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Job Opportunities at Shanta Gold Mine Tanzania 2022

Job Opportunities at Shanta Gold Mine Tanzania 2022

Shanta Gold Mine Tanzania 2022 (“Shanta”) is an East Africa-focused gold producer, developer and explorer. Shanta is a growth-driven, people-focused, and responsible business, motivated by a commitment to deliver long-term value for all stakeholders. Alongside its Tanzanian assets, the New Luika Gold Mine (“New Luika”) and the Singida Gold Project (“Singida”), Shanta also owns the West Kenya Project in Kenya with defined high-grade resources and prospecting licences. The Company is listed on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) of the London Stock Exchange under the trading symbol SHG.

Process Plant Operator (16 Posts) at Shanta Mining Company Limited October, 2022

Job Description


CONTEXT AND PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

The aim of this role is to Operate sections of the Process Plant in a safe and efficient manner to achieve operating and metallurgy targets

ACCOUNTABILITIES & AUTHORITIES OF THE ROLE

Process Plant Operator has the following Accountabilities and Authorities:

Ensure total adherence to all Safety, Occupational Health and Environmental Policies of PML, as well as other policies, procedures and guidelines.
Operate the Process Plant in a safe and efficient manner to achieve production targets.
Operate the Process Plant to achieve metallurgical KPI’s set by Metallurgists.
Operate mobile equipment associated with the Process Plant.
Report any maintenance requirements to the Process Section Supervisor.
Report all operating problems to the Process Section Supervisor.
Follow Safe Work Procedures and other operational procedures.
Actively participate in training activities to gain new skills, develop full potential and assume increasing accountability.
Under the direction of the Process Section Supervisor, provide appropriate on-the- job training and coaching to less experience personnel.
Be proactive in all aspects of Process Plant security to prevent and eliminate theft and fraud.
Continually review every aspect of the Process Plant to ensure that opportunities to add value are identified.
Attend regular safety meetings.
Ensure adherence to all SMCL policies and procedures.
Carry out any other relevant duties as assigned by the Process Section Supervisor.
REQUIRED SKILLED KNOWLEDGE

Qualification:


Form IV Secondary Education: or
FTC/Trade test grade 1 in mechanical or electrical disciplines. Experience:
Two years practical work experience
Previous experience in an industrialized plant is beneficial
Skills:

Knowledge of Tanzanian customs and legal processes
Strong influencing skills.
Good communication skills.
Good written and verbal English language skills.
High level of interpersonal skills.
Resilient and resourceful
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Crane Operator (2 Posts) at Shanta Mining Company Limited October, 2022

Job Description

CRANE OPERATOR (2 POSTS)
SCOPE OF ROLE
LEVEL OF WORK: 1 ROLE TYPE: Individual Contributor.
REGION/DISCIPLINE: Tanzania BUSINESS UNIT/FUNCTION: Singida Gold Mine- Singida Region, Tanzania
Work Schedule: 6 weeks on/3 weeks off (Off Camp) Duration: 2 Years
REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: This position reports to Process Plant Engineering Supervisor.

CONTEXT AND PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

The crane operator’s role is to operate mobile or stationary cranes to lift, move, align, position, or reposition loads. The job entails safe positioning of cranage equipment, lifting levers and pushing buttons to ensure the safe conveyance of materials and equipment around a construction, mining, or industrial site.

In performing these duties, you are required to operate cranes in compliance with safe crane operational procedures and keep active communication with ground crew/rigger via hand signals or radio where visibility is compromised.

