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Project Manager Construction

Location:
Pretoria, GP, South Africa
Salary:
R600,000.00/Annum
Posted:
November 30, 2017

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SOLOMON OPALEYE

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Full Name: Oladele Solomon Opaleye

Date of Birth: 08 July 1968

Country of Birth: Nigeria

Marital status: Single

Dependents: Two

Nationality: Nigerian

ID No: 6807086069186

Gender Male

State of Health: Excellent

Citizenship Status: Permanent Resident

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

May. 2015 – Dec. 2017 Nelson Mandela University Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

Qualification PhD. (Construction Management)

Jan. 2011 – Dec. 2013 Tshwane University of Technology Pretoria, South Africa.

Qualification Master of Technology (M.Tech) Degree

Construction Management

Sept. 1998 – Nov. 1999 University of Calabar Calabar, Nigeria.

Qualification Postgraduate Diploma (Management)

Sept. 1987 – July 1992 Ogun State Polytechnic Abeokuta, Nigeria.

Qualification Higher National Diploma (HND)

Architecture

OTHER CERTIFICATE

SAQA NQF LEVEL 7, 2010

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP

CIOB (Membership No. 1518277)

Incorporate member since 2014 (ICIOB)

Association for Project Management South Africa (APMSA – Member)

The South African Council for Project and Construction Management Professions (SACPCMP) Professional Member (Pr.CPM) Web ID: 23044184.

IT SKILLS

AUTOCAD Advanced 2015

MS Office Advanced 2010

MS Project Advanced 2012

ACHIEVEMENT (PUBLICATIONS)

OPALEYE O S (2013) ‘’IDENTIFYING LABOUR RISKS ON BUILDING SITES IN GAUTENG’’ Int. J. Built Environment and Asset Management, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp.165–180.

OPALEYE, O.S. and TALUKHABA, A.A. (2014) Evaluating Causes of Workers Fatality on Construction Sites in the City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality In: Laryea, S. and Ibem, E. (Eds) Proceedings 8th Construction Industry Development Board (cidb) Postgraduate Conference, 10-11 February 2014, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, 281-292.

OPALEYE, O., SMALLWOOD J, and SHAKANTU, W. (2015) EVALUATING CAUSES OF WORKERS’ ACCIDENT ON SMALL SCALE CONSTRUCTION SITES IN PRETORIA In: Proceedings 4th Construction management Conference, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 22-31.

SAMUEL, S. V., TALUKHABA, A.A., and OPALEYE, O.S. (2016) IDENTIFYING HAZARDS FACING WORKERS IN CEMENT FACTORY IN PRETORIA In: Proceedings 9th Construction Industry Development Board (cidb) Postgraduate Conference, February 2-4, 2016, University of Cape Town Cape Town, South Africa, 367-375.

ALEWI, M. F., TALUKHABA, A.A., and OPALEYE, O.S. (2016) WOMEN HEALTH AND SAFETY IN CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY In: Proceedings 9th Construction Industry Development Board (cidb) Postgraduate Conference, February 2-4, 2016, University of Cape Town Cape Town, South Africa, 386-398.

BALOGUN, A., TALUKHABA, A.A., and OPALEYE, O.S. (2016) EFFECTIVENESS OF ELECTRONIC TENDERING FOR CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS In: Proceedings 9th Construction Industry Development Board (cidb) Postgraduate Conference, February 2-4, 2016, University of Cape Town Cape Town, South Africa, 426-435.

BALOGUN, A., TALUKHABA, A.A., and OPALEYE, O.S. (2016) FACTORS AFFECTING THE WIDE USE OF ELECTRONIC TENDERING FOR THE PROCUREMENT OF CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN SOUTH AFRICA In: Proceedings of the international conference on infrastructure development in Africa, July 10-12, 2016 University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg South Africa, 193-205.

OPALEYE, O.S., TALUKHABA, A.A. and PROF. JOHN SMALLWOOD (2016) IDENTIFYING WORKERS` HEALTH AND SAFETY AS CAUSES OF CONSTRUCTION PROJECT DELAYS IN THE NIGERIAN OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY In: Proceedings of the 17th International Biennial Conference on the Oil and Gas Industry in Nigeria, 218-227.

