Heavy Equipment Repair Technician
Lumwana Mine, Solwezi, Zambia.
Reporting to: Maintenance Coordinator
Lumwana Mining Company Limited (LMC), a copper mining company owned by Barrick Gold Corporation is situated in the North Western region of Zambia, some 300 km west of the Zambian Copperbelt and 95 km south west of the provincial capital of Solwezi. The mine is a multi-pit, multi staged operation mining approximately 100MT of ore and waste per annum and producing copper concentrates containing an average of 120,000 tonnes of copper metal per year over a twenty (20) year mine life, making Lumwana the largest single open cut copper mine in Africa. Lumwana Mine Company is offering opportunities for internship development programme to highly committed persons to gain industrial experience under the Maintenance Department.
The interns will be reporting to the Maintenance Coordinator and will be responsible for assisting the Supervisor in establishment of preventative and responsive maintenance and development within the maintenance area and across the site, to ensure maximum operational performance is achieved in a safe and cost-effective manner while ensuring compliance with relevant procedures, polices, legal requirements and consent conditions. Through mentoring and coaching, they will be required to perform duties which will include, but are not be limited to the following:
To be considered for Internship, you must meet the following requirements:
· Grade 12 Certificate
· Advanced Technician Certificate in Heavy Equipment Repair from a recognized Learning Institution.
· Must be a team orientated player and have good interpersonal skills.
· Must have a driver’s license.
· Ability to work in a team
· Willingness to learn
· Must be familiar with safe working practices
Zambian Nationals who meet requirements for this position and are resident in Zambia are strongly encouraged to apply
Applicants may be subjected to any of the following: a Security and / or Police Clearance Check; a Competence Assessment, Qualifications, Credit and Reference Checks.