ACCOUNTABILITIES & AUTHORITIES OF THE ROLE

Must be certified to operate crane as per legal requirements.
Perform operational tasks of the crane by moving levers, depress buttons, and foot pedals to operate and control the speed/direction of crane movement.
Conduct inspection of crane mechanism and lifting components to ensure parts are in working order.
Conduct inspection of lifting equipment and lifting tackle.
Liaise with riggers or assistants who provide direct assistance through radio communication or hand signals.
Inspect ropes, cables and grappling assembly to identify wear and facilitate replacement.
Clean, lubricate, and maintain the moving parts of a crane such as the ropes, cables, pulley, or grappling mechanisms.
Load or unload shipment of heavy-duty machinery or material from trucks.
Review work orders and schedules to determine sequence of operations.
Inspect bundles or shipment to ensure conformance to company regulations.
Signal and direct truck drivers to properly back vehicles into loading or unloading bay.
Move, lift, and position equipment, machinery, or heavy materials with the aid of hook or bucket.
Provide report of work operations by completing relevant paperwork.
Direct riggers and assistants in placement of blocks and outriggers to prevent capsizing when lifting heavy materials.
Move levers and pedals to rotate crane on chassis or raise or lower crane boom/load line.
Work within set standards of accuracy and precision.
Conduct risks assessments and inspection of work areas as per company guidelines and engineering standards.
Maintain an up-to date register of all lifting equipment and tackle.
REQUIRED SKILLED KNOWLEDGE

Qualification:

Form (IV) certificate
Cranage & Rigging training Certificate from recognized institution
Valid Tanzanian Driving License on heavy duty machines
Experience:

3 or more years’ experience working as Crane operator on above 30T Crane in either link belt, rough terrain, or truck crane.
Experience /Knowledge on operation other mobile machine the like of TH, Manlift, Cherry picker, Forklift, Bobcat will be added advantage
Good written and verbal English language skills are essential.
Experience with mining environment would be advantageous
Boilermakers 6 posts at Shanta Mining Company Limited October, 2022

Job Description

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: This position reports to Process Plant Engineering Supervisor

BUSINESS UNIT/FUNCTION: Singida Gold Mine- Singida Region, Tanzania

CONTEXT AND PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

The boilermakers job is to perform welding and fabricating duties related to structural projects and equipment repair / maintenance. This includes lay out, fit, and fabricate metal components to assemble structural forms, such as machinery frames, using knowledge of welding techniques, metallurgy, and engineering requirements.

ACCOUNTABILITIES & AUTHORITIES OF THE ROLE

Perform multiple welding processes such as: arc welding (SMAW), metal insert glass (MIG) welding, tungsten inert glass (TIG) welding, flux-core welding (FCAW), plastic welding, hard facing, oxygen / acetylene welding, and brazing. Shall also perform plasma cutting, oxygen / acetylene cutting, tempering, flame straightening, air carbon-arc cutting, sheet metal cutting / bending.

Analyze blueprints, specifications, sketches, work orders, and material safety data sheets to plan layout, assembly, and conduct welding operations.
Regularly inspect and test welds and equipment. Welds are checked for durability as well as meeting specified standards and equipment must be examined to determine if repairs or new equipment is needed.
Be familiar and competent is using various boiler-making tools and equipment including conducting pre-use inspections and assessment.
Ensure sufficient task analysis is completed to carry out work safely.
Use blueprints – read drawings, work orders and production schedules to determine locations, positions, or dimensions of parts and understand job instructions and specifications.
Examine work for defects and ensure conformance with specifications.
Weld sections of iron, steel, copper, or other metals together to form them into required structures.
Lay out, position, and secure parts and assemblies according to specifications.
Tack-weld or weld components and assemblies, using electric, gas, arc, or other welding equipment.
Cuts workpiece, using powered saws, hand shears, or chipping knife.
Inspect grooves, angles, or gap allowances, using precision measuring instruments.
Remove rough spots from workpiece, using portable grinder, hand file, or scraper.
Weld components in flat, vertical, or overhead positions.
Heat, form, and dress metal parts, using hand tools, torch, or arc welding equipment.
Analyze engineering drawings and specifications to plan layout, assembly, and welding operations.
Develop templates and other work aids to hold and align parts.
Determine required equipment and welding method, applying knowledge of metallurgy, geometry, and welding techniques.
Conduct non-destructive tests on welds, joints, and fabricated piece. Be familiar with various types and techniques on doing NDT including MPI and x-rays.
REQUIRED SKILLED KNOWLEDGE

