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Johannesburg, GP, South Africa
March 19, 2018

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Thabelo Netshivhambe


No 3 George Street, Vereeniging, 1931



Date of Birth: 05 September 1985

Gender: Male

Nationality: South African

Home Language: Tshivenda

Marital Status: Married

Health: Excellent

Criminal Record: None

Skills & Abilities

Driver’s license Code 10 (C1)

Electrician Trade Test Section 26D

Safety representative



Bankuna Engineering and Construction

Electrician Assistant

February 2009 – May 2013

Reticulation single phase and three phases wiring and tubing, underground cable termination and joining.

Wiring of distribution boards and panels.

Connect wires to circuit breakers, earth leakage, plugs, light circuits, contactors and relay switches.

Fault finding and testing on wiring systems such as plugs, light circuits, gate

motors, geyser elements, stove appliances, electric motors single and three phases.

Performing motor tests on single phase and three phases.

Knowledge of motor starter panels (star, delta, forward/reverse) and sequence start of electrical motors.

Working on heights and enclosed spaces, installation and maintenance of street lights.

SEW Eurodrive


24 June 2013 – 07 April 2017

Assembling of electrical motors.

Overhaul AC and DC motors and perform series of tests on each motor to determine the condition of the motor windings, insulation and core lamination during this process.

Testing and repairing of new and old electric motors such as brake motors, movi-motors, serve motors and geared motors.

Operating motor testing panel forward/reverse.

Connecting single phase and three phases motor; star and delta.

Knowledge of performing tests with multimeter, clamp meter, line tester, insulation resistance tester and plug tester.

Knowledge of working safely with hand tools and power tools.

Assembling maintenance, repairing, stripping of geared motors/industrial gearboxes.

Fitting of motors on gearboxes.

Fitting of couplings.

Inspect electrical systems and their components for the purpose of evaluating condition, identifying necessary repairs and recommending preventative maintenance.

Knowledge of mounting positions and oil levels on gearboxes.

Knowledge of using varniers and fillet gauges.

Engine Control Systems (Contracted to Glencore Rhovan Mine)


03 May 2017 – 30 November 2017

Doing maintenance, installation, fault finding and wiring at the mine.

Installation of cables, cable racks, cable jointing, cable splicing and termination.

Connecting of cables on motors.

Wiring of distribution boards and panels.

Installation of welding plugs, industrial sockets, flood lights, fluorescent lights, stop and start buttons for motors.

Substation and MCC maintenance.

Working at heights and confined spaces.

Isolating and de-isolating of power in substation and distribution boards

Installation and wiring of instrumentation distribution board.

Working during shutdowns.

Tagging all electrical equipment.

Working as one of the safety representative.

Education Thinashaka Secondary School – Grade 12 Certificate


Tshivenda, English, Afrikaans, Geography, Biology and Agricultural Science.

Central Johannesburg College – Electrical Engineering


Mathematics N3, Industrial Electronics N3, Engineering Science N3, Logic

System N3, Radio and Television Theory N3, Electro Technology N3

Other Qualifications


Electrical Trade Test Section 26D April 2015

Safety representative

July 2015


I am able to communicate with people of different races, tribes and cultures. I can hold conversation in different languages and excel in speaking English, Setswana and isiZulu.


Mr. Simphiwe Zwane

Supervisor, SEW Eurodrive

079-***-**** / 011-***-****

Mr. Humbulani Tshandule

Supervisor, Bankuna Engineering and Construction


Mr. Willy Van Wyk

Foreman, ECS



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