About Joel Mufunde

  • Highest Qualification Bachelor's Degree
  • Gender Male
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About me

An Industrial and Manufacturing Engineer with experience in the Engineering and Manufacturing industry, whose career objective is to solve problems and be a person of value. I have got experience in Engineering Maintenance of plant machinery with in-depth practical knowledge of types of Maintenance practises. I am also passionate about research and development in the product development lifecycle.


  • 2012 - 2017
    National University Of Science And Technology

    Industrial And Manufacturing Engineering

    I have Passed with an overall degree classification of 2.1 in Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering at the National University Of Science and Technology in Bulawayo ,Zimbabwe


  • 2022 - Present
    Legend Lounge Pvt

    Industrial Engineer

     Production planning and Control processes to maximize efficiency and reduce waste.
     Develop and implement process improvements and equipment upgrades.
     Prepare material and equipment lists, purchase orders, cost analyses and estimated production costs.
     Design control systems to minimize costs and productivity challenges.
     Develop production standards in conjunction with users.
     Design production equipment layout and determine manpower requirements.
     Cost, plan and control operating factory and production budgets.
     Training staff for new processes and providing instructions and manuals.
     Apply Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma tools and methodology in the process.
     Develop and roll-out process KPIs

  • 2020 - 2022
    Turnall Holdings Pvt

    Maintenance Engineering Planner

     Schedule routine maintenance of statutory & critical equipment to ensure maximum reliability & availability. (Daily, monthly, quarterly, annually).
     Develops maintenance plans and setting up critical spares list for plant equipment
     Cost, plan and control operating plant and maintenance budgets.
     Principally contact and liaise with other departmental on critical maintenance issues required factory wide.
     Manage compliance issues of all statutory & critical equipment and ensure they comply with applicable statutory guidelines and best practices – Keep compliance and certificate register for all statutory & critical equipment.
     Audit defined processes and procedures to ensure adherence to quality, safety, and environmental management systems and put actions to ensure aspects are within limit.
     Contacts approved service providers to undertake work in and around the plant.
     Initiate, plan, execute and commission all projects and shutdown (minor or major, works
     Track projects and shutdown cost/time to ensure there is no budget/time overrun.
     Develop and track cost improvement projects and initiatives to reduce maintenance and production costs.

  • 2018 - 2020
    Turnall Holdings

    Graduate Mechanical Engineer

     Develops and manages project plans by documenting and tracking progress against project scope, milestones and timelines, resources, and financial requirements.
     Managing cost and time constraints
     Ensuring compliance with both internal and external protocols and regulations
     Running risk assessments of the equipment and processes being used.
     Execute LEAN manufacturing techniques and design
     Involved in Identifying opportunities for improvement in the manufacturing process and increase efficiency of roofing tiles and making sure they are made to great quality.
     This includes running trials and research and development on concrete additives, sand sampling and fibre technology. This goes by using LEAN thinking and its tools for continuous improvement.
     Reviewing production information to understand methods and activities in manufacturing (Work Instructions / SOP’s).
     Attended & knowledge to work on Shutdown maintenance, Preventive maintenance, and Corrective maintenance.
     Production management in the various plant items.