Qualification:

Fabrication Boilermaker Trade Test Grade I, II, III or FTC
Valid Tanzanian Driving License will be added advantage
Experience:

3 or more years’ experience working as boilermaker in Fixed plant industry
Good written and verbal English language skills are essential.
Experience with mining environment would be advantageous
Village Maintenance Foreman at Shanta Mining Company Limited October, 2022

Job Description

VILLAGE MAINTENANCE FOREMAN (1 POST)

SCOPE OF ROLE

LEVEL OF WORK: III

ROLE TYPE: Individual Contributor

REGION/DISCIPLINE: Tanzania

BUSINESS UNIT/FUNCTION: Singida Gold Mine, Singida Region, Tanzania

Work Schedule: 6 Weeks On/3 Weeks Off

Duration: 2 Years

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: This position reports to Assistant Engineer

CONTEXT AND PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

The aim of this role is to provide technical assistance on maintaining various electrical, mechanical and civil aspects to facilitate smooth run of various business operations at the Village and optimize equipment facilities/ assets utilization. The Village Maintenance Foreman is accountable for both electrical and mechanical facilities and equipment maintenance. The main focus areas are the kitchen facilities, domestic facilities, and appliances for village residents, plumbing works, fire systems, raw and portable water systems and sewage systems. Ensure there is an effective and consistency application of all facilities and infrastructure at the village. The role holder is accountable for proper resource utilization ensuring that works are executed at cost effective and achieving value for money.

ACCOUNTABILITIES & AUTHORITIES OF THE ROLE

Village Maintenance Foreman has the following accountabilities and authorities:

Safety, Health, and Environmental risk management for each infrastructure and task to be undertaken
Conduct min risk assessment if non routine job are conducted, ensure risk awareness, hazard identification & reporting.
Compliance to safety procedures and standards at all times.
Ensure safe and proper tools and equipment storage
Assist the Assistant Engineer on day to day basis on work management and executions of tasks.
Provide technical assistance and supervisory roles to the team to execute various kitchen, office, domestic facilities and appliances; ensures facilities and infrastructure reliability add significant value to general business
Ensure smooth run of kitchen operations, high reliability of all kitchen equipments (cookers, ovens, cold rooms, air conditioners, etc.)
Lead the team to execute planned maintenance in place to repair or replace kitchen facilities and equipments whenever required
Assist in the implementation of planned maintenance system for buildings (doors, windows, floor, roof, walls, ceiling, lights replacement, painting etc)
Following clear scopes of work analyze and identify equipments need replacement or major repairs; all repairs / replacements have to be within the approved budget.
Cost effective: ensure maintenance activities meet the budget and achieve value for money
Install the new low voltage power supply lines, ensure its effectiveness based on business requirements and company standards, and that there is an efficient and consistency power supply to all users
Execute planned maintenance for both power supplies to workshops, offices, mess, dewatering pumps etc.
Ensure that there is an efficient and consistency application of all water systems(portable water, raw water, fire water and sewage systems) within the camp
Have a regular inspection to water infrastructure and establish maintenance and replacement as required
Ensure that there is always favorable environment for contractors to execute their tasks effectively and best quality of work is achieved as per Shanta Mining Co. Ltd standards
Ensure that risk assessment is conducted before the job is executed by the team and as a continuous exercise, record the associated risks and control measures picked up.
Identify and address any production risk if it’s within your scope of authority and escalate if not within scope of authority to address.
General cost awareness and drive to reduce cost (e.g., cost saving ideas and suggestion).
Maintain cross-functional communication with Engineering, Administration, HR and Camp contractors at all times.
Identifying the developmental needs of among the team members and provide a practical coaching as necessary
Ensure good time keeping for your team and take appropriate action as and when required.
Overtime management as per Shanta Mining Co. Ltd policy.
Assist the Assistant Engineer to identify individuals who are potential to the team and provide advice for reward and recognition
Assist the Assistant Engineer to manage behavior within the team and ensure there is fairly treatment on disciplinary actions
REQUIRED SKILLED KNOWLEDGE

