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Technician Plant

Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
May 27, 2019

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Winchester Hills

Johannesburg, Gauteng


Accomplished Instrumentation Technician with a demonstrated history of working in the food & beverages and mining industry dedicated to quality service in configuration, calibration and troubleshooting of instruments. Strong engineering professional with a Diploma focused in Electronic Engineering (Instrumentation and control) from Harare Polytechnic College


Full name: Hamish Mkhokheli Moyo

Languages : English, Zulu, Xhosa

Driver’s license : Code B


Hwange Colliery Company

February 2013-December 2013

Job description (Instrumentation Technician Trainee)

Under supervision, evaluated basic customer biomedical equipment issues, implemented appropriate repairs, performed planned maintenance (PM), safety, and environmental inspections and maintain effective customer relations.

Followed appropriate GE policies and procedures

Ensured proper care of spares, tools, test equipment and ensure calibration.

Enhanced and maintain technical knowledge of current standards, codes and procedures regarding safe and effective use of medical equipment through formal instruction.

Assisted higher classified personnel in the installation, testing, calibration, troubleshooting, adjustment and maintenance of all types of instrumentation and control circuits and devices used in the plant.

Performed other related or lesser skilled duties for which he/she is qualified or has received proper instruction or direction.

Used hand or power tools, measuring, and test equipment such as rulers, micrometers and bench test equipment.

Performed paperwork necessary for preparation and closeout of assigned tasks.

Calibration and troubleshooting experience with various instruments like: pressure gauges/transmitters, thermometers (RTDs and thermocouples), level transmitters, flow meters in the field as well as in a lab.

ZPC Bulawayo April and August 2012

Job description (Instrumentation and Control Technician Trainee)

Performed task assigned by direct supervisor or assigned mentor.

Safely learned the skills and job responsibilities required to be an Instrumentation Technician.

Followed all procedures properly (operating, reporting, and safety).

Maintained good housekeeping.

Attended all plant wide safety meetings and area critical training.

Performed inspections, testing, service, repair, calibration and installation of recording and automatic control instruments such as flow meters, pressure gauges, thermometers and regulators in a power generation station.

Operated various test equipment to measure temperature, pressure, voltage, flow and other plant processes during normal operations and scheduled outages.

Coordinated projects with outside vendors to upgrade and replace outdated or malfunctioning systems in the plant to improve plant performance.

DELTABEVERAGES Belmont Bulawayo April 2015 - January 2016

Job description (Instrumentation and Control Technician Trainee)

Maintained knowledge and expertise in instrumentation devices for pressure, temperature, level, flow and analysis.

Configured, calibrated and troubleshot smart instruments with HART 275 communicator.

Maintained Rosemont, Micro-Motion, Foxboro and Foxboro 13A transducers and pneumatics.

Disassembled, reassembled and inspected pneumatic and electronic valves.

Gained training and comprehension of Process V controls.

Troubleshot various motor relays, controls and contactors.

Read and designed various documents, including loop diagrams and P&ID’s.

Read and interpreted PLC code and ladder logic drawings.

Completed 4 year instrumentation training as requirement of merging crafts.


September 2018 - Present

Job description (Weighbridge technician)

Checking load documentation to ensure information corresponds to the booking details raised on LI (Loading instructions), before weighing the vehicle and entering requisite load details.

Received raw material deliveries and entered load details and Communicated with relevant Operations team to advice of load delivery.

Weighed in and out vehicles removing material for off-site disposal and maintained the databases to track data.

Weighed out waste and raw material delivery vehicles, completed relevant sections of accompanying paperwork and issued weighbridge ticket.

Collated all daily paperwork and distribute to the site administration team.

Involved in the calibration and a sizing of the weighbridge.

Worked in a responsible manner with due consideration to the health and safety of others in accordance with company procedure, safety and legislative requirements.


•World class manufacturing standards experience, Computer literacy (ms word, excel, PowerPoint),Calibration, Wiring, Schematic Diagrams, Test Equipment, Predictive / Preventative Maintenance, Electrical Systems, Basic Knowledge in Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) Programming, Troubleshooting, Medical instruments


O & A LEVEL Subjects - Mzilikazi & Northlea High School, Bulawayo (2010)

National Certificate &Diploma

Instrumentation and Control System, HEXCO - Bulawayo& Harare Polytechnic College (2015)

Class one journey man – Instrumentation and control technician


Playing soccer, Travelling, Singing, Movies, Dancing, Listening to music


Mr. G.T Lunga

Telecoms engineer

Thales Systems South Africa

Tygervalley Office Park1,

Cnr Durban road & Old Oak road

Bellville 7530

Telephone: +277********/+272********

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