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Diesel mechanic

Randfontein, Gauteng, South Africa
April 11, 2019

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: 082-***-**** / 082-***-**** /

Skype: lhadebe



Date of Birth : 1969 Sex : Male

ID Number : 690-***-**** 083 Place of Birth : Durban

Gender : Male Marital Status : Married

Dependants : 2 Nationality : South African

Health Status : Good Drivers License : Code 10


Glenwood high School

Grade 11

Subjects: Zulu, English, Geography, Physical Science, Agricultural Science, Mathematics


1.Artisan: Dec 1991 Trade tested as a Diesel Mechanic

2.Artisan: Aug 2008 Trade Tested as a Diesel Mechanic (M.Q.A) mining qualification authority with Anglo Platinum


Trackless Mining Machines

Heavy Equipment and machines - Knowledge of hydraulics & Mechanics

Currently Working

1.Gold 1 Modder East Springs

Position & Duties

Diesel Mechanic- Servicing, Planned Task, Preventative Maintenance,

Break Downs, Faulty on Cat Machines, Front Loaders

766G, 972G, Grades 140G, TLB 416 (Scoops) LHD R 1700G, R2900G.

Atlas Copco: Dump Truck MT5010

Sandvik Machines: Toro T50+Dump Truck LHD 400D, 410D, Dump Trucks EJC 530, 533 (Drill Rigs & Bottec) DD210, DD320, DD320, DD321 (Double Boom) – Manitou, BOB Cat

Bell dump Trucks: B250D, B250, have also are brazing Welding and Electrical Experience

Period: July 2014 to date


2.South Deep Gold Fields: Box 59, Westonaria, 1779

Servicing Mining Machines (Trackless), Atlas Copco machines Drilling Rigs S1L,

282 Double Boomer, Simba long hole M6, Dumping Tracks MT520, MT42,

B20t, B25tt, B30t Bell & Atlas Copco, 1520, 1030, Sandvik Toro 14001, 514 LHD Scoops,

Doing Breakdowns .i.e. repairs fault, Finding and Maintenance

Period: Aug 2010 to June 2014

Reason for leaving: Retrenched

3.Atlas Copco: Waterval Mine (Rustenburg)

Period: 05/01/2009 –July 2010

Position: Working as a Diesel Mechanic / fitter

Reason for Leaving: Resigned

4.Anglo Platinum

Working as a Diesel Mechanic from May 2008 until 24/12/2008

Mining Equipment/ Mining Machines, (Trackless ST400, ST600,

Drilling Rigs, Boltec

Working underground and Breakdown & Shift.


Maintenance, Repairs, e.g. Hydraulics, Engine Repairs, Diffs Transmission etc.

Breakdowns, also worked on Petrol and Diesel 5KWV to 24KWV DC Generators e.g.

Self Excited and separately excited generators and Compressors

Engine used ADE, B/benz, Duetz, etc as well as arc welding generators doing faulty finding,

services breakdowns, planned maintenance

Reason for leaving: End of Contract

5.Tyco Truck: Worked as a Diesel Technician

Division of Imperial Group: Vehicle Worked on: Trucks International (Cummins), Renault, DAF, VDL Buses

Duration: Feb 2007 – Jan 2008


Services, Maintenance, repairs e.g. Engine Tune-up using laptops & overhauls

Gearbox – ZF and Eton repair, pneumatics.

Diff and Transmission Repairs Faulty diagnosis

Reason for Leaving: Company closed

6.Magwaba bus Services

Worked as a Diesel Technician and a Supervisor

Vehicle Worked on: Trucks MAN, Mercedes, Bens, Nissan, Volvo

Period: Jan 2003 to Dec 2006


Services, Maintenance, Repairs, Breakdowns, Gearbox, Diff

Overhauls and Repairs, Faulty finding, Engine Timings, Injector Pumps

Breakdowns. Gearbox – ZF and Eton Overhaul Repairs.

Reason for Leaving: Resigned

7.Phadziri Bus Services Louis Trichardt

Worked as a Diesel Technician and a Supervisor

Period: Jan 2001 – Jan 2003

Vehicles Worked on: M.A.N., Mercedes Benz, Toyota


Engine- Overhauls, Services, Faults Finding Repairs, Diff

Overhauls, repairs, Services, Pneumatics etc.

Reason for Leaving: Retrenched

8.Netshituni Bus Services Thohoyandou

Worked as a Supervisor, Mechanic

Vehicles worked on: M.A.N, Mercedes Benz, Nissan, and Volvo

Period: Jan 1997 –Dec 2000


Engine Overhaul, Services, repairs, Diff

Overhauls, Services, Maintenance, Repairs, Pneumatics etc.

Gearbox – repairs on ZF and Eton Boxes

Reason for Leaving: Retrenched

9.Ventran Bus Services Thohoyandou (Also Buscor in Nelspruit)

Worked as a foreman and Mechanic

Period: Jan 1994- Dec 1996

Vehicles worked on: M.A.N Mercedes Benz, Nissan, Toyota


Engine Services, repairs, Maintenance

Gearbox – repairs & Overhauls,

ZF and Eton boxes

Diff- Repairs Pneumatics

Reason for Leaving: Liquidation (Company Closed)

10.MCC Mines (Open Cast) Rustenburg

Worked as a Diesel

Period: Feb 1992 –Dec 1993

Equipment Worked On: Forklifts, Tractors, Excavators, Loaders, Caterpillars, Cat Engines, Hydraulics


Repairs, Maintenance etc.

Servicing, Planned Tasks, Faulty Finding

Break Downs

Daily & Weekly Services

1.Gold 1 Modder East Springs 01 July 2014 to Date

2.Gold Fields south Deep – 18 August 2010 to 26 June

3.Atlas Copco: (CIPRO) Mines (Rustenburg) – 05 January 2009 to 30 July 2010

4.Anglo Platinum – 05 May 2008 to 24 December 2008

5.Tyco Trucks – 03 February 2007 to 30 January 2008

6.Magwaba Bus Services – 05 January 2003 to December 2006

7.Phadziri Bus Services – 10 January 2001 to 04 January 2003

8.Netshituni Bus Services – 03 Jan 1997 to 24 December 2000

9.Ventran Bus services – 2 January 1994 – 20 December 1996

10.MCC Mines (Open Case) Rustenburg to February 1997 to 19 December 1993

Personal Attributes

Team Work

Bold Initiative

Thinking Safety

Uphold Quality

Technical Skills

Driving Attendance & Quality

Very good strong Communication Skills


Mr. Maanda Magwaba

P. O Box 291


083-***-****/ 072-***-****

Mr. Brian Muchena

Gold Fields Engineer

078-***-**** / 071-***-****

Andrew Chewe

Gold one supervisor


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