Catherine akinyi ouma

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Mechanical Engineers

Mechanical engineer with 1+ years of experience, good
communication and problem solving skills seeking for full time
opportunity and willing to work in a challenging environment, where I
could explore and adapt myself in different fields and to obtain a
challenging position that will provide an opportunity for continuous
learning.Talented in transforming detailed technical specifications
into efficient, effective and quality designs.Collaborates with
teammates to complete technical projects on time and within budget.

Apart from engineering, I am proficient at web designing

Experience

NAIROBI CITY WATER AND SEWERAGE COMPANY /

Mechanical Engineering Attache - July 2021- September 2021,

Repairing worn and faulty parts in water pumps.
Coupling motors shafts and pump shafts.
Servicing company vehicles i.e changing oil filters and air filters.
Replacing faulty pressure plates in friction clutches.
Fixing air compressors used to drive pneumatic jack hammers.
Changing torsion bars in water bowsers.
Repairing fuel injectors and accelerator in case backhoe loader.
Removing damaged hydraulic hose on a case backhoe loader.
Replacing car brake pads

KENYA NATIONAL BUREAU OF STATISTICS

Enumerator - AUGUST 2019 - SEPTEMBER 2019

Undergoing a training prior, the main census activities
. Reviewing the assigned field and preparing an efficient route
. Finding, verifying, and recording addresses and households.
Identifying myself and inquiring a variety of specific information.
Helping people in filling out the questionnaires.
Leaving a notice of a visit at households that are occupied but vacant at the
time of visit.
Recording and encoding of the collected information from the survey which
assisted in building my organization skills.
Getting in touch with individuals to be interviewed in their own home or
office by mail, phone, or in person.
Recognizing and giving an account of problems in obtaining data.
Submitting completed tasks to a supervisor and discussing developments
daily.
Reviewing data gathered from an interview to check if they are complete
and accurate.

RIGATO GARAGE/

RIGATO GARAGE/ - July 2019- August 2019

Planning work procedures.
Ensuring that necessary spare parts, materials, and equipment are available
or obtainable at short notice.
Maintain records of repair and service work, and make reports to detect
recurrent faults
Checking the activities in the garage, inspecting completed work for
compliance with safety and statutory regulations, and make sure defects are
repaired.
Repairing worn and faulty parts using suitable tools and equipment.
Performing routine and scheduled maintenance services such as oil
changes, lubrications, etc.
Testing and adjusting repaired parts or assemblies to make sure they work
properly.

Education

BACHELOR'S DEGREE

UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI
SEP 2017-SEP 2022

managed to attain an upper second- class honor.

Certificate in software development

ZALEGO INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION
JAN 2017-MAY 2017

I studied software development. I learnt web designing using html,
CSS,JavaScript. I learnt quite a lot on database management using MySQL.
We also coded in python, C++, Android, PHP,java

Skills

  • COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN (CAD)- AutoCAD Inventor
  • Solidworks FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS-Ansys Software CASCADING STYLE SHEETS (CSS) HTML BOOTSTRAP MICROSOFT OFFICE C ++ PHP PYTHON MySQL JAVA MATLAB / SIMULINK