Cage Tender
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Cage Tender


Cage Tender

Barrick-Bulyanhulu Gold Mine LTD



Bulyanhulu Gold Mine is seeking to recruit Cage Tender 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 to ensure activities in the Shaft 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: Shaft Supervisor

Work Schedule: 7 Days On / 7 Days Night / 7 Days Off

Duration: Permanent



  • Ensure safe work practices by attending compulsory safety courses and meetings
  • Comply with Occupational Health and Environmental Policies, as well as other policies, procedures and guidelines
  • To perform cages prestart check up
  • Responsible for loading and offloading employees to and from underground
  • Ensure Cascade System are well Monitored.
  • Ensure and maintain shaft pumps
  • Perform housekeeping-all level
  • Able to monitor blasting boxes
  • Assisting during breakdowns of the cage skips and pipes
  • Responsible for assisting during secondary blasting
  • Ensure and maintain cleanness of cascade dams
  • Ability to understanding underground portable water systems
  • To perform Loading and offloading material to and from a shaft.
  • To Prepare a conveyance for shaft examination and repairs
  • To assist during shaft inspections 
  • Maintain dams’ level and report on any deviation
  • Complete operational and maintenance check sheets as per requirements for all assigned equipment.
  • Perform all other tasks assigned by Supervisor


QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:                                                              

  • Ordinary secondary education
  • Valid driving license
  • Cage/on setter certificate will be an added advantage 
  • Forklift certificate will be an added advantage



  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in similar industry as Truck Operator 
  • Experience in shaft operations



  • Knowledge in operating cage
  • Mine health &Safety awareness
  • Excellent communication in English, both writing  and verbal
  • Hazard identification and Risk assessment 




  • 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 “CAGE TENDER” 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:  26th December 2020

BEWARE OF CONMEN! BGML 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 Compliance ajira Hotline, by calling +1-877-246-5399 or through



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  • Location: Shinyanga, Tanzania
  • Job Title: Cage Tender
  • Application Deadline: 2020-12-26
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