Machinist x2

Hitachi Construction Machinery Zambia

Job Title: Machinist

JOB INTENT: To machine components in line with Hitachi standards/specifications. Interpret engineering drawings and use a wide range of machine tools.

REPORTS TO: Supervisor – Machine Shop

BRANCH: Reman Lusaka

Key Responsibilities

  • Must be able to perform various machining operations using all standard machine tools with minimum supervision.
  • Must be able to do JIG and fixture designing.
  • Must be able to interpret engineering Drawings.
  • Be able to understand Limits and Fits.
  • Must have knowledge to Dismantle, Asses, Assemble components e.g. speed reduction, gear boxes and any Related Components.
  • Must be able to analyse components and machine to suit the prevailing situation at sites.
  • Must be able to do crack detecting, repair and heat treatment.
  • Must be able to perform Critical measurements.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  • Grade 12 Certificate
  • Certificate in Machining from a government recognised Institution.
  • Advanced Certificate in Mechanical engineering with proven machining experience will be added advantage.
  • Must be a member of Engineering Institution of Zambia with a practicing certificate for this current year.
  • 4 years experience in mining, engineering or any related industries.


  • Must be of sober character and Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of Safety Standards
  • Knowledge of component failure analysis.

If you meet the above requirements, please send your detailed C.V, certified copies of certificates and a cover letter written in own handwriting to:

The Human Resource Manager,
Hitachi Construction Machinery Zambia, Co; Ltd.
KK International Airport road plot 2350/M
P.O. Box 30182, Lusaka.

Or email in a single document to;

The closing date for applicants is Monday 26th July, 2021.

NOTE: All applicants are thanked for their interest, and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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