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Engineering Maintenance

Location:
Durban, KZN, South Africa
Salary:
25000/MONTH
Posted:
March 07, 2018

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CURRICULUM VITAE

OF

CHRIS HOUSTON

PERSONAL DETAILS

SURNAME : Houston

FIRST NAMES : Chris

IDENTITY NUMBER : 680-***-**** 08 2

DATE OF BIRTH : 31 / 07 / 1968

GENDER : Male

MARITAL STATUS : Divorced

DEPENDANTS : 2

NATIONALITY : South African

CONTACT NUMBER : 062*******

EMAIL :

PHYSICAL ADDRESS :461 RANDLES ROAD, SYDENHAM

DURBAN,4091

LANGUAGES : English

OTHER LANGUAGES : Afrikaans

HEALTH : Excellent

CRIMINAL OFFENCES : None

HOBBIES / INTERESTS : Music and Fishing

RELIGION : Roman Catholic

EDUCATION

LAST SCHOOL ATTENDED : Sparks Estate Secondary School

HIGHEST STANDARD PASSED : GRADE 10 / STD 8 (1988)

SUBJECTS PASSED : ENGLISH

AFRIKAANS

BIOLOGY

ACCOUNTING

BUSINESS ECONOMICS

HISTORY

TERTIARY EDUCATION

INSTITUTION ATTENDED : NATAL TRAINING CENTRE

(PINETOWN)

COURSE : PLATING

DURATION OF COURSE : 12 JUNE 1989 – 13 OCTOBER 1989

INSTITUTION ATTENDED : NATIONAL TRAINING CENTRE

(PINETOWN)

COURSE : NOSA (SUPERVISORS SAFETY TRAINING)

DURATION OF COURSE : 15 HOURS (28 SEPTEMBER 1989)

INSTITUTION ATTENDED : FROST WELDING SCHOOL

COURSE : S.M.A.W. (ARC) ADVANCED

DURATION OF COURSE : 13 FEBRUARY 2006 – 24 MARCH 2006

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

COMPANY NAME : Specialized Welding Services

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker

DURATION : January – June 2006

DUTIES : Repairs carried out on trailers

Fabrication of trailers,

Repairs carried out on diesel tanks made of aluminum,

Milling and rebuilding of car engine blocks

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract

REFERENCE : Len Govender (031-***-****

COMPANY NAME : C. K. R. ENGINEERING SERVICES

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker

DURATION : July 2006 – June 2007

DUTIES : Upgrading of pipelines from carbon to

Stainless steel, piping of Pandora, camels, Fabrication of platforms, catwalks, cat ladders

Fabrication of cages (guards) to guard the machines

REASON FOR LEAVING : Put on Short time

REFERENCE : Patrick Smerdon (084-***-****)

COMPANY NAME : Rossi Industries

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker

DURATION : 24 JULY – 29 AUGUST 2007

DUTIES : Fabrication of conveyor belts

Fabrication of shuts, hoppers, canes and

Platforms for rice plant

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract

REFERENCE : Basil (031-***-****

COMPANY NAME : Redis Construction (Pty) Ltd

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker

DURATION : September 2007 – November 2007

DUTIES : Fabrication of structures/platforms and

Hoisted to towers

Assembly of tanks

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract

REFERENCE : Troy at Sappi in KZN

COMPANY NAME : South African Shipyards

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker

DUTIES : Maintenance of ship (ship repair)

Installation of stiffeners

Pipe fabrication

Repairs carried out on shell plate

DURATION : 16 January 2008 – 18 February 2008

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract

REFERENCE : Ricardo Smith (079-***-****)

COMPANY NAME : 3 TIER CONSTRUCTIONS

POSITION HELD : Pipe Fitter

DURATION : 20 February 2008 – 31 May 2008

DUTIES : Piping of digesters and pulp plant (Sappi

Paper Mill)

Installing heat exchangers for Sappi

Expansion project

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract

REFERENCE : Joseph Van Leede (083-***-****)

COMPANY NAME : ASS MANG

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker

DURATION : June 2008 (SHUTDOWN)

TIES : Maintenance and repairs carried out in and

Around furnace

Plate work repairs to furnace

Installation of new pipes, valves, furnace

Rebuild (fabricated) after explosion

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract (SHUTDOWN)

REFERENCE : Mark Frere – 076-****-***

Errol Porter (031-***-****

COMPANY NAME : SOUTHERN AFRICAN SHIPYARDS (SAS)

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker

DURATION : 1 July 2008 – 31 August 2008

DUTIES : Fabrication of components, bracings, stiffeners

Bulkhead for tugboat project

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract

CONTACT PERSON : Pat Pierce

COMPANY NAME : Elgin Engineering

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker

DURATION : 01 September 2008 – 01 October 2008

DUTIES : Assembly of tanks, juice crushers, boilers

And heat exchangers

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract

REFERENCE : Kenny Knox

COMPANY NAME : F.F.S Refineries

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker

DURATION : 10 October 2008 – 18 November 2008

DUTIES : Strip boiler and relocate plant, transfer

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract

REFERENCE : WORKFORCE (Harold)

COMPANY NAME : Richard Bay Construction

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker

DURATION : 20 November 2008 – 30 January 2009

DUTIES : Fabrication of pipe rack, roof trusses

Destroyed in fire (explosion)

