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Customer Service Driver

Johannesburg, GP, South Africa
March 12, 2018

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*** ********** ****** ****: 083 *** ****

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Independent, energetic and a self - disciplined team player, having studied with Unisa for a short course on SMME Management. Experience in professional driving for more than 15 years, opening my own driving school and an Events company. Fluent in English, Tsonga, Zulu and a fair knowledge of Afrikaans (read and write) and other languages. EDUCATION

2012: Certificate in Small Medium Micro Enterprise Management (SMME Management) 2010: B com Marketing degree (not completed)


Economics 1

Economics 2

1994: National Senior Certificate, R W Fick Secondary School, Bosmont, Johannesburg. ACHIEVEMENTS and LEADERSHIP POSITIONS

Certificate of attendance with SEDA (Business startup course) WORK EXPERIENCE

2013 – Present: Simple Baby Driving Academy – Driving instructor (own business)

Excellent experience in working under pressure while teaching learners how to drive and as part of a team ; have learnt to manage time and deal calmly with crises and difficult customers

2011 – 2012: Perinatal HIV Research Unit – Driver

Having to work on an ad hoc service with the Nurses at Chris Hani Baragwaneth Hospital as a driver with own transport; have learnt to exercise patience and work on time schedule and under pressure even in late night and early hours of the morning; Collecting Samples and deliver them to the laboratory within a specified timeframe 2010 – Present: Maregi Events Travel and Tours – Operations officer (co-owner)

Very challenging and most rewarding industry to work in; working mostly under pressure from organizing events for clients to booking their hotel and doing airports pickups and drop offs; driving Tourists for sightseeing and game drives have learnt to be punctual, patient and exercise more caution while driving on South African Freeways and Byways; organizing weddings and parties for clients and making sure everything is delivered on time and safely


2006 – 2010: Rivilo Transport Services – Driver

Working as a driver for the FIFA world cup 2010; have learnt more about the Hospitality industry and all its demanding requirements, time management, patience, punctuality and reliable and safe driving

2002 – 2006: Glasfit Distribution – Counter sales clerk

Working at the counter selling motor car glasses, having to meet deadlines and supplying the correct part to the customer, have learnt to give good customer service and was trained good communication, organizing and planning skills 1996 – 2002: Glasfit Distribution – Driver

Delivering motor car glasses to all the provinces of South Africa; have learnt to use the map and navigate my way to the customers on time and deliver their product safely and making sure there are no damages; have had to fill up the time sheet and vehicle check list, reporting any mechanical failures to the supervisor and keeping the company vehicle generally clean


Languages: Fluent in Tsonga, Zulu and English, basic Afrikaans Communication: Oral Communication skills developed through many years of interacting with clients

Networking and Liaison: Developed through customer interacting and running own business Leadership and team work: Enjoy being part of team and taking on leadership roles and responsibilities, such as leading a House Church in Soweto for Church in Sandton and assuming ushering duties every Sunday during church service Interests and Involvements

Bible reader and member of Gate Ministries Sandton

Travelling and sightseeing


Prof W Ladzani: Course Leader, Centre for Business Management, UNISA Tel: (012) *** ****


Mrs. Maria Sambo: Chief Events Organizer

Tel: 073 *** ****


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