Project Engineer (x3)

Website Lubambe Copper Mine Limited

Lubambe Copper Mine is located within the Greater Konkola Area of the Zambian Copperbelt and consists of a large – scale mining license covering an area of approximately 228 square kilometres.

Completed and commissioned in 2012, Lubambe is an underground operation supported by a shaft and decline access with a 2.5 million tonne per annum capacity ore concentrator. The mine’s current depth is 450 meters producing a high-grade copper concentrate which is then treated at Zambian smelters.

The mine currently employs 1, 125 direct employees, a further 1,200 contractors. It places the highest priority on safety with a world class safety system.

Supporting local communities and suppliers is a key business focus of the mine.

EMR Capital owns an 80% controlling interest in Lubambe while ZCCM-IH owns 20%.

The Mine seeks to employ experienced and qualified individuals in the following positions:


This position reports to Project Manager

Core Purpose of the Position

To ensure quality assurance and quality control of processes surrounding the underground contractor.

Key Performance Areas/Indicators (KPA/Is):

  • Provide coaching and support to Underground Drill Operators.
  • Ensure that ore ends are drilled according to design and at high standard.
  • Ensure that ore ends are supported to a high standard.
  • Identify areas of improvement in the Mining Development cycle.
  • Assess and report on all aspects of Mine Development standards.

Academic Qualifications and Experience

  • A degree in Mining Engineering.
  • Underground experience will be added advantage.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Self-starter with ability to work independently and collaboratively with others.
  • Computer proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Power Point and Excel.

Applicants who meet the above requirements are invited to send their Curriculum Vitae in MS word format to Please indicate the job title of the job you are applying for in the subject line of your e-mail. The closing date for receipt of applications is Sunday 4th July 2021

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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