Plant Engineer

  • Contract
  • Full Time
  • Monze, Zambia
  • Applications have closed


Mining and Distribution of Gypsum


Responsible for supervising staff at the processing plant,

In charge of the washing plant and production operations at the plant.

Ensure health and safety regulations are followed,

Formulate training of workers in the responsible use of machinery,

Identifying problems in the production line,

Troubleshooting equipment, and completing various administrative tasks.


1. Supervising the production/washing processes of gypsum, ensuring quality work is done in a safe, efficient manner.

2. Developing plans that improve production, costs, and labor required.

3. Diagnosing problems in the production line and providing effective and efficient solutions.

4. Establishing safety procedures and protocols that take the plant workers’ well-being into account.

5. Drawing up and implementing production and maintenance schedules tailor made for the effective and efficient running of the washing plant.

6. Analyzing all facets of production and making recommendations for improvement as well as drawing up all statutory reports required both for internal and external communication.


1. ICT knowledge and regulatory models, both transformation and transaction leadership abilities

2. Highly analytical, good sense of balance between business acumen and Government systems operations.

3. Effective people management skills, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, assertive and results oriented.

4. should be an independent thinker and keen problem-solver and must have good Understanding of performance management and instilling accountability.

5. Good team leadership skills


1. Bachelor’s Degree or master’s in mechanical engineering.

2. Member of the Engineering Institution of Zambia (EIZ).

4. Minimum of 5 years’ experience working in mineral processing plants. (Cement and limestone processing plant experience will be an added advantage).

5. Experience with working in a culturally diverse environment.

Application Process

Send your applications (Covering Letter and CV only) to The Human Resources Manager by mail only at the following address; [email protected].

Certificates will only be required at the interview stage. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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United Gypsum Investments Limited Mine is an equal opportunities employer and encourages all eligible applicants to apply without any consideration to sex, cultural consideration, disability, or creed.

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