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Civil Engineering Engineer

Location:
Ethiopia
Salary:
4ooo USD
Posted:
October 16, 2019

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One-page Curriculum Vitae Summary

Profile December 2018

Name: Fikru Kinfu Gebrekristos. Tel- 251- 973-09-92-09 Age: 48

Nationality: Ethiopian

Profession: Professional Engineer Level PE-V, willing to work in any circumstances.

• Working positions: Building/Civil/Construction engineer and Project Management professional in profession and worked as Construction Engineer, Office Engineer, Project Manager, Resident Engineer, Client Advisor & Facilitator and Contract Administrator in the past thirty years of experience.

• Education: Building engineering, Civil engineering, Business Management, Accounting, Project Planning and Management, Construction Technology and Management, Cooperatives Development and Leader ship. All the seven fields mentioned above are studied in a degree program level. See the table below. Experience: Thirty years in the field of Construction and out of these, I have teaching experience of six years of involvement in the line of teaching on Civil engineering, Construction Technology

& Management, Accounting and Business Management subjects, in private Colleges. Hobby: . Honouring God, dedicating to my work and my Family, Respecting all human kind.

• Valuing colleagues, Learning for reasoning. Always thinking global and acting local.

• Reading books & chatting with friends on society, science and technology matters.

• No addiction at all. A man of Peace and Stability in any relationship cases. Language: Fluent in Amharic and English, Little French for common understanding. Little Arabic for greetings. Marital Status: Married and a father of two daughters .. No Education Level

1 Building Engineering Advanced Dip.

2 Civil Engineering BSc Degree

3 Business Management BA Degree

4 Accounting BA Degree

5 Bible and Theology BA degree*

5 Cooperatives Dev't and L/ship MA Degree*

6 Project Planning na Management MSC Degree*

7 Construction technology and Mgmt MSC Degree*

8 Master of Business Administration Under study

9 FIDIC Training Certificate

10 Civil engineering laboratory certificate

11 microsoft Packages and MS Project certificate

12 Peach tree acct and Asset mgmt Certificate

Summary of Education:

All * signs completed for class studies.

Only Thesis remains.

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Curriculum Vitae/ Main

Profile December 2018

Name: Fikru Kinfu Gebrekristos. Tel- 097*-******

Age: 48

Nationality: Ethiopian

Profession: Professional Engineer Level PE-V, willing to work in any circumstances.

• Working positions: Building/Civil/Construction engineer and Management professional in profession and worked as Construction Engineer, Office Engineer, Project Manager, Resident Engineer, Client Advisor & Facilitator and Contract Administrator.

• Education: Building engineering, Civil engineering, Business Management, Accounting, Project Planning and Management, Construction Technology and Management, Cooperatives Development and Leadership professional, as studied the different fields mentioned above in a degree program level. See the table below. Work experience:

Thirty years in the field of construction and out of this, six years of freelance involvement in the line of teaching on Civil engineering, Project Planning, Construction management, Business management and Accounting subjects, in private Colleges. The construction works’ experiences are on different projects as stated below.

• Resident Engineer for a new Forty Million Dollar Diplomatic Luxury Apartment project by Verdant Ventures in Addis Ababa. The project is being built for American Embassy and other Major countries’ Diplomats’.

• Four-star hotel project: Two basements three additional service floors and Fifteen Storey Hotel Complex construction (at Addis Ababa City)

• World class medical laboratory at Hawassa city, to be administered by American Contract Administration Division based standard condition. CDC Project.

• Regional Administration and Supreme High Court Complex building setup for Oromia region at Adama City.

• University Heavy Expansion Projects (Hawassa University) for modern Teaching and Learning Activities.

• Ethiopian Embassy Complex at Djibouti, Large Cities Jimma and Assella water supply schemes with electro-mechanical works.

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• Heavy grain storage management complexes with heavy freight asphalt parking lots at Woreta town near Bahir-Dar city at Amhara region and at Shinele town near Dire-Dawa city at Somali Region.

• Two cities water supply projects that holds Weir Intake structures, Water treatment plants, Reservoirs and more than 60 km pipe lines. Jimma and Assells cities.

• Residential Buildings and factories at Kality and Addis Ababa. My experiences are in almost all over the country except Tigray and Gambelia Regions and I spent a lot in both consultant and contractor firms which are well known in the country. The teaching experiences are from three private colleges named “Africa Beza” University College, “Infolink” College & “U S” University College, (all in Shashemene and Hawassa towns). Hobby:

• Honouring God, dedicating myself to my work and Family, Respecting all human kind.

• Valuing colleagues, Learning for reasoning. Always thinking global and acting local.

• Reading books & chatting with friends on society, science and technology matters.

