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Maintenance Training

$40 per hour
January 29, 2018

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David Kyapatala Mwanza

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Talented and precision dynamic metal fabricator, focused with more than 10 years’ experience in general metal fabrication and welding. I’m excel at improving productivity and maintaining exceptional safety standards, in success conducting through inspections and insuring adherence to superior quality controls. Resident in Solwezi can relocate if situation demands, clear working goals and job boundaries, patient and team work, able to work long hours and also safety conscious, require minimum supervision and able to interpret engineering drawings.



1984-1990 Kikombe Primary Grade 7 Certificate

1991-1992 Kasempa Boys Grade 9 Certificate

1993-1996 Solwezi technical boys grade 12 certificate PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS


1997-1999 Lusaka Training Craft Certificate in Metal Fabrication 2003 Nchanga Mine General First Aid

2011 Engineering Institution EIZ Certificate

2012 Flight Deck Safety Initiatives Crew Resource Management 2013 Esprit Skills Development Achieving Best Practice Maintenance Asset Management 2014 Core Training International Supervisory Leadership Program 2014 Core Training International Value-Add Coaching For Supervisors 2015 Work Rite Training Disciplinary Code Training 2015 Fqml Training Accident and Incident Investigation CAREER EXPERIENCE

Fqml -2008- Up to Date

Major Responsibilities

Ø Oversee and coordinate efforts of boiler makers and welders engaged in fabrication of heavy metal products and mechanical tools and machinery.

Ø Carry out inspection and maintenance in line with the equipment strategies. Ø Insuring maximum operational performance is achieved on fabrication and welding jobs. Ø Carry out maintenance and repairs on excavator buckets, dozar blades, dump body and ancillary mining equipment’s.

Ø Welding on ground engaging tools (G.E.T) plan and execute repairs effectively Ø Inspections and insure information recorded and send to the planner for action. Ø Managing and changing ground engaging tools

Ø Effectively instruct welders and boiler makers in advanced fabrication techniques. Nchanga Copper Mine 2003-2007

Major Responsibilities

Ø For the day to day mechanical maintenance of the processing plant. Ø Welding and fabrication of pipes at tailings leach plant. Ø Establishing preventative and maintenance within the process area and across the site. Ø Applied expertise with stick and fluxcore welding to assemble fabricated metal products. Ø Operated plasma cutter, acetylene torches and grinders. Ø Fabricated tools in accordance with blue prints, installed, dismantled and move machinery / pump bases.

Zambeef Huntley Farm Workshop 1999- 2001

Major responsibilities

Ø Curry out maintenance and repairs on trucks, tractors and farm machineries / equipment. Ø Structural and steel welding.

Ø Team training and competence building.

Ø Initiated fabrications of exhausts for trucks.

Ø Inspecting all fabricated materials after assembly to quality standards. Ø Applied expertise with stick / Tig, fluxcore welding, gas welding, brazing and bolt extractions. PERSONAL ATTRIBUTE.

Ø Patient and a team worker.

Ø Able to work long hours.

Ø Safety conscious.

Ø Require minimum supervision.

Ø Problem solving skills.

Ø Well-developed interpersonal oral communication skills in English HOBBIES

Ø Reading

Ø Sports

Ø Watching TV


Derek Strange

Boiler Shop Head of Section

Fqml Mining Division


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