FQM Control Room Operator Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs

FQM Control Room Operator Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs. FQM Zambia programme looking for “Control Room Operator“. Applicants with a A Trade/Crafts certificate or its Equivalent may apply on or before May 17, 2021.

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. is a Canadian-based mining and metals company whose principal activities include mineral exploration, development and mining. Its main product is copper, which accounts for 80% of revenues as of 2016.

FQM Control Room Operator Jobs 2021

The FQM has published a job vacancy announcement on 11 May 2021 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Control Room Operator to be based in Zambia.

Recruiter First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (FQM)
Position Control Room Operator
Location Solwezi, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post 01
Qualification A Trade/Crafts certificate or it’s Equivalent
Experience Required A minimum of 5 years.
Application Deadline May 17, 2021

FQM Job Vacancy 2021

Job Purpose: As a key member of the Flotation team and reporting into the Shift Supervisor Flotation, the Control Room Operator Flotation is accountable to oversee the process control of all flotation operations utilizing a PCS 7/Siemens plant management system focusing on achieving consistent and maximized production.

Specific Job Responsibility:

  • The role has process control accountability from the flotation feed surge tanks, all flotation cells, pump and reagent dosing systems;
  • Maintain safety of self, field operators and others in Flotation area through strict compliance to HSE standards, procedures and instructions;
  • Continually push for increased safe production whilst maintaining plant integrity with zero spills and/or equipment damage;
  • Execute real-time monitoring and control to deliver and exceed the KPI’s of flotation recovery, concentrate quality, Expert Control system utilisation and critical control loops in desired modes;
  • Perform regular loop through all pertinent and relevant graphics on PCS 7/Siemens to assess compliance of available information to normal operating ranges and behaviour, and troubleshoot, report, regulate and assist in resolution of any non-compliance;
  • Ensure that shutdown and start-up procedures in all areas of control are executed safely and promptly;
  • Operate the equipment according to the procedures given in the operating strategies and instructions;


  • Essential: A Trade/Crafts certificate or its Equivalent.
  • Desirable: Training and working knowledge of plant control software (SCADA), specifically PCS 7 and/or Siemens WinCC control systems.


  • A minimum of 5 years of direct experience as an operator in a flotation circuit.

Other Details

  • Contract Type: On-going
  • Categories: Process
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Location: Kalumbila Mine
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply FQM Control Room Operator Jobs 2021

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to this link Click Here

The Closing Date: May 17, 2021

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Particulars Details Link
Job Advertisement Download
Official Website www.first-quantum.com