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First Quantum Minerals
Industry: Mining
Country: Zambia
City: Andulo
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  • Posted: 26 June 2015

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. is an established and rapidly growing mining and metals company producing copper, nickel, gold, zinc and platinum group elements. (...)



Sentinel is the first mine to be developed at the Trident project in the North Western Province of Zambia. The project comprises five large-scale mining licences and significant geological potential exists for expansion of operations, including the Enterprise nickel mine announced in December 2012. First Quantum is investing US$1.725-billion at the Sentinel mine and construction remains on time and on budget. Plant commissioning will commence in mid-2014 and copper production is expected reach 280 – 300,000 tonnes per annum.



Mechanical  certificate or diploma
Diesel fitter/Pump fitter


Ability to perform mechanical inspection as well as electrical and meachanical troubleshooting and repairing thereof. Hydraulic maintenance and trouble shooting skills and experience on a range of ancillary equipment is required. Experience on pumps and lighting plants maintenance is highly advantageous Must be capable of diagnosing and repairing quickly. Must have strong electrical skills experience of layout, design and function of hydraulic components is required

Job Locations Availability

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    Angola - Andulo

Required Skills

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Inspection