I can offer my experience of 20 years working as Architect in Colombia, and 2 years in New Zealand, as Architectural designer.
I have the experience in private and Public projects andI understandthecommitment that this mean, for what I am ready to give the best of my knowledge and my passion for the design working for my employer and for the community.
My work in this kind of projects, for many years required me to take quality decisions and I canwork under pressure.
I am co founder of Social Corporation Provivienda Bolivar 91, In the North East Commune, Medellín City, Colombia, a private No profit Organization. In this project we built 130 housing project by self management of resources and social education for the families, in high social risk. My work in the organization was without pay.
For 2 years I was Project Manager of the Housing Company of Antioquia, -VIVA, a Public company that develops housing projects for the poorest families in the Department of Antioquia, Colombia.
For 14 years, I was architect of the Integral Regional Auditory of the Contraloria General de Antioquia, Public Enterprise of the Department of Antioquia, Colombia. My Function was the Audit and control of public works through the assessment of contracts made in the municipalities,for the constructions of schools, social housing projects, cultural buildings, hospitals, etc.
I had been working 2 years in New Zealand, as Self employ in De Jong Management Services LTD.I have finished my second project in that I got Building Consent.
For one year ( 2009 ) I did social voluntary work with a Maorí community in Clendon in New Zealand, with The Four Square Christian church.We wereworking with solo mothers with many children, in social risk. We were teaching cooking and how to rice the children withhealthy customs.
I want to offer my experience with the possibility to continue working in New Zealand because Iam able to take new challenges with confidence And I want to put all my effort and participation to make the projects successful.
Ana Garrido De Jong