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Welding Engineering

Location:
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Salary:
16000
Posted:
August 16, 2018

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CURRICULUM VITAE

OF DAVID KEITH

ABBOTT CODED

WELDER

I am a strongly dedicated and

focused Production, MIG, CO2 and

experienced coded ARC welder,

with a strong work ethic. I pay

exceptional attention to detail. I

have 11 years working experience

across all sectors of the welding

trade. My experience and work

ethics enables me to work

independently with little to no

supervision. I take pride in myself

and my work as an artisan as it’s

not a job but a passion. I have

worked in the harshest of

conditions but the challenge in

itself only encouraged me to push

beyond my abilities to achieve

perfection. I am very loyal, reliable

and of sober habits.

David Abbott

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PERSONAL DETAILS;

Name David

Surname Abbott

Contact no. 082*******

Email address ac6o2a@r.postjobfree.com

Health Excellent

Home Language English (Speak, Read & Write)

Marital status Single

I.D number 850**********

Passport number A01878156

Dependents 1

Availability 1 week notice

WELDING INSTITUTION (EXPERIENCE/TRAINING)

Institution Attended SAMSON’S WELDING SCHOOL

Year attended & completed 2011

Qualification (certificates) ARC

M.I.G – CO2

FLUX CORE

ARGON

Coded: 2G, 3G, 4G – Arc- welding

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Key Performance Areas; (Duties Performed)

Elgin Brown & Hammer;

Conducted ship component construction and repair tasks on a regular basis, used torches and other cutting tools

(griders, drills, ect) in an efficient and safe manner, followed supervision instruction in executing production task and maintained a clean and organised area. All completed welding task were inspected by Quality Control where they were MPI’d, Dye Penetrated and X-rayed. Our welding position included 2G, 3G and 4G. X-ray work included root filler and capping. Back grinding was executed by the welder and completed with a root filler and capping. All welders were tested before commencing employment.

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Company Elgin Brown & Hammer

Ship Repair

Period of employment Jan 2007 – Dec 2010

Position Welder – Coded Arc

Reason for leaving End of contract

Reference Dave - 082*******

Supervisor

Key Performance Areas; (Duties Performed)

Sub-tech Ship Repair

Vast body of shipyard welding experience, exceptional skills in power and hand tool operations and a strong knowledge of Mig and Arc welding. Excellent profiency in working in the most strenous working conditions and welding positions. All completed welding task were inspected by Quality Control where they were MPI’d, Dye Penetrated and X-rayed. Our welding position included 2G, 3G and 4G. X-ray work included root filler and capping. Back grinding was executed by the welder and completed with a root filler and capping. All welders were tested before commencing employment.

Company Sub-tech Ship Repair

Period of employment Jan 2011 – Dec 2011

Position Welder– Ship repair

Reason for leaving End of contract

Reference Sunil - 083-***-****

Key Performance Areas; (Duties Performed)

Road Hog Trailers

Extensive breadth of production welding experience, excellent knowledge of MIG and ARC welding, strong familiarity with welding equipment and tool operation. Production welding of MIG, CO2 on heavy duty trailers (new and repaired). Welding production included 30metres of welding in an 8 -hour day with welding standards been at the highest quality at all times. The skill set of my welding ability was of such high standards, that supervision was not required, and I met and exceeded production volume and quality goals on a regular basis. Welding positions included 2G, 3G and 4G. All welders were tested before commencing employment.

Company Road Hog Trailers

Period of employment Jan 2012 – August 2012

Position Welder - Heavy duty

Reason for leaving End of contract

Reference Carl - 031-***-****/082*******

Duties Welding –C02 & ARC

Flat beds and Tippers

Heavy Duty Trailer

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Key Performance Areas; (Duties Performed)

BNC Engineering

Production welding of CO2, each had a set task of completing a container inside and out in a duration of 8 hours. Welding position included 2G & 3G. Welding had to be at the highest standards. Operated grinders of 4inch and 9 inch to prepare metals for welding.

Company BNC Engineering

Period of employment Sept 2012 – Jan 2013

Position Welder - Containers for Transnet

Reason for leaving End of contract

Duties Welding Train coal containers

Key Performance Areas; (Duties Performed)

Mobile Engineering

Visual test before commencing employment. Arc (3G, 4G&6G), MIG CO2 (3G &4G). Worked on various projects side by side with the CEO. Duties included tacking up plates, grinding and pipe work. Repairs were also conducted on broken down trailers. Worked with stainless, carbon and mile steel. I was the lead welder and was responsible for ensuring that all the work was complete accordingly to the set standards and in a timely manner.

