FQM Shift Boss Production Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs

FQM Shift Boss Production Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs. FQM Zambia programme looking for “Shift Boss Production”. Applicants with A Grade 12 Certificate may apply on or before 05 June 2022.

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 Shift Boss Production Jobs 2022

The FQM has published a job vacancy announcement on 31 May 2022 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Shift Boss Production to be based in Solwezi, Zambia.

Recruiter First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (FQM)
Position Shift Boss, Production – Load and Haul
Location Solwezi, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Grade 12 Certificate
Experience Required 3 years
Application Deadline 05 June 2022

FQM Job Vacancy 2022

Job Purpose: To supervise the mine crews, to ensure safety is managed, overall development performance is monitored and efficiency of mine workers engaged in surface mining operations in line with MR213.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensures compliance with the Mines Act.
  • Ensures workplace safety and environmental standards are established and met, and that standards and procedures are communicated to site personnel
  • Assists with filling personnel requirements for mine and other departments
  • Assists with sourcing and filling equipment needs
  • Prioritizes tasks and delegates workload to mine crews and monitors progress.
  • Provides leadership and encourages performance
  • Communicates routinely and effectively with the Shift manager and other supervisory personnel as required
  • Tracking, analysis and or equipment to ensure optimum usage assisting Mine Captains in pit where there is found to be excessive under/over utilisation of equipment.
  • Manage all disciplinary hearings to get zero backlog of cases
  • In charge of the operations in the pit within a section or two.
  • To follow correct instructions from the respective supervisor and laid down procedure and regulations.
  • Performs other related duties that may be required


  • Grade 12 Certificate with passes in English, Mathematics and Sciences
  • Certificate / Diploma in Mine Engineering from a recognized institution
  • Valid Blasting Certificate
  • Valid First Aid
  • Drivers License


  • 3 years’ relevant experience in mining is required, (preferably 1 year’s supervisory experience)
  • Comfortable working with machines, and mechanically adept
  • Knowledge of mining rules and regulations
  • Proven track record of supervising and managing people

Other Details

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

How to Apply FQM Shift Boss Production 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: 05 June 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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