James Kiarie Macharia
Have gained extensive knowledge and skills in Structural Design, Strength of Materials, Theory of Structures, fluid mechanics, geotechnical Engineering, Engineering Project Management, Transportation Engineering, Geology, Hydrology, Water and Waste Water Engineering, waste management, environmental conservation among others
Work & Experience
• Supervision of construction works to ensure adherence to design specifications, timelines and details. • Ensuring safety, health and legislation are adhered to on site by demonstrating commitment to an injury-free environment through individual actions and mentoring others. • Interpretation of drawing on site. • Supervision of installation of French drains, irrigation system and planting of grass on the field • Coordinates approved purchase orders for timing and delivery to support project completion material purchases, project changes, and repairs where appropriate to support project completion. • Coordinate ,inspects work and prepares a variety of reports including project daily reports, weekly progress reports, unit reporting, percentage complete, daily manpower, production schedules, equipment tracking • Prepare request for approval forms (RFAs) for various aspects of the works and liaise with the resident engineer’s office for inspection of works to ensure the quality of the work done is acceptable, maintaining records of the RFA’s approvals. • Maintaining records of approvals of samples, laboratory test reports, construction drawings, details and execution methodologies. • Preparing payment applications based on the works done and liaising with design team and client to ensure payments are made in good time for the smooth running of the project and to enable suppliers to be paid in good time. • Drafting and negotiating contracts with subcontractors, suppliers and artisan. • Supervising contracted staff. • Coordinating and maintaining current records of drawings and consultant revision notices • Collaborates and demonstrates teamwork in project setting. • Monitoring of quality control and conducted quality inspections.
• Project planning in line with the company procedure • Providing technical advice and solving problems on site. • Checking technical design and drawings to ensure that they are followed correctly. • Supervising the setting out of the project which comprised of Sewer, drainage and road works • Supervision of the implementation of sewer works. • Coordinates approved purchase orders for timing and delivery to support project completion material purchases, project changes, and repairs where appropriate to support project completion. • Ensuring that health and safety policies and legislation are adhered to. • Quality control through inspection of work in progress and work done • Testing and certifying materials to be used. • Conducting site meetings on behalf of the contactor. • Producing work schedule and progress reports on work done. • Preparing daily and weekly site reports. • Quality control
• Assume overall responsibility for the successful delivery of the project and delivering the work to the specified quality. • Supervising the implementation of the project, keeping track of the progress from beginning to end and ensuring that work is completed to a deadline. • Deliver the work safely and without environmental incidents • Ensure production and implementation of Project Plans, in line with Company procedures. • Produce procurement schedules and liaise with the procurement department to ensure sites have adequate resources to complete the tasks. • Populate and manage the JoyCot cost plan for the project Maximise project value, preparation of the Interim Payment Certificate and measurement sheets • Ensuring detailed site diaries/records are completed, Produce good quality, accurate weekly and monthly reports for the Client and internally Chair weekly site meetings in line with Company procedures. • Controlling budgets at the project level and managing staff, including technicians and site workers.
• Preparation of site report. • Road supervision which includes. Survey works. Setting out • Structural design Structural analysis and design using the manual approach and using prokon and AutoCAD Robot software Preparation of structural drawings Preparation of bar bending schedule