Mechanic at JTI (Japan Tobacco International)

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • 000 USD / Year
  • Applications have closed
  • Salary: 000

TI (Japan Tobacco International)

Title:  Mechanic

Job ID:  89220
Country:  Zambia
City:  Lusaka
Professional area:  Agronomy
Contract type:  Permanent
Professional level:  Experienced

Lusaka, 02, ZM, 10101

JTI Zambia is part of Japan Tobacco International, a leading international tobacco company with operations in more than 130 countries. Operating in Zambia since 2010, JTI has operations in Chipata, Chisamba, Kaoma and Lusaka where it supports and procures tobacco from over 7000 small scale and commercial farmers.

JTI employs over 45,000 people worldwide. Our success depends on people, we create an organizational culture based on working as one team and being accountable. Since 2019, JTI Zambia has been accorded the Top Employer for Zambia and Africa certification.

To support our operations, we are looking for a Mechanic to join our Agronomy Development and Extension Training (ADET) centre in Chisamba.


Position purpose

The position exists to provide auto mechanics to ADET vehicles (cars, buses and tractors) & genset and to carry out routine, scheduled servicing, and issuing fuel. Frequent mileage checking of the vehicles and service records, and complete work specified in the manufacturer’s service schedules. Complete simple servicing tasks, such as changing engine oil and filters or checking lubricant levels.



  • Grade 12 school certificate.
  • Diploma in auto repair/mechanics.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in in mechanics, experience in repairing cars, buses, tractors.
  • Ability to perform manual tasks as assigned.
  • Reliable and dependable.


Personal attributes

  • Ability to follow directions and adhere to safety guidelines.
  • Ability to operate a variety of small hand tools.
  • Ability to read, comprehend simple instructions and pay attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of the team.

Are you ready to put in your all and join a dynamic team?

Applications close on Sunday, 13 August 2023.