Equipment Trainer

Lumwana Mining Company

Lumwana Mining Company is seeking to recruit a highly committed employee for the position of Equipment Trainer to join the versatile Mining Training Team.

Reporting to the Senior Trainer– Mining, you will be responsible for conducting training both in the field and simulated environment.

Your duties will include but not limited to the following:

  • Implementation of comprehensive training programs designed to ensure all equipment operators are given the highest level of skills, knowledge and expected attitude to achieve excellence in the operation of mining equipment.
  • Conduct daily machine productivity analysis on all equipment during operations in a safe and productive manner to meet LMC operating standards
  • Identify and rectify setbacks to productivity of all equipment
  • Support the compliance to the Operator Competency Scorecard.
  • Maintain a pro-active approach to all aspects of productivity and behavioral safety and, encourage teamwork within the department in line with Lumwana Mining Company values
  • Minimize costs through efficient operation of gears by providing expertise.
  • Manage equipment, coach, and mentor team members to emulate good standards
  • Assist with incident investigations as and when required

To be considered for the position, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Grade 12 School certificate
  • Diploma or related qualification in training and assessment
  • Five (5) years’ experience in mining environment
  • Certificate of competency in machines like Trucks – ADT, CAT 777, Komatsu 785, Hitachi 4500 – 5000 and Komatsu 930E, Ancillary equipment – Dozers and Graders, Excavators and Loading Units
  • Good computer skills with the ability to use integrated management systems, word processing, presentation, power point presentations and spreadsheet applications.
  • Must have sound Knowledge of safe working procedures and mine operations
  • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Previous experience in a similar role will be an added advantage

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