Muhammad Firdaus Bin Abd Halim

  • Geologist
  • Malaysia
  • Mar 12, 2021
Full time Science

Personal Summary

Strong analytical skills and qualitative research. Highly motivated and detail-oriented in learning new skills & competency. Robust in a problem-solving situation in a team. Aim to venture into the geoscience-related industry. (Available to work immediately since January 2021)

SKILLS
MS Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Programming Skill: Python
Software: ArcGIS, Google Earth Pro, PetroMod
Language Spoken: Malay, English
Transferable Skill: Leadership, Team player, Result-oriented, Communication & Interpersonal Skills,
Problem-solving, Ability to learn & adapt

PROFESSIONAL SIDE PROJECT
Research Project (Sep. 2019 - Jan. 2021)
Geology Department, University of Malaya
Topic: Palaeontology of Middle Permian Molluscan Fossils from the Bera Formation, Pahang, with
Petrographical and Geochemical Analysis of the Sedimentary Deposit
• Identified & described 10 molluscan fossils, achieving the main project objective
• Performed XRF & XRD analysis on mudstone samples
• Undergone Petrographical analysis and research over the course of sedimentology to examine for
sediment maturity and documented all findings

EXTRACURRICULAR & VOLUNTEERING ACTIVITIES
1. Geology Department, University of Malaya
American Association of Petroleum Geologist (AAPG UM SC) (Sep. 2019 - Sep. 2020)
Event Officer
• Emceed the opening and closing of 3D Facies Modelling Talk
• Collaborated with Muslim Volunteer Malaysia (MVM), planning to provide basic needs to 30 families
of SK Damansara, Petaling Jaya

Geology Society of Malaysia (GSM UM SC) (Sep. 2019 - Sep. 2020)
Batch Representative
• Strategized membership drives and gotten an average of 17 members per batch in full-year 2019
• Alerted constituents of the youth organization (AAPG & SPE) about department events via social media
or individual meetings

Geoscience Industrial Week (GIW19) (Sep. 2018 - Jun. 2019)
Program Bureau
• Took the initiatives to organize the Eco-City competition and successfully managed to get two groups
(Malaysia & Indonesia) for the competition
• Handled the Geo-escape competition, which lasted for 3 consecutive days

2. Fifth Residential College, University of Malaya
Borderless Aid Volunteer (BRAVO) Project (Sep. 209 - Jun. 2020)
Head Cluster of Disaster Crisis
• Responsible for handling the committees' insurance (35 committees in total) by dealing with Etiqa
Takaful
• Spearheaded the making of SD Indres Padende, Desa Padende, Palu, Indonesia School fences &
gateway, completed in 5 days

Fifth Residential College Action Committees (Sep. 2019 - Jun. 2020)
ROTU Appointed Committee
• Supervised two main projects, BRAVO Project & The Warrior Run, throughout 2 semesters

ROTU Exhibition Day 2018 (RED18) (Sep. 2017 - Jun. 2018)
Sponsorship Bureau
• Secured RM200.00 sponsorship for the event

3. Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur
Asian Petroleum Geoscience Conference & Exhibition 2019 (APGCE 2019) (Oct. 2019)
Mobile Application Promoter
• Demonstrated APGCE 19 mobile application features to an average of 200 people for 3 successive days
• Conducted 4 surveys per day to garner the event's success rate

Work Experience

Sales Associate
Jul 2019 - Aug 2019 Seven-Eleven Malaysia Sdn Bhd

Closed over an average of RM5000 sales per day, including preparing contracts and processing order
forms
• Played a key role in loss prevention, janitorial duties, inventory, and shelf stocking

Education

Bachelor of Science in Geology - Geology
Sep 2017 - Feb 2021 University of Malaya

I am applying for (choose one):

Both

Email Address

muhddaus.abdhalim@gmail.com

Expected Salary

3,000