Miner General

Listing reference: mr_000852
Listing status: Closed
Apply by: 2 June 2022
Position summary
Industry: Mining & Quarrying
Job category: Other: Mining
Location: Thabazimbi
Contract: Permanent
Remuneration: Market related
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position of Miner General, to be based at Dishaba Mine, near Thabazimbi, Limpopo. The successful candidate, will report to the Shift Supervisor Mining.
Job description

The successful candidate will be responsible for, but not be limited to:
  • Examine workplace and declare them safe before crew commencing work
  • Follow Surveyors measurement, marking the workface in terms of Drill holes and direction
  • Charge up and blast
  • Lash ends and clean
  • Support the walls and roofs in underground mine with rock bolts
  • Install lights, pipes, ventilation and other equipment required to service the mine
  • Maintain discipline and good relationship amongst crews.
  • Effective self-management and alignment with M&RC Values and Leadership initiatives

Minimum requirements

Suitable candidates must possess the following minimum qualifications and skills:
  • Grade 12 or NQF 4 equivalent
  • Blasting Certificate of competency
  • Valid First Aid Certificate
  • Medical Certificate of Fitness
  • Team management skills
  • Organisational Skills
  • Good communication skills in English
Suitable candidates must have the following work experience:
  • 1 year experience as a Learner Miner
  • 1 year experience in a trackless underground mining environment
  • Experience on Ore-Pass rehabilitation
  • Construction experience  

All appointments will be done in line with our employment equity strategy.
  1. The Recruiter may amend, delete or expire jobs at any time without notification.
  2. Murray & Roberts reserves the right not to proceed with filling the position.
  3. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview.
  4. If you do not receive any feedback on your application within 4 weeks from the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful

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