Joachim Garikai Chimhina
Mr Garikayi Chimhina is a qualified Human Resources Manager with 13 years of experience. Adept in screening, interviewing, hiring and training as well as developing and implementing Human Resources strategies and initiatives aligned with the overall business strategy.
Mr Chimhina started his career as a teacher from 1996 to 2008. Beginning of 2009 he then started his career as Human Resources Office at Sabi Gold Mine, was promoted that very year to Human Resources Executive up to 2012. In October 2012 he was promoted to Human Resources Development Manager Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation (ZMDC) in charge of training and developing Human Resources for the ZMDC group up to December 2013. In January 2014 Mr Chimhina was promoted to Acting Group Human Resources Manager becoming substantive Group Human Resources Manager in 2015. Between January 2017 and July 2018 Mr Chimhina held the position of Acting General Manager whilst a substantive General Manager was being sought. Mr Chimhina left ZMDC in October 2021 and Joined Zimbabwe School of Mines in April 2022 as the Head Human Resources Manager and Administration Manager.
Mr Chimhina holds a Master of Commerce in Strategic Management and Corporate Governance (Midlands State University), Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resources Management degree (Zimbabwe Open University), Bachelor of Technology Education Management degree (University of Pretoria), Diploma in Personnel Management (IPMZ), Diploma in Law-Conciliation and Arbitration (University of Zimbabwe) and Diploma in Education (Gweru Teachers’ College)