Drills Technician

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka

Pridegems Mines Limited

Vacancy title:

Drills Technician

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Business Management and Administration , Category: Science & Engineering ]

Jobs at:

Pridegems Mines Limited

Deadline of this Job:

Wednesday, March 13 2024

Duty Station:

Within Zambia , Lusaka, South – Central Africa


  • Role Summary

Reporting to the Drills Technician Supervisor, you will be responsible for the day to day management of all drilling equipment’s tasks associated with the specific outlines in the duties and ensuring these are completed in a timely manner.


  • Full Grade Twelve School Certificate
  • Diploma or Advanced Certificate in Drill Technology or a related field.
  • Must be above 25 years old.
  • Possession of a valid silicosis certificate.
  • Member of the Engineering Institution of Zambia
  • Minimum of 3 years mining experience
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License
  • Proven experience in drilling equipment maintenance and repair.


  • Operate and maintain drilling equipment according to safety standards.
  • Conduct routine inspections and preventive maintenance on drilling machinery.
  • Troubleshoot and repair mechanical and technical issues related to drilling operations.
  • Collaborate with the drilling team to optimize efficiency and productivity.
  • Ensure compliance with safety regulations and industry standards.


  • Strong technical and mechanical aptitude.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Willingness to work off-site as required

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education: Postgraduate Degree

Interested candidates should send their CV

To apply for this job email your details to frank.l@pridegems.co.zm

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