KGML is one of the largest private sector employers in Nandi County, with nearly 300 employees. Over 90% of the workforce is drawn from the local community. KGML is committed to building skills and capabilities in the region, and has become a hub for local technical training. KGML has a training partnership with Jomo Kenyatta University’s mining faculty.
With a shortage of practical mining skills in Kenya, KGML has been actively seeking to develop its workforce in real on the job practical mining skills. KGML offers its staff extensive training and has sent employee’s with outstanding potential overseas for specialist training in Zimbabwe and South Africa which have well developed mining sectors.
KGML is committed to building skills and capabilities in the region, and has become a hub for local technical training. In May 2023, three of our employees from the local community received their full blasting certificates trained from within the ranks.