Office & Field Engineer June 2014 - October 2020
Structon Limited Lagos, LA, Nigeria
Managed the planning and design stages of construction projects, provided technical advice and suggestions for improvements on drawings and designs by emphasizing on buildability of designs.
Collected data, developed technical reports on progress of construction projects for presentation to top management and client as necessary; prepared work programs; method statements; work schedules in collaboration with the project manager.
Negotiated with suppliers and vendors to secure the best contract, interpreted drawings and specifications to craftsmen, communicated changes or adjustments to crew members, and liaised with other project stakeholders to facilitate smooth operations.
Monitored construction processes, including works undertaken by sub-contractors, delegated tasks, scheduled meetings and training sessions, documented processes, and kept detailed construction log.
Performed regular tests on materials and procedures to ensure compliance with industry regulations as well as health and safety policies; carried out cost estimates and prepared material requisition forms; and made financial projections.
Conducted project risk assessments, on-site safety inspections, and subsequently created and oversaw the implementation of preventive or/and corrective action plans.
Ensured projects were completed on time and within specified budgets.
Trained new employees in a supervisory capacity to take over similar projects and aid firm’s expansion.