CV, Experienced And Adaptable Assistant Fitter Targeting The UK

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 21316

Skills keywords: documentation, lubrication maintainence, mechanical maintainence, supervisory, time management
Short Bio:

I started working at a young age as a scaffolding builder, then worked as a general electrical installation labourer, and became a semi skilled mechanical fitter for 4 years gaining strong understanding of factory work,team work, health and safety legislation, as well as mobile equipment certification. And have been working as a lubrication technician, for 2 years maintaining plant efficiency. Hands on and logically driven thinker that can fit into any environment

Current location: England, United Kingdom - View on map
Nationality: South African
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Oil, Gas and Energy, Manufacturing and Operations
Spoken languages: Afrikaans, english
Location I am interested in working: United Kingdom
List the countires you have a visa to work in: africa, United Kingdom

Career Summary

Company name : Thai Mali

Position held. : waiter, cook, stock control, floor supervisor

Duration. : Dec 2006 – Jan 2007

Reason for EOT : company closed


Company name : Super scaff

Position held. : labourer, fixer

Duration. : May 2007 – Nov 2007

Reason for EOT : new job prospected


Company name : D&T electrical

Position held. : labourer, cable tray fabricator, installation of  electrical equipment and lighting.

Duration. : Nov 2007 – May 2008

Reason for EOT : new job prospected


Company name : Sud Chemie Zeolites

Position held. : semi skilled fitter

Duties. : factory mechanical maintenance, vessel inspection, stripping equipment for cleaning, repairs to hydraulic systems, overhauling of pumps and equipment,

monthly planned maintenance. Reporting of plant defects, boxing up of pressure vessels/calciners.

Additional  training:

: fire training

:general health and safety

: first aid

: environmental awareness

: lifting equipment (10t overhead crane, 7t forklift)

: hazardous chemicals

Duration. : May 2008 – Aug 2009

Reason for EOT : global economic recession


Company name :TMS heating

Position held : fabricator

Duration. : Nov 2009 – Dec 2009

Reason for EOT : EOC


Company name :Elinem Coastal Projects

Position held. : fitter


– lay pipe lines, pressure testing, installation of pipe

– support, insulation of underground piping with

– anti-corrosion chem, metal work/fabrication.

Duration. : Feb 2010 – Jan 2011

Reason for EOT. : company out of work.


Company name : Heunes Engineering

Position held. : semi skilled fitter

Duties. : over see all plant maintenance at Sud Chemie

– Zeolites. Training of artisans on equipment based. at Sud Chemie Zeolites, metal works/fabrication of :guards.

Duration. : March 2011 – Feb 2012

Reason for EOT. : retrenchment


Company name : Engen fluid link, Zenzele lubrication

Position held. : lubricator

Duties. : monitor and upkeep of all moving equipment, by means of lubrication.. Control and reporting of equipment status and temperature readings, installation of lube systems, failure analysis.

Duration. : June 2012 – to date

Certification received: advanced bearing lubrication and failure analysis, basic lubrication theory, qualified lubricator.

Reason for leaving = deteriorating work environment



School attended : Tugela High School, Newcastle, South Africa

Highest pass. : standard 8 (grade 10)

Subjects passed : Engineering mathematics

: Engineering science

: Engineering drawing

: English

: Afrikaans

: business science

Awards received : languages

: Engineering mathematics

: Engineering science

: Engineering drawing