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:                                       Work Management Planner

Contract type & Duration:             Unspecified time contract       

Department:                                  Engineering

Re     Reporting to:                                 Senior Planner

Number of Positions:                     One (01)


To conduct planning work as a member of the Engineering wide team accountable for the delivery of the planned performance of the department with zero injuries at the lowest practical unit cost. To specify the requirements for safely, correctly, and efficiently completing approved work.


  • Bachelor’s degree or Advanced Diploma in Automotive, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • Full Technician Certificate (FTC) in Automotive, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • GGML is an equal opportunity employer: Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply


  • At least 3 years’ working experience in Mining Industry and must possess the following
  • Extensive skills and experience on working with mobile equipment’s as technician
  • Extensive scheduling/ planning in Engineering/ Maintenance / Production / Process environment
  • Experience in various ERP’s preferably SAP
  • Experience with data collection, upload and download data sheet


  • Execute the plan work element of the business process framework
  • Review the work order and notifications daily and assist in prioritizing planning work/ to track upcoming work
  • Plan approved work orders / notifications (within area of accountability) for resource procurement and execution prior to the required by date
  • Engage with the work execution teams to contribute to planning details from those expected to do the work
  • Incorporate work execution team input into planning packages
  • Obtain sign – off on work packages from accountable Senior supervisor
  • Identify and escalate all critical issues that threaten the successful planning of work orders for completion by their required date
  • Plan work to minimize the impact on operating performance without exceeding the required date for work completion
  • Specify resources as per BPF planning process chart (PL 10 – PL12) and initiate the orders
  • Work packages must comply with applicable legislation, standards, policies, and procedures
  • Develop and use standard work packages to improve the efficiency of the planning process
  • Support the scheduling process by ensuring that all required resources are planned to ensure the purpose is met
  • Liaise with departments on availability of equipment, tool, and material for planning purposes
  • In the creation and review of work packages an understanding and recording of associated risks and control measures is required
  • Actively identify systems and procedures regularly within the area to maximize effectiveness and efficiency within the company
  • Provide, initiate and co – ordinate continual improvement of work packages
  • As a work management process champion, will carriers service getting accountabilities and Authority (initiator) with the following responders: Engineering department, Service deportment, Process plant, Mining Operations, Mining Support and Contractors.

Work Management Planner Job Vacancy at Geita Gold Mining Ltd


  • Computer system application skills (Excel + word)
  • Should be a good team player
  • Must possess excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Should be able to develop effective working relationship across all levels of organisation
  • Positive attitude towards safety and environment compliance
  • Should be ready to work under pressure with tight deadlines and minimal supervision
  • Be able to read and understand maintenance manual book
  • Sound knowledge on health, safety, and environment issues
  • Experience in using CAT SIS


  • Please apply by clicking the APPLY button below.
  • 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 Work Management Planner”

Application Link:

  • If you struggle to apply via the link provided, please head over to our website  for a step-by-step guide on how to apply for jobs on our recruitment portal (SuccessFactors).
  • 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 26 August 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