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Johannesburg, GP, South Africa
November 13, 2017

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Curriculum Vitae of Kagiso Matlala

*. Contact Information

Address: **** ******** ******, ********** **** 0152. Cell: 071-***-****


2. Personal Details

ID Number: 920***-****-***

Date of birth: 14 January 1992

Nationality: South African

Gender: Male

Marital Status: Single

Languages: English & Sepedi

Criminal Offence: None

3. Career Goal

To work in a position that gives me the opportunity to utilize my significant technical skills and competences in the field of boilermaker to contribute towards the effectiveness and efficiency of the organisation.

4. Skills and Competencies/ Areas of Expertise

Technical proficiency in boilermaker works

Knowledge of applicable boiler codes.

Skilled in the fabrication, joining and repair of a variety of metal objects, equipment, fixtures and structures.

Well organized and understanding of safety regulations

Ability to multi-task and work as a team

Adherence to standards, housekeeping & knowledge of welding safety practices.

Ability to carry out verbal and written instruction and reports.

Problem solving, decision making and analytical skill o Resolve work obstacles and issues positively and quickly

Sound verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills: o My ability to speak, write and present myself fluently and immaculately has enabled me to have good interpersonal relations with different people.

Time management skill

Diligent with greater attention to details

Enthusiastic, innovative, assertiveness, self-starter and results driven

Strong accountability, punctuality and ethical conduct

Independent, self-motivated, proactive thinking, ability to do own job planning and function independently

Willingness to accept responsibility

Ability to produce consistently accurate work whilst under pressure

Excellent computer skills (all Microsoft Office packages; Internet & Emails). 5. Employment History

Job title: Boilermaker Trainee 2013 – 2017

Employer: Group Live Projects

Reason for leaving: Successfully completed training Responsibilities:

Perform all duties described under boilermaker trainee.

Follow instructions from supervisor.

Maintain equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety.

Gas cutting, gouging & welding

Fabricating, removing and replacing of heavy steel

Reading blueprints and drawings and taking measurements to plan layout and procedures.

Cutting steel with cutting torch

Using various welding machines and welding processes

Aligning & fitting components

Designs, fabricates, joins, and/or repairs equipment, fixtures and various types of metal objects and structures using oxygen-acetylene, electric arc, MIG and TIG welding techniques.

Operates drill presses, punching, power saws, grinders, metal lathes and a variety of welding equipment and hand tools.

Analyzes plans, drawings, work samples, specifications, and work orders to determine work requirements and sequence of welding assignments.

Using Guillotine to cut plates

Doing Layout

Doing housekeeping when the task/job is complete. 6. Educational Background

Institution: Ekurheni East College 2012 -2013

Course: Mechanical Engineering N4 – N6

Subjects Passed: Mechanical Draughting; Mechanotechnics; Engineering Science; Mathematics; Mechanical Drawing & Design; and

Strength of Materials & Structure

Institution: Randfontein Campus 2013

Course: Engineering Studies

Subjects: Platters Theory & Plating & Structural Steel Drawing School: Dithamaga Secondary School 2009

Highest Grade: Grade 12

Subjects Passed: English


Life Science


Physical Science

Life Orientation

Agricultural Science

7. Practice Training

Institution: Fundi Training Centre April 2013 – Sept 2013 Course: Boilermaker

Practical Tasks:

Cutting Torch and Gas Welding, Operating Power Saw, Bending Press Punch & Shear Machine & Rolling Machine

Structural Boilermaker

ARC Welding

Development and Fabrication

Safety –Step 1-2-3 & 5

8. References

Group Five

Contact Person: Lucia Ellan (HR Official)

Cell: 082-***-****


Contact Person: Lukas (Boilermaker)

Cell: 081-***-****

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