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Automation Project Manager

Location:
Dubai, Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Salary:
AED18,000
Posted:
December 15, 2019

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KUDZAI

RONALD

MAVHENGERE

PROJECT MANAGER

PROFILE

Quality driven Project manager with a

passion for executing industrial

automation and renewable energy

projects on time and within budget,

with a goal of customer satisfaction.

Thirst for knowledge and growth has

me interested in executing projects in

different parts of the world, with teams

of different backgrounds and cultures.

PERSONAL INFORMATION

D.O.B: 30 MARCH 1983

SEX: MALE

MARRITAL STATUS: MARRRIED

RESIDENCY: SOUTH AFRICA

PHONE: +27-83-570-****

EMAIL:

ada2zl@r.postjobfree.com

WEBSITE:

https://www.projectmanagement.co

m/profile/kudzaimavhengere

HOBBIES:

Swimming, Travelling

CERTIFICATIONS

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

PROFESSIONAL: PMP 1873753

CERTIFIED ENERGY MANAGER

INTERNATIONAL: CEM 94414

EDUCATION

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH AFRICA – GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS LEADERSHIP

2012 - 2013

Advanced Project Management Program

Credits: 72

SAQA NQF Level 7 (South African Accreditation)

NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, ZIMBABWE 2002 - 2007

BEng (Hons) Electronic Engineering Degree

Credits: First Class, Distinction

SAQA NQF Level 7 (South African Accreditation)

SKILLS

WORK EXPERIENCE

AGE TECHNOLOGIES JHB, PMO MANAGER

SEPTEMBER 2017 – CURRENT

Successfully setup and managing the company project management office, executing projects according to PMI standards. This resulted in 95% success rate in projects executed within budget, on time while maintaining quality standards.

Roles:

• Ensure all projects follow PMO standards

• Allocation of project managers to projects

• Ensure all projects are completed on time, and within budget

• Measuring project performance using EVM

• Projects cost and procurement management

• Projects quality control

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Energy Management

PLC/SCADA Developer

Solar Systems Design

Automation Sales

Automation Design

Project Management

PRODUCTS:

Rockwell Automation:

Allen Bradley PLCs: ControlLogix,

CompactLogix, SLC and MicroLogix,

FactoryTalk View SE SCADA,

PanelView HMIs, PlantPAX, PowerFlex

Drives

Siemens:

Siemens S7 PLCs : S7-200, S7-300, S7-

400, S7-1200/1500, Siemens Basic and

Comfort HMIs, SIMATIC WinCC SCADA.

Schneider Electric:

Schneider PLCs: M580, M340,

QUANTUM. Magelis HMIs, CITECT

SCADA, Wonderware SCADA, Power

Meters, EcoStruxure Power Monitoring

Expert, EcoStruxure Facility Expert.

Solar Products:

FRIEM Inverters, SolarEdge Inverters,

Helioscope.

PLANNING TOOLS:

Microsoft Projects 2019, Microsoft

Planner.

• Allocation and management of project resources

• Control system design and sales

• Energy audits and execute energy management solutions

• Solar systems design

Notable Projects:

• Petra Diamonds Control system upgrade (Siemens S7 1500 CPUs and Simaitc WinCC). Managed the design, procurement, installation, and commissioned 21 RIO stations and 5PLC panels together with new PLC programs and SCADA application using TIA portal v14.

• Zimplats Control System Upgrade (Wonderware System platform, Schneider Quantum CPUs). Managed the seamless upgrade from 2014 to 2017 version.

• KitKat Cash and Carry 530kWp Rooftop PV Plant using SolarEdge inverters and optimizers. Managed the design, installation and commissioning of the PV system within a month.

• CTP Group energy management system using Schneider- Electric facility expert platform and PM5560 power meters. The client got return on their investment within three months of project execution.

AGE TECHNOLOGIES JHB, PROJECT MANAGER

JANUARY 2011–AUGUST 2017

Successfully executed medium to large automation projects to the value of R100 million from design to project close-out. The notable achievement was DCS upgrade for Lonza Chlorine plant conducted over 6 months with minimum shutdown time.

Roles:

• Project technical design

• Ensure projects are completed on budget and on time

• Project procurement management

• Project risk management

• Project quality management

• Project resource management

• Project stakeholder management

• Monitoring and control of project from initialization to handover phase

• PLC training course instructor

• Control systems design and sales

• Energy audits

Notable Projects:

• United National Breweries control systems upgrade (Schneider Redundant Quantum CPUs and Wonderware Intouch).

Improved plant availability by replacing the Simatic S5 PLC - local IO rack, with redundant quantum CPUs with ethernet remote stations.

• Burnstone Gold Mine Underground pump stations control system ( Rockwell ControlLogix and Wonderware Intouch).

• Lonza DCS upgrade ( Rockwell PlantPAX system). Managed the replacement of obsolete Emerson DCS system with Rockwell PlantPAX composed of 3 redundant ControlLogix PLCs and 18 RIO stations.

• Bridgestone TBR, Tyre Building Machine (Rockwell ControlLogix and PanelView Plus HMIs)

• FOSKOR Control system upgrade (Schneider M340 CPUs and Adroit SCADA)

• Kendal Power Station Sootblower Upgrade, Unit 1, 3 & 5

( Schneider Quantum CPUs and CITECT SCADA)

AGE TECHNOLOGIES JHB, PROJECT ENGINEER

NOVEMBER 2008–DECEMBER 2010

Executed automation projects with 100% success rate as the lead PLC/SCADA engineer on the projects.

Roles :

• PLC programming

• SCADA application development

• Control system design

• Supervising of system installation and commissioning

• Software FAT and system commissioning

• Project technical documentation

Notable Projects:

• Cape Town International Airport Baggage Handling system SCADA system ( Siemens Simatic WinCC)

• AEL Explosion test post systems ( Siemens S7 300 CPUs)

• Kendal Power Station Soot-blower Upgrade, Unit 2, 4 and 6

( Schneider Quantum CPUs and CITECT SCADA)

• Smokey Hills Mine Plant Control System (Schneider Quantum CPUs)

• Distell Line 3 & 4 Washers ( Siemens S7 1500 CPUs and Comfort Panels)

MINE-ELECT ZIMBABWE, APPLICATIONS ENGINEER

JULY 2007–OCTOBER 2008

Notable achievement was the developed and commissioned mine milling automation upgrade, leading the instrumentation and control team.

Roles:

• PLC programming

• SCADA development

• Electrical drawing development

• Electrical Panel building supervision and quality management Notable Projects:

• Mimosa Mine Phase 4 plant upgrade (Rockwell Control Logix PLCs and RSView32 SCADA

• Unilever Zimbabwe Mixing line Upgrade (Rockwell SLC CPUs and RSView 32 SCADA)

Murowa Diamond Mine Plant control system (Rockwell CompactLogix PLCs and PanelViews



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