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Mobile Equipment Engineer - Unki Mine (Anglo American)

Location: Harare
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Job Summary

Unki Mines (Private) Limited, invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced persons to fill the following vacancy which has arisen in the Engineering Department

Our goal is to develop and run long-life, cost-efficient, socially and environmentally responsible mining operations. We aim to do that in ways that are ever safer, cleaner and smarter, while also creating the kind of working environments that promote high performance and innovative thinking.

You’ll look after our most important resource. Our people.

We need talented people who share our belief in a better future for mining and are ready to make a difference. Could you be one of them?

Job Description

The Mobile Equipment Engineer is responsible for providing operational service to the Mine. The role ensures effective and safe movement of men, ore and material in the decline shaft or haulage and the associated maintenance and construction linked to the operational area of responsibility.

Duties And Responsibilities

  • The major work output of the role is
  • Ensure compliance with Social Performance requirements that include identifying and managing risks with social and human rights impacts
  • Ensuring legal compliance and maintenance to standards in area of responsibility.
  • Providing technical assistance in installation and maintenance of company equipment.
  • Ensuring availability of primary production machinery to required level.
  • Management of contractors of LHD, Rig and Roof Bolter maintenance to achieve KPI’s
  • Providing technical advice to the foremen.
  • Ensuring that the business plan is achieved.
  • Ensuring that the mining process remains fully operational.
  • Good employee relations and safe achievement of production performance.
  • Carry out 1st, 2nd and 3rd line maintenance of mobile equipment
  • Attending to breakdowns and emergencies as required.
  • Down time of units is minimized.
  • Ensuring Employee Effectiveness.


  • BSc Mechanical Engineering Degree – Plus 10 Years post qualification Experience or,
  • HND in Diesel Plant Fitting/Diesel Mechanic –Plus 15 years post qualification experience.
  • Basic computer literacy.
  • Working Knowledge of a Planned Maintenance Package e.g. SAP.
  • Proficiency in English.
  • Clean Class 4 Drivers License and DDC



  • At least 10 years’ experience at a Managerial level within a Mining environment
  • Experience working with underground mobile equipment
  • Knowledge of Safety, Health, and Environment systems
  • Medical certificate of fitness
  • Working experience with SAP
  • Member of a Professional Engineering body e.g ZIE/ECZ or (working towards membership)
  • This role is in the Engineering Department at D3 level reporting to the Engineering Manager

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