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Technician Control

Location:
United States
Posted:
January 24, 2012
Email:
foh4uu@r.postjobfree.com
Contact Info:
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PERSONAL DETAILS

SURNAME : Mutemeri
NAME : Tapiwa Clifford
DATE OF BIRTH : 15 June 1980
I.D NUMBER : 84 – 007062 –Y- 66
PASSPORT NO : BN713184
SEX : Male
MARITAL STATUS : Married
NATIONALITY : Zimbabwean
LANGUAGES : English, Ndebele and Shona
HOME ADDRESS : 149 Crescent Street
Atokia Village
Atok
0749
POSTAL ADDRESS : P.O. Box 745
Atok 0749
CELL NO : 082 *** ****
084 *** ****
Email : foh4uu@r.postjobfree.com
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WORK HISTORY
(1) Instrumentation and Control Technician – Bokoni Platinum Mines Ltd
April 2011 to date

Bokoni concentrator processes ore to concentrate and sends it to Polokwane smelter.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Maintenance and repair of level, temperature, pressure, flow, density and weight instrumentation for crusher plant, milling section, floatation cells, filter press and tailings thickener.
Timeous breakdown attendance.
Daily and weekly inspections as per schedule and corrective action.
Faultfinding and troubleshooting using PCS7.
Standby duties and overtime when required.
Assisting in plant upgrades and commissioning of new equipment.
Conducting mini hazard identification and risk assessment prior to tasks.

(2) Instrumentation and Control Technician – Apollo Tyres - Ladysmith
December 2009 to March 2011

Apollo Tyres is a manufacturer of Dunlop passenger tyres. Its factory is situated in the Kwa-Zulu Natal province town of Ladysmith.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Performing scheduled preventive maintenance work and completing test and maintenance reports.
Installation of control and measurement instruments on existing and new plant equipment and processes.
Periodic calibration of components, instruments and loops according to manufacturer’s specifications.
Consult manufacturers manuals, circuit diagrams and blue prints to determine tests and maintenance procedures for instruments used for measuring and controlling flow, level, pressure, temperature, density, among other variables in manufacturing and processing.
Trouble shooting of control loops and attending to breakdowns.
Assisting and working with artisans during plant breakdowns refurbishments / shutdown’s
Consulting with and advising process operators/operations personnel.
Training of apprentices, attachment students and learner graduates.
Safety, Health, and Environmental (SHE), such as conducting safety talks, ensuring good house keeping, waste management, among other duties.

(3) Instrumentation and Control Technician – Zimbabwe Phosphate Industries
July 2009 – November 2009

Zimphos is an ISO 14001: 2004 certified organisation and is a division of Chemplex Corporation. Its core business is the manufacture of acids, stock feeds, water treatment and other industrial chemicals.

(4) Instrumentation and Control Technician – Bindura Nickel Corporation (BNC)
June 2008– March 2009

B.N.C is an ISO 14001: 2004 certified organisation with a workforce of 4500 employees. B.N.C is the largest Nickel producer and exporter in Zimbabwe. It operates a metallurgical complex – Concentrator, Smelter, refinery and two underground mines

(5) Instrumentation and Control Technician – Hippo Valley Estates
June 2007 – May 2008

Hippo Valley Estates is an ISO 14001:2001, SABS certified organisation with a workforce of 7000 employees. It is a leading sugar cane grower and miller in Zimbabwe producing both raw and refined sugar. It operates a sugar mill, packaging factory, and distillery.

(6) Instrumentation and Control Technician - Zimbabwe Iron and Steel Company (ZISCO)
January 2006– May 2007

ZISCO is an ISO 9001:2000 certified organisation with a workforce of 1800 employees. ZISCO is the largest steel making company in Zimbabwe. It produces for export to customer specification with a fully automated sinter plant.

(7) Apprentice Instrumentation and Control Technician – Sable Chemical Industries
September 2001 – September 2005

Sable Chemical Industries is the sole supplier and producer of nitrogenous fertilisers in Zimbabwe. With a 14 unit electrolysis plant for the production of Hydrogen and a multi-stage air separation plant for the production of nitrogen, has a variety of pneumatic instrumentation.
OTHER SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES

Effective communication skills at all personnel levels.
Self starter capable of working with minimum supervision and very adaptive to new and varying conditions
Ability to develop subordinates to improve their standards of operation and adapt to new systems and equipment.
Very good analytical and problem solving skills.

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

Apprenticeship trained Instrumentation and Control Technician.
Trade Test Certificate – Instrumentation and Control
National Diploma in Instrumentation and Control – Higher examinations council (HEXCO) – November 2004 (Harare Polytechnic College Jan 2004-Nov 2004)
National Certificate in Instrumentation and Control – HEXCO – April 2003 (Kwekwe Polytechnic May 2002- April 2003)

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

1. Advanced Level Examination - Cambridge (Gifford High) Zimbabwe (1998)
A-Level Examination (Mathematics, Physics and Geometrical and Mechanical Drawing)

2. Ordinary Level Examination – Zimsec / Cambridge (Mzingwane High School) Zimbabwe (1996)
10 GCE- Ordinary level Passes Including Mathematics, English Language and Sciences

HOBBIES

Watching Soccer, Cricket & Rugby

REFERENCES

Mr K. Gomo
Project Engineer
AGE Technologies
Germiston Tel No : +27 76 295 4194
Mr. T.E Mbele
Senior Instruments Technician
Bokoni Platinum Mines
Tel No : +27 83 450 9500
+27 15 620 0140