Tradesperson 1- Fitter Job Vacancies at Geita Gold Mining Ltd -2 Positions

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Geita

Website Geita Gold Mining Ltd

Geita Gold Mine is an open pit gold mine located in the Geita District of the Geita Region of Tanzania. It is operated by AngloGold Ashanti.

Tradesperson 1- Fitter Job Vacancies at Geita Gold Mining Ltd -2 Positions


Geita Gold Mining Ltd (GGML) is Tanzania’s leading gold producer with a single operation in Geita Region. The company is a subsidiary of AngloGold Ashanti, an international gold producer headquartered in Denver, USA. AGA has operations in more than ten countries across four continents. The mine is situated in the Lake Victoria Gold fields of Northwestern Tanzania, only about 120 km’s from Mwanza City and 20 km’s Southeast of the nearest point of Lake Victoria. The company has its main office and operations in Geita, only 5 Km’s west of the fast-growing town of Geita, and a supporting office in Dar es Salaam. Applications are invited from ambitious, energetic and performance driven individuals to fill in vacant position(s) mentioned below:

Position:                             Tradesperson 1- Fitter Mechanics
Contract type & Duration:  Unspecified time
Department:                       Process Plant
Reporting to:                      Supervisor Mechanical
Number of Positions:         Two (2)

GGML is an equal opportunity employer.

Purpose of the role is to execute mechanical fitting works safely and responsibly within the process plant (i.e., Preventive, Maintenance, Repairs, Breakdowns, and Installation of new and replacement equipment). The role will be assigned to a specific section of the plant by the maintenance superintendent and will be working under the immediate supervision of the crew supervisor and the sections senior supervisor.

•    Form IV Secondary Education with VETA Qualification Grade I or Full Technician Certificate (FTC) in Mechanical Engineering.

•    At least 3-5 years’ fitting experience in the manufacturing, mining, or any related similar industry with specific experience in the following equipment’s: big crushers – gyratory, cone, big mills – SAG and ball, Thickeners, Hydraulic drives – apron feeders etc, Pumps and Gearboxes.

•    Safety Health and Environment (HSE): Take responsibility of your own health and safety.
•    Observing all HSE Policies and Procedures relevant to the job in hand.
•    Mini risk assessment – continuously think about and plan job before commencement.
•    Always use correct tooling.
•    Utilize all necessary permits where required.
•    Tag out and report any unsafe equipment immediately.
•    Report all incidents immediately and participate in investigations and remediation activities.
•    Remove all scrap or left-over materials immediately and ensure good housekeeping in area of responsibility.
•    Taking care of your own personal protective equipment (PPE)
•    Maintenance Execution: Carry out all maintenance duties including.
•    Routine inspection of a range of different Fixed Plant equipment to ensure they are functioning correctly.
•    Carrying out planned and unplanned (breakdowns etc.) maintenance tasks in an accurate and timely manner.
•    Troubleshooting faults and repairing equipment as needed.
•    Report any lost or damaged tooling.

•    Be physically and mentally fit and hard working.
•    Possession of Basic Trade Skills.
•    Able to read, understand and utilize all plant technical manuals.
•    Specialized training on various pieces of equipment as required.
•    Computer Literacy – Proficiency in Microsoft Office products / Basic Computer Skills.
•    Driving Competency with Tanzania Driving License Class B and D.


•    Please apply by clicking APPLY NOW button below.
•    On the portal you will be required to upload your detailed CV, copies of relevant certificates, e- mail and telephone contacts, names and addresses of three referees. Please do not attach certificates that are not related to the qualifications            stated above.
•    You will also be required to upload a cover / application letter addressed to “Senior Manager Human Resources, Geita Gold Mining Ltd”. Subject should be “Tradesperson 1- Fitter Mechanics”
•    If you struggle to apply via the link provided, please head over to our website mailto:  for a step-by-step guide on how to apply for jobs on our recruitment portal (SuccessFactors).
•    You will be required to present original certificates if you are contacted for interviews.
•    Internal Applicants (those currently employed by AngloGold Ashanti) must have their application letter endorsed by their Head of Department (HOD) or Manager once Removed (MoR).

•    Applications should reach the above on or before 11th July 2024 at 5:30 PM
•    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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