Qualification:

Trade Test or Full Technician Certificate in Engineering
Experience:

Minimum of 5 years of working experience in Projects Management.
Worked in Mining environment for at least 3 years.
Must have maintenance experiences and knowledge of maintaining various facilities, equipment, and water system infrastructure.
Must have at least level 3 in Project Management skills Must have knowledge of:
Maintenance – maintaining various facilities, equipment and water system infrastructure.
Fitter Mechanic (6 Posts) at Shanta Mining Company Limited October, 2022

Job Description

CONTEXT AND PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

Provide engineering maintenance services on mechanical infrastructure and systems, execute mechanical related projects to maintain equipment’s to the required performance. Installation to the correct standards of motors, gearboxes, pumps, fans, conveyor belts, agitators and valves; balancing and testing of equipment; component assembly and fitment of equipment, and other general fitting tasks and requirements.

ACCOUNTABILITIES & AUTHORITIES OF THE ROLE

Fitter mechanic has the following accountabilities and authorities:

Read, interpret and understand engineering systems blueprints and distinguish associated mechanical components, and correctly install and commission mechanical system based on blueprints or drawings.
Using blueprints and drawings as a guide, assemble, install and create complete or finished mechanical structures.
Troubleshoot and Repair Malfunctioning Systems: Use analytical and problem-solving skills to test and diagnose mechanical systems and structurees, determine the root cause of any malfunction in the system and rectify, come up with a plan of action and use skills to replace or rectify identified defects or components or configuration
Perform Regular System and Equipment Maintenance by Creating and implementing maintenance schedules and procedures for all of the systems under your control. This includes keeping an organized maintenance log.
Preventive Maintenance: Perform various mechanical infrastructure systems inspections as assigned, these are daily, weekly, monthly inspections to maintain or improve equipment availability or performance.
Corrective Maintenance: Repair, replace or modify various mechanical parts and infrastructure to minimize equipment downtime.
Repair, maintenance, and installation activities on fixed plant infrastructure such as, crushing plant, dewatering infrastructure, milling plant, CIL plant, gold plant, Tailings facilities, water reticulation systems, mine ventilation equipment and mine air systems
Inspect, analyze, and record critical mechanical information during the process of undertaking mechanical refurbishment work; this critical information would include the interpretations of wear and tear, mechanical damage to gears, shafts, housing, bearings etc. recording of end floats, preloads, gear train, backlash, tooth contacts and other engineering data at the start and completion of every refurbishment.
Execute various mechanical related projects to the required quality and standard.
Responsible for the installation of new equipment. Studying plans, drawings, specifications, and work orders to determine work requirements and sequence of repairs and/or installations. Ensure the best quality of work is delivered within the safe working standards and regulations set.
REQUIRED SKILLED KNOWLEDGE

Qualification:

Trade Test qualified Grade I or Mechanical Full Technician Certificate (FTC).
Experience:

3 years working experience in Mechanical Field.
Skills

Good written and verbal English language skills are essential.
Excellent communication and organizational skills.
Problem-solving skills.
Computer literate / electronic diagnostic tools and systems.
Geological Technician at Shanta Mining Company Limited October, 2022

Job Description

CONTEXT AND PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

The purpose of this role is to undertake routine managing ore movement at Pit/Underground to ROM and assist in the undertaking field support work within ore movement areas. Ensure timely and quality implementation of assigned field support tasks based on the available systems and resources for smooth mining operation.

