PPC Botswana (Pty) Ltd is looking for an Electrician


Closing Date: Friday, 22 December, 2017
Job Category: Industry and Maintenance
Job Location: Gaborone

PPC’s employees have created a better life for all its stakeholders through the “Value Based Management” (Kambuku) process. Our company embraces the diversity of people and ideas and as such supports the employment equity philosophy. PPC is Southern Africa’s largest manufacturer of cement and Lime products and has had a proud association with Botswana, through its subsidiary PPC Botswana (Pty) Ltd. PPC Botswana has, since its inception in 1995, supplied the majority of cement used to build our nation.


The provision of Electrical maintenance including – both emergency break down repairs and planned maintenance (Asset Care Plans execution).
Install, maintain and repair electrical, electromechanical and electronic parts of machinery and equipment.
Install improvements and major upgrades to electrical plant and subsystems.
Prompt reaction time to breakdowns (Standby Duties).
Identifi cation of problematic equipment, subsequent fault fi nding through various root cause analysis techniques and finding effi cient and eff ective solutions to return equipment to working order.
Active participation in safety, health, environment and quality initiatives
Test and maintain electric motors, variable frequency drives
Ensure proper job and spare planning
Compliance to maintenance work order system

Customer service (Quality/ Flexibility/ Delivery on Time)
Promoting safety and risk management initiatives
Meet or better standard wrench time
Conduct infrared analysis and fi eld equipment examination using specialized thermographic imaging and digital cameras.
Promote and participate in cheaper, better, faster (CBF) philosophy

Minimum Education or Qualifications:

NCC Electrical/N3 or equivalent. A qualified Artisan.


Be able to communicate well at all levels,
Good motivational and interpersonal skills
Effective communication and teamwork

Key Skills and Experience:

5 Years in Heavy Industry.
Experience in maintenance system, especially Onkey or any CMMS system is an added advantage.

Application Instructions:

If you meet the requirements for the above position, please forward your application via e-mail to
recruitment.cement@ppc.co.bw OR
The HR Officer, PPC Botswana (Pty) Ltd, PO Box 2424, Gaborone OR hand delivered to: PPC Botswana, Plot 22034 Takatokwane Way
Gaborone G/West Industrial

Old Mutual Life Insurance Company (Botswana) (Pty) Ltd is looking for an Operations Manager


Closing Date: Friday, 15 December, 2017
Job Category: Banking and Insurance
Job Location: Gaborone

Old Mutual Life Insurance Company (Botswana) (Pty) Ltd, (Old Mutual Life), provides long term group risk insurance solutions. Our group vision is to become our customers’ most trusted partner – passionate about helping them achieve their lifetime financial goals. Our
target clients include large, medium and small businesses, unions and affi nity groups. Our products are sold almost exclusively through licensed intermediaries.

This is a senior management position that reports to the Managing Director. The Operations Manager is responsible for delighting customers through a superior product and service experience. The Operations Manager will achieve this through a maniacal focus on product improvement, customer experience, operational efficiency and talent development and management. Managing a multidisciplinary team as well as exploiting Old Mutual Group resources and synergies, the Operations Manager will ensure that they achieve their objectives whilst adhering to world class governance and compliance standards.


Product/Customer Experience

Owns Net Effort Score (NES) and Net Promoter Score (NPS)

Operational Efficiency

Owns operational efficiency and quality
Ensures the effectiveness and appropriateness of operational processes
Accountable for execution of tactical business plans at operational level Management Effectiveness
Develops talent under supervision
Provides operational and best practice context for internal environment
Manages service delivery through a team over periods of 3 months to 1 year

Relationship Building

Builds effective company and Group wide relationships

Governance & Compliance

Accountable for governance and compliance at an operational level

Minimum Education or Qualifications:

Minimum Bachelor’s degree in any field


Personal Mastery (Learning)
Customer First
Leading with Influence

Key Skills and Experience:

Minimum 5 years’ work experience in any field
*An insurance qualifi cation and experience are advantageous but not mandatory

Application Instructions:

Please submit applications with subject OPERATIONS MANAGER to contactus@oldmutual.co.bw.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted, all applicants who have not received feedback by 15th January 2018 must consider their
application unsuccessful.

Mowana Copper Mine is looking for a Processing Plant Manager

Closing Date: Sunday, 31 December, 2017
Job Category: Mining
Job Location: Francistown

Mowana Copper Mine is a Botswana Copper development and Mining Company whose focus is to grow as a base metal business and transition from operations start up to a sustainable copper producer in Botswana. Mowana Copper Mine is situated in the North-Western part of Botswana between Mosetse and Dukwi villages.

Job Summary
To formulate and oversee implementation of operational and tactical plans in line with the Department and Business Strategy and objectives. Ensures Operational and Process efficiencies and improvements through best practices and effective resource utilisation.

Key performance areas

Production and Operational Plans
Plant Maintenance
Budget Control
Process Improvement
People & Teams Effectiveness
Safety, Health, Environment and Archaeology

Minimum Education or Qualifications:

Recognised Degree/Higher National Diploma in Metallurgy or Chemical Engineering


Knowledge of the Filtration & Floatation processes
Knowledge of Business Management Systems
Strategic Planning
Organisational Awareness
Excellent Communication & Presentation Skills
Team work

Key Skills and Experience:

a minimum of 15 years’ experience within a Metallurgical and Mineral Processing environment,
5 of which should have been at Superintendent level.
Experience in base metal processing plant is essential, with demonstrated track record on Safety, Business Improvement, Systems Design and Implementation.

Application Instructions:

To apply please e-mail an application letter, detailed CV and certified copies of certificates to recruitment@leboam.com or mail to: The Human Resources Manager, Private Bag F111, Francistown.