10 Employment Opportunities at Acacia Mining

Warehouse Officer-080674

Description
 WAREHOUSE OFFICER 

Acacia Mining seeks to employ a Warehouse Officer based at Bulyanhulu Mine in Tanzania. This role reports to the Warehouse First Line Leader and the role holder will be accountable to receive all Direct Issue and / or Stock Items ordered via Purchase Orders. The incumbent will also dispatch material from site by using the correct policies and procedures, ensuring the safe passage of the material concerned, including Hazardous and Dangerous material. 

This is a permanent role, with the work roster being six weeks on and three weeks off. 


CORE ACCOUNTABILITIES 

• Ensure safe work practices by attending compulsory safety courses and meetings, use of required PPE, incident/accident reporting and ensuring total adherence to all Safety, Occupational Health and Environmental Policies, as well as other policies, procedures and guidelines. 
• Carry out the receipt of all general material and spares accurately, safely and in accordance with the relevant Policies and Procedures. 
• Issue and control all directly ordered materials and goods. 
• Carry out the receipt of all major consumables into the respective areas of the Warehouse accurately and safely. 
• Dispatch and / or export materials or items correctly and safely from the Site to any destination according to laid down Acacia Policies and Procedures and ensure to meet all the requirements of the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA). 
• Carry out the receipt, storage of materials, and issuing of materials as per the applicable SOP’s. 
• Ensure all transactions and locations are accurate and updated each day to maintain shelf stock accuracy. 
• Ensure all delivery personnel and other visitors to the Warehouse comply with all relevant Policies and Procedures. 
• Provide efficient and timely service to customers and departments. 
• Take responsibility for the safe operation of all forklifts and other required material handling equipment. 
• Keeping work areas clean and tidy and demonstrate good housekeeping qualities. 
• Be proactive in all aspects of Warehouse security to prevent and eliminate theft and fraud. 
• Ensure any stock variation / inventory discrepancies are reported immediately as they are discovered during issuing of goods (through comparison between Pronto picking slips against physical quantities available). 
• Maintain accurate Warehouse records. 
• Ensure receipt of goods or services is confirmed and accounts are processed for payment according to Acacia’s Supply Chain Procedures. 
• Ensure records are maintained and reporting obligations are met according to Organizational and Legal requirements to provide an audit trail and for other Organizational purposes. 
• Operate equipment according to the manufacturer and Company recommendations, reporting equipment faults in time. 
• Ensure the recording and filing of documents are up-to-date and in line with applicable SOP's. 

ROLE REQUIREMENTS 

Qualification Requirements: 

• Secondary School Certificate 
• A Certificate in Warehousing or Material Management would be preferable 

Experience Requirements: 

• Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar position, preferably in the mining environment 
• Experience with software applications commonly used in warehouse operations e.g. Pronto and Flowcentric 

Skills / Knowledge Requirements: 

• Computer skills – MS Word, Excel, Outlook 
• Time management, scheduling and planning skills 
• Ability to analyze and interpret data 
• Ability to communicate effectively 
• English literacy and numeracy. 
• Document management 

Job Warehouse
Primary LocationTanzania-Shinyanga Region-Bulyanhulu Gold Mine
Job Posting 
Unposting Date Feb 23, 2017, 7:59:00 AM

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Reliability Standards Engineer-080671

Description

RELIABILITY STANDARDS ENGINEER 

Acacia Mining seeks to employ a Reliability Standards Engineer based at Bulyanhulu Mine in Tanzania. This role reports to the First Line Leader Reliability and the role holder will be accountable to perform predictive maintenance duties that include vibration analysis, thermography, oil analysis, thickness testing, field balancing (single and dual planes), laser shafts alignment and motor current analysis so as to ensure reduced downtime and increased efficiency on machines and a reduction in potential safety hazards. 

This is a permanent role, with the work roster being fourteen (14) days on and seven (7) days off. 