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract

REFERENCE : Umpleby and Churchyard

COMPANY NAME : Reg Engineering

POSITION HELD : Pipe Fitter

DURATION : February – April 2009

DUTIES : Fabrication of jacket lines for new Hosaf

Plant

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract

REFERENCE : Bully Larsen

COMPANY NAME : Oxyon Ithuba (KZN)

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker (Zambia)

DURATION : 01 October 2009 – December 2009

DUTIES : Employment at Congola Copper Mines

(Zambia)

Modify gear head on three different levels

To accommodate new winders that was to be installed

Winders installed on all three levels/

Underground work

Maintenance/build parts for underground

Gunder-gunders

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract

REFERENCE : Mark Staples

COMPANY NAME : F.F.S Refineries

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker

DURATION : 31 January 2010 – 14 April 2010

DUTIES : Boiler/refractory

Pipe fabrication and installation (jacket line)

Manhole cover made for manholes on

Holding tanks and general plant

Maintenance

REASON FOR LEAVING : Relocation to Cape Town

REFERENCE : Matthew

COMPANY NAME : Gascon

POSITION HELD : Pipe Fitter

DURATION : 20 April 2010 – 30 June 2010

DUTIE : Fabricate and installation of pipe lines

To Cryogenic Tanks

Maintenance and repairs carries out on

Tanks (Cryogenic) returned by customers

Pipe bending and pipe fabrication

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract

REFERENCE : Derrick Pynn (021-***-****

COMPANY NAME : Allweld

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker/Pipe Fitter

DURATION : August 2010

DUTIES : Fabrication and installation of pipes on ship

Maintenance repair work carried out in

Conjunction with Refrigeration COMPANY

(Ship repair) pipe work.

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract

REFERENCE : Val/Simone (021-***-****

COMPANY NAME : Just Engineering

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker (Ship repair/workshop)

DURATION : 30 September 2010 – 11 October 2010

DUTIES : Fabrication and reconstruction of three

Ways

Oil sumps and pipe fabrication in dry docks

Maintenance repair work carried out

REASON FOR LEAVING : Limited Duration Contract

REFERENCE : John/Gregory (foremen) (021-***-****

COMPANY NAME : Rnb Engineering (DENEL-WELLINGTON)

POSITION HELD : GLASS FITTER

DURATION : 28 NOVEMBER 2010 – 20 MAY 2011

DUTIES : FIT UP GLASS BOILERS, HEAT

EXCHANGERS, GLASS LINED TANKS

GLASS PIPE WORK, (ALL GLASS WORK)

REASON FOR LEAVING : END OF PROJECT

REFERENCE :

COMPANY NAME : GRW Engineering

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker

DUTIES : piping of tanks inside (5&6 inch);

Milk tanks, all stainless steel work;

Fitting of spill boxes and manholes on top of tanks.

DURATION : 18 July 2011 – 17 October 2011

REFERENCE : Zheehan/Prieska (023-***-****

COMPANY NAME : Grotto Manufacturing

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker (Final Assembly)

DUTIES : Fabrication of Tank Tops (Cones Offset)

Fitting of turrets to tank tops (Cone);

Fitting up of Channels, pipe pieces to tank tops; Work from drawings (Orientation) for tank tops, tank bottoms, and shells (cells) Final Assembly.

DURATION : 9 November 2011 – 12 February 2012

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract

REFERENCE : Claude Orange 082-***-****

COMPANY : Sondor

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker

DUTIES : Machine Building

REASON FOR LEAVING : Short Duration Contract

DURATION : 01 June -30June 2012

REFERENCE : DeWyk Steyn (EMC)

COMPANY : SARTS

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker

DUTIES : Factory Maintenance

REASON OF LEAVING : End of Contract

DURATION : 01July -30 September 2012

REFERENCE : Gustaf (Henred Fruehof)

COMPANY : Blue Ribbon (Salt River)

POSITION : Plant Filter

DUTIES : Maintenance carried out on

Factory equipment

Conveyors

REASON FOR LEAVING : End of Contract

DURATION : 30 June- 30Sept 2013

REFERENCE : Gary Baine (Come)

(Saturdays only)

COMPANY : Elgin Brown +Hamer

POSITION : Boilermaker

DURATION : June –July 2014

REASON OF LEAVING : Short Duration Contract

REFERENCE : Danny Mathee

COMPANY : Topsteel

POSITION : Boilermaker

DURATION : 18 August -18 Sept 2014

REASON OF LEAVING : Short Duration Contract

REFERENCE : Abie/Ernie

COMPANY : Just Engineering

POSITION : Boilermaker

DUTIES : Installation of Rings ON Wet Bins

DURATION : 18 Aug – Sept 2014

REFERENCE : Lloyd 078-***-****

REASON FOR LEAVING : Short Duration contract

COMPANY : Veecraft

POSITION : Boilermaker

DUTIES : Assembling of frames and bulkheads for

shipbuilding

DURATION : 24 SEPTEMBER - 24 OCTOBER 2014

REASON FOR LEAVING : Short Duration Contract

REFERENCE : Mr. Webster:(021-***-****

COMPANY : Klapmuts Engineering

POSITION HELD : Boilermaker

DUTIES : Marking and cutting

DURATION : 18/11/2014 - 05/17/2014

REASON FOR LEAVING : Short Duration Contract

REFERENCE : Quinton:(021-***-****



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