Diesel Mechanic Job Vacancy at Sotta Mining Corporation Limited

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Mwanza

Website Sotta Mining Corporation Limited

Sotta Mining Corporation Limited (SMCL) is a Joint Venture Company between Nyanzaga Mining Company Limited and the Government of Tanzania

Read here information about a Diesel Mechanic Job Vacancy at Sotta Mining Corporation Limited

Position: Diesel Mechanic

Position purpose

Diesel Mechanic is accountable for servicing, maintenance and repair of min­ing equipment including diesel trucks, generators, LV vehicles and loaders.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Conduct preventative maintenance on mining equipments in accordance with the preventative maintenance schedule and the Maintenance Fore­man’s instructions.
  • Conduct inspections of equipment for damages or defects and record findings for reporting purposes.
  • Travel to the underground / open pit mine to conduct regular servicing on development jumbo drills; conduct repairs to out of service equipment including development jumbo drills, diesel trucks and loaders. Repair the equipment and report completion of task.
  • Maintain the surface workshop in a state of good housekeeping.
  • Conduct risk assessment where repairs are not covered by standard procedures.
  • Perform pre-start checks, refuel and wash equipment.
  • Fill out stores requisitions with specific knowledge of spare parts re­quired.
  • Complete all tasks at the required rate and to the required standard.
  • Compliance to all applicable mine safe work procedures / safe operating procedures.
  • Participation in all applicable safety, prestart and shift team meetings.
  • Accurate completion of shift reports & / or plods.


  • Formal qualifications in Diesel Fitting/Mechanical Fitting or equivalent; FTC or Trade Test qualified grade I, II, or III – Mechanical or Diesel Fitting Trade Certificate


  • Over 5 years working experience in mining or in similar industries

How to Apply:

Send a covering letter together with your detailed CV to hr@sottamining.co.tz

Reports to: Construction Manager

Roster:            4 weeks on, 2 weeks off (Lead Surveyor positions) 2 weeks on, 1 week off (Diesel Mechanic, Procurement Super­visor, Security Supervisor, Logistic Supervisor positions) 10 days on, 4 days off (Support Services Coordinator position)

Duty Station: Nyanzaga Site, Sengerema District, Mwanza

Contract type: Specified Period of Time contract

Send a covering letter together with your detailed CV to hr@sottamining.co.tz

Company address:

HR Manager,
Sotta Mining Corporation Limited,
PO. Box 434,

Deadline for applications is 15 July 2024.

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To apply for this job email your details to hr@sottamining.co.tz