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Manager Maintenance

South Africa
$4500 p/m
September 11, 2018

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Christopher John Lawrenson

** ****** ***, ***********

Vereeniging, Gauteng



Facilities Maintenance Manager dedicated to excellence.

*Chris has extensive experience in repair and Maintenance of

facilities/equipment. Offering:

*Christopher has Over ten plus years in managing and directing entire

Maintenance activities. Determined to produce exceptional efficiency.

*Christopher build & commissioned 8 restaurant facilities under budget saving

$42,000 & one camp for 3000 residents saving $64,000


University of South Africa


Johannesburg, Gauteng

Graduated March 2010

University of South Africa


Johannesburg, Gauteng

Graduated July 2014

Olifantsfontein South Africa

Red Seal Plumber

Johannesburg, Gauteng

Graduated June 2008

Employment History

Fur aha

Facilities Maintenance Manger

Lubumbashi, Katanga

May 2010 – May 2018

* Increased machine up time from 40% to 85% through root causes analyses and

implementing of corrective actions.

* Improved preventive maintenance skill from 12% to 95% with Preventive

maintenance training.

* Created a concept to change work progress and save approx $40,000 per month.

* Equipment up time increased from 32% efficiency to 85% efficiency with training.

* Achieved $85,000 labour savings by eliminating need for overtime.

* Successfully performed Start up of 8 restaurants and met our production goals

within 5 months in 2017

Department management/Camp manager

*Directed 17 staff employees to perform daily responsibilities and assisted with

the set-up,maintenance, and breakdown of camp equipment.

*Managed the daily operations of Billy vile, Luisa vile, BM & Jimmy vile with 5000

residents which included food & beverage, reservations, member relations and

facility maintenance

Safety manager

*Implemented different training techniques and guidelines to make sure there is a

safe environment in and around premises.

*Ensured that maintenance and gardening workers are following prescribed safety

policies and guidelines.

*Successfully applied different methods of improvement and expansion in the

current maintenance working environment.

Biker's Corner


Vereeniging, Gauteng

August 2002 – December 2009

* Managed every day Bike Shop tasks, improving by 60 percent monthly.

* Master the priorities of work (repair, upkeep, and bike building)

* Requesting of provisions, parts and gear and spared R 14 000 every month

* Offered quality inspections, check over finished bikes before they go to


* Enhanced correspondences with clients and public by 9 percent

* Help clients to buy bikes and parts that produced R 40 000 per month



January 2010 – April 2010

Was busy building my house.

Professional Skills

Facilities management. : Expert

Safety management. : Expert

Electrical installation & fault finding: Expert

Plumbing layout & installation : Expert

Building architecture : Expert

Sub station maintenance : Expert

Generator installation & maintenance: Expert

Bore hole maintenance : Expert

HVAC installation & maintenance: Expert


Afrikaans: Native

English: Native

France: Beginner

Swahili: Beginner

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