Operator – Trucks

Lumwana Mining Company

Lumwana Mining Company seeks to recruit highly energetic, committed and passionate Zambians for the position of Operator – Trucks to join the versatile Mining team.

Reporting to the Supervisor – Production, you will be responsible for daily operations of trucks under load and haul. Your duties will include but not limited to the following:

  • Conduct prestart checks on the machine before commencing work
  • Ensure effectiveness of heavy mobile equipment with focus on safety and productivity.
  • Available for possible operational assistance on an equivalent machine as and when required
  • Conduct daily machine operations in a safe and productive manner to meet LMC operating standard procedures.
  • Ensure all standard operating procedures pertaining to equipment operations are followed.
  • Responsible for safe and efficient operation of equipment during its mobility among the team
  • Control and adjust machine settings (e.g., speed)
  • Actively promote, monitor, and participate in safe working practices.
  • Identify risks in the work area and use of correct controls.
  • Not attempting any task unless trained, capable and competent to safely perform the task.
  • Work under minimal Supervision

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

  • Must have Full Grade 12 certificate
  • Must have Certificate of competence in electric haul truck operations
  • At least 3 years of experience in continuous operations in a mining environment
  • Ability to interpret standard Operating procedures (SOPs) and manuals
  • Good Communication skills both written and verbal
  • Self-disciplined with good record on work attendance/ Disciplinary
  • Certificate of service from any recognized organization will be an added advantage.

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