OTHER AREA OF SPECIALISATION

Computer Aided Draughting

Project Management

Facilities Management

Architectural Design

Property Management

Construction & detailing

Aluminium insulated panels

Aluminium roofing sheets, windows and doors

Good understanding of the N.B.R

Excellent Communication Skills

Time Management

WORK EXPERIENCE

July 2014 to Nov.2016

Tshwane University of Technology

(South Africa) Part time Lecturer (Contract)

Lecturing B Tech Students in Construction Management IV and Building Entrepreneurship IV.

(Department of Building Sciences, Faculty of Engineering

and the Built Environment)

Reason for wanting to leave:

Contract expired

May 2010 to Dec. 2014

Genial Shelter Architects

(South Africa) Project Manager/SAT

Monitoring of works that are carried out on site in adherence to the OSH Act and that of Health and Safety requirement.

Responsible for the management of the of the Project team.

Enforcing construction regulations to all contractors

Chairing of weekly Construction Programme and Site meetings.

Monitoring project progress in line with contract programme.

Conduct inspections, monthly audit and compile reports

Issuing weekly reports to the client.

Regular budget review.

Total Building Projects valued R 150 million are being handled by me.

I do report to the managing director.

Reason for wanting to leave:

Contract employment – looking for Permanent position

2001 to 2009

De- Achi Konsult Ltd.

(Nigeria) Project Manager/ Architect

Design and handling of building projects from initiation to completion

Attending Tender briefing meetings

Preparation of work schedules

Sub-Contractor management

Contractor Management and project progress tracking

Skillful Application of Construction Standards, procurement, maintenance and tender procedures

Ensure that all health and safety requirements are met.

Total of sixteen Building Projects valued R 587million are handled by me.

I do report to the managing director.

Reason for wanting to leave: Personal career growth and development.

1996 to 2001

G. Cappa Construction Ltd.

(Nigeria) Assistant Project Manager/Architect

Site supervision and management of building works

Work schedule preparation

Quality plan preparation

Monitoring Sub Contractors

Ensuring OSH Act compliance

Site meetings co-ordination

Total of six Building Projects valued R 547million are handled by me.

I do report to the project manager

Reason for wanting to leave: Personal career growth and development.

1993 to 1995

First Aluminium Products Ltd.

(Nigeria)

Technical Sales Manager

Taking physical site measurements of:

Truss members

Window and door openings

Skylights

Curtain walls etc.

Preparing quotes for clients

Preparation of product specifications

Preparation of national sales reports

Total Building Projects valued R120 million are handled by me.

I do report to the regional sales manager

Reason for wanting to leave: In pursuance of Construction Career

1992 to 1993

Sidiq Engineering Services Ltd

(Nigeria) Site Architect

Site supervision of a Building Construction project

Reporting daily activities to Project Manager

Handling 0f Technical and Construction drawings

I do report to the project manager

Reason for wanting to leave: Completion of mandatory service to the nation

CAREER OBJECTIVE

With my strong organizational, communication and analytic abilities I would ideally see myself in a position where I can interact with people, organize and follow-thorough tasks to perfection and having the satisfaction and recognition of a job well done. It is imperative for me to give a professional service, to have a challenging career and be proud of being part of a successful team and company.

LANGUAGES

Yoruba Native

English Fluent

REFERENCES

Prof. Alfred A Talukhaba Tshwane University of Technology

HOD (Department of Building Sciences)

E-mail: ac3jnr@r.postjobfree.com

Tel: +2712 382 5241/2/3

Prof. W Kehinde Kupolati Tshwane University of Technology

Associate Professor

Department of Civil Engineering

E-mail: ac3jnr@r.postjobfree.com

Cell: +27123825227/ +27733106085

Prof. Adewale Aregbeshola University of South Africa

Research Professor

Department of Business Management

E-mail: ac3jnr@r.postjobfree.com

Tel: +27124298505, Cell: +27826045162



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