Tradesperson 1 – Welder at Geita Gold Mining Ltd


Geita Gold Mining Ltd (GGML) is Tanzania’s leading gold producer with a single operation in Geita Region. The company is a subsidiary of AngloGold Ashanti, an international gold producer headquartered in South Africa, with operations in more than ten countries, in four continents. The mine is situated in the Lake Victoria Gold fields of Northwestern Tanzania, only about 85 km’s from Mwanza City and 20 km’s Southeast of the nearest point of Lake Victoria. The company has its head office in Geita, only 5 Km’s west of the fast-growing town of Geita, and also a supporting office in Dar es Salaam. Applications are invited from ambitious, energetic and performance driven individuals to fill in vacant position(s) mentioned below:

Position: Tradesperson 1 – Welder.

Contract type & Duration: Unspecified time contract

Department: Engineering

Re Reporting to: Senior Supervisor – Welding

Number of Positions: Two (02)


Purpose of the role is to perform and complete all task assignment safety, using correct method and safety precautions to the required quality standard, completing task on time effectively using the resources, given for each task. Execute all planned and unplanned tasks and release the equipment safely to the mining operation team


VETA Trade Test Certificate Grade one in welding and Fabrication or its equivalent
GGML is an equal opportunity employer: Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply


At least 2 years’ working experience or above in Mining industry as a Welder
Must possess Valid Tanzania Driving license


Measuring and cutting materials to specifications
Welding materials using the correct materials to join the metals together
Checking finished work to make sure that it falls within the tolerances marked on the blueprints
Reading and understanding blueprints prior to start a project.
Be able to adhere to all safe working practices and procedures in the HME workshop welding section and GGM at large
Conduct inspection of equipment’s for cracks damages or defects and records findings
Be able to plan work before execution
Repair equipment and report completion of tasks to Senior Supervisor
Do all grinding works
Meet work delivery deadlines to minimize the demand for resources without exceeding the required by date for work completion
Observe all safety requirements relevant to the job in hand
Report to Supervisor any unsafe equipment immediately
Carry out work as required or directed


Competent in using Mig Welding
Should be a good team player
Demonstrate a good commitment to deliver
Positive attitude towards safety and environment compliance
Should be ready to work under pressure with tight deadlines and minimal supervision



Closing Date : 28th December, 2022.

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