Diesel Plant Fitter seeking employment


I am a Zimbabwean Diesel Plant Fitter with a class 1 Journeyman card. With more than 6 years of experience in the field, I am confident in my ability to contribute to your team and help ensure the smooth operation of your equipment.

I have experience in a wide range of areas, including diagnosis, repair, and maintenance of heavy-duty trucks, trailers, excavators and other heavy equipment. I have a strong understanding of engines, transmissions, brakes, and electrical systems, and have worked on a variety of makes and models.

I am willing to relocate. I believe that my skills and experience make me an excellent candidate, and I am confident that I would be a valuable asset to any organization in search of Heavy Duty diesel mechanics.

Serial No: 168411
Skills keywords: diesel plant fitter, heavy diesel mechanic, heavy diesel plant mechanic, heavy duty mechanic, hgv mechanic

List Of Qualifications & Related Skills:


Class 1 Journeyman Card
National Certificate in Diesel Plant Fitting


Knowledge of CAT SIS
Knowledge of CAT Electronic Technician
Dismantling, repairing and reassembling engines, transmissions, steering columns and other components
Fault finding on technical problems on equipment including Hydraulics and pneumatics
Adhering to ISO standards and system procedures
Planning and executing special maintenance projects
Adhering to all safety procedures
Computer literate

Interests & Hobbies:

Listening to music
Doing charity work
Spending time with family and friends
Watching movies

Previous Employment Details:

Nkux Skips and Plant Hire
2020-03-16 up to date
Position: Diesel Plant Fitter

Duties :
- Servicing and repair on equipment Bobcat I130, I150, CAT Loaders 950H, 966H and L, Dump Trucks CAT 740 D
Off Road trucks Nissan UD 290
Scania R500, R480, G460
Volvo FMX, FH12, FM400, FM440, FH440
TATA 813, 1518, 713
FUSO FM16-270, FM15-270

-Performing diagnostic tests to identify mechanical issues and determine the appropriate course of action.
-Removing faulty parts such as clutches, gearboxes, diffs, steering boxes and refit.
-Using service manuals and specialized tools and equipment to diagnose and repair components.
-Performing oil changes, bleeding gear lever systems, programming and other routine tasks.
-Inspecting and testing components to ensure they meet manufacturer and safety standards.
-Troubleshooting and diagnosing complex truck electrical and mechanical problems.
-Stripping components and listing all damaged parts that require replacement.
-Keeping all records up to date and in a timely manner.
-Attending to breakdowns and recovering equipment.
-Collaborating with other mechanics and team members to ensure efficient work flow and timely completion of repairs.
-Adhering to all safety standards and procedures.
-Complying to company code of conduct.
-Rebuild of 740 D
-Adhering to ISO standards and system procedures

Rio Zim Gold Pvt Ltd
2019-01-01 up to 2020-02-29
Position: Diesel Plant Fitter

Duties :
-Carrying out Planed maintenance and service on heavy duty equipment
-Machines worked on : CAT 730 740 ADTs, CAT 966 L H Front End Loaders, Drill Rigs Sandvik Pantera 1500i, Furukawa, CAT Dozers D9R, Excavator 374D
Mercedes Benz Actros, MAN, Freightliner, International, Isuzu 1400

-Fault finding on on technical problems on equipment including Hydraulics and pneumatics

Pretoria Portland Cement, Bulawayo Zimbabwe
2017-01-03 up to 2018-11-30
Position: Diesel Plant Fitter

Duties :
-Commissioning of new equipment
-Overhaul of hydraulic components.
-Troubleshooting using CAT Electronic Technician
-Ordering of spares using SAP
-Interpreting Oil analysis report

Machines worked on;
-CAT dump trucks 730ADT, 740ADT, 769D, 773, 777, 785, 789D
-Front end loaders 950H, 966H L, 988H, 980H, 980, 988F
-Excavator 374D
-Bulldozer D8R, D9R,
-Motor Graders 140G, 140H, 140K,
-Backhoe loaders Cat 428F
-Sandvik rigs DI 550, BELL and light vehicles

Current location:  Northern Cape, South Africa - View on map
Nationality: Zimbabwean
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Construction, Oil, Gas and Energy, Transport and Logistics
Spoken languages: english
Location I am interested in working: Anywhere