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Underground Fitter at Barrick


  • Ensure the compliance to all regulatory and Barrick health, safety and environmental policies

and procedures.

  • Report all Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) issues via an incident report
  • Daily maintenance Inspection and execution of Underground Equipment
  • Ensure work completion details are finalised in accordance with work requirements & Procedures

  • Ensure mechanical tools and equipment are maintained and stored in accordance with Barrick and OEM safety standards/ procedures.
  • Trouble shoot Underground equipment problems and solve engineering problems.
  • Ensure parts and components are selected and replaced as required in accordance with specification and work plan
  • Ensure correct size, type and quantity of materials/components are determined, obtained and inspected for compliance with the job   specifications
  • Ensure work is planned in detail including sequencing and prioritising and considerations made, where appropriate, for the maintenance of plan security and Capacity in accordance with system/site requirements
  • Ensure weekly review of planned vs. actual compared to weekly & monthly plans in respective areas/sections
  • Handovers conducted 100% accurately every day
  • 100% compliance to completing required Logbooks for Inspection daily, weekly, monthly
  • Competent in the use/operation of all required power tools and hand tools, inspected and maintained daily
  • Response/ attention to breakdowns to carry priority & attended to as soon as practically possible
  • 100% Compliance to Equipment Preventive Maintenance Schedule & work carried out accordingly daily
  • 100% Compliance to Standard Operating Procedures for safe work daily –Isolation, Lockout, confined space, working at height, lifting & rigging etc

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Qualification requirements

  • A relevant Trade qualification in Mechanical Engineering or Technician Certificate from a recognized institution.
  • Computer literacy is essential.

Experience and competencies needed

  • Minimum experience of two (2) years in mechanical fitting working at Underground equipment.
  • Experience in a mining environment is highly desirable
  • Excellent safety record.
  • Practical skills in mechanical practices.