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GGML Hiring 2 Trades person Mechanic

Nafasi za Kazi GGML Hiring 2 Trades person Mechanic

GGML Hiring 2 Trades person Mechanic With a single operation in the Geita Region, Geita Gold Mining Ltd. (GGML) is the top gold producer in Tanzania. The business is a division of AngloGold Ashanti, a global producer of gold with operations spanning more than 10 nations on four continents and its headquarters located in South Africa. The mine is located in Northwestern Tanzania’s Lake Victoria Gold Fields, some 85 km from Mwanza City and 20 km southeast of Lake Victoria’s closest point. Situated about 5 km west of the rapidly expanding town of Geita, the company maintains its head office there and a supporting office in Dar es Salaam.Applications are being accepted from ambitious, vivacious, and performance-oriented people to fill the role or positions listed below:

Position:Trades person 2 – Mechanic
Contract type & Duration:Unspecified Time Contract
Reporting to:Supervisor – HME Field Services
Number of Positions:One (1)


To perform preventive, corrective, and breakdown maintenance on mining equipment. It is important to try to have as many planned tasks as possible and to reduce the amount of break-down work. This can be achieved by recording defects for maintenance and ad hoc work purposes, as well as by performing thorough and efficient inspections during daily routine inspections as scheduled. This will help to ensure that the tasks are scheduled appropriately during planning meetings.

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  • FTC in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering or VETA Trade Test Certificate Grade One or Level Three in Motor Vehicle Mechanics.
  • A mechanical engineering bachelor’s degree, or its equivalent, will be advantageous.
  • GGML is an equal opportunity workplace, and we strongly encourage applications from women.


  • A Minimum of 3 years’ working experience in Mining equipment’s maintenance as a Mechanic on CAT 785C, 16M Graders, D10T Dozers, RH 170,Excavators and other UG equipment’s.
  • Must have a valid Tanzania driving license.


  • Doing effective mechanical inspection/repair on the equipment during Preventive and routine daily inspection as per work package
  • Self-driving on attending equipment break downs at the field & provide feedback to supervisor immediately.
  • Do his best to make sure that break down are minimized and do much of planned works.
  • Perform troubleshooting, testing, and adjusting of HME within accepted time frame/ meet MTTR.
  • Maintain safety standards and be brother’s keeper in the team.
  •  Works under minimal supervision
  • Self-motivated and self-disciplined
  • Avoid been conflicts creator within the team.
  • Works by following ethics and compliances requirements as per “Anglo Gold Ashanti”.
  • Have honest communication within the team and to all cross functional department and GGM in general.
  • Understand the company Value that “safety is our number 1 value”.
  • Maintain good housekeeping all the time.
  • Repair equipment and completion of the report to his/her supervisor.
  • Execute all assign task in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrate Work behaviors consistent with the company values and work within prescribed boundaries, including required behaviors, company policies, standards, procedures, and legislation requirements.
  • Meet work delivery deadlines to minimize the demand for purpose without exceeding required by date for work completion.
  • Engage with the work execution team to contribute to planning details from those expected to do the work.


  • Understands safety mechanical & electrical device installed to the machine for keeping equipment health.
  •  Able to work with minimum supervision.
  • Demonstrate a good commitment to deliver.
  • Positive attitude towards safety and environment compliance.
  • Should be a good team player.
  • Must be physical and mentally fit.


  • 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 2 – Mechanic’’
  • If you struggle to apply via the link provided, please head over to our website  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 30th April 2024 at 5:30 Pm.
  •  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.


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