ACCOUNTABILITIES & AUTHORITIES OF THE ROLE

The following are the accountabilities and authorities for this role:


Undertake utilizing the existing technical systems and resources, implementation of field support tasks assigned by Geologist/Senior Geology technicians as part of maximizing resource mining and minimizing geotechnical risks arising from mining.
Supervision of ore mining and handling process. Ensure that ore mining and marking process meets the required standards and that conditions that could result in unsafe working conditions below the high walls or underground faces are addressed before mining proceeds to the lower benches or face sampling at underground environment.
Maintain and Monitoring of Geological Data, assisting the Geologist/Senior Geology Geotechnician to timely undertakes grade control process. Ongoing inspection of mining operations and ore movement to ensure standard and procedure are followed
REQUIRED SKILLED KNOWLEDGE

Qualification:

Certificate in Mineral Deposits or FTC or Diploma in a Geology related field i.e. Mineral Resources Technology from Madini Institute or any other recognized tertiary Institute or Certificate of Secondary School (0-Level / A-Level) with not less than 7 years mining experience and assessed to be capable for the work.
Experience:

Some exposure to mining preferably in a Geology or Geotechnical related field is essential.
Front End Loader (Fel) Operator (4 Posts) at Shanta Mining Company Limited October, 2022

Job Description

CONTEXT AND PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

Is accountable for safely and efficiently operation of the front-end loader that perform loading and transporting various materials to and from storage or processing areas to feed conveyors, hoppers, or chutes, and to load trucks.

ACCOUNTABILITIES & AUTHORITIES OF THE ROLE

The following are the accountabilities of FEL Operator:

Operates front end loader safely and efficiently in compliance with the Shanta Mining Co. Ltd operating safety policies and procedures.
Conducts routine equipment inspections and preventative maintenance on equipment and maintains accurate records.
Inspects Front End Loader at the beginning of the shift making sure fuel, water and oil are at proper levels and checks the brakes, hydraulics, greases the bucket and checks for any damage as directed by checklist. Checklist must be filled after inspection and submitted to maintenance planner.
Send the Front-End Loader to Workshop for routine equipment inspections and preventative maintenance every day.
Moves and positions raw materials and finished components with use of material moving equipment.
Follow appropriate standard operating procedures as guideline for operating and maintaining vehicle.
Identify risks /hazards associated with his/her working environment and obtain assistance from Supervisor to generate an action plan to minimize/eliminate the risk/hazard.
Perform any other duty as will be directed by his/her supervisor.
REQUIRED SKILLED KNOWLEDGE

Qualification:

Form Four(IV) Certificate.
Certificate for Loader/Heavy duty machine/Equipment’s from a recognized institution
Driving License is required Experience:
Experience and knowledge within the mining industry is preferred.
Heavy duty Modules relevant to respective equipment would be advantageous.
Good written and verbal English language skills are essential.
Instrumentation Technician (2 Posts) at Shanta Mining Company Limited October, 2022

Job Description

CONTEXT AND PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

Conduct repairs and preventative maintenance on instrumentation and process control systems for production and support services in order to achieve steady state operations. Test, calibrate, install, repair, and inspect processing equipment and monitoring devices. Perform general maintenance on instrumentation and control equipment and ensure the proper functioning of all automated equipment. Configure and use a variety of instruments and devices to record and report data.

ACCOUNTABILITIES & AUTHORITIES OF THE ROLE

Accountabilities and authorities include:

