Assistant Operator – Drilling Machine

  • Full Time
  • Ndola, Zambia
  • Applications have closed

Silondwa Engineering Limited



To assist in operating mobile drilling machine in order to drill blast holes as required.


  • Assists in operating mobile drilling machine to drill blast holes horizontally in open cast mine or in face of strip mine:
  • Assists in Measuring under cuttings with steel rod to determine depth of undercut and location of holes to be drilled.
  • Assists in marking hole locations and boundaries of cut on ribs and face, using chalk…
  • Observes electric power cable when moving machine to avoid damage to cable.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Grade 9 School Certificate
  • Blast hole Drillers’ Certification.(added advantage)
  • Blasting License  certificate
  • Minimum 2 years work experience in open cast mining/relevant field

Applications accompanied with CVs, copies of certificates and verifiable references should be addressed not later than 8th May 2023 to:

The Human Resource Manager

Silondwa Engineering Limited


Email: [email protected]/[email protected]/[email protected]

NB.  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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