Material Coordinator

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:

Role: Material Coordinator

Reporting: Maintenance Planner

Job Purpose: To coordinate and expedite the flow of materials, parts, and assemblies and act as a link between Engineering and Commercial on all relating to the procurement of spares and services for Engineering.


  • To compile a computerized record of purchase requests and open orders, status and location of materials for Engineering and highlight and delay in the procurement process and notify the immediate supervisor.
  • To be the owner of all Engineering critical spares and provide the status of each spare.
  • Ensure all equipment and tools in use in all work assignments are fit for purpose.
  • To liaise with commercial and Engineering on stock levels, specify minimum/maximum levels, make arrangements for repair and assembly of materials or parts and examine the quality of parts received to ensure compliance to specifications.
  • Work closely with procurement, coding, planning, scheduling, and work coordination to provide seamless execution.
  • Use matrices to measure tasks and develop action plans to improve the process.
  • Support maintenance planner and Foremen in sending unused materials back to the warehouse
  • Coordinate the issuing of tools and PPE
  • Development of reorder levels for all stock items.
  • Assist in the review of Engineering costs before and after the month has finished ensuring costs are within budgeted figures,

Skills & Qualifications: 

  • Minimum of Full craftsperson class in Mechanical/ Electrical Engineering
  • Full Technician class in Mechanical/ Electrical Engineering is an added advantage.
  • A minimum of 5 years experience in a similar role.
  • 3 years experience in the Mining industry
  • Competency in the use of Microsoft package,
  • Knowledge of process plant equipment.

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:

Human Resources Business Partner

Mabiza Resources Limited

P.O. 50799


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

Closing Date: 6th August  2021

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