31 July 2020

Kumba Iron Ore Mining Learnership Opportunity 2020

Kumba Iron Ore is looking for talented team members to join their Mining Learnership Opportunity and discover all about surface mining and mobile equipment. This learnership will take place at their Sishen Mine located near the JTG District community.

This learnership is meant for result and teamwork oriented individuals seeking an out-of-ordinary work experience in a remote northern location.

This six-month's Mining Learnership Programme is an enrichment programme for the community on Trackless Mobile Machinery (TMM) and will enable you to develop skills with classroom and on-the-job training in surface mining.  This Programme will enable you to maximise your potential along with a tailored plan to provide you with a future to make a difference. 

As you progress through your mining learnership programme, Kumba will help you discover your real capability and develop your skills as a future Drilling or Blasting Assistant and/or various Trackless Mobile Equipment.

  • You must have successfully obtained a Grade 12 or Technical N3 with Mathematics Literacy or Mathematics. 
  •  Physical Science will be advantageous. A valid South African Driver's License.  Successfully pass a VTA (Vienna Testing System) / (DOVER) and obtain a Certificate of Fitness (medical assessment) before the mining learnership will commence.
What we offer
  • A stipend/allowance per month, for duration of programme
  • Free training and experiential learning
  • MQA Certificate after competency declaration to add to skills
  • Personal Protective Equipment
Who we are

We are constantly seeking new opportunities to mine and process our products sustainably, using less water, less energy and more precise extraction technologies. As the custodians of coal and other precious natural resources - diamonds (through De Beers), copper, platinum and other precious metals, iron ore and nickel - our extraordinary teams work safely and collaboratively, with the utmost consideration for local communities, our customers and the world at large.

Background Checks

Successful candidates will be required to complete background screening which may include a criminal check and validation of qualifications.

Reference Number: REF2216L

Closing Date: 4 August 2020

Location: Kathu, South Africa

If you do not hear from the Company within 21 days after the application deadline, please consider your application to be unsuccessful.

Preference will be given to applications from the designated group defined in terms of Employment Equity. 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.

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