Sign in

Mechanical, preflights,turnaround,baseline,components repairs,NDT

Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
March 18, 2020

Contact this candidate



* ******* ******,******* ****,Springs,1559 Gauteng,RSA

Email: Phone:+27-814**-****

Professional Summary

Experienced and Qualified aircraft maintenance Technician with a high degree of technical knowledge in Electro mechanical asseblies . A highly organized and detail-oriented professional, I pride myself on doing the best possible job every time. Adept at identifying signs of problems and addressing them before they escalate. Proficient in using tools and equipment. Knowledgeable about a variety of aircraft systems and components. NDT level 2 Multi discipline. Great communicator with excellent cross-functional teams participation . Committed to ensuring aircraft safety and optimal level of operation.

Mobility - Available to relocate.


English language -Read write,Speak – Native – IELTS 7

Solid experience in Ultrasonic (Level 2 preferred, thickness minimum) and Eddy Current Level 2

MPI aircraft inspections (level 2)

Possess good analytical skills;


Able to use a wide range of tools and instruments and can communicate clearly in writing and verbally.

Have good eyesight and color vision;

Understand and uphold health and safety issues

Possess a valid driver’s license.

Available to work on flexible working hours.

Problem solving

Computer skills

Report writing and presentation skills

Numerical reasoning

Excellent at performing tasks.

Proficient in Multi discipline NDT techniques

Highly knowledgeable about all aspects of components and aircraft systems.

Proficient in relevant safety and quality regulations.

Extremely organized and detail-oriented.

Good oral and written communication skills.

Attentive to ensuring top quality in completion of all tasks.

Quick learner who excels at mastering new technology and equipment.

Work Experience

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer-Fleet: Casa 212,Mig 21, FJ 7,SF260,Hawk Mk60,Islander,Bell 412,Alouette III,Super Puma

Spearheaded routine inspections of aircraft.

aircraft Component overhauls – Mechanical, Pneumatics, Hydraulics and fuel tanks.

Identify, repair, or replace damaged parts and tagging

Install and upgrade various types of aircraft systems and components.

Perform regular maintenance checks and activities to ensure optimal systems function.

Use computer software to enter and maintain repair and inspection records.

Vendor Quality Development and Quality management.

Work with vendors and suppliers to source customized parts and equipment.

Reduce costs by performing maintenance and inspection routines to minimize damage and wear.

Supervised junior Apprentices in completing maintenance tasks.

Trained newly hired technicians and provided constructive feedback

Completed and maintained records as needed.

Ensured compliance with applicable safety and quality regulations.

Performed Multi discipline NDT on various aircraft components

Performed Air craft life extension surveys and inspection.

Performed modification embodiment using manufacture’s service bulletins, preliminary instructions, -mandatory and optional.

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer-Fleet Boeing 737-200,-300,Airbus A320,MD 80

Inspected aircraft and identified need for repairs or replacements.

Supervised junior Apprentices in completing maintenance tasks.

Trained newly hired technicians and provided constructive feedback.

Ensured safety and good condition of aircraft by monitoring performance and implementing routines to reduce risk of damage and amount of wear and tear.

Completed and maintained records as needed.

Ensured compliance with applicable safety and quality regulations.

Quality Engineer- NDT technician

Redesigned and deployed Quality Control Plans

Created and Launched Quality inspection Work Instructions

Inspected and monitored repair locomotives and train systems and components.

Tested repaired components to ensure high quality.

Installed systems and equipment for variety of train and locomotive types.

Performed vendor qualifications and monitoring

Ordered and tracked supplies, parts, and equipment necessary for manufacturing,maintenance and repairs.

Scheduled and managed tools calibration system.

Quality Manager

Managed Quality system, Coordinated audits for ISO certification

Managed Industrial manufacturing Quality.

Managed field service and warranty activities

Created and deployed Quality Control Plans

Created Quality inspection Work Instructions

Quality Engineer -Alstom Ubunye

APSYS Leader (Lean Manufacturing)-Alstom Ubunye

Lead Lean manufacturing Philosophy

Lead Components manufacturing – Looming and cubicles

Lead continuous improvement in manufacturing

Lead Project Quality { Industrial Quality, Supplier Quality}- Achieved Zero Defect per product-Supplier confidence

Achieved and maintained GE Project NCRs to below Target.

Reduced Cost of None conformances to become Business Income through Purchase orders on work done on invalid NCRs

Performed PFMEA

Conducted PPAPS

Performed FAI s and FMRs

Performed and documented CAR and PARs

Trained approximately 400 employees jointly with Global APSYS Team and implemented Lean Manufacturing principles -including coaching. (Gibela and Ubunye employees)

Managed approximately 300 Employees as acting Manufacturing Director.

Created and Monitored Budget and costing Vs performance.

Created and implemented Performance contracts and reviews.

Delivered SRS projects products before estimated delivery targets, in 5 months instead of 8 months to close down the projects.

Redesigned Task sequences and operation flows on Rad Cab manufacturing, Water testing of coaches.

Created, led and managed Cutting and sleeving operations in Looming shop

Improve update of visual management stations.

Currently spearheading cross functional routine among EPUs and Support function teams and Current Say do Production target/ delivery targets improving.


National Diploma -Aircraft Engineering


School of Technical Training-HEXICO


Multi discipline NDT level 2

Oil Analysis


Total Quality Management Systems

Lean Manufacturing.

BSc Aeronautical Engineering-E-Learning


Collins University

Contact this candidate