Job Opportunity at North Mara Gold Mine Limited, Shift Boss |

Saturday, June 12, 2021

Job Opportunity at North Mara Gold Mine Limited, Shift Boss

North Mara Gold Mine Limited, Shift Boss

Shift Boss  


Bulyanhulu Gold Mine is seeking to recruit Shift Boss to join our team. The successful candidate for this position is expected to align to the Barrick DNA and drive a change within his team and the business and on a practical note will ensure activities in the mining department are effectively planned and undertaken in a safe and cost effective manner to achieve targets in accordance to BGML Mining Safety Standards, Policies and Procedures.

Reporting to: Mining Foreman 

Duration: Permanent


Plan and organize resources, people and equipment to ensure the execution of the mining schedule

Obtain, check and refine information. Collate and submit reports. Run data exception reports and take corrective action. Conduct document control spot-checks(5 point)

Identify recurring problems and derive solutions involving team members.

Recognize and reward team member efforts

Promote and assure adherence to safety, health and environmental procedures. Identify unsafe and hazardous situation

Interpret the approved operational plans. Determine how resources and processes must be utilised / applied to achieve objectives

Conduct meetings with Miners and report on previous shift status. Identify constraints and compare planned development and production against actual.

Identify own priorities including PTO’s (Plan Task Observations), leadership interactions, heading inspections and communicate constraints to relevant stakeholders

Plan, coordinate and control the load and haul process

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:                                                              

Ordinary secondary education

Blasting Certificate

Valid Driving Licence


At least 3 years Drill and Blast experience

At least 2 years’ experience in a Supervisory role

At least 2 years Load and Haul operations experience as a Miner

At least 2 years construction experience as a Miner


Excellent communication in English ,both writing  and verbal

Hazard identification and Risk assessment

Mine health &Safety Act awareness


A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses, benefits, and where applicable.

Ability to make a difference and lasting impact.

Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team.

Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless.


Applicants are invited to submit their CV’s/Resume’s, careful read application guidelines

Rename your CV in this format CV – YOUR FULL NAME

Indicating the role title “SHIFT BOSS“ in the subject of your email

Send your application via e-mail to:

If you are not contacted by Barrick – Bulyanhulu Gold Mine LTD within thirty (30) days after the closing date, you should consider your application as unsuccessful.  Short listed candidates may be subjected to any of the following: security clearance; competency assessment; physical capability assessment, reference checking.

Please forward applications before 14th June 2021