Company Mobile Engineering

Period of employment Feb 2013 – April 2013

Position Welder

Reason for leaving End of contract

Reference Danny - 071-****-*** CEO

Key Performance Areas; (Duties Performed)

Tro-Tech Engineering

To qualify and be employed within the refinery there were various test that were conducted in a workshop which included the presence a AIA(ENGEN) and a QC(TRO-TECH) as well as a 3rd party. The duration of the test was approximately 6 hours. Welding test included 2G, 3G & 4G – pass requirement – 100% x-ray pass. Safety was the number one priority due to the dangerous and hazardous conditions. Attended Grinder, Confined space entry, working on Heights and Induction training before going on site. I worked on the tank maintenance team the duties included the below.

Welding tanks at ENGEN & SAPREF oil refinery

Welding tanks at I.V.S tank farm

Welding tanks at I.V.B crude oil tanks, Diesel tanks, Petrol tanks and Gas tanks

Work was inspected by a QC, AIA and ENGENS supervision

2G,3G,4G on all tanks

Power tools used for Bevelling and back grinding of X-ray work Page 4 of 5

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Company Tro-Tech Engineering

Period of employment Feb 2013 – July 2015

Position Welder

Reference Mark -083*******

Site Manager

Key Performance Areas; (Duties Performed)

Grinaker LTA - Engineering

To qualify and be employed within the refinery there were various test that were conducted in a workshop which included the presence a AIA(ENGEN) and a QC(TRO-TECH) as well as a 3rd party. The duration of the test was approximately 6 hours. Welding test included 2G, 3G & 4G – pass requirement – 100% x-ray pass. Safety was the number one priority due to the dangerous and hazardous conditions. Attended Grinder, Confined space entry, working on Heights and Induction training before going on site. I worked on the tank maintenance team the duties included the below.

Company Grinaker LTA - Engineering

Period of employment August 2015 – February 2016

Position Welder

Reason Contract ended

Coded Refinery coded Arc welding

Reference Xavier – Supervisor-082*******

Reference other Sean – HR 082*******

Welding tanks at ENGEN oil refinery

Welding tanks at I.V.B crude oil tanks, Diesel tanks, Petrol tanks and Gas tanks

Work was inspected by a QC, AIA and ENGENS supervision

2G,3G,4G on all tanks

Power tools used for Bevelling and back grinding of X-ray work

Worked on Oil tank roofs welding new plates to old

Welded floating roofs in different welding angles

Welding had to be MPI’d, Dye Penetrated and X-rayed Key Performance Areas; (Duties Performed)

Jodache Engineering

3G, ARC Stainless steel test to be conducted before commencing employment using the 306 stainless steel electro rod. Welding was done at SEZLE SUGAR MILL, conducted structural welding, as well as stainless and mile steel tanks, other duties included loading metal on mass welding machines, evaluated all completed work for flaws and imperfections. Operated all welding equipment and tools in adherence to company safety policies and procedures.

Company Jodache Engineering

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Period of employment Feb 2016 – March 2016

Position Welder

Reason End of Contract

Reference Donovan – 073******* (Supervisor)

Key Performance Areas; (Duties Performed)

Peterson Industries

Welding repairs to heavy duty trailers as well as skip jack bins. Welding ARC and MIG-CO2 at Barlow World equipment workshop.

Company Peterson Industries

Period of employment May 2016 – Dec 2016

Reason End of contract

Position Head of Welding

Reason Company is downsizing

Reference Keith Peterson – 084*******

Key Performance Areas; (Duties Performed)

AJ Mining & Industrial Suppliers (Current Employment) Welding, ARC & MIG – CO2, Structural steel and piping using low hydrogen ARC welding rods. Also worked with basic hand tools. Being senior welder; I was in charge of making sure the welding was all done up to standard as well as having a welding procedure for the different types of jobs that were required.

Company AJ Mining & Industrial Suppliers

Period of employment March 2017 – Current

Position Senior ARC & MIG – CO2 Welder

Reference Contact the office to confirm employment

011-***-****

I appreciate the time you have taken to peruse my CV, as I have stated before I am a very loyal employee and at this stage of my life I am looking for better opportunities and stability to build a future for myself and my family. I would greatly appreciate being even considered for an interview. Thank you.



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