Pump Operator/Assistant Fitter

Job Description

Mabiza Resources Ltd (“Mabiza”) operates the Munali Nickel Mine (“Munali”), which is located in the Mazabuka District, 75kms south of Lusaka, Zambia. Mabiza is a wholly-owned entity of Consolidated Nickel Mines Ltd.

The Mine is a modern, world-class facility with fully mechanized underground operations. To support this vision. Mabiza is seeking the services of an experienced and qualified individual to take up the position of:

Role: Pump Operator/Assistant Fitter

Reporting: Foreman Mechanical

Job Purpose: The role is responsible for operating and repairing underground pumps efficiently.


  • Participates in all relevant company, departmental, sectional, and unit SHEQ and housekeeping initiatives as stipulated in the set of company procedures.
  • Complies with SHEQ policies and procedures in all activities undertaken to minimize unsafe incidents and accidents.
  • Inspects all pumps Underground and ensure that conditions are ideal for pumping.
  • Communicates to line supervisor to ensure that desalting is done, if need be, in the pump sumps.
  • Assists the Fitter in the dismantling and assembly of pumps.
  • Records critical incidents and downtime prescribed log sheet and passes to the Shift Supervisor at the end of the shift.
  • Ensures that operating set points are maintained and records of same
  • Carry out any duties assigned by Foreman
  • Ready to be called upon any time whenever duty calls.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Grade 12 School Certificate.
  • Trade Test in Mechanical Fitting
  • Experience in Underground Pumps operations is a must.
  • At least (4) years’ experience in pump fitting.
  • At least (2) years’ experience as a pump attendant

Method of Application

MRL offers equal employment opportunities. If you are ready to take up this opportunity, e-mail or post your CV with a full application letter. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please apply to the:

Human Resources Business Partner

Mabiza Resources Limited

P.O. 50799


Or email your application and C.V.

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