Location (Residence): Walvis Bay, Namibia Citizenship:Namibia
Afrikaans, English United Kingdom Other:
Education & Experience:
Work Authorization & Relocation:
Vocational in Electrician Years of Experience:
Authorized to work in: Namibia Present Location: Namibia, Walvis Bay Relocation: Anywhere (International)
1. Summary (Cover Letter) - CV/Resume Part 1 [Mandatory]
I am writing to apply for a position as an Electrician/Technician with your company. I am enclosing my certification, my curriculum Vitae and three references.
I believe that my strong technical experience and education will make me a very good candidate for a position in your company. I would like to specialize in underwater vehicles and ROV equipment if possible. I also have experience in learning and excelling at new technologies as needed. Via courses and first hand training I would like to further myself in the field. My hydraulic, marine vessel and scuba diving experience make me confident that I could be an asset in the work environment for your company.
Please see my CV for additional information on my experience.
2. Work Experience - CV/Resume Part 2 [Mandatory]
1. SELF EMPLOYED
EMPLOYER - Self employed
(Dec 1996 to Feb. 1997)
RESPONSIBILITIES - JOINERY
SKILLS ACQUIRED - Operating of machinery
2. NEW WAY HYDRAULICS
EMPLOYER - New way Hydraulics cc
(Feb 1997 to Jan 1998)
RESPONSIBILITIES - Assist with high level fault
Finding and repair work on hydraulic
And pneumatic machinery.
Maintenance and repair on basic
RESPONSIBILITIES - Day to day organization
Of workshop duties
SKILLS ACQUIRED - Working without supervision
On basic hydraulic and pneumatic
Machinery and tools.
Repair work on gearboxes
Gas welding and brazing
3. A & A ELECTRICAL
EMPLOYER - A & A ELECTRICAL
(Feb 1998 to July 1998)
RESPONSABILITYS - Apprentice Electrician.
General fault finding,
Installation of electrical.
OTHER RESPONSALILITIES - Day to day marine
and workshop duties.
SKILLS ACQUIRED - Electrical know how of
Installation and repair on
Marine equipment and
Fishing factory setup.
I left the company for a three-month period (July 1998 till September 1998) to sail with a sailboat from Walvis Bay, Namibia to Fortaleza in Brazil, after which I returned to Walvis Bay.
4. CORVIMA ELECTRICAL
EMPLOYER - Corvima Investments
July 1998 to Nov 2002
RESPONSABILITIES - I am largely in charge of all
Electrical installations in the
Factory and all seagoing vessels
of the company. All maintenance
And repairs of the vessels and in
And around the factory falls
directly in my hands. Wiring of
panels and motor starters I am also capable of doing without supervision of any kind. I also oversee maintenance of motors and any other electrical equipment.
OTHER RESPONSABILITIES - I report directly to my senior
About faulty equipment or machinery and propose a replacement or a solution to the problem, I then take the necessary steps to complete the job as efficiently and affectively as possible, and in the safest manner possible. I work without supervision of any kind but I am always open to suggestions from other people. I try to keep my work tidy and up to safety standards as far as possible.
SKILLS ACQUIRED - Extensive knowledge of
electrical equipment 380v and
220v in fish factory environment
and on marine fishing vessels
electrical motor maintenance and
testing. Faultfinding and repairs.
5. FURY ROAD PRODUCTIONS
EMPLOYER - Fury Road Productions
Moonlighting Cape Town
Nov 2002 to Feb 2003
RESPONSABILITIES - ALL electrical maintenance,
repairs and new equipment
Wiring was my duties. When
needed I also helped on the
mechanical machinery and
OTHER RESPONSABILITIES - If my work is complete I would
help out in any of the other
Departments e.g. Bike workshop,
mechanic shop, machinist shop,
welding corner and
woodworking. I assisted with
any job I could be of help.
6. THOVO THERM
EMPLOYER - TOM ZWAR
Tel 064 20 4300
Feb 2003 to Sept 2003
Thovo Therm refrigeration and air conditioning.
RESPONSABILITIES - Thovo Therm is a company
That installs and maintains industrial refrigeration compressors, freezers and fishing factory grade panel work.
My work was to wire all the
Compressors, solenoids and
Sensors for the equipment to
Function. While working for
Thovo Therm I had the privilege
To wire the 2 newest factories on
The west coast. Merlus Walvis
Bay and Seaflower in Luderitz.
SKILLS ACQUIRED - Basic refrigeration and air
Conditioning. Panel layouts and insulation requirements. All different types of gas welding on the pipe work required for a system. Compressor overhauling and maintenance.
7. Flight of the phoenix/ Namib films
Employer - Namib Film productions
Po box 2209
Tel: 064 412600
Responsibilities - I have to make up, supply and
Monitor all cables and power
Supplying generators on location,
Work area and base camp.
I have to supply each workstation with lights and power to get the job done.
8. RAFGJAFINN - ELECTRICIAN
DURATION - MARCH 2004 TO JULY 2004
LOCATION - REYKJAVIK, ICELAND
9. WALVIS BAY SALT REFINERY - HEAD OF
EMPLOYER - WALVIS
PO BOX 2471
Tel (064) 21 3350
DURATION - 3 MONTH CONTRACT
LOCATION - WALVIS BAY, NAMIBIA
RESPONCEBILITIES - Walvis bay salt refiners
Built a baggage plant for
Export salt. The plant was
To be completely automated.
Installation layout and
Commissioning of electrical
Motors and components were
10. KNOX AND WELLS - TEMP CONSTRUCTION
DURATION - 3 MONTHS
LOCATION - CARDIFF, WALES
11. FLAT AND HOMES - MAINTENANCE MANAGER
DURATION - Plus minus 3 and a half years
LOCATION - CARDIFF, WALES
- HAVE COMPLETED TWO COURSES IN THE NEW PART P ELECTRICIANS GUIDES REQUIRED BY LAW IN THE UNITED KINGDOM
My primary responsibilities were to keep all the flats and domestic houses electrical installations up to date by British standard law.
General maintenance was second to that.
Other jobs done included:
Plumbing for kitchens and bathrooms.
Floor tiles and wall tiling.
Dry wall building
In the last year the companies I have been employed by in Wales (England) have been in financial difficulty due to the crash in the housing market. Currently I am looking for something closer to home. Thank you for your time.
3. Education & Training - CV/Resume Part 3 [Mandatory]
School - Walvis Bay High School
Matriculated - Senior Certificate 1996
Western Cape Educational
Department of South Africa
Subjects - Afrikaans
Awards - Wrestling (Silver in SA
Leadership - Class Monitor 1995
Class Monitor 1996
Attended N.I.M.T ( Namibian institute of mining and technoligy) N1
Took trade test during time with Corvima engeneering and earned a Vocational Certificate for Electrician general.
4. Computer Skills - CV/Resume Part 4 [Mandatory]
I have a better than average understanding of computers and have done a couple of courses in microsoft word and enjoy working with this technology.
5. Other Skills - CV/Resume Part 5 [Optional]
Carpentry and restoration of old furnature
I am a qualified Resque Scuba diver (padi)
Iam a keen watersports enthusiast
6. Additional Information - CV/Resume Part 6 [Optional]
I wish to enter the world of rov development and maintenance to further myself in this field will be good. i am hard working and have a goal i need to achive.