Light Vehicle Mechanic

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Bulyanhulu Gold Mine   is seeking to recruit  Light Vehicle   Mechanic  to join our team. The successful candidate for this position is expected to align to the Barrick DNA and drive a change within his team and the business and on a practical note will ensure activities in the Shop10 Section are effectively planned and undertaken in a safe and cost effective manner to achieve targets in accordance to BGML Mining Safety Standards, Policies and Procedures.

Reporting to :   Mobile Fleet Supervisor

Duration:  Permanent

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure safe work practices, i.e. attending compulsory safety courses and meetings, use of required PPE, incident/accident reporting and ensuring total adherence to all Safety, Occupational Health and Environmental Policies, as well as other relevant policies, procedures and guidelines.
  • Follow all maintenance procedures, and ensure the completion of mechanical activities according to standard without causing any further damage to any component / system / equipment.
  • Ensure equipment isolation, adhere to working at height and confined space standards/ procedures, and conduct pre-start checks/ inspections.
  • Carry out mechanical repair and preventative maintenance to maintain Plant & Mobile equipment in a safe and efficient manner to achieve production and cost targets.
  • Carry out troubleshooting, fault finding and corrective maintenance in order to solve unplanned equipment unavailability events.
  • Ensure that maintenance practices result in maximum equipment availability.
  • Utilize work instructions to determine job requirements, including job sheets, quality and quantity of materials/ resources etc.
  • Perform PM inspection according to the maintenance requirements and ensure preventive maintenance compliance.
  • Removal of machine components & replacement.
  • Provide accurate and timely feedback to the First Line Leader on conditions that may affect functionality of equipment.
  • Ensure First Line Leaders and all stakeholders are kept informed of equipment availability status.
  • Follow up of outstanding maintenance/ repairs.
  • Complete shift handover process.
  • Actively participate in training activities to gain new skills, and develop full potential.
  • Under the direction of the First Line Leader, provide appropriate on-the-job training and coaching to less experience personnel.   

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:                                                         

  • Ordinary level certificate – Form IV
  • Mechanical trade certificate – (FTC, IMTT & VETA)
  • Valid driving license is an added advantage

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • 3 Years’ experience in similar role. Experience in mining industry is added as an advantage

SKILLS / KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Knowledge on Caterpillar SIS and ET
  • Good Communication Skills, English & Swahili
  • Demonstrates a high concern for health, safety and environment

 

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:

  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses, benefits, and where applicable.
  • 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 are endless.

HOW TO APPLY:

Applicants are invited to submit their CV’s/Resume’s, careful read application guidelines

  • Rename your CV in this format CV - YOUR FULL NAME
  • Indicating the role title “LIGHT VEHICLE MECHANIC“ in the subject of your email
  • Send your application via e-mail to:   [email protected]

If you are not contacted by Barrick - Bulyanhulu Gold Mine LTD within thirty (30) days after the closing date, you should consider your application as unsuccessful.  Short listed candidates may be subjected to any of the following: security clearance; competency assessment; physical capability assessment, reference checking.

Please forward applications before 20 th  October  2021

BEWARE OF CONMEN!  BGML does not receive money in exchange for a job position. Should you be asked for money in exchange for a job offer or suspect such activity, please report this immediately to our Compliance Hotline, by calling Toll-Free Number  +1-877-246-5399 or through www.barrickgold.ethispoint.com