Curriculum Vitae W.P. du Plooy
I am a very dedicated and hard worker with good values. I have 18+ years’ experience in the mining industry and I am equip with enough skills and knowledge to lead or to be part of any given project. I have great leadership and interpersonal skills and are able to work with any nationality and willing to work worldwide. I have extensive experience operating most Sandvik and Atlas Copco equipment including Jumbo’s, Longhole Rig’s and Scoop’s .
Grade 12 1993 Hennenman High School
Blasting certificate for scheduled mines
NQA Underground Hard Rock Massive
COURSES & CERTIFICATION
Atlas Copco Machines
Labour relations development program
Practical application of Namibian labour act no of 2007
Chairing and initiating disciplinary hearings
Shift supervisor course
Basic hydraulic course
Basic mechanical course
Basic rigging course
AEL bulk explosive course
Dover test level1
Certificate of achievement mining engineering
Advance First Aid Training
Solo Operator 6 December 2016 – 27 September 2017
MINING FOREMAN / UNDERGROUND MANAGER WEATHERLY MINING, NAMIBIA 13 MARCH 2013 – 15 NOVEMBER 2015
My daily responsibilities include :
Managing the daily safety, production and planning activities to deliver on the company targets,
Reporting daily against targets
Developing weekly and quarterly mine schedules and designs in conjunction with the Technical Services team.
Managing operational personnel and equipment to maximize the production output.
Provide training and mentoring to supervisors and operators
SUPPORT & BACKFILL MINE CAPTAIN SHALLI MINING (SUB-CONTRACTOR FOR WEATHERLY MINNING) NAMIBIA FEBRUARY 2012- MARCH 2013
I was responsible for managing the ground support installation and backfill placement in secondary mining areas and my daily duties incuded:
Training and supervising personnel to install and tension long anchor bolts and install split sets in a high stress area of the mine.
Planning and installing backfill pipes into mined out areas to maximize the amount of backfill and stabilize the area.
Training and supervising personnel to build balk heads
Plan and install mine services ahead of the production crew
SENIOR SHIFT SUPERVISOR BMC MINING (SUB-CONTRACTOR FOR WEATHERLY MINNING) NAMIBIA NOVEMBER 2010- FEB 2012
I was responsible and incharge of all underground production and construction activities on my shift.
DRILL MASTER LILLY MINE, BABERTON SOUTH AFRICA FEBRUARY 2010 - NOVEMBER 2010
Drilling and blasting of development ends and massive stopes underground.
PROJECT LEADER AEL WELKOM, SOUTHE AFRICA 2009- 2010
Trained employees to:
Convert from nonells to reef masters and
ANFO to bulk explosives.
DRILL MASTER & TRAINER EPS MINING, NAMIBIA 2007-2008
Trained employees to drill with Cabletech and install long anchors
DRILL MASTER & SHIFT SUPERVISOR NKOMATI NICKEL MINE,MPUMALANGA,SOUTH AFRICA 2006-2007
In charge of hauling, loading and blasting of development end of massive stopes and from time drilling out faces
DRILL RIG AND LHD OPERATOR TARGET GOLD MINE HARMONY, FREESTATE, SOUTH AFRICA 2001-2006
Hauling, loading and blasting development faces and massive stopes.
LEARNER & CONSTRUCTION MINER CEMENTATION MINING VIRGINIA, SOUTH AFRICA 1998 - 2001
Leaner miner and construction miner (stage hand) on sinking shaft
Weatherly Mining Graig Tommas CEO +264-**-***-****
Girvan Jackson Mining manager firstname.lastname@example.org
Shalli Mining Willem Shalli owner +264-*********
BMC David Van Breda +264-*********
Harmony Appels Green Mine Captain+278*-***-****
Lilly Mine Chris Bruyns Mine Captain +277********
All Certification and licenses are available on request.