CHIEF SORTER – KAROWE DIAMOND MINE


Karowe invites suitably qualified candidates to apply for the following position:
Chief Sorter tenable in Letlhakane ( REF: KDM 017)
Job Summary
Reporting to the Process Engineer, the Chief Sorter will be responsible for maintaining his area of responsibility according to set standard operating procedures with a view of minimizing diamond breakdowns. The position will also be responsible for equipment maintenance in the sorthouse, and carrying out parcelling and shipping in line with best practice principles.

Requirements

Effectiveness Areas;
  • Implementation of standards and procedures in the sorthouse.
  • Ensuring data accuracy through completing and maintaining logs.
  • Carrying out periodic sorthouse inspections to assess risk and ensure internal controls are in place.
  • Supervision and training of diamond sorters
  • Business improvement.
  • Planning, budgeting and cost control
  • Safety, Health and environmental compliance.
Personal Attributes:
  • Planning and organising skills
  • Teamwork
  • Innovation
  • Analytical skills
  • Communication
  • Change agent
Qualifications and Experience:
  • BGCSE certificate or Diploma in a related field or equivalent qualification
  • Ten (10) years relevant experience in a sorting environment. Two of which should have been in a similar position.
  • Knowledge and experience in plant recovery will be an added advantage

Company profile

Boteti Mining (Pty.) Ltd. operates the Karowe Diamond Mine in Letlhakane in the Boteti sub district. The plant was commissioned in April 2012 and has gone on to achieve exceptional performance. It is the source of some truly special diamonds. The plant completed major upgrades that include introduction of X-Ray Transmission (XRT) technology in diamond recovery. This is adding to the already existing innovative application of autogenous milling in diamond processing. The Company is embarking on exploration with a view of developing more mining projects.

Closing date and application instructions

Only candidates who meet the above requirements need apply enclosing detailed curriculum vitae and certified copies of certificates, clearly indicating the position applied for as well as the reference number on the email subject line torecruitment@botetimining.co.bw.
Closing date for applications is June 24, 2016. Only short listed candidates will be responded to.

CAREERS AT DIAMOND TRADING COMPANY BOTSWANA (DTCB)


An exciting opportunity exists for you to be part of the Diamond Trading Company Botswana (DTCB) team to deliver Strategy 2020. If you are motivated and inspired by significant challenges, DTCB offers you the chance to be part of the Executive Committee Team reporting to the Managing Director.
SENIOR MANAGER – FINANCIAL SERVICES (RE-ADVERTISEMENT)
Main purpose of the job
To contribute to the overall leadership of the organisation through effective strategic and commercial financial planning, monitoring, reporting and risk management to enhance business controls, governance and support the commercial decision making processof the business. Key to the role will be to support the business in particular Operations, in its drive to achieving processing excellence, by providing relevant management and financial accounting information for effective control as well as aiding appropriate and timely decision making. The position will also take overall responsibility for leading the coordination of risk activities across the business, as well as provision of effective company secretarial services.

SAFETY AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Reports to: Manager – Senior Manager Technical Services

Main purpose of the job

This role is primarily responsible for planning, developing and implementing safety, sustainable development (S&SD) and occupational hygiene programmes as well as assurance in order to protect the health and safety of all employees and safeguard DTCB’s assets in line with legislative and business requirements.

SECURITY SUPERINTENDENT ASSURANCE
Reports to: Manager – Security Services
Main purpose of the job
This role is primarily responsible for providing effective and efficient security assurance services so as to contribute to preventing loss of diamonds and other assets.
SECURITY SUPERINTENDENT – INTELLIGENCE
Reports to: Manager – Security Services
This role is primarily responsible for planning, coordinating and supervising the provision of an effective and efficient intelligence service within a specialised area or function to ensure optimal protection of company assets and people. It also identifies and appropriately address, threats and vulnerabilities that can impact on the company’s operations.
CULTURE AND CHANGE MANAGER
Reports to: Manager – Business Excellence
Main purpose of the job;
This role is primarily responsible for driving culture and change strategy of DTCB and to provide specialist support and advice for any business transformation. In collaboration with business, this role also helps manage all change and transformation initiatives and advises on stakeholder management to obtain buy-in and support of these initiatives.
BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT MANAGER
Reports to: Manager – Business Excellence
Main purpose of the job
This role is primarily responsible for establishment of business improvement practices required to achieve sustainable productivity and efficiency by developing, planning and implementing of multiple initiatives aimed at improving business efficiency and productivity.

Company profile

Diamond Trading Company Botswana (DTCB) is the world’s leading diamond sorting and valuing company. DTCB recently launched Strategy 2020 which focuses on driving processing excellence to enable the company to achieve its Vision to be a world-class diamond processing organisation. DTCB has committed to achieving an operations excellence maturity level that promotes consistent and transparent practices through formalised systems. This will enable the company to fulfill its Purpose to sort and value diamonds passionately and meet customer needs of efficiency, accuracy and safety.

Closing date and application instructions

If you qualify please submit your application and a copy of certified Omang, latest CV and certified educational certificates clearly marked “Senior Manager – Financial Services” to the Human Resources Manager – Service Delivery, DTC Botswana, Private Bag 0074, Gaborone, or send email to recruitment@dtcb.co.bw
Please note that we will only respond to short-listed candidates.
Closing Date: 17th June 2016

CAREERS AT KAROWE DIAMOND MINE


Reporting to the Process Engineer, the Chief Sorter will be responsible for maintaining his area of responsibility according to set standard operating procedures with a view of minimizing diamond breakdowns. The position will also be responsible for equipment maintenance in the sort-house, and carrying out parceling and shipping in line with best practice principles.

Requirements
Implementation of standards and procedures in the sort-house.
Ensuring data accuracy through completing and maintaining logs.
Carrying out periodic sor-thouse inspections to assess risk and ensure internal controls are in place.
Supervision and training of diamond sorters
Business improvement.
Planning, budgeting and cost control
Safety, Health and environmental compliance.

Personal Attributes:
Planning and organizing skills
Teamwork
Innovation
Analytical skills
Communication
Change agent

Qualifications and Experience
BGCSE certificate or Diploma in a related field or equivalent qualification
Ten (10) years relevant experience in a sorting environment. Two of which should have been in a similar position.
Knowledge and experience in plant recovery will be an added advantage

Only candidates who meet the above requirements need apply enclosing detailed curriculum vitae and certified copies of certificates, clearly indicating the position applied for as well as the reference number on the email subject line to recruitment@botetimining.co.bw.