Areas Of Expertise:
- Project Planning and Scheduling
- Project Management
- Project Management Office
- Master of Science (Petroleum and Gas Engineering)
- Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)
About David Welekwe
David Welekwe is a team-focused professional with several years of experience in project planning, scheduling, and engineering experience in numerous sectors. David has successfully planned, scheduled, and monitored several multi-million-dollar projects with varying levels of complexity. David brings value-adding range of experience, knowledge & skills to project delivery.
What David brings
- Sound knowledge of project planning and scheduling principles.
- Strong effective communication, relationship building and stakeholder management.
- Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
- Team oriented and delivers to deadlines.
As a Planner/Scheduler at Ertech, David lead the development and management of project schedules, established Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), developed and maintained weekly dashboards with S-Curves to represent key areas of the project. David developed schedules for tenders, contributed to the pre-contracts team during tender development. David supported Project Managers in report interpretation, analysis of project performance, forward planning and development of corrective actions to maximise project delivery outcomes. David also provided technical and administrative guidance to business units, contributed to corporate policy, guidelines and procedure development, minimised company exposure to risk through the management of scope and expectations, contributed to the development and revision of strategic direction for various programs.
As a Planning/Scheduling Engineer at TNO Projects, David managed highly complex schedules for several clients, established and managed a variety of progress reports on schedule performance, utilizing PERT and Gantt Charts, critical path method and finish variances. David also coordinated schedules from multiple contractors and incorporated into the integrated master schedule, prepared and managed project tracking reports to ensure that projects were delivered on time and on budget.