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General worker

Pretoria, GP, South Africa
R12 500
October 12, 2016

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Curriculum Vitae


Oscar Thobela



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Dear Sir/Madam

I am applying for the General Worker position

I am a dependable and hardworking individual and my qualifications match the experience and skills required by this position. I have three years of experience working as a tyre technician and I am familiar with the various tools used in this profession. I have great hand-eye coordination and I can learn new jobs quickly.

I have the ability to manage my time wisely and to multi-task in order to complete daily jobs in a reasonable amount of time. I have the skills to follow verbal and written directions, to perform jobs that require repetition and I have experience using a variety of different machines such as the ones used by your company.

I always put forth my best efforts to get the job done in a timely but efficient manner. I am in excellent physical condition with the ability to stand for long periods, perform heavy lifting and to work in all types of weather to perform the job required. I am self-motivated and have the ability to work without constant supervision but I can also work well as part of a team.

The enclosed resume contains a comprehensive look at my work history and skills relevant to this position and I have included references from past employers. I am confident that I am the most qualified person for this position and I am looking forward to meeting with you soon to learn more about this job and to discuss my qualifications in more detail.

You can reach me for an interview by calling 072-*******


Oscar Thobela

20 NKomo Street




Physical Address: 20 Nkomo Street

Cellular Phone: 072*******/073*******

Date of Birth: 1991 May 28

Marital Status: Single

Languages: Zulu, Sipedi & English

Nationality: South African citizen

I also have experience in working with tyre fitting, customer care, safety, Clerical and cashier duties. I have a specific interest in people and I am looking forward to work in your organization as part of a successful team.


Dependable team player

Self-motivated and determined

Hardworking and honest

Work well with people

Problem solver

Ability to work in team

Ability to communicate effectively management and co-workers

Ability to plan, lead and manage

Ability to handle pressure

Good communication skills Decision maker.

Organized and logical thinker

Ability to work under pressure

Confident and self- assured

Good analytical skills


Willing to take personal responsibility for making things happen.

Career objective:

Secure a challenging position as a Tire Technician in a growing organization

SUMMARY: Summary of skills:

Huge experience in installing custom wheel and tire

Extensive knowledge of computer balancer and tire machine

Ability to inspect, repair and install tires

Ability to interpret maintenance instructions and procedure manuals

Comprehensive knowledge of machines, tools and equipment including their uses, designs and maintenance

In-depth knowledge of working with electrical, cooling, exhaust, fuel and steering systems

Skilled in handling all kinds of wrenches, gauges, and air, machines and hand tools

Ability to perform tire rotation, bearing replacement, rotor resurfacing as well as front-end alignment

Profound knowledge of diagnosing performance problems, preparing estimates and writing accurate work orders

Skilled in comparing differences and similarities among sets of numbers, letters, objects, patterns or pictures


Brooklyn College Nelspruit



Course Aim: The course provides a basic understanding of tyres, their construction, fault diagnosis, inspection and examination methods, and selection and fitting procedures.

Competence puncture repairs to BS AU159f.

Focusing On Customer Presentation methods and quality control.

Method: Classroom & practical work

Duration: 2 Days

Prerequisite: None

Course Content: Day 1

The Health & Safety Procedures

Market Changes

Tyre Development

Tyre Characteristics

Component Identification

Tyre Assessment & Inspection Procedures

Recognition Of Abnormal Tyre Wear

Unconventional Characteristics

Fitting Procedures (carried over to day 2)

Course Content: Day 2

Tyre Fitting Procedures (continued)

Wheel Balancing

MOT Requirements

Puncture Repairs

Customer Presentation

Effective Quality Control Procedures


Tyre Technology

Professional Experience

Tyre Cooperation 2013 till now

Booysensdal Mine

Designation: Tire mechanic

Handle the responsibilities of repairing systems or machines by using tools and equipment

Perform the tasks of conducting tests and inspections of processes, services or products to evaluate performance or quality

Responsible for settling disputes, handling complaints and negotiating or resolving conflicts with others

Responsible for entering, recording, transcribing or maintaining information in electronic or written form

Handle the responsibilities of providing personal assistance, emotional support, medical attention or personal care to others like patients, customers or co-workers

Perform the task of estimating distances, sizes and quantities or determining materials required to perform the related work activities efficiently


Name Johan Smith

Contact number 074-****-***

Position Tyre Cooperation manager

NAME Dorian Kuhn

POSITION Engineering foreman

Contact numbers 083-***-****

NAME Storm

POSITION site supervisor

Contact numbers 076-***-****

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