UG LHD Operator

Website 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:

Job Title: UG LHD Operator

Reporting: Shift Boss

Job Purpose:   Plan and execute mine cycle works of drilling, support, blasting, loading and hauling to ensure development and production targets are attained.

2. Responsibilities: –

  • Ensuring work is done to the given specifications and to the adopted standards;
  • Employ SOPs to make long hole drilling works comply to standards;
  • Ensure work area check list and inspections are conducted;
  • Always be readily available to get instructions for work areas;
  • Carrying out drill related work safely;
  • Determine correct turning angles to avoid damage to the unit on transportation;
  • Turning the machine for scheduled PMs and servicing;
  • Ensuring communication with line-up supervisor for materials, machines and equipment needs;
  • Feedback for proper completion of works before demobilising.

3. Skills & Qualifications: –

  • At least a grade 12 school certificate;
  • Professional experience in operating the LHD Drill Rig;
  • Experience in working in underground environment with the LHD Drill Rig;
  • Minimum 4 years work experience in operating the LHD Drill Rig for production and related works;
  • Holder of the Zambian Mine Blasting Licence for all operations;
    Hazard identification and control measures.

MRL offers equal employment opportunity. If you are ready to take up this opportunity, e-mail 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:

Closing Date:  22th June, 2021

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