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Radio Communications TECHNICIAN

Location:
Gaborone, South-East, Botswana
Posted:
October 24, 2016

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TERENCE MUFANDAEDZA Page * of * Curriculum Vitae

Terence Mufandaedza

P.O.BOX 40248

GABORONE

BOTSWANA

CELL: +267-**-***-***

HOME : +267-**-***-***

Email:acw7cr@r.postjobfree.com

1. CAREER OBJECTIVES:

To associate myself with a dynamic organization that offers more room for learning and development and utilize my academic qualifications, technical and engineering skills.

To secure a job in an organization that will give me the opportunity to fully utilize my skills as well as learn new skills that will benefit both the organization and me.

To develop my engineering skills to the maximum and adjust to the dynamic growth of technology so that i may move with time in terms of new trends in technology.

KEY SKILLS

Excellent product support and installation of Communication equipment Radio/Tele.

Telecoms and electronics, installation and repairs (PABX, Access Control, Internet Protocol CCTV systems,VSAT systems and PC maintenance + wireless networks).

Excellent team leading and project management skills. PERSONAL TRAITS:

Hardworking, good communication skills, attentive, analytically oriented and capable of working under pressure or difficult conditions. Well mannered and respectful of superiors. CURRICULUM VITAE

TERENCE MUFANDAEDZA Page 2 of 7 Curriculum Vitae

2. PERSONAL DETAILS

Date of birth 29 April 1979

Sex Male

Marital status Married

Nationality Zimbabwean

Languages English and Shona

Drivers License Class 4 No. 14580 AM (2002)

Passport No DN571607

3.EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Majwe Mining Joint Venture Pty (Ltd) Aug 2012-Present

(secondment from Radio Solutions Botswana based at Jwaneng Diamond Mine) POSITION RADIO COMMS TECHNICIAN

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Co-ordinate and perform autonomous electronics repairs and maintenance on all systems as designated by the superintendent.

Installation, repairs and maintenance of Motorola Vhf and Uhf radios and repeaters.

Carry out Installation and repairs of Brigade camera monitor systems for heavy plant equipment.

Carry out CPS programming,installation and repairs on Motorola(TETRA radios) .

Maintenance of solar power systems in remote locations.

Carry out on the bench electronic repairs for radios, cameras, wireless radio links and solar charge controllers.

Ensure and maintain a safe and healthy electronics workshop environment.

Have the capacity to train and impart skills to interns.

Hardware installations and repairs for the Dispatch Fleet Management System (FMS) for the open pit mine. Carrying out support on the Pit viper drills, KOMATSU 930E trucks and the BUCYRUS Rope shovels.

Support on the Rajant Mesh Network access points and radio links for the FMS network.

Carry out day to day maintenance and repairs for the SD6 Filter cleaning Plant. TERENCE MUFANDAEDZA Page 3 of 7 Curriculum Vitae

Radio Solutions Pty (Ltd) Botswana Jan 2010-July 2012 POSITION SENIOR RADIO COMMS TECHNICIAN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Projects planning, implementation and commissioning all sites where Impro access control, Axis camera systems, LG IP PABXs and iCom communication radios are installed.

Installation and support of the last mile wireless radio systems.(Alvarion,Proximity and Radwin radio links)

Supervise and train employees working on Impro access systems and IP surveillance cameras.

Repairs and support on VHF and UHF iCom radios and Repeaters, Alarm repeater systems i.e. RCD system, and the Engenius wireless network radio transceivers.

Installation and configuration of the iDirect VSAT systems

Configuration and setting up of CISCO routers and Switches for IP surveillance systems

Installation of Axis IP Cameras and Milestone camera management software. Management of all material stock being used on running project Ultimate Solutions Pty (Ltd) Botswana Jan 2008-Dec 2009 POSITION SENIOT PABX TECHNICIAN

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Installation and support on Mitel and SAMSUNG digital PABX solutions

Installation of Man 3000 call management systems and Cell routers(LCR)

Design and installation of wired LANs and Wireless access points and routers

PC maintenance and troubleshooting on all windows OS

Product support on CISCO routers in all Pick `n` Pay supermarkets

Support on Ulti Sales point of sale systems

Training of junior technicians and students on attachment TERENCE MUFANDAEDZA Page 4 of 7 Curriculum Vitae

Scientific &Industrial Research & Development Cooperation

(SIRDC August 2006- Dec 2007

POSITION ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Preparation of training kits for courses being run by the institute