CORE ACCOUNTABILITIES 

• Ensure safe work practices by attending compulsory safety courses and meetings, use of required PPE, incident/accident reporting/ investigation and ensuring total adherence to all Safety, Occupational Health and Environmental Policies, as well as other policies, procedures and guidelines. 
• Audit the functionality of the maintenance system for the Process Plant, Underground HME, Surface HME, Light Vehicles and Shop10. 
• Establish action plans to close identified gaps. 
• Establish critical components on critical machines for Underground Fixed plant, Process Plant and Underground HME. 
• Monitor and improve components life by using predictive methods. 
• Implement condition monitoring for all critical equipment / components for Fixed and Mobile Plants. 
• Identify improvement projects within Asset Reliability and drive them through to implementation. 
• Measure and monitor machine vibration data and perform in-depth analysis to evaluate equipment running condition and recommend immediate or long term corrective measures. 
• Perform site-wide thermography inspections on electrical installations and mechanical equipment to evaluate equipment operating conditions and advise on repairs whenever necessary. 
• Perform field balancing (both single and dual) for rotating machinery to resolve imbalance conditions. 
• Perform precision laser shaft alignment during repairs as well as new installation set ups. 
• Coordinate the site-wide oil analysis program from sampling stage, samples shipment and reviewing analysis results to affect necessary actions. 
• Assist operations and maintenance teams in investigating and resolving equipment problems. 
• Recommend and engineer various modifications to reduce equipment downtime, increase plant efficiency and reducing safety hazards. 
• Perform engineering analysis and design for given programs / projects and facilitate in developing documentation in the form of drawings and specifications for bid and construction. 
• Guide and review relevant mechanical engineering analyses and designs being performed by contractors / consultants to ensure quality and consistency with company requirements. 
• Ensure that contractors comply with safety standards that exceeds industry practice and any applicable legislative requirements. 
• Ensure daily, weekly and monthly department reports are completed accurately and according to site schedule. 

ROLE REQUIREMENTS 

Qualification Requirements: 

• Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering 
• MBA 
• Registered Certificated Electrical / Mechanical Engineer or equivalent 

Experience Requirements: 

• 3 years’ experience as a practicing Engineer in a Maintenance role 
• 2 years’ experience in hands on predictive maintenance and project management 

Skills / Knowledge Requirements: 

• Maintenance Systems 
• Instrumentation 
• Hydraulics 
• Project Management 
• OH&S Legislation 
• Environmental Legislation 
• Risk Management 
• Computer Skills – MS Excel, Word, Email, Pronto etc. 
• Time management, scheduling and planning 
• Analysis and interpretation of data, troubleshooting 
• Project Management 
• Coaching and Facilitating 

Job Reliability
Primary LocationTanzania-Shinyanga Region-Bulyanhulu Gold Mine
Job Posting 

Unposting Date Feb 23, 2017, 7:59:00 AM

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Mechanical Fitter-080670

Description

MECHANICAL FITTER 

Acacia Mining seeks to employ a Mechanical Fitter based at Bulyanhulu Mine in Tanzania. This role reports to the First Line Leader - Mechanical and the role holder will be accountable to deliver quality mechanical repair and maintenance of Process Plant Equipment as per shift assignment in accordance with Company standards and procedures. 

This is a permanent role, with the work roster being Fourteen (14) Days on and Seven (7) Days off. 

CORE ACCOUNTABILITIES 

• Ensure safe work practices by attending compulsory safety courses and meetings, use of required PPE, incident/accident reporting and investigation and ensuring total adherence to all Safety, Occupational Health and Environmental Policies, as well as other policies, procedures and guidelines. 
• Complete mechanical activities to standard without causing damage to any equipment, components or systems. 
• Carry out mechanical repair and preventative maintenance to maintain Process Plant Equipment in a safe and efficient manner to achieve production and cost targets. 
• Follow up on outstanding maintenance / repairs. 
• Ensure that maintenance practices result in maximum mill availability. 
• Provide accurate and timely feedback to the Mechanical First Line Leader on conditions that may affect functionality/ availability of equipment. 
• Carry out troubleshooting, fault finding and corrective maintenance in order to solve unplanned equipment unavailability. 
• Maintain and repair plant mechanical components such as conveyors, crusher filtration machine (Larox), Mills, air blower & compressor, oxygen plant, Cone crusher, Pumps, Hydraulic systems etc. 
• Ensure preventive maintenance compliance and perform PM inspections according to maintenance requirements. 
• Complete work orders, identify resources (tools/ equipment) required and ensure inspection compliance. 
• Prepare work areas, mechanical equipment and materials according to job specifications. 
• Complete shift handover processes. 
• Actively participate in training activities to gain new skills, and develop full potential. 

ROLE REQUIREMENTS 

Qualification Requirements: 

• Full Technician Certificate or VETA Grade I (Mechanical / Fitter) 
• Secondary School Education 

Experience Requirements: 

• Minimum of 2 years’ experience in Fixed Plant Machinery maintenance. 

