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Design Draughtsman

OBJECTIVE * To work in a challenging and professional environment, that would allow for the full utilization of my skills and knowledge. In turn, satisfying my continuous pursuit for practical knowledge and professionalism as an individual and/or team member. * Seek an opportunity for professional growth and increase responsibility in your organization, where team spirit and personal skill is required and rewarded. To achieve a challenging position in the company that is rapidly expanding in o

Work Preferences

Desired Salary
220,000 - 250,000 per year  
Availability
Immediately  
Desired Job Type
Full Time  
Can Travel for Work
Moderately  
Highest Education Level
Diploma/Certificate  
Current Location
West Coast  
Relocation
Will Consider Relocation to;
 
Bellville
Cape Town - City
Cape Town - Northern Suburbs
Cape Town - Other
Cape Town - Southern Suburbs
Overseas - Australia
Overseas - Canada
Overseas - Europe
Overseas - New Zealand
Overseas - Rest of Africa
Overseas - Saudi Arabia
Overseas - UAE
Overseas - UK
Overseas - USA & Mexico
Overseas Singapore
Western Cape Other
Winelands
Johannesburg
SA
Bloemfontein
Free State Other
Durban
Kwazulu Natal other
Port Elizabeth
East London
Eastern Cape other
North West Other
Residency / Visa
Authorised to work in South Africa

Skills Profile

Architecture & Interior Design
CAD / Draftsperson
Engineering
Building Services
CAD / CAE
Civil / Structural / Design
Engineering - Other
Technical Skills Skill Last Used Yrs. Exp.  
  AutoCad 2011 5  
  Caddie 2007 3  
  excel 2010 3  
Other Skills
OBJECTIVE * To work in a challenging and professional environment, that would allow for the full utilization of my skills and knowledge. In turn, satisfying my continuous pursuit for practical knowledge and professionalism as an individual and/or team member. * Seek an opportunity for professional growth and increase responsibility in your organization, where team spirit and personal skill is required and rewarded. To achieve a challenging position in the company that is rapidly expanding in offering good advancement & potential.

Employment History

Job Title
Design Draughtsman
Industry
Construction
06/2007 to Current

In June 2007 I held a Formwork Design Draughtsman position at “WIEHAHN“ FORMWORK AND SCAFFOLDING.   (www.Wiehahn.co.za)                                                                                                              WIEHAHN is a supply Company that hires out Concrete Forming Shuttering and Scaffolding for walls and slabs.

I spent my first 9 months in the Johannesburg Wiehahn branch.                     

February 2008 I moved to the City of George and worked alone doing all the jobs in the garden route. I was the only member of the design team and my responsibility’s were the following:  All concrete forms from Foundations to Retaining Walls , Reservoirs’ ,Slabs ,Culverts , Wing walls , Houses , factories , Concave and Convex Slabs , Pump houses ,   Water Treatment Plants , University’s , Stadiums , Bridges , Cantilever Beams and Slabs , Scaffolding Support Designs for Slabs , Access Scaffolding , Back propping , Hotels , Flats , Shopping Centres , Problem Solving , Working under Pressure , Client Liaison and training , Erecting Scaffolding Stages and much  more.

January 2010 I transferred myself to the Durban WIEHAHN Branch.

June 2010 I voluntarily transferred to” FORMA” FORMWORK AND SCAFFOLDING (Durban) which is a sister company as well as direct competition. (Now Dissolved)

December 2010 I accepted a voluntary retrenchment package due to the building industry collapse.

Ref: Cape Town manager - Frikkie Swanepoel - 083 270 6747

Ref: Durban Branch Technical manager – Erik Tarky – 082 768 5440

 

 

Job Title
Draughtsman
Industry
Other
01/2005 to 06/2007

In January 2005 I held a position at “TRITON NAVAL ARCHITECTS”                                         in Cape Town. ( www.Triton.co.za )

I worked as a member of the design team on the following: Ship piping , Structural Steel and fibreglass ship design , Scantlings/material calculations , lines plans , Preliminary Designs , Ship deck Arrangements ,  Fire and Safety Plans , Hull and Deck modifications , Designs   with steel Cutting Lists , Creating ship Plans as built , Custom Design , Electrical Layouts , Plumbing/Grey water Layouts , Site Visits and more.

Ref: Christo Smit – Owner engineer - 021 428 2090

Qualifications

Completed Institution Degree / Qualification
2005 acaddemy of Advanced technology Higher certificate in Project Design