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17 Nov 2020


Job Description

Bulyanhulu Gold Mine is seeking to recruit Fitter to join our team. The successful candidate for this position is expected to align to the Barrick DNA and drive a change within his team and the business and on a practical note will ensure activities in the Underground Shaft Maintenance are effectively planned and undertaken in a safe and cost effective manner to achieve targets in accordance to BGML Mining Safety Standards, Policies and Procedures.

Reporting to: Engineering Supervisor

Work Schedule: 7 Days Day Shift / 7 Days Night Shift / 7 Days Off

Duration: Permanent

Manage and maintain the Scamont pumps, Warman pumps, mono-pumps , conveyor belts and rock breakers;
Control the PH by operating lime dosing system safely in accordance to Bulyanhulu procedures;
Efficiently and effectively perform mechanical maintenance activities in accordance with regulation as required by the shaft maintenance controls and to ensure compliance at all time;
Ability to conduct troubleshooting to the hydraulic system
Ability to conduct front end and back end rope cut to the winder.
Understand dynamic test to the winder
Ability to set brake air gap to the winder
Ability to work to the height / open hole.
Ability to change Ammonia to the plant.
Oil filter change and oil top up to the plant
Change and balance fridge plant motor
Ability to perform repair on CCT fan gear box.
Manage to service compressor intercooler.
Manage to change cooling tower spay nozzles
Ability to change compressor cooling tower fans
Ability to perform troubleshooting to the compressor dosing system in safe way
Manage to inspect overhead crane structures
Manage to inspect and repair overhead crane rope attachments
Ability to conduct mechanical maintenance activities in accordance to OHSA regulations in respect of the ammonia plant
Inspection of equipment as per required safety measurements and standards

Ordinary level certificate – Form IV and above level
Trade’s qualified as Fitter (FTC,IMMT&VETA)
Valid driving license

3 years’ experience as Fitter in underground mining industry

Basic Computer Skills
Good Communication Skills, English & Swahili

A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses, benefits, and where applicable.
Ability to make a difference and lasting impact.
Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team.
Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless.

Applicants are invited to submit their CV’s/Resume’s, careful read application guidelines
Rename your CV in this format CV – YOUR FULL NAME
Indicating the role title “FITTER“ in the subject of your email
Send your application via e-mail to:
If you are not contacted by Barrick- Bulyanhulu Gold Mine LTD within thirty (30) days after the closing date, you should consider your application as unsuccessful. Short listed candidates may be subjected to any of the following: security clearance; competency assessment; physical capability assessment, reference checking.

Please forward applications before 21st November 2020
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The deadline for submitting the application is 21 November 2020

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