Muhammed Bilal Kazi
(Chemical Engineer) (Pr Eng)
18 Constance Cawston Road, Westville, Durban ◊ H: 0312661113 ◊ C: 0784600223 ◊ firstname.lastname@example.org
I am a motivated professional with ambition to succeed in my personal and professional life. I have a talent for quickly mastering technology. I consider myself to be highly flexible and versatile, poised and competent with the potential to easily transcend cultural differences. I am a good team-builder with excellent collaborative skills. I am a chemical engineer with over five years of working experience. I have undertaken a vast range of projects that have covered many of the key chemical engineering competencies. I have obtained my registration with the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) as a Professional Engineer.
Process Engineering Design
Familiarity with all process design safety requirements.
Possess an excellent team spirit and capable of interacting effectively with other discipline engineers.
Proficient with Microsoft Office software.
Comprehensive understanding of government and industry related rules and regulations
Able to work in cross-functional projects
Flexible handling a variety of tasks and shift priorities simultaneously.
Can work independently and in a team environment.
Enjoy solving problems.
Attention to detail.
Process Engineer, 02/07/2012 – Present
Operated and managed a pilot filtration plant. Designed an alternate control system for the pilot plant.
Compiled process specifications for a 1 MW Cogeneration plant at Darvill Wastewater Works
Designed pilot scale drying beds for sludge treatment which were successfully implemented at 10 waterworks for the collection, analysis and classification of the sludge.
Operated and commissioned a 4 Ml/day water treatment plant in the Eastern Cape.
Designed a polyacrylamide dosing system for Clarifiers at Hazelmere WW
Conducted investigation into high aluminium concentrations at rural plants in the North Coast.
Designed an upgrade to the Head of works at Umzinto WW in the South Coast (12 Ml/day to 20 Ml/day). Including all dosing systems, pumps, instrumentation and a flocculation unit. (project cost > R40 million)
Based at Wiggins Waterworks as support to the plant superintendent for a period of six months. Worked as acting plant superintendent in the absence of the plant superintendent.
Project managed a project to review and update Engineering standards and specifications at Umgeni Water. This included compiling tender documents for the project.
Undertook literature review and desktop study on available mechanical sludge dewatering equipment. Completed design of plant to test three technologies. I was also the project manager on this project, responsible for compiling tender documents and all other documentation. (Project cost = R40 million)
PR Eng (ECSA registration number – 201705069)
University of KwaZulu- Natal: Durban, KZN (2006 – 2011)
o Bachelor of Science: Chemical Engineering
Orient Islamic School: Durban, KZN (2005)
o Senior Certificate Examination: Following subjects passed with distinction; English, Afrikaans, Arabic, Maths, Physical Science, Geography and Accounting.
Filter Design Workshop (2013)
Dissolved Air Flotation Workshop (2013)
HAZOP Workshop (2014)
FIDIC(Contracts) Workshop (2015)
Microsoft Powerpoint Presentation (2015)
Dr Lakesh Maharaj – Process Engineer, Umgeni Water
Cell: 078 289 8144 Email: email@example.com
Mr Naheen Toolsee – Process Engineer, Umgeni Water
Cell: 083 424 3856 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org