Mechanical Fitter

Barrick Gold Corporation

Job Description

Lumwana Mining Company is seeking to recruit a highly committed and passionate employee for the position of Mechanical Fitter to join the versatile Process Team. We are in search of an individual who can champion Barrick’s DNA by:

  • Communicating Honestly, Transparently, and Acting with Integrity
  • Exhibiting a Results-Driven approach
  • Delivering solutions that are Fit for Purpose
  • Dedicating themselves to Building a Sustainable Legacy
  • Taking Responsibility and being Accountable
  • Committing to Zero Harm
  • Cultivating strong and meaningful Partnerships

Reporting to Supervisor — Workshop, you will be responsible for performing high quality preventative, corrective and routine maintenance activities in a safe, health, and environmentally friendly, in efficient and cost-effective manner to deliver reliable performance of Mining and Process operations.

Your duties will include but not limited to the following:

  • Carry out maintenance activities assigned by the Supervisor – Workshop/Leading Hand in accordance with safe work procedures and standards which include JSA’s, FLRA, Hazards Identification and SOP’s.
  • Ensure allocated jobs are always completed to a high quality and standard and provide quality feedback.
  • Complete all PM sheets and other job-related paperwork to a high standard and quality— focusing on the accuracy of information returned to the Supervisor/Leading Hand (hours, parts used, tasks completed, and defects identified.
  • Maintain a positive interaction and professional work ethic through effective, honest communication with supervisors, peers, and operations personnel.
  • Identify and resolve issues associated with breakdown/corrective maintenance in a timely manner. Maintain a high standard of housekeeping in the work area both during and after completing a job/task.

To be considered for the position, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Full Grade 12 Certificate
  • Minimum Craft Certificate in Mechanical engineering, with practical experience in the Mining Industry.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in maintenance of a fixed plant equipment.
  • Member of the Engineering Institution of Zambia and EngRB
  • Ability to show initiative and have good interpersonal skills.
  • Must have a Zambian Driver’s license.

What We Can Offer You

  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses and site-specific benefits.
  • The ability to make a difference and lasting impact.
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team.
  • Opportunities to grow and learn with industry colleagues.
  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across the organization

All applicants that meet the above stated requirements are invited to submit their CVs to the Job Portal link: Barrick has a strong commitment to environmental, health and safety management. Barrick offers employment opportunities to both qualified women and men.

Women who meet the above qualifications are strongly encouraged to apply

Closing date for receipt of applications is 27 th May 2024. If you are not contacted by HR department within 30 days after the closing date, you should consider your application as unsuccessful.

‘Be Aware of Fraudsters’

Lumwana Mining Company does not solicit for payment of any funds towards the recruitment process.

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