned value reporting and cash flow forecast;
 Provide effective management reporting and facilitate proactive decision making within the project team.

Current and Past Projects with Fox Projects
 Modikwa Mine North Shaft (Execution project - ZAR 420mil)
 Modikwa South Shaft (Execution project – ZAR 885mil)
 Mopani Copper – (Project Controls)

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