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Mechanical technician

USD 60000 annual
May 30, 2017

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Ojambo Patrick.

Current Address – Hospital Close Plot 18 Tororo Uganda.

Contact Numbers HOME: +256777794212 and +256771888165.


Skype: Patrick.ojambo


I am time served qualified heavy diesel technician. I have completed a recognized 3 year apprenticeship in diesel Automotive Light and Heavy Mining Equipment. I have spent 10 years as heavy mining equipment environment. I have also worked in, South Sudan, Somalia, Uganda and UAE Dubai, Congo.

Good sound knowledge and working experience on.

Light Vehicle and Heavy Commercial vehicles worked on:

Toyota: Hilux, Land cruisers, Ford: Ranger and Everest. Trucks: Iveco Prime Movers 6x6, Renault Prime Movers 4x6, Beiben Prime Movers 6x6 and Tippers 4zx6, Actros Tippers 6x6 and prime Movers 6x6, Scania Prime Movers 6x6.

Computer literate with Microsoft Office: (Word, Excel, point & Outlook).


CAT Machines Worked on:-

994H 950, 990, 992, 988, 966 loaders, 793D, 777’s, D10T,, 854K,824,16M, 24M Hyster forklifts, 428 C Caterpillar Backhoe Loaders, Dresser 515 Loaders, Hunslets Cummins powered locomotives.

BELL machines worked on: - B25B, B25D, Loader 2208, Bell forklifts, Bell graders, Bell dozer 680, Bell Tractor 1866.

Employment History

20th- 06- 2016 to 2017 (Current), Kibali Gold Mine: (Open pit mine), DRC Congo. Title: Workshop Manager.


Repair and maintenance of Caterpillar 793D on an Open Cast Mine, Attending to break downs and troubleshooting, diagnosis and repair of faults, Use of the electronic troubleshooting CAT ET and CAT SIS, VIMS Downloads from machines, Removal and installation of Caterpillar Remanufactured components, Ordering parts for backlog Jobs and Training Local Apprentices.

21st-08- 2014 -06-15-2016, Automotive Management Services Dubai, UN Workshop: (Mogadishu Somalia) POSITION: Workshop Supervisor.


Rebuild CAT 140G, 140H, and 16H Motor Graders, Repair and maintenance Wheel Loaders 990D and 994D, Rebuild excavators - 345B and 325B, Rebuilding and maintenance off highway trucks - 773D, 777D, 785B and 793C, Removal, installation and troubleshooting of components on all Caterpillar machines, Repair and maintenance of underground machines which include: AD30 and R1600 Elphinstone family, Repair and maintenance of construction equipment which include: Back Hoe Loaders 428E; Motor Graders 140h, 140k;

16th-feb-2008 - 15th-Dec-2010 Gulf Resource, (Underground Mine). (Mbale Uganda) Title: Workshop Foreman.


Repair and maintenance of Bell ADT in mining and construction sites, Trouble shooting on Bell ADTS, Rebuilding of Bell ADTS, Changing of failed components on Bell ADTs, & Loaders, Carry out of Parts list for failed components, Striping and assembling to Bell specification Bell Differentials.

20th-11-2006 - 03rd jan-2008 ORGANISATION: Fattouch Industrial Holding, (Open Pit Mine), South Sudan,

Title: Workshop Foreman.


Front End Loaders 966G, 928H and 950F; ADT 725 and 740, Repair and maintenance of Caterpillar Track Type and Wheel Type Tractors which include: Dozers D6R to D10R, D11R; 824 H and 854H, Stripping of differentials, wheel stations, suspension cylinders on off high trucks, assembling to CAT standards and specifications and compiling of the failure reports of components, Working under quality management systems to conform to ISO 90001:2000 requirements, by measuring my performance on a regular basis, Pre-delivery Inspections on new CAT machines, The use of CAT Service Information System (SIS), Work under the CAT contamination control systems, Machine downloads with the use of CAT ET and VIMS.

28-jan- 2010 to 30-Dec-2012: Hima Cement Lafarge Group Uganda.

Title: Quarry Supervisor.


Task execution and planning to do a job, Safety procedures in the workshops, First Aid Training for the workshops, Firefighting in the workshops, Overhead crane operation in workshops, Use of workshop tools correctly, Removal of Components from machines, Striping down machine components and carry out failure analysis, Troubleshooting procedures.


Large Off Highway Trucks 777D To 793D, Large Track Type Tractors D6, D7, D8, D9 to D11, Caterpillar Heat & Air Conditioning Systems, Caterpillar Engine Fundamentals, Caterpillar Power Train Fundamentals, Caterpillar Artisan Orientation, Caterpillar Basic Electronic Troubleshooting, Large Loaders 990 To 994, Caterpillar Back Hoe Loaders, Caterpillar Wheel Loaders 824 To 854 K, Caterpillar Backhoe Loaders 428E and 428F, Caterpillar Electronic Engine Troubleshooting (Mantrac Uganda).


DATE OF BIRTH: 06 October 1978.




English (FLUENT).

French (Fair).

Arabic: (Good).

Swahili: (Fluent).

All referees can be given upon request.

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