Emergence Response Technician Intern

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Job Description

Lumwana Mining Company Limited (LMC), a copper mining company owned by Barrick Gold Corporation is situated in the Northwestern region of Zambia, some 300 km west of the Zambian Copperbelt and 95 km southwest of the provincial capital of Solwezi. The mine is a multi-pit, multi staged operation mining approximately 100MT of ore and waste per annum and producing copper concentrates containing an average of 120,000 tonnes of copper metal per year over a twenty (20) year mine life, making Lumwana the largest single open cut copper mine in Africa. The Company is now looking for an experienced and qualified individual to be considered for the position of Emergence Response Technician Intern.

Role Summary

Reporting to the ER Supervisor, your duties will include but not limited to the following;

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in responding to all Emergency situations across site if called upon in a timely and effective manner, in order to minimize personal injury/suffering, damage to property/environment, or loss of production.
  • Attend training programs to ensure optimum skill levels.
  • Participate in ongoing education and awareness of BLS/Emergency Medical Care skills.
  • Carry out Fitness for Work testing and Education.
  • Undertake all duties as directed by Supervisor which include inspections and maintenance of Fire / Rescue equipment in line with company values, policies, and procedures
  • Adherence to safe work procedures and promote high safety/ health awareness in compliance with the LMC Occupational Health & Safety Policy.
  • Conducting weekly standard tests on specialized ER equipment and compile reports outlining general status / functionality for the attention of Supervisor in order to rectify any recorded faults.

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Minimum Grade 12 School Certificate
  • Must be a recent graduate from a recognized learning institution
  • Certificate in Basic Firefighting or Fire Technology or Emergency services
  • EMT qualification – Emergency Medical Care certificate or Chamber of Mines First Aid
  • Heavy Vehicle driver’s license – Zambian C class
  • Good communication Skills
  • Willingness to Learn
  • Attention to detail

Zambian Nationals who meet requirements for this position and are resident in Zambia are strongly encouraged to apply

If you meet the requirements, submit your online application by clicking ‘APPLY NOW’.

Applicants may be subjected to any of the following: a Security and / or Police Clearance Check; a Competence Assessment, Qualifications, Credit and Reference Checks.

How to Apply

Submit your CV and application on company website:

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Barrick Lumwana Mining Company Ltd (LMC)
Solwezi
Mining enterprises
Mining processing & refining
Drilling & Exploration
Mining engineering
Lumwana Mining Company Limited (LMC), a copper mining company owned by Barrick Gold Corporation is situated in the North Western region of Zambia. The mine is a multi-pit, multi staged operation mining approximately 100 metric tonnes of ore and waste per annum and producing copper concentrates containing an average of 120,000 tonnes of copper metal per year over a twenty (20) year mine life, making Lumwana the largest single open cut copper mine in Africa.