Fitter Technician Job Vacancies at Barrick – Bulyanhulu Gold Mine LTD – 6 Positions

Full Time

Website Barrick – Bulyanhulu Gold Mine LTD

Bulyanhulu is a narrow-vein gold mine containing gold, silver and copper mineralisation in sulphides.

Fitter Technician Job Vacancies at Barrick – Bulyanhulu Gold Mine LTD – 6 Positions

Job Description


Bulyanhulu Gold Mine is seeking to recruit Fitter Technician to join our team. The successful candidate for this position is expected to align to the Barrick DNA and drive a change within his team and the business and on a practical note will ensure activities in the mining department are effectively planned and undertaken in a safe and cost effective manner to achieve targets in accordance to BGML Mining Safety Standards, Policies and Procedures.

Reporting to: Process Plant Maintenance Mechanical Supervisor

Duration: Permanent


  • 100% Compliance to Standard Operating Procedures for safe work daily –Isolation, Lockout, confined space, working at height, lifting & rigging etc.
  • 100% Compliance to scheduled equipment inspections daily, weekly, Monthly & identified defects reported within the shift
  • 100% Compliance to Equipment Preventive Maintenance Schedule & work carried out accordingly daily
  • Response/ attention to breakdowns to carry priority & attended to as soon as practically possible
  • 1x Inspection of Measuring Instruments conducted daily before use & calibrations performed to OEM schedule or when required
  • Assist in Installation & commissioning of new equipment as per Company Standard Operating Procedures- Risk Assessment, Procedure, Training, Competency Assessment
  • 100% Accuracy attained during assembly of plant/equipment for optimum efficiency
  • Use, Interpret OEM Manuals for overhauling of required equipment, <5% accuracy discrepancy to OEM Specifications
  • 100% of Daily assigned tasks completed to required standard Competent in the use/operation of all required power tools and hand tools, inspected and maintained daily
  • Zero involvement in an incident/ accident, those occurred are reported to Leader within the Shift
  • At least 7x Safety Interactions to be completed each week
  • 100% of required records filed & ready for auditing at all times, electronic & hard copies
  • Handovers conducted 100% accurately every day
  • 100% compliance to completing required Logbooks for Inspection daily, weekly, monthly
  • 100% of reports accurately & correctly completed and submitted on time
  • 100% of shift reports accurately & correctly completed and submitted on time
  • Competency in Use of Power and hand tools
  • Perform repair and maintenance involving disassembly, overhaul, assembly, and adjustments of pumps, crushers cyclones, conveyors, Gearboxes and all other tasks related to your field as assigned by your supervisor,
  • Follow work procedures independently on routine/daily tasks.
  • Perform preventive and/or corrective maintenance on all equipment assigned.
  • The safe lockout of equipment when performing maintenance
  • Proper and safe use of all hand tools including hot work equipment
  • Repairs or replaces parts as directed by a work order system. Completes field service reports in a work order system
  • Complete given work orders, and report to your supervisor on daily basis as assigned.
  • Perform preventative maintenance according to standard schedules
  • Perform preventative and predictive maintenance tasks as well as other precision based maintenance methods
  • Perform gas cutting, welding, plumbing, and fabrication of equipment as directed

Fitter Technician Job Vacancies at Barrick – Bulyanhulu Gold Mine LTD – 6 Positions

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:                                                             

  • Ordinary secondary education (Form IV)
  • Technical school certificates
  • Diploma in Heavy Plant Maintenance or Trade Equivalent
  • Hydraulics & Pneumatics


  • 2-5 Years Post qualified experience in Fixed Plant/ Equipment Repair & Maintenance


  • Ability to communicate effectively in speech and writing (English & Swahili),
  • Demonstrated strong ability to comply with safety policies and seen as a leader in IIF (Incident and Injury Free)
  • Strong mechanical skills and the ability to problem solve
  • Knowledge of basic math
  • Ability to interact effectively and professionally with team members, leaders,
  • Ability to operate basic machine shop equipment

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