Auto Electricians (2 Positions)
Underground Mining Alliance Ltd
UMA is seeking to employ qualified and experienced persons to fill the following position. These are Obuasi based Fixed Term positions with a competitive work roster at its operations in Obuasi. Remuneration package includes attractive salary and performance-based incentive payments for the right candidates.
The positions will provide you with an excellent opportunity to further develop your career in underground mechanised mining while working alongside experienced industry professionals in a safe, dynamic and outcome focused environment.
Auto Electricians – 2 Positions
Investigate, diagnose and perform trade related maintenance and repair of equipment and machinery according to maintenance requirements
Conduct all preventative, scheduled & breakdown maintenance on underground mobile equipment;
Electrical fault and failure diagnostics as required;
Parts identification and parts ordering;
A high regard for and practice health and safety always.
Attend to defects raised on pre-start reports, breakdown sheets and over-inspection reports
Perform equipment over-inspection on work done by apprentices and operatives where appropriate and provide feedback and guidance as required
Report all defects and breakdowns on equipment and machinery to the Supervisor;
Provide relevant feedback to the supervisor and co-workers regarding equipment performance and conditions
Develop, modify, construct and install related equipment required for the safe operation of all equipment within area of responsibility
Ensure availability of machinery
Identify spares requirements and order according to the mine procedure
Communicate with clients and supervisors to inform on maintenance activities performed and availability of equipment
Adhere to policies and procedures
Perform all functions included in the above duties and responsibilities with due regard to the health, safety and the environment
Willing to work overtime, standby, shifts rotation.
Educational Requirements & Qualifications
Minimum of 3 (Three) years previous experience in the auto electrical field in a mechanized mine operating Underground Haulage equipment is essential.
Recognized Auto Electrical Trade Certificate through a recognized apprenticeship or institution or MINCOM Certification will be an added advantage.
Underground mining experience will be an added advantage.
Positive attitude & ability to work independently
A proactive attitude toward safety and hazard identification.
A positive work ethic in line with company values.
Must possess a valid Ghanaian driving and operating licenses (C & E Classes) and can drive underground.
Flexibility and willingness to assist with varied tasks and responsibilities
Must demonstrate strong work ethics and be able to communicate courteously with co-workers.
Ability to work independently with limited supervision.
Ability to work under pressure and have the desire to achieve.
Ability to workday and night rotation
Good verbal and written communication in English
How to apply
Apply by email