28 Feb 2022

Tradesperson 1 – Auto Electrician at Geita Gold Mining Ltd

Never Miss a Job Update Again. Click Here to Subscribe

Job Description


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 South Africa, with operations in more than ten countries, in four continents. The mine is situated in the Lake Victoria Gold fields of Northwestern Tanzania, only about 85 km’s from Mwanza City and 20 km’s Southeast of the nearest point of Lake Victoria. The company has its head office in Geita, only 5 Km’s west of the fast-growing town of Geita, and also 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 – Auto Electrician

Contract type & Duration:                    Unspecified time contract

Department:                                         Engineering

Reporting to:                                        Supervisor – Auto Electrical

Number of Positions:                           Three (03)



Purpose of the role is to perform and complete all task assignment safely, using correct work method and safety precautions to the required quality standard, completing task on time and effectively using the resources, given for each task.

The role holder is required to perform all assigned tasks so that al Heavy Equipment and particular Bell Trucks which are on site are maintained to the original equipment manufacturer quality standards (OEM) and provided “Fit for Purpose” to the mining operations team for safe and efficient use in achieving the business plan. By using the correct work methods and safety precautions, to the required quality standard, completing task on time and effectively using the resources given for each task. Tasks include all workshop assignments, including housekeeping, inspections, electrical works, and other assignment related to the Auto Electrical Workshop. The aim of this role is to assist the Supervisor in reducing the re-do work for all the work executed within the Auto Electrical work function and thus reduce the MTBF (Mean Time Before Failure).



  • Minimum of Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE) with either of the following additional qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree or Advanced Diploma or Higher Diploma in Electrical Engineering/Auto Electrical Engineering
  • Diploma in Electrical/Auto Electrical Engineering
  • Full Technician Certificate (FTC) in Electrical/Auto Electrical Engineering
  • VETA Trade Test Certificate Grade One in Auto Electrical or its equivalent
  • VETA Level Three Certificate in Auto Electrical
  • Must possess valid Tanzanian Driving license.



  • At least 3 years’ experience as an Auto Electrician with the ability to do Trouble Shooting and Repairs of CAT machines for Surface and Underground Mining machines.
  • Working experience with Bell Trucks especially B35L, Nomet Machines, R2900 Loader. AD60, Different Model of mining CAT Machines, RH 40 ,170 Excavators and Terex Machines MT 4400
  • Proven experience in Troubleshooting and maintenance work on BELL and CAT Equipment.
  • Knowledge in Air Condition and Radio Communication will be an added advantage




  • Ensure work is conducted in a safe working practices and procedures in the Workshop and GGM at large.
  • Engage with the work execution teams to contribute to planning details from those expected to do the work.
  • Incorporated work execution team into planning packages.
  • Plan work to minimize impact on operating performance without exceeding the required by date for work completion.
  • Meet work delivery deadlines to minimize the demand for resources without exceeding the required by Date for work completion.
  • Demonstrate work behaviours consistent with the Company values and work within prescribed boundaries, including required behaviours, company policies, standards, procedures and legislation requirements
  • Observe all safety requirements relevant to the job in hand
  • Report to Supervisor any unsafe equipment immediately
  • Ensure that the work is performed to the OEM’S requirements, and that best fitment and installation practices are adhered to and impacted to the workforce
  • Conduct inspection of equipment’s for damages or defect and records findings.
  • Be able to plan work before execution
  • Do all the repair works accordingly.
  • Meet work delivery deadlines to minimize the demand for resources without exceeding the required by Date for work completion.
  • Always maintain housekeeping standards.
  • Carry out work as required or directed.
  • Repair equipment and report completion of tasks to Supervisor



  • Sound knowledge on health, Safety and Environmental issues
  • He / She must be physical and mentally fit and hard working
  • Must be able to work with minimum Supervision
  • Good communication skills.
  • Demonstrate good commitment to deliver
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Good in Microsoft skills
  • Driving competency (Must have a valid Tanzanian license) and able to drive in the mining environment.
  • Be able to read and understand maintenance manual book.
Sharing is Caring! Click on the Icons Below and Share

Method of Application

Submit your CV and Application on Company Website : Click Here

Closing Date : 10th  March, 2022.

Dont Miss Latest Jobs In Tanzania. Subscribe Today. CLICK HERE

Apply for this Job