- Company: FQM
- Location: Zambia
- State: Kalumbila
- Job type: Full-Time
- Job category: Engineering Jobs in Zambia
Purpose of Role
Reporting to the Area Supervisor, the PC 5500 BH/FS Operator is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the PC 5500 BH/FS loading unit.
Specific Job Responsibility
The specific tasks to be performed by the position holder will include;
Digging following sequence whenever possible (starting with safe cut to the clean-up cut)
Spotting trucks correctly for good productivity and safety of the trucks.
Load trucks to capacity, thus avoiding overloads and underloads to meet production targets.
Ensuring hourly production targets are met.
Operator must be able to load trucks using single(blind/view) and double side loading
Loading trucks making sure the material is in the centre of the truck pan.
Horn the correct signals to communicate to trucks. (1 for stopping and releasing. 2 for forward and 3 for reversing)
Must follow dig limits and material types accordingly.
Log on to Modular immediately on the machine
Ensuring that shovel KPIs are being achieved in a safe manner
Follow all given assignments
Any other tasks as may be delegated upon by the supervisor.
Experience & Qualification
Minimum 2 years’ experience in an open pit set up
PC 5500 BH/FS operating permit or any equivalent
Full grade 12 certificate
Machine specific training and certification
Job Specific Competencies
Must possess knowledge on how to do the pre- start on the machine.
Must be able to identify defects.
Must be conversant with controls/parts and their functions on a machine
Must possess knowledge about machine shut down and emergency procedures
Must be able to operate a two-way radio and be able to use of modular system.
Key Job Attributes
Must possess Excellent communication skills
Problem solving skills
Must be flexible to work and attend to any shift as assigned
Ability to multi-task
Must be an active listener
Must be a good team player
Must demonstrate good peer relationships
Must be able to effectively manage time
Must be safety conscious
Closing Date : 27th September , 2021.