Business Unit / Group Function:
Rustenburg, South Africa
Experience / Work Type:
Entry Level / Permanent Employee
14 July, 2020
Join this exceptional team in the position of Electrician. You will be expected to maintain, install and commission the electrical components of the machinery and equipment . Safety is our focus and you will be familiar with risk assessment procedures.
We take safety seriously. So will you.
Safe. Smart. Sustainable. Probably not the first words you typically associate with mining. But Anglo American is not your typical mining company.
Guided by our purpose and our values, we enable both high performance and purposeful action as we aim to “re-imagine mining to improve people’s lives”, delivering the metals and minerals that make modern life possible – from mobile phones to medicines.
Safety first is a way of life for us. We are unconditional about the safety, health and well-being of our colleagues, at work and at home, and about that of the communities where we work. We aim to lead the industry by investing in innovation to protect people, who are at the heart of our business. Our high performing teams take accountability for their own and others’ actions, work collaboratively, and always show care and respect.
Here’s an exciting opportunity to join us.
Some of the key responsibilities for this role includes:
-Conduct safety meetings and Risk Assessments
-Reporting on safety and deviations and record results of all legal examinations
-Achievement of safe production performance levels through the effective maintenance, installation and commissioning of equipment
-Manage breakdowns and emergencies as well as Planned Maintenance
-Supervision of external service providers and internal Engineering Assistants
-Ensure that material, spares and equipment are available as required and job cards are fully completed
-Ensure proper and adequate on the job training and coaching is provided to trainee artisans
-This role is in the Engineering department at a C2 level and reports into the Electrical Foreman.
In order to be successful in your application, you will need:
-Grade 12 and Technical Trade Specific N2
-Electrician Trade Certificate
-Medium Voltage Certificate
-Experience / understanding of Variable Speed drives will be an advantage
-English literacy – speak, read and write
-You will be available to work shifts and overtime if necessary as well as be on standby
-Valid code 08 drivers licence
-Basic computer literacy
-If successful, you will be required to take a Medical Fitness Test
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’re a large, successful multinational company – and we’re still growing all the time.
If your application is successful, criminal and other background checks, where appropriate, will be required.
Inclusion and Diversity
We are committed to promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace where we value and respect every colleague for who they are. We provide equality of opportunity to enable everyone to fulfil their potential.
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.
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.
14th July 2020
If you do not hear from the Company within 21 days after the application deadline, please consider your application to be unsuccessful.
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