Inspection, testing, adjusting, and repair electric, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic instruments and systems used to indicate, record, and control automated operations. Inspect meters, indicators, and gauges to detect abnormalities.
Test accuracy of flowmeters, pressure gauges, temperature indicators, controllers, radiation detectors, and other recording, indicating, or controlling instruments to locate defective components in the system, using test equipment, such as pressure gauges, pulse and signal generators, and oscilloscopes.
Calibrate readings on instruments according to standards.
Prepare schematic drawings, sketches, and reports to reflect changes or alterations made in instruments, circuits, and systems.
Ensure total adherence to all Safety, Occupational, Health and Environmental Policies of SMCL- SGM, as well as other policies, procedures, and guidelines.
Carry out instrumentation repair and preventative maintenance to maintain all equipment in a safe and efficient manner to achieve production goals and cost targets.
Maintain and troubleshoot all process control systems, including PLC’s, Scada and control network.
Ensure that instrumentation maintenance practices result in maximum systems and equipment availability and reliability. Meeting or exceeding planned availability is a Key Performance Indicator.
Complete assigned work in a timely manner with minimum supervision and to an internationally acceptable standard.
Keep workplace in a safe working condition and carry out instrumentation work in a safe, professional, and efficient manner.
Provide accurate and timely feedback to Engineering Superintendent on conditions that may affect functionality of equipment.
Carry out troubleshooting, fault finding and corrective maintenance in order to solve unplanned equipment unavailability events.
Ensure Supervisors and all stakeholders are kept informed on equipment performance, and availability status.
Ensure the maintenance management system is utilised as required by the Planning team.
Actively participate in training activities to gain new skills, develop full potential, and assume increasing accountability.
Under the direction of the Engineering Superintendent, provide appropriate on-the-job training and coaching to less experience personnel.
Follow Safe Work Procedures and other maintenance procedures, attend regular safety meetings.
Carry out other duties as assigned by the Superintendent or Resident Engineer.
REQUIRED SKILLED KNOWLEDGE

Qualification:

Must have completed an internationally recognized training in Instrumentation & Control or a Full Technician Certificate(FTC)in Electrical discipline/ Instrumentation Trade Certificate/ Electrical trade Certificate/ Equivalent Certificate..
Maintenance shutdown and project management Training on recognized institution.
Valid Tanzanian Driving License will be added advantage
Experience:

Experience and knowledge within the mining industry is preferred.
Minimum of three (3) years’experience in heavily instrumented plant/ Industrial environmental in Instrumentation and Control network field.
Previous experience with control systems, Siemens PLC and Citect Scada will be highly regarded.
Exposure to electrical systems will be an added advantage
Skills

Good written and verbal English language skills are essential.
Computer Skills-Microsoft Suite
Maintenance Planner (2 Posts) at Shanta Mining Company Limited October, 2022

Job Description

CONTEXT AND PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

The purpose of the role is to conduct planning work for Process Plant team in terms of preventive maintenance. The incumbent is also accountable for the delivery of the planned performance of the department with zero injuries at the lowest practical unit cost. To specify the requirements for safely, correctly and efficiently completing approved work.

ACCOUNTABILITIES & AUTHORITIES OF THE ROLE

The role holder has the following accountabilities and authorities.

