Mechanical Fitter

Twigg Exploration and Mining

Twigg Exploration & Mining, LDA is recruiting a Mechanical Fitter, 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
  • Undertake daily work area inspections and report faults/issues to Maintenance Supervisor immediately
  • Participate in shift handover activities as required
  • Contribute to pre-start and toolbox sessions as required
  • Enter and work within confined spaces and work safely at heights as required
  • Raise work orders in the Pronto Maintenance module as required
  • Review SWI’s on a daily basis prior to undertaking a task and follow accordingly
  • Undertaking condition monitoring activities – e.g. oil analysis, vibration analysis, equipment alignment and non-destructive testing on a range of fixed plant equipment as required
  • Respond to equipment breakdowns in a timely manner and keep supervision informed of findings
  • Carrying out inspections on fixed plant equipment and report key findings and recommendations
  • Perform component change-out activities as required
  • Inspect and repair submersible, centrifugal, sump and slurry pumps as required Strip and rebuild crushers as required
  • Inspect and resolve motor, pump, conveyor and hydraulic problems
  • Review and interpret mechanical schematics to facilitate maintenance activities
  • Conduct lubrication activities on plant and equipment as required – e.g. gears, shafts and bearings
  • Fabricate, and assemble new or modified mechanical components as required
  • Use hand tools and rigging equipment as required and return to stores on completion
  • Enter and work within confined spaces and work safely at heights as required
  • Conduct pre-start and post-operational checks on all plant and equipment
  • Report all maintenance issues to Maintenance Supervisor as soon as practicable to rectify in a timely manner
  • Minimum 3 year post trade mechanical maintenance experience in a mineral processing environment
  • 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
  • Note:
  • Apply only if you meet the vacancy requirements
  • Preference will be given to Mozambicans nationals candidates
  • Only short listed applicants will be contacted
This vacancy is no longer accepting applications


  • Entidade Twigg Exploration and Mining
  • Local
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  • Publicado 09.01.2017
  • Expira 13.01.2017
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