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Operator Roof Bolter - South32, Wessels Mine

Date: 24-Nov-2022

Location: Hotazel, Northern Cape, ZA, 8490

Company: South32 Group Operations Pty. Ltd.

 POSITION SYNOPSIS:

  • The purpose of the role is to safely support roofs by means of a roof bolter in accordance to Ground Control standards.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Serious contenders will have Grade 12 with Mathematics and Science/ Grade 10 (Internal candidates) with a of 1-year minimum relevant experience in a mining environment;
  • Equipment license on Roofbolter is essential;
  • Competency B Certificate is advantageous;
  • Valid Code B Driver’s License is essential.

 

CORE ACCOUNTABILITIES:

 

  • Conduct the pre-shift checks prior to operating machine;
  • Conduct the applicable Safe Work Instruction for normal routine tasks or Risk Assessment if non-routine tasks are required;
  • Report all equipment defects or unsafe conditions to the control room and supervisor;
  • Support an underground working place by means of anchors placed into drilled holes (Roof bolting);
  • Achieve excavation stability in the presence of geological discontinuities and brows.

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Please apply online by entering the preferred position reference nr at our website http://careers.south32.net

(Preference will be given to applicants from designated groups)

 

Applications close 8 December 2022 at 17H00.                        

South32 has an overriding commitment to safety and environmental responsibility