Job Vacancy For Electrical Assistant At Keegan Resources Ghana Ltd

Keegan Resources Ghana Ltd. ("KRGl") is a fully-owned subsidiary ofAsanko Gold Inc., a company which is building the Asanko Gold Mine, Ghana's next gold mine. The vision of Asanko is to become a mid-tier gold mining company that maximizes value for all stakeholders.


Assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools.

Key Responsibilities:

•   Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system;
•   Assist to plan layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures, based on job specifications;
•   Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem;
•   Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components;
•   Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes;
•   Advise management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous;
•   Perform any other duties that may be assigned from time to time by the supervisor;
•   To carry out preventive maintenance including checking, cleaning and lubrication of electrical equipments.

Qualification Required & Experience

•   Trades qualification in Electrical/Electronics/Instrumentation Installation;
•   Minimum of two (2) years’ post qualification work experience in a similar position;
•   Well developed oral and written communication skills (i.e. English and Twi);
•   Ability to read and interpret elementary electrical and mechanical drawings, plans and specifications;
•   Ability to read and interprets circuit diagrams, construction drawings and service repair manuals;
•   Cooperation and compliance with instructions.

Location: Ghana

How To Apply For The Job

When applying, please follow the guidelines below to maximize the success of your application:

•   Include an introductory paragraph in your covering letter explaining why you believe you are suited to the role you are applying for;
•   Limit your CV to 4 pages;
•   Your CV must include demographic detail, qualifications, work experience and a minimum of two referees
•   List your most recent positions first;
•   Include copies of relevant certificates and academic records.

Applications, together with detailed curriculum vitae and proof of qualifications, should be submitted by the deadline date to:

Human Resources Officer
Keegan Resources (Ghana) Ltd.
Obotan Gold Project.

Or email:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 01 June, 2015

Please note: only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.