PCB design and fabrication for research projects

Component procurement and keeping an updated inventory of all electronic components

Providing repair support on air conditioners, computer power supplies, inverters and monitors being used at SIRDC

Assisting research scientist in projects as assigned by the institute director

Providing repairs and maintenance services to the private companies as well as government departments

Repair of all industrial instruments equipment(scales,PLCs and plant electronic circuits) Worked on the design of a portable radio with flash memory as playback feature and design of a Colorimeter

Digital Communication Systems………June2005-July2006

POSITION HELD SENIOR TECHNICIAN

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Training of junior technicians and realization of new employees

Product support on PABX brands i.e. LG,PANASONIC,ERICCSON, SAMSUNG,CALYPSO and JUPITER

Installation of satellite dishes and decoders

Installation of Local area networks(LAN)and VSAT systems in Mozambique

Repairs to component level of LG and PANASONIC PABX

Repairs of Motorola and Kenwood communication radios

Installation of auto attendants and advert on hold systems WRS Electronics Pvt (Ltd June 2002-May 2005 POSITION HELD TELECOMMS TECHNICIAN

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Installation of call monitoring systems and fixed cellular systems

Product support on all LG pabx, fax machines and telephone handsets

Assisting the sales executives on all technical aspects of quotations and tenders

Day to day running of the repairs workshop and training of apprentices

Product support on all call logging soft wares

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Installation and repairs of auto attendant instruments(BOXIT)

Installation and repairs of ad-on-hold systems.

WRS Electronics PVT (LTD) …… January 19 1998 – January 19 2002 POSITION HELD APPRENTICE

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Trained in the installation and repairs of PABXs,fax machines telephone handsets and call buffer systems,

Installation and repair of satellite decoders

Installation of VHF and HF communication radios

Repairs of electric gate control cards

AWARDS JOURNEYMAN CLASS ONE

4.PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

ADVANCED DIPLOMA IN TELECOMMUNICATIONS &

ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING (City& Guilds T5)

ISSUED FEB 2002

Subject Grade

Electronics 4 Distinction

Mathematics 4 Distinction

Telecom principles 4 Credit

Radio 4(option) Distinction

Data communication 5 Distinction

Software engineering 5 Credit

NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION

ISSUED DEC 2000

COLLEGE HARARE POLYTECHNIC

Subject Grade

Electronics Distinction

Circuit theory Distinction

Mathematics Distinction

Industrial management Distinction

Radio communication Distinction

Project Distinction

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AWARDS BEST STUDENT

BEST PROJECT

NATIONAL CERTIFICATE IN ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION ISSUED MAY 1999

COLLEGE HARARE POLYTECHNIC

Subject Grade

Electronics Credit

Mathematics Distinction

Electrical technology Credit

Workshop practice Distinction

Radio communication Distinction

Project Credit

AWARDS BEST STUDENT

ADVANCED DIPLOMA IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT(ICM .UK)

ISSUED APR 2014

COLLEGE Institute of Commercial Management Subject Grade

Planning & Scheduling Distinction

Computers in Project Management Distinction

Purchasing and materials Management Distinction

Managing Works and Costs Distinction

The Financial Framework Distinction

Nature and Organization of Projects Management Credit 5.ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

ORDINARY LEVEL (gce)

ISSUED 1995

SCHOOL NYATSIME COLLEGE

Subject Grade

Shona B

English literature B

English language B

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Accounts A

Mathematics A

Geography A

Core science A

Biology A

Physics, chemistry A

ADVANCED LEVEL (gce)

ISSUED 1997

SCHOOL MARLBOROUGH HIGH SCHOOL

Subject Grade

Mathematics B

Biology D

Chemistry D

General paper B (grade 4)

6. HOBBIES

Playing social soccer

Listening to music

Playing chess

7.REFEREES

DR E.T Kapuya Mr. Abdul Arbi

General Manager

Director ECI Ultimate Solutions (Botswana)

SIRDC Box BO 378

P.O 6654 Bontleng

Harare Gaborone

TEL: +263-*-****** CELL: +267-**-******

TEL: +267-*******

Mr. Q Wessels

Rope Shovel MARC Superintendent

Majwe Mining Joint Venture (Pty) Ltd

Private Bag 0012, Jwaneng,

Botswana

m: +267-****-**** t: +267-***-**** e: acw7cr@r.postjobfree.com



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