Cover Letter

To whom it may concern,

I hereby apply for any vacancy within your organisation that is in line with my expertise.

Please find my Online Curriculum Vitae in the following formats:

1. The Visual version - https://www.visualcv.com/cmuller?access=5h1d3hP64wL
2. The Graphic Portfolio -  http://vizualize.me/ChrisMuller?r=ChrisMuller
3. The LinkedIn Profile - www.linkedin.com/pub/chris-muller/37/31a/395/
4. The Pdf (Acrobat) version.

I am a Professional Civil Engineering Technician & Draughtsman, CAD Operator, and Surveyer with experience in AllyCad for Windows (Version 3.10 K), ModelMaker, Microsoft Word & Excel 2010, CADDIE, Civil Designer and Bill. I thrive in a corporate and  social  environment that embraces diversity, integrity, innovation and initiative. I am responsive to change and am passionate about embarking on new challenges.My best value proposition is that I bring intense passion and unquestionable motivation and leadership to any team I am a part of. Placed on a results-oriented team, I perform and expect only the best of myself and others.

I possess the following skills and aptitudes:

  • Civil Engineering Technician work
  • Engineering Draughting
  • CAD Operation
  • Surveying with instruments: "Tachy'; Topcon; Geodimeter; Dumpy level.
  • AllyCad for Windows (Version 3.10 K)
  • Microsoft Word & Excel 2010
  • ModelMaker; CADDIE 19; Civil Designer and Bill

I am proactive and highly focused with strong engineering skills, and possess an analytical and logical approach to problem solving as well as a mentoring approach to managing co-workers.

Your time and consideration will be much appreciated!

Kind Regards,

.

CHRIS MULLER

Personal Information

  • Name and Surname  - Chris Muller
  • Cell phone - +264(0)81 845 4540
  • Email - chris.muller@wce.com.na
  • Address - PO Box 2484, Windhoek, Namibia.
  • Identity Number - 690616 01 00 395
  • Date of birth - 16 June 1969
  • Family Life - Divorced with two children.
  • Gender - Male
  • Nationality - Namibian
  • Drivers License - Code 08
  • Criminal Record - None (Clean)
  • Language Proficiency - English & Afrikaans
  • Salary expectation - Match or exceed my current remuneration.
  • Current Monthly Remuneration and Benefits - N$24,395.37 with Medical Aid (N$5,485.00) and Pension Fund (N$1,829.65).

Work History

Work History
Sep 2008 - Present

Engineering Draughtsman

Windhoek Consulting Engineers
  • Key responsibilities: (Services Division )
    • Draw of services drawings - sewer & water reticulation.
    • Supervision and contract administration of service infrastructure - Rehoboth Block E & G (Value: N$12 Million).
    • Supervision and contract administration of 144 toilets with 24 contractors in Rehoboth, Block E (Value: N$ 5 Million).
    • Based in Luderitz for WCE from 2008 to 2010 as Engineers Representative for the supervision of structural building works for the new buildings and extension of existing fish factory for Seaflower Fish Factory (Value: N$ 34 Million).
    • Supervision and contract administration of service infrastructure (water & sewer), including 1 sewer pump station of area 8 & 9 in Luderitz (Value: N$ 8 Million).
    • Luderitz ENGEN - Upgrading of ENGEN Filling Station and installing the roof over pumps - Preparing of Drawings and Supervision.
    • AEROplane Bay (Luderitz) - Design and supervision of 9 braais, ablution block, 2 sea retaining walls next to sea, earthworks and paving and signage layout (Value N$ 2,2 Million)
    • Supervision and contract administration of service infrastructure (water & sewer), including 8 sewer pump stations Phase 1 in Okongo (Value: N$ 11,850 Million).
    • Supervision and contract administration of service infrastructure (sewer), including 3 sewer pump stations Phase 2 in Okongo. (Value: N$ 4,5 Million).
    • Supervision and contract administration of service infrastructure (water & sewer), including 2 septic tanks in Okahandja (Kameeldoringpark) - (Value: N$ 17,7 Million).
    • Supervision and contract administration of service infrastructure (water & sewer), including 1 septic tank in Okahandja (Brandberg) (Value: N$ 8,350 Million).
    • Levelling
  • CAD & other Experience: CADDIE 19, Services Infrastructure (Water & Sewer internal and external).
Jan 2001 - Aug 2008

CAD Operator

WML Coast Consulting Engineers
  • Key Responsibilities:
    • Design & draw of architectural drawings.
    • Design & draw of workshop drawings.
    • Draw concrete & reinforcement drawings.
    • Design, draw & supervision of surfacing of roads in Swakopmund - 13km new road - Phases 6 to 8. (Value: N$14 Million).
    • Design, draw & supervision of service infrastructure - 1470 erven - PDA & Mondesa in Swakopmund.
    • Supervision of structural building works.
    • Levelling
  • CAD & other Experience:
    • CADDIE 9 & 10
Sep 2000 - Dec 2000

CAD Operator

Bührmann & Partners Consulting
  • Key Responsibilities:
    • Draw of civil and structural drawings.
    • Draw concrete & reinforcement drawings
  • CAD & other Experience:
    • CADDIE 11
Jul 1997 - Aug 2000

CAD Operator / Surveyor

Seelenbinder Consulting Engineers
  • Key Responsibilities:
    • Design & draw of architectural drawings.
    • Design & draw of workshop drawings..
    • Draw of civil and structural drawings.
    • Draw concrete & reinforcement drawings.
    • Land & building surveys. (Surveyed entire Nampower depot at Döbra, Windhoek)
    • Levelling.
    • Supervision of structural building works.
  • CAD & other Experience: 
    • AllyCad for Windows (Version 3.10 K)
    • Microsoft Word & Excel 2010
    • ModelMaker
    • Geodimeter (Surveying Instrument)
May 1989 - Jul 1997

Draughtsman Gr. 2

TransNamib Ltd
  • Key Responsibilities:
    • Design & draw of architectural drawings.
    • Design & draw of sidings.
    • Land & building surveys. (Surveyed entire Karibib station with "old tachy" instrument.)
    • Levelling.
  • CAD & other Experience: 
    • AllyCad for Dos
    • AllyCad for Windows
    • Stardust (Surveying program)
    • Old "Tachy" instrument.
    • Topcon (Surveying instrument)
    • Dumpy level

Portfolio of Employment & Education

Education

Education
Jan 1983 - Nov 1987

Senior certificate in Grade 12

Windhoek High School
  • In-house training at Transnamib as Draughtsman from 1989 to 1997.
  • Experience in the Civil part of the Engineering business since 1989 in the following fields:
    • Draughting of structural, civil services infrastructure, architectural and roads drawings.
    • Surveying (my favourite).
    • Levelling (my favourite).
    • Supervision (my favourite).
    • Contract administration (Including tender documentation; tender evaluation; payment certificates and correspondence to Client and or Contractor)

Extramural Activities & Interests

  • Camping, fishing & outdoor activities.
  • Just enjoying life!!