Maamba Collieries Ltd
Posted Job
9 months ago

Bulldozer Operator X1

Maamba Collieries Ltd (MCL) is jointly owned by Nava Bharat Singapore Pte. Limited and ZCCM-IH pic. The Company owns and operates a large scale coal mine and has also constructed and operates a 300 Mega Watt Coal fired Power Plant to cater for the growing demand for power in Zambia.

Maamba Collieries Ltd is looking for dynamic and enthusiastic professionals who want to build a career in a large and professionally managed company located in Maamba, Sinazongwe District, of Southern Province.

Reports to: Shift Boss

Functional Summary

  • Reporting to the Mine Shift Boss, the Dozer operator is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the equipment to level earth, ore, coal, and rock, break up pavement, road, ore, coal, rock and obstructions, bush clearing and compact surfaces in construction and other projects.
  • The responsibilities of this operator includes, but not limited to
  • Preparing and positioning of the machine for operation
  • Operates Dozer equipped with concave blade attached across front to gouge out, level, and distribute earth and to push trees and rocks from land preparation to constructing roads and buildings or planting crops, or in mining, quarrying operations.
  • Monitoring operation of the equipment and adjusting controls to regulate pressure, speed and flow of operation, and ensuring safety of other workers
  • Raising, lowering and manipulating attachments using manual and hydraulic controls
  • Working from drawings, markers and verbal instructions
  • Cleaning and refuelling equipment and performing minor adjustments and repairs.
  • Perform daily and maintenance and safety checks of the equipment.
  • Ensure a sound understanding of issues surrounding ground disturbances.
  • Operate Excavator on public or private sites, keeping awareness of ones surroundings.
  • Train new employees in the safe and efficient operation of the loader.
  • Operate other heavy equipment and other construction related duties as required.
  • Drives bulldozer in successive passes over terrain to raise or lower terrain to specified grade following markings on grade stakes or hand signals.

Minimum qualifications and skills required to competently undertake the role:

  • Certificate Of Competence With Minimum 2 Years’ Practical Experience.
  • Valid First Aid Certificate
  • Valid Silicosis Certificate, preferably.
  • Basic knowledge and experience In Open Cast Or Strip Mining Methods
  • Conversant with operating Cat D8R, SD 22 and Shantui Dozers

How to Apply

If you think you meet the above qualifications and experience, kindly apply to the undersigned, enclosing your detailed CV, copies of your certificates and citing 3 traceable references:

The Human Resource and Administration Manager,

Mamba Collieries Ltd,



Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.

Application deadline
10 Feb 15:00
Email applications to

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