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Qualified Boilermaker/foreman

Location:
South Africa
Posted:
February 15, 2018

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CURRICULUM VITAE

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE AND CAREER OBJECTIVE

I am a skilled worker in the construction/mining environment, demanding sound judgement with well-developed decision making abilities directed towards building a meaningful career as a team player, resulting in job satisfaction within a participatory management organisation. I am willing to be formally exposed to a training environment in order to realise a meaningful training-on-the-job experience with an employer of choice. I am diligent in completion of tasks, which may vary in level of complexity. I attract business with fast results and enhanced client relationships. Very fast and accurate worker who enjoy what I do and who always try to improve.

BIOGRAPHICAL DETAIL

Surname: Snyders

Name: Johannes Stephanus Matthys

ID no: 620***-****-***

Passport: South African

Health: Excellent

Gender: Male

Marital status: Married

Number of dependants: 0

Drivers license Code 08 (own vehicle)

Nationality: South African

Languages: Afrikaans, English (Excellent)

Criminal Offences: None

Religion: Christian

Proficiencies include, but are not limited to:

Ability to learn fast and is a methodical worker who can perform well under extreme pressure in a construction/mining environment and is sufficiently computer literate on my career level.

Intensely interested in and orientated towards service excellence and will always ‘to go the extra mile’ to meet the requirements of customers and fellow workers;

Has a warm-hearted attitude towards customers, with pleasant telephone etiquette and good customer relations, always trying to keep client and colleagues happy and impressed;

Self-motivated, independent operator who can achieve despite limitations, such as budget constraints and short time-frames, simultaneously pursuing team goals.

Wide experience in welding and boiler making. Operational knowledge of hand and power tools. Familiar with safety policies. Proficient in welding techniques and metallurgy. Read and interpret construction drawings.

EDUCATION & TRAINING

Highest Standard Past: Nine

Other training courses completed:

Trade Test Boiler Making (Section 13)

Provided by Olifants Fontein, Pretoria (04 June 1985)

Legal Liability (Level 4)

Provided by S&S Training * Thamali Solutions, Kusile – 2014/2015

Risk Assessment for Supervisor’s (Level 3)

Provided by S&S Training * Thamali Solutions, Kusile – 2014/2015

Planned Task Observation in a Working Place (Level 3)

Provided by S&S Training * Thamali Solutions, Kusile – 2014/2015

Conduct an Investigation into Workplace Incidents (Level 3)

Provided by S&S Training * Thamali Solutions, Kusile -2014/2015

Basic Rescue and fall protection plan

Provided by S&S Training * Thamali Solutions, Kusile – January 2014

Occupational Health and Safety Act (Level 4)

Provided by S&S Training * Thamali Solutions, Kusile -04/07/2014

Alstom – Kusile’s Key Influencer Program

Provided by Advanced Risk Management Solutions Ltd Kusile – 10/09/2014

Legal Liability

Provided by Anglo American – Mogalakwena Concentrators(06/03/2013)

First Aid – Level 1

Provided by Anglo American – Mogalakwena (30/03/2012)

Hydraulic Maintenance Course

Provided by Garnett Cross Hydraulic Courses – Mogalakwena (20/09/2004)

Basic Rigging & Slinging (Lifting Tackles, Chain & Lever Blocks)

Provided by Dynalift Training – Mogalakwena (25/10/2012)

Explain and Perform Fall Arrest Techniques when working at Heights

Provided by Dynalift Training – Mogalakwena (25/10/2012)

Earthmoving Equipment

Provided by Transvaal Training – Steelpoort (26/09/2009)

MS Excel level 1

Provided by Siyanroba Seminars – Johannesburg (09/2008)

Basic Rigging

Provided by Quaerit – Steelpoort (19/09/2007)

Operating Lift Trucks Level 3

Provided by Licence Wise Training Specialists – Steelpoort (08/10/2007)

Counterbalance Lift Trucks Level 3

Provided by Licence Wise Training Specialists – Steelpoort (01/10/2007)

Working at Heights

Provided by Immortal Safety Products – Steelpoort (08//2007)

SKILLS AND CHARACTERISTICS

Fully Bilingual

Computer literate

General management skills

Analytical and problem solving

Flexible and adjustable to prioritise where and when needed

Attention to detail

Communication with all management levels

Time management

Independent worker able to cope without supervisors

Can work accurately under pressure and deadlines and overtime

Honest, loyal and hardworking

Friendly and polite good interpersonal skills

Always trying to improve and perform better

Responsible and reliable

GENERAL

Hobby’s

Fishing

Hunting

Panel beating and Spray painting.

Reading

Movies and Series

Interests

World News and proceedings

Cars and Motorbikes

EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE

Name of Employer Murray and Roberts (Kusile PowerStation)

Date 03 May 2016 – (Contract ends at the end of Feb 2018)

Position Boilermaker foreman

Duties Oversee operations on a day-to-day basis

and ensure that work is done safely on time

and within budget.

