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Manager Project

Pretoria, GP, South Africa
January 04, 2018

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Persons Name : Katlego Sekgobela

Nationality : South African

Language capabilities : English and Sepedi

Contact number : 082-***-****

Alternative : 073-***-****

E-Mail :

Residential Address : 37 Rose Stone Complex, Ridge close, Monavoni, Centurion 0157 Drivers License : Code 10 (c1)


Senior Certificate

Prince2 Certificate Foundation (Project Management) COMPUTER LITERACY

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft Outlook

Microsoft Visio

Ms Projects





Subjects : Northern Sotho

: English

: Afrikaans

: Accounting

: Economics

: Business Management

NAME OF SCHOOL : Tshwane University of Technology

COURSE : ND: Commercial Practice

YEAR PASSED : Incomplete

Subjects : Business management

: Computer practice (theory and practical)

: Communications

: Economics

: Financial Accounting

: Office Administration



Dapen ICT Solutions Technician Jan 2007 to June 2009 Neotel (PTY) LTD Consultant (Project Manager) July 2009 to March 2016 Huawei Technologies FTTH Site supervisor March 2016 to May 2016 Vodacom SA Planner (Transmission/Core) June 2016 to May 2017 Ericsson SA Planner (FTTS MTN project) June 2017 to Date Ericsson SA

FTTS Planner June 2016 to Date

Route Surveys:

• To conduct physical survey of fibre route, choosing the best possible route.

• Determine actual route distances, distance of road crossings, determine and confirm spare capacity of existing pipes on all bridge crossings on route, accurately measuring and recording the various reinstatements in the fibre route where excavation shall take place and providing GPS coordinates.

• Determine manhole/handhole locations as well as potential strategic breakout points.

• Determine difficulty aspects (rock, services etc.)

• Produce Survey document with all route survey information that was collected. Detail Drawings:

• Compiling topographical plans and schematic plans according to required specs.

• Drawing of detailed topographical and schematic plans indicating fibre route layout on visio.

• Drawing of detailed floor plans of termination point and customer premises route layout.

• Compiling and printing of detail design executable plans and documents to hand out to site supervisors and contactors.

• Plan and design splice plan as per Low Level Design

• Logging cut-in ref on Remedy to link up the new sites

• Good knowledge on U2000, Remedy and Site handler BOQ compilation

• Based on information from Route Survey:

• Compile full BOQ (Services and Materials)

Vodacom SA

Plan and Design (Transmission Core) June 2016 to May 2017

• Plan and design new routes on metro fiber network and National Long Distance (NLD)

• Compiling monthly report on additional links to the network

• Arranging and attending site surveys

• Contractor management on building new sites

• Reconciling old fiber record with the new fiber record

• Capturing fiber links on Google Earth and TX Man (programs)

• Capturing all data records on G drive for future reference

• Assisting Vodacom senior planners with fiber records and site meetings

• Arranging site access and keys

• Preparing site survey document after the estimated planning

• Coordinate project updated meeting with sub-contractors HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES

FTTH site supervisor (PM) March 2016 to May 2016

• Contractor management, ensuring that they stick to the timelines

• Issue instruction to contractor as per Vodacom specifications

• Attend physical site visits to ensure quality and Health and safety is adhered

• Compile daily report

• Assisting contractor with a site diagram/planning document

• Providing project status to the client

• Receiving material on site and Manage equipment collection and delivery by subcontractor

• Verifying Bill of Quantity

• Liaising with Homeowner Association (HOA) on variations from the planning document

• Liaising with ILO on site

• Attending kick off meetings

• Reading site plans and assisting contractors where necessary

• Managing snag clearance on site

Neotel (PTY) LTD

Junior Project Management (Promotion) Jan 2013 to Feb 2016

• Compile starter pack (WI, ROW, CSRS, OSP)

• identify areas of poor network quality

• Contractor management

• Issue instruction to contractor to a better network solution

• Attend physical site visits to ensure quality and Health and safety is adhered

• Responsible for Planning of 2G/3G /Macro/Mini/Repeaters

• Complete QA site visits to ensure all the snacks are resolved

• Verify BOM and BOS to reconcile the As-build and As-planned

• Complete finance closure (record changes and value)

• Approve Projects on GE Small world, Asana and Opics – system

• Approve As-Build documentation by signing off on site and on the systems

• Preparing site survey document after the estimated planning

• Liaising with customer and Key account manager to ensure good quality of network as per specification

• Providing customers with network quality and set up mobile data devices

• Assisting with network performance by liaising with the Noc

• Assisting with network growth by comparing the records from the systems

• Monitoring the traffic and implementing the equipment to better the network (Optimization) Project Support (Promotion) Feb 2012 to Jan 2013

• Arranging site access to the Pop for Technicians

• Arranging splicing REFs for contractors to do splicing in the manholes

• Ordering equipment for IP and SDH services

• Managing the stock level

• Coordinate projects and assisting contractors on site

• Screening of incoming mails and respond when appropriate

• Assisting Project Managers with way leaves

• Compiling report on success of projects weekly

• Logistic management

• Creating Material Reservation and Purchase Requisition using SAP system Feasibility Consultant July 2009 to Feb 2012

Outside Plant (OSP) and Microwave feasibility study and Planning for service delivery using the OPICS system, Participate in development of the Radio Frequency and OSP network design. 1. Outside plant Feasibility determination (Fiber) - Checking if it is possible to give a certain customer services offered by Neotel

• Plotting provided customer coordinates to validate the given address on Google earth

• Measuring the trenching distance from the customer’s premises to the nearest access fiber

• Determining risks and Dependencies

• Determining Timeline to deliver the requested service

• Cost Determination to the Company

• Determination of Closest POP/Exchange to connect the customer 2. Radio Planning and Optimization

• Checking the line of sight between the customer and the base station

• Determining Timeline to deliver the requested service

• Line of sight= Customer will be connected

• No line of sight=not possible to connect the customer

• Checking both Point to Point and Point to Multipoint, using Pathloss 4.0 Equipment

• Feedback problem areas to senior planners regarding Radio coverage and Fiber network Dapen ICT Solutions

Technician Feb 2007 to June 2009

• Implementation of RF installations

• Ensure a high quality of workmanship and interface with QA for related periodic quality inspections

• Management and control of RF materials delivered on site

• Ensure complete handover, with the emphasis on the documentation process

• Site survey and prepare bill of material

• Administrative duties, including timesheet submission, project feedback and invoicing

• Installations and Commissioning of DSLAM into Telkom network

• Installation of the Tellabs equipment (6350 switch node)

• Fiber termination on SDH, PDH, NGN and Metro Ethernet (Transmission Systems) REFERENCES

MR Keith Naidu Mr. Andre van der Schyf Mr. Thabang Malapane Line Manager – Implementations Line Manager – Feasibility Director Neotel Neotel Dapen ICT solutions

011-***-**** 011-***-**** 083-***-****

079-***-**** 071-***-****

Mr. Douglas Boshigo Jace Naidoo Warrant Flemmer

Project Manager Line Manager Project Manager

Huawei Technologies Vodacom SA Ericsson SA

072-***-**** 082-***-**** 083-***-****

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