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Mechanical Engineer Solidworks

Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
August 23, 2021

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Junior mechanical engineer


Contact no: 072-***-****

Personal Details

Date of birth: 14 October 1996

Identity number: 961**********

Residential Address: 142 Deccan Road, Northdale,


Postal code: 3201

Nationality: South African

Race: Indian

Languages: English, Afrikaans, and isiZulu

Drivers licence: Code B


School attended: Raisthorpe Secondary school

Highest grade passed: Grade 12

Tertiary education: BSc Hons Mechanical

Engineering at the University of

KwaZulu Natal

Professional Experience

Company: Precision Engineering

Job description: Vacation Work

Duration: 22/02/2021 – 14/05/2021

Duties: Modelling on 3D CAD software,

derived G code for CNC milling,

surface grinding of components

Reference: Mr. Lushern Moodley

Contact no: 072-***-****


I am a highly motivated individual who is goal orientated. I am a creative problem solver who can adapt to

different situations and challenges. My main strength is that I can work under pressure in environments that require an individual or collaborative approach. I am applying for a vacancy as a mechanical engineer.

However, I am open to other positions available not specifically in the engineering field. I have recently graduated with a BSc Honours degree in mechanical


Key skills

• Microsoft Office

• 2D and 3D geometric modelling in AutoCAD,

SOLIDWORKS, Autodesk Inventor or any other

relevant package

• CFD and FEA analysis of engineering parts and


• Programming skills in Python, Arduino, and C.

• Numerical and graphical modelling in Microsoft

Excel, and MATLAB

• Project planning using Microsoft Project or any

other relevant package

• Solid expertise in research and development


Satellite tracker

• Researched, designed, and manufactured a

satellite tracking system.

• Derivation of Gantt charts for the satellite

tracking system, Arduino programming of the

motion control subsystem. This included the

programming of the rotary encoders and the

GPS trackers to provide accurate feedback to the


• Oversaw the manufacturing of the electronic

housing and the main framework for the

satellite tracking system.

• Wiring of the electronic interface of the system.

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