Anglo American PLC Jobs in South Africa: Millwright, Jig Engine Team

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19 Aug, 2010

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Mining Jobs in South Africa, Vacancies South Africa

Anglo American PLC South Africa is a multi-national mining company, founded in South Africa as a mining enterprise but now extending into other areas. Natural resources remain the focus of its operations. Its headquarters are in London, United Kingdom.

Anglo American PLC focuses on natural resources with five core business units: base metals, coal, diamonds, iron ore (or ferrous metals and industries) and platinum. Its operating footprint includes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America. Wholly-owned subsidiaries include Anglo Base Metals, Anglo Ferrous Metals and Industries, Anglo Coal and Anglo Industrial Minerals (Tarmac). Partially owned subsidiaries include Copebras (Brazil), Anglo Platinum Ltd (South Africa)(79.6%)and 63.4% of Kumba Iron Ore. The paper and packaging business Mondi Group was spun out in 2007. It also holds 45% of the diamond mining company De Beers.

Anglo American Plc recruits Millwright, Jig Engine Team

Job No.: 675036

Division: AAPLC Kumba Iron Ore (South Africa)

Site: SIOC Sishen Mine

Department: Plant

Work type: Full Time Permanent

Location: Northern Cape



Minimum requirement N6 with Millwright Trade Certificate (proof required) Valid driver’s license (Code 8 or higher) (proof required) Valid Fitness for Duty certificate Sound knowledge of AC/DC motors, AC drives, VSD’s and Siemens PLC systems and other PLC systems is a prerequisite (proof required) Sound knowledge of Hydraulic pumps, valves, proportional valves, Hydraulic packs and systems (proof required) Sound knowledge of vibrating feeders. Sound knowledge of Pneumatic systems. Measure up to man-job specifications Preference will be given to candidates who have at least 3 years relevant experience (proof required)


Interpersonal — Teamwork, Cross-Cultural Awareness and Stress tolerance Analytical – Good judgment, Information gathering, problem Analysis and Technical skills and competence Communication Skills Operational — A concern for excellence and execution Good people relation skills; Interpersonal sensitivity Abilities — Analytical – Judgment, Problem Analysis and Objective Setting; Dynamism – Self Confidence, Decisiveness, Initiative and Persuasiveness


Service and maintenance of all Plant maintenance equipment Testing and/or repair on electrical AC/DC motors, AC drives, VSD’s, JIG Control Systems, Hydraulic Systems and Pneumatic and Siemens PLC systems and transformers Must be able to read and interpret equipment drawings and blueprints Do maintenance switching on HV, MV and LV Transformers and T3 switch gear Do maintenance switching on MV and LV switch gear Responsible for work quality and own safety Responsible for own safety Participation in GIRA, SAP and Omega Execution of Ad-hoc tasks Perform planned and unplanned maintenance Inspections and fault finding Do improvement projects Assist foreman and planner in revising maintenance schedules


Incomplete CV’s and/or applications will not be considered. The initial salary will be determined in accordance with Kumba Iron Ore regulations Applicants must submit a complete, updated CV with original certified copies of certificates, K009-form (applicable to all Kumba employees) and advertisement to GSS Local Walk-in-Centers situated in the Plant and Mining, or GSS Central Walk in Centre situated in the Finance Building, to reach them on or before 2010-08-27. It can also be emailed for faxed to email: [email protected] and Fax nr: 086 577 2429 Enquiries to be made at the following number: 053 739 3248

Closing date: 27 Aug 2010 11:55pm South Africa Standard Time

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Division: AAPLC Kumba Iron Ore (South Africa)

Site: SIOC Sishen Mine

Department: Plant Work type:

Full Time Permanent Location: Northern Cape

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