Mine Captain and Shift Boss

  • Contract
  • Full Time
  • Mazabuka, Zambia
  • Applications have closed
  • Salary: N/A

Mabiza Resources Limited

Only The Best is Good Enough For Munali Nickel Mine

Mabiza Resources Limited (“Mabiza”) operates the Munali Nickel Mine (“Munali”), which is located in the Mazabuka District, 80kms south of Lusaka, Zambia. Mabiza is a wholly owned entity of Consolidated Nickel Mines Ltd.

The Mine is a modern, world class facility with fully mechanized underground operations. To support this vision. Mabiza is seeking the services of an experienced and qualified individual to take up the position of:

1. Role: Mine Captain (X1)

Reporting: Production Mine Superintendent

Job Purpose: Manage resources to ensure production targets are achieved for development, stoping, tramming and backfilling operations.
Ensure that mine stope production activities are undertaken according to mine designs.

Responsibilities: –

  • Ensure that all mining activities are according to the survey and design and controls
  • Ensuring that the operatives meet daily production targets as set in the mine plans
  • Ensure quality service from Technical Service Departments on time and complying to legal

Requirements.

  • Ensure that backfill operations are done to standard and plan
  • Ensure that the excavation of all mine developments and stopes is as per standard requirements.
  • Ensuring that the correct ore and head grade is mined and delivered to the ROM pad.
  • Ensuring the maintenance of high safety standards for all employees under his responsibility.
  • Ensure that all work areas have adequate ventilation.

Skills & Qualifications: –

  • Grade 12 certificate
  • Diploma in Mining/Degree in Mining
  • Minimum of 4 years work experience in a reputable mine
  • Holder of a valid Blasting License & First Aid Certificate
  • Exposure to sub-level open stope and backfill mining operations is a must
  • Computer literate
  • People Management
  • Analytical skills

2.Role: SHIFT BOSS (X1)

Reporting: Mine Captain – Production

Job Purpose: Ensure quality work delivered and to meet planned production targets and enforce company rules, standards, procedures, and policies.

Responsibilities: –

  • Enforce compliance to all mining plans, layouts, and schedules
  • Ensure all tools and equipment in use are fit for the purpose.
  • Developing and mining the stopes according to the survey measurements and mine them as designed in the long-term mine plans.
  • Ensuring that the overlying ground in the stopes is naturally supported by permanent pillars
    left in the ore body as the ore is extracted between them.
  • Ensure that mining crew understand daily, weekly and monthly planning targets and that every crew member understands his duties and responsibilities.
  • Manage movement of ore at the correct head grade to the ROM pad

Skills & Qualifications: –

  • Grade 12 certificate
  • Certificate/Diploma in Mining/Degree in Mining
  • Minimum of 2years work experience in a reputable mine
  • Holder of a valid Blasting License & First Aid Certificate
  • Exposure to sub-level open stope and backfill mining operations is a must
  • Computer literate
  • People Management
  • Analytical skills

MRL offers equal employment opportunity. If you are ready to take up this opportunity, e-mail or post your CV with a full application letter. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Please apply to

Human Resources Business Partner
Mabiza Resources Limited
P.O. 50799
LUSAKA

Or email your application and C.V. to: [email protected]
Closing Date: 6th October 2020