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Artisan Welder

Pretoria, GP, South Africa
10000 - 20000
February 19, 2018

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Mtimkulu Nabe

Address: * ****** ****** ****, ***-Nobuhle, Uitenhage, 6242

Cell: ( 078-***-**** / ( 084-***-**** Alternative Cell: 084-***-****

Email: Date of Birth: 02 December 1987


I am a qualified Welder; I am currently proficient with GMAW, GTAW, SMAW and gas welding, together with gas cutting and plasma cutting. I am an open-minded male I am also willing to adapt to the changes that will benefit the organization. I enjoy working within a team that has the drive to see things through to completion and meeting deadlines. I make it my responsibility to strive for the highest standard possible and give the performance that exceeds the company’s expectation.


Good people skills

Read and interpret blueprints

Safety conscious

Eye for detail

Quick learner

Good work ethics


Forklift Operator

Overhead Crane Operator

Computer Literate (MS Office)

Quality and result orientated

Physically fit


Year: 2013 to 2017

Qualification: Welding (Apprenticeship)

Institution: Transnet School of Engineering

Modules: GMAW, SMAW, GTAW,

Gas Welding, Gas Cutting, Plasma Cutting,

Year: 2015 to 2016

Qualification: N3 in Mechanical Engineering

Institution: Eastcape Midlands College

Subjects: Engineering Drawing, Engineering Science,

Mathematics, Mathematics

Year: 2005

Qualification: Matric

Institution: Molly Blackburn Senior Secondary School

Subjects: Mathematics, Physical Science, Biology,

Business Economics, English, IsiXhosa, Biblical Studies


15 May 2017 to 31 August 2017

Transnet Engineering Welder (Post Trade Experience)

Reading drawings and taking measurements to plan layout and procedures.

Setting up components for welding according to specifications.

Cutting material with power saw or cutting torch to match measurements.

Cleaning material that must be welded by angle grinder.

Align components using calipers, rulers, squares and clamp pieces.

Weld components in down-hand, horizontal, vertical and sometimes overhead position.

Maintain equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety.

Assemble old units and perform modification and repair work if required.

Using overhead crane to transport equipment and material within the workshop.

MIG welding: mild-steel and stainless steel.

Keeping welding at a specific thickness and length, according to welding symbols.

May 2016 to November 2016

Transnet Engineering Trainee Welder (On-the-job training)

MIG welding: mild-steel and stainless steel

Welding assembled components

Cleaning material before welding

Keeping welding equipment in good condition at all times

Working as a team to finish project in time

November 2012 to July 2013

Shatterprufe SA (Struandale Plant) Glass Inspector

Inspect glass for defects

Stop production and report if there is a consistent defects on glasses

Making sure glassed have the accurate thickness

Checking the trade mark on glass is clear with no overlapping ink

Programming the machine for the new shape of glass to be cut

Repairing and rejecting glasses

Pack and strap good glasses

December 2010 to October 2012

Isozama Internet Café Manager (All-rounder)

Typing, photocopy, fax, scan

Creating email account for clients

Designing invitations, business cards, etc.

Keeping daily records

Purchasing of stationery


General housekeeping

Offering internet services to clients


1.Mr. Enrico Ackerman

Supervisor: Transnet Engineering

Tel: ' 041-***-****

Cell: ( 084-***-****

2.Mr. Luxolo Lucas

Shift Manager: Shutterprufe SA

Tel: ' 041-***-****

Cell: ( 083-***-****

3.Mr. Mthunzi Mali

Owner: Isozama Internet Café

Cell: ( 073-***-**** / ( 074-***-****


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