Engineering Superintendent Mechanical

Mabiza Resources Limited

Mabiza Resources Limited (“Mabiza”) operates the Munali Nickel Mine (“Munali”), which is located in the Mazabuka District, 80kms south of Lusaka, Zambia. Mabiza is a wholly-owned entity of Consolidated Nickel Mines Ltd.

The Mine is a modern, world-class facility with fully mechanized underground operations. To support this vision, Mabiza is seeking the services of an experienced and qualified individual to take up the position of:

1. Role: Engineering Superintendent Mechanical

Reporting: Engineering Manager

Job Purpose: To effectively manage all mechanical work for mobile and fixed plant and associated infrastructure.

  • To support the Engineering Manager in the execution of his functions on all mobile and fixed plant and associated infrastructure.
  • Holding the Mining Regulations legal appointment 210(1) as Mechanical Engineer and Environmental Regulation 3(2).
  • Ensuring implementation of safety and health policies and practices in line with company requirements and compliance with legislation.
  • Ensuring that all mobile and fixed plant infrastructure and civil work operations are in line with the requirements of the company to meet all OHSE objectives.
  • Ensuring all procedures, processes, and systems in use in undertaking works are in line with company policy direction.
  • Ensuring that all tools and equipment are well secured, in good order, and available for use.
  • Ensuring that sufficient planning and scheduling is undertaken for all lined-up jobs/tasks.
  • Ensuring that all relevant equipment commissioning, service, operation, maintenance, and repair are executed to the highest acceptable standards.
  • Workshop facilities are maintained at the required standard.
  • Monitoring and controlling expenditure to ensure that all operations are executed efficiently.
  • Controlling all resources deployed to Capital Projects to ensure effective delivery of projects on time, quality, and costs within budget.
  • Management of engineering operational and capital expenditure within budget.
  • Ensuring full compliance with all safety, health, environmental, and quality regulations and standards.
  • Responsible for repairs and maintenance works to be within budgets.
  • Establishment and implementation of relevant engineering standards and procedures.
  • Contract and contractor management.
  • Ensuring that all tools and equipment are well secured and available for production
  • Work within cross-functional teams and coach, mentor supervise, and lead direct reports.
2. Skills & Qualifications: 
  • Grade 12 School Certificate.
  • Degree in Mechanical engineering from a recognized institute.
  • Ten (10) Years’ Experience with at least five (05) Years in management.
  • Experience in a working environment at a Mining & Processing facility.
  • Computer literate (i.e. MS Office including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint)
  • Experience in a highly mechanized mining environment is an advantage.
  • Certificates in project management and management practice are an added advantage.
  • Higher degree at the master’s level is an absolute advantage.
  • Full Member of EIZ.
  • People Management.

MRL offers equal employment opportunities. If you are ready to take up this opportunity, e-mail or post your CV with a full application letter. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Please apply to

HR Business Partner
Mabiza Resources Limited
P.O. 50799

Or email your application and C.V. to [email protected] and copy [email protected]

Closing Date: 12th April 2021

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