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Electrical Technician

Lusaka, Zambia
K 12,000
October 11, 2021

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Name : Shoyd Choko

Sex : Male

Marital Status : Married

N.R.C No : 201901/62/1

Mobile Phone No : +260*********

E-mail Address :

Health : Good


A motivated, Technical Project professional with a capability to successfully lead and manage a wide variety of projects through demonstrating strong leadership, approach to problem solving creatively, applying strong analytical skills, collaborate in a team environment, communicate clearly and effectively and to focus on the customer.


Schools Years Qualifications

Chiwala Secondary 1992-1996 GCE Certificate


Cambridge College CIC 2019-2020 Dip. Project Management

Cambridge College CIC 2019 – 2020 Management & Business certificat

Caterpillar CAT 2020 Technicians certificate for Africa

Kafue Gorge Training 2011 Power System Planning Certificate

London Institute 2006-2011 Advanced Diploma Electrical

London Institute 2004-2006 Technician Certificate in Electrical

Luanshya Trades 1998-2000 Electricity-Craft certificate

Other Qualifications

Epiroc 2018 Pit Viper 271E Drills

Liebherr-Excavators 2017 - 2021 HEX1 –Technical Trained by OEM

Rotary Drill MD6640 2015 Technical Training

Electric Rope Shovel 2015 Technical Training

First Quantum minerals 2014 Team Work Certificate

DE voltage 2014 High Voltage Switching Certificate

Professional Membership EIZ .011*******

SADC Driver’s License C


First Quantum Minerals from 2014 to date

Job Title: Electrical Project Lead PC 5500 shovels from 10/11/2020-15/12/2020

PC 5500 PCR Project. Komatsu


•Utilize the key performance indicator (kpi) metrics to measure the efficiency of work performed against expectations of man-hours, cost and schedules.

•Coordinate and provide all parts, tools and documentation for planned work.

•Support the plant policies assuring that the environmental, health and safety are the first priority of the business

•Activity and resource planning

•Organizing and motivating a project team

•Controlling time management

•Analysing and managing project risk

•Ensuring customer satisfaction

•Monitoring progress and evaluation of the works

•Analyse, plan and develop requirements and standards in reference to schedule projects.

•Hold regular technical team meetings to determine progress and address any questions or challenges regarding projects

•Assign and oversee the daily tasks of technical personnel while ensuring all subordinates are actively working toward established milestones.

•Liaising with warehouse department on parts.

•Provide relevant and good quality attachments for work packages to the project team members.

Job Title: HV Electrical (Assistant Supervisor) Lead to date.


Maintenance and repair inclusive trouble shooting Works on the following machines;

•MD 6640 Drills CAT

•DK25 Drills Sand Vick

•Pit viper 270E Epiroc

•Electric shovel 7495 CAT

•PC 5500 Komatsu face shovel

•PC 5500 Komatsu Excavator

•R9100 Liebherr Excavators

•R9250 Liebherr Excavators

Zambia Electrometer Limited, from 2012 to 2014

Job Title: Electrical Technician Assembler


•Assembling and Disassembling of Energy meters

•Reliability testing of energy meters

•Booting and calibration of prepaid meters

•Aging of Energy meters

Konkola Copper Mines Plc, from 2004 to 2011

Job Title: Electrical Artisan


Electrical power Distribution, Maintenance and safety

•Five minutes safety meeting before starting work on site

•Substation maintenance 3.3KV/550V – checking conditions of fire extinguishers, entering date of last tested of fire extinguishers, checking operation of telephones, ensuring substation drawing are up to date and properly displayed, Ensuring fire fitting sand is in order, inspections on protection system and checking tripping unit voltage is correct.

• Ensuring all necessary notices are displayed at the substation

•Transformers- checking hot spot temperature for the windings and oils, state of silica jel, checking leaks on transformer bushings, checking all earth connection are clean and tight

•Routine preventive maintenance on HV,MV and LV substation auxiliary equipment

•Grading of protection and ensuring circuit discrimination in case of fault

•Primary injection test

•Secondary injection test

•Substation Installations

•Material and Labour organisation

•Dewatering- Pump installations

Stator Electrical Limited, from 2003 to 2004

Job Title: Motor & Armature Winder


•Rewinding of transformers

•Motor Rewinding and Armature Rewinding


Obtain Baccalaureate in Project Administration (BPA)


Playing pool and Research


•Good verbal and written communication in English and local language

•A versatile, analytical and hardworking man with practical hands on approach who always preserve to a achieve the best results

•Ability to multi-task and work well under pressure

•Good knowledge on computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) pronto

•Microsoft project, Microsoft word, Microsoft Excel.

•Leadership skills

•Organization skills

•Team management skills

•Time management skills

•Negotiation skills

•Risk management skills

•Problem solving and conflict resolution skills

•Project lifecycle management

•Plan job elements


1. Electrical Maintenance Technical Adviser – Mr Milton Zyvirayi

First Quantum Minerals – Kalumbila open pit

Cell; +260*********

2. Human Resources Manager

Zambia Electrometer Limited

P.O.Box 230041 Ndola, Zambia

3. Human resources Manager

Konkola Copper Mines Plc

P/b 2000(c) Chililabombwe, Zambia

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