HD – Auto Electrician at Barrick | April 2024

April 25, 2024
Application deadline closed.

Job Description


Position Description

Bulyanhulu Gold Mine is seeking to recruit a HD Auto-electricians  to join and grow our team.

Join our exceptional team and embody Barrick’s core values as you work with us. We are in search of individuals who can champion Barrick’s DNA by:

  • Communicating Honestly, Transparently, and Acting with Integrity
  • Exhibiting a Results-Driven approach
  • Delivering solutions that are Fit for Purpose
  • Dedicating themselves to Building a Sustainable Legacy
  • Taking Responsibility and being Accountable
  • Committing to Zero Harm
  • Cultivating strong and meaningful Partnerships

If you’re ready to contribute to our world-class team while embracing these values, we encourage you to apply and become a valued member of our diverse workforce.


  • 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 guidelines.
  • Follow all maintenance procedures and ensure the completion of mechanical activities according to standard without causing any further damage to any component /system/equipment.
  • Ensure equipment isolation, adhere to working at height and confined space standards/ procedures, and conduct pre-start checks/ inspections.
  • Carry out mechanical repair and preventative maintenance to maintain Plant and Mobile equipment in a safe and efficient manner to achieve production and cost targets.
  • Carry out troubleshooting, fault finding, and corrective maintenance to solve unplanned equipment unavailability events.
  • Ensure that maintenance practices result in maximum equipment availability.
  • Utilize work instructions to determine job requirements, including job sheets, quality, the number of materials/ resources, etc.
  • Perform PM inspection according to the maintenance requirements and ensure preventive maintenance compliance.
  • Conduct mobile and Plant equipment upgrades/modifications as required.
  • Removal of machine components and replacement
  • Provide accurate and timely feedback to the supervisor on conditions that may affect the functionality of the equipment.
  • Ensure supervisors and all stakeholders are kept informed of equipment availability status.
  • Follow up on outstanding maintenance/repairs.
  • Complete shift handover process.
  • Actively participate in training activities to gain new skills and develop full potential.
  • Identify and diagnose issues with vehicle electrical systems.

Qualification requirements

  • Ordinary level certificate – Form IV
  • Auto Electrical Trade Certificate – (FTC, IMTT, and VETA)
  • Valid driving license

Experience and competencies needed.

  • Experience in Maintenance (underground equipment)
  • 3 years of experience as an HD Auto-Electrician
  • Heavy equipment mechanical knowledge required.

Skills / knowledge requirements:

  • Diagnose and repair automotive electrical system.
  • Using test equipment to locate electrical and electronic malfunctions.
  • Dismantling and removing electrical and electronic assemblies and components.
  • Able to apply knowledge of automotive electronics, engines, and chassis.
  • Install components, such as alternators, starter motors, horns, lights, and turn signals.
  • Perform maintenance on batteries and charging systems.
  • Inspect and test electrical connections and components.
  • Replace and install electrical connectors, relays, fuses, and circuit breakers.
  • Abel to Analyze and interpret technical diagrams.

What We Can Offer You                                     

  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses and site-specific benefits.
  • The ability to make a difference and lasting impact.
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • Opportunities to grow and learn with industry colleagues.
  • Acess to a variety of career opportunities across the organization

We are committed to a safe work environment sending every person home safe and healthy every day and leaving a sustainable legacy on our host communities

Job Identification 229589

Apply Before 05/03/2024, 03:36 PM