Tradesperson – Welder Job Opportunity at Geita Gold Mining Ltd

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Job Overview
Tradesperson 1 – Welder
Geita Gold Mining Ltd


Job Description


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



Please apply through our recruitment portal by following the link below. Please click the link or type the URL address on a website browser to access the application portal.
On the portal you will be required to upload your detailed CV, copies of relevant certificates, e- mail and telephone contacts, names and addresses of three referees. Please do not attach certificates that are not related to the qualifications stated above.
You will also be required to upload a cover / application letter addressed to “Senior Manager Human Resources, Geita Gold Mining Ltd”. Subject should be “Tradesperson 1 – Welder”


Application Link:

You will be required to present original certificates if you are contacted for interviews.
Internal Applicants (those currently employed by AngloGold Ashanti) must have their application letter endorsed by their Head of Department (HOD) or Manager once Removed (MoR).



Applications should reach the above on or before 27 December 2022 at 5:30 Pm
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.



Please note when you are invited for interviews, you will be required to present proof of vaccination against COVID-19 (Covid-19 vaccination certificate) or if you are not vaccinated, please go for a Covid-19 test and obtain a 96 – hour valid PCR Covid-19 negative certificate.
You are also advised to adhere to all recommended prevention measures including proper wearing of face masks and washing or sanitizing your hands before you are allowed through Geita Gold Mine entry points.


BEWARE OF CONMEN! GGML does not receive money in exchange for a job position. Should you be asked for money in exchange for a job offer or suspect such activity, please report this immediately to our Security Department, Investigation Unit, by calling +255 28 216 01 40 Ext 1559 (rates apply) or use our whistle-blowing channels by sending an SMS to +27 73 573 8075 (SMS rates apply) or emailing or use the internet at



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