28 Feb 2022

Work Management Planner at Geita Gold Mining Ltd

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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:                                              Work Management Planner

Contract type & Duration:                    Unspecified time contract         

Department:                                        Engineering

Reporting to:                                       Senior Maintenance Planner

Number of Positions:                          Two (2)




Purpose of the role is to conduct planning work as a member of the Engineering team accountable for the delivery of the planned performance of the department with zero injuries at the lowest practical unit cost. To specify the requirements for safely, correctly and efficiently completing approved work. To execute all planned and unplanned tasks and release the equipment safely to the mining operation team.



  • Degree or Advanced Diploma in Automotive / Mechanical / Electrical Engineering or its equivalent from a recognized Institute or College of Higher Learning.
  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or Automotive or Electrical Engineering
  • Full Technician Certificate (FTC) in Mechanical Engineering or Automotive or Electrical Engineering



  • Minimum of three (3) years’ work experience in Mining industry and must possess the following.
  • Extensive Scheduling / planning experience in Engineering / maintenance / production / process environment.
  • Extensive Scheduling / planning experience in engineering / maintenance / production / process environment.
  • Experience in various ERP’s preferably SAP
  • Experience with Data Collection, upload and download data sheet



  • To do maintenance planning for BELL Trucks, Underground Light Vehicles, Light Trucks, Auxiliary equipment, and Underground Infrastructure.
  • Review the Work Order Task Status Report daily and to assist in prioritizing planning work / to track upcoming work
  • Plan approved work orders (within area of accountability) for resource procurement and execution prior to the Required by Date
  • Engage with the work execution teams to contribute to planning details from those expected to do the work
  • Incorporate work execution team input into planning packages
  • Obtain sign-off on Work Packages from accountable the Senior Supervisor
  • Plan work to minimize the impact on operating performance without exceeding the required by Date for work completion
  • Plan work to minimize the demand for resources without exceeding the required by Date for work completion
  • Specify resources as per BPF Planning Process Flow Chart (PL10 – PL12) and initiate the orders
  • Work Packages must comply with applicable legislation, standards, policies and procedures.
  • Develop and use standard work packages to improve the efficiency of the planning process.




  • Sound knowledge on health, Safety and Environmental issues
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to composure under stressful situations and conflicting priorities.
  • Must be able to work with minimum Supervision
  • He / She must be physical and mentally fit and hard working
  • Be able to show initiative and coordination skills and be able to interact with the team
  • Good in Microsoft skills / Computer literacy in spreadsheet and programing data entry
  • Good communication skills.
  • English literacy skill is a significant requirement for the role as the role holder must have good written and oral communication skills in English language
  • Demonstrate good commitment to deliver
  • Be able to read and understand maintenance manual book.
  • Driving competency (Must have a valid Tanzanian license)
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Closing Date : 10th  March, 2022.

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