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CV, Construction Manager seeking work in Middle East

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Serial No: 10067

List top 5 skills: construction management, highway geometric design, pavement design, teaching/lecturing
Short Bio:

I am strong willed an posses the determination to always complete what I start. My experience spans from 1990 to 2013. Through which period I have worked in the design office of a reputable engineering consultancy firm supervising the development of tender drawings. I have managed the installation of 23 700 Acrow panel series Bailey Bridges of various spans and performed cantilever launch calculations. I lectured within a teriary institution at HND level and completed postgrad research in ENG.

Current location: 

Wales, United Kingdom - View on map

Nationality: 

Ghanaian

Preferred Sector of Employment: 

, education and training

Spoken languages: 

english

Locations I am interested in working:

Anywhere



Experience

Location:

Ghana

Company/Industry:

1) Messrs Twom Boafo & Partners (Consultancy)

2) Thos Storey (Gh) Limited (Construction)

3) Takoradi Polytechnic (Tertiary Education & Training)

Job/Role:

1) Assistant Engineer

2) Site Manager

3) Lecturer/Head of Civil Engineering Dept.

November 1991- October 2003

1)Assistant Engineer, Design Office (Full-time employment)

Duties included:

(i) Field work on road pavement inventory surveys for over 30 roads in four regions of Ghana under the TRP2 Programme Sponsored by the World Bank.

(ii) Highway Geometric Design calculations for the development of tender drawings using MROAD and LISCAD Software packages.

(iii) Occasional visits to portions of roads being designed to reconcile geometric alignment design decisions made in the office with actual road section topography.

(iv) Reinforced Concrete Design

2)Site Manager (Full-time service contract)

Supervised work for the installation of 23 No. 700 Acrow Panel Series Bailey Bridges for the implementation of Cocoa Roads Rehabilitation Project for the Feeder Roads Department of the Ghana Highways Authority. The project formed part of a World Bank Sponsored TRP 2 Programme. Duties involved the following:

(a) Mobilisation of work force, bridge components, equipments and logistics to various bridge sites for installation.

(b) Coordination of work schedules to assure smooth transition from one bridge site to the other.

(c) Computations and the execution of cantilever launching of the bridges across river channels.

(d) Assisted a chartered quantity surveyor in periodic measurements of executed work for interim valuation payment certificates.

3)Lecturer/ Head of Department (Full-time employment)

Duties included:

(a) Lecturing and examining in (i) construction management studies, (ii) structural analysis and design, (iii) added responsibilities in connection with membership of the sports and development committees of the academic board of the polytechnic and membership as a hall counsellor.

(b) Duties related to being Section Head of Civil Engineering Department.

(c ) Duties related to membership of the Academic Board of the polytechnic.

(d) Privately contracted to train technicians of the Ghana Railway Cooperation, Takoradi District, on setting out of horizontal alignment and production of tender drawings.

(e) Worked with Vision Construction Ltd. Berekum, Ghana, as their Project Engineer (on short term contract-Part time basis). Duties included: (i) Pre-contract studies, (ii) tendering,(iii) supervision of lorry park rehabilitation project and the construction of 4No. Aqua privy toilets, (iv) resource control, (v) scheduling and monitoring to ensure compliance to all statutory obligations related to the project.

(f) Worked with Municipal Development Collaborative (Consultants) in Ghana, as their Site Engineer (on short term contract-Part time basis).The project entailed the implementation of two link-roads scheme within a Muslim community; construction of an access made up of a 3m × 3m reinforced concrete twin box culvert. Duties included:

(i) Coordinating between the client’s representative and the contractor to facilitate smooth running of the project,

(ii) inspecting and approving reinforcement arrangement during construction,

(iii) organising monthly management meetings to assess progress and reporting to Head Office.

Education

1) Master of Philosophy (Engineering)

2) Masters Technical Education

3) BSc (Hon) Civil Engineering

Location:

1) University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK.

2) Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana.

3) Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana.

Completion Date:

1) July 2013

2) March 2003

3) November 1990

Grade:

1) Pass

2) Pass

3) Second Class

Specialties

Reinforced Concrete Design, Pavement Design, Contract Management, Highway Geometric Design, and College Teaching/Lecturing.

Skills

Supervisory, Teaching, Laboratory Tests, Technical Writing, Design, MS Word, MS

Excel skills. Level: Expert; Experience: More than 10 years; Last Used: One year or less

Languages

English, Level: Expert