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Nafasi za Kazi 2 Barrick – Bulyanhulu Gold Mine Limited, Safety Coordinator


Safety Coordinator

Tanzania, United Republic of

Job Description


Bulyanhulu Gold Mine is seeking to recruit UG Safety Officer 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 on a practical note will ensure activities in the mining department 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: Safety Superintendent

Duration: Permanent


  • Lead by example
  • Develop the knowledge, skills and abilities of employees and associated personnel in accordance with organization policies and procedures.
  • Provide support and Assistant to the site the resolution of safety and env environment issues and champion
  • Consistent promotion of organization policies, procedures, and objectives and comply with organization safety reporting standards
  • Ensure compliance leading indicators and execution of required leadership interaction with departments
  • Continuously improve safety and training culture on the site
  • Ensure site associated personnel receive training and assessments that meets the competency requirements of Bulyanhulu systems
  • Deliver compliance to training plan / schedules in collaboration with line management
  • Co-ordinate and Deliver mobile Equipment, Drilling and Blasting and any other skills training session in line with the Bulyanhulu underground training
  • Compliance to the Training and Development related standards operating Procedures. Complete on the job follow u/field assessment as per the safety, Environment, Quality and Training Management Plan
  • Establish, develop and coach effective work teams to achieve objectives and targets.
  • Provide an effective communication channel with contractors and subcontractors
  • Carrying out regular (scheduled and ad hoc) inspection and audit for surface and underground
  • Train and coach, the BGML employees  team on safety issues
  • Attend internal and external meetings and trainings
  • Assist management in identification and control of potential major risks exposures using information obtained from daily inspection and visits
  • Advise Management and supervisors under health and safety on the development and implementation of the various aspects of safety programs systems and other matters pertaining to the health and safety of employees
  • Conduct appropriate on the job training, coaching and monitoring for workforce
  • Investigating, monitoring and follow up on recommendations from investigation and ensure actions are completed and implemented.
  • Ensuring compliance with all relevant Tanzania Regulations in your area of responsibility.
  • Any other tasks and responsibilities as directed by your Supervisor/Manager.
Qualification Requirements  
  • Certificate IV or similar qualification in workplace Training & Assessment
  • Tanzania OSHA – NOSCH Training 1 and 2 Certification
  • Minimum 3 years working experience in the same or similar role
  • Valid Driving License
Skills, Knowledge, Competences Requirements
  • Good communication (oral and written) skills
  • Sound knowledge of relevant Standard Operating Procedure
  • Sound knowledge of workplace health and safety
  • Computer literate skills
  • Self-starting and able to work under minimum supervision
  • Analysis of data, trends and providing recommendations
  • Excellent knowledge of the OHS regulations
  • Strong in hazard identification and risk management
  • Understanding of safety system and incident root cause analysis
  • Qualified to operate all equipment for which training is conducted
Experience Requirements 

  • 3 Years’ Experience in an underground safety & Training Practitioner role


About Us

Our mission is to be the world’s most valued gold and copper mining business. We are committed to partnering with our host countries and communities to transform their natural resources into tangible benefits and mutual prosperity.


With operating mines and projects in 18 countries, Barrick’s highly diversified workforce is drawn almost entirely from our host nations and equipped with world-class skills. We set the gold standard in sustainability by embedding environmental, social and economic considerations into all of our business decisions.


The company’s shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol GOLD and on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol ABX. Learn more at or follow us on LinkedIn.

About the Team

Bulyanhulu is situated in north-west Tanzania, in the Kahama district of the Shinyanga region, approximately 55 kilometres south of Lake Victoria and 150 kilometres southwest of the city of Mwanza.

Bulyanhulu is a narrow-vein gold mine containing gold, silver and copper mineralisation in sulphides. The mineralisation of Bulyanhulu is associated with a number of steeply-dipping veins. Bulyanhulu commenced commercial production in 2001.



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