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Machine Build Mechanics x63 Hitachi Construction Machinery Zambia Co. Ltd.

Purpose of the role:

To assemble and maintain heavy mining equipment and machinery at a manufacturing facility and working closely with a team of assembly technicians to ensure that all equipment is assembled efficiently, safely, and to the highest quality standards.


Key Responsibilities.

The Machine Build Mechanic will be required to perform the following tasks:

  • Ensure Health and Safety standards, Regulations and Procedures are adhered to at all times.
  • Participate in safety meetings.
  • Analyze all components to be worked on, and ensure task requirements are clearly understood and all risks identified before commencing the job.
  • Assembly of heavy mining equipment and machinery at the customers site of operations.
  • Ensure that all equipment is assembled efficiently, safely, and to the highest quality standards.
  • Ensure that all necessary parts and materials are available when needed.
  • Ensure tools are available for the team and kept in good condition.
  • Ensure quality of work is inspected before dispatching.
  • Ensuring compliance with all safety regulations and quality standards throughout the assembly process.
  • Report all incidents immediately to the Supervisor.
  • Comply with all incident reporting and hazard identification policies.
  • To promote the culture of safety, quality & efficiency.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

  • Grade 12 Certificate
  • Minimum of an Advanced Certificate in Heavy Equipment Repair
  • Diploma in Heavy Equipment Repair/Mechanical engineering from a recognized institution will be an added advantage.
  • Minimum experience of 3 years on heavy equipment machinery in a mining environment.
  • Must have experience in heavy equipment assembly.
  • Knowledge of heavy machinery and equipment maintenance is mandatory.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Practicing Member of EIZ.


  • Safety and Quality Awareness
  • Advanced knowledge of Machines & Equipment
  • Knowledge of the use of parts and service manuals
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Good Communication & Listening Skills
  • Action Orientation / Initiative
  • Planning and Organizing
  • Ability to work well under pressure

If you meet the requirements above, email your detailed C.V, certified copies of certificates and cover letter in a single document to, or send your application to:
The Human Resource Manager,

Hitachi Construction Machinery Zambia, Co. Ltd.

KK International Airport Road, Plot 2350/M

P.O. Box 30182, Lusaka.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 7th February, 2023. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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