Anglo American – Front End Loader Operator OC 2021
Are you able to operate a Front-end loader and determine loading different sizes of materials? Here is an exciting opportunity for you to join Anglo American – Mogalakwena Platinum Mine as a Front-End Loader Operator OC
We take safety seriously. So will you.
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, process, move and market our products to our customers around the world.
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.
You will be operating a front-end loader in order to clear areas of rock broken during drilling and blasting operations for purposes of hauling the broken rock or cleaning up the loading area.
Your responsibilities will also include:
- Identify any unexpected problems that could require higher level technical support to and advise supervisor
- Ensure that front end loader is maintained according to set standards
- Report to Dispatch and/or Pit Foreman when task complete
- Accompany Pit Foreman when inspecting completed task
- The operator is expected to use the front-end loader effectively and safely to ensure high productivity as well as to appreciate the machine’s maintenance and optimum working parameters
This role is at a Band B5 level reporting to the Shift Supervisor.
- Matric with Maths and Science
- Passed basic maintenance modules for F/E Loader
- One year experience operating F/E Loader
- One year experience operating the D9 or 824 Dozer
Knowledge and Skills
- Must be familiar with risk assessment procedures
- Be prepared to do standby duties and work overtime
- Good Communication skills
If successful, you will be required to undergo a Medical Fitness Test and Psychometric Assessment
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 globally 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 the 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 fulfill 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: 10 November 2021