Set up a routine of planned outages for preventive inspection and defect correction. Maintenance schedules should be developed in such a way that allows attention to items of infrequent examination to be spread over a specific maintenance session cycle.
Attend breakdown maintenance as soon as they occur to correct the possible cause of the equipment failure. Maintenance must be done in a way that it doesn’t affect the continued safe operation of equipment when the equipment fails in the mining cycle.
Investigate the cause of the trouble/breakdown in order to avoid or reduce a repetition of the problem.
Execute the “Plan Work” element
Comply with quality specifications and authority levels set out in the documentation.
Review the Work Order Task Status Report on a daily basis: To assist in prioritizing planning work / to track upcoming work.
Plan approved work orders (within area of accountability) for resource procurement and execution prior to the Required by Date.
Engage with the work execution teams to contribute to planning details from those expected to do the work.
Incorporate work execution team input into planning packages.
Obtain sign-off on Work Packages from accountable Senior Supervisor.
Identify and escalate all critical issues that threaten the successful planning of work orders for completion by their required by date.
Plan work to minimize the impact on operating performance without exceeding the Required by Date for work completion.
Plan work to minimize the demand for resources without exceeding the required by Date for work completion.
Specify resources and initiate the orders.
Work Packages must comply with applicable legislation, standards, policies and procedures.
Develop and use standard work packages to improve the efficiency of the planning process.
Support the Scheduling process by ensuring that all required resources are planned to ensure the purpose is met.
Liaise with specific Operations Department as well as services Departments, on availability of equipment, tools and material for planning purposes.
Keeps managers informed about the maintenance work progress and share the information throughout. Provides well thought out, concise and timely oral and written information.
Maintain current knowledge of applicable legislation, standards, policies and procedures and attends standards meetings.
Carry out risk and control In the creation and review of Work Packages
Actively identify systems and procedures regularly within the area to maximize effectiveness and efficiency within the Company
Provide, initiate and co-ordinate continual improvement of Work Packages
Conduct training and development to support the compliance within the team.
Conduct quality control to ensure standards are met.
Administrate all the Legal coordination pertaining to Work Packages to ensure compliance to legal requirements.
Ensure that the filing system is kept updated.
Maintain user authorization and identification.
Ensure the month end submissions are up to date as required.
Ensure completed work packages are filled in correctly and all required information have been provided.
REQUIRED SKILLED KNOWLEDGE Qualification:

Electrical/Mechanical FTC Certificate from the recognized Institution
Certificate IV Training & Assessment Training on recognized institution.
Maintenance shutdown and project management Training from recognized institution.
Valid Tanzanian Driving License will be added advantage
Experience:

Experience and knowledge within the mining industry is preferred.
Experience in Business management software the like of Pronto, Sytec, Hippo, Syspro system
Skills

Good written and verbal English language skills are essential.
Computer Skills-Microsoft Suite
Process Plant Engineering Supervisor (2 Posts) at Shanta Mining Company Limited October, 2022

Job Description

CONTEXT AND PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

The incumbent’s role is to directly monitor and manage various task being undertaken in the process plant. This includes working with various key members on the plant engineering section to develop goals, objective and aims of the process plant. With these at hand, the plant engineering supervisor works judiciously in line with organizational goals to give other team members direction on areas to focus on.

ACCOUNTABILITIES & AUTHORITIES OF THE ROLE

Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with Shanta Mining HSE requirements.
Plant Engineering Supervisor should be able to assist engineering artisans in conducting routine maintenance activities and breakdowns.
Conduct basic routine tasks as delegated to them by the artisans or the supervisor. Must be able to communicate and give feedback to the supervisor or other workmates.
Ensure sufficient task analysis is completed to carry work out safely. Always adhere to Shanta Gold occupational health and safety guidelines.
Follow Shanta policy and perform routine maintenance on domain and equipment as required
Compliance to maintenance schedule, Quality, and standard of work
Compliance to the asset Reliability plan
Participation in weekly departmental meeting.
Clear task assignment through asking questions to confirm understanding & agreement provide task feedback on daily basis.
Promote staff cohesion and morale
Demonstrate a high level of work and resource planning by ensuring resource available to perform work
Perform any other task assigned by superior.
REQUIRED SKILLED KNOWLEDGE Education Requirements

Secondary School Certificate / Vocational Training/ Apprenticeship in a related field
Minimum Qualification: Trade Test qualified Grade I or FTC
Must be computer literate with proficiency in MS Office.
Experience Requirements

Capable of delegating multiple tasks.
Communication and leadership skills.
Minimum 5 mining industry experience
Must have experience in the maintenance of industrial production / processing equipment.
8 years working experience in Mechanical Fitter Field
Must have knowledge of:

Be able to demonstrate capability to actively participate in risk assessments.
Work knowledge of the workplace, equipment hierarchy and process structure.
Problem-solving skills
Computer literate / electronic diagnostic tools and systems
Skills

Good written and verbal English language skills are essential.
Able to carry out field level risk assessments.
Process Plant Supervisor at Shanta Mining Company Limited October, 2022

Job Description

CONTEXT AND PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

The purpose of this role is to assist the Process Plant Shift Superintendent achieving accountabilities

by coordinating the activities of shift teams and operate plant production at reasonable cost.

