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