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Gemstone Graders

Kariba Minerals Limited

This is a Full-time position in Kalomo posted 14/04/2022.

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# Job Description


Kariba Minerals Limited is a mining company and has long been a reliable
source of high-quality Amethyst for major manufacturers of gemstone related
products. The company is owned 100% by ZCCM Investment Holdings. The company’s
market share is estimated at over 90% of the Amethyst originating from Zambia,
and we are arguably the largest single Amethyst producer in the world.
Presently, the company exports its products mainly to international markets.
Worldwide, it is one of the oldest mines for semi-precious stones and one of
the largest sources of quality Amethysts. Kariba mine is based in Mapatizya
which is approximately 110km from Kalomo in the Southern Province.

The company is therefore inviting for applications from highly motivated,
result oriented, qualified and experienced persons to fill the following

Gemstone Graders

Number Required: Seven 7

1\. Key Responsibilities

a Examine gemstones to evaluate their colour, clarity, size, quality, and
value, utilizing knowledge of gems market valuations.

b Examine gem surfaces internal structure using optical instruments, to
differentiate between stones, identify rare specimens, or to detect flaws,
defects, or peculiarities affecting gem values.

c Examine the physical characteristics of stones for gem identification,
quality determination and for appraisal.

d Grade stones for colour, perfection, and quality of rough, cut and polished

e Assist in estimating the wholesale retail value of gems, following pricing
guides, market fluctuations, and various economic changes that affect
distribution of precious stones.

f Responsible for preparing documentation i.e certificates and export
documents for gemstones.

g Supervision of in-house graders and logistics personal

h Perform any other tasks assigned by Supervisor

2\. Qualifications, Experience & other attributes

–>Grade 12 certificate
–>Minimum a Certificate in Gemology or equivalent
–>At least 2 years’ experience in gem grading.
–>Must have excellent knowledge of the different types of gemstones.
–>Able to work professionally at all times.
–>Possess excellent communication skills in both spoken and written forms.
–>Customer service oriented.

Location: Mapatizya

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Applicants who meet the above requirements are invited to send their
Curriculum Vitae to **** . The closing date for
receipt of applications is Friday 22nd April, 2022. Please do not send scanned
copies of your educational qualifications at this stage and clearly indicate
the job applied for in the subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be

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