Mobile Equipment Operator

  • Full Time
  • Solwezi, Zambia
  • Applications have closed
  • Salary: -


Overall Job PurposeĀ Overall

  • Member of the Services/ETP team and reporting into the Services/ETP supervisor:
  • To ensure the continuous availability and quality of all activities at the TSF and other dams
  • To conduct and assist in all engineering, process and project activities
  • To conduct any other duties assigned by the supervisor
  • To work together with engineering, processing and project team.
  • Mobile equipment operation where and when required within trained equipment
  • To keep the site clean
  • To do this while keeping people safe, protecting the equipment, and ensuring that no discharges occur to environment.

Specific Job Responsibility

  • Wear and maintain PPE.
  • Follow KML safety procedures and guidelines.
  • Undertake any ad hoc or non-routine requests assigned by the Supervisor.
  • Complete operating checks according to instructions given by the Supervisor and deliver to the Supervisor prior to end of each shift.
  • Communicate issues in any area specific matters
  • Ensure that the area is operating according to procedures.
  • Clean up if spillage occurs

Job Specific Competencies

  • Assist the Shift Supervisor in his duties and be able to cover his duties when required.

Key Job Attributes

  • Initiative.
  • Strong drive to maximise production and improve the circuit operations.
  • Commitment to SHEC performance.
  • Strong drive and personal sense of ownership and accountability for circuit operations.
  • Ability to work and manage problems/actions across the timeframe of one shift.
  • Possess ability to analyse and understand metallurgical & equipment information.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Be diligent and thorough in approach.
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment.
  • English language fluency.

Experience required to perform in this job

  • At least 1 year of experience in a processing plant, preferably in TSF experience
  • At least 1 year of experience in duties of mobile equipment operator


  • Grade 12 Certificate.
  • Trained and certified operator for multiple equipment; Minimum requirement Telehandler, TLB, Tractor, LV, Mobilift, forklift

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