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Electrical Manager

Location:
GP, 1559, South Africa
Posted:
November 28, 2017

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CURRICULUM VITAE

PERSONAL DETAILS

NAME ADAM PHIRI

ADDRESS ** **** ** ****** **** SPRINGS 1559

PHONE 071*******/073*******

EMAIL ac3ir4@r.postjobfree.com

PERSONAL PROFILE

As a dedicated and Flexible Tradesman, I seek to utilize the skills developed through my more than 20years experience in the field, my College training and my training as an Apprentice. My diverse skills in the Electrical field makes me innovative for any position in the field. The word impossible to me is in the Dictionary. In the Technical field there is a way.

ACADEMIC QUUALIFICATIONS

“O” Level Cambridge School Certificate 8 Subjects

“A” level Cambridge School Certificate 3 Subjects

TECHNICAL QUALIFICATIONS

1.NATIONAL CRAFT CERTIFICATE IN ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS

2.NATIONAL ADVANCED CRAFT CERTIFICATE IN ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS

3.CHATERED ELECTRICAL ENGINEER PART 1 ENGINEERING COUNCIL UK

(SAQA EQUIVALENT NQF 5)

(A SENIOR MEMBER OF THE SA INSTITUTE OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS)

DEVELOPMENTAL COURSES

Advanced Industrial Electronics

GT26 CU-2 General Motors Electrical Certificate

GT26 CU-2 General Motors Mechanical Certificate

Supervisory Skills

Problem Solving

Westinghouse Pneumatic Course

Occupational Safety

Improving Work Processes

Programmable Logic Controllers

Effective Industrial Relations in the Workplace September 2009 with SEIFSA

Supervisory Development Program From July 2008 to July 2009 with Work wise(NQF L4)

Legal Liability for Management April 2009 with S.R.A

Legal Liability for Management again in 2012

First Aid

HV working

WORK EXPERIENCE

1.LOCOMOTIVES >Overhaul of all Electrical Equipment including Generators and Motors

>Load Testing

>Complete rewiring of Power and Control circuits

>Fault finding and repair of faulty circuits

2. PLANT MAINTANANCE

>Fault finding low and medium voltage Electrical distribution networks

>Diagnosis and repair of workshop machinery i.e. Lathes and Milling

Machines, Mixers, AC and DC drive

>Power supply units, Stand by Generators, Industrial Ovens, Conveyor

Systems and Starters.

EMPLOMENT HISTORY

2017-04-18 to CURRENT SENIOR SUPERVISOR NALEDI RAIL ENGINEERING

Duties and Responsibilities

Plan material and resources for Repair of locomotives

Supervise execution of work and on time delivery

2016-11-14 to 2017-03-31 GROUP LEADER ALSTOM UBUNYE

Duties and Responsibilities

Responsible for all activities in P21 Paint Workshops

Oversee the final painting of Prasa Coaches

Oversee final painting of Prasa Locomotives

Oversee priming and painting of all GE project components

Planning and validating all work to be done in the department

Responsible for HSE and Discipline in the department

2016-08-24 to 2016-11-11 PRODUCTION MANAGER MIZANA ENGINEERING

Duties and Responsibilities

Oversee the Production lines in the Rewire of HT Frames and LT frames

Oversee the production of LED lights for Prasa passenger trains

Responsible for all projects to be undertaken in the workshop

Responsible for HSE in the workshop

Responsible for quality of all products from the production lines

Responsible for discipline

2014-09-01 to 2015-11-09 CONTRACTS MANAGER BAKARA ENGINEERING

Achievements

The Company was being sued by Suppliers. Managed to clear all the backlog of invoices left by the former incumbent of the post and made BAKARA the Company of choice for the Suppliers of Rotating machines to Prasa. Built a good name for the Company through liaising with suppliers and a quick turnaround time. Minutes of meetings can confirm.

Duties and Responsibilities

>Secure and Supervise overhaul of rotating machines from Prasa namely Traction motors, Main generators and alternators, Exhausters and Compressors.

>Draw up quotations on the repairs to be carried out and invoice.