Skills / Knowledge Requirements: 

• Knowledge of mechanical specifications / drawings and operating procedures. 
• Knowledge on how to measure material from job specifications. 
• Knowledge of pump operation & maintenance. 
• Knowledge of tools, equipment, and techniques used in mechanical activities. 
• Knowledge of fluid mechanical principles. 
• Knowledge of torque and power. 
• Knowledge of bending/ strain and shear stresses in beams subject to static point and distributed loads. 
• Knowledge of friction laws and applications in mechanical devices and systems. 
• Effective communication skills in English and Swahili. 


Job Mechanical
Primary LocationTanzania-Shinyanga Region-Bulyanhulu Gold Mine
Job Posting 

Unposting Date Feb 23, 2017, 7:59:00 AM

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Geologist - Development-080668

Description

GEOLOGIST – DEVELOPMENT (2 VACANCIES) 

Acacia Mining seeks to employ two (2) Geologists - Development based at North Mara Mine in Tanzania. These roles report to the First Line Leader - Geology and the role holders will be accountable to implement drilling programs, manage field logistics, collect geological data, and evaluate drilling results on a daily basis in a safe and cost effective manner, as well as evaluate sections maps and plans for the drilling program. 

These are twelve (12) month fixed term contract role, with the work roster being six (6) weeks on and three (3) weeks off. 


CORE ACCOUNTABILITIES 

• Ensure safe work practices by attending compulsory safety courses and meetings, use of required PPE, incident/accident reporting and ensuring total adherence to all Safety, Occupational Health and Environmental Policies, as well as other policies, procedures and guidelines. 
• Identify, notify and/or rectify all unsafe acts, situations and hazards within the workplace. 
• Reduction of drilling costs by managing drilling programs, storage, distribution and use of drilling supplies and equipment. 
• Assist on a daily basis with supervision of drilling programs, including geological and structural logging, mapping, and geochemical, sampling and drilling core orientation surveys. 
• Assist with and participate in training programs for the development of all Geological Technicians and Assistants. 
• Ensure site inspection has taken place with Field Technicians and Contractors prior to any activity, highlighting potential hazards and minimum PPE requirements for each work program. 
• Develop targets for surface drilling assessments. 
• Undertake logging, sectional interpretation, data entry, and wireframing into 3D models. 
• Coordinate and supervise Geological Technicians and Assistants responsible for sample collection, dispatch, core orientation and other field tasks. 
• Ensure samples are taken / prepared to the highest standard prior to dispatch for analysis. 
• Ensure appropriate sample and assay quality control measures are in place, adhered to, monitored and reported on. 
• Manage project logistics. 
• Undertake structural, lithological, geotechnical and assay correlations to enhance the understanding of mineralized prospects. 
• Participate in the conversion of structural, lithological and geotechnical data into 3D solid model format that can be incorporated into resource block models. 
• Participate in geostatistical evaluation of orebodies as part of the resource estimation process. 
• Participate in the completion of accurate and timely 3D resource block models, estimates and reports. 
• Assist with production tasks as required. 
• Ensure the timely delivery of accurate geological data, knowledge, reports and documents. 


ROLE REQUIREMENTS 

Qualification Requirements:

• Bachelors Degree in Geology 

Experience Requirements: 

• 3-5 years’ experience in mine and exploration geology 
• Experience in managing exploration drilling programs 

Skills / Knowledge Requirements: 

• Knowledge in data entry software 
• ArcGIS software 
• Project management 
• Coaching and Mentoring 
• Analysis and diagnosis

Job Mining
Primary LocationTanzania-Mara Region-North Mara Gold Mine
Job Posting 

Unposting Date Feb 23, 2017, 7:59:00 AM

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Geological Technician-080666

Description

GEOLOGICAL TECHNICIAN 

Acacia Mining seeks to employ a Geological Technician based at North Mara Mine in Tanzania. This role reports to the First Line Leader - Geology and the role holder will be accountable to manage daily field logistics of drilling programs, sampling, geological measurements, processing, dispatch and storage of the drilling samples in a safe and cost effective manner. 

This is a twelve (12) month fixed term contract role, with the work roster being six (6) weeks on and three (3) weeks off. 


