Quality Assurance Technical Writer

Company Kamoto Copper Company S.A.
Reference # KCC003
Published 02/12/2017
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Ville de Kolwezi, DRC, Congo, The Democratic Republic of the
Kamoto Copper Company (KCC) is a large-scale copper and cobalt producer with substantial high-grade mineral reserves, located in the Lualaba Province in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), in the Central African Copperbelt. KCC is a joint venture between Katanga Mining Ltd. (75%) and the state-owned mining companies, Gecamines (20%) and SIMCO (5%).

The operation consists of open pits and underground mines, one concentrator and a hydrometallurgical processing facility. KCC is constructing the Whole Ore Leach plant to increase throughput capacity and improve recoveries to sustainably produce 300,000 tonnes of copper and 22,000 tonnes of cobalt per year by 2019.

KCC employs more than 7,000 workers (employees and contractors). The company develops local suppliers and surrounding communities through community and infrastructure improvement programmes.
Job Functions Copywriting,Data Capturing,Engineering,Mining,Mining & Metals,Operations,Publication,Quality Control
Industries Mining,Publishing,Science & Technology,Technical
The Quality Assurance Technical Writer shall:

•Develop working technical documents such as Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions.
•Liaise with subject matter experts across all departments to develop aforementioned documents.
•Maintain documents in both hard copy and SharePoint electronic library.
•Maintain physical library for all OEM Manuals, Standards, Specifications, 3rd party literature and drawings.
•Train company representatives on the electronic library process and the maintenance thereof.
•Manage ongoing updates of all Quality Management System documentation.
•Audit departmental document control compliance.
•Participate in ISO 9001-2015 internal audits.
•Relevant qualification in document control systems (ISO 9001-2015)
•5 years’ work experience in mining processes and activities
•5 years’ experience in writing technical documents
•Previous experience in policy and procedure writing and in electronic libraries
•Fully proficient in MS Office applications
•Proficient in both English and French languages- written and verbal
•Practical experience in SharePoint electronic library
•Ability to successfully obtain a valid Congolese driver’s license and successful completion of a pre-employment medical exam and background check
Job Closing Date 17/12/2017
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