Attending weekly safety meetings

Ensure that work complies with health and

Safety legislation.

Controlling of all site documentation, updating

of safety permits.

Construction of steel structures

Completing of Risk Assessments and appointing

on a daily basis.

Name of Employer Bhubezi Projects (Kusile PowerStation)

Date 10 January 2014 – 09 December 2015

Position Technical Query Team Supervisor

Duties Oversee operations on a day-to-day basis

and ensure that work is done safely on time

and within budget.

Attending weekly safety meetings.

Liaise with engineers, managers and

Supervisors.

Ensure that work complies with health and

Safety legislation.

Make sure that the deadline for completing

work is met.

Controlling and managing of site materials.

Ordering of materials, site labour and

drawings.

Controlling of all site documentation, updating

of safety permits.

Completing of Risk Assessments and appointing

on a daily basis.

Reason for leaving: Contract finished

Name of Employer Maxi Engineering

Date 26 August 2011 – end Nov 2012

Position Site Manager at PPL Mine

Duties Oversee operations on a day-today basis

and ensure that work is done safely on

time and within budget.

Attending weekly safety meetings.

Liaise with engineers, foreman and

supervisors.

Ensure that work complies with health

and safety legislation.

Make sure that the deadline for completing

work is met.

Controlling and managing of site materials,

ordering of materials, site labour and

drawings.

Controlling of all site documentation,

including invoicing and preparing

quotations.

Updating of safety files.

Completing of Risk Assessments and appointments on a daily basis.

Reason for leaving: Company closed down.

Name of Employer: X-Strata Helena Mine

Date: Transfer from Lions X-Strata

Position: Underground Boilermaker – Acting foreman

Duties: Inspection and maintenance of conveyor belts,

Tips, shoots, liners ect.

Courses - FOG and GDI

Reason for leaving: Better position at Mokopane (Site Manager)

Name of Employer: Lions X-Strata

Date: 2006 - 2010

Position: Maintenance Boilermaker

Duties: Maintenance on the following :

-Pelletisers

-Kiln

-Dryer

-Furnaces and rebuilds

-Conveyors

-Ball Mills

Position: Rigger Inspector

Duties: Stock ordering for consumable store

Controlling of consumables, rigging equipment and

Electrical and mechanical tools.

Inspection and updating of equipment in consumable

store.

Control of all lifting equipment

Control of transport

Position: Fabrication Boilermaker

Duties: Material welding and cutting

Read of engineering, piping drawings

Well experienced in stainless steel welding

Reason for leaving: Transfer to Helena Mine – move closer to town

Name of Employer: Tubatse Ferrochome

Date: 2002 - 2006

Position: Fabrication / Maintenance Boilermaker and

Acting foreman

Duties: Maintenance on plant furnaces

Orders through SAP system

Reason for leaving: Better opportunities and benefits

Name of Employer: Vantech

Date: 1995 - 2002

Position: Fabrication Boilermaker – Acting foreman

Duties: Maintenance on following plants and areas:

-Chemical Plant

-Acid Plant

-Kiln

-Crushers, Ball Mills, Conveyors

Reason for leaving: Better opportunities and benefits

Name of Employer: Atok Mine

Date: 1994

Position: Underground boilermaker

Duties: Key Responsibilities

Maintenance on conveyors, hoppers and replace liners

Reason for leaving: Better opportunities and benefits.

Name of Employer: Silicon Smelters (Samancor)

Date: 1982 - 1993

Position: Apprenticeship/Artisan – Acting foreman

Duties: Key Responsibilities

Maintenance on furnaces (Fabrication Workshop)

Drawings

Reason for leaving: Better benefits and opportunities.

REFERENCES

Name: Dave Roma

Name of company: Murray and Roberts

Position at company: Boiler Manager

Contact: Kusile Power Station Balmoral

Telephone Number: 083*******

Name: Andre Vinay

Name of company: Bhubezi Projects

Position at company: TQ Manager

Contact: Kusile PowerStation Balmoral

Telephone Number: 081*******

Name: Jaco van den Berg

Name of company: Bhubezi Projects

Position at company: Managing Director

Contact: Kusile Powerstation

Telephone Number: 083*******

Name: Ettienne Steyn

Name of company: Maxi Engineering

Position at company: Site Manager

Telephone Number: 073*******

Name: Hendrik Heyneke

Name of company: X-Strata Helena Mine

Position at company: Acting Foreman

Contact: Lydenburg

Telephone Number:

Name: David van der Merwe

Name of company: Lions X-strata

Position at company: Foreman

Contact: Steelpoort

Telephone Number: 013*******

Name: Chris Boshoff

Name of company: Tubatse Ferrochrome

Position at company: Engineering Forman

Contact: Steelpoort

Telephone Number: 082*******

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