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Manager Project

Germiston, GP, South Africa
October 18, 2016

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Curriculum Vitae for Johan Bester

Personal Information:

Name: Johan Bester

ID: 620**********

Address: ** ****** ******, ****** [Benoni]

Telephone Number: 073-***-****


Languages: Afrikaans/English

Education Information:

Secondary Education: HTS Vereeniging ( Matric 1979)

Subjects: Afrikaans



Technical Drawing

Business Economy


Tertiary Education: Vereeniging Technical College ( N4 1980)

Subjects: Engineering Drawing

Engineering Science



Qualified Boilermaker 1981 DORBYL BRODERICK WORKS

Work History:

Company: Broderick Eng

Period: 01/1980 – 09/1989

Position: Apprentice Qualified in 1981

Brief Description: Fabrication of various steel components according to drawings. Inspection level 1 in 1987

Company: Turnmill Eng

Period: 10/1989 – 06/1994

Position: Foreman

Brief Description: Fabrication of various pressure vessels, heat, exchangers according to drawings. Supervised 24 artisans and 20 labourers.

Company: Filbert Eng

Period: 07/1994 – 06/2002 Position: Foreman

Brief Description: Fabrication of various vessels, kilns, refurbishments of kilns according to drawings. Supervised 18 fabrication artisans, 12 machine shop operators and 20 labourers.

Company: Zimmer Jansen Eng

Period: 2003-2005

Position: Workshop Foreman

Brief Description: Fabrication of various pressure vessels, heat, exchangers, goggle two way valves as to Sasol specification. Supervising 14 fabrication artisans, 12 machine shop operators, 8 sandblasters, 2 quality inspectors and 20 labourers.

Company: Dencor Industries

Period: 2006-2008

Position: Workshop Manager

Brief Description: Fabrication and erection of various steel structures. Supervising 5 foremen, 20 steel erectors, 15 boilermakers, 15 welders, 2 Quality inspectors, 80 labourers. Responsible for site progress meeting with main contractors (Ude and Kentz). Preparing reports, data packs and hand over reports pre-inspection and inspection reports, inspection with third party client.

Company: Hera Projects

Period: 2 Years

Position: Joiner Project Manager ( Managing all-in-house projects)

Brief Description: Supervision of ten in- house contractors at ASA Metals, Delagong Mine. Performing various projects i.e. Road construction, building erection, dam erection pipe installation. Smelter workshop, final product crushing and screening plant, erection and installation of 4x weigh bridges totalling 18 foremen and 423 workers. Prepare Q plants, data packs and hand over reports pre-inspection and inspection reports, inspection with third party client.

Company: Grinaker LTA DSE Vaal Works

Period: 02/02/2010 – 02/02/2013

Position: QC Inspector then promoted to senior foreman ( Kalagadi Project)

Brief Description: Inspection on fabrication and welding [on line] final and release with client prior to paint. Compile data packs, QC plans according to client requirements. Worked directly with client inspectors - Murray and Roberts, Hitachi and Eskom.

Current Clients: Eskom - Madupi Power station, Kusile Power station. Lancer Heinrich – Expansion Project Sinter Plant. Kalagadi Project – Expansion Project.

Company: Volschenk Installations

Period: 02/02/2013 – 02/12/2013

Position: Business Manager

Brief Description: Supervise boilermakers welders and cleaners in fabrication of various structure steel work according to drawing and client specs. Responsible for quality of items and assuring the delivery dates is always on time. Report on daily basses on progress on work and delivery of material still outstanding. Work close with planning department on draw and material problems.[Transfer to help build Vanashe steel]

Company: Vanashe Steel [Volsckenk Installation was in partner ship]

Period: 02/12/2013 – 31/12/2015

Position: Workshop Manager

Brief Description: Quote on all request from Murry/Robbert,Steffanuti,Alstom,Grinakar and Hitachi. Do planning for Workshop on weekly bases. Order materials for orders received .Make sure that QCP,S are approved and online and final inspection are done before final inspection and release . Compile date packs for client and third party inspection. Training of workers on a daily basis in

Read of drw,assemblies,welding,cleaning and safty.

Attend progress and site meeting on site at KUSILE POWER STATION on weekly bases with QC department and Site Managers[Murry/Roberts,Steffanuti,Alstom and Hitachi.

Contact Person Johan Nagel 062*******

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