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Manager Construction

Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
R 500 per hour
January 09, 2020

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Curriculum Vitae of Johan Snyman Page 1/5


Bethal, Mpumalanga • Mobile: +27 [0] 82 679 7954 • Email: PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

A highly experienced Construction Manager; Johan Snyman offers extensive knowledge in diverse areas of Site and Construction Management, as demonstrated via a portfolio of hands-on expertise in working for reputable South African companies. With the additional capacity to facilitate Project Management as required

[Diploma in Advanced Project Management, 2005], he has applied for registration as a Professional Construction Manager with the South African Council for Project and Construction Management Professions


Notable in this portfolio is strong knowledge regarding Petrochemical Industry Construction Projects; with involvement in other fields of construction including: Civil, Mechanical, Piping, Electrical and Instrumentation. Johan is dedicated to ensuring optimal and on-going Safety, Quality and Production; through focused leadership.

In his current position as Construction Manager, Johan is responsible for driving high-capacity complex development projects. His earlier employment trajectory displays a process of incremental growth and leadership in roles such as Site Manager, Superintendent and Supervisor; and prior to this foundational industry experience as Foreman in Pipe-Fitting and Boiler-Making. Johan has successfully established a track record of dedication to the demands of each position. His organisational capacity and management acumen ensures closely controlled operations at all times. He confidently warrants a conscientious and loyal work ethic, complemented by depth of experience, technical and practical intelligence and leadership dexterity; engaging skilfully with team and management alike. Open to new challenges and career expansion, and able to assume responsibility with the highest attention to delivering objectives, Johan now seeks a challenging Senior Management position that will best utilise his existing skills and enable further professional growth. KEY EXPERTISE & STRENGTHS

Strategic Leadership

Construction Management

Large Scale Project Management

[Full Life-Cycle]

General & Operations


Logistics & Site Management

Quality Control

Risk Assessment & Management

Process Enhancement

Relationship Management

Reporting [Internal & External]

Project Scheduling

Budget Management

Materials Purchasing &


Specialist / Contractor


Manpower Management &

Labour Relations

Supplier & Resource


Health & Safety

Maintenance Management

Client Liaison

Team Leadership &


Communication &

Organisational Skills

Goal Setting & Meeting


Work Under Pressure

Problem Solving [Technical &


Conflict Resolution

Business & Marketing Acumen

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Diploma in Advanced Project Management; Damelin, 2005 National Diploma in Agriculture Research (Three Year Course); Pretoria Technikon, 1980 Senior Certificate / Matric; Warmbaths High School, 1973 COURSES COMPLETED

Hot Work, Cold Work Confined Space Entry Permit; Transnet Pipelines, 2012 NEC 3 (New Engineering Contract 3) Contract Application; Fluor, 2005 Safety Leadership Training; Fluor, 2004

Supervisory Development Programme; Administration; Babcock Borsig Power Steinmuller Africa, 1996 Product Knowledge; Professional Selling Skills; Shell Oil, 1983 PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE (CURRENT)

Pipe Des Consulting Engineers [Petro-Chemical] February 2019 to Date Construction Manager (Key Project: Engen Petroleum Red Line Fuel Supply - East London)

Construction Manager: Responsible for full scope of project duties including; Integration Management Scope Management Time Management Cost Management Quality Management HR Management Procurement Management Communications Management Risk Management [including Health & Safety Management].

Executes construction activities in accordance with specifications, schedules, cost estimates and planned processes.

Manages and monitors all activities and deliverables on-site, across overall project development [from conception to completion].

Controls project schedules and costs through the efficient use of resources including; manpower, materials, tools, and equipment.

Provides input into the development of project schedules, working in cooperation with Construction Engineers and Planners.

Maintains daily and weekly short-range planning, and proactively manages changes in project scope [via contingency planning].

Effectively meets all intermediary deadlines and project completion dates; performing ongoing on-site coordination of all construction activities.

Controls project processes in collaboration with various Engineers, Sub-Contractors, Contractor Teams and Individuals.

Supervises Project Teams, overseeing team productivity in compliance with the provided deadlines and high-quality standards.

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Remains knowledgeable of safety policies and procedures and performs duties in a safe manner, ensuring full compliance with established OHS policies and procedures across all construction areas.

Monitors productivity, implementing appropriate actions to maintain maximum labour efficiency and cost- effectiveness.

Plans and coordinates the requisite supply of resources [supplies / equipment] to complete construction work, upholding proper equipment use and maintenance planning.

Identifies and manages material risks and verifies the effectiveness of critical controls Resolves cross- functional issues at project and personnel level.

Engages across all involved areas including; HR Department, SHEQ Department and Operations Department.

Develops and maintains effective stakeholder relationships, and manages third party relations, including support services.


Sivest [Petro-Chemical] June 2018 to December 2018 Construction Manager (Key Project: Transnet Pipelines Fire System Upgrade – Kroonstad)

(Performed same functions as detailed in the above role) Fabricon Pipe & Labour Hire March 2016 to January 2018 Construction Manager: Hosaf Fibres Project [Durban] - Upgrade of Textile Factory Managed all aspects of site situations, including; Scope of work to be completed, Client liaison, Administration, and regular Progress Reporting Managed production teams in various sectors Scheduled Safety, Production and Quality Meetings Coordinated work per area with On-Site Contractors Ensured full compliance with all HSE Regulations Oversaw pipe fabrication and installation of; New Pipes, Pups, Motors, Heat Exchangers, Boilers and Small Holding Tanks.

