Materials Handling Ges – Zambia

Africa Personnel Services - zambia

2 months ago


Core Purpose of the Position:

  • Supervise work crews and coordinate their health and safety
  • Coordinate material and equipment required for assigned task
  • Ensure assigned work conforms to quality, time and productivity requirements

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensures orderly production and distribution of products by pulling orders from inventory, delivering production materials and supplies where needed, and staging finished product final distribution.
  • Contributes to the orderly operation of stock and/or materials storage area.
  • Maintains inventory by identifying, labelling, and keeping materials and supplies in stock, recording location of inventory, and reporting shortages.
  • Locates materials and supplies by pulling and verifying materials and supplies listed on production orders.
  • Maintains in-process inventory at work canters by delivering and opening materials and supplies.
  • Maintains material-handling equipment by completing pre-use inspections and making operator repairs.
  • Operates forklifts, pallet jacks, and other machinery to move items, or signals machine operators to move materials onto and off trucks.
  • Train and adheres to workplace safety regulations
  • Identifying and implementing Improvements in the maintenance and repair of the rock breaker, crusher, Mineral sizer, Shaft, Conveyor belts equipment to improve availability.
  • To keep up to date with and have an awareness of new products and new improved working methods that can add value by improving quality and reducing costs.
  • Compliance to work order attachments and documents such as JSAs, Work Procedures, SWIs, etc.
  • Ensure compliance with Safety and Environmental Management systems, policies and procedures along with ensuring that all risks have been identified, managed and safe working environment is maintained.
  • Must have a sound understanding of hydraulic systems and repair procedures.
  • Applicant must have a sound mechanical experience background.
  • Must have experience with and have maintained machinery operated or in conjunction with hydraulic systems.
  • Troubleshooting ability on hydraulic systems and machinery
  • Commitment to continuous improvement
  • Problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Time management and ensuring quality service


Professional Qualifications & Experience Requirements

  • Grade 12 Certificate
  • GCC(Government certificate of competency) in Engineer is a MUST
  • Trade qualification is a MUST
  • A minimum of 5 years experience in an underground and surface operations

Key Performance Indicators (KPI / KPA)

  • Team player self-motivated and conscientious
  • Ability to work with others and achieve objectives
  • Good verbal and communication skills
  • Technical skills and be willing to learn and adapt to circumstances and conditions.
  • Must have a mechanical background and be willing to learn.
  • Must be able to identify and rally necessary resources.
  • Bold initiative
  • Upholding Quality
  • Ability to read and analyze Information
  • Adept at handling multiple complex tasks simultaneously
  • Proficiency with prioritizing and meeting multiple deadlines
  • Process improvement mindset
  • Knowledge of inventory control
  • Read and interpret plans and specifications
  • Perform duties in compliance with safety regulations
  • Estimate time, materials, equipment and manpower required to complete projects safely and efficiently through the entire cycle of work, from beginning of estimate to completion of project.
  • Multitask and set priorities effectively
  • Ability to supervise projects
  • Able to handle work related pressure and make critical decisions in accordance with company procedure
  • Ability to supervise adequately
  • Computer literate

CLOSING DATE: 31 January 2024

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