Lab Technician and Boiler Attendant

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • Applications have closed
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Zambian Breweries Plc



Zambian Breweries Plc is a stable and mature company. Our affiliation to AB Inbev gives our employees a sense of pride and that of belonging to one of the biggest international brewing companies in the world. Zambian Breweries attaches great importance to the development of its employees. The Company offers opportunities for all to learn develop and grow, whilst offering challenging career opportunities for lateral or vertical advancement.

We are therefore inviting applications to fill the following vacant positions in the Supply Department Malting Plant Lusaka


Band: X-B Contract: Temporary

The successful candidate will report to the Quality Specialist and will be mainly responsible for the following:

  • Carry out physical inspection of Barley
  • Carry out Truck inspection
  • Sampling of Barley from Trucks
  • Communicate non-Conformances to Plant Quality Specialist
  • Carry out Moisture, Nitrogen analysis
  • Carry out Barley Grading on Barley sample
  • Sample retention and Registration
  • Monitor and spear head offloading of barley in the Silo and bunkers,
  • Ensure segregation due to Quality results is strictly adhered to.
  • Calibrate and Conduct daily, weekly and Monthly maintenance on the equipment in the Barley Lab.

This job is particularly suitable for candidates who meet the following requirements:-

  • Minimum of a Certificate in laboratory technology or related programme
  • Physically fit
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Honesty
  • Ability to work on holidays and weekends
  • Computer skills

Boiler Attendant (x1)

Band: XII-B Contract: Permanent

The successful candidate will report to the Team Leader and will be mainly responsible for the following:

  • BOILER OPERATION – Ensuring Boiler operates efficiently to supply steam continuously
  • Ensuring Coal stocks are adequate to avoid stock outs.
  • TEAM WORK -To co-ordinate with production staff and liaise with them so that there is no stoppage.
  • SELF DEVELOPMENT- Training needs discussed with superior
  • OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HOUSE KEEPING – Boiler and boiler house and surrounding floors kept clean at all times.
  • Correct use of PPE’S at all times.
  • Safety valves on boilers tested to ensure proper operation.
  • SYSTEM- Company administration system followed and deadlines met on time.
  • Production times followed timeously.

This job is particularly suitable for candidates who meet the following requirements:-

  • Minimum of certificate in Mechanical fitting with Knowledge of boiler operations
  • EXPERIENCE: 2 years as boiler operator
  • Physically and medically fit.
  • Hard working
  • Able to do shift work.


Interested persons should forward their applications, curriculum vitae and copies of their qualifications to [email protected] not later than Wednesday 16th September, 2020.

“Zambian Breweries PLC is an equal opportunities employer and we promote gender equality in the company.”

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