- Company: FQM
- Location: Zambia
- State: Kalumbila
- Job type: Full-Time
- Job category: Engineering Jobs in Zambia
Purpose of the role:
Responsible to execute both planned and unplanned maintenance work activities on a shift by shift basis safely and effectively. The shift Artisan will perform maintenance activities in a safe and effective manner with the aim of delivering results that meet quality standards and company expectations.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Carry out equipment inspections and ensure corrective work is identified before it becomes a breakdown.
Ensure that sufficient information is captured to perform or plan the corrective task by using the work request and or defect notice request process
Ensure identified work is prioritized according to the potential risk to HSE & equipment availability
Discuss with the off-going or on coming crew potential safety hazards and issues, ongoing work from previous shifts, progress of the mining plans and status of work in the schedule
Ensure task requirements are clearly understood and all risks identified before commencing the job
Collect all required tools and equipment prior to commencing the job to promote efficient maintenance practices
Adhere to all site and company requirements for the use of permits, risk assessments, Isolations and risk management.
Test & commission the machine to ensure all maintenance activities were effective and the machine is returned in a fit for purpose condition
Record Work & Job Completion
Complete all maintenance documentation (Work orders, PM sheets, inspection sheets etc…) in full and to the required standard ensuring that all relevant information relating to the task is completed
Clean and tag components requiring repair or core return
Parts not required returned back into stock
Report broken, damaged or missing tooling
Ensure all work areas are well maintained and housekeeping standards are adhered to
Participate in on & off the job training and learning opportunities
Demonstrate interest and wiliness in all equipment and company goals
Participate and contribute to safety and improvement initiatives
Qualifications & Experience
Relevant trade or role required experience
Hold relevant artisan certification in electrical, mechanical or similar
At least 2 years in mining or heavy industry
Where appropriate, hold valid driver’s licence
CAT / Komatsu large Ancillary mining equipment is an advantage
Key Job Attributes
The ability work within a group in a challenging and geographically remote environment.
Sound problem solving skills.
Satisfactory oral communication skills in English.
Contribute to the management of Health and Safety by;
Participate in the identification of significant Health and safety risks and impacts including those related to identified applicable legislation
Contribute to the development and implementation of plans/controls to mitigate significant health and safety risks in your Section.
Participate in the effective management of health and safety risks in your work area.
Ensure that incidents related to health, safety or the environment are reported.
Ensure compliance with the health and safety programs in your Section
Attend regular safety meetings.
Comply with maintenance plans including relevant up to date SOP’s where they are developed and available.
Actively promote continuous improvement in safety behavior.
Conduct informal safety inspections of your work area.
Able to handle work with a great sense of professionalism
Possesses good organizational skills
Good oriented person
Maintain a professional approach to duties and responsibilities with the capability of making timely, rational decisions and an ability to meet deadlines.
Act with honesty and integrity in all areas: maintain confidentiality in dealings with subordinates, clients and customers.
Demonstrate accuracy, time management and organizational skills.
Maintain a professional work ethic through effective, honest communication with supervisors, peers, and subordinates.
Commitment to reach or exceed maintenance, operational and safety goals.
Work effectively in a team environment, supporting other team members when needed.
The ability and drive to manage maintenance work group in a technically challenging and geographically remote maintenance environment.
Sound planning, analytical, and problem solving skills.
Well-developed interpersonal, written and oral communication skills in English.
Knowledge and understanding of diverse third world cultures and customs an advantage.
Closing Date : 25th June, 2021.