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Chemical Technician

Ras al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
November 04, 2019

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Prosper Gumunyu

Alghail Ras Al Khaimah United Arab Emirates 009***********

Single Male Shona and English

Zimbabwean BN910999

Summary of Qualifications

4 years of experience in chemical analysis, process verification, electroplating troubleshooting, data recording, data analysis and effluent plant troubleshooting.

2 years experience in safety inspection, accident data analysis, conducting HIRA, implement safe system of work and QHSE internal auditing.

Extensive experience in wastewater treatment, chemical waste treatment and kitchen water treatment.

Computer skills include: Excel, Word, Power-point, Outlook, Publisher, anova, six-sigma, solver, aspen, maitlab & solid edge.

Professional Experience

Chemical Technician March 2016 to Present

Powerbar Gulf Al Ghail Ras Al Khaimah United Arab Emirates

Ensure process parameters (chemical concentration, pH, temperature and turbidity) for electroplating and powder coating processes are within specification.

Prepares and setting up laboratory exercises, demonstrations and instructional materials.

Monitors laboratory environment, arrange, stocks and distributes materials, equipment and supplies.

Maintains accurate logs, reports and records of work performed and materials and equipment used.

Monitors, orders, receives, stores and maintains adequate inventory levels of supplies and equipment as directed.

Ensure proper running of effluent treatment plant and RO plant.

Ensure ETP and RO effluent parameters meet the set limits for discarding and reuse respectively.

Troubleshoots any problem concerning laboratory operations, electroplating, powder coating and industrial waste water treatment.

Contact daily inspection on proper chemical handling, storage and disposal.

Conduct training on chemical handling as per inspection findings.

Ensure HIRA is in place and safety measures are implemented for all work activities.

Ensure permit to work is in place for all high risk activities.

Analyses accident records and put measures in place.

Advice on implementation of engineering control measure to promote safe system of work.

Conduct EMS, QMS AND OHSAS internal auditing.

Chemical Technician January 2011 to December 2011

Ikusasa Water Cape Town South Africa

Operate pilot plants for waste water treatment.

Analytical test of the feed and permeate for organic and inorganic elements.

Chemical injection surveillance, including monitoring of chemical injection pumps, maintaining chemical pump function, inventory reporting and ordering.

Perform Plant costing.

Perform the energy and mass balance on the system.

Sample collection and analysis.

Report of analysis results to the Laboratory Manager.

Provide process optimization support as required.

Hazard identification and trouble shoot process upsets.

Perform environmental management processes and waste management.


Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering (BTECH CHEM ENG) from Cape Peninsula University of Technology (Jan 2012- Dec 2012).

National Diploma in Chemical Engineering (Nat Dip CHEM ENG) from Cape Peninsula University of Technology (2009- 2011).

Nebosh IGC (May 2018-August 2018


MrsLailani, QHSE Manager at Powerbar Gulf. 009**********(ext.366)

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