Executes key accountabilities in the field, promote a safe and productive work environment whilst

maintaining ambitious standards of security, discipline and work management compliance.

ACCOUNTABILITIES & AUTHORITIES OF THE ROLE

Accountabilities and authorities of this role include:

Risk management: Providing direction to the team in reducing the number of significant hazards in your area of
Using the risk assessment and hazard identification in your area to manage the risks that have the potential to injure personnel, focusing on zero Lost Time Injuries
Provide strong operational experience and knowledge of process plant equipment to support the Shift Superintendent achieving production goals. The key accountability is to ensure that production is carried out according to the Shanta Mining Co. Ltd standards and that sufficient resources are made available to the production teams.
Operate in a safe manner at all times, being proactive in health and safety procedures and standards.
Conduct crew meetings on daily basis.
Ensure every crew member/ operator has proper required PPE’s
Ensure Safety, Health and Environmental risk management on shift, hazard identification and reporting.
Prevent, control and clean spillage, report all spills of oil as they can interfere with gold recovery processes.
Proper storage of working tools and equipment used in the Plant
Waste management in each section to maintain proper housekeeping
Set clear targets for team on daily basis, ensure that each operator understands targets and his/ her role in delivering on these targets.
Must be quick and effective in responding to breakdowns, analyze the route cause and effect and take corrective action either Internal by Operation Shift or escalate to Engineering – Maintenance team and Process Plant Metallurgist if required
Always be aware of plant performance and take corrective action as and when required.
Plant parameter control: Maintain Plant parameters in accordance with daily/standing instructions.
Production risk management: Identify and address (if within scope of authority) any production risk and escalate production risk if not within scope of authority to address.
Get accurate breakdown information conveyed to both engineering and Process Plant Superintendent
Minimize lead time to have breakdown addressed by appropriate personnel.
Adherence to call out protocol.
Use of reagents in accordance with Metallurgical Section specifications (ore type based).
Equipment utilization (running units without feed, damage, optimal usage, etc.).
General cost awareness and drive to reduce cost (e.g., cost saving ideas and suggestion).
Training and development: In collaboration with Process Plant Shift Superintendent, identifying the developmental needs of each operator, ensuring that development programs of operators are implemented.
Time keeping: Ensure valuable time keeping for your team and take appropriate action as and when required and Overtime management as per Process Plant Department policy.
Reward and recognition to the good performers.
Assisting the Process Plant Shift Superintendent in management of inappropriate behavior from the team.
Generally, the role holder is expected to be in the field working hands on with the rest of the team – coordinate, troubleshoot and facilitate the Shift Superintendent production plan, within established working methods and safety procedures consistently and in efficiently manner at the Process Plant.
REQUIRED SKILLED KNOWLEDGE

Qualification:

Experience in Processing/Chemical engineering
Certificate of Secondary Education
Valid Driving license/Mobile equipment operating license
Experience:

5+years of mineral processing experience including crushing, elution, grinding, leaching, tailings treatment and management, control room operation, plant inventory control and management, and water treatment; with at least experience of 2 years acting as a Shift Operations Supervisor or a shift/team leader.
Good written and verbal English language skills are essential
Leadership skills
Planning and organizing skills
Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office.
MODE OF APPLICATION

Please ensure that you mention www.mabumbe.com as the source of this job advertisement.

Applicants are invited to submit their Resumes, certificates and application cover letters addressed to the below (indicating the position title in the subject) via E -Mail: recruitment@shantagoldltd.com

Human Resources Director
Shanta Mining Company Limited
P.O. Box 79408
Dar- Es-Salaam

The deadline for submitting the application is 2 November 2022.

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