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Atupele Kilindu

Eng. Atupele Kilindu CV

30 years - Dar es Salaam Tanzania

Professional situation

Interested in receiving recruitment information

Professional aspiration

Renewable, Energy Efficiency, Engineering
From 2 to 5 years
Desired salary
- no preference
- Project Manager
- Technical / Manufacturing Director
- Studies and technical research
- Energy and utilities
- Consultancy and management
- Engineering and manufacturing


Eng. Atupele Kilindu is an Industrial and Energy Professional with interdisciplinary background. At Tanzania Industrial Research and Development Organization (TIRDO) in a period of more than 2 years, he has been involved with different Energy and Industrial Research and Consultancy projects such as research on energy technologies, coal utilization technologies (coal briquetting technologies), fabrication and innovation of agro-processing machines such as cashew nut shelling and peeling machines, consulting in installation, supervision, testing and commissioning of various processing industries, provision of energy advisory services, adoption of energy management techniques, energy audit, technical assessment and evaluation of different industries in Tanzania and etc.
In more than two years working as a Field Engineer in upstream oil and gas service industry he has been involved in different well test contingencies operations in Tanzania Deep Sea and Denmark Operations responsible for being engineer in charge and do job designing, preparing job programs and reports.
He holds MSc. in Oil and Gas Engineering from University of Aberdeen and BSc. in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering from University of Dar es Salaam. He has attended various professional trainings and workshops in Oil, Gas and Energy field.
Areas of Interest – Oil and Gas, Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency, Energy Management, Energy Engineering.

Professional experience

Research officer - energy engineering

Tanzania Industrial research and Development Organization (TIRDO) , Dar es salaam - Permanent contract

From December 2017 to Today

During the course of my professional career, I have been involved in execution of various various Manufacturing industry and Energy projects. My role has been in supervisory and lead position as technical manager or coordinator.
I have received various scholarships and sponsorship to compete my short term studies and higher education career. Among them include: Orange Knowledge Programme, OKP for the short course in Energy Management for Small and Medium scale enteprises done at University of Twente in Holland. BG scholarship award for Postgraduate students in Geoscience and Engineering that was awarded based on academic excellence to study Masters programme at UK university.

Additional training

Energy Management Course

University of Twente - Energy Management

2019 à 2019

The course has been running for 30 years. They have modified the EMSI Course over time. The last major change in content was to add achieving the ISO 50001 Energy Management. They have also switched to delivering the programme on-line with a reduced residential component. Another significant development has been to team up with UNIDO and UNEP DPU as partners in running the course.
The aim of the course is provide participants with the tools to establish Energy Management System in their organisation which helps them prepare for achieving ISO 50001.
The course has two parts. Online part Running from 9 September 2019 to 1 December 2019 and Residential component at University of Twente running from 2 December to 15 December 2019. The scholarship was from Nuffic under OKP programme.


Shell Alumni of Tanzania


Institute of Engineers Tanzania

Master member

Tanzania Renewable Energy Association (TAREA)

Professional Member

European Energy Center -EEC

Master Member

Society of Petroleum Engineers

Professional Member

Energy Institute, EI



NL – University of Twente – 2019


Swahili - Native language

Anglais - Fluent


Team work and Collaboration,
Project Management skills
Problem Solving and analytical skills


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