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CIVIL ENGINEER

Location:
Mombasa, Kenya
Salary:
US $ 2000/=
Posted:
April 22, 2021

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CURRICULUM VITAE

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Name: Henry Oscar Odhiambo

I.D No: 26651362

Address: P.O. Box 3619-80100, Mombasa-Kenya.

Cell phone No: 072*******, 073*******

E-mail: adlvdx@r.postjobfree.com

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY

An expert civil engineer with over six years’ experience in the industry.

Strong drive to succeed with an exceptional aptitude for identifying risks and developing solutions.

Ability to work alone or with a team.

Proven leadership skills including being detail-oriented and managing time wisely.

SKILLS

Strong experience in all aspects of civil and structural engineering including design, geotechnical issues, earthwork volumes, and survey alignments.

Excellent skills in budgeting and cost forecasting.

Sound expertise in foundation works, excavations works, reinforcement works, concrete works, formworks, masonry works.

High abilities in administering major earthwork construction projects.

Superior understanding of vendors and market.

Good organizational and analytical abilities.

Good communication and interpersonal skills

Proficiency in the use of AutoCAD, ArchiCAD, and STAADpro.

Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office– MS Word, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint, and MS project.

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

2009-2013: DEDAN KIMATHI UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY

BSc. Civil Engineering (Second Class Honors- Upper Division) 2004-2007: MARBEN HIGH SCHOOL

Attained a mean grade of A- in the Kenya certificate of secondary Education (K.C.S.E)

1996-2003: ST. KEVIN HILL ACADEMY

Scored 440 marks out of a possible 500 marks in the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education. (K.C.P.E)

WORK EXPERIENCE

November 2019 - Present: BEACOTECH CONSULTANCY LIMITED POSITION: PROJECT CIVIL AND STRUCTURAL ENGINEER

Responsibilities

Taking the lead in site surveys, evaluation of site-specific requirements, and proactive design and execution of project work packages.

Supervising technical studies and surveys, including site investigations, not limited to geological, geophysical, geotechnical, hydrological, and logistical surveys.

Analyzing design data and preparing the design of earthworks, foundations, drainage, concrete, and steel structures.

Preparing scope of works, specifications, bill of quantities, and call for tender documents.

Ensuring Health, Safety, and Environment requirements are taken into consideration during planning, design, construction, and operation.

Ensuring that work scopes are carried out in line with current National Regulations, Project Standards, including seismic codes, and for any deviations required.

Ensuring quality assurance and quality control of all material tests on the project and ensuring that test records are accurately referenced to location.

Leading, organizing, and managing contractors to ensure that project safety, quality, schedule, and cost objectives are attained.

Liaising and coordinating activities with other technical disciplines on the project, contractors, and local authorities. February 2018 – October 2019: EKA CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED POSITION: SITE ENGINEER

PROJECT: Proposed Upgrade of Mbaraki Bulk Terminal Limited Responsibilities

Main technical advisor on Setting out, leveling, and surveying the site.

Checking plans, drawings, and quantities for accuracy of calculations.

Ensuring that all materials used and work performed are as per specifications.

Overseeing the selection and requisition of materials and plant

Resolving technical issues with the employer’s representatives, suppliers, subcontractors, and statutory authorities.

Quality control per standards and procedures as per the method statements, quality plans, and inspection and test plans, all prepared by the project management team and by subcontractors.

Supervising and counseling junior or trainee engineers.

Day to day management of the site, including supervising and monitoring the site labor force.

Planning the work and efficiently organizing the plant and site facilities to meet agreed on deadlines.

Overseeing quality control and health and safety matters on site.

Preparing reports as required.

Resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise.

August 2016 – December 2018: EKA CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

POSITION: SITE ENGINEER

PROJECT: Construction of edible oil above-ground storage tanks facility for GAS PETRO BULK LIMITED.

Responsibilities

Liaising with clients and reporting progress, professional staff (such as architects and surveyors), and the public.

Overseeing all on-site constructions to monitor compliance with building and safety regulations.

Coordinating and directing construction workers and subcontractors.

Selecting tools, materials, and equipment, and track inventory.

Meeting contractual conditions of performance

Reviewing the work progress daily.

Planning to prevent problems and resolve any emerging ones.

Ensuring quality construction standards and the use of proper construction techniques.

Making safety inspections and ensuring construction and site safety

Checking and preparing site reports, designs, and drawings.

Maintaining quality control procedures

Motivating the workforce.

August 2015 – December 2015: ADANA EKSPRESS

POSITION: QUALITY CONTROL ENGINEER

PROJECT: Construction of perimeter Block wall project at the UNSOA logistics Base in Mombasa, Kenya.

Responsibilities

Implementing all project construction requirements as directed by the project manager.

Co-coordinating and assigning all project section heads in carrying out their respective allocated activities.

Preparing and sending to the project manager all daily works reports, Quality Control (QC) data, and subcontractor reports.

Supervision of ADANA EKSPRESS and subcontractor personnel.

Ensuring compliance with all quality control (QC) measures as described in the work plan.

Taking care of the QA/QC documents of the entire project including certificates, test results, inspection requests, non-compliance reports, and site instruction/observations, permanent materials delivered, and other QA/QC documents.

Coordinating with the consultant’s representative and site in-charge for inspection.

Developing a method statement for the activity including risk assessment and job safety environmental analysis and inspection test plan and checklist based on the project’s specifications.

Managing all work methods and maintaining knowledge on all quality assurance standards and monitor continuous application for all quality assurance processes and recommend corrective actions for all processes.

July 2014 – July 2015: TOYO CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED POSITION: ASSISTANT SITE ENGINEER

PROJECT: Mombasa Port Development Project

Responsibilities

Supervising construction works, welding, system formworks, reinforcement bar arrangement, and concreting.

Interpreting contract designs and reinforcement bar processing drawings

Checking plans, drawings, and quantities

Surveying works

Planning of the work and effectively organizing the site.

Preparation of progress reports.

Overseeing quality control, health, and safety matters on site. January 2014-June 2014: WADANDA BUILDING CONTRACTORS POSITION: SITE SUPERVISOR

PROJECT: Building of a four-story residential building in Dandora estate, Nairobi.

Responsibilities

Preparation of daily and weekly progress reports.

Inspection and verifying of quality of building materials delivered.

Keeping a diary of site activities, labor, and plans /machines

Carrying out quality inspection of all construction works

Overall supervision of construction works and coming up with bills of quantities.

Materials and equipment scheduling, and measurement works

Supervision for preparation, placing, and curing of concrete works

Sampling and carrying out tests on aggregates, sand, and other building materials for their suitability.

Setting out and survey works and labor management. February – April 2013: KENYA PORTS AUTHORITY

POSITION: STUDENT ENGINEER

PROJECT: Rehabilitation of dockyard slipway jetty project. Responsibilities

Supervision of construction works and preparation of daily reports.

Exposed to piling works, pre-stressed concrete works processes, and the normal concrete works.

Carrying out quality inspection works

Material and equipment scheduling, and measurement of works.

Reviewing and interpreting AutoCAD drawings

Exposed to general survey works.

HOBBIES

Reading novels and scientific journals

Watching documentaries, football, and Christian movies

Traveling

REFEREES

1. Mr. Christian Yala,

Field HSE supervisor,

Oil field movers Ltd.

Cell phone: 072*-***-***.

2. Eng. Divon o. Owembi (P.Eng, M.I.E.K),

Project Engineer,

Kurrent Technologies Ltd.

Cell Phone: 072*-***-***

3. Mr. Reginald Dsouza,

Project Manager,

EKA Construction Company.

Cell Phone: 073*-***-***



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