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Job Opportunities at Lafarge Cement HND / BA / BSc Job

2024-05-30 08:36   Engineering / Technical   Cross River   70 views
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About the role
This position is responsible for executing and supervising daily drilling activities and coordinating with the blasting team during the charging process. Additionally, overseeing the main and auxiliary mining activities such as leveling quarry benches and opening new limestone quarries with two Epiroc drill rigs. Regularly checking in with mining and drilling machine operators ensuring health and safety, especially for those working alone in remote and challenging areas of the limestone quarry.
What you'll be doing

Understand and comply with HSE policies to assume that HSE are the first priority of the business. Actively support key safety initiative at the plant and assist the department as needed to improve HSE performance and results
Demonstrate a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to safety policies in all work environments and areas
Ensures safe working conditions and good safe practices are applied at work.
Organize and execute Drilling operation work site to insure work is carried in green, safe and injury free environment. Give precise instructions and committed with it and his subordinates to avoid any confusion about work
Create middle chain point between technicians and team Leader and pack up of in case of absence
Execute and implement Drilling operations, and assign each drilling technician for his daily work
Report the shutdowns reasons and drilling operation production to the drilling & blasting Team Leader
Reporting with the technicians the drilling log which effect on the explosives charging in the drilling holes
Doing with the technicians and operators the first inspection for all equipment every day and cascading the breakdowns and its effect on the operation
Follow the breakdowns with the workshop team to finish it and planning a time frame for each breakdown
Communicate with the operation team about the planned blasts and its readiness
Communicate with the drilling and mining operators to evacuate the quarry during the blasting process

Who you'll be working with

Mobile Plant Manager
Quarry Manager
MPD Planner
Workshop Supervisor
Mining Engineer
Quarry Supervisor
Plant Mechanics

Plant Context

Effective and efficient running of quarry operations to achieve the set objectives of the plant in terms of raw material, output and cost.
Support proximity: support by CTC

What we are looking for

Computer literacy is essential Technical / Functional Skills:
Knowledge of SAP.
Good knowledge of RCA methodology and facilitating skills.
Strong spoken & written communication skill

Level of Education

Technical Education or equivalent in Mechanical or other related field with at least 4 years’ experience in the Cement or similar industry
Minimum of 4-5 years post-qualification experience.
Machine Main System knowledge.

Technical & Behavioural competencies:

Solid knowledge of drilling machines operation

Leadership and Managerial abilities

Problem solving – Strong analytical & problem-solving skills & ability to handle a range of management, coordination & technical issues.
Technical decisions related to equipment performance & condition evaluation.
Propose section needs from tools/equipment, supplies or necessary projects.
Administrative decisions related to labor and work area management

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Company Description
Lafarge Africa Plc is a leading Sub-Saharan Africa building solutions Company and member of the LafargeHolcim group.
The vision of Lafarge Africa Plc is to be the most trusted and preferred partner of African construction professionals and home builders by delivering cement, concrete, aggregates ... read moreand other building solutions that are best in quality, environmentally sustainable and nationwide available at affordable cost.
Making urbanization a success is one of the challenges of this century and at LafargeHolcim, our ambition is to contribute to Building Better Cities. As a world leader in building materials, LafargeHolcim supports the metamorphosis of cities with innovative solutions that provide cities with more housing, making them more compact, more durable, more beautiful and better connected.
For many years, Lafarge Africa Plc has been committed to a deliberate strategy of sustainable development that combines industrial know-how with performance, value creation, respect for employees and local cultures, environmental protection and the conservation of natural resources and energy.
We put certain values at the forefront of the way we do business viz: health and safety, environmental protection, corporate governance (Ethics) and social responsibility (in the areas of education, health, youth empowerment, and shelter). We develop a highly competent workforce to operate our plants and businesses, through intensive training and exchange programmes.
The company is committed to progress and attentive to the ever- changing needs of local communities. This is demonstrated by contributing to the improvement of their quality of lives in a sustainable manner through setting up local development programmes in key areas that have direct impacts on socio-economic well being of the people and their environment.
More importantly, Lafarge Africa Plc endeavors to create more value for our customers, providing them with innovative and high quality products and solutions. Our well-known brands - Ashaka Portland Limestone Cement, Elephant Cement, Powermax Cement, Supaset Cement, UniCem Cement as well as Readymix Concrete and Aggregates - all stand for quality, consistency and long term strength which help deliver solutions that contribute to more housing for people, more compact buildings, better connected communities, more beautiful structures and more durable construction.
For our concrete operations, we leverage on the Group's 50 years of experience in innovative concrete solutions and this puts us in the position to provide quality solutions that are designed to meet the specific needs of today's builders. Today, Lafarge Readymix operations have a production capacity of 3.5 cubic million metric tonnes in Nigeria.
Building solutions
Lafarge works with all actors in the building industry of Nigeria, from do-it-yourself builders to large construction companies, architects and local artisans. Whether supplying high-quality cement to a craftsman or helping leading architects explore and deliver creative possibilities, Lafarge Africa Plc is committed to providing solutions that fit the needs of all its clients.
Lafarge Africa Plc's clients benefit from the technical expertise and product innovation that are the hallmark of LafargeHolcim, an international leader in building materials with a global presence in 90 countries and decades of experience. In Nigeria, LafargeHolcim offers a range of innovative and high-performance products.