Production Development Trainer – Barrick/ Bulyanhulu Gold Mine

Conduct remote operation in open stope
Discuss with Supervisor how to improve operating & cycle efficiency
Monitor & control operating & cycle efficiency
Monitor & control loading & cycle efficiency
Coach and mentor trainees on LH307, LH410, LH514 Sandvik Loaders as well as Remote operation
Assist with the training and skills development of trainees.
To provide technical, practical and field support in various working areas of the mine focusing in increasing work effectiveness and productivity while lowering cost through improved good operational practices
Collect drilling consumables & mining instructions
Perform pre-use inspection
Develop and train long hole operators in industry best practice.
Develop and train long hole operators in Sandvik automation drilling
Foster, mentor and develop current longhole operators improving overall safety and productivity metrics
Conduct charging of Blast Holes
Face preparation & marking off
Installation of Ground Support – bolt, mesh, cablebolts
Perform Drilling Activities
Uncouple equipment & remove from workplace
Ensure all Equipment are clean
To Record & Report Drilling Performance

Ordinary secondary education
Trained and competent in operation of Sandvik Loaders, Production Drills and/or Jumbo
Valid Driving Licence

Minimum of 8 years’ experience in fully mechanized high speed mine
Experience in operating machine in large underground mining operation
Demonstrated ability to achieve high speed development (175m per month per jumbo)
Ability to demonstrate >160dm per shift production drill
Exposure to automation of both production drills and loaders
Demonstrated ability in training operators in all facets of UG mechanized mining.

Excellent communication in English, both writing and verbal
Hazard identification and Risk assessment
Mine health &Safety Act awareness
A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses, benefits, and where applicable.
Ability to make a difference and lasting impact.
Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team.
Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless.

Method of Application
Applicants are invited to submit their CV’s/Resume’s, careful read application guidelines
Rename your CV in this format CV – YOUR FULL NAME
Indicating the role title “PRODUCTION DEVELOPMENT TRAINER” in the subject of your email
Send your application via e-mail to:
If you are not contacted by Barrick – Bulyanhulu Gold Mine LTD within thirty (30) days after the closing date, you should consider your application as unsuccessful. Short listed candidates may be subjected to any of the following: security clearance; competency assessment; physical capability assessment, reference checking. Please forward applications before 23rd December 2020