Sibanye Stillwater: Learnership for 2021/2022

Job no: 505177
Work type: Permanent
Location: North West
Categories: Mining
Grade: C2



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Closing Date:

27 September 2021

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Your manager should be aware of and support your application. Pre-screening and psychometric evaluation may form part of the selection process. Short listed candidates will be requested to attend a panel interview. Applicants who receive no response to their applications within 14 days may consider their application for the position to be unsuccessful.

Sibanye-Stillwater is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment.

The appointee should:

  • Hold a valid Grade 10 Certificate or equivalent
  • Be in possession of a valid Blasting Certificate
  • Have at least 5 years’ experience in Trackless Mining
  • Demonstrate excellent verbal and written English communication skills
  • Have Up dip /Down dip and Winze mining experience
  • Be declared medically fit for the position and environment, as determined by a risk-based medical examination at the relevant Sibanye Stillwater Occupational Health Centre

Advantageous requirements:

  • Extensive working experience in the capacity of a Miner in a bord and pillar environment
  • Must have experience in mining operations with Drill Rigs and Bolters
  • Compliance with COP`s and legal requirements
  • Production Supervisor’s Certificate of Competency

Key responsibilities:

  • Plan, organise, coordinate and lead all members, duties and services regarding the work place operation
  • Contribute with forward planning and problem solving in the workplace.
  • Load explosives, set fuses and detonate explosives to produce desired blasting patterns and rock fragmentation in underground mines
  • Ensure health and safety of people and conditions within the section
  • Ensure that daily production is met
  • Ensure effective availability and utilization of equipment and materials
  • Adhere to the Mine’s Health And Safety Codes Of Practice , Mineral Act and Regulation requirements

Interested parties should complete and submit the standard job application form using the link below:

Internal :

External :

HR Contact Person : Inge Taylor

Recruitment Person : Innocent Thomo

Recruiter’s contact number :014 495 2591

NB: Kindly note that the HR personnel at the operations should assist internal applicants to apply should they need assistance.

Advertised: 13 Sep 2021 South Africa Standard Time
Applications close: 27 Sep 2021 South Africa Standard Time

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