Construction Manager: Engen Project [Durban] - Petrochemical Pipe Rack & Tank Farm Upgrade Managed all construction activities off and on-site Supervised safety, quality and production during construction phases Oversaw civil, piping, mechanical and E&I work throughout the project Supervised hydro testing of pipelines Identified potential risks and devised contingency planning. Transnet Capital Projects [Petro-Chemical] August 2013 to December 2015 Construction Manager: TM 2 Heidelberg Project [Gauteng] - Construction of New 220 Million Litre Fuel Storage Tank Farm TM 1 Durban Project [KZN] - Construction of New Fuel Storage Tank Farm. Transnet Pipelines [Petro-Chemical] September 2007 to July 2013 Construction Manager: TelePhase 2 Project - Upgrade of Petroleum Pump Station. C o n s t r u c t i o n & P r o j e c t M a n a g e r Curriculum Vitae of Johan Snyman Page 4/5

Transnet Pipelines (Petronet) [Petro-Chemical] July 2006 to August 2007 Site Agent / Manager: Intermixture Fractionator Project, Tarlton - Installation of Splitter for Intermixed Fuel Managed / monitored all activities and deliverables on-site, across overall project development Controlled project processes Supervised project teams, overseeing production functioning in compliance with project requirements Collaborated with diverse specialists engaged in processing and production Liaised across departments and with all involved personnel Resolved cross-functional issues at project and personnel level

Provided regular Management and Progress reporting to the Executive Committee. Fluor South Africa [Construction] October 2003 to June 2006 Project Coordinator: Turbo Sasol [Secunda] - Sasol SuperFlex Project / Catalytic Cracker Coordinated small contracts Supervised sub-contractors in scaffolding, painting and insulation. Site Manager: Turbo Sasol 2 [Secunda] C4 Cracker Plant and Conversion Supervised all site operations involved in tie-ins and piping erection.

Superintendent: Sasol One - Natural Gas Conversion Project Coordinated small contracts Supervised painting and insulation of train A and B Sourced and purchased materials Oversaw setting out of the site and supervised all aspects on-site Assisted with the management of all aspects of site situations. Transnet Pipelines (Petronet) [Petro-Chemical] August 2001 to September 2003 Construction Manager: Building of 5 New Pump Stations along the Crude Oil Pipeline. Site Manager - Pump Stations: Crude Upgrade Project from Durban to Sasolburg - Construction of 5 New Crude Oil Booster Pump Station on the Pipeline.

Keyplan [Industrial] January 2001 to July 2001

Superintendent: Bokspits Desalination System [Botswana] - Reverse Osmosis Plant 5 Saldanha Steel

[RSA] - Reverse Osmosis Plant.


Girder Naco [Mining] September 2000 to December 2000 Supervisor - Gold Mine Project; Bulyanhulu Gold [Tanzania] Steinmuller [Petro-Chemical] September 2000

Supervisor - Shut Down Project; Sasol [Secunda]

Keyplan [Industrial] July 2000 to August 2000

Superintendent - CO Plant Project; Afrox [Durban] Asea Brown Boveri [Construction] March 2000 to June 2000 Piping Supervisor - Aluminium Smelter Project; Mozal [Mozambique] C o n s t r u c t i o n & P r o j e c t M a n a g e r Curriculum Vitae of Johan Snyman Page 5/5

Keyplan [Industrial] November 1999 to February 2000 Pipe Fitter - CO Plant Project; Afrox [Mosselbay] Steinmuller - Foscor Palaborwa [Mining] September 1999 to October 1999 Pipe Fitting Foreman - RePulper Plant Project; Foskor [Palaborwa] Foreman - Gas Production Shutdown Project; Rectisol Unit 212 Sasol Three R.B. Falcon [Oil Rig] May 1999 to July 1999

Painting Foreman - ESSO Oil Rig Perrigreen III Drill Ship Project ESSO Oil Rig Randolph Yost Jack-Up Project

Genrec Construction [Industrial] January 1999 to May 1999 Pipe Fitting & Boiler Making Foreman - TSB Project [Komatipoort]; Construction of New Extension of Sugar Mill

Z100 [Construction] November 1998 to January 1999

Site Manager - Overland Water Pipeline Project; Rand Water Board [RSA] CB & I [Construction] July 1998 to November 1998

Senior Foreman - Direct Reduction Plant V.P.S.A. Smelter Project; Saldanha Steel Genrec Construction [Industrial] April 1995 to June 1998 Supervisor - Nakambala Sugar Project [Zambia]; Upgrade of Sugar Mill Supervisor - Bwana Mkubwa Mining Project [Zambia]; Fabrication and Erection of a Process and Acid Plant Supervisor / Pigging Technician - Overland Nytolen and Oxygen Pipeline Project; Affrox Pipeline [RSA] Supervisor - Fuel Production Plant Project; Sasol Hydro One and Two [RSA] Site Manager - Splitter Box September Shutdown Project; Sasol Two [RSA] Supervisor - Hopper Sasol Two and Three Project; Installation of Two Hoppers and all Piping Expert Pipe Fitter - Desalting and Water Cleaning Plant Project; T.R.O. Plant Sasol Two Steinmuller Construction [Petro-Chemical] March 1994 to April 1995 Pipe Fitter - A.C.N. Plant Sasol Three Project; Rebuilding of The Cyanide Plant PERSONAL DETAILS

Nationality South African

Languages English Afrikaans

Driver’s License Code 14 / EC Mobile Crane Code 33 References & Certificates Presented Upon Request

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