• No addiction at all. A man of Peace and Stability in any relationship cases. Language: Fluent in Amharic and English, French for common understanding. Address: Tel- 097*-****** e-mail adalt3@r.postjobfree.com Marital Status: Married and a father of two daughters with the age of 14 and 15 Years. I am at the centre of the front row, while teaching at US College . 4

Education:

I believe in a diversified knowledge and personality. 1. Master of Science in “Project Planning and Management ( 3.83 Gpa, Proposal defence is completed and all is to be completed after thesis defence) . From “Debre Markos University and Yom Institute of Economic development,”. The thesis Title is “Real-estate Developments and their Impact on Human Resource mobilization for alleviating the current unemployment rate in Addis Ababa. Ethiopia” The case of Ten Largest Real-estates in Addis Ababa City.”

2. Master of Science in “Construction Technology and Management at Hawassa university, A course given on a “week end” program base or as the Instructors (professors) are available on week days, (The course is completed remaining with the thesis route). The Thesis Title is The impact of different cement products on Concrete quality. 3. Master of Arts in “Cooperatives Development and Leadership”( 3.83 Gpa, To be completed after thesis defence) . From Hawassa University. The presentation thesis for this degree is on the Title of “An opinion survey on establishing house construction cooperatives organizations in Hawassa town, SNNPRS, Ethiopia.” And it is being prepared based on the aggressive need of Ethiopian Government working plan on vast and quick housing projects in the country.

4. Civil Engineering BSc degree: U S College “Shashemene” campus. A college opened by Ethio-American owner and has affiliated with California State University Dominguez Hills. I used to teach in this college as seen on the attached brochure. 5

5. Bachelor of Arts in Business management. March 2011. 3.83 Gpa (Three and half years university college study at Africa Beza University College Hawassa campus) ..The presentation thesis for this degree has been conducted on the issue of “Importance of project management skills for construction and design professionals.” And it has been prepared based on two decades of experience in the world of construction 6. Bachelor of Arts in in Accounting. July 2012 (It is supported by the exemption of courses from Business Management degree program. The presentation thesis for this degree has been conducted on the issue of “Importance of Accounting and financial management skills for construction and design professionals.” And it has been prepared based on two decades of experience in the world of construction

7. Advanced diploma in Building Engineering. July 1989. (Three years university study from Addis Ababa University Technology Faculty (“Building College.”) Graduated in July 1989 and working for more than two and half decades. The credit hours are equal to the management and accounting degree programs.

8. BSc degree in “Bible and Theology” from Addis Ababa Bible College; Remaining with two exams and thesis completion.

9. Training with Certificate on “FIDIC” Standards condition of contract for the Red and Yellow books administration.

10. Computer knowledge and Skills- All Microsoft office packages, Word, Excel, Access, and Power Point. Auto-CAD, Microsoft Project Planner and Training on Accounting software for Peachtree and Asset management.

11. Training on Construction Materials and quality control from Hawassa University. 12. Different seminars on construction safety and different products introduction. 6

Summary of Education

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1 Building Engineering Advanced Diploma 7 Construction Technology & Mgmt. MSC Level* 2 Civil Engineering BSc Degree 8 Bible and Theology BA Level* 3 Business Management BA Degree 9 Civil Engineering Laboratory…. Certificate 4 Accounting BA Degree 10 FIDIC Training Certificate 5 Cooperatives Dev’t and L/ship MA Degree * 11 Microsoft packages & MS Project Certificates 6 Project Planning and Management MSC * 12 Other products’ seminars. NB: The * signs are for the educations where the thesis work is on process to be completed 7

Work Experience

Years (GC) Firms, projects and works with Detail of Assignments. May 2018 – Now Firm: Bigar builders and Developers, A Consulting office for Architectural Design, Project Management and Construction/Engineering solutions. Project: Elevation Diplomat Residences Apartment: (world class standard apartment accommodating two basements and seven storeys having 112 five bed room capacity units being constructed mainly for American Embassy. Projects cost: 40 million Dollars.

My duty: Resident Engineer for Project Management and Quality control works i.e. for administering the contract and controlling the work quality of the project as a Resident engineer. I advise the consultant and the client and also supervising the construction process at Addis Ababa. August 2014 – April 2018 Firm: Yema Architecture, A Consulting office for Architectural Design, Project Management and Engineering solutions.

Project: 15 storey Hotel Project: (Minaye PLc Hotel Project). world class standard five star hotel accommodating two basements of 1400 m2 and 230 bed rooms.

Projects cost: 750 million birr .

My duty: Resident Project Manager for administering the contract and controlling the work quality of the project as a Resident engineer. I advise the consultant and the client and also supervising the construction process at Addis Ababa. Bole Road near Flamingo Restaurant..

May 2011-now July 2014 Firm: Zias Design. Architecture + Engineering consulting firm). Project: World class medical laboratory to be administered by American Contract administration Division based standard condition and FAR for the client is Center for Disease Control of USA.

Projects cost: 2.5 million Dollars.

My Duty: As Resident engineer: Supervising world classquality regional health laboratory, Administering the contract based on FAR of the United States of America. (Three years time)

April 2004 – May 2011 Firm: Zeleke belay Consulting Architects .(Consulting firm)

(Seven years) Major Works: Oromiya Supreme court complex at Nazreth town and Hawassa University expansion projects for Auditorium, Office, Dormitory, and Student cafeteria and class rooms complex.

