Assistant Boilermaker at Barrick gold mine Shinyanga Tanzania

shinyanga full time

Job description

JOB TITLE – Assistant Boilermaker (01 Vacancy)


Bulyanhulu Gold Mine is seeking to recruit Assistant Boilermaker to join our team. The successful candidate for this position is expected to align to the Barrick DNA and drive a change within his/her team and the business and on a practical note will ensure activities in the Engineering department are effectively planned and undertaken in a safe and cost-effective manner to achieve targets in accordance to BGML Mining Safety Standards, Policies and Procedures.

Reporting to: Fabrication Workshop Supervisor 

Duration: Permanent 


  • Ensure safe work practices, i.e., attending compulsory safety courses and meetings, use of required PPE, incident/accident reporting and ensuring total adherence to all Safety, Occupational Health, and Environmental Policies, as well as other relevant policies, procedures, and guideline
  • Take reasonable care to ensure own safety and health whilst at work and that of others.
  • Assist with general workshop operations.
  • Assist with the maintenance and servicing of HME equipment.
  • Assist the Boilermakers and machinist during working
  • Using power tools, angle grinder, hand drill, etc
  • Using of hand tools to perform the tasks
  • Perform other duties as directed that fall within the scope of the position.
  •  Ensuring that the selection of materials for repairs, replacements and inspection comply with the required standards. 
  • Correct selection of hand power tools hand, welding equipment, thermal cutting equipment and thermal heating equipment and safety equipment for safe use. 
  • Understanding of engineering and structural drawings, interpreting sketches and drawings application of measuring equipment, marking, welding terms, codes and symbols and cutting tools 
  • Using oxy acetylene welding & cutting, thermal gouging and thermal heating. 
  • Interpretation of materials safety data sheets (MSDS) 
  • Planning of the logical sequence of welding operations 
  • Complete assigned work in a timely manner with minimum supervision and to an internationally acceptable standard. 

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:                                                                     

  • Ordinary level certificate – Form IV 
  • Welding and Fabrication certificate – (FTC, IMTT & VETA) will be added advantage 
  • Valid driving license


  • At least 3 to 6 Months experience in similar role
  • Welding process experience 


  • Excellent communication in English, both writing and verbal
  • Hazard identification and Risk assessment
  • Mine health &Safety Act awareness
  • Ability to use power and hand tools 


  • Job Identification225218
  • Posting Date 08/21/2023, 01:36 AM
  • Apply Before 09/05/2023, 01:36 AM
  • Degree LevelTrade School
  • Job Schedule Full time
  • Locations Kahama Shinyanga, Kahama, Shinyanga, P.O. Box 891, TZ


Job Summary

Published On: Aug. 22, 2023, 8:01 a.m.

Vacancy: 1

Job Nature: full time

Location: shinyanga

Dead Line: Sept. 5, 2023

Company Detail

Bulyanhulu is situated in north-west Tanzania, in the Kahama district of the Shinyanga region, approximately 55 kilometres south of Lake Victoria and 150 kilometres southwest of the city of Mwanza. Bulyanhulu is a narrow-vein gold mine containing gold, silver and copper mineralisation in sulphides. The mineralisation of Bulyanhulu is associated with a number of steeply-dipping veins. Bulyanhulu commenced commercial production in 2001.