- Company: First Quantum Minerals Ltd (FQM)
- Location: Zambia
- State: Kalumbila
- Job type: Full-Time
- Job category: Construction/Real Estate Jobs in Zambia
Purpose of Role
Responsible to execute both planned and unplanned maintenance work on a shift by shift basis safely and effectively.Â 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.
Specific Job Responsibility
The specific tasks to be performed by the position holder will include;
Maintenance works in the crushers and M.I.G welding will be an added advantage
Carry out daily inspections on the conveyor steel structures and chutes
Fitment of liners in the chutes/thermal lancing of mantle liners and any heavy duty steel
Provide training and development opportunities for all direct reports on an ongoing basis, with a particular focus on Zambian employees
Develop and manufacture cable racking bends and off-sets and install
Full welding skills-vertical up, horizontal (stick welding)
Be able to work with minimal supervision
Use oxy and Acetylene cutting torches.
Able to read and work from schematic drawings and on site variations.
Perform any other duties as directed by the Supervisor
Experience & Qualifications
Relevant trade/skill or role required experience
Hold relevant artisan certification in fabrication/welding
At least 3 years in mining or heavy industry
Where appropriate, computer reiterate and hold valid driverâ€™s licenseâ€<
Must have a Grade 12 Certificate
Crafts certificate in Metal Fabrication
Must be a member of EIZ
Job Specific Competencies
Able to interrupt complex Fabrication drawings
CNC brake press and plasma cutter experience
Good making out knowledge and experienced with development layouts of things like: –
- square to rounds
- lobster backs
Experience with heavy fabrication
Fixed and Mobile plant experience
Pipe fitting and fabrication
Working knowledge and experience of pre pinch rollers, guillotine, punch & shears, band saw
Pressure welding skill
MIG & TIG experience
The welding of aluminium and cast iron
Air arc gouging
Welding with gas and gasless welding wires
Silver soldering and Brazing
Experience with Bucket repairs, hard facing and rebuilding
Experience with Truck tray relining
Key Job Attributes
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 : 17th December , 2021.