CORE ACCOUNTABILITIES 

• Ensure safe work practices, i.e. attending compulsory safety courses and meetings, use of required PPE, incident/accident reporting and ensuring total adherence to all Safety, Occupational Health and Environmental Policies, as well as other policies, procedures and guidelines. 
• Commitment to identify, notify and/or rectify all unsafe acts, situations and hazards within the workplace. 
• Reduction of drilling costs by managing the storage, distribution and use of drilling supplies and equipment. 
• Maintain sampling at high standards and operate field equipment effectively. 
• Maintain a high standard of record keeping of activities. 
• Ensure drill samples are collected in accordance with the Standard Operating Procedure including recording of all required information and routine quality assurance and quality control practices. 
• Facilitate the timely picking-up of drilling samples from the pits and subsequent dispatch to the laboratory. 
• Sort, store and retrieve pulp and coarse reject samples. 
• Report oil and diesel spills and leaking equipment. 
• Ensure that appropriate and sufficient stock of drilling program and safety consumables is available at all times. 
• Conduct mark outs to the required standard for mining. 
• Perform ore spotting. 
• Maintain equipment, vehicles and facilities. 
• Assist with and participate in training programs for the development of all Geological Technicians. 
• Control and maintain the daily blending strategy and direct and record ore trucks onto the appropriate stockpile. 
• Ensure accurate recording of daily production. 
• Provide updates of mining faces on dig plans. 
• Mark out / label stockpiles as well updating faces on maps. 
• Perform geological and / or face mapping producing maps to the standard required for mining plans. 
• Provide accurate geological logs of drill holes. 
• Accurately measure the location of blast movement balls before and after blasting. 
• Provide accurate updates the geological database. 
• Ensure the timely delivery of accurate geological data, knowledge, reports and documents. 

ROLE REQUIREMENTS 

Qualification Requirements: 

• Diploma or Certificate in Geology or Tertiary Education in Geology at Technician Level. 

Experience Requirements: 

• 3-5 years’ experience in mine and exploration geology. 
• Familiar with the mining environment and its associated hazards 

Skills / Knowledge Requirements: 

• Able to drive a light vehicle according to LV standard operating procedure 
• Knowledge of data entry software 

Job Production
Primary LocationTanzania-Mara Region-North Mara Gold Mine
Job Posting 

Unposting Date Feb 23, 2017, 7:59:00 AM

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Geological Assistant-080659

Description

GEOLOGICAL ASSISTANT (3 VACANCIES) 

Acacia Mining seeks to employ three (3) Geological Assistants based at North Mara Mine in Tanzania. These roles report to the First Line Leader Geologist and the role holder will be accountable to assist with daily field logistics of the drilling program, sampling, geological measurements, core cutting and processing, dispatch and storage of the drilling samples in a safe and cost effective manner. 

These are twelve (12) month fixed term contract role, with the work roster being six (6) weeks on and three (3) weeks off. 

CORE ACCOUNTABILITIES 

• Ensure safe work practices by attending compulsory safety courses and meetings, use of required PPE, incident/accident reporting and ensuring total adherence to all Safety, Occupational Health and Environmental Policies, as well as other policies, procedures and guidelines. 
• Assist with daily field drilling logistics, ensuring a reduction in the drilling costs by managing the storage, distribution and use of drilling supplies and equipment. 
• Maintain sampling at high standards and operate field equipment on an ongoing basis. 
• Ensuring the drill samples are collected in accordance with the Standard Operating Procedure including the recording of all required information and routine quality assurance and quality control practices. 
• Facilitate the timely picking-up of drilling samples from the pits and subsequent dispatch to the laboratory. 
• Sort, store and retrieve pulp and coarse reject samples. 
• Report oil and diesel spills and leaking equipment. 
• Ensure that appropriate and sufficient stock of drilling program and safety consumables is available at all times. 
• Maintain equipment, vehicles and facilities in the work areas. 
• Conduct mark outs to the required standard for mining. 
• Perform ore spotting. 
• Provide updates of the mining faces on the dig plans. 
• Mark out / label stockpiles as well updating faces on maps. 
• Ensure the proper alignment of the drill rig and splitter. 
• Safely operate the core saw by following the core cutting procedure. 
• Ensure accurate recording of information on sample sheets and provide accurate updates to the sample database. 
• Ensure accurate depths for geological logs of drill holes. 
• Ensure accurate core recovery and quality measurements. 
• Correctly photograph and store all core. 
• Ensure the timely delivery of accurate geological data, knowledge, reports and documents. 

ROLE REQUIREMENTS 

Qualification Requirements: 

• Secondary School Education – Ordinary Level 

Experience Requirements: 

• 6 months to 1 year work experience in RC/DD drilling logistics and sampling. 
• Experience in managing Geology consumables and costs. 

