Business Unit / Group Function:
Mokopane, South Africa
Experience / Work Type:
Entry Level / Permanent Employee
26 January, 2021
Closing Date: 26 January, 2021
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Be part of a team that delivers quality work by ensuring high productivity as well as appreciate the machine’s maintenance optimum working parameters.
Be part of the team. The team that makes it happen.
Anglo American has a portfolio of world-class mining operations. We mine, process, move and market the essential ingredients that enable a cleaner, more connected world and that meet fast growing consumer-driven demands for products from smartphones to electric cars. Our basic materials build homes, offices, railways and airports, and our diamonds fulfil people’s dreams.
Our Platinum business mines, processes and refines the entire range of platinum group metals (PGMs): platinum, palladium, rhodium, ruthenium, iridium and osmium. We are the world’s leading primary producer of PGMs, which have a range of specialised applications that improve lives across the world, from vehicle fuel cells to jewellery; dentistry to glassmaking; pacemakers to petroleum refining.
Working in the mining department under the supervision of a Pit Foreman you will be operating Earth Moving equipment in order to clear areas of rocks broken during drilling and blasting operations.
Your responsibilities will include:
Identifying any unexpected problems that could require high level technical support to and advise supervisor
Ensure that regular inspections are carried out on the earth moving equipment to ensure operating worthiness
Operate Earth moving equipment according to task standards
Move earth moving equipment according to heavy duty driving regulations
Compile an accurate shift report
Accompany the Pit Foreman when inspecting completed task
This role is in the Mining department at B3 level reporting to the Pit Foreman.
Grade 12 Numeracy and literacy
Passed basic maintenance modules for Earth moving equipment
1-year experience operating Earth moving equipment
1-year experience operating a Dozer, Front End Loader or Grader
Communication in English
Valid driver’s license – Code 08
First preference will be given to applicants residing within the communities of Mokopane
What we offer
When you join Anglo American you can expect to enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package, but more than this, you’ll find yourself in an environment where the opportunities for learning and growth are second to none. From technical training to leadership programmes, we bring out the best in our people. There are plenty of opportunities to move onwards and upwards too. We are a large, successful multinational company – and we are still growing all the time.
Who we are
Anglo American is a global diversified mining business. Our portfolio of world-class mining operations provides the metals and minerals that make modern life possible. We use innovative practices and the latest technologies to discover new resources and mine. We work together with our key partners and stakeholders to unlock the sustainable value that those resources represent for our shareholders, the communities and countries in which we operate and for society at large. Anglo American is re-imagining mining to improve people’s lives.
How we are committed to your safety
Nothing is more important to us than ensuring you return home safely after a day’s work. To make that happen, we have the most rigorous safety standards in the industry. Not only that, we’re also continually investing in new technologies – from drones to data analytics – that are helping to make mining safer.
Inclusion and Diversity
Anglo American is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace where we value and respect every colleague for who they are and provide equality of opportunity so that everyone can fulfil their potential.
Successful candidates will be required to complete background screening which may include a criminal check and validation of qualifications.
How to apply
To apply for this role, please complete our online application form. You will have the opportunity to upload your CV and other relevant documentation as part of this process.
Closing Date: 26 January 2021