Work Experience I

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Higher Colleges Of Technology

Work Experience I




Our objective to is to work in a place for four weeks full time. In my case I had to work from 7 o'clock in the morning until 2 o'clock in the afternoon for four weeks. That makes it 20 days and 7 hours a day and that is total of 140 hours from April 14 to May 12 but sometimes we had during the weekend to do extra work. I worked in a GHQ Armed Forces in maintenance and repair section my workplace supervisor was Lt. Col. Eng. Mohammed Al-Bushlaibi and my college coordinator was Mr. Yahya Farah from the electronic engineering department in Abu Dhabi Men's College, which made the work placement more interesting after he explained it to my manager. The college coordinator and the workplace supervisor made a plan for me to work during the four weeks.

Summarizing the work placement and skills learned.

I summarized the six tasks that I had during the work placement. Then I highlighted the point I learned from these tasks:

I worked in the administration office and did some office work.

I learned how to write letters, memos and faxes to other department.

I learned other skills of how to manage office work.

I worked in the maintenance section.

I learned how to maintain a computer hard disk.

I learned how to install software and hardware.

I learned what kind of precaution I have to take before working with any electrical equipment.

I learned how to replace some HD, CD, …etc.

I learned how to specify what is the problem and who is the right person to send to the customer.

I learned that there are different types of computers and...