Twigg Exploration and Mining

Twigg Exploration & Mining, LDA is recruiting a Eletrician, to be based in Balama - Cabo Delgado, Mozambique.

  • Conduct take 5 and job hazard analysis assessments on work activities as required
  • Report all Hazards, Incidents and Near Misses in line with Company Policies and procedures
  • Ensure own and others fitness for work at all times and report non-compliance as soon as practicable
  • Undertake daily work area inspections and report faults/issues to Maintenance Supervisor immediately
  • Participate in shift handover activities as required
  • Conduct pre-start and post-operational checks on all plant and equipment
  • Conduct daily, weekly and monthly planned maintenance works in line with maintenance plan/strategy
  • Test electrical circuitry to diagnose faults using various testing equipment
  • Perform plant isolation in line with the approved procedure and test for dead prior to commencing all maintenance activities
  • Interpret electrical schematics as required to facilitate the maintenance and repair of electrical equipment
  • Contribute to root-cause analysis reviews as required
  • Carry out High Voltage switching activities as required
  • Conduct power line corridor, transformer, generator, gearbox inspections as required Undertake PLC controls wiring and programming as required
  • Undertake lanyard and emergency stop testing as required
  • Grease electrical motors as required
  • Complete filter and coil cleans of air conditioning systems as required
  • Ensure all isolation and tagging requirements are adhered to at all times
  • Actively pursue maintenance related training opportunities in line with defined Electrical Technician competencies
  • Adhere to all company values, policies and procedures and encourage others do the same
  • Conduct motor testing and change-out activities as required
  • Minimum 3 year post trade experience conducting diagnosis and maintenance activities in a in a fixed plant mineral processing environment
  • Electrical Trade certification (or equivalent)
  • Instrumentation Trade certification (or equivalent) highly desirable
  • Proven high voltage switching experience
  • Isolation Officer experience highly desirable
  • Proven exposure to and use of safe systems of work-e.g. risk management, incident reporting
  • Confined space and working at heights tickets
  • Sound Portuguese literacy skills-verbal and written
  • English literacy skills highly desirable
  • Ability to follow instructions and work according to production schedules
  • Basic computer literacy is desirable
  • Ability to work in a team environment and share information as required
  • Only short listed applicants will be contacted
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  • Published 06.01.2017
  • Expires 13.01.2017
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