Closing date: 20 January 2019
Operating entity: UBE Mining, MIddelbult
Geographical area: Secunda, Mpumalanga
Role category: Process Implementation
Sasol Mining operates six coal mines that supply feedstock for our Southern African integrated value chain. The coal supplied to Secunda Synfuels Operations (SSO) is mainly used as gasification feedstock and some is used to generate electricity. The coal supplied to Sasolburg Operations (SO) is used to generate electricity and steam. We also export coal from the Twistdraai Export Plant to international power generation customers via the Richards Bay Coal Terminal.
ABOUT THE ROLE / PURPOSE OF THE JOB
To achieve performance targets in sections, through planning, organising and control of the day to day operations.
Ensure that targets are met
Improve performance and reduce costs
Ensure team adheres to SOP’s and COP’s
Provide Safe and healthy working conditions
Build capabilities of in-section personnel
Conduct section inspections to eliminate risks
Conform to legal and Sasol Mining requirements
Identify and implement best practices
Coach and develop sub ordinates
Execute administrative support work, efficiently and accurately
In line with Sasol’s commitment to Employment Equity, preference will be given to suitable candidates from designated groups.
In addition to a pre-employment medical examination, some positions may require a physical fitness assessment, as part of the normal pre-employment selection criteria.
Qualifications and expertise required:
Grade 12/N3 (with Maths and English/Business English)
Valid Blasting Certificate (for Fiery Mines)
Valid First Aid Certificate
Valid Red Ticket
Valid driver’s license
Specific experience required
-2-4 years’ experience of underground coal mining
-Experience and knowledge of Safety, Health and Environment and relevant Legislation
-Competent A and 8 gasses
Personal Attributes: Competencies (skills, knowledge and characteristics)
Drive the Value Chain
Sound communication skills
Good interpersonal skills
Able to function without supervision
Failure to provide Sasol with truthful information and valid documents will render your application null and void.
Please note that the Sasol Group/ Sasol Mining will never request you to make cash deposits/ payments as part of the recruitment process.