Underground Mechanical Specialist – Zambia/Namibia/DRC

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


A member of the Omnia Group


BME is one of the leading manufacturers and distributors of explosive products and services to the mining industry in Africa. With over 30 years’ experience on the African continent, we currently operate in South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Mali, Swaziland, Sierra Leone, Mauritania, Malawi, Senegal, Burkina Faso, Zambia, Angola. Mozambique, Australia, Asia, Canada and the DRC. We pride ourselves in providing high quality explosives products with an excellent support service to all our clients. BME Zambia Ltd is looking for a competent, passionate and results-driven professional to fill the following role:

Underground Mechanical Specialist – Zambia/Namibia/DRC

Reports to: Maintenance Manager

Kev Performance Areas

  • Managing on-site breakdowns, call outs, repairs, modifications and carrying out routine equipment audits
  • Providing technical support services and advice to operations
  • Managing stock and inventory as well as logistics
  • Managing the SHEQ function
  • Managing costs


  • Team work
  • Safety Conscious
  • Accountability, honesty, integrity and ethical conduct
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent decision making ability


  • Full grade 12 certificate or its equivalent
  • Minimum of Diploma in Mcchanical Engineering
  • Expericnce in the electrical field is an added advantage
  • Member of the Engineering Institution of Zambia (BIZ)
  • Understanding and practical experience in pneumatics, hydraulics and pumps
  • Minimum of 5 years post qualifying experience in the hydraulics and mechanical field
  • Computer literacy
  • Supervisory experience in managing a production crew
  • SADC Driver’s licence Class C

If you meet the above qualifications and experience, kindly apply to the undersigned-enclosing your detailed C V. copies of your certificates, and citing 3 traceable references, not later than Wednesday, 2nd September, 2020.

The Senior Human Resource Business Partner

Bulk Mining Explosives, Zambia Limited

Sandy’s Creations Garden Centre

Kafue Road, Chilanga

P.O. Box CA 114


Email: [email protected]

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