Anglo American PLC Jobs in South Africa: Train Driver Surface

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18 Aug, 2010

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Anglo American PLC is one of the world’s largest mining companies. Our success depends upon a constant supply of world class mineral deposits. They must represent resources capable of being economically extracted, and we obtain them either through our own exploration or by the acquisition of mineral deposits found by others. Our unique portfolio of high-quality mining assets and natural resources includes platinum group metals and diamonds, with significant interests in copper, iron ore, metallurgical coal, nickel and thermal coal, as well as a divestment portfolio of other mining and industrial businesses. We aim to create a working environment that attracts great people and enables them to reach their full potential.

Anglo American Plc recruits Train Driver Surface

Job No.: 673920

Division: AAPLC Platinum (South Africa)

Site: Rustenburg Central Services

Department:Engineering & Projects

Work type: Full Time Permanent

Location: North West Province J

ob Level: C2

Role Description:

The surface Train Driver is appointed in terms of the MHS act.

The role will include the driving of surface railway trains, consisting of locomotives, wagons and or hoppers, with the highest possible level of safety and efficiency so as to ensure the success of the total surface railway operation within Anglo Platinum mines railways and sidings

Key Responsibilities:

Safety inspections Completion of pre use checks lists Safe haulage and run of Mine Ore, Materials / Equipment Surface Train handling as instructions are lay down in the Rule Book – Mine Specific Promote and enforce safety. Be responsible for the safe haulage and the run of Mine Ore, Materials / Equipment. Support the achievement of the Logistics Business’s plan through the effective haulage and of the run of Mine Ore, Materials / Equipment. Process remains fully operational Good employee relations Effective administration of rulebook and reporting systems.


Grade 10 or equivalent Certified Competent for specific locomotive Classes in use at that point in time on each mine Certificate of Competency for train handling – common across the group Road / Route knowledge – Mine specific Surface Railways Rule Book – Mine specific 1-3 years experience Yard and Siding layout and working – Mine specific Administrative procedures Including all policies and procedures EX: Emergency procedures – Mine specific Communication protocol – Mine specific Valid driving license – code 08

Required generic organizational training of level:

Safety and Health Logistics Knowledge Employee relations Business understanding Physical Requirements

Additional Information:

The successful candidate will be based in Rustenburg Anglo Platinum shall apply the Employment Equity principles as set out in Anglo Platinum’s Employment Equity Policy Incomplete CV’s and/or applications will not be considered.

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

To apply fax tour CV to the HR Officer at Copy of applicants ID to be included in your CV For full details and how to apply, kindly visit our careers site, Employment opportunities, at (Internal) or [email protected]

Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Closing date: 26 Aug 2010 11:55pm South Africa Standard Time


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Division: AAPLC Platinum (South Africa)

Site: Rustenburg Central Services

Department: Engineering & Projects

Work type: Full Time Permanent

Location: North West Province

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