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Mechanical Engineer Machine Operator

Johannesburg, GP, South Africa
January 30, 2018

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Curriculum Vitae Nicolyn Pillay

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2 Kikuyu Road, Sunninghill, Sandton, Johannesburg, 2191 Cell - 061 *** ****

Pillay Nicolyn


Male Single Code 8

South African English

None Excellent

MS Office (Advanced), Pastel, Microsoft Project, Solid

Edge St7, Autodesk AutoCAD, Software/Hardware Installations, Troubleshooting

Educational Qualifications

High School Attended: Wingen Heights Secondary

Highest Standard Passed: Grade 12

Year: 2010

Subjects: Mathematics, English Home Language, Afrikaans First Additional Language, Physical Sciences, Information Technology, Accounting, Life Orientation

Tertiary Qualifications

University Attended: Durban University of Technology

Field Of Study: National Diploma – Mechanical Engineering (Completed 2016)

Employment History

Company: Little Green Beverages Pty Ltd

Position: Machine Operator

Period: 05th September 2017 - Present

Skills and Duties: Operate SIPA Machinery along FMCG Production Line such as:

SMI Flextronic Shrink Wrapper, Blow Molder, Filling Machine, Labeler,

Palletizer, Mass blender and Barcode Machine.

Conduct CIP (Cleaning in Progress) during allocated times

Complete Day-to-Day Reports (General, CIP, Maintenance, Safety)

Adhere to Company Rules, Regulations

Perform Autonomous Maintenance

Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)

Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)

Assist Line Supervisor with Day-to-Day Duties

Assist Quality Control Department with Day-to-Day Duties

Attend Regular training in terms of Safety and Quality.

Reason for leaving : Contract Expiring

Company: Redfab Engineering cc

Position: Mechanical Engineer

Period: 08th September 2015 - 28th July 2017

Skills and Duties:

- Prepare Method Statements, Cut Lists, Tender Documents, Progress Reports and other PM Duties.

- Manage and Control resources accordingly in terms of logistics, raw materials, work staff etc.

- Read/Interpret Engineering Drawings

- Perform Material Take Offs, Weight Calculations, Summaries And Presentations using Microsoft Office Package (Excel/Word/PowerPoint)

- Issue and Control Drawings for fabrication

- Perform Day-to-Day Procurement Duties

- Ensure Quality & Productivity by methods of continuous improvement, root cause analysis, random product checks

- Implement methods to improve productivity and Safety by devising a preventative action stance.

- Ensure TPM (Total Productive Maintenance) & GMP ( Good Manufacturing Processes ) are adhered to at all times.

- Perform various types of workshop tasks such as Punching, Grinding, Welding, Cutting etc.

- Operate and Maintain CNC Plasma Machine

- Utilize AUTOCAD software to prepare drawings for fabrication

- Perform Document Control Of all relevant documentation such as invoices, receipts, Job cards, Order/Delivery Notes, Transmittal Slips etc.

- Maintain Stock Levels of Consumables and Raw Materials

- Liase With Suppliers Such as Macsteel and Afrox/Air liquide amongst many others to reduce costs.

- Travel to sites with a team to facilitate construction, supervise work staff and Control General outcomes.

- Setup/Configure Routers, Printers and other electronic equipment when needed.

Reason for Leaving: Company Downsizing

Company: Be-Seen Promotions

Position: In-Store Promoter

Period: 01st June 2013 - 31st July 2013

Skills and Duties: Promote In-Store Products

Reason for Leaving: Part-time Job

Interests/Hobbies: Gym, Hiking, Athletics, Soccer, Cycling, Traveling, Swimming, Boxing,



I am perseverant and computer literate with good time management skills.

I am motivated, creative and innovative with a determination for success. I am able to work independently or in a team. I work efficiently under pressure and I possess good interpersonal skills.

References Shaun Naidu (General Manager/Mentor at Redfab Engineering cc)

Contact Number - 082 *** ****

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