>Ensure timeous delivery and good workmanship.

2013-10-01 to 2014-08-31 PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR BAKARA ENGINEERING

Duties and Responsibilities

>Supervise the repair and maintenance of Shosholoza Meyl (PRASA) locomotives to required standards

>Ensure proper materials are used and maintain a high standard of good workmanship

>Maintain records of work carried out.

>Maintain discipline in the workplace.

2010-11-01 to 2013-09-30 SECTION LEADER ELECTRICAL COMMUTER TRANSPORT ENGINEERING

Achievements

Introduced team work and Multi skilling. Not to have one say he or she does this only. This resulted in work progression and not to wait for someone not at work that day. This resulted in confidence within the team and more work output.

Duties and Responsibilities

>HSE Control, ensure safety and a clean working environment is maintained at all times

>Job allocations and validating worked hours.

>Material control, ordering and controlling all material from stores and small parts shop used in the rewiring and assembling of motor and trailer coaches.

>Refurbishment and testing of different types of Pantographs for use on motor coaches.

>Refurbishment and testing of switches, surge arresters and roof insulators and arc chutes.

>General maintenance of all electrical equipment and power distribution in the plant

>Quality, ensure the standard of workmanship and performance is of high quality in the whole electrical department.

>Identify training needs and skills development. Assist with training.

>Industrial relations including discipline and handling of grievances.

>Cost control, regulate use of consumables and stick to budget.

>Scheduling work to keep to the plan and meet targets.

>Provide leadership and direction to the whole of the electrical department.

2008-05-18 to 2010-10-31 ELECTRICAL FOREMAN UCWP (Murray&Robberts)

Achievements

This is the highlight of my career I single handedly designed the HV cabling layout on the under frame top deck for the 15E locomotive after the design team had failed. This is to cancel out the magnetic flux and the resultant Eddy currents. It was approved by Transnet and that is the design on all 15E locomotives. I was the only one allowed to order Toshiba machinery from stores and keep records for forward planning since it takes long to order from Japan. I also modified Locomotive number one on many aspects since it was the prototype.

Duties and Responsibilities

>Job clocking and validating pay times

>Material control (weekly manufacturing schedule-ordering from stores all material and equipment used in the assembling of 15E locomotives)

>Job allocations, manpower planning and forward loading.

>HSE and Quality control to ensure a high standard of good workmanship.

>Identify training needs and skills development.

>Industrial relations including disciplinary hearings and attending to grievances.

>Scheduling work to keep with program and taking up design changes with design department.

>Recruitment to ensure correct staffing levels.

2007 to 2008-05-18 PLANT ELECTRICIAN JAPS ENGINEERING BENONI

Achievements

Stopped all the outsourcing of repairs to all electrical equipment i.e. welding machines, plant machinery including benders. Resuscitated all unfunctional electrical machines.

Duties and Responsibilities

>Wiring of new installations

>Servicing electrical machine i.e. Transformers, welding machines, electric motors and related equipment

>Repairing broken down machines and attending to breakdowns in the plant

>Responsible for the general electrical maintenance of the whole factory.

1993 to 2007 DIESEL ELECTRICIAN MPOPOMA MOTIVE POWER DEPOT NRZ ZIMBABWE

Achievements

Appointed the responsibility of looking after the New Passenger Power Coach on a daily basis in liaison with the supplier who was UCW. Worked with the Canadian team to commission new Locomotives and effect changes where necessary.

Duties and Responsibilities

Overhaul of all Electrical Equipment fitted on Diesel Locomotives

Load Testing to determine Power output of locomotives after servicing

Trial testing after continuous failures

Rewire of Power and Control circuits

Fault finding and diagnosis of problematic circuits

Attending to on line failures

Servicing of passenger Power Coach

Training of Apprentices

1989 to 1992 APPRENTICE ELECTRICIAN NRZ ZIMBABWE

REFS:

1.Shadreck Dube (+27603269250)

Mechanical Engineer

2.Charles Mphuthi (081*******)

Production Manager – Alstom Ubunye



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