At First Quantum, we free the talent of our people by taking a very different approach which is underpinned by a very different, very definite culture – the “First Quantum Way”.
Working with us is not like working anywhere else, which is why we recruit people who will take a bolder, smarter approach to spot opportunities, solve problems and deliver results.
Our culture is all about encouraging you to think independently and to challenge convention to deliver the best result. That’s how we continue to achieve extraordinary things in extraordinary locations.
To provide skills and knowledge in order to move and or remove and fit plant equipment on request of the end user to ensure plant availability is kept high as possible. The successful candidate will follow all safety procedures on a continual basis for as long as the work load dictates
The holder of this position will be required to adhere to all relevant requirements, policies, procedures and legal regulations pertaining to health, safety, environment and quality, as well as finance, human resources, and any other regulations as required by the company and relevant to the level of the role and responsibilities of the function.
Carry out planned maintenance jobs as MMS Standard and work order completion
Keep Equipment available for use by inspecting and testing vehicles ; completing preventive maintenance such as, engine tune-ups, oil changes, and replacing filters.
Maintain vehicle functional condition by listening to operator complaints ; conducting inspections ; repairing engine failures ; repairing mechanical ; replacing parts and components.
Verify vehicle serviceability by conducting test drives ; adjusting controls and systems.
Compile with state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion control standards.
Maintain vehicle appearance by cleaning after maintenance.
Maintain vehicle records by recording service and repairs.
Keep shop Equipment operating by following operating instructions ; troubleshooting breakdowns ; maintaining supplies ; performing preventive maintenance ; calling for repairs.
Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock ; placing orders ; verifying receipt.
Adhere to all standard instructions at all times
Must be self-motivated, sober minder character
Must exercise good time management at all times
Must exercise high level of discipline
Must always be co-operative and communicative
Must be safety conscious at all times
Other duties as instructed by the Supervisor
Minimum of a Grade 12
Craft Certificate from recognised institution
A member of the Engineering Institution of Zambia (EIZ)
A minimum of 3 years relevant experience as an Auto Mechanic
Standby and overtime where required
Exposure to noise / dust
Working at heights
Working in confined spaces
Closing Date : 28th February, 2023.