Alessio Testa

Skilled and enthusiastic worker, with a strong background  in and knowledge of all building materials.

Able to work with minimum supervision, but also a good team player, able to organise and plan a work schedule, achieve targets and meet deadlines.

Professional, meticulous and methodical, with extensive experience in Quantity, Land and Engineering surveys. Proven track record of work experience in Surveying and Engineering companies, in Civil Construction  and within the family-owned building company.

Currently living In Rome, I am now looking for a new challenge.

 

WORK   EXPERIENCE

Refurbishment as Engineer work in Testa Impianti                                                             September 2015 to Now

 Rome(IT)  

 

 Plan and complete refurbishment work including:

  • Renovation of roofs, flooring and walls
  • Re-plumbing and re-wiring
  • Electric and Electronic sistem
  • Masonry construction and renovation

 

 

Refurbishment work in private houses                                                              February 2015 to date

 London (UK)  

 

 Plan and complete refurbishment work including:

  • Renovation of roofs, flooring and walls
  • Re-plumbing and re-wiring
  • Masonry construction and renovation

 

Assistant Engineer internship                                                                                         March 2015

Hurry Construction, London (UK)

 

Technical advisor and Engineering services                                           April  2014 to January  2015

Gemma Sandro Studio (tecnical drawing, surveying, valuations etc) - Casperia - Rieti (Italy)                 

  • Responsible for monitoring all stages of construction, elevations, setting out grid lines, points and control points, as well as overseeing surveys on construction sites in Rieti
  • CAD and Revit presentations of elevations and floor plans, elevations and sections in required scale
  • Responsible for meeting needs and requirements of client on site
  • Preparation of tender and contract documents including pricing based on measurements and quantities
  • Advising clients on schemes and projects and determining their requirements
  • General office administration and data management services including data protection
  • Interim evaluations & cost reports

 

Intern at a Structural laboratory

Università Roma Tre,  Rome (Italy)                                                                September 2013 to December 2014

 

  • Preparation and testing of structural elements and studying new structural systems
  • Study of new materials for use in structural construction in seismic areas, or in areas subject to extreme environmental conditions.

 

Refurbishment works at private houses                            February 2007 to December 2014

Fausto Testa & figli, Rieti (Italy)

Plan and complete refurbishment works including

  • Renovation of roofs, floors and walls
  • Re-plumbing and re-wiring
  • Masonry Construction and renovation

 

KEY SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Knowledge of building construction, costs, materials, and supervision of onsite work
  • Knowledge of Asbestos from in-house course with certificate from Pennington Choices (London)
  • Preparing plans, contracts and budgets
  • Land surveying services with use of related instruments, specialised in the use of Leica  

 instruments

  • Cost planning, estimates, budget monitoring and cost control
  • Managing projects and multi-disciplinary teams
  • Identifying building defects and offering advice on work required and relative costs
  • Monitoring progress and ensuring work is completed on schedule

 

PERSONAL SKILLS

  • Organised, attentive, practical, dynamic and punctual
  • Ability to work autonomously or in a team and to take the initiative to resolve issues
  • Adaptable and flexible. Professional and with a strong work ethic. Positive attitude and energy
  • Excellent organisational, managerial and problem solving skills;
  • Ability to communicate and deal with professionals from different construction companies
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines;
  • Strong sense of responsibility, highly motivated and professionally ambitious

 

LANGUAGES:                               

 

Italian: Mother Tongue;         English: Intermediate (written and spoken).                      

 

SOFTWARE:   AutoCAD 2D and 3D and Rendering, Office Package, ARCHline, SAP2000, Revit, Java.

 

TECHNICAL INSTRUMENTS: Total Station Leica TS06 & 09, GPS Receiver, Ferroscan.

 

EDUCATION

BSc Structural Civil Engineer - December 2014    University of Rome 3

Higher National Diploma - Expert Electronic Technician qualification - July 2010

 

ADDITIONAL  CERTIFICATIONS

ECDL (European Computer Driving License), Asbestos.

 

Driving License :  A, B, C