Chief Engineer

Last Updated: 1st August 2019 (over 3 years ago)



Phone Number


Age Range
45 to 54

Qualification Level
Trade Qualification

Afrikaan, English


Dynamic, forward-looking team player with a sound understanding of the electrical and air conditioning fields. Strong working knowledge of facility and property maintenance. Extensive working experience in drafting, including the ability to interpret and analyze data to develop and design models. Inspiring team leader with the ability to think laterally to provide solutions, exercising independent judgment and decision-making in the diagnosis and resolution of problems. Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels.


Kimberley Technical College

   Apr 1990
— May 1992

Completed my NTC 2 and NTC 3

De Beers Consolidated Mines

   Jan 1990
— Oct 1992

I qualified as an electrician through the mining company


Zuri Beach Resort, Zanzibar
Chief Engineer

   Dec 2018
— Feb 2019

• Schedules and coordinates the work of all maintenance employees assuring it is economical and technically correct and within budgeted labor cost goals.
• Develop maintenance procedures and ensure implementation
• Carry out inspections of the facilities to identify and resolve issues
• Sewerage Treatment Plant Maintenance
• Building Maintenance System upkeep
• Genarators, Stabilisers and UPS Maintenance
• Water Treatment Plant ( RO and Desalination)
• HVAC, Laundry and Kitchen.
• Check electrical and hydraulic systems of buildings to ensure functionality
• Plan and oversee all repair and installation activities
• Allocate workload and supervise upkeep staff (custodians, janitors etc.)
• Monitor equipment inventory and place orders when necessary
• Monitor expenses and control the budget for maintenance
• Manage relationships with contractors and service providers
• Keep maintenance logs and report on daily activities
• Ensure health and safety policies are complied with
• Experience in planning maintenance operations
• Solid understanding of technical aspects of plumbing, carpentry, electrical systems etc.
• Working knowledge of facilities machines and equipment

Hotel Verde Zanzibar
Technical Manager

   Jul 2017
— Nov 2018

• Project Management
• Commissioning of building
• Installation of MEP’s
• Commissioning of BMS
• Implementation of SOP’s for Maintenance Department
• Snagging of building
• Commissioning of CMMS
• Implementation of MMS
• Implementation of QMS
• Setting up of Maintenance Department
• Hiring of staff
• Subordinates: 20; Ass FM, Electrician, Plumber, Carpenter, A/C Technician, Painters, Handymen, Sustainable/Green Co-ordinaters, Gardeners and Pool attendants.

Mmabatho Palms Hotel and Casino
Maintenance Manager

   Apr 2016
— Jun 2017

• Project Management
• Implementing Preventative maintenance schedules
• Preparing CAPEX budgets for 2017
• Implementing Job Card system
• Sorting out maintenance department
• Facility Management
• Health and Safety Committee
• Managing Grounds and Gardens
• Subordinates: 10; Ass MM, Electrician, A/C Technician, Handymen, Pool attendants and a host of sub contractors

Saudi Electric Services Polytechnic (SESP)
Technical Instructor

   Sep 2015
— Feb 2016

• Lecturing of students,
• Digital Electronics,
• Power Simulation,
• Lucas Nuelle simulation panels,
• Lucas Nuelle uni Train modules.
• Subordinates: N/A We had 17 students per class and would have approx. 5 different classes a day

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