Skills / Knowledge Requirements: 

• Demonstrated numeracy and writing skills 
• Well-developed verbal communication skills 
• Familiar with working in an outdoor environment 
• Familiar with the mining environment and its associated hazards 
• Ability to drive a light vehicle according to LV standard operating procedure 

Job Production
Primary LocationTanzania-Mara Region-North Mara Gold Mine
Job Posting 

Unposting Date Feb 23, 2017, 7:59:00 AM

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First Line Leader Geology - Underground-080657

Description

FIRST LINE LEADER GEOLOGY - UNDERGROUND 

Acacia Mining seeks to employ a First Line Leader Geology - Underground based at North Mara Mine in Tanzania. This role reports to the Geology Section Leader and the role holder will be accountable to implement drilling programs, manage field logistics, collect geological data, and evaluate drilling results on a daily basis in a safe and cost effective manner. The incumbent will also be required to evaluate sections maps and plans for the drilling program. 

This is a permanent role, with the work roster being six (6) weeks on and three (3) weeks off. 

CORE ACCOUNTABILITIES 

• Ensure safe work practices by attending compulsory safety courses and meetings, use of required PPE, incident/accident reporting/ investigation and ensuring total adherence to all Safety, Occupational Health and Environmental Policies, as well as other policies, procedures and guidelines. 
• Identify, notify and/or rectify all unsafe acts, situations and hazards within the workplace. 
• Reduction in operations costs by managing drilling programs, storage, distribution and use of drilling supplies and equipment, office supplies, tools and consumables. 
• Ensure dilution and MCF are within +/- 5%. 
• Review ring designs to ensure efficient extraction of ore. 
• Monitor handling of ore into stockpiles and subsequent transfer to the ROM pad ensuring 100% reconciliation. 
• Ensure optimized crusher feed is maintained to achieve budgeted grade and ounces. 
• Ensure reconciliation (ore mined tally, OR, GC, DOM) variances are within +/-10% for tonnes and grade and +/-5% for ounces. 
• Ensure density sampling on core is carried out and subsequently used in grade control modeling. 
• Ensure plans for all headings are updated on a daily basis. 
• Ensure regular updates of geological/structure maps. 
• Ensure the timely delivery of accurate geological data, knowledge, reports and documents, including end of month reconciliation and geology reports, royalty reports and quarterly reconciliation reports. 
• Carry out consistent review of ore mined vs. plan on a monthly basis. 
• Design drilling programmes. 
• Assist on a daily basis with supervision of grade control drilling, logging and sampling.
• Assist with and participate in training programs for the development of all Geologists, Geological Technicians and Assistants. 
• Carry out review of stopes and mine designs utilising all geological features (faults, dykes, strike, dip etc.) and generate dig plans for ore mining. 
• Undertake geological logging, production and geological data entry, sectional interpretation, solid modeling and block modeling in a timely fashion. 
• Ensure update of drill plod database in a timely fashion. 
• Assist with supervision of Geological Technicians and Assistants responsible for sample collection and dispatching samples to the lab. 
• Ensure samples are taken / prepared to the highest standard prior to dispatch for analysis. 
• Ensure appropriate sample and assay quality control measures are in place, adhered to, monitored and reported on. 
• Participate in the collection of structural, lithological and geotechnical data and construction of 3D model format (and other relevant format) that can be incorporated into block models. 
• Build geostatistical block model for short term mine planning. 
• Provide necessary input into completing weekly, monthly, quarterly and Life of Mine (LOM) planning. 
• Assist with open pit (surface) and underground tasks as required. 
• Ensure that objectives are met by team members and that performance monitoring and appraisal meetings are held. 
• Existence of Development Plans for team members with milestones achieved. 

ROLE REQUIREMENTS 

Qualification Requirements: 

• Bachelors Degree in Geology 

Experience Requirements: 

• 5 years’ experience in mine geology 
• 1 year experience in an operational leadership role 
• Experience in managing exploration drilling programs 

Skills / Knowledge Requirements: 

• Knowledge in data entry software 
• ArcGIS software 
• Knowledge in mine planning software 
• Knowledge in geostatistical software 
• Project management 
• Coaching and Mentoring 
• Business improvement tools 
• Analysis and diagnosis 
• Team Leadership 

Job Production
Primary LocationTanzania-Mara Region-North Mara Gold Mine
Job Posting 

Unposting Date Feb 23, 2017, 7:59:00 AM

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