Acacia Mining seeks to employ a two (2) Dewatering Assistants based at Buzwagi Mine. These roles report to the Mining Services First Line Leader and the role holders will be accountable to deliver quality dewatering operation and meet targets with zero injury as per Acacia Buzwagi Health and Safety standards.
These are fixed term contract roles, with the work roster being seven (7) days day shift, seven (7) days night shift and seven (7) days off.
• To conduct water pump pre-start inspection to ensure that water pumps are safe to use. • To maintain safety precaution status of the water pumps and other equipment. • To report any hazards, minor defects and incidents in a timely manner. • To perform water pump operation according to the production plan while ensuring safety for operators, equipment and other personnel working around you. • To ensure zero equipment damage. • To effectively communicate the information on the water pump and other equipment at the end of the shift. • To perform all duties effectively and efficiently by following standard operating procedures.
• Certificate of Secondary Education • Certificate of Competence on Poly Pipe Welding • Certificate of Competence on Dewatering activities • Valid Tanzanian driving license
• Must have experience working with water pumps in pit dewatering. • Mining experience will be an added advantage.
Skills / Knowledge Requirements:
• Ability to perform poly pipe welding. • Ability to replace gland parking seal. • Ability to do pre-start on water pump’s units. • Ability to do setting and operate the water pumps on the sumps area. • Ability to refuel all small machines within the Mine Site. • Ability to switch on/off lightning plants and generators around bore holes. • Ability to remove and send back water pumps in the pit sumps during blasting time.