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Manager Plant / construction foreman

Midrand, Gauteng, South Africa
May 08, 2019

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Cirriculum Vitae

Jaco Olivier

Positive personality traits: I .consider myself to be an extremely hardworking and consentious worker. I can work under stressfull situations and have a practical hands-on approach to problems and people. I adapt to changes with ease and my extensive experience would enable me to perform the duties as required.

I have extensive concrete experience in terms of shuttering, dumpy levels and precast.

I ensure that forms are straightned,plumbed,squared and aligned with grid lines with the correct maintenance of deviaton lines.

I can read and understand drawings.

I ensure that finishing are done in the correct sequence.

I do have a very good eye for detail and have exelent faultfinding skills.

I ensure that electrical and plumbing finishes are done correcty.

I have experience in kitchens and BIC.

1982 Matriculated High School Rodeon, Swartruggens.

Hostel Prefect

Member of the Students Council

1983-87 South African Police Service

Financial officer

Transport officer at Tin Transito. Transpoting goods and people countrywide.

1987-88 SA Road Transport Potgietersrus

Road transport driver countrywide

1988-89 South African Police Service

Investigation Officer

Reason for leaving to further studies at US

1990-92 University of Stellenbosch

Graduate student in Social Work

1993-97 Owner of Surefreight Transport

I was the ownerdriver transporting freshproduce to Northern Namibia and general cargo countrywide. During this time I also had the contract at a brick factory where I was responsible for all the transport needs of the factory. My main responsibility was the planning of the loads from orders received on a daily basis. I was therefore responsible for scheduling, despatching and delivering of loads to numerous clients. I also managed between 9 and 15 personel. The factory experienced financial problems which of course had a similar effect on my business, and forced me to close down as well.

1998-2005 Long distance truck driver.

Van der Vyver Transport

Brian Hewitt Transport

Sutherland Transport

Mc Caw transport

2005-07 Owner of The Sleeper Shop, Durbanville

Manufacturing of hand made solidwood furniture.

Due to a divorce in 2007 I felt the need to start a new life in Gauteng.

2007-08 Protea Projects, Pretoria

Quality assurance inspections on behalf of GDoH.

Sadly in November the director of Protea Projects passed away and I took over it's clients under Mogaba Concrete.

2009-13 Owner of Mogaba Concrete, Pretoria

1.Management of the project within time constraints.

2.Financial Management of Contractors.

3.Management of Compliance and Quality aspects.

4.Scheduling and Delivery of Building Materials for Top-Structures.

5.The development of contract management and administrative processes to assist the Contractors to successfully complete their contracts and the identification, highlighting and mitigation of risks to the client and contractors.

6.Attendance of all Professional Team meetings and other meetings as deemed necessary and as required.

7.All interdependant attendances and liason with other members of the Professional Team for the effective co-ordination of the project.

8.It is the consultant’s responsibility to liaise with and agree with our client the budget provisions made in respect of all work falling under their control. Furthermore, should they become aware of any requirements, which exceed the budget provision, they are to immeditaely notify our client in order to participate in reanalysing this aspect to reduce costs if possible within parameters set out in the budget.

9.Plant Management inclusive of concrete batching and cement brick manufacturing as well as operator appointment, training and evaluation. Normally the client will have his own plant, but it will also be our duty te ensure that all plant run well and effectively. I hold a EC licence and can operate any construction machine, dumptrucks, excavators, tlb's, loaders, graders, rollers etc!

During the past 6 years we have been involved in the following projects:

1.Winterveldt - Quality Assurance on 2700 foundations and the construction management of 1600 houses for Maluleke Luthuli


2.Thorntree View - Construction of 830 foundations for Sea Kay Engineering.

3.Shaft 5 Rustenburg - Construction of 800 foundations for Torro Ya Africa.

4.CBP Housing Project Ekhuruleni - Construction Management of 3200 Top Structures for Urban Dynamics.

5.CBP Housing - Quality Assurance on 2000 foundations for VGI Consult

6.Ivory Park - Construction Management and Quality Assurance on 300 houses and foundations for Xhasa ATC.

7.Lakeside + Boipatong - Quality Assurance on 1600 houses and foundations for SCIP Engineering.

8.Devland – Quality Assurance on 800 foundations and the construction management of 1400 houses for Urban Dynamics.

9.Springs – Uplifting,stockpiling and crushing of 7km railwayline.

10.Mabopane – Construction of bonded houses for New Century Developments.

11.Somerset East. - Construction of exclusive thatched lodges for New Century Developments.

12.Ga Rankuwa Extension 10 – Construction of 800m 350mm-500mm sewer mainline as well as the construction of foundations for 3 storey walkups and erecting of groudfloor apartments for New Century Developments

13.Mozambique - The construction of cellphone towers in the Manica Province on behalf of Lukisasa LDA.

Jun 2014-Sept 2014 Rocon Pty Ltd Johannesburg

Site foreman in Rivonia building upmarket residential flats.

Responsable for earthworks, all materials,wages, Sub contractors.

Sept 2014- SA Fence and Gate, Midrand

Site Manager Durban Westville.

Responsable for plant, earthworks and civil works.

February 2015-

Site Manager St Albans Prison, Port Elizabeth

Responsable for plant, earthworks, civil works and the construction of security


Transporting of goods and people between Gauteng and Port Elizabeth

Responsable for stock control.

Weekly and monthly timesheets of labourers and operators.

Docwise and Buildsmart.

Fuel control and orders.

Daily and weekly logsheets of plant and vehicles.

Ordering of bulk materials for civil works.

October 2015 ~October2017 Civil-Quip Plant Hire Midrand

Transferred to Civil-Quip as Asset Inspector and Plant Manager.

Civil-Quip owns and operates a fleet of more than 200 vehicles and plant countrywide.

Civil-Quip owns all the engineering machine leke bandsaws, punches,welders,lathes and cut-off machines and it was my resposability to do prevantitive maintanance as well as repairs on them.

Investigations of asset abuse.

Mechanical repairs to plant.

Driver and operator training.

Delivery and collection of various plant countrywide by lowbed/flatdeck.

Apointment of new operators.

Marketing and servicing of existing clients.

October 2017 – January 2019

Spanepoel Familie Boerdery

Construction Foreman

Restouration of family homestead and developing and construction of tented campsite.p

Responsable for earthworks, all materials,wages, Sub contractors.

February2019 –

Artificial Grass and Paving Kimberley

Production and installation Foreman

Planning and scheduling of all installation activities.



South African Police Services Sup W.P. van Zyl 084*******

U S Irma Rothwell 084*******

Brian Hewitt Transport Brian Hewitt 082*******

Protea Projects Eduard Schultz 083*******

Urban Dynamics Mark Ward 082*******

New Century Developments Ben Meyer 083*******

Likusasa LDA. Andries Roux. 082*******

SA Fence and Gate Eddie de Klerk 079*******

Itner Muller 084*******

Civil-Quip Danie Jensen 081*******

Swanepoel Familie Boerdery Koos Swanepoel


I hope that you find the above in order and should there be any queries do not hesitate to contact me.

Thank you

Jaco Olivier

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Jacobus Olivier

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