Curriculum Vitae        
(shortened version Nov 2010)
 
Full Name                                                               Jacques Henry Smith
 
Tertiary Education:
 
Degree                                                                     B Eng (Civil) (1982): Registered professional civil engineer
                                                                                University of Pretoria
Degree                                                                     B Com (1989)
                                                                                Unisa
Certificate                                                                Marketing Management (1999)
                                                                                Unisa
 
Other Courses Completed:
 
Course                                                  Concrete Technology 6290 Part 1 & 2
                                                             City and Guilds of London Institute (Distinctions in both)
Award                                                    Silver medal for best worldwide student in part 2
 
Course                                                  Advanced Concrete Technology (Imperial College, London) Award                                                    Shield for the top South African Student
 
                                                                                                               
Employment History (Summarized):
 
1985 – 1986                                                            Dept Water Affairs: Bloemfontein Office
                                                                                Planning and design of farm dams and irrigation systems
1987 – 1991                                                            Sennett and Wessels Consulting Engineers
                    Resident Engineer on Civil Const sites (3 years)
                    Design Engineer and Project Manager (2 years)
1991 – 1998                                                            Cement & Concrete Institute
                    Course Manager, Lecturer and Concrete Technologist
1999 – 2003                                                            PPC Cement : Technical Marketing Manager
2003 – 2006                                                            Lafarge Readymix: RegionalTechnical Manager
2006 – 2008                                                            Gocrete Readymix: Startup member
2008 – 2009                                                            Afrimix Readymix: Divisional Technical Manager
2009 – 2010                                                            Go-Consult: Concrete Technologist