FQM HER Excavators Artisan Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs

FQM HER Excavators Artisan Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs. FQM Zambia looking for “HER Excavators Artisan”. Applicants with A Grade Ten (Grade 12) may apply on or before 28 September 2022.

FQM HER Excavators Artisan Jobs 2022

The FQM has published a job vacancy announcement on 21 September 2022 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of HER Excavators Artisan to be based in Solwezi, Zambia.

Recruiter First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (FQM)
Position HER Excavators Artisan
Location Solwezi, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Grade Ten (Grade 12)
Experience Required A minimum of 3 years
Application Deadline 28 September 2022

FQM Job Vacancy 2022

Key Responsibilities:

  • Keeps equipment available for use by conducting dairy inspections and defect identifications; Completing preventive maintenance tasks such as, Undercarriage, hose & Power unit (Engine) inspections, Oil changes, Air filter changes and oil sampling,
  • Maintaining Excavator functional condition by taking note of complaints from operator checklist; conducting Dairy in-pit short service; repairing mechanical and electrical systems breakdowns, executing parts and components replacements and change outs; repairing defects on the excavators.
  • Verifies quality of machine serviceability by conducting machine movement tests before and after service; adjusting controls and systems to conform to normal machine operating standards.
  • Cost control through warranty claims, evaluating service quality and choosing better options for parts.
  • Must perform all repair and maintenance works according to the relevant Quality(OEM) standards.
  • Fully participate in maintaining the appearance of the machines through cleaning, washing, and painting.
  • Fully participate in identifying and compiling a detailed defects checklist.
  • Keeps excavator machines in an operable state through conducting troubleshooting, attending to machines breakdowns, ensuring the right parts and components are changed, performing preventive maintenance tasks and ensuring machines come in for Service.
  • Keeps supplies of parts ready by inventory checking, Correct orders and verifying receipt of ordered parts.
  • Must be able to read and interpret machine technical manuals, Hydraulic/Pneumatic circuits diagrams and operational manuals when required.
  • Must be able to widen their knowledge base through participation in available Educational/Training opportunities.
  • Able to apply the acquired technical knowledge and skills to improve fleet performance.
  • Accomplishes maintenance and organization mission and goals by performing given tasks as required.
  • Perfom other duties as instructed by the supervisor


  • Grade Ten (Grade 12)
  • Craft Certificate in HER from recognised institution
  • Class C Driver’s Incense


  • A minimum of 3 years’ relevant experience in a similar role in a Mining environment
  • Hands on experience working with Liebherr and Hitachi excavators.

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply FQM HER Excavators Artisan Jobs 2022

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: 28 September 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Particulars Details Link
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Official Website www.first-quantum.com

About Us!

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.