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Driver, Carpenter (shop fitting & restoration)

Johannesburg, GP, South Africa
April 17, 2018

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Current & Previous Experience

Employed at T* Surveillance Sollutions

(David Young - 082-***-****)

Position held: Control room operator

Duration: April 2017 - Current

Duties: Keeping up to date surveillance on all fleet vehicles and trailers

Report all and any irregularities discovered regarding trucks, trailers

Stay in contact with the drivers on their trips

Report any irregularities discovered to the Distribution Centre control room

Contact drivers to confirm their vehicle and trailer numbers and destination

Confirm driver's details with the details received from the Distribution Centre

Daily report writing

Regular camera checks to confirm stock, truck, trailer and driver are safe

Contract employment at Makro Recycling Potgietersrus (AngloPlat)

(Wilma van Rensburg – 072-***-****)

Position held: Training as: Static jaw crusher and MC 1000 operator

Duration: February 2013 – End April 2013

Duties: Oil store controlling and cleaning

Assisted field service mechanics if and where necessary

General yard cleaner (housekeeping)

SHE management and compliance (barricading)

Assisted with conveyor belt splicing

General daily maintenance on crusher plant

Contract employment at ELB Construction Pretoria

(Wilma van Rensburg – 072-***-****)

Position held: S/S Fitter and general all rounder

Duration: March 2012 – April 2012

Duties: SHE Management and Compliance

Assisting all artisans where and when needed

Assisted in cutting with torches

Assisted with grinding

Assisted surveyors with leveling of tippler drives and motors

Helped with health and safety officers duties

Adhering to all company policies and procedures at all times

Employed at Armentum Carpentry Pretoria

(Wynand Schoeman – 082-***-****)

Position held: Storeman, handyman, carpenter, driver

Duration: November 2010 to February 2012

Duties: Checking all workshop tools

Repairing of all workshop tools

Maintaining all workshop tools

Installation of all 3 phase machines

Stock ordering

Stock taking

Fill in as second driver if and when needed

Building and installing and repairing of built – in cupboards and kitchens

Measuring and cutting of boards for various jobs

Admin and filing

Opening and closing of workshop

Working independently and as a team

Travelling (driving) to various sites

Assisting with loading and off loading

Assisting with spraying and tinting of units

Assisted with problem solving of staff issues

Performing to meet all deadlines at all times

Employed at Artistic Diecraft Pretoria

(Gordyn Blything – 082-***-****)

Position held: Storeman, handyman and press operator

Duration: March 2007 – July 2008

Duties: Checking all workshop tools

Repairing of all workshop tools

Maintaining all workshop tools

Assisting in installation of all 3 phase machines

Stock taking

Cutting of metals for job orders

Measuring and cutting of metals for various medals, buckles and badges

Operating of various metal press machines

Operating of laithe machine

Working independently and as a team

Travelling to various sites

Assisting with loading and off loading

Performing to meet all deadlines at all times

Assist in the working of gold and silver precious metals

Insuring minimum wastages of said precious metals

Painting and glazing of various medals and badges

Signing out completed job orders on delivery/pick up

Employed at Workforce Kempton Park

(George Moore – 083-***-****)

Position held: Operational HR Supervisor

Duration: October 2005 – March 2007

Duties: Recruiting and training of contract staff

Reference checking of contract staff

Meeting with clients regarding short term contractors

Dispatching contracted staff to clients

Ensuring staff transport to and from required sites

Paying of contracted staff wages

Handling and resolving of all wage queries

Admin and filing of all applications forms

Updating of all contractors files

Adhering to company policies and procedures

Employed at F & N Consultants

(Fanie Steynberg – 071-***-****)

Position held: Assistant Sales Manager

Duration: August 2008 – December 2009

Duties: Recruiting Staff

Reference checking of all staff

Training new staff as consultants

Meeting with new clients

Cold calling

Ensuring of customer satisfaction

Assisting in the paying of wages

Handling and resolving of all sales queries

Handling all paperwork regarding all new clients

Finalizing all new client contracts

Employed at Bingelela Restaurant

(Joss Joubert – 083-***-****)

Position held: Barman

Duration: December 2009 – July 2010

Duties: Preparation of standard mixed drinks

Preparation of mixed drinks to match customers’ specific orders

Knowledge of various drink recipes

Preparation of drinks quickly, accurately and without waste

Taking of orders directly from customers

Receiving of orders from waiters and waitresses

Collecting payment from customers and operating cash register

Cleaning up after customers and cleaning of work area

Serving of food to customers seated at the bar

Ensuring all customers meet legal age requirements for purchase of alcohol and tobacco products

Responsibility to ensure customers do not over indulge in alcohol

Responsibility for maintaining liquor and bar supplies

Ensuring cleanliness of all glasses

Mixing of ingredients to prepare cocktails and other drinks

Arranging bottles and glasses to make attractive displays

Serve customers in a friendly and helpful manner

Monitor and maintain an inventory of supplies

Perform physical activities such as lifting and stooping

Education & Qualifications

Secondary Education

Institution: Amajuba High - Newcastle

Academic information: Grade 12 (1993)




Afrikaans (1st language)

Higher Grade


English (2nd language)

Higher Grade



Standard Grade



Low Grade


Business Economics

Standard Grade



Standard Grade



Identity Document


C1 (Code 10) Drivers Licence

Documents available on request

J Ambrose

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