Artisan, HV Electrician job at First Quantum Minerals Ltd
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Vacancy title: Artisan, HV Electrician

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Mining , Category: Science & Engineering ]

Jobs at:

First Quantum Minerals Ltd

Deadline of this Job:
Wednesday, April 19 2023 

Duty Station:
Within Zambia , Kalumbila, South - Central Africa

Date Posted:Wednesday, April 19 2023, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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At First Quantum, we free the talent of our people by taking a very different approach which is underpinned by a very different, very definite culture – the “First Quantum Way”.
Working with us is not like working anywhere else, which is why we recruit people who will take a bolder, smarter approach to spot opportunities, solve problems and deliver results.
Our culture is all about encouraging you to think independently and to challenge convention to deliver the best result. That’s how we continue to achieve extraordinary things in extraordinary locations.

Purpose of the role:
To assist the Electrical Supervisor with High Voltage Switching, skid transformer and switch gear repair and maintenance, trolley assist line maintenance and repairs, dewatering infrastructure maintenance and repairs, workshop repairs and maintenance, statutory checks and compliance

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
• Ensuring that all maintenance and High Voltage Switching is carried out in a safe and efficient manner, to assure maximum reliability and uptime.
• Meeting set work targets for daily work group activities in accordance with applicable policies and procedures.
• Achieving results through prioritizing activities, monitoring the progress of assignments, and holding self-accountable for the results.
• Motivate yourself and others in overcoming obstacles and achieving goals.
• Planning & assisting in laying out of work on new projects.
• Ensuring 100% plant availability at all time.
• A proven ability to work with other disciplines to achieve minimal disruption to plant operating times

• Must have Grade 12 Certificate
• Electrical Craft Certificate or better
• Valid Zambian driver’s license
• HV Switching essential

Experience and Skills
• At least 2 years’ experience in similar role.
• Proven experience with Electrical preventative maintenance with a focus on HV equipment, unplanned repair & installation tasks on plant equipment.
• Relevant experience in the mining industry
• Be familiar with HV Switching and Distribution systems.
• Be familiar with Motor Control systems and Motor Protection Relay’s and settings.
• Be able to read Electrical drawings & fault finding
• Be familiar with various Instruments in the pit
• Ability to multi-task & work well in a team environment
• Good verbal and written communications skills
• High regard and commitment to safe work practices

Behavioral Traits:
• Good leadership qualities – Bolder, Smarter, Driven
• Participate and contribute in safe practice and environmental awareness
• Demonstrate personal commitment in regard to safety and environmental practices
• Identify of potential hazards and ensuring appropriate action is taken
• Maintain a high standard of efficiency, safety and effectiveness
• Raise, discussion and resolve safety issues at regular meetings

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 24

Level of Education:
Professional Certificate

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Job Info
Job Category: Technician jobs in Zambia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 19 April 2023
Duty Station: Kalumbila
Posted: 06-04-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 06-04-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 06-04-2066
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