Description-Blasting Helper / Explosive handler at Dangote Group

Dangote Group is one of Nigeria’s most diversified business conglomerates with a hard – earned reputation for excellent business practices and products’ quality with its operational headquarters in the bustling metropolis of Lagos, Nigeria in West Africa.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Description-Blasting Helper / Explosive handler

Ref ID: Mines-Ibese0012
Location: Ibese, Ogun
Employment Type: Full Time

Job Summary

  • Assisting in Explosives and accessories handling from the magazines to the Mines blasting area and carrying out any other assigned manual jobs.
  • Explosive and accessories handling from the magazines to the blasting face
  • Unplugging of drilled holes in preparation for hole charging.
  • Handling of stemming rods
  • Handling of explosive cartons from the magazine to the conveying trucks and from the conveying trucks to the mines blasting face.
  • Distribution of explosives to the respective drilled holes in preparation for charging under supervision of explosive responsible person (Mining Engineer in charge).
  • Stemming of all charged holes.
  • Handling of warning flags in assigned locations within the blasting operation area.
  • Disposition and burning of empty cartons of explosives at designated places under the supervision of explosives responsible person.
  • Carry out other duties as may be assigned by the explosive responsible person (Mining Engineer in charge)


  • WASC/SSCE/GCE/NABTEP/NECO & Blasting Certificate
  • 16 Years Working Experience
  • Ond & Blasting Certificate
  • 5 Years Working Experience
  • Good communication skill
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • A good Team Player and ability to learn
  • Must be dedicated and accountable


  • Private Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Training & Development

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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