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Duty: From Resident Supervisor, resident Engineer and Contract administrator. Projects cost:

Oromiya Supreme Court House Complex: 50,000,000.br. Hawassa University expansion projects: Three hundred million birr. 300,000,000 birr.

2003 -March 2004 Firm: Majecon Construction “Assosa” Agricultural and Technical

(One & half years) college project. .

Major Works: Construction of Dormitories, Auditorium and cafeteria, Classrooms, Office buildings and internal roads.

Duty: Construction engineer and Project manager

Project cost: 36,000,000 Thirty six Million Birr.

2000 – 2002 Firm: Simeneh Kelel Consulting Architects, Engineers & Planners.

(Three years time) Major Works: International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) Regional soil laboratories at three different regions of the country (Assosa, Gondar and Awash Melkasa). and Disaster prevention and preparedness commission

(DPPC) Large Store complex project at Woreta town for . The laboratories were new for the country and The Store complex were eight floors each two thousand square meter with 12,000 sq.mt asphalt pavement.

Duty: From Resident Supervisor and resident Engineer level to Contract administration worker.

Total Projects cost: 25,000,000 Twenty five Million Birr. 1999(One and half year) Firm: Satcon Construction.Ethiopian Embassy complex project at Djibouti. Major Works: Construction of four blocks and recreation facility with swimming pool besides sea shore of Red sea.

Duty: Construction engineer .

Project cost: 26,000,000 Twenty six Million Birr.

1995 – 1998 (Four years time) Firm: Building Design Enterprise. Consulting Architects and engineers.(Government consulting firm.).

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Major Works: Teachers training College, Nursing College, Health Centers and Village Schools. All in Somali Region at jijiga Town and surroundings.

Duty: From Resident Supervisor and resident Engineer level to Contract administration worker.

Projects cost: 25,000,000 Twenty five Million Birr. 1994 (One and half year) Firm: Berta Construction “Shinele” Food security store complex project. .

Major Works: Construction of six stores each with two thousand one hundred square meter area coverages and internal asphalt road and parking of eight thousand square meter for loading and unloading purposes.

Duty: Construction engineer and Project manager representative. Project cost: 14,000,000 Fourteen Million Birr.

1989 – 1993 (Five years’ time) Firm: Ethiopian water works construction authority Jimma and Assella Towns water supply projects.

Major Works: Concrete reservoirs, Water treatment plants, Weir intake structures, Chemical Buildings, River Bridge, Office buildings and more than 55 km. Pipe lines with water points.

Duty: Starting from concrete batching plant operation quality leader to construction engineer and project manager representative position. Project costs: 17,000,000 Seventeen Million Birr.

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Master’s Degree

Project Planning and Management

Remains with Thesis.

Courses Completed:

1. Development Theory and Policy.

2. welfare Economics.

3. Essentials of Project Management.

4. Disaster Risk Management.

5. Strategic Planning and Management.

6. Research Methods for Project Managers

7. human Resource Management.

8. Organizational Behaviour and Leadership

9. Project Identification, planning and Scheduling 10. Project monitoring and Evaluation

11. Project Implementation and Closeout.

12. Software Application in Project Management

All courses are Completed and thesis is underway.

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Master’s degree

Construction Technology

and Management

Remains with Thesis.

Courses Completed:

1. Project Management.

2. Construction Materials.

3. System Analysis and Design.

4. Construction and Contract Laws.

5. Planning and Economic Evaluation of construction. 6. Engineering Economics

7. Organization and Labour Management.

8. Concrete Construction Projects

9. Building Industrialization

10. Management of Quality and Safety in Construction 11. advanced Research Methods in Engineering and Construction All courses are Completed, and thesis is underway

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Master’s Degree

Cooperatives Development

and Leadership

Courses Completed:

1. Leadership Practice and Theory.

2. Accounting for Management Decision.

3. Advanced Cooperative Law and Management.

4. Advanced Cooperative Theory and Practice.

5. Rural Development and Cooperatives.

6. Advanced Research Methods

7. Organization behaviour and Change.

8. Cooperatives Managerial Leadership

9. Advance cooperative Marketing

10. Graduate Seminar

11. Advanced statistics for Cooperatives.

All courses are Completed, and thesis is left behind…. 13

Reference Professionals / People witnessing for my career and Life: Mr. Maheder Gebremedhin: 091*-**-**-**

Professional Architect and “Yema Architecture consulting Firm” Owner: Mr. Bruk Berhanu: 091*-**-**-**

Professional Engineer and “Universal Construction” Firm’s Managing Director Mr. Brook Tefera: 093*-**-**-**

Professional Architect and “Bigar builders and Developers”consulting firm owner: Mr. Ermias Habtamu: 091*-**-**-**

Project coordinator; Universal Construction.

Mrs. Frehiwot Getnet: 091*-**-**-**

Life time friend in common faith in God.



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