Electrician UG

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Electrician UG

  • Post Date:May 31, 2022
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  • Career Level Engineer
    Qualification Diploma
    Experience 3-5 Years
  • Industry Mining
Job Description

Business Unit / Group Function: Platinum
Area: Engineering
Location: Harare, Zimbabwe
Reference Id: REF28915X
Experience / Work Type: Entry Level / Permanent Employee
Closing Date: 03 June, 2022

Company Description:

Unki Mines- Zimbabwe is currently seeking for an Apprenticeship trained Underground Electrician, who is an eager to learn team player and will be responsible for maintaining, installing, and commissioning the electrical components of the machinery and equipment to an agreed standard.

People. Process. Performance.

Significant operational improvements are required within Anglo Platinum to achieve the company’s ambition of being the most valued mining company in the eyes of all stakeholders. This includes realization of Burning Ambition, Zero Harm, Elimination of Fatalities, Life of Asset Plan, P101, and advancement of Future Smart Mining. Within Anglo Platinum the challenges to achieve this are considerable and complex.

Our values and the Anglo-American Operating Model support the delivery of these outcomes by making it clear that how we deliver results is inextricably linked to what we deliver. Critical to the achievement of this is the leadership of the AAP.


Our Platinum business mines, processes, and refines the entire range of platinum group metals (PGMs): platinum, palladium, rhodium, ruthenium, iridium, and osmium. We are the world’s leading primary producer of PGMs, which have a range of specialised applications that improve lives across the world from vehicle fuel cells to jewellery; dentistry to glassmaking; pacemakers to petroleum refining.

Job Description:

As an Underground Electrician, your role will include ensuring compliance with social performance requirements that include identifying and managing social and human rights impacts and risks associated with the department whilst:

  • Maintaining Installing and Repairing of electrical equipment including Conveyers, Pumps and Electrical reticulation and Variable speed drives. Being responsible for condition monitoring
  • Being able to read and interpret diagrams
  • Working shift work and overtime if needed
  • Consistently applying Safety & Health principles in all team interactions and taking personal responsibility for safety of self and others to ensure zero harm and elimination of fatalities
  • Maintenance of machinery and equipment.

This role is in the Engineering Department at C4 level reporting to the Electrical Foreman


  • 5 O Levels (Maths and Science)
  • Qualified Class 1 Electrician (Apprenticeship trained)


  • 3 years Mining experience
  • Medically Fit
  • Medium/High voltage competency (added advantage)
  • Exposure in Medium voltage and Cable jointing (added advantage)
  • Knowledge of Safety, Health, and Environment systems

Additional information:

What we offer

When you join Anglo American, you can expect to enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package. But more than this, you will find yourself in an environment where the opportunities for learning and growth are second to none. From technical training to leadership programs, we bring out the best in our people. There are plenty of opportunities to move onwards and upwards too. We’re a large, successful multinational company – and we’re still growing all the time.

Who we are

Anglo American is a global diversified mining business. Our portfolio of world-class mining operations provides the metals and minerals that make modern life possible. We use innovative practices and the latest technologies to discover new resources and mine, process, move and market our products to our customers around the world.

As a responsible miner – of diamonds (through De Beers), copper, platinum and other precious metals, iron ore, coal, and nickel – we are the custodians of what are precious natural resources. We work together with our key partners and stakeholders to unlock the sustainable value that those resources represent for our shareholders, the communities, and countries in which we operate and for society at large. Anglo American is re-imagining mining to improve people’s lives.

Inclusion and Diversity

We are committed to promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace where we value and respect every colleague for who they are. We provide equality of opportunity to enable everyone to fulfil their potential.

How to apply

To apply for this role, please complete our online application form HERE. You will have the opportunity to upload your CV and other relevant documentation as part of this process.

Anglo American is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace where we value and respect every colleague for who they are and provide equality of opportunity so that everyone can fulfil their potential.

Closing Date: 03/06/2022