Alexander Phiri

Diesel Mechanic

Sector: Construction

Member Since, July 12, 2023

Open To Work

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  • I am open to working remotely Yes
  • I am open to being contacted by employers and recruiters Yes

About Me

I am a passionate, widely experienced and certified heavy equipment technician who is open minded, believes in continuous improvement, strives to perform each task correctly while prioritising the safety of self,colleagues and machinery.


  • Advanced certificate , Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies (2008 - 2010) Northern Technical College

Work & Experience

  • Lafarge Zambia Plc (2021 - Present ) Diesel Mechanic

    I am responsible for ensuring that the mobile equipment used in cement production is maintained in a state that is safe to operate and cost effective through proactive application of mobile plant knowledge and experience.

  • First Quantum Minerals (2015 - 2021 ) HEAVY EQUIPMENT TECHNICIAN - Ancillary Equipment Rebuilds Leadhand

    I carried out equipment failure root cause analysis,repairs and rebuilds according to OEM standards on KOMATSU and CATERPILLAR machines.

  • Ms Shamrock Contractors (2012 - 2015 ) Senior Heavy Equipment Technician

    Repairing and rebuilding of SANDVIK and ATLAS COPCO underground mining equipment according to OEM standards.

  • Reliant Mining & Construction (2010 - 2012 ) Heavy Equipment Technician

    Ensuring that drilling and hauling equipment are kept in optimal working order in a safe and environmentally sustainable way.