Winder Electrician at Bulyanhulu Gold Mine

Barrick-Bulyanhulu Gold Mine Ltd

Winder Electrician

Shinyanga, Tanzania, United Republic of
Job Description

Bulyanhulu Gold Mine is seeking to recruit Winder Electrician to join our team. The successful candidate for this position is expected to align with the Barrick DNA and drive a change within his 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 with BGML Mining Safety Standards, Policies, and Procedures. .

Reporting to: Shaft Electrical Supervisor
Duration: Permanent


  • Ensure safe work practices by attending compulsory safety courses and meetings
  • Wear the appropriate PPE for the task at hand
  • Comply with Occupational Health and Environmental Policies, as well as other policies, procedures, and guidelines
  • Knowledge of safe working practices and maintenance around main consumer substations, overhead power lines, main compressors, refrigeration plants, main ventilation fans, winders and shaft operations, emergency power generators, high and low voltage installations, and reticulation diagrams for underground and surface operations.
  • Knowledge of operating and switching for 220KV to 6.6KV
  • Overhaul/Maintain electrical equipment in accordance with set company policies and procedures.
  • Complete required testing and safety checks on electrical equipment.
  • Attend breakdowns and complete necessary fault-finding.
  • Under the direction of the supervisor, provide appropriate on-the-job training and coaching to less experience personnel.
  • Install and maintain of all winders and shaft equipment to reduce unplanned maintenance and optimize availability.
  • Overhaul winders and shaft equipment in accordance with set company policies and procedures.
  • Carry out defined and necessary checks on winders and shaft equipment as per job card.
  • Complete job card as required and inform supervisor of any deviation found on the job card


  • Diploma/FTC/Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering
  • Ordinary/Advanced level certificate
  • Tanzanian Valid Driving License
  • High voltage certificate


  • Must have a minimum 2 Years’ experience on high Voltage Switching (6.6KV ,11KV and 220KV)
  • Must have a minimum 3 Years’ experience as an Industrial Electrician
  • Emergence Power Generation experience is added advantage

Skills and Knowledge

  • Communication skills
  • Customer service skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Job Info
Job Identification 225632
Posting Date 08/14/2023, 04:07 PM
Apply Before 08/27/2023, 04:07 PM
Degree Level High School Graduate
Job Schedule Full time
Locations Kahama Shinyanga, Kahama, Shinyanga, P.O. Box 891, TZ

About Us
Our mission is to be the world’s most valued gold and copper mining business. We are committed to partnering with our host countries and communities to transform their natural resources into tangible benefits and mutual prosperity.

With operating mines and projects in 18 countries, Barrick’s highly diversified workforce is drawn almost entirely from our host nations and equipped with world-class skills. We set the gold standard in sustainability by embedding environmental, social and economic considerations into all of our business decisions.

The company’s shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol GOLD and on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol ABX. Learn more at or follow us on LinkedIn.

About the Team

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.

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